The Lady Knox Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the Revolution will gather on Saturday, June 25 at 10 a.m. at the Cole House on the grounds of Montpelier – the General Henry Knox Museum – in Thomaston. The program will be to introduce chapter members to their sister St. James Chapter in London, England. Vice-Regent Cynthia Wallace has been in contact with the St. James Chapter and has information to share with the Lady Knox daughters. Members and visitors are invited to bring a bag lunch to eat together following the meeting and program.

For those interested in membership in the DAR, please contact Helen Shaw: hashaw@earthlink.net. The National DAR website states: “Any woman is eligible for membership who is no less than eighteen years of age and can prove lineal, blood line descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. She must provide documentation for each statement of birth, marriage, and death. Admission to membership in the NSDAR is by invitation through a Chapter in your State Organization (or Unit Overseas). No Chapter may discriminate against an applicant on the basis of race or creed.”