General William Lenoir Calendar
Chapter meetings are held on the third Saturday of September through November and January through May. Each regular meeting includes a devotional, DAR Ritual, and a National Defense Report.
September 15, 2012
This is a unique opportunity to hear our State Representative, Jimmy Matlock, explain the current state of affairs in Tennessee, what we can expect in 2013, and his work in Nashville.
October 20, 2012
Preserving the Past
Norma Idom gives us a glimpse of daily life on a mountain farm in the days before the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was established in 1934.
November 17, 2012
The Family Business
Ted Wampler, Sr. will discuss the history of Wampler Sausage and the role of faith in building a successful company.
January 19, 2013
Revolutionary War: Day One …… ………………………… Don Edmands, Jr., Col. USAF (Ret.)
Don Edmands, Jr., Col. USAF (Ret.) presents a fascinating look back on the day that started the seven-year Revolutionary War—The British march to Lexington and Concord; “shot fired heard around the world;” Paul Revere’s ride; lanterns displayed in Boston’s North Church; battle at Lexington Green and Concord’s North Bridge.
February 16, 2013
Gentle Hands, Loving Hearts
Jennifer Carlson, RN CHPN, will discuss the sensitive issues faced by loved ones who must evaluate healthcare options including end-of-life care and hospice. Information will also be provided about Living Wills and Medical Powers of Attorney.
March 16, 2013
Good Citizen Program
The DAR Good Citizen Award Recipient from Lenoir City HS and family will be our guests.
April 20, 2013
Crescent Bend House
Enjoy tulip time in the formal Italian gardens during a guided tour of the historical Armstrong-Lockett House, 2728 Kingston Pike, Knoxville. Established in 1834, both the Union and Confederate armies used this safe house on the Underground Railroad as a command post during the Civil War.
May 18, 2013
The Civil War in Loudon County
Gerald Augustus will discuss the history of Loudon County during Civil War conflicts in East Tennessee.