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Haddonfield Chapter 2014-2015 Calendar

We welcome guests and prospective members who would like to attend our meetings. Please contact Registrar Terry Brasko for additional information about our chapter meetings.

 

Fall Calendar

September 11, 2014
Patriot Day

September 17, 2014
Constitution Day

September 17-23, 2014
Constitution Week

We Remember 9/11 U.S. Constitution
September 26, 2014
Stand Down
Haddonfield Chapter members will participate in the annual Stand Down for homeless veterans at the Cherry Hill Armory.
Contact Chapter Regent Pamela Campbell if you would like to volunteer a few hours to assist with this worthwhile event.

 

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October 8, 2014
Chapter Meeting

Salvation Army Kroc Center

PROGRAM: Joan Kroc’s Vision for the Salvation Army Center in Camden:


“A Beacon of Hope and an Agent for Change”
Presented by: Steve Dixon PhD, Business Director

Regular Meeting Location
Refreshments: 6:30pm
Program begins at 7:00pm

Mr. Dixon will share the new Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center in Camden, NJ, which was developed to express the mission and ministry of The Salvation Army through a safe, enriching and sacred environment. Opening in Fall 2014, the Kroc Center in Camden will be a “super community center” geared at providing holistic programming to the South Jersey area, and which will provide all individuals with access to opportunities to reach their physical, intellectual, social and spiritual potential.

 

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October 19, 2014
Jonas Cattell Memorial Run

2012 Jonas Cattell winner

10 mile run from Kings Court in Haddonfield to Fort Mercer In National Park, NJ. commemorating Jonas Cattell's 1777 run to warn the patriots at Fort Mercer of an impending British attack. This is the 43rd running of this popular event!

This year, the Jonas Cattell Run will begin at 8:00am, at King's Court in Haddonfield and will end at Fort Mercer in National Park, New Jersey. Runners are expected to complete the event at approximately 10:00am. The Haddonfield Chapter will present a plaque to the first teenage finisher of the run.

The Jonas Cattell Run takes place in conjunction with the 18th Century Field Day at Red Bank Battlefield. There will be a series of reenactments by Continental, British, and Hessian soldiers in period uniform, tours of the Ann Whitall House, colonial music, crafters, and more to celebrate the occasion.

 

 

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November 13, 2013
Chapter Meeting

Paulsdale

PROGRAM: Tour and Lunch at Paulsdale

Tour: 11:00am
Lunch: 12:00pm

We will visit the Alice Paul Institute, which educates the public about her life and work. Alice Paul led the final fight to get women the vote and wrote the Equal Rights Amendment. Her home, Paulsdale, is now a National Historic Landmark, and displays the history of Alice Paul's work for the suffragette movement. Join us as we learn about New Jersey's heroine for equality.

There is a fee for the tour and lunch, and reservations are required. Please contact Chapter Registrar Terry Brasko for additional information.

 

 

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Winter Calendar

Kathy DeAngelo

December 10, 2014
Chapter Meeting

PROGRAM: Christmas Music on an Irish Harp
Presented by:Kathy DeAngelo

Regular Meeting Location
Refreshments: 12:00 noon
Program begins at 1:00pm

Kathy has been playing the harp since 1984 and traditional Irish music since 1971. She will be sharing some of the wonderful music of Christmas with us as we celebrate the holiday season.

 

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Auction baskets

 

January 24, 2015
Annual Fundraising Luncheon

PROGRAM: To be announced
Presented by:

Reservations required.

The luncheon will begin at 11:30am. Additional information about the luncheon, auction, and program will be available in the fall.

 

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Spring Calendar

March 11, 2015
Chapter Meeting

PROGRAM: An American Indian
Presented by: Jane Breuer

Regular Meeting Location: 12:00pm

Past New Jersey American Indians Chairman Jane Breuer will share the average daily life of a Native American. Included in her talk will be information about the DAR American Indian schools, and the historical account of the Navajo Code Talkers of World War II.

 

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April 8, 2015
Chapter Meeting

Cemetery research

PROGRAM: Doing Genealogy: Just What is Build-An-App and
How Will It Help Me Prepare My Application or a Supplemental?

Presented by: Terry Brasko

Regular Meeting Location
Refreshments: 6:30pm
Program begins at 7:00pm

Registrar Terry Brasko will review the nuts and bolts of using Build An App — how to use it and whether or not you should you use it. In addition, she will cover what information should be added to bring that old application up to current NSDAR standards. This information is important to know, both for prospective member applications and for supplemental applications prepared by current Haddonfield Chapter members.

 

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May 9, 2015
Chapter Annual Meeting and Luncheon

Reservation Required

Additional information will be announced early in 2015.

 

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Mignon Matthews, Jane Breuer

 

Summer Calendar

May 25, 2015
Haddonfield Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

To be part of the parade, meet other chapter members at the Masonic Lodge before the parade begins at 10:00 am. The ceremony at Haddonfield Memorial High School will begin at approximately 11:00 am.

 

June 14, 2015
Flag Day — Kings Court Haddonfield

Meet chapter members at the flag pole in Kings Court at 6:30 pm, to help hand out American flags.

 

July 4, 2015
Haddonfield Independence Day Parade

 

 

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