Thursday, October 29, 2009

October Meeting

The October meeting of the Santa Barbara Sons of the American Revolution was held in Buellton at Andersens' Restaurant on Oct 24 at 12:00. The event began with lunch and discussion. The business meeting was called to order at 12:45 with the Pledge to the Flag, and Pledge to the SAR. New business included suggestions and individuals to serve on a program committee, and a membership Committee. Budget items were discussed, including a public expression of support for veterans to be published in the Newspress on Veterans day, collaboration with other SAR, DAR, and like minded societies, were discussed, as was the upcoming Board of Managers Meeting for the California Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Proposed Amendments to the national bylaws to be voted on at that meeting were discussed, and the chapter position was agreed upon.
The next meeting of the Chapter will be held at Madame Lu Restaurant in Santa Barbara on Nov. 21 at 12:00. After the closing ceremony, the meeting was adjourned at 1:45 P.M.