Calendar

 

 

Unless otherwise notified, our meetings will be help in person.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we may be meeting on Zoom when it is unsafe to hold meetings in person.  Contact our chapter regent for meeting information or if you need training using Zoom.

 

2022-2023 Activity Details

 

Dates and Times

Details

September 19, 2022
Monday
1 - 3 p.m.

Chapter Meeting
"Bernardo de Galvez:  An Essential Man"

"Bernardo de Galvez, Spanish Hero of the American Revolution"

Videos:  Our Patriots DAR Podcast, and The History Guy (YouTube)

September 28, 2022
Wednesday
8:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

FUNday Field Trip

George Key Ranch Historic Park

Docent-Led Tour, Placentia, CA

October 17, 2022
Monday
1 - 3 p.m.
Chapter Meeting
"Freemasonry and the American Revolution" 
Mason member
October 19, 2022
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  THE HIDDEN WHITE HOUSE
Author:  Robert Klara
October 26, 2022
Wednesday
8:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
FUNday Field Trip

Grace Dee May Museum (at the Historic Shrine Auditorium)

Docent-Led Tour and Performance, Los Angeles, CA

November 11, 2022
Friday
11 a.m. - Noon
Veterans Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony
Co-hosted with another chapter in the district
November 17, 2022
Thursday
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
FUNday Field Trip
Rancho Los Alamitos
Docent-Led Tour, Long Beach, CA
November 21, 2022
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.
Chapter Meeting
"Finding Thanksgiving in the 21st Century"
DAR member
December 1, 2022
Thursday
9:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
FUNday Field Trip
Roger's Gardens
Docent-Guided Visit, Corona del Mar, CA
December 3, 2022
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Chapter Holiday Luncheon

"The Colonial Signal Corps"
Los Angles Fife and Drums

December 7, 2022
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  FEEDING WASHINGTON'S ARMY
Author:  Ricardo Herrera
January 16, 2023
Monday 
Noon - 3 p.m.

American History & Junior American Citizens Awards
Honoring Student Winners of American History Essay, Patriots of the American Revolution Essay, and Junior American Citizens Art Contests

January 25, 2023
Wednesday
9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
FUNday Field Trip
FIDM Museum Vault Behind the Scenes
Docent-Guided Tour, Los Angeles, CA
February 1, 2023
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  BETSY ROSS & THE MAKING OF AMERICA
Author:  Marla Miller
February 20, 2023
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.

Chapter Meeting
"The Heart of a Woman - Women and Heart Disease"

Cardiologist & Interventional Cardiology

February 22, 2023
Wednesday
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
125th Anniversary of DAR Hospital Corps

March 20, 2023
Monday
1 - 3 p.m.
Chapter Meeting
"Art at Your Fingertips"
Community Engagement Director, Palos Verdes Art Center
March 22, 2023
Wednesday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

FUNday Field Trip
Orange County Museum of Art

Docent-Guided Tour, Costa Mesa, CA

April 5, 2023
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  FOURTEENTH COLONY:  THE FORGOTTEN STORY OF THE GULF SOUTH DURING AMERICA'S REVOLUTIONARY ERA
Author:  Mike Bunn
April 17, 2023
Monday 
Noon - 3 p.m.
Chapter JROTC Merit Awards
Recognizing and Rewarding Outstanding Ability and Achievement of Student Cadets
April 19, 2023
Wednesday
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
Thomas Jefferson's 280th Birthday and 20th Anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase
May 15, 2023
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.
Chapter Annual Meeting
"The U.S. Merchant Marines:  Unsung Heroes from the American Revolution to Present"
Past President, American Merchant Marines Veterans Association
May 17, 2023
Wednesday
9:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
FUNday Field Trip
SS Lane Victory
Docent-Led Tour, San Pedro, CA
June 6, 2023
Tuesday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

FUNday Field Trip
(private residence)

Owner-Led Tour, Los Angeles, CA

June 7, 2023
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA BIOGRAPHY
Author:  Paul Bierty
June 10, 2023
Saturday
1l:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Chapter Year-End Luncheon
Special Performance by San Pedro High School Brass Band