Shrewsbury Towne-Monmouth Chapter, NSDAR

Programs and Events

Guests are welcome to attend our monthly chapter meetings. Please contact our chapter regent, Elizabeth Dunnell, for information.

September 19-20, 2014
The 2014 NJDAR Fall State Meeting

Monday, October 6, 2014— 7:00 p.m.
Program: The Lighthouse Society
Speaker: Betsy Barrett
Guest: NJ State Regent Cornelia B. Olde

Saturday, October 25, 2014—
Central District Luncheon

Monday, November 3, 2014— 7:00 p.m.
Program: So You're in the DAR - Now What?
Special: Swearing in Ceremony for a new members since 2004
Presented by Chapter Board Members

Sunday, November 9, 2014
New Jersey Day at Valley Forge

Saturday, December 7, 2014 — 12:00 noon
Program: Continental Congress - What's It All About?
Commerative: 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration
Guest Speaker: Gregory Terry Lutz, Sergeant ~ USMC Vietnam





2014 Special Commemorative Celebrations
50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration
200th Anniversary
of the Star-Spangled Banner
Dec. 24 200th Anniversary - Treaty of Ghent - ending the War of 1812
225th Anniversary of George Washington’s First Inaugural Speech
225th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights
150th Anniversary of ‘In God We Trust’ added to US coins


2015 Special Commemorative Celebrations

 

DAR 125th Anniversary


 

February 2015
American History Month

Saturday, February 7, 2015— 1:00 p.m.
Program: Ninety Six, Crossroads of a Revolution (DVD)
Desserts & Tea

March 2015
Women's History Month


Monday, March 2, 2015 — 7:00 p.m.
Program: Early NJ Foods, Herbs, & Edible Plants
Speaker: Katie Moose
Commemorative: Women in American History

Monday, April 13, 2015 — 7:00 p.m.
Program: Essay Awards Night

April 24-25, 2015
NJDAR Annual State Conference

Saturday, May 30, 2015 — 12:00 noon
Program: Fashion Design Contest Winners and the DAR Good Citizen Essay & Contest Winners
presenting their designs & essays.
Luncheon:
“Potluck Picnic”

June 25-28, 2015
124th Continental Congress


DAR American History Essay Contest
All students in grades 5 - 8, in a public, private or parochial school, or who are home-schooled, are eligible

Please contact our chapter regent, Elizabeth Dunnell, for information.

Scholarships

The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.

The DAR Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to qualified applicants regardless of race, religion, sex or national origin. All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance at an accredited college or university in the United States. The only exception is the American Indian Scholarship that is available for students pursuing vocational training.

Scholarships

 

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