Programs and Activities

Chapter luncheon meetings are held on the third Friday of the month unless otherwise stated in the listing of programs. Weather-related cancellations apply if area public schools are closed.

Guests and visiting Daughters may attend chapter meetings by invitation from Regent Lisa Doan.

September 10, 2017

Patriot Day Ceremony at the Virginia War Memorial
Chapter participation

September 17, 2017

Commonwealth Chapter Annual Tea
First Day of Constitution Week

September 17-23, 2017

Constitution Week

October 10, 2017

Chapter Tour of Montpelier

October 11, 2017

Virginia DAR District II National Day of Service
Cemetery cleanup in Richmond

October 19, 2017

Yorktown Day
Commemorates the 235th anniversary of America's climatic Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown. The Yorktown Battlefield ceremonies include a wreath-laying, parade, and special programs.

October 20, 2017

Marquis de Lafayette
Speaker: Charles Wissinger, Re-enactor

November 12, 2017

Veterans Day Wreath Laying Ceremony
Virginia War Memorial

November 16, 2017

Virginia WWI and WWII Commemorative Commission
Speaker: Kirk Cox, Commission Chairman

December 8, 2017

Holiday Songs and Other Selections by the Virginia Commonwealth University Choir

January 19, 2018

Patrick Henry: Champion of Liberty
Speaker: Jon Kukla, Author

February 17, 2018

George Washington Birthday Luncheon

March 16, 2018

Speaker: Jennifer Hurst-Wender, Director of Museum Operations and Education, Preservation Virginia

April 20, 2018

Speaker: John Phillips, Education Director for the Richmond Coin Club & Numismatic Association

May 18, 2018

Speaker: Paige Bartholomew, Blue Star Families of Richmond

May 28, 2018

Celebration of Veterans and Wreath Laying
Honoring and Remembering Veterans
Virginia War Memorial

June 14, 2018

Flag Day
McGuire Veterans Hospital