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wreath laying
Chapter members gathered for a wreath laying in front of the Patriot Plaque in September 2015


Proclamation 2015
Chapter members at the signing of the Proclamation for Constitution Week by the Salem mayor in September 2015.

Constitution Week Display
Lincoln School Constitution Week Display, 2015


dar days 2015
Chapter members helped with registration for 2015 DAR Days in Mount Vernon
on September 11-12, 2015.



CELEBRATING 100 YEARS

cake
On July 17, 2015 the Isaac Hull Chapter celebrated 100 years of service to God, Home, and Country. The event was held at the Bryan-Bennett Library in Salem.

looking at 100 years of memories
Everyone enjoyed looking through 100 years of chapter memories.
officers
charter
The chapter charter.
head table
Head table. (L-R) Chapter chaplain, State Regent Sharon Frizzell, Chapter Regent Carolyn Stubblefield, Congressman John Shimkus, State Representative John Cavaletto, Salem Mayor Rex Barbee
chapter members
Chapter members
musicians
Musical entertainment
dignitaries
Distinguished speakers
State Regent and Honoraries
Honorary State Regent Pamela Bork, State Regent Sharon Frizzell, and Honorary State Regent Betty Ford attended the celebration.


2014 Student Winners
2014 Student Winners


The Isaac Hull Chapter presented a Community Service Award to Steven Smith in recognition of his volunteer activities for active-duty overseas soldiers.  Steve has been sending care packages to the soldiers for the past ten years. Items in the packages include quilts, magazines, snacks, and personal care items.  Thanks to chapter member Susan Burgess for submitting the paperwork for this award

Constitution Week display
2013 Constitution Week Display
Ringing Bells Constitution Week
Students in Julie Barnes' class ring bells on Constitution Day.

WElcoming New Citizens
Welcoming new citizens at a Naturalization Ceremony





sailing
sailing
picnic

Isaac Hull Chapter members and HODARS took State Regent Candace Fryburger's theme, Sail into the Future literally!
Members had a picnic and sailed on Carlyle Lake on May 18, 2013.


scrapbooking
Chapter members have been hard at working combing through nearly 100 years of chapter scrapbooks in preparation for the chapter's upcoming anniversary.


genealogy workshop
Researchers are hard at work trying to find new Revolutionary War patriots during the chapter's genealogy workshop in May.

Jim degroff
Jim DeGroff, president of the Illinois Society of the War of 1812, gave a presentation on the war at the chapter meeting on October 15, 2012.



I Guest speakers
St. Theresa's Chorale
Salem Strings

Isaac Hull Chapter held a 225th birthday celebration for the Constitution on September 22, 2012, at the Salem Presbyterian Church. Several keynote speakers were on hand to celebrate one of our nations most sacred documents:  Salem Mayor John Raymor; Miss Marion County Ashton Burroughs;  Mike Hall from Congressman John Shimkus' office; and John Cavaletto. Cupcakes and punch were served. Music was provided by  the St Theresa School Chorale and the Salem Strings. 

Constitution Week Proclamation 2012
Chapter members watch as Salem Mayor John Raymer signs a proclamation for Constitution Week, September 17-23.


Naturalization Ceremony
Isaac Hull Chapter members, along with Daughters from other Southern Illinois chapters, attended a Naturalization Ceremony in O'Fallon, Illinois. New citizens were presented U.S. Flags, U.S. Flag Codes, and other items to celebrate their status as new citizens.

State Conference
Chapter members attend state conference. Those in white are pages. Pages serve as hostesses, errand-runners, personal assistants, and flag-bearers. Paging is an excellent way to learn about the work of the DAR.


Women Veterans

The Isaac Hull Chapter had this float in the parade held before the dedication of the monument honoring women veterans in Mount Vernon on June 18, 2011.

Statue Dedication
The chapter was well represented at the statue dedication.  Here they are shown with Illinois Congressman John Shimpkus.

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