Events on Sunday, November 04, 2012, Dickson Mounds
Native American Foodways
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Sunday, November 04, 2012, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Dickson Mounds Museum presents Native American Foodways on Sunday, November 4, 2012 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. This free event will illustrate how ancient Native Americans acquired, processed, and stored their food with an emphasis on the technology used to do so. Whether food was gathered, hunted, or cultivated, ancient Native Americans used innovative means to accomplish these tasks. Visitors will enjoy a variety food demonstrations throughout the afternoon and they will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities.
The event will be held outdoors weather permitting. Please dress appropriately. In case of inclement weather, activities will be moved indoors. Admission is free and all ages are welcome. Find out more ...
Please note that event dates are subject to change. To confirm dates, please call the appropriate site.
Events, Dickson Mounds
Illinois Valley Archaeological Society Lecture CANCELLED
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Wednesday, January 07, 2015, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Due to the threat of severe cold weather forecast for Wednesday, January 7, 2015, the monthly IVAS meeting at Dickson Mounds is cancelled. Find out more ...
Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Thursday, January 08, 2015, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
At Dickson Mounds on Thursday, January 8, 2015, at 9:30 a.m., the Tot Time topic will be “Magic”. Find out more ...
Kid's Day: Winter in Illinois
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Saturday, January 10, 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a Kid’s Day: Winter in Illinois on Saturday, January 10, 2015, from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Find out more ...
Hickory Ridge Concert Series: The Shanites
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Saturday, January 17, 2015, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Hickory Ridge Concert Series welcomes the return of the driving sounds of “New Irish” music as The Shanites take the stage Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm. This Bloomington based celtic group has been performing around the state creating an atmosphere reminiscent of a party below deck of the Titanic.
In 2001 The Bloomington Pantograph named The Shanties “Best Local Irish Band”. Find out more ...
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum Saturday, January 24, 2015, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Participate in a traditional Native American Winter Gathering. Enjoy a variety of activities and demonstrations, including storytelling, music, group games and dances, doll making, and beading.