Hiddenite, NC – The Hiddenite Center welcomes the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) to the Lucas Mansion. DAR is a lineage-based membership service organization for women, directly descended from a person involved in the United States’ efforts toward independence. It is a non-profit organization promoting both education and patriotism. The DAR is in the process of forming an Alexander County Chapter of the Daughters Of The American Revolutionorganization. On Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm, DAR members will be at the Lucas Mansion’s second-floor reception area. The public is welcome and invited to meet with organizers and the planning committee during this time. Information on joining the organization and how to find your family’s Revolutionary War ancestry will also be covered. The Center looks forward to this new opportunity for Alexander County citizens.

FOR MORE INFORMATION or to learn more about the Hiddenite Center, call 828-632-6966, email [email protected], or visit hiddenitearts.org Hiddenite Center programs and events are supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural Cultural Resources www.NCArts.org, with funding from the National Endowment Of The Arts and with generous funding from the Eileen and R. Y. Sharpe Family Foundation, The Winston Salem Foundation, the Sharpe Chair of Fine and Applied Arts at Appalachian State University, Alexander County government, the Town of Taylorsville, The Rotary Foundation, South Arts, Carpenter Foundation, and the Friends of the Center membership program. The Hiddenite Arts Heritage Center’s Lucas Mansion and Educational Complex are wheelchair accessible.