Photo permission granted and photos courtesy of Nancy Hester
Labor Day Parade, Black Diamond, held First Monday in September, DAR members march in colonial costumes with SAR & C.A.R. members. Our entry has taken first place in marching units for the last five years. 1000 American Flags distributed to children each year along parade route, all donated by Mary Fell Stevenson NSDAR.
Our members serve on the Black Diamond Festival Committee to support our community. Photos above were taken during our chapter's Black Diamond Labor Day Booth & Pie Baking Contest, sponsored by our chapter, annually on the first Sunday of September.
Vietnam War Commemorative Partner
Organizing Regent Jeannette with John Ross, Vietnam War veteran receiving a DAR Certificate for his service.
Memorial Weekend History Walk, sponsored by Mary Fell Stevenson NSDAR at Evergreen Cemetery, burial site of our chapter's namesake. DAR members lead annual Pioneer Walk and describe significant contributions of our towns' pioneers.
Permission granted & photo courtesy Evergreen Memorial Park
All photos by permission & courtesy of Jeannette Carroll
Mary Fell Stevenson Chapter, NSDAR attended a local Naturalization Ceremony where members passed out US flags to all naturalized citizens.
USO, SeaTac Airport, members donate toiletries, gift cards, and other items to military who travel through Seattle Tacoma USO airport facility.
American History Essay & DAR Good Citizen contest winners. Each winner is given a certificate, chapter check and pin.
Wreaths Across America, Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, Washington wreaths placed at several gravestones each year.
Mary Fell Stevenson Chapter, NSDAR nominated the 2018 State Outstanding History Teacher. Kent School District, Kent, Wa.
Our chapter works with two local libraries to set up DAR Constitution Week displays, Sept 17-24, and we receive Proclamations signed by mayors of Black Diamond & Enumclaw.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, we are planting a garden at the Black Diamond Cemetery, and placing this plaque.
Members enjoying our annual DAR State Conference
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