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DAR Good Citizen Essay

In March at the CSSDAR State Conference, the DAR Good citizen award was given. Sabrina Chen, sponsored by Los Gatos Chapter, District VI, was the winner. Sabrina’s Good Citizen essay can be read here>> For more information about the DAR … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Antelope Valley and Mt. Diablo Chapters Commemorate the Vietnam War

With the 50th Anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War, chapters across the state continue to remember the sacrifices our veterans have made: Antelope Valley Chapter and Vietnam War 50th Commemoration The Antelope Valley Chapter in Lancaster is a … Continue reading

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State Conference: A Moving Finish

3/15/15 State Conference Morning Update: The last morning of the 107th Annual State Conference began with a social for the State Chairmen. Daughters enjoyed catching up with each other over breakfast. Following the social the annual State Memorial Service was … Continue reading

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State Conference: Music to Our Ears

3/14/15 State Conference Evening Update:   The 2015 Debutante Presentation and Banquet was an elegant evening to cap the day’s events.  Eight lovely debutantes were presented to the State Society including Eleanor Ann Boling, Eleanore Larkin Browne, Katherine Kurt, Ashley … Continue reading

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State Conference Business Wrap-Up

3/14/15 State Conference Afternoon Update: This morning district and chapter reports continued and the total conference registration numbered 438. Some particular accomplishments mentioned by chapters included Irvine Ranch installing 9 members from the same family during an installation ceremony; Colonel … Continue reading

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State Conference Kick-off!

3/12/15 State Conference Afternoon Update: The WB tour-goers returned from a lovely morning. They visited the sets of Conan O’Brien, Friends and more. There were no reported celebrity sightings, but it was a good time nonetheless. This afternoon Daughters enjoyed … Continue reading

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Daily Edition of Digest During Conference

As we move into the conference week we will release daily editions of the California Clarion so that you can stay up to date on all the conference happenings.  Be sure to also check out the CSSDAR Closed Group Facebook … Continue reading

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Antelope Valley Chapter Announces American History Winners

The Antelope Valley Chapter held its American History Essay Awards luncheon on February 7, 2015 in Palmdale. Ramona McCaslin, the chapter Committee chair, does an outstanding job when she gets this event ready. Sandra Orozco, the District XV American History … Continue reading

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Reminder: State Conference Registration Closes in 24 Hours!

A State Conference Registraton Limmerick If you haven’t registered for this year’s State Conference, it’s not too late. You really should come, it’s going to be great! We’ll have PG, Lynn Forney Young and plenty of fun. You have 24 … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: El Toyon Chapter Members Preserve History and Family Legacies

El Toyon Chapter in Stockton has kept busy this month with Historic Preservation.  The San Joaquin County Historical Society and Museum is the recipient of a gift from El Toyon Chapter member Adine Gnekow.  She donated a dress that belonged … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Feather River Chapter Participates in Veterans Day Parade

There is nothing like a small town parade! Four members of the Feather River Chapter took part in the Veterans Day Parade in Oroville on November 11. Pictured (L-R) are Vice Regent, Alma Roots, New Member, Dorothy Welton, Treasurer, Janet … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Vineyard Trails Chapter Awards Distinguished Citizens Medal

On November 11, 2014, the Vineyard Trails Chapter of Napa County awarded Mr. Fred Gusman with the Distinguished Citizens Medal. Mr. Gusman is the founder of the noted Pathways Program that addresses and treats Post Traumatic Stress Disorders in returning … Continue reading

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Cameo Club Membership

Are you curious about the Cameo Club? Membership in the California Cameo Club is open to any member of CSSDAR who can show current, active membership in conjunction with another DAR relative (mother, daughter, aunt, cousin) through blood, marriage, or … Continue reading

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Latest Headquarters Update Now Online

The latest information about the State Headquarters preservation project has posted on the committee web page. Photos are included!  Please go to the CSSDAR Members’ website, click on Committees, State Headquarters Preservation.  It won’t be long before all of the … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Golden Nugget Chapter Celebrates the Star Spangled Banner at Council Meeting

On September 5-6, 2014, the Northern Council of the Daughters of the American Revolution held a meeting at the Walnut Creek Marriott Hotel celebrating the 200th anniversary of the ‘Star Spangled Banner”.  Over 250 members attended the event. Five members … Continue reading

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