Honoring our Barrington Police and Firemen

Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR Community Service

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Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR of Barrington delivers Service to America Gift Baskets! A special "Thank You" honoring 24 Barrington Police Officers and 18 Barrington Firemen. Showing our appreciation, we created baskets with cookies and snacks for everyone. We gave each individual our Thank You cards honoring their service to our community. We even received a tour of the Police Department! DAR Regent Joyce Wright, Historian Lynn Watters, and Corresponding Secretary Kathy Casey delivered the gift baskets on February 24, 2020.

Signal Hill Speakers 2019-2020

Holocaust Survivor's Story

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Holocaust survivor, Steen Metz gave a moving presentation at Barrington Area Library. His wish is that we tell 4 other people about the Holocaust, to remember, and be kind to each other. 

Signal hill Chapter Speakers 2018-2019

"Washington Crossing the Delaware"

“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

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“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

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“The Supreme Court under John Marshall”

“George Rogers Clark’s Conquest of the Old Northwest” n the 15th and 16th Centuries"

“The Supreme Court under John Marshall”

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“The Supreme Court under John Marshall”

“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

“The Supreme Court under John Marshall”

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"Over There: America in World War"

“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

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“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

“Who knew Grandma’s House would be famous?”

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Signal Hill Represented at Cantigny

Cantigny Park, Wheaton, IL

Regent Joyce Wright and Corresponding Secretary Kathy Casey and other Daughters represented our Signal Hill DAR Chapter.  The Northwest Territory Alliance held a Revolutionary War encampment and battle demonstration at Cantigny War Museum, in Winfield, IL.

Community Involvement

Community Classroom Project

Community Classroom Project

Community Classroom Project

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Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR supplements a snack canteen in a low income neighborhood Elementary School.  Members contribute healthy snacks throughout the school year. 

We continue to support Sunny Hill School, Carpentersville. Please donate healthy snacks, no Peanut products. All donations are appreciated by the children.

Community Service Award

Community Classroom Project

Community Classroom Project

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Mary Sandener coordinates the Veterans Community Meal in Barrington, she received the  DAR Community Service Award from Regent Deb Edlund.

Community Gift

Community Classroom Project

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

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Each year, Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR members donate thousands of dollars to deserving charities whose missions compliment DAR mission: education, historic preservation, and patriotism.  Our gifts also encompass conservation, Native American, and Women’s Issues organizations.

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

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In the Village Board of Trustees meeting in Barrington, village president Karen Darch, receives the DAR Prestigious Award for Community Service from Regent Deb Edlund.

Barrington Area Library

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

Barrington's White House

First Regent Ann Wilkerson presents award to the Barrington Area Library.

The Barrington Area Library receives an award from Signal Hill NSDAR First Regent Ann Wilkerson.

Barrington's White House

Prestigious Award for Community Service 2018

Barrington's White House

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Linda Wichman presents Barrington's White House donation to restore and preserve historic costumes.

Signal Hill Chapter and Community

Harper College

Barrington Children's Charities

Barrington Children's Charities

District 220 Students will benefit from our donation to the  Harper College Promise Scholarship.

District 220 Students will benefit from our donation to the  Harper College Promise Scholarship.

Barrington Children's Charities

Barrington Children's Charities

Barrington Children's Charities

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They sponsor the GEMS program that helps Sunny Hill 5th grade girls.

Ela Historical Society

Barrington Children's Charities

Mindful Waste Conservation Award

The Ela Historical Society will be able to replace their aging computer equipment.

The Ela Historical Society will be able to replace their aging computer equipment.

Mindful Waste Conservation Award

Mindful Waste Conservation Award

Mindful Waste Conservation Award

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Mindful Waste at Smart Farm receives our donation.

Citizens for Conservation

Mindful Waste Conservation Award

Citizens for Conservation

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Community Involvement 2017

Historical Preservation Award 2017

Historical Preservation Award 2017

Historical Preservation Award 2017

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A Historic Preservation Recognition Award was given to Mrs. Damisch, former DAR member, for her work in founding the Rutland Historical Society, preserving the Eakin schoolhouse and creating the museum, and preserving records. 

Brother's Keeper

Historical Preservation Award 2017

Historical Preservation Award 2017

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Mr. Piagentini, Faculty sponsor of Barrington High School Brother's Keepers, thanked the chapter for the clothing and gift cards we donated to the Crow Creek Reservation in December. He presented the chapter with The H.A.W.K certificate (Honoring Ancient Wisdom & Knowledge) and a blanket from the tribe.

Harvest PowWow 2017

Historical Preservation Award 2017

Harvest PowWow 2017

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Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR Field Trip to the Native American PowWow, held at the Naper Settlement, Naperville, Illinois.

Earth Day

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

Harvest PowWow 2017

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Mindful Waste Conservation

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

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Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation

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Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR supports our community projects. We support historical preservation, provide service hours to the Barrington Historical Society, involved in conservation efforts, and keep our adopted roadway clean.  

"Creating Community Through Visual Arts"

"How Yoga Helped Me to Navigate Choppy Seas"

"Creating Community Through Visual Arts"

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"DNA and Genealogy"

"How Yoga Helped Me to Navigate Choppy Seas"

"Creating Community Through Visual Arts"

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"How Yoga Helped Me to Navigate Choppy Seas"

"How Yoga Helped Me to Navigate Choppy Seas"

"Gardening for the Benefit of Bees and Beneficials"

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"Gardening for the Benefit of Bees and Beneficials"

"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

"Gardening for the Benefit of Bees and Beneficials"

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"Walt's World: The Influence of Walt Disney on American Culture"

"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

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"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

"European Explorations of the New World in the 15th and 16th Centuries"

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