Daily Archives: October 3, 2012

NPC announces Battle of Queenston Heights event

  Tuesday, October 2, 2012 5:42:31 EDT PM  Jim Hill’s tale of a battle that shaped Canada quickly broke down into all-out war – re-enacted. The Niagara Parks Commission heritage director was all set to run down the Battle of … Continue reading

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New program makes 1812 history ‘cool’

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 By Dave Johnson, The Tribune With Marcus Tuttle listening at left, Anna MacAlpine talks about the War of 1812 with Steele Street School students at Queenston Heights on Wednesday. The Grade 7 and 8 students were … Continue reading

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Sand sculpture exhibit to begin Oct. 22

  By Ray Spiteri, Niagara Falls Review Wednesday, October 3, 2012 This is one of 25 sand sculptures that will be on display starting Oct. 22 at former Niagara Falls Memorial Arena. The sculptures, created by some of the world’s … Continue reading

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1812 BICENTENNIAL: As many as 1,000 volunteers to participate in recreation of Battle of Queenston Heights

1812 BICENTENNIAL: As many as 1,000 volunteers to participate in recreation of Battle of Queenston Heights About 1,000 historical re-enactors and volunteers are expected to take part in a recreation of the Battle of Queenston Heights on Oct. 13. It’s … Continue reading

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COMMUNITY: Nights of Art comes to Niagara-on-the-Lake this Wednesday

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE – Relax and enjoy as local unsung artists display their Expressions of the War of 1812 and its Bicentennial Commemorations at Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Niagara Nights of Art event on Wednesday.“1812 Bicentennial Expressions Community Event” is a part of the Niagara … Continue reading

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Learn about life during War of 1812

suntimes.com Updated: October 2, 2012 Reisdents of Northwest Indiana and the Chicago area are invited to time-travel with The Fort Dearborn Bicentennial Initiative and experience frontier life in Indiana and Illinois as it was during the War of 1812. The … Continue reading

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