Council Oak Chapter invites women
to participate in the inaugural
Saturday, September 4, 2021
Start and finish from the Madonna Statue in Council Grove.
Distance to walk/run is approximately six blocks. It doesn't sound like much but in your long pioneer dress, boots, a baby in your arms, a gun by your side and a small child tugging on you, You'll get a small glimpse of what our pioneer ancestors experienced all day, every day as they moved across the West.
Entry fee: $20
Prizes awarded are:
DAR Madonna Award - $250
Most like the pioneer woman represented by the Madonna Statue
DAR Best Attitude - $150
Best display of determined/stoic attitude, as represented by our pioneer ancestors
DAR Best Effort - $100 When life's challenges are huge and things don't go right, this woman perseveres. Her life depends on it!