The Alexander McNair Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) met on Oct. 20 at the First United Methodist Church in Monett.
Vice Regent Mary Ann Fine welcomed members and guests and led the group in the recitation of the DAR Ritual, the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, the American Creed, the Pledge to the State of Missouri, and the Preamble to the Constitution of the United States of America.
Fine read the President General's Report. Becky Ryder presented the National Defense Report "Remember our Veterans."
Registrar Mary Cowherd reported on two petitions for Adrianna Fine and Mary Wicker.
Kathy White presented a program on the Barry County Museum. Members learned about displays, donations, organizing the items donated and the work of the volunteers.
Becky Ryder and Marjorie Ryder, hostesses, served refreshments.
Those present at the meeting were Mary Cowherd, Dorothea Cox, Jewell R. Farwell, Kimberly Ann Faulkner, Sondra Faulkner, Mary Ann Fine, Kim Howerton, Carol Jereczek, Margaret Meadows, Betty Meier, Becky Ryder, Marjorie Ryder, Virginia Schmidt, Kathy White, and Mary Wicker, guest.
The next meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 at First United Methodist Church, Monett. Anyone interested in membership in the NSDAR is invited to attend.