Books for Kids, Huntsville, Arkansas – May 1, 2018


Abendschone Chapter NSDAR members: Ginger Malmstrom, Regent Judy Germani, Suzanne Williams, Colleen Cook

Abendschone Chapter NSDAR participated in the Elks sponsored “Books for Kids Program” in Huntsville, Arkansas. Books were distributed to 160 students in Huntsville on May 1, 2018. Members of the Abendschone Chapter NSDAR and local Elks Club were on hand to help with each student’s book selection and to listen to each child read.

Chapter member and project chair, Ginger Malmstrom, received the State Literacy Promotion Award last March. For the last 11 years she has personally selected more than 6,000 books for first graders. Each spring, DAR members visit eight schools and assist first graders in selecting a book to keep for their very own.

Abendschone Chapter NSDAR Visits Museum of Native American History

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Pictured here at the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville, Arkansas are members from the Abenschone Chapter NSDAR: Fayette Schmutzler, Laurie Willis, Kathy Clark, and Margaret Scobee.

Abenschone Chapter members, Fayette Schmutzler, Laurie Willis, Kathy Clark, and Margaret Scobee visited the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville.

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State DAR Conference

ASDAR Conference 2018

Local DAR Chapter attendees are pictured, from top left to right: Margaret Scobee, Andrea Rowe, Ginger Malmstrom, Phyllis Jones and Colleen Cook. Bottom Row: Suzanne Williams, President General Ann Turner Dillon, State Regent Jerrie J. Townsend and Abendschone Regent Judy Germani.

Seven members of the Eureka Springs chapter (Abendschone Chapter NSDAR) attended the 110th annual Arkansas State DAR conference March 29-31 in Little Rock. Continue reading

American History Essay Contest Award


Donna Wenger – in colonial attire – awards Berryville eighth grader with medal, certificate and cash prize for her winning essay in the Daughters of American Revolution (DAR) essay contest. The contest was sponsored by the Abendschone Chapter NSDAR. Other chapter representatives present were Judy Germani, Phyllis Jones, and Colleen Cook.