September 2021 Activities

Uncategorized / Friday, October 1st, 2021

In September 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following activities:

  • On Wednesday, 1 September 2021, Chapter President Ken Morris taught a workshop on U. S. Flag Certificates and U. S. Flag Retirement Certificates as part of the 2021 Virginia Society SAR semi-annual meeting.
  • On 9-11 September 2021, Chapter President Ken Morris and Chaplain Rev. Gene Thomas attended the Virginia Society SAR 2021 Semi-Annual Meeting at Red Hill (home and burial site of Patrick Henry) in Brookneal, VA, and at Berry Hill Resorts in South Boston, VA. On Friday at Red Hill the Virginia Society dedicated a plaque for William Wirt Henry, grandson of Patrick Henry and the founding President of the Virginia Society, SAR.  On Saturday the Virginia Society conducted a business meeting with presentation of awards and a U. S. Flag Retirement Ceremony.  Eighteen Chapters participated in the U. S. Flag Retirement Ceremony.
  • On 16 September 2021, chapter members met for a Board of Managers meeting in Fairfax, VA.
  • On 23-25 September 2021, Chapter President Ken Morris and Past President Pete Davenport attended the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR) Fall Leadership event at SAR headquarters in Louisville, KY.