2017-2018 Longs Peak Chapter
Programs and Events

(Chapter meeting programs start at 12:30 unless otherwise noted) 

 2017
Strawberry Days Antique Show and DAR Bake Sale May 20-21, 2017 Boulder County Fairgrounds
10:00-5:00 pm. May 20; 11:00-4:00 p.m. May 21
Memorial Day  May 29, 2017 Longmont local cemeteries
9:00 a.m. Stephen Day Park; 10:00 Foothills Cemetery; 11:00 a.m. Mountain View Cemetery
 Flag Day Ceremony  June 11, 2017 1:00 mini-parade and flag raising ceremony Hover Home, Longmont.  Members arrive early to march in the procession.
First Log Cabin Chapter monument unveiling ceremony Sept 2, 2017, 9:00 a.m., 199 South Main Street Longmont, west side by Las Palmeras restaurant
 August Chapter Meeting  August 12, 2017 Program: “Unforgettable No More – The Story of Margaret Campbell Boyes”, Speaker: Florence Hill; Program: DAR 101 Getting to Know the DAR, Speaker: Barbara Eastwood
 State Board of Management Meeting  August 25-26, 2017, Marriott Colorado Springs, 5580 Tech Center Dr,  Colorado Springs, CO, phone 719-260-1800, Hostess Chapter: Sarah Platt Decker
 September Chapter Meeting  Sept. 9, 2017, Program: “DAR Insignia” Information and Protocol, Speaker: Charlotte Hubbs, Honorary Colorado State Regent 2009-2011
October Chapter Meeting  Oct. 7, 2017, Program: “Genetic Genealogy – Y to Test”, Speaker: Elizabeth Townsend, Volunteer Field Genealogist
 Pumpkin Pie Days Chapter Bake Sale  Oct 14-15, 2017, Boulder County Fairgrounds Exhibit Building, 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont, CO. Reminder:  Ladies start your ovens!  Get Ready, Get Set, Bake!
Longmont Veteran’s Day Parade  Nov. 11, 2017, 11:00 a.m., line up near Roosevelt Park and the Senior Center
November Chapter Meeting  Nov. 11, 2017, Program: “Different Tribes, Different Journeys”, Speaker: Karen “Warrior Wolf” Herdman, Tribal member of the Appalachian Cherokee Nation, DAR State Chairman American Indian Committee
 Christmas Party and Potluck Luncheon  Dec. 9, 2017, Program: TBD
2018
January Chapter Meeting  Jan. 13, 2018, Program: TBD, Speaker: TBD
 State Board of Management Meeting  Jan. 26-27, 2018, Place:  TBD, Hostess Chapter: TBD
Long Peak Chapter Patriotic Tea  Feb. 10, 2018, Programs: Colorado State Regents Project, American History Essay and Good Citizen’s Awards Presentations, Speakers: Colorado State Regent Angel Dobbins, Chapter Committee Chairmen Nancy Sanger and Jennifer Miller
 March Chapter Meeting  March 10, 2018, Program: TBD, Speaker: TBD
April Chapter Meeting  April 14, 2018, Program:TBD, Speaker: TBD
115th Colorado State Conference May 4-6, 2018, Location: Marriott Colorado Springs, 5580 Tech Center Dr,  Colorado Springs, CO, phone 719-260-1800,  http://members.coloradodar.org/state-conference-2018
 Annual Spring Luncheon  May 12, 2018, Program: New Officer Installations, Wilma Dunn Scholarship Presentation, Speakers: State Regent Bethe Clark-Urban, Chapter Scholarship Committee Chairmen Nancy Swanger and Jennifer Miller
 Strawberry Festival Chapter Bake Sale  May 19-20, 2018, Boulder County Fairgrounds Exhibit Building, 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont, CO. Reminder:  Ladies start your ovens!  Get Ready, Get Set, Bake!