Tuesday September 12, 2023—12 noon
Location: Bellevue Library, Meeting Room 1
Program: Schools are the Jewels of DAR
Speaker: Jacqueline Riddell, First Vice Regent, Washington State NSDAR
Activity: Pass the Bus for Chemawa Indian School
Tuesday October 10, 2023—10:30 a.m.
Program: Revolutionary War Spies
Theme: American History/Patriotism
Speaker: Greg Emerson, Cascade Centennial Chapter, Washington State SAR
Activity: DAR National Day of Service / Fisher House Paper Drive
Tuesday November 14, 2023—10:30 a.m.
Program: Honoring Our Veterans Through the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Theme: American History/Patriotism/National Defense
Speaker: Melissa Finn, WSSDAR American History Chair
Tuesday December 12, 2023—10:30 a.m.
Program: Cascade Annual Holiday Silent Auction
Prepare and bring new/gently used items for the auction (Benefits Cascade Scholarship Fund)
Activity: Bake and bring cookies for USO
Tuesday January 9, 2024 —10:30 a.m.
Program: Our Patriot Ancestors
Theme: American History/Heritage/Lineage Research/Genealogy
Speakers: Cascade Members
Members will share stories about their Patriots.
Tuesday February 13, 2024—10:30 a.m.
Program: What’s in Your Attic?
Speaker: Cascade Members
Theme: Heritage/History/Lineage Research/Preservation
Members will share their family heirlooms.
Activity: Used Book Sale (Benefits Community Classroom and Literacy Committees)
Tuesday March 12, 2024—10:30 a.m.
Program: War Dogs, American Revolutionary War to Current
Theme: American History/National Defense/Veterans
Speaker: Leah Rossetti, Vice Regent Chief Whatcom Chapter NSDAR
Tuesday April 9, 2024—10:30 a.m.
Program: Martha Washington – A Living History
Theme: American History/Women’s Issues
Speaker: Jane Ritchey, Admiralty Inlet Chapter NSDAR
Activity: Fisher House Paper Drive
Tuesday May 14, 2024—Evening
Social hour: 5:15 p.m. Meeting: 6:00 p.m.
Program: An Evening of Awards
Theme: Scholarship/Community Service/Education/ROTC
Speakers: Scholarship/ROTC Award Winners