War of 1812: Bicentennial Observance Exhibit will open on Wednesday, Feb. 1st. The opening is from 3:00- 6:30 p.m. and will feature at lecture by adjunct Professor Mike Dixon at 4:30. Mr. Dixon will speak on the lesser known stories of life in the Upper Bay.
Be sure to stop by before and after the lecture to hear period music and stories performed by costumed interpreters Will and Andrea Priest!
The exhibit will showcase the local history as it relates to the War of 1812, as well as daily life in the early Republic period. New displays and updated information will be added throughout the exhibit run, which will close in December 2012.
This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.