British troops have just discovered the presence of American troops in Stoney Creek, and they approach their enemy silently. When the American soldiers wake, they scramble for their weapons. Soon, the sky fills with shouts and musket fire.
It is a turning point in the War of 1812, allowing the British to reestablish their dominance in Niagara.
To learn more about the Kiwanis connection to this historic battle, read the January/February 2017 issue of Kiwanis magazine in pdf format.
In this issue, you'll also find:
* Let's go to Paris! At the 2017 Kiwanis International convention, attendees can experience Paris while participating in important business for their clubs.
* Ruby Bridges: A Purposeful Life. Ruby Bridges is filled with hope and strength. It's appropriate, after all, for a woman who changed the course of history by walking up the steps to attend her first day of school.