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Center focuses on archaeology

Published: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

MOUNT CARROLL – The Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies will present an “Archaeology of Early Shimer College.”

The fundraiser will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 26 at the center, 203 E. Seminary St. The program will highlight the summer archaeological dig on campus.

Peter Peregrine, professor, and students of Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis., worked on the dig.

The evening will begin with a wine and cheese reception and exhibit of significant artifacts in the library. Peregrine will present a lecture at 8 p.m. in Metcalf Hall Auditorium.

The cost is $20.

Reservations are required. For more information, call 815-255-1173.

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