Activities


Chapter Meetings, Workshops, and Events

September & December Meetings – Social time begins at 1:00 pm; the business meeting begins promptly at 1:30 pm. The program follows the business meeting.

October, November, January, February, March & April Meetings – Social time begins at 9:30 am; the business meeting begins promptly at 10:00 am. The program follows the business meeting.

For more information on events, please visit our Mount Lookout Chapter, NSDAR Facebook page.

Upcoming Events

  • Monday, May 25, 2020, 10:30am –  Memorial Day Wreath Laying: CANCELLED
  • Saturday, June 6, 2020, 1:30pm-3:30pm – Membership Application Workshop
  • Friday, June 12, 2020, 11:00am – Flag Day Ceremony
  • Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday, June 28, 2020 – Continental Congress VIRTUAL EVENT
  • Friday, July 3, 2020 Delivery of Baked Goods to Golden Police and Fire Stations to Honor First Responders
  • Saturday, July 11, 11:30pm – Annual Meeting and Auction
  • Friday, October 30 through Sunday, November 1, 2020 – Colorado State Conference

Past Events

  • Saturday, May 9, 2020, 11:30pm – Annual Luncheon Meeting and Auction: CANCELLED, Virtual Meeting on Zoom (check your email for instructions)
  • Saturday, April 11, 2020, 9:30am – Regular Meeting: CANCELLED, Virtual Meeting on Zoom (check your email for instructions)
  • Saturday, March 28. 2020, 10:15am-12:15pm – Membership Application Workshop via phone
  • Saturday, March 17, 2020 – Regular Meeting
  • Saturday, February 29, 2020, 12:00pm Tour of Central City Opera House and Teller Museum, followed by lunch
  • Saturday, February 22, 2020, 10:15am-12:15pm- Membership Application Workshop
  • Saturday, February 8, 2020, 9:30am – Regular Meeting: Patriot Chest Program, American History Essay Awards and DAR Good Citizen Awards
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020, 10:15am-12:15pm – Membership Application Workshop
  • Saturday, January 11, 2020, 9:30am – Regular Meeting: Central City Opera–History and Culture
  • Saturday, December 21, 2019, 10:00am – Olde Golden Christmas Parade
  • Saturday, December 14, 2019, 1:00pm – Regular Meeting: Celebrating the Greatest Generation: An Insider’s View of the National WWII Reunion
  • Saturday, December 7, 2019, 10:00am – Olde Golden Christmas Parade
  • Saturday, November 9, 2019, 9:30 am – Regular Meeting: A Western Woman’s Wardrobe
  • Saturday, November 2, 2019, 10:15am-12:15pm – Membership Application Workshop
  • Saturday, October 12, 2019, 9:30am – Regular Meeting: President Theodore Roosevelt, 1:00pm DAR Day of Service Project: Family Tree, Inc.
  • Saturday, September 21, 2019, 1:30pm-3:30pm – Membership Application Workshop
  • Saturday, September 14, 2019, 1:00pm – Regular Meeting: Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame

Some past topics of programs that follow our business meetings include:

  • State DAR Officers speaking on various subjects
  • Character dramatizations
  • Development of the American Flag by the Sojourners in colonial dress
  • Slide presentations on period rooms, local historic homes, museums
  • Speakers on presidential campaigns and political memorabilia
  • From the American Revolution to wartime in later eras
  • Native American dancers

Some of the activities our members participate in are:

  • Outstanding Colorado School of Mines senior presented ROTC Gold Medal
  • Constitution Week observed with proclamation and displays
  • Sponsoring American History Essays for fifth through twelfth graders
  • Volunteering at the Golden VA Outpatient Clinic and in elementary schools
  • Community Service Award
  • Recognition of outstanding work in conservation
  • Trees planted in celebration of Arbor Day
  • Sending boxes containing necessary items to our active and injured troops
  • Commemorative wreath laying on Memorial Day
  • Mailing care packages before finals week to our members in college
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