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December  2019

12/7/2019 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Earth Oven Demonstration, 11 a.m. A ranger-led cooking demonstration which offers a unique look at prehistoric cooking with an earth oven, showing how the Poverty Point people used heated earthen objects and specially-dug pits to prepare their food. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
12/21/2019 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Feel the Furs, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Visitors will discover what animals may have lived at Poverty Point World Heritage Site, and what their furs feel like. Learn what features the animals would have had to help them survive in and near the bayous of the area. The program is designed for children ages 6-12 under the picnic pavilion. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

January  2020

1/4/2020 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - New Year Hike, 10 a.m. This annual event is a ranger-led hike showcasing the mounds, earthworks, and nature found in the park. Participants will meet in the museum for an introductory video; the hike can take up to two hours to complete, depending on the pace of the group. Hikers are encouraged to dress in layered, warm clothing, and wear appropriate footwear for a potentially chilly hike. This event is weather permitting. T For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
1/25/2020 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Artifact Identification, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Visitors are invited to bring their found "treasures" such as arrow heads or pieces of clay pots to the site for staff to determine their authenticity and give an estimated age. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.