recapping War of 1812 bicentennial events in our area


War of 1812 Bicentennial Event: April to September Church and Cemetery Tours -St. James on the Line, Penetanguishenewww.anglicanparish.ca

War of 1812 Bicentennial Event: May to June and September: War of 1812 Education Programme – Discovery Harbour Historic Site, Penetanguishene – www.discoveryharbour.on.ca

War of 1812 Bicentennial Event:  May to September: Daily activities, Video Presentations and Guided Tours (by request) Nancy Island Historic Site, Wasaga Beach Provincial Parkwww.wasagabeachpark.com

May to September: Binational 1812 Travelling art Exhibit & War of 1812 Themed Tours – Discovery Harbour Historic Site, Penetanguishene – www.discoveryharbour.on.ca

May to December: Native Involvement and the Origins of the War of 1812 – Huronia Museum, Midland

May 4: Second Annual War of 1812 Feast-Fundraising Dinner for Nancy Island Historic Site – www.wasagabeachpark.com

May 4: 22nd Annual Huronia Museum Heritage Dinner – War of 1812 theme – Huronia Museum www.huroniamuseum.com

May 24 Official Opening of the Wasaga Beach Welcome Centre – Nancy Island Historic Site – www.wasagabeachpark.com

June 1, 2, 3 City of Barrie War of 1812 Celebrations – Heritage Park, Downtown Barrie

June 10th Christening of 1812 Gunboat H.M.S. Lynx (The Ship’s Company) – Town Dock, Penetanguishene

June 18th General Hunter Exhibit Opening – Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre, Southampton

June 22nd Grand Opening of the Bernie Longson Memorial Pavilion – Historic Fort Willow, Minesing

June 23rd to September 16thMuseum of Civilization Travelling War of 1812 Exhibit – Penetanguishene Museum and Archives, Penetanguishene

July and August – Thursday evenings – Spirit Programs – Nancy Island Historic Site – www.wasagabeachpark.com

July 1st: War of 1812 Encampment and Displays – Canada Day Celebrations, Little Lake Park, Midland, Ontario

July 28th War of 1812 Encampment and Displays – Innisfil Beach Park, Innisfil

August 17th, 18th, and 19th Wasaga Under Siege -Nancy Island Historic Site – www.wasagabeachpark.com

September 14 and 15 Festival at the Fort -Willow Creek Depot Historic Site, Minesing

September 29th Celebrating the Descendants of the War of 1812 and Settlers’ Day Event and Dance – Penetanguishene Museum and Archives, Penetanguishene

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