Please join the General William Smallwood Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution at its annual Memorial Day Observance on Monday, May 27, 2019. The program will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Veterans' Park at the corner of Woodmont Avenue and Norfolk Avenue in downtown Bethesda.
James M. Perry
President, Maryland Society (2019-2020)
President, General William Smallwood Chapter (2016-2019)
A regular meeting of the MDSSAR Board of Officers and Managers (BOM) will be held Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 9:00-11:30am, at the Rosensteel Knights of Columbus, 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910.
The Col. John Eager Howard Chapter is conducting its annual Grave marking with the help of members of the Maryland DAR and CAR. Please come join us for this beautiful event where the Maryland SAR Color Guard will be in attendance and performing a musket salute at the graves of Col. John Eager Howard, Samuel Chase, and Griffith Evans. Parking is on the streets around the cemetery. William F. Hoffman Jr., Chapter President. See attached flyer.
The next meeting of the Captain John Smoot Chapter of the Maryland Society, Sons of the American Revolution will take place on Saturday, June 8 from 10am-12:30pm at the Princess Anne branch of the Somerset County Public Library.
You are invited to join the Westminster Chapter Sons of the American Revolution, rain or shine, to dedicate an SAR Patriot Grave marker to Col Joshua Gist at the Gist Family Cemetery in Westminster. The event will occur Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 1 PM. We are planning a dedication ceremony, a musket salute by the Maryland SAR Color Guard, and the playing of Taps.
Gist Family cemetery is located off of Hook Road, between Federal Ann Lane and Col Joshua Court.
The 130th Annual Meeting of the Maryland Society of the Sons of the American Revolution will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Dutch’s Daughter Restaurant in Frederick, Maryland. The restaurant is located at 581 Himes Avenue, with ample free parking.
A hot breakfast buffet with scrambled eggs, bacon, fried potatoes, French toast, biscuits, assorted pastries, fresh fruit, and coffee, juice and tea, will be available beginning at 8:00 a.m.
We will once again combine with the DAR and CAR to sponsor a float in the Bel Air parade. Volunteers needed as many of our past volunteers will be at the National Congress in CA that same week. We will need volunteers to man the float, carry the banner, etc. Last year we won first place so the challenge is on to continue the streak. Please reach out to Ray Lazzaro (email@example.com) if you have the time and inclination.