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|Mar 11, 2014||
Hobart #63 Honors Janet
C. Miller, GR of LA
Host Lodge, 10 Dennis Ave, High Bridge 08829. Dinner at 6:30pm - $10 payable to Hobart Chap #63, mail to Betty Lanka, PGO by Mar 1st. Janet requests "No gifts". Donation to NJ Eastern Star Home, Building Fund would be appreciated .
|Mar 12, 2014||
Shekinah #82 Honors
James "Jerry" Finneran, GR of ID
Frog Rock Golf & Country Club, 755 S. White Horse Pike, Hammonton 08037. Social 6:15, Dinner 7pm. $37.50 payable to Shekinah #82, mail to Geraldine Sesok, WG Color Bearer by 2/24/14. No refund after 3/1/14.
|Mar 14, 2014||
Atlas #99 Honors Mary
Bausback, RWG Secretary & Mary Jane Lojewski, PGM, WG Organist
6:30pm Masonic Lodge, 1011 Central Ave, Westfield 07090. $5 payable to Atlas Chapter, Contact Susan Fries, PGO
|Mar 17, 2014||
District 33 Meeting-
Social 6:30pm, Meeting 7:30pm
Philo Lodge, 120 Old Bridge Trpk, South River 08882
RSVP Mary Bleich, WDD #33
Mar 20, 2014
District 31 Meeting -
6:30 Social, 7:30 Meeting
Note: Masonic Hall, 28 Main St, Butler 07405. Contact Carol Donohue, WDD #31
|Mar 21, 2014||
District 36 Meeting -
Social 6:30pm, Meeting 7:30pm
Shekinah Lodge, 1317 Fairton Rd, Millville 08332. All OES & Masons welcome. Please RSVP Lynda McDowell, WDD #36
Mar 22, 2014
District 35 Meeting &
Homecoming of MWGP
Harmony Lodge, 110 Rte 37 West, Toms River 08753. Light refreshment & social 2pm. Meeting 3pm. RSVP Patricia Hoagland, PGO
Amore #176 Honors Arlene
Anderson, GR of KY & Diane Chormanski, GR of MT
William F. Burk Lodge, 390 Palisades Ave, Bogota 07603. Light supper 6:30pm, charge $10. Meeting to follow 7:30pm. RSVP Rita Birne, PGM
|Mar 29, 2014||
District 37 Meeting &
Homecoming of MWGM
AASR, 103 Dunns Mill Rd, Bordentown 08505. Light refeshment & social 2pm. Meeting 3pm. RSVP Linda Sue Lyons, WDD #37. Requesting nonperishable food items for a local food bank.
|Upcoming Dates -- see Chapter Fundraisers below|
|Mar 10, 2014
|Last Grand Officer's
Night Tuckerton #54 - 7:30pm
being held at Harmony Lodge, Rt 37W, Toms River 08753. RSVP Pat Hoagland, WM. Dinner will be at 6:30 pm for the Grand Officers and your Grand Chauffeurs.
|Mar 18, 2014||MERGER -
Ridgewood Chapter #39 into Stella Chapter #20
To take place at the Clifton Masonic Lodge, 1484-1510 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013. Meeting will open at 7:30pm.
|Apr 6, 2014
note correct date
|Symphony of Angels
Reunion, Social 2pm, Dinner 3pm
Masonic Lodge, Rt 37, Toms River. Hosted by Vivian Molnar & Janet Sherman. Dinner $21, Dues $5 payable to June Pfeifer, PGM. Mail to Vivian Molnar, PGO
|Apr 27, 2014||Winter Wonderland
Masonic Lodge, 45 Mantua Blvd, Mantua 08051. Hosted by Linda Amme, District 37. More details to follow
|MAY 3, 2014||HOME DAY - NJ Eastern
Vendor Exhibitor Application
|May 13, 2014||Annual Luncheon/Meeting
of State Secretary & Treasurer Club - 12 Noon
ALL present & past secretaries & treasurers are Welcome. Harrah's Resort, Atlantic City. $37 + $2 dues payable to "State Secretary & Treasurer Club", mail to Sue Brustlin, PGO
|May 14, 2014||Grand Representatives
Luncheon hosted by the Crystal Snowflakes - 12 Noon
ALL are welcome. Harrah's resort, Atlantic City. $39 payable to & mail to Jacqueline Mabey by Apr 20th. Include name & title. Give State if a past GR.
