Noted historian and author Willard Sterne Randall will discuss the War of 1812 on Lake Champlain, and the battle that really decided the outcome of the war and led to the Peace Treaty of Ghent. Randall’s book on the war, "1814: America Forged by Fire," comes out this year, the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Plattsburgh.
Event Location: Mount Independence, Orwell
Fee: Included in admission. Adult: $5.00; children under 15: free