Featured Speaker

Anna Fahy

Borderland Chinese: Their Arrival, Contributions, and Heritage in the El Paso Region

Anna Fahy speaks on Borderland Chinese: Their Arrival, Contributions, and Heritage in the El Paso Region for the El Paso Archaeological Society (EPAS) at 2:00 pm on Saturday, August 19, 2017. The presentation is free, open to the public, and takes place at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology, 4301 Transmountain Road, El Paso 79924.

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Upcoming Featured Speakers

Dr. Mike Whalen

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Dr. Sean Dolan


ANNUAL FUNDRAISING TREASURE SALE - 9-2-17 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

We are still collecting items for our annual fundraiser sale to be held on September 2nd. We collect almost everything, but clothing and shoes. You can bring your items to the EPAS Lab for pricing or call Berttye at 915- 592-3651 for questions or to schedule a pickup for bigger items. Popular items are electronics, household and kitchen appliances, baskets, linens, glassware, art, collectables and furniture. The money we collect is used in the publishing of The Artifact, the newsletter and donations.

The Sale will be held at 9801 Gschwind in NE El Paso. If you have items to bring at the last minute, you can meet us there at 6:00 AM for the sale setup. We will have refreshments and we need volunteers for the set up and the take down.

El Paso Archaeological Society Award of Distinction Banquet September 16, 2017 Award of Distinction to Prince McKenzie and Featured Speaker Dr. David Dorado Romo

The El Paso Archaeological Society (EPAS) holds its annual Award of Distinction banquet on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at the State Line Restaurant, 1222 Sunland Park Drive, El Paso TX 79922. The presentation of the Award of Distinction and the Banquet Speaker will follow the banquet.
At the banquet, the Award of Distinction will be presented to long-time supporter of EPAS, Prince McKenzie, for his service to the Society and his dedication to the study and preservation of archaeological sites throughout the American Southwest.

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El Paso Museum of Archaeology Call for Papers

The El Paso Museum of Archaeology will host the 19th Annual Jornada Mogollon Archaeology Conference in October, 2017 in El Paso, Texas. Proposals for individual papers or sessions are now being accepted on any history, culture, or archaeology topic in the Jornada Mogollon region. Presentations will be 20 minutes in duration with five minutes between presentations. Papers accepted for presentation are eligible for publication in the conference proceedings volume. There will be no poster sessions. Please submit your abstract using this form.

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