Daily Archives: May 30, 2012

A War of 1812 Bicentennial Rememberance Proclamation in Watkinsville

By: JP Crisan | Sun, 05/27/2012 BY JP CRISAN On Saturday, May 26, Watkinsville celebrated Memorial Day Weekend in the time honored tradition of family fun, picnicking, cakewalks, and speeches honoring America’s veterans and local community leaders. With the generous … Continue reading

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Sultana’s arrival to kick off weekend of OpSail activities

delmarvanow.com May. 30, 2012  | C Written by Carol Vaughn Staff Writer ONANCOCK — The schooner Sultana will arrive at the Onancock wharf on Friday, June 1, kicking off a long weekend of activities including live music, free ship tours, history … Continue reading

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MD Humanities Council’s 2012 Chautauqua Living History Series Brings the War of 1812 to Life

5/29/2012   Illustration by Tom Chalkley The Maryland Humanities Council (MHC), in conjunction with local partners, will present the 18th annual summer Chautauqua series, commemorating the bicentennial of the War of 1812, from July 5–July 13 at six regional locations … Continue reading

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Area War of 1812 events more than pass muster

Garrison Weekend in Prescott is behind us and the Bicentennial Heritage Fair is upcoming this weekend in Spencerville. During this brief gap in area War of 1812 events it is perhaps an ideal time to offer a tip of our … Continue reading

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