CULPEPER MINUTE MEN CHAPTER

VIRGINIA SOCIETY SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS AND EVENTS

JANUARY 2011 – JANUARY 2012

 

JANUARY 2011

15-16 January 2011 Battle of Cowpens - Chesnee, SC.

22 January 2011 11:30 AM-2:30 PM.  Monthly Chapter Meeting at The Country Club of Culpeper, 2100 Country Club Road, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.  Contact:  Gar Schulin

 

22 January 2011 6:00 PM-3:00 PM.  Joseph E. Rumbaugh Oration Contest at John Barton Payne Building, 2 Courthouse Square, Warrenton, VA.  Contact:  Gar Schulin.

FEBRUARY 2011

NO CHAPTER MEETING IN FEBRUARY

19 Febuary 2011 10:00 AM. 230th Anniversary Commemoration of the Crossing of the Dan. Wreath Laying. Ceremony located at The Prizery Community and Arts Center, 600 Bruce Street, South Boston, VA. Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net  

21 Febuary 2011  George Washington's Birthday Parade - Alexandria, VA. Time: 11:00 am - Wreathe Laying at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier. 1:00 pm - Parade through downtown Alexandria.

22 Febuary 2011 11:00 AM.  George Washington’s Birthday Commemoration.  Gravesite visits to Revolutionary War Patriots and deceased CMM Compatriots by CMM Color Guard, joined by CMM friends at the Culpeper Masonic Cemetery, Culpeper, VA.  Contact CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey.    

25-27th Febuary 2011 6:00 PM Friday through 12:00 Noon Saturday. VASSAR Annual Meeting. Holiday Inn Select Hotel, Koger South Conference Center, 1021 Koger Center Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23235-4756. Details, Meeting Agenda and hotel reservations on VASSAR website. Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net

 


MARCH 2011

9-12 March 2011 National Spring Trustees/Leadership Meetings Louisville, KY

15 March 2011 11:00 AM-4:00 PM.  NCSSAR Battle of Guilford Courthouse Ceremony near Greensboro, NC.  Guilford Courthouse National Battlefield Annual Memorial Service and Wreath Laying, sponsored by the Nathaniel Green Chapter, NCSSAR.  Contact:  Bob Bowen.

15 March 2011 - History Day District IV, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net

16 March 2011 1:30 PM.  President James Madison’s Birthday Celebration at Montpelier, Orange County, VA.  National Commemorative Service for VASSAR participants.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net

19 March 2011 11:30 AM-2:30 P.  Monthly Chapter Meeting at TBD.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

26 March 2011 - History Day District V, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net

APRIL 2011

9 April 2011  2:00 pm  NCSSAR Halifax Day Celebration, Halifax, NC.  Celebration of “Halifax Resolves,” First Colony to Recommend Independence from England.  2:00 pm SAR grave marking and wreath laying.  Sponsored by Halifax Resolves Chapter, NCSSAR. 

9 April 2011  11:00 AM-2:00 PM.  25TH Annual Joint Chapter Luncheon Meeting at Graves’ Mountain Lodge, Syria, VA.  Six other Piedmont and Upper Shenandoah Valley SAR Chapters will be invited to join us at this meeting.  Reservation deadline:  April 9, 2010.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759

13 April 2011, 1100Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday Jefferson Memorial Washington, DC

Contact: Paul Hays

13 April 2011  10:00 – 11:00 am.  Jefferson’s Birthday Celebration, Monticello, VA.  Wreath laying for VASSAR Participants.  

16-17 April 2011  Culpeper Remembrance Days.  Contact:  CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey.

29 April 2011 Time 11:00AM.  President James Monroe 253nd Birthday and Wreath Laying Ceremony, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.


MAY 2011

7-8 May 2011 Time TBA.  Martin’s Station Wreath Laying.  Contact: 

21 May 2011 11:30 AM-2:30 PM.  Monthly Chapter Meeting at The Country Club of Culpeper, 2100 Country Club Road, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

30 May 2011 11:30 AM.  Memorial Day honoring American Veterans.  Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper, VA.  Contact:  CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey, Jr.   

