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The United States
Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity of Americans throughout
history to maintain their liberties and freedoms and to ensure those
unalienable rights to every American. The tradition of celebrating the
Constitution was started by the Daughters of the American Revolution. In
1955, DAR petitioned Congress to set aside September 17-23 annually to be
dedicated for the observance of Constitution Week. The resolution was
later adopted by the US Congress and signed into public law on August 2, 1956
by President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
The airs of the celebration
responsibilities for protecting and defending the Constitution.Inform people that the Constitution
is the basis for American’s great heritage and the foundation for our way of
Encourage the study of the
historical events which led to the framing of the Constitution in September
Constitution Week is a great
time to learn more about this important document and celebrate the freedoms it
gave us. Get involved by encouraging young people to sign the
Constitution Week Proclamation Pledge and ask your local community officials to
issue a proclamation about Constitution Week.
The Brunswick Town
Chapter will be presenting a 20 minute slide presentation to local 5th graders.
Each year the Chapter is involved locally in schools to promote, educate
and commemorate Constitution Week. For more information on NSDAR Jackie
Craft, Regent of the Brunswick Town DAR Chapter in Southport, NC email@example.com. ]
posted by Sandra Winstead Constitution Week Chair