This year’s commemoration of Alamance County’s three 1781 Revolutionary Battles: Pyle’s Defeat, Clapp’s Mill and Lindley’s Mill, and the Pre-Revolutionary May 16, 1771 Battle of Alamance have been canceled.
Poster and Brochure Contest Still Occurring!
The NC State poster contest judging normally held at the Patriots’ Day event will be impacted by this cancelation.
Steve Van Pelt, State Contest Chair, requests that posters and brochures be sent by electronic submission to his email as follows (please do not have students name or school visible for the judges):
Poster & Brochure Submission Deadline Date: Friday, May 15, 2020
Submissions be sent to Steve Van Pelt from a picture taken by the local chapter officer or other electronic means.
Steve Van Pelt email address:
Judges from several different chapters will be asked to serve. Those willing to serve will be sent the entries electronically and asked to judge. A first place winner for the state will be chosen in each category from the entries received by the deadline date.
The Mecklenburg SAR has joined The Charlotte Museum of History for this special edition of the Museum’s Lunch & Learn series on Zoom!
The Charlotte Museum of History is hosting a special “MeckDec” edition of it’s new Lunch and Learn series on Zoom, featuring Scott Syfert and host of the Charlotte Readers Podcast, Landis Wade. Scott and Landis will discuss Scott’s research into the legendary MeckDec.