Main Lecture Series

Thank you for your interest in the Palm Beach County Archaeological Society.  Our 2019-2020 Lecture Series Programs will be held on the LAST Thursday of the Month at 6 PM.

The Venue: The Summit Branch of the Palm Beach County Public Library- 3650 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach 33406. For more information please call: 561 853 4443

Here are the dates and topics of discussion for our 2019-2020 season:

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Thursday November 28, 2019 at 6 PM: Archaeologist Drew Schneider will present a lecture about Johnathan Dickinson.

December: NO LECTURE Holiday Break

BIO-ANTHROPOLOGY PROGRAM:Thursday January 30, 2020 at 6 PM: Bioanthropologist Dr. Meredith Ellis will Present: The Children of Spring Street: The Bioarchaeology of Childhood in a 19th Century  Abolitionist Congregation in Lower Manhattan

Thursday February 27 at 6 PM: Palm Beach County Archaeologist Christian Davenport will present DOWN AND DIRTY- A Report on New Archaeological Discoveries from the Northern Everglades.

Thursday March 26 at 6PM: CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY PROGRAM: Philosophy of Culture Researcher Henry Calway will present: Dark Potentialities- The Structure and Function of Narratives about Mass Violence.

Thursday April 30 at 6 PM: Archaeologist Rodrigo Cardenas will present a program on Recent Archaeological Investigations in Fort Lauderdale

Thursday May 28 at 6 PM: Archaeologist Drew Schneider will present: A Critical Examination of Historic Accounts of Native Florida