The Ocklawaha Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution honored their patriot ancestors at their December meeting. Members shared stories of their ancestors, enjoyed a festive luncheon as well as an “ugly apron” contest.
Ridgley Patterson and Hannah Hopke will be the guest speakers at the January meeting. They are the winners of the 2016 American History Essay Contest. They will read their winning essays to the Chapter.
Prospective members are always welcome to attend. The next meeting will be on Saturday, January 13th at 10am at St. Edward’s Episcopal Church Hall in Mt. Dora. For questions, contact June Perry at Spooker15@aol.com.