September 12, 2019

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Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park hosts annual Archaeology Day event Sept. 28

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 12, 2019 – Visit Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park from 10 a.m., to 1 p.m. for it's second annual Archaeology Day, Saturday, Sept. 28. Various tables and activities including atlatl throwing, archaeological crafts and archaeology in a box will be held at the large shelter house. Everyone will enjoy this free exciting and educational event. Bring a picnic lunch and your excitement for archaeology out to the park! 

Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park is located 12 miles north of Marshall on Hwy 122. For more information about the event, call the park at 660-886-7537.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.