American Indian Artifact Show set for Oct. 10

The 20th annual Fox Valley American Indian Artifact Show is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Yorkville American Legion Hall, 9054 Route 34 in Yorkville. The show is free and open to the public.

Exhibits will focus on a variety of Native American tools, weapons and personal adornments, some going back thousands of years. Visitors are encouraged to bring in any Native American items they would like to have identified or appraised. An archaeologist will be on the premises.

Residents can bring their own collections for display. Tables are $10 per table for private citizen collectors and $30 per table for dealers.

The show is sponsored by the Illinois State Archaeological Society. For information or directions, call 847-347-1719 or 779-279-4120.