- Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
The Illinois Valley Archaeological Society (IVAS) will meet Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at the Dickson Mounds Museum beginning at 7:00 p.m. This will be a special night of “Show and Tell”. This event is free and the public is invited to attend. Refreshments will be available following the presentation.
This month in place of the usual IVAS lecture, IVAS members & friends are invited to “Show and Tell” about their favorite prehistoric artifact. To ensure everyone gets a chance to share please limit your initial offering to two pieces please. This special event will take place in the snack area at Dickson Mounds Museum.
The Illinois State Museum—Dickson Mounds is located between Lewistown and Havana off Illinois Routes 78 and 97. The museum is open free to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day. Tours and special programs are available for groups with reservations. For more information call 309.547.3721 or TTY 217.782.9175 or visit the museum's web site at http://www.illinoisstatemuseum.org/content/welcome-dickson-mounds. Also check out weekly updates on Facebook at “Illinois State Museum – Dickson Mounds”.