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Yavapai College, Clarkdale Campus Room M-137

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601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ 86324 United States
928-649-5550 https://www.yc.edu/v6/campuses-and-sites/verde-valley/

October 2019

Ancient Southwestern Native American Pottery

October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Yavapai College, Clarkdale Campus Room M-137, 601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ 86324 United States
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Free

In this presentation, Mr. Dart shows and discusses Native American ceramic styles that characterized specific peoples and eras in the U.S. Southwest prior to about 1450, and talks about how archaeologists use pottery for dating archaeological sites and interpreting ancient lifeways. He discusses the importance of context in archaeology, such as how things people make change in style over time and how different styles are useful in identifying different cultures and dating archaeological sites. His many illustrations include examples of…

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Vintage Arizona: The Growth, Death, and Rebirth of a Local Wine Industry

October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Yavapai College, Clarkdale Campus Room M-137, 601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ 86324 United States
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Free

Arizona’s wine industry is booming. Starting from almost nothing in the 1970s, there are now over 50 wineries across the state and more starting every year.  Despite the youth of the current industry, there is a long history of wine-making in Arizona dating back some 200 years. Using numerous illustrations, this presentation traces the fascinating - and often amusing - story of Arizona wine from the Spanish Colonial period to the present.  Topics include pioneering efforts using wild grapes, Mesa’s…

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