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June  2018

As Requested • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Become a Junior Ranger, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Participate in a number of programs at the site, and earn your Junior Ranger badge and certificate! Contact the site for your booklet to get started. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
6/2/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - World Atlatl Day, 10:45 a.m. A ranger will discuss tips and techniques for using an Atlatl - ancient hunting tools used to launch spears. Visitors can try their hand at it and participate in a launch distance contest. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

July  2018

7/7/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Prehistoric Pottery Making, 10:30 a.m. - Noon A ranger-led demonstration of crafting prehistoric-styled pottery similar to the pieces which the Native Americans fashioned more than 3,500 years ago. All supplies are provided. Appropriate clothing is recommended. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
7/28/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Ranger-Guided Hike, 9:30 a.m. A ranger-led 2.6 mile hike will of all of the prehistoric mounds and ridges located on the site, as well as the plaza and any other interesting things that might be seen along the way. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.