Meetings and Events

2019

SEPTEMBER 14
Saturday, 10:00 a.m.
MEETING Program: The Laughing Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of our 16th President presented by Roger Arthur, historian, lecturer, teacher. Collecting non-perishable food for local food banks.
SEPTEMBER 15
Sunday, 11:45 a.m.
PENNSYLVANIA STATE SUNDAY Memorial service in Valley Forge Memorial Chapel followed by luncheon.
SEPTEMBER 17
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.
CONSTITUTION DAY Chester County Courthouse, West Chester, PA
SEPTEMBER 21
Saturday, 10-4 p.m.
PAOLI BATTLEFIELD HERITAGE DAY
Wreaths Across America Fundraiser and Colonial Demonstrations
SEPTEMBER 28
Saturday, 8:45 a.m.
PSSDAR STATE LEADERSHIP
Best Western Premier, Harrisburg, PA
OCTOBER 5
Saturday, 10-5 p.m.
CHESTER COUNTY DAY Chapter members hostess a historic home to support Chester County Hospital.
OCTOBER 11
Friday
NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE
OCTOBER 16
Wednesday, 10-9 p.m.
BOSCOV’S FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS
Chapter fundraiser at the Exton Square Mall Boscov’s.
OCTOBER 19
Saturday, 11:00 a.m.
ANNUAL LUNCHEON/FUNDRAISING
Program: Suffragists and the Women’s Rights Convention in Chester County presented by Robyn Young, historian, author. Reception: 11:00 a.m. Lunch: 12:00 p.m. Reserved seating – $37 per person/$10-$50 per person patron (optional)
OCTOBER 26
Saturday, 10:00 a.m.
GRAVE MARKING
for member Mary Walters at Upper Octorara Cemetery, 357 Octorara Road, Parkesburg, PA
NOVEMBER 1
Friday, 11:30 a.m.
NATURALIZATION CEREMONY
Chester County Justice Center, West Chester, PA
NOVEMBER 8
Friday, 9:30-11 a.m.
VETERANS PARADE
Coatesville VA Medical Center, 1400 Blackhorse Hill Road, Coatesville, PA.  Meet in the parking area near the Community Living Center.
NOVEMBER 9
Saturday, 10 a.m.
MEETING Program: Many Nations/Chester County 300 Years of Diversity Through the Lens of Migration presented by Ellen Enslow, Director of Collections/Curator at the Chester County Historical Society.
DECEMBER 7
Saturday, 12:30 a.m.
CHRISTMAS TEA / LUNCHEON
Please bring 2 dozen cookies (packed 3-4 to a bag) for our First Responders.
DECEMBER 14
Saturday, 11:00 a.m.
WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA
Paoli Memorial Grounds

2020

JANUARY NO MEETING
FEBRUARY 10
Monday, 12:00 p.m.
MEETING
AMERICAN HISTORY AWARDS

Program: Student winners of the American History Essay Contests and the Christopher Columbus Contest are honored.
MARCH 9
Monday, 12:00 p.m.
MEETING
GOOD CITIZENS AWARDS

Program: Students selected by Chester County schools as DAR Good Citizens are honored. Scholarship Contest winner for our chapter is acknowledged.
APRIL 18
Saturday, 11:00 a.m.
MEETING
Program: All About Bluebirds presented by Kenneth Leister, award winning conservationist, Pennsylvania Bluebird Society.
APRIL 23-25 PSSDAR STATE CONFERENCE
Wyndam Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA
MAY 9
Saturday, 11:30 a.m.
MEETING POTLUCK LUNCHEON
Historic Sullivan House, Hershey’s Mill.
MAY 25
Monday, 10:00 a.m.
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
Downingtown, PA. (Time to meet to be determined.)
MAY 25
Monday, 9:00 a.m.
SOUTHEAST DISTRICT WREATH LAYING
Washington Square, Philadelphia, PA.
JUNE 24-28 129th CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
Constitution Hall, Washington, D.C.

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