The Animas Valley Grange will host an archaeology talk about the Darkmold Site at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the grange, 7271 County Road 203.
Mona Charles will talk about what the Darkmold Site reveals about Durango’s first farmers, the Basketmakers. Charles spent many years teaching excavation techniques at the Darkmold Site, a Basketmaker II site in the Animas Valley north of Durango. She compiled the results of her work in a two-volume manuscript in 2015.
The talk is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.
For more information, call 403-3862 or visit www.facebook.com/animasvalleygrange.