Calendar

 

The Point Vicente Chapter meets in the Palos Verdes Peninsula area from September through June at various times to accommodate busy members:  two Saturdays, two Monday evenings, and six Monday afternoons to encourage attendance.  We also hold educational field trips on a varied schedule.  You are welcome to attend any of our meetings or trips.  Please contact our regent for specific locations.

 

 

Dates & Times

Details

September 18, 2017
Monday
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chapter Meeting
"The Significance of DAR Insignia"
Pamela S. Meyers, CSSDAR Insignia Chairman
September 20, 2017
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Toyota USA Automobile Museum
Self-Guided Tour
October 16, 2017
Monday
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chapter Meeting
"DAR Patriot Grave Marker Dedication Ceremony for John Alderson Jr."
Patricia Mendez, Chapter Historic Preservation Chairman
October 18, 2017
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
FUNday Field Trip
John Gaughan's Illusion Workshop and Magic Collection
Private Tour
October 22, 2017
Sunday
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
District XIII Fall Meeting
Held at a local venue
Hosted by another chapter in the district
November 11, 2017
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Veterans Appreciation Festival
Battleship USS Iowa
Booth Hosted by Point Vicente Chapter 
November 11, 2017
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Veterans Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony
Green Hills Memorial Park (at the Veterans Memorial)
Co-hosted with another chapter in the district
November 20, 2017
Monday Evening
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Chapter Meeting
"American Gold Star Manor"
Gail Schwanender, Chairman of the Board
November 29, 2017
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Kimberley Crest House & Gardens
Docent-Led Tour of Holiday-Decorated House 
December 2, 2017
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Chapter Holiday Luncheon
"Service as an Army Nurse in Vietnam"
Lieutenant Linda Delores Boone, U.S. Army, retired
December 6, 2017
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Hollywood Bowl Museum
Docent-Led Tour of Museum and Bowl
January 15, 2018
Monday 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

American History/Junior American Citizens Awards
"For Which It Stands" 

A DVD about the history of the flag of the United States 

Honoring Student Winners of American History and Christopher Columbus Essay Contests; and Junior American Citizens Art Contests

January 17, 2018
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Pio Pico State Historic Park 
Docent-Led Tour
February 17, 2018
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
District XIII DAR Awards Luncheon
Honoring Student District Winners of American History and DAR Good Citizens
Hosted by another chapter in the district
February 19, 2018
Monday 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chapter Meeting
"BARK (Beach Animals Reading with Kids"
Representative of BARK, accompanied by a therapy dog
February 21, 2018
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Heroes Hall Veterans Museum
Docent-Led Tour 
March 7, 2018
Wednesday
8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
FUNday Field Trip
"El Miradero" - Brand Library & Art Center
Docent-Led Tour 
March 19, 2018
Monday Evening
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Chapter Meeting 
"'Patriot Sisters" - Revolution-era Costumes
Mary Kenney, chapter member, accompanied by outside members 
March 24, 2018
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
District XIII Veteran Mothers Baby Shower
VAMC Pantages Theater (Long Beach)
Hosted by another chapter in the district
April 16, 2018
Monday 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
JROTC Merit Awards Luncheon
Recognizing and Rewarding Outstanding Ability and 
Achievements of Student Cadets
April 22, 2018
Saturday
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
District XIII Annual Meeting
Held at a local venue
Hosted by another chapter in the district
April 25, 2018
Wednesday
10:00 PM - 3:30 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Tanaka Farms
Docent-Led Farm and Strawberry Tour 
May 16, 2018
Wednesday
7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
FUNday Field Trip
Kellogg House and Arabian Horse Center at Cal Poly Pomona
Docent-Led Tour
May 21, 2018
Monday 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chapter Annual Meeting
"DAR Museum Period Rooms"
Karen Reese, CSSDAR Speaker Staff
May 26, 2018
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Memorial Day Veterans Festival
Battleship USS Iowa
Booth Hosted by Point Vicente Chapter 
June 1, 2018
Friday
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
FUNday Field Trip
The Salvation Army Museum of the West
Docent-Led Tour
June 9, 2018
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Annual Year-End Luncheon
"Vintage Hats"
Janet Stancliff - guests encouraged to wear a hat

 

Please contact Regent Alta Graham for specific locations or more information.