Waterloo Region History Conference June 8-9
- 2012 A YEAR OF HISTORY CONFERENCE
JUNE 8-9, 2012 | WATERLOO REGION MUSEUM
hosted by The Ontario Historical Society (OHS), the Waterloo Historical Society (WHS) and the Waterloo Region Museum
will feature a unique presentation in celebration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812
Friday June 8th, 2012, 2:00 p.m.
Waterloo Region Museum in Kitchener
JUNE 8, 1812: WILL WAR COME?
Dorothy Duncan, author and historian,
explores the fabric of life in Upper Canada leading up to war
WITH MUSKET, FIFE AND DRUM:
THE WAR OF 1812 THROUGH THE EYES OF A BRITISH SOLDIER
Tom Fournier, Officer Commanding and Chairman,
41st Regiment of Foot Living Military History Group
The presentation will also feature a special OHS update on exciting new programming the Society will be offering in celebration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812.
Dorothy Duncan, along with Dundurn, will also be on-hand to sell and sign her most recent book Hoping for the Best, Preparing for the Worst: Everyday Life in Upper Canada, 1812-1814.
Tickets to this workshop are only $25. Full registration for the two day conference is $120.
More details at www.ontariohistoricalsociety.ca/conference, or see below!