We welcome new members to our chapter.
Denver Chapter NSDAR meets the third Wednesday of the month to have lunch and listen to various programs put on by individuals of the community and our members.
We have many women from all walks of life whose ancestors participated in some way, in the Revolutionary War. The DAR has chapters all over the world and our Denver Chapter NSDAR is growing. For detailed information on membership in the DAR, go to the National DAR website.
2019/20 Chapter Programs
September 18th - Jewel & Tom Wellborn. This husband and wife team will give a presentation of Revolutionary War Military Life as it affected both men and women.
October 16th - Michelle Mallin, President of the Honor Bell Organization. She will tell us all about the Honor Bell, and she will have it for us to see in the DCC Parking lot.
November 20th - Bethe Clark-Urban, our new State Regent will speak to us. We are one of the first chapters to be honored by her presence.
December 18th - Keith Fessenden is the Archivist/Historian for the National Western Stock Show here in Denver. He will get us in the mood for the show in January.
January 15th 2020 - Brigadier General (ret.) John S. Brown will speak about “Honoring America’s Fallen Service Members Overseas….the American Battle Monuments Commission”
February 19th - James Jeffrey, a well known expert in genealogy at the Denver Public Library will join us. His qualifications are too numerous to mention.
March 18th - CANCELLED - Karen Hancock will join us again, to speak on what she says is her favorite subject: “Galvanized Yankees in the American West”.
April 15th - CANCELLED - Robert Hampton will join us to talk about the Revolutionary War, with what he likes to call “Sacred Scripture, Sacred War.” As a vignette during the talk, he will portray the Reverend Peter Muhlenberg, who was a pastor and a Continental Army Officer who was an adviser to George Washington.
May 20th - No speaker is planned, so that there will be enough time for awards and any swearing in of officers.
We meet the third Wednesday of each month. Please RSVP to our Treasurer if you will be attending.
Our year goes from September to May; meetings are not held during the summer months of June, July & August
Social time starts at 11:30, Opening exercises and lunch begin at noon and the program begins about 12:45.