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January 2018

First Day Hike

January 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fort Ontario, 1 East Fourth St
Oswego, NY 13126 United States
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History and Exercise! First Day Hikes encourage participation in healthy outdoor winter physical activities and are a fun way for the whole family to ring in the New Year with a little history at Fort Ontario.

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Lecture on Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Center

January 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Frances Marion Brown Theatre, 1 East Forth Street
Oswego, NY 13126 United States
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Free

Illuminating World Refugee Day with a lecture by Paul Lear on the Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter in WWII

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May 2018

I Love My Park Day

May 5, 2018 @ 8:30 am
Free

I Love My Park Day, the 6th annual Parks and Trails New York event to improve the state parks and prepare them for summer is scheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2018. Show your support for your Park and Historic Site! Volunteers help ready Fort Ontario for the season by doing general cleaning, sweeping and dusting buildings, painting, raking, planting and landscaping. Coffee and breakfast items, pizza lunch and a tee-shirt are provided. Any area businesses who would like to donate…

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June 2018

Bemelmans Festival

June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fort Ontario, 1 East Fourth St
Oswego, NY 13126 United States
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Did you know that Ludwig Bemelmans, the author of the Madeline Book Series, was a private in the US army in WWI, stationed at Fort Ontario in 1917? Then, he wrote a book about it called “My War with the United States?”

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