Pike County DAR celebrates Constitution Week

first_img By The Penny Hoarder Gibson said goals of the annual celebration are three-fold: to encourage the study of the historical events that led to the framing of eh Constitution in September 1787, to inform people that the Constitution is the basis of America’s great heritage and the foundation of our way of life and the emphasize our responsibilities as United States’ citizens to protect, defend and preserve the Constitution.“The Oliver Wiley Chapter DAR would like to encourage schools, clubs and organizations throughout Pike County to take the opportunity of Constitution Week, September 17-23, to learn more about the United Constitution,” Gibson said. “The Constitution still guides us today. Therefore, the DAR believes that no American history education can be complete without a thorough understanding of the impact the Constitution has had on the lives of all American citizens, past and present.” Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Pike County DAR celebrates Constitution Week Email the author Gibson said libraries at schools and public libraries throughout the county are being asked to have displays encouraging their patrons to learn more about the United States Constitution and keep the memories alive on the men and women who secured independence of the United States and whose bravery and sacrifice made possible the liberties all Americans enjoy today. Sponsored Content By Jaine Treadwell There are two documents of paramount importance to American history, the Declaration of Independence, which forged the national identity and the United States Constitution, an annual commemoration of the living document that upholds and protects the freedoms central to the American way of life.That annual celebration begins on September 17,2019.Mabeth Gibson, Oliver Wiley Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, regent, said while Independence Day is a beloved national holiday, fewer people know about Constitution Week. “The Oliver Wiley Chapter DAR celebrates Constitution Week which in an annual commemoration of the living document that upholds and protects the freedoms central to our American way of life,” Gibson said.“Our organization, The Daughters of the American Revolution initiated the observance in 1955 when the DAR petitioned the United States Congress to dedicate September 17-23 of each year to the commemoration of Constitution Week.”Congress adopted the resolution and, on August 2, 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed it into public law. Skip Published 3:00 am Tuesday, September 10, 2019center_img The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel You Might Like Latest Stories SWEET HISTORY: Todd gives cane mill to Brundidge Historical Society The mission of the Brundidge Historical Society is to preserve and promote the cultural and physical heritage of the rural… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kitslast_img