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Date:
October 5, 2022
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Community Room
Address:
1900 N Calhoun Road

Brookfield, WI 53005
Contact:
262-782-4140, option 1
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Spirits of the Earth: Ancient Native American Effigy Mounds in Wisconsin

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

After 500 B.C., native peoples began the custom of burying the dead under earthen mounds. Mound building exploded throughout southern Wisconsin, often taking on elaborate shapes. Robert Birmingham, a retired UW-Waukesha professor, will explore what is known about the effigy mounds and the world of the effigy mound builders.

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