Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Barbara Carrico presents Community Service Award to Elsie Hinkhouse

L to R: Elsie Hinkhouse and Barb Carrico

Picture taken by DAR member Susan Hadenchuk

The Brunswick Town Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) presented DAR member Elsie Hinkhouse of Caswell Beach the chapter’s Community Service Award for the year for her role in the development of the Brunswick County Resource Center, which culminated in the 2009 opening of the Brunswick Center of Southport. She has also been recognized by the North Carolina state DAR.

The Community Service Award recognizes local individuals for outstanding achievements in humanitarian, patriotic, historical or citizenship endeavors or environmental conservations, as well as their contributions in the community in an outstanding voluntary manner.

March 9th DAR Meeting

Pictured above are Brunswick Town DAR members who participated in the February meeting and wore red in honor of National Heart month.

The March 9, 2011 Brunswick Town Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution monthly meeting will be held at the Trinity United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 209 East Nash St. in Southport, NC at 10:00. Note that the meeting will be on the second floor rooms 211, 212 and 213 . The guest speaker is Superintendent Tyrone Brandyburg from Moores Creek. Please bring items for Crossnore Resale store.