Utah Statewide Archaeological Society

News & Newsletter

Salt Lake & Davis County


Meeting held:
Held on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. February - April and September - December.
NEW Location: Utah Division of State History, 300 Rio Grande Street (500 West), Salt Lake City, UT 84101


Join your fellow Salt Lake/Davis USAS members for dinner at 5:30 pm before the meetings at the Rio Grande Café.

February 14th Kenneth Blake Vernon, Graduate Student, Department of Anthropology, University of Utah will be our speaker.

The title of his talk is "Archaeological Potential of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument."

March 13th For our March meeting we will attend the lecture by Duncan Metcalfe when he presents, Farming Among the Fremont: Anticipating Tomorrow. This lecture will be held at the Salt Lake Public Library, 210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Online tickets are sold out. Reservations have reached capacity. At many past lectures seats remain available due to no-shows. If you have tickets you must be in your seats before 6:45. They will have a standby guest line fifteen minutes prior to the lecture, any open seats will be made available to standby guests.

April 11th Mark your calendar - Speaker to be announced

Don't miss out on these exhibits
Maya Hidden Worlds Revealed
(ends May 27) at the Natural History Museum of Utah

The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West Exhibition Premiere Celebration at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Joanne West has volunteered to be our Treasurer. Thank you, Joanne! When you see her at our meeting you can pay your 2019 dues, or her mailing address is:
10172 South Miner Drive
South Jordan 84095
Complete the membership form and include it with your check if you are a new member. Dues are $20/Individual or $25/Family. Thanks to those that have already renewed and welcome to our new members!!

Contact Person:
Neil West
swetgras@q.net

Treasurer:
Joanne West
10172 South Miner Drive
South Jordan 84095