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June 2015
Archeological Dig

During the month of June, Dr. Ken Tankersley from the University of Cincinnati and his students will be conducting paleontological fieldwork at Big Bone Lick. Join park staff for a visit to the work site and a chance to see paleontology in action. Work days are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8am to 2pm. Staff led hikes to the site will be held daily on work days.

Please contact Ossana Wolff, Park Interpreter, for more information at 859-384-3522    more park information...

Saturday June 6, 2015
National Trails Day Hike

Join Big Bone Lick staff in celebration of National Trails Day! Guided hikes on park trails will be offered throughout the day. National Trails Day is an opportunity to get out and celebrate our trail resources and get some fresh air.

For more information or to register please call Big Bone Lick State Historic Site at (859) 384-3522    more park information...

Saturday June 6, 2015
Ghost Hunt 8:00 pm-12:00am

Join the Tri-State Shadow Chasers for a night of paranormal investigations at the park. Learn about the various facets of ghost hunting and become familiar with commonly used tools during the investigation. Your guides will demonstrate digital voice recorders, EMF detectors, and motion sensors on hand and you’ll have opportunity to use them, too. While on the hunt you will learn about park history, go inside the Big Bone Methodist Church, and visit two historic period cemeteries on park grounds. Please feel free to bring digital cameras.
Advanced registration is required and space is limited.
Deadline for registration is June 4th.
The cost is $20.00 per person.

For more information or to register please call Big Bone Lick State Historic Site at (859) 384-3522    more park information...

Saturday June 27, 2015
Big Bone Lick Discovery Day

Join the staff of Big Bone Lick for a day of discovery and new experiences!
More information to come.

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Saturday July 18, 2015
Celebrate Mary Draper Ingles

Come to the park for a celebration of Mary Ingles life and her historic escape from the Shawnee at Big Bone Lick. All activities and programs will occur at the large Bison shelter on Bison Circle.
More details to come.