Welcome to the website of the Uncompahgre Valley Chapter, NSDAR. Please enjoy your visit to these pages as you explore who we are, what we do, our patriot ancestors, join us, including researching your family history, and resources to promote historical preservation, champion education, and celebrate patriotism. This is also a great website to learn about the resources available within our community.

Additional information can also be found on the website of the Colorado State Society, NSDAR and the website of the National Society.

Uncompahgre Valley Chapter, NSDAR meetings are held the second Saturday of the month, from September through May at 1:00 p.m.

All Saints Anglican Church, 2057 S. Townsend, Montrose

Chapter Calendar


Date, Time
& Place
12 Sept, 1 p.m.
All Saints Church
First Looks at Declaration of Independence and Constitution

Ann Holmes

17-23 Sept Constitution Week
10 Oct, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

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Oct. 12 National DAR Day of Service

Native Plant Garden Ute Museum

14 Nov, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

American Heritage Arts & Awards
12 Dec, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

Christmas Party
9 Jan, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

Feel Good New Year Fitness

Marcy Wood

13 Feb, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

DAR Good Citizens Tea

Ann Holmes

13 Mar, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

American Women
in History TeaCherie Collins
10 Apr, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

Paul Revere’s Ride

Sharon Grable

9 May, 1 p.m.

All Saints Church

Find a Grave

Local Cemetery History

TBA-Spring Highway Cleanup

DAR Facts

Founded: October 11, 1890
Incorporated: 1896 by an Act of Congress
Objectives: Historic Preservation, Education, Patriotism
Motto: God, Home, and Country
  • 185,000 members
  • 3,000 chapters in all 50 states and Washington, D.C.
  • International chapters in Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, France, Germany, Guam, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom
  • More than 1,000,000 women have joined the DAR since it was founded
Eligibility: Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background, who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution.


For more information on DAR Membership, click here.