Field Trips and Activities

Visit this page monthly, for information about field trips, talks, tours, and other activities for CAS and the Denver Chapter.

3rd Annual Rocky Mountain Pre-Columbian Association Research Colloquium: Current Research in the Ancient Americas

The Rocky Mountain Pre-Columbian Association is pleased to announce its 3 rd annual colloquium at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in Denver, Colorado. The event brings together an interdisciplinary gathering of scholars to address the direction of their current research projects in short, informal presentations followed by discussion.

Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:00 am – 5:00 pm; Reception to follow
Denver Museum of Nature & Science- Ricketson Auditorium
2001 Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205

Sponsored by Jane Day and the Stevenson Family Foundation

For questions and further information contact
Please RSVP to by September 26th
The conference is free and open for all to attend.

PAAC CLASSES – Denver Chapter, 2017

The winter PAAC Lab certification classes will be held at the El Pueblo Museum in Pueblo. The lab will occur on Wednesdays, from 10 AM to 4:30 PM, beginning in late February or early March. Volunteers will be working with two students from CSU-Pueblo who are completing and internship related to their studies in anthropology. Volunteers will be working on cataloging, analyzing, and curating an extensive historical artifact collection from excavations at the site by the late Dr. William Buckles. If you have and interest in this class please contact Chris Johnston, Assistant State Archaeologist, (