Discovery Day

Discovery Day

June 19, 2015

Big Bone Lick State Historic Site will host a “Discovery Day” to showcase a wide variety of historic artifacts and exhibits on Saturday, June 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include Ice Age bones and stones, pioneer life and Native American culture. Exhibits and demonstrations planned include Pleistocene bones and Indian artifacts, honeybee hive life, spinning bison fur into yarn, native plant uses, and live birds of prey.

Guests will be able to have the hands-on experience of sitting at the potter’s wheel and receive instructions for making a pot. In addition, the park’s interpretive staff will offer crafts and the opportunity to try your hand at using an atlatl in a prehistoric weapon demonstration.

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Highlights from Discovery Day

Pottery wheel demoJune 28, 2015

So much to see and do at Big Bone Lick's Discovery Day!

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