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CALENDAR OF MEETINGS/EVENTS • 2018-19
If you would like to join us as a guest for any upcoming chapter program, please contact us to receive location details.


Wednesday | September 19, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program: “Amor Patriae - Celebrating the NSDAR’s 126 years of promoting
Historic Preservation, Education and Patriotism” 
   Presenter: Bethe Clark-Urban, Colorado State Vice-Regent

Saturday | October 13, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program: Continental Congress 2018 Report 
   Presenter: Mur Hiltenbrand, Blue Spruce Member and 2018 Congress Delegate

   Recognition of Blue Spruce Special Award of Service: 
   Presenters: Sherry Coulter and Mary Casey, Blue Spruce Members

   CHAPTER SERVICE PROJECT: 
   October National Day of Service workshop: Noon -1 p.m.

Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program:  “Deborah Sampson – a Revolutionary Soldier – in costume.”
   Presenter: Jewel Wellborn, Colorado State DAR Speaker Staff

Saturday | December 15, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Blue Spruce Chapter Holiday Pot Luck Party 
Green Mountain United Methodist Church, 12755 W. Cedar Dr., Lakewood 80228

Wednesday | January 16, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program:  “Protecting Survivors Through Planning: How to Avoid the WORST Scavenger Hunt Ever!”
   Presenter: Wendi Strom, Blue Spruce member

Saturday | February 23, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program: “Madonna of the Trail Statues.” 
   Presenter: Linda Sandlin, Honorary State Regent
   SERVICE PROJECT – Valentines for Veterans

Wednesday | March 20, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program:  “What’s Inside the Little Green Box?” Insignia guidelines for placement, use and disposal.
   Presenter: Cheryl Heyen, Blue Spruce Associate Member

Wednesday | April 10, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program:  “History, Symbolism and Usage of the U.S. flags from Revolutionary War to the present.”
   Presenter: Lawrence Hay, Vexillologist

Saturday | May 18, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Program: American Indians Committee
   Presenter: Charlotte Hubbs, Honorary State Regent


UPCOMING STATE SOCIETY EVENTS:

August 24-25, 2018 | Fall Board of Management Meeting
Doubletree Hotel | 1775 East Cheyenne Mountain Boulevard | Colorado Springs

January 25-26, 2019 | Winter Board of Management Meeting
Marriott Hotel | 5580 Tech Center Drive | Colorado Springs

April 26-28, 2019 | State Conference
Marriott Hotel | 5580 Tech Center Drive | Colorado Springs

EDUCATION:

Whether enjoying an informative speaker at a monthly meeting, or becoming involved working with local schools, or through other community outreach programs, education is key to DAR's success not only in Colorado, but from sea-to-shining-sea.

This short video explores a few ways the NSDAR is making a difference through education.
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Contact Webmaster  | Last Updated: Nov 25, 2018
FYI:  Our Blue Spruce Chapter does not meet in the months of June, July and August.
The Blue Spruce Chapter typically alternates monthly meetings with Saturday brunch and Wednesday lunch meetings.