Saturday, November 18th is our Chapter Elections Meeting, at the usual place and time.
The August Chapter Meeting is Saturday, the 19th. Ron Barker has a video presentation on Sycamore Shoals and there will be a lot of other items on the agenda, including a new member swearing in.
There is a Chapter Meeting on June 17th. Our Guest Speaker this month is Rear Admiral Bonnie Potter, USN (Retired). She was the first female physician in the Navy Medical Corps to be selected for flag rank. She served as the commanding officer of the National Naval Medical Center at Bethesda and Chief of the Navy Medical Corps.
There is a Chapter Meeting on May 20th. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Matthew Bowdish, giving a talk on the medical history of George Washington and Colonial Medicine.
Reminder: There is a Chapter Meeting Saturday April 15 at 9AM
National Poster Contest Chairman Dave Gilliard and California Society State President Ron Barker presented the student winner for the 2016 Americanism Poster Contest with her medal. She also received cash prizes for her winning poster entry. The student comes from St. Rose school in Roseville, CA and entered through the Gold Country Chapter SAR, taking first place at the chapter, state and national levels. Congratulations!
The poster contest team is already wrapping up presentations to fifth grade classrooms across Placer County for the 2017 contest. Chapter judging will be in March.