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September 27, 2019 - September 28, 2019
6:30 PM - 11:00 AM
Time Details:
Friday evening program starts with a Meet & Greet at 6:30 PM followed by a presentation at 7:00 PM; Saturday morning program starts with a continental breakfast at 9:00 AM followed by a presentation at 9:30 AM.
Barnes Town Hall
3360 County Hwy N
Barnes, WI 54873
Silver Beach Elk - Barnes
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Celebrating the Silver Beach Elk

Friday, September 27, 2019

Celebrating the Return of the Historic Silver Beach Elk (circa 1500) sponsored by the Barnes Area Historical Association. Friday presentation is "Wisconsin Elk Management: Past! Present! and Future?" by Laine Stowell, Elk Specialist with the WI DNR. Saturday presentation is "Archaeological Perspectives on the Silver Beach Elk" by Jean Hudson, Archaeologist with UW-Milwaukee. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Eau Claire Lakes Area and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Funded in part by the Henry and Sarah Wheeler Historical Awareness Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.