Attention, Members!! Several Honorary Maine State Presidents are now in college (including three who ae in their freshman years!). Show Hannah, Crystal, Abigail and Stesha some support and encouragement by sending them a card. If you need contact information for them, please contact Honorary State President President Adam Bartow.
SUCCESSFUL 62nd STATE CONFERENCE
From the Senior State President: Thank you to everyone who helped make the State Conference this weekend a huge success! We were honored to have several distinguished guests, including Gov. Paul LePage, Mayor Jonathan LaBonte, Senior National President Hans Jackson, Senior National Recording Secretary Holly Lynne McKinley Schmidt, DAR State Regent Sandra Swallow and SAR State President David Manchester.
Pictures will be coming, but check out the article in the Sunday paper of the Lewiston Sun Journal! (WGME TV was also at the meeting!) See the article at:
At Right: 2014-2016 Senior State President Vrege Murray and 2014-2015 State President Alexandrea Hanscom-Willey
Thank you to everyone who has already submitted content for the 2013 – 2014 State President’s Project of collecting stories of veterans. We have already compiled dozens, but we want MORE! Please continue to conduct interviews, collect information, transcribe letters or diaries, or ask veterans or current service members to write something about their service. We are looking for as many primary accounts as possible! Send your stories to Senior State Vice President Adam Bartow and help ensure that the service of these brave men and women is not forgotten.
MAINE C.A.R. MEMBERS ATTEND NEW ENGLAND REGIONAL MEETING
Members and Seniors from across New England and the country had a great time at the 2014 New England Regional Meeting in Windsor, Connecticut, with Honorary Maine State President Crystal Kwon serving as Regional Chaplain and Adam Bartow as the Senior National Vice President of the New England Region. Look for more pictures in the Photo Gallery section of this site and don’t miss out on the excitement next year! (Details coming on the calendar page)
Continue to send pictures from Society events to the Senior State President. We want to see your smiling faces on our site!
Available for Purchase: The Maine Sheets: A 75 Year History of the Maine State Society Children of the American Revolution
This book, written by Senior State President Adam W. Bartow, is a complete history of the Maine State Society, Children of the American Revolution 1938 - 2013. Fully illustrated in color with more than 250 pictures, this book is the first time that the history of the oldest youth patriotic organization in Maine has been chronicled. This book provides new details about the activities of this organization from members' work during World War II to present efforts to expand membership and involvement in the community. Purchase from Adam at a cost of just $20 per autographed copy. Proceeds support the Maine C.A.R. Operating Fund.