Sunday, October 26, 2008

The October meeting of the Santa Barbara Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution was held Saturday, October 25 at Andersens Restaurant in Buellton. The gathering began at 11:00 with an informal introductory session. Attendees shared information about historical events, and recent activities. Visitors included representatives from several historically based societies including the Henry Sweetzer Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Mayflower Society, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, and Sons of Confederate Veterans of the Civil War, as well as several candidates for membership in the SAR. A lively discussion session was held for several minutes over a variety of subjects before lunch was served. After the meal, a short business session was held and the meeting was adjourned at 12:46. The next meeting of the SAR is scheduled to be in Santa Barbara, at Madam Lu Restaurant, 3425 State Street, November 22 at 12:00.