Roslyn News

Landmark Society April Meeting

warof1812On Wednesday, April 23 at 7:45 p.m., the Roslyn Landmark Society will host a lecture by Alfred C. Ronzoni on The War of 1812.

The lecture will take place at the Atria of Roslyn, 99 Landing Rd. It is entitled, “From Battleground to Empire State: New York and the Legacy of The War of 1812.”

The War of 1812 has been referred to as America’s forgotten war.

But Ronzoni will explain that it was the pivotal event in establishing the young United States as an independent nation.

Admission to the lecture is free. It is open to the public.

This event is made possible through the New York Council for the Humanities(www.nyhumanities.org).

For more information, phone 516-625-4363 or email rlsinfo@optimum.net.