Our monthly meetings are usually on the third Friday of the month, October through May.  Each meeting includes a special program topic, usually with an invited speaker, patriotic exercises, and reports of interest to our members and the community.  Listed below are the events planned for the 2016-2017 program year.  *Additional gatherings are available for members unable to attend the midday meeting. Guests are warmly welcomed. For more details, please contact our regent.

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 27, 2017 – Luncheon
WWI – NSDAR & the French Connection
Speaker – Committee chairmen

Saturday, November 11, 2017 – All Day
Veterans Day Observance at Cambier Park and
Collier County Museum at the Depot, Naples, Florida

*Thursday, November 16, 2017 – Evening gathering with light meal
Program: “Exercise Your Money Power”, the Basics of Money for Women
Speaker – Leann Burkholder

Friday, November 17, 2017 – Luncheon   Program: “Exercise Your Money Power”,
The Basics of Money for Women/Medicare
Speaker – Leann Burkholder

Saturday & Sunday, November 18-19, 2017 – All Day
Old Florida Festival at Collier County Museum
Members serving as docents in The Cottage

Friday, December 8, 2017 – Evening Dinner
Joint meeting with the Naples Chapter Sons of the American Revolution (SAR)
Program: Honoring Vietnam War Veterans, and
“The Declaration of Independence in Print”
Speaker: Tim Nance

Friday, January 19, 2018 – Luncheon
Program: “Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary”
Speaker – Jason Lauritsen

Friday, February 16, 2018 – Luncheon
Program: “Life among the Colonial Settlers and the Tidewater Indians”
Speakers:  Penny Sapp and Judy Goby-Oxtoby

Friday, March 23, 2018 – Luncheon
Recognition of American History Essay Contest Winners
Program: “JROTC and National Defense Act of 1916”
Speaker –  Lt. Paul Garrah

*Thursday, April 19, 2018 – Evening gathering with light meal
Program: “Preserving Historic Florida
Speaker – Barbara Ann Vickery

Friday, April 20, 2018 – Luncheon
Program: “Preserving Historic Florida”
Speaker – Barbara Ann Vickery, fifth generation Floridian

Friday, May 18, 2018 – Luncheon
Presentation of Award to the Scholarship Winners
Program:  “The History of Hats”

Monday, May 28, 2018 – Memorial Day
Attend Naples Memorial Park ceremony

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – Independence Day
Participation in Naples, Florida 4th of July Parade

For more details, please contact our regent