Native Americans on RI Coast – 5/3/18

Recent archeological investigations have yielded evidence that Native Americans have lived on the southern New England coast for more than 7,000 years. Long before Eurpoeans arrived, they were fishing, shellfishing, manufacturing canoes, and trading.

Jay Waller, Senior Archeologist at the Public Archeology Laboratory, Inc., will discuss how patterns of Native American coastal settlement and use have evolved over time. 7pm