Author Archives: CA Clarion

State Regent Announcement: Help for CSSDAR Fire Victims

My Dear California Daughters, It is with a heavy heart and great concern that I send this message. Though the fires in Northern and Southern California are both still rather new, they have done untold damage that is affecting our … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: District I Chapters to Deliver Food to Veterans Resource Center in Chico

On Monday, November 19, 2018,  the chapters from District I will deliver non-perishable food items to the Veterans Resource Center in Chico. Oroville’s Feather River Chapter organized the food drive and invited all Chapters of District I to participate. Pictured … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: El Redondo and Point Vicente Chapters Commemorate 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

The El Redondo and Point Vicente Chapters commemorated the 100th Anniversary of the signing of the armistice ending WWI November 11, 2018 at 11:00 am by placing a wreath on the Veteran’s Memorial Monument at Green Hills Memorial Park in … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Alta Mira Chapter Honors Veterans in Porterville Annual Ceremony

Alta Mira Chapter Daughters participated in the Porterville Annual Veterans Day Memorial Service on November 4, 2018, sponsored by American Legion Post 20. For many years the chapter has been part of the ceremony which honors all those who died … Continue reading

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Committee Update: Women’s Issues Committee Essay Contest Deadline January 15, 2019

The Women’s Issues Committee, in addition to empowering women in the area of health, family, and career throughout the year, provides Daughters the opportunity to share their experience in these areas by writing an essay and entering the Women’s Issues … Continue reading

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State Librarian News: First Genealogy Workshop and Paper Party Held in Sacramento

The State Society held its first Genealogy Workshop and Paper Party at the Sacramento FamilySearch Library on October 26, 2018 with thirty Daughters in attendance and eight ‘Genies for the Day’ who shared their expertise to complete new applications and … Continue reading

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Announcement: It’s Crunch Time for Service to America Hours!

California Daughters: IT IS CRUNCH TIME! There are ONLY TWO MONTHS left to log on and record your SERVICE TO AMERICA HOURS. No more dilly dally! Did you know that ALL DAR work counts on the Online Tally? Start NOW … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Santa Margarita Chapter Places Historical Marker at the Army Navy Academy in Carlsbad

The Santa Margarita Chapter was privileged to place a plaque recognizing the historic Army Navy Academy (ANA) in Carlsbad, CA. An early morning gathering of DAR members from six chapters, the public, cadets and officials from the academy were treated … Continue reading

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Announcement: Debutante Application Reminder for 2019 State Conference

Please submit a prospective debutante’s name, address, phone number and e-mail address to State Debutante Presentation Chair, Brenda Ferich at brendaferich@cox.net if an application is forthcoming. To be eligible, a debutante must meet the following requirements: Young women who are … Continue reading

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State Regent’s Message – November 2018

Just a week ago, we held our first CSSDAR initiated Paper Party at the Family SearchLibrary in Sacramento, one of five in California. Thirty Daughters and eight Volunteer Genies used this exceptional facility to prove ancestors for prospective members and had … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Alta Mira Chapter Shares Local History at Porterville’s Butterfield Stage Day

Alta Mira Regent Deanna Pettus, Treasurer Delores Deathridge and Chaplain Norma Doyel manned the Alta Mira Chapter station at Porterville’s Butterfield Stage Day. This year marks the 21st year for this educational history event. Fourth grade students from all of … Continue reading

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Committee Update: Patriot Records Project Needs You!

CALIFORNIA DAUGHTERS Do you have a computer?  Do you have a spare hour (or more) in your week?  Do you want to help DAR document new patriot service – possibly even one of your own patriots? Here’s the perfect deal … Continue reading

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State News: 2018 Victorian Christmas Tea at DAR Headquarters December 8, 2018

Go the the CSSDAR website for full-size flier to RSVP via mail or to register using the CSSDAR Webstore. Victorian Christmas Tea is December 8, 2018 2-4 pm Cost: $20.00 per person held at CSSDAR Headquarters, Glendora CA.

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Announcement: Penny Pines Reforestation Program

National Forests in California The national forests in California cover some 20 million acres, or about 1/5 of the state. That is equal to an area just slightly larger than the state of South Carolina. Stretching from the Mexican border … Continue reading

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Announcement: Actual Submission Deadline for Constitution Week Poster Contest is January 15, 2019

The actual submission deadline date for the Constitution Week Poster Contest is January 15, 2019! Hearty thanks to Mandy Dunkle of Mission Viejo Chapter who queried immediately. Please accept my apology for the date flub. Mea culpa. RE: Poster Contest … Continue reading

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