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Laura Secord Walk 2019 was a great success!

Join us as we look back to June 22nd, 2019, when almost a hundred dedicated walkers and a few particularly generous benefactors helped us to raise $10,000 for War Child Canada.


Story and photos are here.


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Why Celebrate
Laura Secord?

Historica Canada produced a brief but informative mini-documentary about Laura Secord as part of their iconic Heritage Minute series.

Watch for a one-minute overview of her importance in the founding of our nation.


News Updates

2017.10.17New Peace Monument unveiled in Decew House Heritage Park – Elizabeth Martin, Brock Press
2017.10.09Straightening out the ‘crooked good’
2017.10.08Indigenous Monument Symbol of Ancient and Enduring Presence: Lt.-Gov. Dowdeswell
2017.10.08First Nations Peace Monument a Hit!
2017.10.07First Nations Peace Monument in Thorold
2017.10.01‘Stunning’ First Nations Peace Monument to be unveiled Oct. 7
25.09.2017You’re invited to the unveiling of First Nations Peace Monument on Oct. 7th!
24.08.2017Official groundbreaking for First Nations Peace Monument at Decew House Heritage Park
22.06.2017204th Anniversary of Laura Secord’s famous walk!
23.06.2016Mayor Darte declares Laura Secord Day 2016 in Queenston
13.09.2016Laura Secord’s 241st Birthday!
08.09.2016Queenston Post Office to celebrate Laura Secord’s birthday with cancellation mark
20.06.2016Queenston Fair on Laura Secord Day
18.06.2016Walking, talking for Laura Secord Day
08.06.2016Village to be beehive of activity during Queenston Fair on Laura Secord Day
20.08.2015 FLS-sponsored Monument to pay homage to ‘pivotal’ role of First Nations
20.06.2015 June 20th, 2015 is Laura Secord Day!
13.09.2014 Google celebrates Laura Secord’s 239th birthday with Google Doodle graphic!!
 
21.06.2014 Laura Secord Day 2014 was a great success!
21.06.2013 H.R.H.Prince Charles sends greetings to the Friends of Laura Secord
01.05.2013 Laureen Harper joined in recreating the Laura Secord trek on its 200th anniversary
01.05.2013 Laura Secord’s historic walk immortalized in wilderness trail and opera
11.04.2013 Bridge will be in place for renowned War of 1812 trek
09.04.2013 Mapping the trek of Secord’s accomplishment
14.03.2013
Valerie Pringle will walk into history to commemorate Laura Secord
 
 

The Friends of Laura Secord is a not-for-profit community group dedicated to sharing the story of our best known national heroine, Laura Ingersoll Secord, whose heroic exploits contributed to the creation of the nation we now know as Canada.
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