The Sophia Fleming Chapter  • Orange Park, Florida

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2017-2018 Chapter Calendar

Chapter programs are diverse and presented to educate, enlighten, and sometimes entertain the members. Youth and adult education, women’s issues, national defense, patriotic education, and American history are a few categories that programs may highlight. Guest speakers range from local residents, with specialized topics, to state and national DAR officers and chairmen.

NSDAR National Theme 2016-2019
"Moving Forward in Service to America"

Florida State Theme 2017-2019
“Growing Brighter Futures”

Unless otherwise noted in the chapter calendar, meetings are held the second Thursday of each month, October through May. Our meetings are held in the Orange Park area. Refreshments (for social time) are available at 6:00 P.M. and meetings begin promptly at 6:30 P.M.

 Please note: Our DAR calendar starts in September.


Thursday, September 14, 2017
Event: See You In September Social
Time: 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Event: Constitution Week Luncheon
Time: 10:30 a.m.



Thursday, October 12, 2017(Chapter Meeting)
Program: Human Trafficking
Speaker: Lieutenant Patrick Golemme

Friday, October 13, 2017
Event: DAR Day of Service - Cookie Delivery

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Event: Project Patriot - Christmas Card Signing
Time: 10:00 a.m.



Saturday, November 4, 2017
Event: Genealogy Workshop
Time: 10:00 a.m.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: Homeless Veterans
Speaker: Melanie Adams

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Event: Veterans Day Observance Ceremony
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, November 16, 2017
Event: Naturalization Ceremony (space is limited)
Time: 9:00 a.m.



Thursday, December 14, 2017
Event: Christmas Social
Time: 6:00 p.m.



Thursday, January 11, 2018 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: Navigating the FSSDAR Website
Speaker: Cindy Addison

Saturday, January 27, 2018
Event: Cameo Club Luncheon



Thursday, February 8, 2018 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: FSSDAR State Regent
Speaker:  Dawn Lemongello

Saturday, February 17, 2018
Event: George Washington Luncheon
Time: 10:30 a.m.



Saturday, March 3, 2018
Event: Scrapbooking Workshop
Time: 1:00 p.m

Thursday, March 8, 2018 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: DNA Basics
Speaker: Connie Bradshaw

Saturday, March 17, 2018
Event: Carrie Clarke Day



Thursday, April 12, 2018 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: Sophia Fleming Awards

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Event: Genealogy Workshop
Time: 10:00 a.m.



Thursday, May 10, 2018 (Chapter Meeting)
Program: Thomas Jefferson Impersonator
Speaker:  John Stewart



Thursday, June 14, 2018
Event: Flag Day Luncheon
Time: 11:30 a.m.



No events planned for July.



 No events planned for August.