The Fredericksburg Chapter 163 United Daughters of the Confederacy participates in numerous events throughout the year. Some are annual events while others are one time only. Listed below are upcoming events for 2015–2016.
09/24/15 Annual Virginia Division UDC Convention. Additional information will be distributed by separate email.
10/26/15 Chapter Meeting at 2:00 p.m. at the England Run Library in Stafford, VA.
11/17/15 Tuesday Night Chapter meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Ruritan Building on Route 3. Other chapters will be invited and a pot luck dinner will follow the meeting for fellowship. Please bring your favorite dish to share with the chapter.
12/05/15 Assist the Matthew Fontaine Maury Camp #1722 with placement of wreaths at the Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery at 9:00 a.m. If you have a donation of plain green wreaths and/or large red bows to go on the wreaths, bring them to this event to add to the current collection. There are not enough wreaths for each tombstone and eventually older ones will need replacing so any new wreaths and bows will be helpful.
12/12/15 Chapter Meeting and Christmas Luncheon at the Fredericksburg Country Club at 11:00 a.m. We will have a silent auction so you are welcome to bring an item to place on the table for members to bid on during the meeting. At the end of the meeting, the highest bidder will be announced. All proceeds will go to the chapter. If UDC members from another chapter are attending and bring items for the silent auction, their proceeds will go to their chapters.
01/25/16 Lee-Jackson Commemoration Meeting at 6:00 p.m. at the England Run Library.
02/22/16 Chapter Meeting at 6:00 p.m. at the England Run Library, 806 Lyons Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA (this is located in Stafford off of Route 17).
03/28/16 Chapter Meeting at 6:00 p.m. at the England Run Library, 806 Lyons Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA (this is located in Stafford off of Route 17).
04/25/16 Chapter Meeting and Ancestor's Night at 6:30 p.m. at the Chancellor Ruritan Building, 5994 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA (this is located on Route 3). A pot luck dinner will follow the meeting for fellowship. Please bring your favorite dish to share with the chapter.
05/23/16 Chapter Meeting and silent auction at 5:00 p.m. at the Logan's Roadhouse, 3000 Spotsylvania Mall Drive, Fredericksburg, VA . Memorial ay Weekend planning and Chapter fund raiser dinner.
05/28/16 Memorial Day Weekend events. Our Chapter will be hosting the luminary at the Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery. We will need help at 9:00 a.m. to set up the luminary which will be held from 6:00-10:00 p.m.
05/29/16 Luminary clean-up at 9:00 a.m. at the Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery.
06/20/16 Chapter Meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the England Run Library. This event date and time are TENTATIVE. More information to follow as it becomes available.
Note: Dates and events are subject to change and additional events may be added throughout the year.