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We meet the third Friday of each month unless otherwise noted.


Email genjethrosumner@tndar.org for information on location.


12:00 noon meetings are luncheons (Reservations Required).

1:00 p.m. meetings serve refreshments.


Guests are welcome to attend our meetings.

Each month we have an interesting guest speaker with a very informative program.

We are also busy with other activities throughout the month.

If you are interested in DAR membership, someone is always available before or after a meeting to answer questions to help you get started in your search for your Revolutionary Patriot.


~ 2016-2017 Program Calendar ~

September 16, 2016
Friday at 1:00 pm
Program: Sequoyah Birthplace Museum
Speaker: Charlie Rhodarmer
September 17-23, 2016 ~ Constitution Week ~
September 18, 2016
Sunday, 2:00 pm
Bell Ringing Ceremony
TN State Capital
Speaker: Dr. Timothy D. Johnson
October 10, 2016
Monday at 9:30
National Day of Prayer
Prayer Breakfast
October 21, 2016
Friday, 1:00 pm
General Jethro Sumner Chapter
85th Anniversary Tea
October 23, 2016
Sunday, 2:00 pm
James Franklin Grave Marking
November 18, 2016
Friday at 12:00 pm
Reservations required
Program: Pearl Harbor
Speaker: Sam Whitson
December 10, 2016
Saturday at 11:00 am
Potluck lunch
History of Rose Mont
Home of
Josephus and Catherine Guild
February 17, 2017
Friday at 1:00 pm
Program: Women of the Settlements
Speaker: Dr. Carole Bucy
March 17, 2017
Friday at 1:00 pm
Program: Taylor Hollow Preserve
Speaker: Paul Kingsbury
April 21 - 23, 2017 ~ 2017 TNDAR State Conference ~
April 28, 2017
Friday at 9:00 am
Program: Sumner Countians in WWI
Speaker: Judith Morgan
May 19, 2017
Friday, 1:00 pm
Program: Painter - Ralph E. W. Earl
Speaker: Jim Hoobler,
Tennessee State Museum
June 24, 2017
Saturday, 11:00 am
Lunch - Potluck
Program: Boone Trace
Speaker: Sam Compton,
President, Boone Society
June 28 - July 2, 2017 ~ 126th Continental Congress ~