Monday, March 31, 2014

May meeting

Saturday, May 17, 2014
Archaeological Society of NJ meeting

Board meeting and program will be held in the Croft Farm Arts Center, 100 Borton's Mill Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

10:00am    Walking Tour of Historic Colestown Cemetery with noted Camden County        Historian Paul Schopp

Meet at the National Register-listed Colestown Cemetery Gatehouse built by Charles Wilson in 1858 (at the intersection of Church Road and Kings Highway, Cherry Hill) The gatehouse structure is all that remains of the village of Colestown and once shared the site with St Mary's Church c. 1751, which burned in 1899.  Parking in small lot and along entry drives.

11:00-12:00:​ Board Meeting
12:00-12:45:​ Lunch (on your own)
1:00-1:15​: Opening Remarks and President’s ​​Welcome

Lecture Series
1:15-1:45:​The Barclay Farmstead Collection. Presented by Sevrie Corson

1:45-2:15:​Prehistory of the Patcong Creek, Atlantic County, NJ. Presented by Sandra Bierbrauer (Richard Stockton College of New Jersey)

2:15-2:45:​ Break 

2:45-3:15: ​An Unusual Paleo-Indian Cache Find in Eastern Pennsylvania.
Presented by Jack Cresson​

3:15-3:45:​Submerged Islands in the Delaware Bay: A Potential Resource for Pre-Clovis Evidence. Presented by Tony Bonfiglio  

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Upcoming Events!

May 10 Spirit of the Jerseys History Fair
May 17 ASNJ meeting Cherry Hill, tour of the Colestown Cemetery
June 28 Volunteer Day at Monmouth Field School