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DAR celebrates Ketewamoke Chapter Anniversary

Members of the Garden City  based Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, led by their Chapter Regent Carla Hall D’Ambra, traveled to Northport Yacht Club on January 14th.  Regent D’Ambra, Janice Derr, Peggy Tillotson and Leslie Dimmling were present to help their sister members of the Ketewamoke Chapter in Huntington mark 115 years as a […]

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Holiday cheer, good works for the DAR

Members of the Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) enjoyed spreading and sharing some holiday cheer at their December 10th meeting and Holiday Luncheon. The meeting was chaired by Chapter Regent Carla Hall D’Ambra.    Following a brief business meeting, Chapter Chaplain Leslie Dimmling  was pleased to install two new members of […]

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DAR Vet-Patient Luncheon a huge success

District X & XI of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) held its annual Veteran- Patient Luncheon on Veteran’s Day, November 11th, at Captain Bill’s Restaurant in Bay Shore. The District is represented on the DAR NY State Board by District Director Dr. Joan Nathan, who was in attendance at the luncheon.   The festive annual event […]

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DAR holds District meeting in Holbrook

On November 5th, members of the Daughters of the American Revolution held a District Workshop, chaired by District X & XI Director Joan Nathan.  There are 16 DAR chapters in District X & XI, which encompasses Nassau and Suffolk, with one chapter in Queens. The meeting took place at  St. John’s Lutheran Church in Holbrook. Members of the 93-year-old Colonel […]

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DAR inspires Kellenberg student in community service

Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter NSDAR, Carla Hall D’Ambra, Regent, had their annual Day of Service with a food drive for the Nassau County Veterans Services Food Mart.  Kellenberg Memorial High School sophomore, Olivia Jungkunst, a varsity soccer player and a volunteer with the schools S.A.L.T. program was inspired by Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter’s Day of Service and decided to create her […]

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DAR sponsors food drive for veterans

Garden City’s Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of NSDAR sponsored a food drive for the Nassau County Veterans Services Vet Mart. DAR members and Veterans volunteers, Louise Ryder, Jan Pepe and Carla Hall D’Ambra delivered food recently donated by generous local residents. The Vet Mart provides quality food items to Nassau County veteran households experiencing food insecurity. The Vet Mart is open […]

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Revolutionary War soldier, daughter’s grave marked by DAR

The New Village Congregational Church and Cemetery in Lake Grave was the site of a plaque dedication and Memorial Service remembering an American Revolutionary War Soldier and his daughter on October 9th. The event was chaired by the Regent of the Garden City based Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Carla Hall D’Ambra. […]

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DAR members attend NY State conference

Two members of Garden City’s Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter, NSDAR represented their chapter as voters at the 126th NY State Conference in Tarrytown. Chapter Regent Carla Hall D’Ambra and Chapter Chaplain Leslie Dimmling both attended September 22-25 at the Westchester Marriott. Approximately 270 DAR members from NY State were present. The New York State Society NSDAR boasts 7,000 members, and is part of […]

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DAR sponsors food drive for veterans

On Saturday, October 15th, Garden City’s Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter NSDAR, Carla Hall D’Ambra, Regent, is sponsoring a food drive for the Nassau County Veterans Services Vet Mart. The Vet Mart provides quality food items to Nassau County veteran households experiencing food insecurity. The Veteran’s Mart is open to veterans Monday through Friday from 9am – 12 noon where they can […]

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DAR attends POW – MIA Remembrance Ceremony

Seven members of the Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) came together on Friday evening, September 16th, to hold a chapter meeting and attend the Remembrance Ceremony for POW-MIA American Soldiers. The Ceremony, a night vigil, was held at Field 7, at Veterans Memorial Plaza,  the site of many US Military Monuments in Eisenhower […]