DAR events to recognize tricentennial

The events, which will honor New Milford's tricentennial, will take place on the Gaylordsville Volunteer Fire Department's grounds on Route 7. The Washington oak tree monument and tree dedication ceremony will be held Sept. 22 at noon.

In addition to the ceremony, festivities will include a Revolutionary War encampment and re-enactment and a special presentation of the 2nd Regiment Light Dragoons on horseback.

The local DAR chapter will rededicate the bronze tablet at New Milford town hall Oct. 27 at a time to be announced.

The holiday luncheon wil be held Dec. 1 at 1 p.m. at the Candlewood Valley Country Club, located on Route 7 South.

For more information about the activities, see upcoming issues of The Greater New Milford Spectrum.