The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library on March 10. Melinda Rawlings, Regent, 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.
Kim Brooks read the President General’s message and Rawlings read the National Defense message. Dixie Solomon read the Conservation Minute.
Lexington will be acknowledging World War I and the Fall of Saigon in April. May is Military Appreciation month.
Mildred Hehr resigned the office of Registrar. Jayne Newman has taken over those duties.
The ‘Patriot Express’ will eventually go to the internet.
Anyone interested in the Circle Friendship cruise contact the President General’s DAR website.
NSDAR is in need of donations for skylights for the NSDAR Museum. Virginia McKenney will follow up and report back at the next meeting.
Cindy Codell gave a presentation on ‘Myth or Truth - Common Myths Heard in Museums.’
The next meeting of the Cynthiana Chapter will be May 12 at 2 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Annex.