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SAR Ladies Auxiliary Group to Hold House-Warming to Support Lexington-Area Female Veterans

 

     In lieu of its usual activities, the SAR Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting a house-warming shower on Saturday, 27 February 2016, at noon in the Gallery Ballroom of the Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. They will be collecting donated items that the female veterans will need in their new home and during their transition period with Sheppard’s Hands.

"Decision 1770: The Voting Process”

 

     Colonial elections little resembled today's process and election intervals were often irregular. Governors called for polls whenever they seemed necessary – though Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Pennsylvania, for example, conducted them annually. Sheriffs posted notices of elections in prominent places throughout their districts. On the appointed day, voters traveled to a courthouse to cast their ballots.

Wreaths Across America 2015 - Updated

A story involving one SAR Compatriot during this year's Wreaths Across America

Fred Kaffenberger



Proclamation from President General Thomas E. Lawrence

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**(UPDATE) New Statue placed on Louisville's Museum Row: News Coverage and Unveiling Ceremony Video

 

 

This Friday, November 20th will feature the unveiling of the "Sons of Liberty - 1775" statue on Louisville's Museum Row on West Main.

WDRB 41 Online News Story

Sons of Liberty 1775

125th Congress - Louisville revisited

One of our local members put together some memories from the 125th Congress held in Louisville, Kentucky
 

Outreach Education Website Offers Online Resources & Interactive Sites!

     During the September Fall Leadership Meeting, SAR Outreach Education highlighted its new temporary website and the online features that focus on accessibility. New media resources, informative articles, speeches, and interactive sites are instantly available to members, educators, and the inquisitive public at the click of a mouse.

“I Learned A Lot About History” at the SAR Colonial Fair

 

Eye-Catching Resources of the Thirteen Colonies and Hand-drawn Infographic Now Available to All SAR Members

 

     The SAR Outreach Education program is proud to offer two new educational resources provided with permission from the Library of Congress and the United States Military Academy's Department of History. SAR members, educators, and the general public alike will be able to utilize these invaluable prints in classrooms, educational booths, and other community events.