Finger Lakes Chapter

New York State Archaeological Association

Founded in 2005 in Ithaca, NY

Finger Lakes Chapter Meetings and Activities

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The Finger Lakes Chapter meets at 6:30 pm on the first Thursday of each month during the academic year (October through May) at the Center for Natural Sciences, room 208, at Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY.  We do not meet in January, but do try to have additional meetings in September and June, co-sponsored with The History Center in Ithaca, which are not held on our usual date and time.  We also hold other occasional ad-hoc events.

Next Meeting

The Finger Lakes Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association will host the following lectures this fall:

Saturday, September 19th at 2:00 pm

The Tompkins County History Center and the Finger Lakes Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association will cohost Kurt Jordan at The History Center, 401 East State St, Ithaca, NY.  Kurt Jordan (Department of Anthropology, Cornell) will be presenting:  Destroyed, Forgotten, Never Noted: Ithaca’s Hidden Indigenous History.  The presentation is free and the public is invited.  Please note change of day and venue to the History Center!

October 1, 2015

Cynthia Kocik (Cornell University Dendrochronology Laboratory): Beams and Boards: Dating Historic Structures in New York State through Dendrochronology. This meeting will take place at the normal venue at Ithaca College.

Previous Meeting Topics

Meeting Time

6:30 pm on the first Thursday of each month during the academic year (October through May)

Meeting Location

Center for Natural Sciences, room 208, at Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY

From the main entrance of Ithaca College on Route 96B, proceed 3/4 around Alumni Circle and turn onto Grant Egbert Blvd.  Drive straight until you see a sign for Textor Circle.  Turn right on Textor Circle, then turn left twice into Blue Lot O.  Walk up the outdoor stairs alongside the Park School.  CNS is a large red brick building on your right.  Walk under the covered walkway to the entrance on your right.  Go through the double glass doors and up the stairs immediately to your left to 208.

Chapter Officers

President: Laura Johnson-Kelly

Vice President: Michael “Bodhi” Rogers

Secretary: Wendy Bacon

Treasurer:
Paula Turkon