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PCC’s Archaeology Center at the Arizona Archaeology Expo, March 29

March 28, 2014

Tucson, AZ – Members from Pima Community College’s Archaeology Center and Club are participating in the Arizona Archaeology Expo, March 29, as part of the 32nd Annual Celebration of Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month.

The Expo, hosted by Arizona State Parks and sponsored by the State Historic Preservation Office, will take place 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. at Catalina State Park, 11570 N. Oracle Road.

This Expo is the final and largest event for the month.  The event offers various educational attractions for archaeology and history buffs.  Archaeology related hands-on activities, craft demonstrations, and other family-fun activities and educational events also will be offered.

The goal of the Expo is to promote the importance of preserving Arizona archaeological sites, historic places and fragile, nonrenewable heritage resources.

“Archaeology plays a vital role in Arizona’s unique heritage,” said Mary Beth Ginter, dean of Business, Computers, World Languages, Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Fitness & Sports Sciences.  “I encourage everyone to attend the day-long event that’s fun and educational. 

  • What:  Arizona Archaeology Expo
  • When:  9 a.m.-4 p.m., March 29
  • Where: Catalina State Park, 11570 N. Oracle Road

C.J. Karamargin
Vice Chancellor for Public Information and Federal Government Relations
(520) 206-4850