Author Archives: CA Clarion

Chapter Chatter: South Lake Tahoe Organizing Chapter Surveys Pioneer Cemetery

Members-at-large and prospective organizing members of the DAR chapter organizing in South Lake Tahoe, CA spent five hours surveying the original boundaries of a neglected pioneer cemetery in the Al Tahoe section of the city. Prior permits were approved and … Continue reading

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Announcement: Constitution Week Poster Contest Deadline November 5, 2018

Though Constitution Week has ended, one more event this year remains: the Constitution Week Poster Contest. This is a National Contest open to anyone of any age. There will be recognition and a display at our State Conference (always exciting) … Continue reading

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Service to America: Members at Large, Count Those Hours!

Attention all MEMBERS AT LARGE!  Your volunteer service hours are also needed to keep California Service To America Online Tally growing.  There is a box to check on the Online Tally for the Members At Large which is totaled into … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: San Clemente Island Chapter Celebrates Constitution Week

  San Clemente Island chapter hosted a delicious luncheon for District XII members at the Hummingbird Cafe in San Juan Capistrano on September 17, 2018 in celebration of Constitution Day.  DAR members and families walked to the Mission, just blocks … Continue reading

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Announcement: Outstanding Junior Contest

The 2019 Outstanding Junior Contest is one of the best ways to encourage Junior members in their DAR journey. This award recognizes a Junior members’ hard work both in DAR and the community and allows your chapter to be acknowledged for its … Continue reading

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Communiqué: DAR Service for Veterans Award Nominations

Chapter Regents are encouraging members to make recommendations for the DAR Service for Veterans Awards. The DAR Service to Veterans Awards provide a tangible way to recognize DAR members, veterans volunteers, and youth volunteers for their outstanding service and commitment … Continue reading

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Announcement: Save the Date! – The Salt Lake City Genealogy Workshop 2019

The Salt Lake City Genealogy Workshop is being planned with hotel and registration information sent out soon. The workshop will take place April 7, 2019, through April 14, 2019, in Salt Lake City at the LDS Library. Dr. Debbie Duay, … Continue reading

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Communiqué: NSDAR Outstanding Teacher of American History

The Outstanding Teacher of American History Contest honors notable, full-time teachers of American History and related fields, such as social studies, government, and citizenship in public, private, and parochial schools in grades 5-12. This is an excellent way for chapters … Continue reading

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Communiqué: Support Your National DAR Library

It is easy to make a book, periodical or monetary donation to the NSDAR Library. See the CSSDAR State Librarian’s page on the CSSDAR Members’ Website for more information (after login): State Librarian Page Your chapter may want to honor … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Alta Mira Chapter Celebrates Constitution Week with Community Event

On Sunday, September 16, 2018, community members gathered at The First Congregational Church of Porterville to celebrate the beginning of Constitution Week.  This event  is co-sponsored by the Alta Mira Chapter NSDAR. Boy Scout Troop #132 presented a program on the … Continue reading

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Announcement: Calling All Photographers!

Do you like to take pictures? Do you enjoy DAR and meeting new people? We need a paparazzi crew to follow the state regent at state events. We need to document her time as California state regent so she won’t forget … Continue reading

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State Regent’s Message – October 2018

CA Daughters… Making a difference through our service to God, Home, and Country My Dear California Daughters, September Council meetings are behind us, but memories of good times linger. Comments in conversations, notes, email messages and Facebook all indicated that … Continue reading

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Announcement: Get Those Service to America Hours Recorded for 2018!

TICK-TOCK, TICK-TOCK, TICK-TOCK DON’T DILLY DALLY GET THOSE HOURS ON THE TALLY! The clock is ticking away, dear Daughters, and California has some catching up to do to bring ourselves up to last year’s recorded hours. WE CAN DO BETTER … Continue reading

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Announcement: Hotels for Genealogy Workshop Paper Party and Heritage Tea

Join us for two special events in October: the Genealogy Workshop Paper Party and the American Heritage Tea! The fliers for both are on the state website. It is recommended that Daughters make reservations in Rocklin or Roseville, California for … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Rincon del Diablo Chapter Supports Gary Sinise Foundation and Constitution Week Activities

As part of Patriot Day and Constitution Day activities, the Rincon del Diablo Chapter distributed 170 flags and 300 pocket constitutions to the American Heritage Charter Schools in Escondido, California. Chapter members Corrie Amador, Roslyn Moreno and her HODAR Danny … Continue reading

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