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Effigy Mounds—Considering the People, Culture, and Environment – FULL

Arboretum Class

Event Details

Saturday, December 14, 2019
1-4 p.m.
Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum
CLASS FULL. For hundreds of years, earthen mounds—including effigies of animals and conical and linear shapes—were built by Native peoples in southern Wisconsin. Join us for a presentation and discussion of the environment and ways of life of the peoples who created them. Indoors, with an outdoor walk if weather permits. See also December 8 walk. Instructor: Paul Borowsky, Arboretum naturalist. Fee: $30. Registration closed – class is full. Meet at the Visitor Center.