Bulletin

W3R-US Bulletin November 2021

November 19th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

NOVEMBER 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 11

Students Become Patriots, March to Victory

Become a Patriot – or Not, a program that seeks to educate students in schools along the Washington-Rochambeau National Historic Trail about the importance of French aid to the American Revolution, premiered Nov. 6 at the Maryland Veterans Museum at Patriot Park in Newburg….[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin October 2021

October 17th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

OCTOBER 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 10

Yorktown Day to Include Board Meeting; Parade, Dinner Canceled

A hybrid meeting of the W3R-US Board of Directors will return to the schedule of Yorktown Day this year after a one-year hiatus caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. The in-person session in Virginia will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m….[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin August 2021

August 16th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

AUGUST 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 8

Bike and Kayak Tour to Launch in Newport Aug. 14

The 2021 Washington-Rochambeau Bike and Kayak Tour is scheduled to roll out of Newport, Rhode Island, this Saturday morning, Aug. 14. Two weeks and nearly 800 miles later, participants and supporters will gather at the Yorktown Victory Monument in Virginia on Saturday,…[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin July 2021

July 26th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

JULY 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 7

Rochambeau’s 296th Birthday Celebrated

W3R-US produced a gift for members and the public July 1 when the virtual program After Dinner Conversations held a birthday bash for General Rochambeau, who was born in France on that date in 1725, 296 years ago….[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin June 2021

June 18th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

JUNE 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 6

Founding Cities Stimulus Proposal Gains Support in Congress

Twenty-three members of Congress – 13 Senators and 10 Representatives – have signed on to “Dear Colleague” letters that advocate increased spending on the Trail through the National Park Service. The Senate letter, led by Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut,…[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin May 2021

May 11th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

MAY 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 5

11 Elected Directors in Class of 2021

Congratulations to the 11 public-spirited men and women who were elected or re-elected to the Board of Directors for three-year terms during W3R-US’ virtual Annual Meeting April 24. The six Directors re-elected are National Chair Larry Abell (additional term with waiver),…[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin April 2021

April 24th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

APRIL 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 4 

Annual Meeting April 24

All Board members, please watch your email for a ballot and background information in advance of W3R-US’ Annual Meeting, which will be held virtually from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 24. The packed agenda will include election of Directors to three-year terms,…[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin March 2021

March 16th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

March 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 3 

Membership Memo

W3R-US is proud and thrilled to welcome the newest National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Chapter beginning its membership and applaud a DAR Chapter renewing its membership.

Welcome to our newest organization member, the Shatemuc Chapter,…[Read More]

W3R-US Bulletin February 2021

February 20th, 2021

The Bulletin

A monthly publication of The National Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Association

FEBRUARY 2021           On the Web: www.w3r-us.org           Vol. 1, No. 2 

After Dinner Conversations Feb. 25: The Southern Campaign

The Southern Campaign and the Relationship to the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail will be the subject of our next virtual After Dinner Conversations, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25. Dr. Robert Selig,…[Read More]