Crossroads of Faith: Uncovering the Secrets of Jerusalem

Thursday, 9/9/2010

7:00 pm
Visitor Center Auditorium
Topic: Crossroads of Faith: Uncovering the Secrets of Jerusalem
Presenter: Archaeologist, Bob Carr

Bob Carr’s lecture will feature highlights of the Archaeological Historical Conservancy, Inc. (AHC) summer project in Israel working with the Center for Research and Archaeology of the Southern Levant, CRASL, to discover the ruins hidden beneath the streets of Jerusalem.

Currently the Executive Director of the Archaeological and Historical Conservancy, Inc., Bob Carr’s career spans over thirty years. As Dade County’s first archaeologist, he was instrumental in the implementation of the Historical Sites Preservation Ordinance. A prolific writer, from trade periodicals to technical reports, Bob will update us on his recent work.

Archeology Society of Southern Florida (ASSF)
2nd Thursday of the month (Seasonal: September 2010 through June 2011)
The A.S.S.F. Board meeting begins at 6:30 pm; Lecture begins at 7:00 pm for the public.
Free to the public

In partnership with the Archaeological Society of Southern Florida, a non-profit, volunteer organization which acts as a support mechanism for the office of the Miami-Dade County Archaeologist, the Deering Estate at Cutler presents a monthly lecture highlighting unique and interesting connections to our past. This serves as a focal point for local archaeology enthusiasts and professionals in the field, and helps to promote knowledge and appreciation of native archaeological and historical sites in the South Florida area.