Calendar

 

 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we will be meeting on Zoom until it is safe to resume meetings in person. Contact our chapter regent for meeting information or if you need training using Zoom.

 

2020-2021 Activity Details

 

Dates and Times

Details

September 21, 2020
Monday
1 - 3 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
"The National Park Service Celebrates the 19th Amendment"
National Park Service, Associate Director, Cultural Resources, Partnerships, and Science, and Keeper of the National Register of Historic Places
September 30, 2020
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual FUNday Field Trip
100th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th amendment
"Rightfully Hers:  American Women and the Vote" - National Archives

October 7, 2020
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  FINDING DOROTHY
Author:  Elizabeth Letts
October 19, 2020
Monday Evening
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
"Fulfilling the Mission of Bacone College, a DAR Approved School, in 2020" 
Director, Center for American Indians, Bacone College
October 28, 2020
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
Indigenous Peoples
Chief Vann House, Chatsworth, California
November 11, 2020
Wednesday
11 a.m. - Noon
Veterans Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony
Co-hosted with another chapter in the district
November 16, 2020
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
"A Pilgrim's Perspective on the Rose Parade"
Foothill Colony Governor, California Mayflower Society
November 18, 2020
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
400th Anniversary of the Mayflower Landing at Cape Cod
Exploring the Mayflower Trail in Leiden (Holland)
December 2, 2020
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  MAYFLOWER
Author:  Nathaniel Philbrick
December 5, 2020
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
The Revolution - "Boston Bloody Boston"
First 20 minutes of Episode 01, The History Channel
December 9, 2020
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual FUNday Field Trip
247th Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party
Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum, Boston, Massachusetts

January 18, 2021
Monday 
Noon - 2 p.m.

Virtual Chapter Meeting
"Black Los Angeles:  A Community Built by Black Women"
Associate Professor of African American Studies, Loyola Marymount University

January 27, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
Civil Rights and Black History
Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad NHP (Church Creek, Maryland) and Harriet Tubman Home (Auburn, New York)
February 3, 2021
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  TEN TEA PARTIES
Author:  Joseph Cummins
February 15, 2021
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
Life Story Writing - "Everyone Has a Story"
February 24, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
Library of Congress
Washington, D.C.
March 15, 2021
Monday Evening
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
"Serving Those Who've Served:  Service Dogs for Veterans with Disabilities"
Director, Service Dog Program, Tender Loving Canines
March 24, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington, D.C.
April 7, 2021
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  THEY WERE GOOD SOLDIERS
Author:  John U. Rees
April 19, 2021
Monday 
Noon - 2 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Meeting
"Paul Revere's Midnight Ride:  Dispelling the Myths"
Research and Adult Program Director, Paul Revere Memorial Association
April 28, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
246th Anniversary of Paul Revere's Ride
Old North Church, Boston, Massachusetts
May 17, 2021
Monday 
1 - 3 p.m.
Virtual Chapter Annual Meeting
"The USS Iowa:  An Enduring Legacy of Freedom"
Vice President, Development, Pacific Battleship Center - Battleship IOWA Museum
May 26, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Virtual FUNday Field Trip
76th Anniversary of V-E Day
America's National Churchill Museum, Fulton, Missouri
May 28, 2021
Friday
10 - 11 a.m.
Vietnam Traveling Wall Tribute
Green Hills Memorial Park
June 2, 2021
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  THE BRITISH ARE COMING, THE WAR FOR AMERICA LEXINGTON TO PRINCETON 1775-1777
Author:  Rick Atkinson
June 9, 2021
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual FUNday Field Trip
The War of Independence
Museum of the American Revolution, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

June 14, 2021
Monday
1 - 3 p.m.

Virtual Year-End Luncheon
"God Bless America" - How an immigrant and an icon helped America lose the blues

August 4, 2021
Wednesday
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Lighthouse Window Book Club
Book:  REVOLUTIONARY MOTHERS
Author:  Carol Berken