Daily Archives: July 27, 2012

Canadian Playwright does 1812 in Fort Erie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2012   Canadian Playwright does 1812 in Fort Erie The curtains are about to go up for “Sparks from a Campfire” written and directed by Canadian Playwright Sharon Pollock.   Fort Erie– Canadian playwright Sharon … Continue reading

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Niagara Parks preparing for Canada’s largest battle re-enactment

Niagara Parks preparing for Canada’s largest battle re-enactment Bullet News file photo by John Robbins. FORT ERIE – Staff at the Niagara Parks Commission’s (NPC) Old Fort Erie are preparing the final details for the 26th Annual Siege Weekend at … Continue reading

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Town Council Approves Fee Waiver for 1812 Concert

Following a recent denial toward a $5,000 donation, the Loudoun Symphony will host its centennial concert at Ida Lee thanks to a fee waiver from the town. By Leah M. Kosin July 26, 2012   Following an earlier request this … Continue reading

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Museums of Old York cancel river regatta

Event’s theme incorporated in other activities Laura Dehler of the Museums of Old York holds buoys that families will be able to paint and take home or hang on the bait shack at the John Hancock Wharf, Saturday, July 28.Courtesy … Continue reading

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Leamington celebrates Bicentennial of 1812

by Stacey Janzer • July 26th, 2012 This weekend Leamington and Pelee Island will be celebrating the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 at the Leamington Marina and Pelee Island winery. Mess Hall The crew at the marina is currently … Continue reading

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Flag flap: Peace Garden officials say U.S. flag position in back row temporary

The Daily News Online, Friday, July 27, 2012 By Ben Beagle Rocco Laurienzo/Daily News The American flag’s position in the back row of the Bicentennial War of 1812 Honorary Peace Garden is a temporary one, according to organizers. Plans are … Continue reading

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Loudoun Symphony to Commemorate War of 1812

The orchestra, along with Journey Through Hallowed Ground, will host a War of 1812 Bicentennial event this September. By Leah M. Kosin July 26, 2012   The Loudoun Symphony Orchestra has been busy finalizing plans for a War of 1812 Bicentennial event, … Continue reading

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The Bicentennial of the War of 1812

wwnytv.com Red Barn Photograph by Geraldine Clark By Craig Thornton Story Published: Jul 26, 2012   The Sackets Battlefield Site’s third program in the War of 1812 Bicentennial series “Boots & Slippers on the Ground: Sackets Harbor in the War … Continue reading

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