An anniversary celebration for General Edward Hand Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution was hosted at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Ottawa Feb. 29, where 34 members and guests enjoyed a catered luncheon.

The afternoon program presented by chapter vice regent Nancy Machnicki included information on three preservation projects in the area that are supported by DAR members. State regent Susan Metzger shared her state project, “Welcome Home,” that supports a variety of programs for returning veterans.

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