|Mar 9, 2014||Ruth
Helms, GR of MS in need of prayers & cards
she is having problems getting around and could use some Cheer.
|Mar 9, 2014||Howard
Quick, PGO in need of prayers, cards & calls
he is having tests for problems with walking. He is still ornery and is taking calls, no visitors please.
|Mar 6, 2014||Marjorie
Post, PGO Raritan #58, a resident of the OES Home
broke her hip. Please keep her in your prayers and send cards.
|Mar 5, 2014||Lynn Madison, PGO, Emmaus Chapter
has had a recurrence of her kidney cancer for the 5th time with an abnormality on her liver. She has started oral chemo so please keep her in your thoughts and prayers that this treatment works. Please send her cards.
|Mar 3, 2014||Andrea
Surran, Secretary of PM & PP Assoc.
had emergency surgery for apendicitis, and is doing well. Please send prayers and cards.
|Mar 2, 2014||Charles
(Chuck) Greeno, PGO Victory #96
is in great spirits, but will be in the hospital a couple of weeks and then to a rehab. Keep him and Edith in your prayers. Cards may be sent to their home.
|Mar 6, 2014||
Dorothea Aldridge, PGO, Amore
Chapter #176. Mother of Joan Sharma, PGO and Sister of Bob Schulze,
Viewing at Becker Funeral Home, Kinderkamack Rd, Westwood on Saturday 7-9pm, Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm. OES service Sun 7:30pm,
|Feb 28, 2014||
Carole Ace Hallowell, GR of ND
has passed away after being very ill
Viewing will be Saturday, March 8th at the Ramsey Hawthorne Fortitude Lodge, 24 North Franklin Turnpike, Ramsey, NJ 07466 from 2-4pm for family and friends with an OES service at 4:30pm. A repast will follow at 5:30 pm. A Memorial will be planned for the future
|Grand Chapter Announcements|
|Dec 11, 2013||
Looking for excess Paraphernalia/Flags/Poles
there are Chapters in need. Contact Diana Affsa, RWG Trustee
|June 28, 2012||
Proceedings available - Book $25, CD $15
Schmolze/Westenberger 13 books, 3 CD's
Hess/Brustlin - 6 books, 12 CD's
Wells/McGeoch - 5 CD's
Wyant/Carter - 6 CD's
|Feb 28, 2014||
LOST & FOUND
Joan & Harry's Grand Representatives
|Apr 2, 2014||
Cinderella Cheesecakes and White Gloves
wrist length satin-finish gloves - $5
Cheesecakes - 11 inch, 4lbs, 16 slices - many flavors $20. Cake with two slices of each flavor $23. Contact Anne Favinger or any officer
|Mar 21, 2014||
Mountain View #205 Pasta
Dinner, 6-8pm $12
Genesis Lodge, 15 Hamburg Tpke, Pompton Lakes 07442. Salad, Garlic Bread, Dinner, Dessert, Beverage. Great night for Fellowship & Friends!
|Mar 28, 2014||
Covenant #108 Spaghetti Dinner
Highland & Cleveland Ave, Palmyra 08065. Spaghetti, Salad, Roll, Dessert, Coffee, Tea. Musical entertainment by Sara James Music Foundation. $8 Adult - $5 Child. under 3yr free.
|Apr 5, 2014||
Amore #176 Spring Tea,
12noon - 3pm - $15 in advance
Masonic Hall, 390 Palisades Ave, Bogota 07603. Tea sandwiches, English treats, Tea. Please bring your own teacup and plate. Tickets from Arlene Anderson, GR KY or Diane Chormanski, GR MT
|May 10, 2014||
Laurel Springs #227 Spring Flower
Sale 10am - 3pm
there will also be a Craft Table, Bake Sale, White Elephant Table. Stone Rd & Atlantic Ave, Laurel Springs 08021