DAR to host Bells Across America on Sept. 17

Published Sep 12, 2018 at 4:00pm

The Fort Stanwix Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will have its first meeting of the new year on Monday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m. at the Rome Historical Society, 200 Church St.

State Sen. Joseph A. Griffo, R-47, Rome, will join the group at 4 p.m. at the Rome Historical Society, for the Bells Across America program.

This event occurs every year on Sept. 17 at 4 p.m., when bells are rung to commemorate the final signing and ratification of the United States Constitution.

The public is invited to Bells Across America, the DAR announcement said, adding that refreshments will be served.