2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

As of February 2021

Upcoming meetings will be updated as they are established.  Most meetings will be via Zoom in the first half of 2021.

Mon, July 4th, 2022 6am setup, 8-12 breakfast

JULY 4TH '22 CELEBRATION AND PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Join us for our annual July 4th '22 "Revolutionary" Flying Pancake Breakfast.  Set up at 6am, breakfast starts at 8am!  Catch 'em if you can!!  $9pp, and Vets eat free.

Sun - 6/26 at 10am

FLAG "PLANTING" FOR 4TH OF JULY

Join us at Heritage Park to plant flags to celebrate 4th of July!

Sat, 6/25 at 9:30am

JULY 4TH '22 BREAKFAST SETUP AND DEPOT DECORATIONS

Join us to hang bunting, and other decorations, to get ready for our annual flying pancake breakfast!

Mon, 5/30, 9am

FLAG "PLANTING" FOR MEMORIAL DAY

Join us at Heritage Park in Wayzata to plant flags to honor those who are fallen, on this Memorial Day.

4/12 via Zoom

PANCAKE PLANNING MEETING

Pancake Planning Meeting to discuss details of the breakfast

2/14 Zoom Call

PANCAKE PLANNING MEETING

Planning meeting for the 7/4 breakfast including city staff discussion and insurance.

Sat 1/22 11:30 AM via ZOOM

PETS FOR VETS PRESENTATION, MONTHLY MTG.

CAR Members gather via Zoom to hear from the Founder of the Minnesota Chapter of Pets for Vets (one of the local veteran's charities we supported with funds raised at the 2021 Pancake Breakfast).  General update and meeting to follow.

Sun, 11/7 4:30 via ZOOM

ANNUAL MEETING 

Annual Mtg. - Election of Officers, Donation Decisions, Veteran's Day Program, Mtg. schedule for 2022.
Members, please check your email for Mtg. Zoom Link

Thurs. Nov. 11th, all day

VETERAN'S DAY FLAG "PLANTING"

We will honor veterans through our annual Veterans Day salute, the “Plant a Flag for Freedom”. CAR Volunteers will ‘blanket’ Heritage Park in Wayzata with hundreds of flags provided by Lake Minnetonka DAR.

Will be communicated via email due to security protocols

DEPLOYMENT LUNCHEON

CAR members serve lunch to deplying service members.  Location and Time TBD and communicated to members only via email due to security protocols.

POSTPONED - DATE TBD

ICE CREAM MTG.

CAR Members meet at Ben & Jerry's in Wayzata to recap the pancake breakfast, and determine recipient of funds raised.  Please email Angus and Amalia ideas for charitable donations.

7am-1pm

JULY 4TH PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Wayzata Depot
Event from 8-12

Sat. 7/3, approx. 9-11am

4TH OF JULY BREAKFAST SETUP

See Signup Genius for jobs/times

Weds, 5/26 4pm

MEMORIAL DAY FLAG "PLANTING"

Heritage Park in Wayzata

Sun, May 16, 7:30pm-8:30pm

MAY BREAKFAST PLANNING MEETING

May 16th, Pancake Breakfast Planning via Zoom.  Link will be sent out the day prior to the meeting.

Mon, 5/10

MAY MN DEPT. OF HEALTH UPDATE RE: BREAKFAST

May 10th via Zoom.  Updatees about parameters around Pancake Breakfast. (Co-Presidents only)

Sun, 2/14, 3-4pm

FEB ANNUAL PLANNING MEETING

February 14th Annual Planning via Zoom.  Link will be sent out the day prior to the meeting.

 

GET INVOLVED

Make Your Mark

We are so happy you’re interested in getting involved with our work here at Children of the American Revolution - Lake Minnetonka Society. There are so many ways for you to help, and we truly appreciate each and every effort. By lending your support, you’ll become a valuable part of our Veterans' Organization and help to strengthen our operations.

 
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JOIN THE C.A.R. SOCIETY

The following are the eligibility requirements under the National Bylaws to become a member of the National Society of the Children of the American Revolution:

"Any boy or girl under the age of twenty-two is eligible for membership in the National Society of the Children of the American Revolution who is lineally descended from a man or woman who, with unfailing loyalty, rendered material aid to the cause of American Independence as a soldier, sailor, civil officer, or recognized patriot in one of the several Colonies or States, or of the United States, provided that the applicant is personally acceptable to the Society." (Article III, National Bylaws).

To learn more about Ancestry Research or Society Membership, please contact us through the email link below, or email us at CARLakeMtka@gmail.com.  We'll be happy to help you!

JOIN THE C.A.R. CLUB

Joining the C.A.R. club is one of the easiest ways to support Children of the American Revolution without having an ancestor in the revolutionary war. Anyone can join this club and it is one of the simplest ways to help out our cause. We believe the best way for our initiatives to be successful is for the community to actively get involved. This is an easy and efficient way of contributing to the great work we do at Children of the American Revolution - Lake Minnetonka Society. Get in touch with any questions about how you can Volunteer Your Time today.  Submit your email address at the bottom of the "Who We Are" page.

PARTNER WITH US

Our organization always appreciates the generosity and involvement of people like you, with every contribution going towards making Children of the American Revolution - Lake Minnetonka Society an even better service organization than it already is. We want to provide you with the correct and appropriate information pertaining to your mode of support, so don’t hesitate to contact us with your questions.

MAKE A DONATION

Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Make a Donation and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. It’s a great way to contribute to our cause, and every little bit counts towards paving the path for a better tomorrow. Get in touch with us today for more details about how you can help.