SAVE THE DATE!
Archaeology Day November 4, 2023
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park Visitor Center
The Colorado Desert Archaeology Society (CDAS), in partnership with the
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and Anza-Borrego Foundation,
will celebrate our mountain and desert cultural heritage.
Archaeology Day Activities
- Educational exhibits about cultural resources in the Colorado Desert District, How to Visit an Archaeology Site, and the Colorado Desert Archaeology Society
- Participation by local Indigenous artists
- Exhibits by San Diego County archaeological organizations, museums and education programs and indigenous cultural centers.
- Family friendly activities including Paddle and anvil pottery making and rock art painting. Materials will be available for visitor participation.
- Uses of Native Plants for Food, Medicine and Construction
- Guided tours of the Archaeology Lab conducted by the Colorado Desert Archaeology Society volunteers.
- In-person Field Trips to desert cultural and petroglyph sites.