Archaeology and History in Warwick: Native American and Early Settlement

When Samuel Gorton came to the western shores of Narragansett Bay in 1642, it was already home for thousands of Native Americans. The English settled amongst three Native villages and the two very different cultures lived side by side for more than thirty years. 

Please join Alan Leveillee, Senior Archaeologist at the Public Archaeology Laboratory, Inc., as he shares some amazing stories about past and present history in Warwick. Bring an artifact you’ve found and we’ll look at it through the archaeological lens.

Location: Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane 
Date: October 30, 2016
Time: 2:00pm
Cost: Free

A Rhode Island Archaeology Month Event