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  • 250TH PATRIOT’S DAY: ALAMANCE BATTLEGROUND (CG)
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    May 16, 2021

    5803 NC 62 South, Burlington, NC

    5803 NC 62 South, Burlington, NC

    25th  Annual Patriots’ Day
    in Alamance County
    hosted by: Alamance Battleground Chapter
    Sons of the American Revolution
    2:00 PM – Formal Wreath Laying Ceremony 

    Sunday, May 16, 2021

          Alamance Battleground State Historic Site

        5803 NC 62 South, Burlington, NC

    Members of SAR, DAR, C.A.R., SR and other Patriotic/Historical Societies will participate in a formal wreath laying ceremony at Alamance Battleground at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 16, 2021 to commemorate Alamance County’s three 1781 Revolutionary Battles: Pyle’s Defeat, Clapp’s Mill and Lindley’s Mill, and the Pre-Revolutionary May 16, 1771 Battle of Alamance (250th Anniversary).  This year’s event will be held as in the past at the Patriot’s Monument, in the field across the road from the Visitor’s CenterColor Guard units are encouraged to bring chapter and ceremonial flags and wear period uniforms or militia dress. Dignitaries and representatives of patriotic societies are invited to present wreaths. Social Distancing will be in effect with participants and guest asked to stay 6 feet apart for a maximum of 100 participants.  Masks are not required by the Alamance Battleground staff if social distancing is practiced. For inclement weather, the event will be held under the awning in front of the Visitor’s Center. There is no charge for parking.

    The NC SAR poster and brochure contest will be judged at the Alamance Battleground visitor’s center at 1:00 PM. Please bring posters and brochures for judging at that time or contact Sam Powell for electronic submissions.

    Participants in the 2:00 PM wreath laying ceremony are requested to arrive at the Park Patriots’ Monument by 1:30 PM. The NCSSAR combined Color Guard will lead the processional.

    Directions to Alamance Battleground State Park are: From Interstate-40 take Exit 143, then south on Highway 62 for approximately six miles, Alamance Battleground State Military Park entrance straddles Hwy 62.

    To include your unit’s recognition in the program, please furnish the following information by May 8, 2021 to:

    Samuel C. Powell

    PO Box 2104
    Burlington, NC 27216-2104
    Telephone:  (336) 227-3557
    E-mail:  sam@PowellEnt.com

    For wreath presenters, Presenter’s Name: ___________________________________________

    Office/Title of presenter: ___________________________________________

    Organization/State/Chapter: ___________________________________________

    ________________________________________________________

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  • 246TH MECKLENBERG DECLARATION (CG)
    All day
    May 20, 2021

    No additional detail for this event.

  • May 2021 Raleigh Chapter Zoom Meeting
    7:00 PM-8:00 PM
    May 20, 2021

    Richard A. Peña
    President of Raleigh Chapter
    North Carolina Society Sons of the American Revolution
    Ph. (919) 757-1063

     

    Compatriots please join us for the Raleigh Chapter ZOOM Meeting!
    (Please onboard 15 minutes prior to start time)
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    NCSSAR Raleigh Chapter Agenda:

    Call to Order – Richard A. Peña, President
    Invocation – Van Jones, Chaplain
    Pledge of Allegiance – Van Jones, Chaplain
    National Anthem – Van Jones, Chaplain
    Pledge of the SAR
    Welcome Compatriots – Richard A. Peña, President
    Reports
    Unfinished Business
    New Business
    Announcements
    Guest Speaker – TBD
    SAR Recessional
    Adjourn
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  • MEMORIAL DAY
    All day
    May 31, 2021

    No additional detail for this event.

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