JUNE 2011

11 June 2011 10:30 AM-11:00 AM.  Memorial Ceremony for Original Culpeper Minute Men at the Culpeper Minute Men Obelisk, South Main Street, Culpeper, VA.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

11 June 2011 11:30 AM-2:30 PM.  Monthly Chapter Meeting at The Country Club of Culpeper, 2100 Country Club Road, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

17-19 June 2011??Baltimore MD - SAR Annual Conference on the American Revolution Contact: Joe Dooley. 703-534-3053 joexyz@verizon.net

JULY 2011

4 July 2011     11:15 AM.  Independence Day Activities and Parade, Culpeper, VA.  Revolutionary War Field Music at The Depot on Davis Street, 11:45 AM; Color Guard march up Davis Street to Courthouse Green and Posting of Colors.  Noon Reading of the Declaration of Independence, Courthouse Green, by Jim Bayne; Culpeper Independence Day Parade, Main Street, Culpeper, VA, 4:00 PM-4:30 PM.  Contact:  CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey, Jr.   

8-13 July 2011 121st Annual Congress Marriot Winston-Salem Winston-Salem, NC

16 July 2011     11:00 AM-3:00 PM.  Annual CMM Chapter Picnic Meeting at Pavilion 3, Mountain Run Lake Park, Culpeper, VA.  Soft drinks and ice will be provided by Lance Lyngar; CMM Members to bring main dishes, salad or dessert.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

AUGUST 2011

12-13 August 2011     NSSAR Atlantic Middle States District Meeting. Alexandria, VA; details will be posted on VASSAR website. 

20 August 2011     11:30 AM-2:30 PM.  Monthly Chapter Meeting at TBD.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

SEPTEMBER 2011

NO CHAPTER MEETING IN SEPTEMBER.

11 September 2011     8:45 AM-12:30 PM.  Bugles Across America Salute.  Remembering the Police, Fire Fighters, Armed Forces Personnel and others who lost their lives in the terrorist bombings of September 11, 2001.  Various sites in Culpeper, VA to be announced.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

September 2011     6:00 PM Friday through 12:00 Noon Saturday.  VASSAR Semi-Annual Meeting.  Fredericksburg, VA.  Facility Location TBA.  Details, Meeting Agenda and hotel reservations on VASSAR website.

17 September 2011     12:00 PM-1:00 PM.  Constitution Day at Montpelier, VA.  Chapter-level support recommended and Compatriot participation encouraged.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

24 September 2011     10:00 AM-4:30 PM.  Warrenton-Fauquier Heritage Day Parade, Main Street, Warrenton, VA.  Living History Parade begins at 10:00 AM.  Contact:  Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey.

30 Sept-1 Oct 2011 National Fall Trustees/Leadership Meetings Louisville, KY

OCTOBER 2011

2 October 2011     2:00PM.  Point Pleasant “Battle Days” Commemoration.   Point Pleasant, WV.  Contact: 

8 October 2011     Times 11:00 AM.  Kings Mountain Commemoration.  Kings Mountain, NC.  Contact: 

15 October 2011     11:30 AM-2:00 PM.    Monthly Chapter Meeting (Community Awards) at Inn at Kelly's Ford 16589 Edwards Shop Road, Remington, VA  22734.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

19 October 2011     All day event.  Yorktown Victory Celebration.  Yorktown, VA.  Schedule of events TBA .  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

NOVEMBER 2011

11 November 2011     12:00 NOON-1:00 PM.  Veterans Day honoring American Veterans.  Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper, VA.  Contact:  CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey, Jr.

12 November 2010 - 11:30 AM. – NSDAR National Defense luncheon.  Contact:  TBA

19 November 2011     11:30 AM-2:00 PM.    Monthly Chapter Meeting (Chapter Awards) at Inn at Kelly's Ford 16589 Edwards Shop Road, Remington, VA  22734.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

 DECEMBER 2011

NO CHAPTER MEETING IN DECEMBER.

3 December 2010  12:00 PM - Chesapeake,  VA - Battle of Great Bridge Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

December 2011     1:00 PM.   Joint Christmas Banquet hosted by the CMM NSDAR Chapter.  Location TBA.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.

10 December 2011     Time TBA.  Wreaths Across America.  “We make it our business never to forget.”  Honoring American Veterans.  Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper, VA.  Contact:  CMM Color Guard Commander Lon Lacey, Jr.   

JANUARY 2012
7 January 2012     Time TBA.  Chapter Officer and Committee Chairman Annual Planning Meeting for 2012.  Location TBA.

14-15 January 2012 Battle of Cowpens - Chesnee, SC.

21 January 2012  11:30-2:00 PM.  Monthly Chapter Meeting and Installation of Officers at The Country Club of Culpeper, 2100 Country Club Road, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.  Contact: Lance Lyngar (703) 980-8759 llyngar@verizon.net.