The Sierra College Natural History Museum will present an illustrated lecture entitled “California’s Cultural Resources–What Are They?” by archeologist Shelly Davis-King on Friday, March 15, at 7:30 PM in Sewell Hall (room 111) on the Sierra College-Rocklin Campus.
California law discusses historical (or cultural) resources, which include prehistoric archaeological sites, historic buildings, structure, certain cultural landscapes, and more. Shelly Davis-King, a California anthropologist and archaeologist who has been working in cultural resources management for more than 45 years, will talk about what cultural resources are. She will guide us through various resource types and provide specific examples, including a study of Native American trails in the Yosemite region. Come find out about prehistoric and historic places of importance in our state.
This presentation is part of the Sierra College Natural History Museum’s 2012-2013 lecture series, and will be held on Friday, March 15 at 7:30 pm in Sewell Hall, room 111. Tickets are available at the door. Prices are General $5 / Students and Seniors $2 / Museum members free. All proceeds benefit the Sierra College Natural History Museum.
The Sierra College Rocklin Campus is located at 5000 Rocklin Road in Rocklin. There is a $3 parking fee on campus. Parking permits are available at dispensers located in the parking lots. For more information, call the Sierra College Natural History Museum at 916-660-7926.