Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is located:
30 Ramey Street
Collinsville, IL 62234
Open: Independence Day
Preview Party: Contemporary Indian Art Show
Judging and awarding of prizes to the artists participating in the Contemporary Indian Art Show, hors d'oeuvres and refreshments. 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Reservations required, call 618-344-7316. Fee:$$.
19th Annual Contemporary Indian Art Show
On Saturday and Sunday, over 25 American Indian artists will display and sell their works of fine art, sculpture, jewelry, beadwork, pottery, etc. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Free.
Cahokia Archaeological Society Meeting
Come at 6:30 pm to help wash artifacts. Program and meeting, 7:30 pm.
The Mississippian Conference focuses on recent research at Mississippian sites in the Midwest. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. Fee: $5.
Adult Flintknapping Class
A adult flintknapping class will be taught by Larry Kinsella from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. All safety equipment, flint, and instructions will be provided. Students may bring their own tools, if they wish. All participants are asked to wear long pants to prevent leg injury. Maximum class size 25. Preregistration required. Fee: $30, $5 off for Students (with valid ID) and CMMS members. For more information, call 618-346-5160.