Last Revised: 9 February 2016

Chapter Activities & Events



2016

FEBRUARY
  • 11th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 13th - 237th Anniversary of the Battle of Kettle Creek
          Location: Washington, Wilkes County, GA
          Time: 2:30 p.m.
  • 17th - George Washington/Camp Life Presentation
          Location: SAR HQ, 809 W. Main Street, Louisville, KY
          Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • 26th - Spring Leadership Meeting (National Committees)
          Location: Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY
          Time: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • 27th - Spring Leadership Meeting
          Location: Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY
          Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
MARCH
  • 10th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 12th - KYSSAR Annual/Spring Meeting & Luncheon
          Location: Jenny Wiley State Park, 75 Theatre Court, Prestonsburg, KY
          Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
APRIL
  • 9th - VA Volunteer Awards Program
          Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 830 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY
          Time: doors open at 11:00 a.m.
  • 14th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 23th - 18th Century Thunder - Revolutionary War Encampment
          Location: Locust Grove, Louisville, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • 24st - 18th Century Thunder - Revolutionary War Encampment
          Location: Locust Grove, Louisville, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • ?st - Wounded Warriors Outdoors
          Location: Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Fredonia, KY
          Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • ?rd - Wounded Warriors Outdoors
          Location: Lake Cumberland, KY
          Time: 6:00 p.m. (Central Time)
  • ?th - Wounded Warriors Turkey Hunt
          Location: Betty's Restaurant, Columbia, KY
          Time: 7:30 p.m. (Central Time)
  • 29th - State Color Guard for State DAR Meeting
          Location: Hilton/Lexington Downtown Hotel, Lexington, KY
          Time: 5:30 p.m. arrival (ceremony at 6:00 p.m.)
MAY
  • 5th - Pegasus Parade
          Location: (Muster at SAR Headquarters), Louisville, KY
          Time: 2:15 p.m. to ??? (Muster @SAR HQ 2:15 p.m.)
  • 12th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 14th - Raid at Martin's Station
          Location: Wilderness Road State Park, Ewing, VA
          Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • 20th - Siege of 1777, Logan's Station
          Location: Stanford, KY
          Time: TBA
  • 21st - Siege of 1777, Logan's Station
          Location: Stanford, KY
          Time: TBA
  • 21st - Founders Day Festival
          Location: McConnell Springs Park, Lexington, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • 22nd - Siege of 1777, Logan's Station
          Location: Stanford, KY
          Time: TBA
  • 28th - Flags Across America Memorial Day Vigil
          Location: Great Lawn at Waterfront Park, Louisville, KY
          Time: 11:00 a.m. (Contact S. Giltner)
  • 28th - George Rogers Clark Memorial Service (National SAR event)
          40thAnnual Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous
          Location: Vincennes, IN
          Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • 28th - The Providence of Freedom Living History
          Location: Centennial Park, 9520 Harrodsburg Road, Wilmore, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • 29th - Memorial Day Service
          Location: Veterans Park, Jeffersontown, KY
          Time: 6:00 p.m. (muster at 5:30 p.m.)
  • ?th - Highland Games
          Location: Glasgow, KY
          Time: 12:00 noon
JUNE
  • ?th - School Day - Colonial Faire
          Location: Oldham Cty History Center, 106 North Second Ave., Lagrange, KY
          Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:40 p.m.
  • 4th - Colonial Trade Faire
          Location: Oldham Cty History Center, 106 North Second Ave., Lagrange, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • 5th - Colonial Trade Faire
          Location: Oldham Cty History Center, 106 North Second Ave., Lagrange, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • 9th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
JULY
  • 4th - Independence Day Ceremony & Parade
          Location: Owl Creek lodge, 10607 Hobbs Station Road, Middletown, KY
          Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • 14th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • ?th - Revolutionary Kids Day
          Location: Jack Jouett House, 255 Craig's Creek Road, Versailles, KY
          Time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
AUGUST
  • 11th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 20th - KYSSAR Summer Meeting & Luncheon
          Location: Blue Licks Battlefield State Park, 10299 Maysville Rd., Carlisle, KY
          Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 20th - Battle of Blue Licks Memorial Service
          Location: Blue Licks Battlefield State Park, 10299 Maysville Rd., Carlisle, KY
          Time: 1:30 p.m.
SEPTEMBER
  • 8th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 9th - Painted Stone Living History Event - School Day
          Location: Red Orchard Park, Shelbyville, KY
          Time: 9:00 a.m.
  • ?th - Middletown Parade
          Location: Middletown, KY
          Time: 11:00 a.m. (Muster near Target at 10:00 a.m.)
  • 10th - Painted Stone Living History Event - Long Run Massacre
          Location: Red Orchard Park, Shelbyville, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. (SAR flags - 1:45 p.m.)
  • 11th - Painted Stone Living History Event - Long Run Massacre
          Location: Red Orchard Park, Shelbyville, KY
          Time: 12:00 p.m.
  • 30th - American Heritage Girls, Troop 2521
          Location: Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 2800 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY
          Time: 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • 30th - Fall Leadership Meeting
          Location: Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY
          Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
OCTOBER
  • 1st - Fall Leadership Meeting
          Location: Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY
          Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • 6th - South Atlantic District, National Society SAR District Meeting
          Location: TBD, SC
          Time: TBD
  • 6th - Kings Mountain Reception
          Location: TBD, Spartanburg, SC
          Time: TBA
  • 6th - The Night Before Kings Mountain Presentation
          Location: Cowpens National Battlefield, 4071 Chester Hwy, Gaffney, SC
          Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • 7th - 236th Anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain.
          Location: Kings Mountain National Military Park, SC
          Time: muster @9:00 a.m. - ceremony @11:00 a.m.
  • 13th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 29th - 18th Century Market Fair
          Location: Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane, Louisville, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • 30th - 18th Century Market Fair
          Location: Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane, Louisville, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
NOVEMBER
  • 5th - Veterans Day Flag Ceremony
          Location: Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, KY
          (entrance on Payne St. across from Breckenridge/Franklin Elem. School)
          Time: 11:00 a.m. (muster at 10:00 a.m.)
  • 5th - Colonial Christmas Market Faire
          Location: Oldham Cty History Center, 106 North Second Ave., Lagrange, KY
          Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • 6th - Veterans Day Service
          Location: Veterans Park, Jeffersontown, KY
          Time: 3:30 p.m.
  • 10th - GISSAR Chapter Meeting
          Location: Middletown Fire Station #1, 108 Urton Lane, Middletown, KY
          Time: 7:00 p.m.
          (Pre-meeting gather at Applebee's, 12913 Shelbyville Road)
  • 11th - Veterans Day Parade
          Location: muster near Yum Center, Louisville, KY
          Time: 11:11 a.m. (parade starts)
                   10:30 a.m. (muster time)
          (Free parking under I-64 at 9th or 10th St. take shuttle to muster point)
  • ?th - Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
          Location: First Floor - SAR HQ, Louisville, KY
          Time: 10:30 a.m. (Color Guard for unveiling of statue muster at 9:30 a.m.)
DECEMBER
  • ?th - Pearl Harbor Dinner
          Location: Owl Creek lodge, 10607 Hobbs Station Road, Middletown, KY
          Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  • ?th - Wreaths Across America
          Location: Zachary Taylor National Cemetery, Louisville, KY
          Time: TBA

For further information you may contact:

Larry Selby, Chapter Registrar
Governor Isaac Shelby S. A. R. Chapter
10307 Falling Tree Way
Louisville, KY 40223
 or
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