The Caladesi Chapter members participate in activities that will preserve the past, support the present, and enhance the future for generations to come.

Historic Preservation:
  • Participate in transcription work for the DAR
  • Hosts February genealogy seminar
  • Conduct genealogy research weekly at Dunedin Library
  • Dedicated a plaque honoring the history of Caladesi Island
  • Support the DAR Library


  • Participate in supporting the DAR Schools
  • Offer elementary and middle school American History awards
  • Present local high school students the DAR Good Citizens award
  • Honor and award a JROTC graduating cadet
  • Offer American History essay contest for elementary, middle, and high school students  
  • Participate in Teach-In at local schools
  • Sponsor local Head Start children and support its program
  • Participate in Junior American Citizens awards


  • Participate in veteran activities
  • Observance of Constitution Week (Proclamation from Dunedin City Council, display at library, church service, and luncheon)
  • Observe George Washington’s Birthday, Flag Day, and Memorial Day
  • Commitment of our American heritage
  • 50th Vietnam Commemorative Partner
  • Support the veterans at Bay Pines VA and C.W. Young VA Medical Center
  • Support our troops overseas