Ansel Brainerd Cook Chapter, NSDAR

Libertyville, Illinois

Schedule of Events

September 2023 Program: How Lincoln Saved My Husband

September 2023 Special Event: Mount Rest Cemetery Brick Garden and Veteran Headstone Unveiling

October 2023 Program: A Woman’s Heart: More Complex Than a Man’s

November 2023 Program: History and Performance: The Bugle

December 2023 Program: George Washington and the Revolutionary War Era

January 2024 Program: The Civil War Closet

February 2024 Program: Ghost Army Legacy Project

Presentation: DAR Good Citizens and American History Essay Awards

March 2024 Program: Women’s Safety

April 2024 Program: Rising Up from Indian Country: Fort Dearborn and the Birth of Chicago

May 2024 Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner

June 2024 Libertyville Days Parade and Booth

For more information, please contact the chapter.


Genealogy Workshops

Wednesdays and Saturdays

Cook Memorial Public Library District

For dates and times, go to the Events calendar ( and search for “DAR genealogy.”