2018 Continental Congress.
Naturalization Ceremony 2018.
Memorial Day Parade 2018.
Scholarship winner sponsored by Black Partridge.
Members attend State Cpnference.
2New members welcomed in 2018.
New officers for 2018-2019.
JAC 4th grade National winner for Constitution Week poster contest.
Third graders presented the 200th Illinois birthday program.
2018 DAR Good Citizens.
2018 DAR Good Citizens with speaker.
2018 Community Service winner from Minonk.
Speaker from the Danville Veteran's Home.
District Director visits in 2017.
Nancy Bullard at State Conference 2017 with the author, Eddie Price.
DAR Good Citizen winners for 2017.
Our 2017 JAC winners with their mothers and grandmothers.
Black Partridge officers for 2017-2018 from L-R. Karen Ghighi, Secretary, Charlene Kimpler, Librarian, Debra Lammers, Registrar, Valerie Horton, Historian, Nancy Bullard, Vice Regent and Chaplain, Kenda Bond, Regent, and absent Alice Fritch, Treasurer.
We held an event Nov. 7, 2016, to honor wives, sisters, and mothers of our Vietnam veterans.
Daughters and their husbands plant pin oak trees at Minonk's Veterans Park in memory and in honor of all Minonk veterans.
Chapter members enjoy the camaraderie and service of being in the DAR.
Each year chapter members participate in Stand Down to donate clothing and other items for veterans.
Mary Kerr (on left), American History Chairman of Black Partridge Chapter NSDAR, co-author of the
historical non-fiction book Mary Lincoln's Journey, receives a Certificate of Achievement from the chapter,
presented by chapter American Heritage Chairman, Nancy Bullard (right).
Chapter members participate in Washington's Memorial Day Parade.
The mayor of Washington, Illinois, honored our DAR chapter by asking us to lay the wreaths
during the town's official annual Memorial Day services. (The honor had been accorded to Gold Star Mothers
in previous years.) Daughters Karen Ghighi and Linda Lee, our representatives, were provided
formal escorts from both the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.
Members enjoying a chapter meeting that is usually held the second Monday
of each month.
The Illinois State Organization NSDAR and the Black Partridge Chapter NSDAR dedicated the restoration
of the Lincoln Circuit Markers at the boundary of Tazewood & Woodford county line.
Regent Kenda Bond, 2016-2018
Past Regent, Carolyn Pasquini 2014-2016
State Regent Sharon Frizzell visited our chapter on November 14, 2016.
Captain Jeffrey Kretlow was the speaker for one of our Vietnam War events.
Soup luncheon following our Vietnam War event.
New members of the chapter: Mary Kay, Jari Lynn, and Paulette (absent from the picture, Nicole and Melissa).
Nancy accepts an award for the chapter, given by National Society’s Past President General during the Illinois State DAR Conference in 2016.
For their 2016 Community Service Project, our chapter’s Junior American Citizen (JAC), placed third at the national level. They are pictured with their grandmother, great aunt, and JAC Illinois State Chairman.
Constitution Week display at the Morton Library.
Photography courtesy of Kenda Bond, Carolyn Pasquini, Jim Bullard, and Cindy Krstich