Daughters Of American Revolution Luncheon To Mark Anniversary Of End Of World War I
Shawnee Fort Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, is sponsoring a luncheon to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I at noon Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Genetti Hotel and Conference Center, 77 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre. The program, presented by local historian Tony Brooks, will highlight the life and accomplishments of Col. Asher Miner, who commanded the 109th Field Artillery during World War I. Proceeds from the event will benefit Shawnee Fort Chapter community projects and historic preservation efforts. There is a choice of entrees. Advance reservations are $30 and must be received by Saturday, Oct. 6. Checks should be made payable to Shawnee Fort Chapter DAR. Contact Kathleen Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-704-9809. Public is welcome.