Dr. State Regent, Candace Fryburger was welcomed by the General Macomb Chapter at a recent meeting. Chapter officers: (L. to R.): Secretary Sarah Curtis. Treasurer Barbara Stein, Vice Regent Sharon Caldwell, Registrar Joan Mapes, State Regent Candace Fryburger, Chapter Regent Elizabeth (Betty) Kaspar and Chaplain Nancy Stanley.
Dr. Gilbert Belles received the NSDAR Historic Preservation Medal on June 3, 2012 from General Macomb Chapter Regent, Dr. Elizabeth Kaspar. Dr. Belles, a retired W.I.U. history professor, has been the leader in locating, marking, and restoring approximately ninety seven cemeteries in McDonough County over the past eight years. After locating the cemeteries, many in corn and soy bean fields, he enlists the aid of businesses, civic organizations, and even the Boy Scouts, to provide both the physical labor and the funds for the restoration.
General Macomb Chapter regent and vice regent participated in the Heritage Days Parade, the theme for which was
'Honoring Women Community Activists."
2013-2014 CHAPTER PROGRAMS
April 1, 2014 11:30 a.m.
Luncheon with State Regent Pamela Bork
Hostesses: Sharon Caldwell, Barbara Stein, Sarah Curtis
Reservations by March 18. Send to: Barbara Stein.
April 25-27, 2014
Illinois State Conference
May 6, 2014
"Quilting: Past to Present"
June 3, 2014 1:30 p.m.
Memorial and Installation of Officers
Hostesses: Nan Hall, Mary Stipanowich
June 14, 2014
Hosted by: Warren County Chapter (Monmouth)
June 25-29, 2014
August 5, 2014 (Sunday) 1:30 p.m.
"Mad Dash Through Great Britain"
Presented by: Craig Rigg
Donations collected for Veterans and DAR Schools
Hostesses: Marna Hodges, Norma Blake
OUR DEPARTED DAUGHTER
Beth June Rochefort April 28, 2012
Past Chapter Regent 1991-93, 1999-2001, 2006
Dr. Elizabeth Kaspar, Regent
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