CDA News

07.02.2019 – Spring 2019 Newsletter

The Winter 2019 edition of the CDA newsletter has articles on the upcoming CDA International Tea and Annual Meeting weekend, recent Society initiatives, and chapter and event highlights....

5.18.19 – 2019 CDA Annual Meeting

After six years as President General of The Colonial Dames of America, Sharon Worthing Vaino passed the gavel to new PG Brantley Carter Bolling Knowles at the 2018 Annual Meeting held in Manhattan April 28th-30th....

4.2.19 – American Eden Named 2019 CDA Book Award Winner

The Colonial Dames of America has named the winners of its 2019 Book Awards. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Awards Dinner in New York on April 27, 2019. Past President General Audrey Svensson is Chairman of the CDA Book Awards Committee....

03.20.2018 – Winter 2019 Newsletter

The Winter 2019 edition of the CDA newsletter has articles on the upcoming CDA International Tea and Annual Meeting weekend, recent Society initiatives, and chapter and event highlights....

11.27.2018 – Fall 2018 Newsletter

The Fall 2018 edition of the CDA newsletter has articles on the upcoming Holiday Party, the recent Fall Benefit, recent Society initiatives, and chapter and member highlights...

11.20.2018 – Tales in Azure and Gold: “The Flying Angel”

Chapter XIII President Jocelyn Lance shares about her saucy ancestor, Magdalena Dircks Volkertsen Hendricksen Rosencranz, a.k.a “The Flying Angel,” who lived in New Amsterdam under Dutch rule in the mid-1600s (today's New York City). ...

Fall 2018 – Message from the President General

Brantley Bolling Knowles, CDA's 38th President General, shares news about the latest activities of The Colonial Dames of America, including the 2018 Fall Benefit, office updates, and the great work being done by many of the Dames. ...