Category Archives: Chapter Chatter

Chapter Chatter: Mt. Diablo Chapter “Zooms” into the New 2020-2022 Term

The first ever virtual meeting of the Mt. Diablo Chapter from Danville was a success. Thirty-two members joined the meeting via Zoom on September 8, 2020. For many members it was the first time venturing into the land of Zoom. … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Captain John Oldham’s Constitution Week Bell Ringing

On September 17, 2020, Captain John Oldham Chapter’s bell ringing took place at Calanan Park, Nevada City to observe the signing of the Constitution by our countries’ brave declaration signers. We also recited the names of the original thirteen colonies … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Gold Trail Celebrates Constitution Week

On Constitution Day September 17, 2020, Gold Trail Chapter gathered in Clark Dominguez Park in Rocklin. We celebrated “Bells Across America” at 1: 00 pm. Jim Faulkinbury, a SAR member (and HODAR to Gold Trail’s Karen Faulkinbury), wore his Revolutionary … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Commodore Sloat Brings Constitution Week Awareness to Pacific Grove

The Commodore Sloat Chapter in Monterey promoted Constitution Week awareness in a very creative way this year since the public libraries are not open to place informational flyers there due to COVID-19. Instead, the chapter placed awareness posters at the … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Constitution Week with Luiseño Chapter

The Luiseño Chapter celebrated Constitution Week by participating in Bells Across America for the ninth year. As you can see in the photo, there was a new twist this year, we were wearing our masks. Not only did we have … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Santa Margarita Celebrates Constitution Week at Mission San Luis Rey

Members of the Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the AmericanRevolution, celebrated Constitution Day, September 17, 2020, by ringing bells at 1 pm PDT in collaboration with Daughters around the world. Member, Janet LaGrasta, had made arrangements with the Mission San … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Santa Clara Chapter Welcomes New Members

Santa Clara Chapter recently welcomed Margaret Williams as a new member and Margaret came with a bonus, six additional members! Margaret and her sister Barbara each joined with their daughters Laurie and Jennifer, as well as their niece Kristine. Then, … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Acalanes Chapter Welcomes Nine Members in One Month!

Acalanes Chapter just welcomed nine new members in the month of September alone! We have four members pending in addition. All of these new members are a result of our wonderful Acalanes Chapter Registrar Vanessa Crews. Our chapter is lucky … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: San Clemente Island Hosts Annual Constitution Week Celebration

San Clemente Island Chapter hosted its annual Constitution Day celebrationon September 17, 2020, at Mission San Juan Capistrano. Daughters from nearly all the District XII chapters attended, plus some who drove up from San Diego. We were thrilled to have … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Celebrating Our Constitution in Solano County

Nine ladies and one grandchild met at a library in Vacaville to ring bells to celebrate our Constitution on September 17, 2020. Chief Solano Chapter Regent, Angie Goodson; 1st Vice Regent, Ronan Lentz; Corresponding Secretary, Robin Chavez; Historian, Staci Kendrick; … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Alliklik Chapter Celebrates Constitution Week at Constitution Avenue

On Saturday, September 12, 2020, fifteen members of the Alliklik Chapter, masked and socially-distanced, took a photo at Constitution Avenue in Santa Clarita with the Constitution Week Proclamation that the chapter received from the City of Santa Clarita. Nearly forty … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: El Redondo Chapter Honored to Hear Colonel Becky M. Beers

The El Redondo Chapter was honored and excited to have Colonel Becky M. Beers, Commander, 61st Air Base Group, Los Angeles Air Force Base, El Segundo, California as our September 12, 2020 meeting speaker. Colonel Beers grew up in Los … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: General John A Sutter New Member Induction

September generally brings excitement as we resume our chapter meetings after a short summer break. However, due to Covid-19, we are faced with continuing where we left off in May with Zoom meetings. The Daughters of the General John A … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Women’s Suffragist: Ruth May Fox

Ruth May Fox, a great grandmother of Sharon Pew, Chaplain of the El Dorado Chapter, dedicated her life to raising a large family, serving The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and fighting for women’s right to vote in … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Arcalanes Chapter Honors Orinda Fire Department

As fires are raging up and down California, it is certainly a sad time for many people; just look at the news. DAR Acalanes Chapter would like to share a positive story. On Sunday August 16, 2020, at 4 in … Continue reading

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