DAR to meet March 10

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The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Community Room on Feb. 11.
Regent Melinda Rawlings called the meeting to order and welcomed guests and members.
The “DAR Ritual,” “Pledge of Allegiance,” and the “American’s Creed” were recited, followed by singing the “Star Spangled Banner.”
Rawlings read the President General’s message and Jayne Newman read the National Defense message. Rawlings read the Conservation Minute.
Nancy Swainheart and Brian Lutz for Missy Lutz were welcomed as potential members. Application papers for Gail Kesterson, Marilyn Elfers, and Carol Carroll were signed and will be submitted to NSDAR. Newman submitted a supplemental application to NSDAR.
Minutes of the December meeting were read and approved.
Betsey Clyde and Sally Kinney will be judging the DAR Essay contest on the War of 1812.
The Georgetown Big Spring Chapter of the DAR will be celebrating 100 years on March 3.
NKU will be hosting the 19th Regional History Day on Saturday, March 17 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Advance tickets are $6; $8 at the door.
Mary Mac Barnett was nominated as delegate to attend the NSDAR Convention this summer. Newman seconded the motion and all approved.
Volunteers are needed for chapter officers, treasurer, and other offices.
Everyone viewed a new DVD on the NSDAR Library.
The next meeting will be March 10 at 2 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Community Room. Cindy Codell, State Chairman of the DAR Museum, will be the speaker.