Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 10:00 PM
A Veterans Day program for children ages 7 to 11 will be held at the Niagara History Center on Friday, November 11, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. In 1813, he helped the residents of Lewiston escape attacks by the British and hostile Indians. So does U.S. Army officer Ely Parker, from Tonawanda Seneca, who wrote the terms of surrender at Appomattox and ended the Civil War.
Also of note are the Navajo Code Talkers, World War II Marines who used their native language to create secret codes that enemy forces could not decipher. Activities include visiting the History Center’s Tuscarola Nation exhibit, making beaded bracelets, building and playing a game of skill using natural materials, writing with Quill’s pen, and creating and decoding secret messages. increase.
The program will be held at the Niagara History Center, 215 Niagara St., Lockport. Cost is $15 per child and includes snacks and all supplies. Pre-registration is required.Niagara History Center (716-434-7433) or [email protected] For more information and registration.