NEXT MEETING: 6:00 PM, Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at the Roundup Lodge in San Lorenzo (Mimbres Valley). Potluck followed by general meeting, then our Featured Speaker: Karen G. Schollmeyer, PhD, preservation archaeologist for Archaeology Southwest, presenting: "The Cliff Valley in the 14th Century."

NEXT FIELD TRIP: TBA: watch this space.

GCAS Field Trip to Old Town and Fluorite Ridge
Two ASNM Meeting Updates - News You Can Use

Calling All GCAS Members!

Bird + mountain lion tailThe Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Society of New Mexico (ASNM) is set for Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28, 2019, right here in Silver City and hosted by our very selves, the GCAS.

That's less than 2 weeks away, GCAS members. If you're this far into our blog you've passed the announcement of the ASNM Meeting and all the linky goodness it contains for attendees and other interested people. [Image via Mimbres Design, Black Range Station, San Lorenzo NM.]

But wait! That's not all! Extra, exclusive opportunities await GCAS members who have not already volunteered: We need everyone pitch in and make this event a success. You have lots of activities to choose from! Just look at the selections below:

Committees to handle assorted tasks are standing by and happy to include you in the fun. Friendly and experienced guidance will be provided to all. Please sign up for one or more of the following ASAP - like, today would be really great:

  • Hospitality - be the face of the GCAS! Welcome attendees; process registrations; prepare swag-bags & visitor information; and more.
  • Facilities - join our roadies! Set up, rearrange, and take down tables, chairs, AV equipment, and displays as needed; and more.
  • Program - schedule the day's presentations; support the emcees with the proceedings; double-check what the roadies are doing with the AV equipment; arrange displays and posters; and of course, much more.
  • Field trip - coordinate attendees and their box lunches with the leaders (already assigned) of each of the 5 field trips we offer;


  • Silent Auction - assemble books, art, and other desirable items for an entertaining and memorable fundraising adventure.

Sign up now! and get further details from:

/s/ webmaster



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