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Ann Story & Lydia McGill

From left to right:  Ann Story, Georgia State DAR Vice Chair for Membership and Constitution Week Committees and First Vice Regent of the Philadelphia Winn Chapter NSDAR 
Lydia McGill, Georgia State DAR Chair for the Constitution Week Committee and Past Regent of the Philadelphia Winn Chapter NSDAR

DAR Museum Period Rooms Presented by Philadelphia Winn Chapter at the Gwinnett Historical Society

On May 15, Lydia McGill and Ann Story, members of the Philadelphia Winn Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, gave a presentation on the DAR Museum at the Gwinnett Historical Society’s meeting.  They highlighted the furnishings in the DAR Museum Period Rooms.

John Goodwin, Ann Story, & Kitty WattersFrom left to right:  John Goodwin, First Vice President, Button Gwinnett Chapter SAR; Ann Story, First Vice Regent, Philadelphia Winn Chapter DAR; and Kitty Watters, Regent, Philadelphia Winn Chapter DAR.

The Button Gwinnett Chapter SAR Knows the Best Kept Secrets of the DAR

It's no secret that the Button Gwinnett Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) and the Philadelphia Winn Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) regularly collaborate.  Their mutual goals of preserving American history and promoting education have strengthened their bonds of friendship and cooperation.

mosquitoMemorial Day and Mosquitoes in Georgia
Prevent Mosquito-borne Illness

ATLANTA – Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, and in Georgia, the beginning of mosquito season. Avoiding mosquito bites protects you and your family from mosquito-borne illness and helps prevent the spread of mosquito-borne illness in Georgia.

32nd Class of Leadership Gwinnett invested in Gwinnett's future

DULUTH, GA – Forty community leaders graduated from the prestigious Leadership Gwinnett program in May. This group not only completed the nine-month program requirement, they also coordinated a campaign to donate nearly $10,000 to the Leadership Gwinnett Scholarship Fund.