Calendar 2020-2021 Programs

Date Event
OCTOBER 16, 2020 History of America’s First Ladies.  Speaker: Carolyn Kleinsmith
NOVEMBER 20, 2020 WWII experiences and 75th Anniversary of D Day                          Speaker: Irving Locker, WWII Veteran
DECEMBER 18, 2020 K-9 Heroes – Our Law Enforcement Working Dogs                              Speaker: Deputy Robert Mata and his K-9 Charlotte
JANUARY 15, 2021 17 Year Old’s Escape From Germany’s Iron Curtain                                            Speaker: Gisela Gildemister
FEBRUARY 19, 2021 Prairie Tales, Story of Her Osage and Quapaw Family                            Speaker: Maryann Esenwein, 5th Generation DAR
MARCH 19, 2021 History and Experiences in WWII Cadet Nurses Corp                                    Speaker: Peggy Russo RN, its last graduating class
APRIL 16, 2021 Experiences Restoring and Maintaining Waterways                                          Speaker: Cheryl Harrelson, Restoration Hydrologist  
MAY 21, 2021 Our DAR Museums; Installation of Chapter Officers                                  Speaker: Konnie Beauregard, FSSDAR State Curator
JUNE 18, 2021 History and Mission of the Patriot Guard Riders                                              Speaker: Brian Parker, Central Florida Captain
JULY 16, 2021

Chapter Road Trip to Cottage Garden and Gifts   Commemorate “Never Forget Garden” plans with lunch following visit   

AUGUST 20, 2021

Chapter Golf Cart Scavenger Hunt                                   Boxed Lunch and Prizes


Our Chapter meetings are held at 10:00 am on the third Friday of every month. Due to The Villages current Recreational Department Guidelines, we are limited to 50 attendees.  A reservation is required if you would like to attend. Note: You need to be a resident of The Villages to join or attend our chapter meetings. Please contact our chapter at for any additional information.