Santa Margarita Chapter, NSDAR
Oceanside, California

Regular monthly meetings are held in Oceanside on the first Saturday of the month from September through June. 

Please contact our chapter regent or chapter registrar for an invitation to attend one of our Chapter Meetings or more information about other great events listed below.

Dates and Times


September 17, 2024

12:45 p.m.

Constitution Week Kick Off

Program: Ringing of the bells at Historic San Luis Rey Mission to celebrate the signing of the Constitution, signed at 4:00 p.m. on September 17, 1787. We will ring bells, along with the mission's bells, for 1 minute at 4:00 EDT to herald the beginning of this commemorative week.

Members and Guests Welcome
San Luis Rey Mission, Oceanside

September 29, 2024

Gold Star Mother's and Family's Day

"Today and always, we honor the families of American service members who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our lives and our liberties. Let us remember the heroes they lost, share in their grief, and support them as they navigate life without their loved ones by their sides." - From The American Presidency Project, Proclamation 10455-GoldStar Mother's and Family's Day, 2022.

December 14, 2024

9:00 a.m.

National Wreaths Across America Day

Program: An annual wreath-laying event to show our gratitude and respect as we REMEMBER the Fallen, HONOR those who serve and their families, and TEACH the next generation the value of freedom.

Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths, volunteering on Wreaths Day, or inviting your family and friends to attend with you. To order wreaths use the following link: Wreaths Across America

Members and Guests Welcome
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego