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Category Archives: Chapter Chatter
El Redondo Chapter has a booth each year at the Redondo Beach Veterans Park Veterans Day event. Task Force member Nancy Connell with help from her husband set up the table display for 2019. Members Carole Callies, Kathy Edwards and … Continue reading
Del Norte Chapter spent November 11, 2019 honoring Veterans by attending the community activities of the day which included early morning flag raising ceremonies, the 10 am parade, the 11 am “Moment of Silence”, and the 12 noon traditional Community luncheon … Continue reading
On November 11, 2019 at 11:00 am, representatives from the El Redondo and Pt. Vicente Chapters held their annual Veterans Day observance at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes. Chaplains Lee Wolfe of Pt. Vicente and Sue Ann … Continue reading
On November 7, 2019, Feather River Chapter completed its Service to Veterans project for the year. During the summer, members made over 50 fleece lap robes. On November 7th, Regent Dorothy Welton (in the red jacket) and Treasurer Alma Roots … Continue reading
The Fresno-Yosemite Chapter was pleased to participate in the 100th Central Valley Veterans Day Parade. This year, the parade had 250 entries and 17 Grand Marshals, and all branches of the military were represented, making it the largest Veterans Day … Continue reading
On October 27, 2019, six Sierra Foothills Chapter members, including Regent Marie Hurst Lewis, and two HODARS enjoyed a National Day of Service project at the Catheys Valley Cemetery. First Vice Regent Lynn Talbot shared the history of the area … Continue reading
Heeding the call of President General Denise Doring VanBuren, in observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October), Susan B. Anthony Chapter Daughters collected items for a local women’s shelter in Long Beach, California. Susan B. Anthony Daughters collected a … Continue reading
El Redondo Chapter is delighted to share the news of the notice below received October 23, 2019 from Jan Johnpier, VIS Chair. We so appreciate having our talented Webmaster Linda Maxwell (also our hardworking Treasurer!) “Subject: DAR Website of the … Continue reading
Sacramento Chapter Daughters cleaned the grave of William S. Hamilton, son of Alexander Hamilton, on October 12, 2019, to celebrate the National Day of Service! William S. Hamilton dropped out of West Point and East coast life when he was … Continue reading
Chapter Chatter: Jose Maria Amador Chapter Members Honor National DAR Day of Service and Bestow a Community Service Award
The Jose Maria Amador Chapter participated in several projects honoring the National DAR Day of Service. The events took place on Thursday, October 10, 2019. Early in the day, eight ladies served lunch at the local Senior Center. Working with … Continue reading
On October 12, 2019, Eel River Valley Daughters worked to verify grave locations in Fortuna’s oldest cemetery: Kenmar Pioneer Cemetery Daughters checked to see that physical markers on the ground corresponded to Fortuna Cemetery District records. We found one grave … Continue reading
At the October 12, 2019 El Redondo chapter meeting, associate member Kathleen Spearman, (Point Vicente Chapter), discussed the history of genetic testing and the services and interactions of Family Tree DNA, 23 & Me, Ancestry DNA, My Heritage, and LivingDNA. … Continue reading
Chapter Chatter: Arrorwhead Valley Chapter to Commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower – Rose Parade Float
Arrowhead Valley chapter is commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower by helping to decorate the Mayflower float sponsored by the General Society of Mayflower Descendants at the 2020 Rose Parade in Pasadena. The Commemorative Events Committee has selected the … Continue reading
Chapter Chatter: Mission Viejo Chapter Enters Local Scarecrow Contest to Benefit R.I.S.E – Please VOTE!
Honoring the passing of the 19th Amendment and educating our community, the Mission Viejo Chapter has an entry in the Mission Viejo 3rd Annual Scarecrow Contest. Our Chapter has an opportunity to win, but with 23 entries this year, we … Continue reading
The Santa Margarita Chapter celebrated their 90th anniversary with a theme, “Embracing our Old California Heritage”. Members and guests met at the Rancho Carlsbad Community Club House with Regent Charla Boodry hosting the event on October 5, 2019. In attendance … Continue reading