The Lady Knox Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. at the Cole House on the grounds of Montpelier, the General Henry Knox Museum, in Thomaston.

In honor of Constitution Week, which begins that day, Anne Maurais will present a program called “Rebutting Time Magazine’s June 23 article ‘One Document, under Siege,’ by Walter E. Williams.” Area women are invited to attend. It is suggested that members and visitors bring a bag lunch to eat together following the meeting and program. (The next regular meeting will be Saturday, Oct. 22)

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.”