Unearth the hidden treasures of historical and ancient Florida archaeologists from the Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) this summer at the library.
Learn about how people of the past used stone tool technology to shape the world around them. Presenters from the Florida Public Archaeology network will be on hand with presentations and activities.
- Archer Branch Wednesday, June 20: 3:00pm - 4:00pm ALL AGES
- High Springs Branch Friday, July 06: 11:00am - 12:00pm ALL AGES
- Headquarters Branch Monday, July 09: 11:00am - 12:00pm ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS)
- Micanopy Branch Wednesday, July 11: 2:00pm - 3:00pm ALL AGES
- Hawthorne Branch Tuesday, July 17: 3:30pm - 4:45pm TEENS (12-18 YEARS),ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS)
- Tower Road Branch Monday, August 06: 2:00pm - 3:00pm TEENS (12-18 YEARS),ELEMENTARY (5-11 YEARS),ADULTS (19 AND UP)
What is FPAN?
The Florida Public Archaeology Network, FPAN, is a statewide network with regional centers dedicated to public outreach and assisting local governments and the Florida Division of Historical Resources, in order to promote the stewardship and protection of Florida’s archaeological resources. Through creating and developing partnerships, FPAN strives to engage many publics with Florida’s rich archaeological history.
The Florida Public Archaeology Network's mission is to promote and facilitate the conservation, study and public understanding of Florida's archaeological heritage. The Florida Public Archaeology Network is dedicated to the protection of cultural resources, both on land and underwater, and to involving the public in the study of their past. Regional centers around Florida serve as clearinghouses for information, institutions for learning and training, and headquarters for public participation in archaeology.