La Cuesta Chapter

San Luis Obispo, California

Chapter Activities and Projects

Mary Bhuta portrays Betsy Ross as the designer and seamstress of the United States flag

Mary Bhuta portrays Betsy Ross as the designer and seamstress of the United States flag

Women of the American Revolution were represented by two of the La Cuesta Players, Kathy Andrews and Nikki Schmidt.  This skit depicted women's roles during the American Revolutionary War, from spies to soldiers.

Women of the American Revolution were represented by two of the La Cuesta Players, Kathy Andrews and Nikki Schmidt. This skit depicted women's roles during the American Revolutionary War, from spies to soldiers.

Laying a wreath at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Los Osos Valley Memorial Park are Mary Bhuta, Junia Wolf and Thelma Hayes, Regent on 11 November 2002

Laying a wreath at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Los Osos Valley Memorial Park are Mary Bhuta, Junia Wolf, and Thelma Hayes, regent

La Cuesta Chapter history was featured in the local San Luis Obispo County Library during the spring of 2005 with design expertise provided by members Margaret Nock and Peggy Milburn

La Cuesta Chapter history was featured in the local San Luis Obispo County Library with design expertise provided by members Margaret Nock and Peggy Milburn.

Peggy Milburn, Regent presented children's books to the San Luis Obispo County Library in June 2005

Peggy Milburn, regent, presented children's books to the San Luis Obispo County Library.

La Cuesta Chapter donated and participated in the planting of a coast live oak tree in the Walter Capps Memorial Forest as the Conservation project for 2003

La Cuesta Chapter donated and participated in the planting of a coast live oak tree in the Walter Capps Memorial Forest as the conservation project.

Past La Cuesta Chapter members Juneln Whiteford and Past Regent Peggy Milburn drive packages for the U. S. troops stationed in current conflicts abroad to the local post office.

Rachel Lathrop and Peggy Milburn share a flag presented to La Cuesta Chapter by a local soldier which was flown over Abu Ghraib Camp in Iraq

La Cuesta Chapter 55th Anniversary celebrated in 2006 with a lovely patriotic cake

La Cuesta Chapter 55th Anniversary celebrated in 2006 with a lovely patriotic cake.


Marie Ducasse, Robin Eiland, Colleen Drees, Thelma Hayes, Jan Northington, and Korla McFall at California State Society DAR Headquarters House in Glendora, CA

Jan Northington, La Cuesta Chapter chapter librarian, 
celebrates Memorial Day at Los Osos Valley Memorial Park 

Memorial Day at Los Osos Valley Memorial Park