Category Archives: Chapter Chatter

Chapter Chatter: San Clemente Island Chapter Celebrates 60th Anniversary

On Monday, September 10, 2018 nearly 100 members of the Daughters of the American Revolution gathered at Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens in San Clemente to celebrate the 60th anniversary of San Clemente Island Chapter founded on September 10, … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Vietnam Veterans Honored by La Puerta de Oro – San Francisco Chapter

La Puerta de Oro-San Francisco chapter members were honored to recognize eleven Vietnam Veterans with the DAR Certificate and Recognition pin for their service this July at the Golden Gate Park Senior Center in San Francisco.  Over 150 people were … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Presidio Chapter’s New Board Meet & Greet Kicks Off a Milestone Year

On Sunday, August 12, 2018, founding members of the Presidio Chapter (San Francisco) gathered with active and pending members to get acquainted with new executive board officers and wish them success as they start their terms. Hosted at a member’s … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Chico Chapter’s National Winner American Heritage ‘Crafts/Paper Crafts’

Chico chapter is very excited and proud of our member, Michele Lehane, who recently won the national American Heritage first place award in the Crafts/Paper Crafts category for her paper crafted garland. The theme was “Exploring America Through The Arts” … Continue reading

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Chapter Chapter: El Palo Alto Chapter Hosts Prospective Member Workshop/Lunch

The El Palo Alto Chapter volunteer genealogists along with Registrar Valerie Hamilton and Regent Carol Driesen welcomed five prospective member to a prospective member workshop and lunch held at the Palo Alto Elk’s Lodge on Saturday, August 4, 2018. It … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Gold Trail Daughters Visit CA Veterans Home in Yountville with Nick Stanford

On August 2, 2018, Nick Stanford, grandson of Gold Trail Daughter Susie Glover, along with other Gold Trail Daughters visited the Johnson Hall veterans at the CA Veterans Home in Yountville to distribute bags made by sixteen-year-old Nick.  Over the … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Gaspar de Portola Chapter in the 2018 Redwood City 4th of July Parade

Gaspar de Portola Chapter members and family spent many hours designing and decorating their patriotic float for Redwood City’s Fourth of July parade, the largest and longest parade in Northern California.  This year’s float had a band playing patriotic rock songs … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Santa Clara Chapter Hosts Second Annual Tea

  On April 21, 2018, the Santa Clara Chapter held their Second Annual Tea with proceeds going to the Homeless Veterans Emergency Housing Facility. This year there were eleven tables, with each hostess choosing a theme from the “special occasions” … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: John Greenleaf Whittier Chapter Visits CSSDAR Headquarters

On Monday, July 2, 2018, the John Greenleaf Whittier Chapter’s Executive Board met at the CSSDAR headquarters in Glendora for vision, planning and a tour of the headquarters.  It was an invigorating day for the attendees. Among the many objectives … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: San Clemente Island Chapter ‘Springtime in Paris’

On April 11, 2018, San Clemente Island chapter held a “Springtime in Paris”  luncheon and fashion show fundraising event at Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club in Mission Viejo. It was a beautiful spring day and guests enjoyed a delicious lunch and … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: El Dorado Chapter Highlights Silver Paws Ranch at April Meeting

The El Dorado Chapter hosted a special guest at the April 14 chapter meeting.  Members met a service dog named; Kenna, a very well-mannered German Shepard who brought her owner Guy Sheble with her.  Mr. Sheble is a veteran of both … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Alta Mira Chapter Presents Women in American History Award

Alta Mira Chapter NSDAR celebrated “Women’s History Month” at their Colonial Tea March 10th.  It was a perfect time to present the “Women in American History” award to an outstanding member of the community that has made a contribution and … Continue reading

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San Andreas Lake Chapter Honors American History & DAR Good Citizens Winners

The San Andreas Lake Chapter held their American History Essay Contest and DAR Good Citizens awards at the San Mateo County History Museum in Redwood City, CA. on January 19, 2018. Left to Right back row: Marie Borovina, Chair, Valerie Lynne, … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: El Redondo Chapter’s 53rd Annual Colonial Luncheon

El Redondo Chapter held its 53rd annual Colonial Luncheon on 2/24/18 at the Los Verdes Golf Club in Palos Verdes Estates.  Over 100 attendees were greeted by Regent Beth Collier and Mistress of Ceremonies Carolyn Bushnell, Honorary Chapter Regent.  A delightful … Continue reading

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Chapter Chatter: Santa Clara Chapter Serves Up Breakfast for Veterans

Santa Clara Chapter began preparing and serving breakfast to veterans in November, and this amazing program continues to grow! The Veterans Housing Facility, known to chapter members as ‘Housing for Heroes,’ provides support services and housing for homeless veterans as … Continue reading

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