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Correction to Official List
*Glenda Westenberger, PGO - 201/37
Diane Schmolze, PGM - 121/32 Carl Milley, PGP - 57/37
David Wack, PGP - 63/39 Dawn Smith, PGO - 219/37
Elaine Parsons, PGO - 147/38 Robert Parsons, PGO - 147/38
Joseph Jaggers, WP - 149/37 Daniel Brown, WP - 227/37
Michael McGinley - 257/38 Diana D. Affsa, RWGC - 99/33
Corrections to Offical List
- Grand Representative Assoc President Information
Janet Sherman, PGO - 214/34. For address and phone number please contact the RWG Secretary or see listed as Sec'y Wall #143
- WM of Medford #287 & Covenant #108 Secretary.
For correct email contact RWG Sec'y or Treas.
GRAND CHAPTER OFFICE Holiday Schedule
Days Closed: Thanksgiving Nov 25-27, reopen Nov 30; Christmas Dec 24-25, reopen Dec 28; New Year's Dec 31-Jan 1, reopen Jan 4, 2016
|Dec 19, 2015||
District 32 Meeting - $25 - 4pm
Masonic Hall, 129 Main St, Ridgefield Park 07660. Payable & mail to Carole R. Moore, PGM by Dec 10.
|Jan 13, 2016||
Keystone #69 & Shekinah #82 Honor
Night - $16 - 6:30pm
Rose Tesoroni, WG Esther; Barbara Juniewicz, WG Martha; Jeannette Wallace, WG Private Secretary; Diana Miller, GR of New Brunswick; Robert Tesoroni, GR of MO
Shekinah Lodge, 1317 Fairton Rd, Millville 08332. Soup & sandwiches. Payable to Shekinah #82, mail to Betty Miskelly, PGO by Jan 4th.
|Jan 23, 2016||
Bethlehem #40 & Gloria #159
Recept - $35 - 2pm
Judy Carter, WG Marshal; Jessica Walton, WG Adah; Sharon Scwarzkopf, WDD #35
Sea Oaks Country Club, 99 Golf View Dr, Little Egg Harbor 08087. Choice of Roast Pork Loin or Chicken Francese. Payable to Gloria #159, mail to Dale VanHouten, WM by Jan 6.
|Upcoming Dates -- see Chapter Fundraisers below|
|Nov 21, 2015||
SHOOT for the STARS - Formal
Sea Oaks Country Club, 99 Golf View Dr, Little Egg Harbor 08087. Social 5:30, cash bar, dinner to follow. Choice Beef or Fish. Entertainment by All Tuned Up. $45 payable to GC Voluntary Donations, mail to Cathy Fusaro, VolDon Chair.
Tables of 8-12 may be reserved.
|Dec 6, 2015||Church
Service at OES Home - 2pm
music by the Grand Choir
|DEC 12, 2015||
CHRISTMAS TEA - $15 - 1:00pm
TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE - contact Joanne Parsels, PGM. Place: Grow Hall in the rear of the Masonic Home, 902 Jacksonville Rd, Burlington.
don't forget your own cup, saucer, luncheon plate. Our very own SANTA will be there for pictures. You may bring a gift for Project Little Soldier - if it is wrapped, please mark with gender and age.
|Dec 19, 2015||
Voluntary Donations Christmas
Greetings Project - deadline
Greetings will be sent with your name to all participants. Send $10 payable to Voluntary Donations, mail to Carolyn Howard, Secy of Wall #143; Janet Sherman, Secy of Ocean #214 or Beverlyann Hubbard, AM Ocean #214.
|Mon Jan 25
Sat Feb 6, 2016
Don Cruising the Caribbean
Returning Saturday Feb 6
|Feb 28, 2016||Second
Annual Tricky Tray to Benefit the OES Home 1:30-4:30pm
Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave, Manville 08835. Donation $20. For more info contact Diane Schmolze, PGM
to Canada with Diane Capel & her "special man"
on Anthem of the Seas. Nine nights, 3 private performances of the Bobby Byrne Show. Boston, MA; Portland, ME; Bar Harbor ME; Halifax, NS; St John (Bay of Fundy). Cabins - Balcony $1549, Outside $1449, Inside $1249 per person. Book with Adventure Travel 732-450-9200 or 800-883-8646.
Travel Chair Diane Schmolze, PGM
|Nov 6, 2015||
Shirley Wells, PGO Tuckerton #54
& Bethlehem #40
Keep Shirley in you prayers. She is diagnosed with bone cancer, undergoing treatment. Shirley was GR of OH 1993-95. Contact RWG Treasurer for address.
|Oct 25, 2015||
Marie Ennis, PGO Eclipse #226
Marie is in the hospital seriously ill with congestive heart failure. The prognosis is not good. Keep Marie & Bill in your prayers.
|Grand Chapter Announcements|
|Nov 10, 2015||
Doris Cronk, PGM - Photo Albums
Doris Cronk's daughter has photo albums from Doris Cronk's year as Grand Matron. Anyone interested please contact the Grand Chapter Office.
Nov 8 & 15
OES Grand Choir Rehearsals
if you like to sing - come and join the OES Grand Choir
The OES Grand Choir will sing for the Christmas Church Service at the OES HOME on Sunday, December 6th. All rehearsals will be held at the Somerset Presbyterian Church - 100 JFK Boulevard - Somerset, NJ 08873 -- at 3 PM. - (all are Sundays.)
Mary Jane Lojewski, PGM/Director
Looking for excess Paraphernalia/Flags/Poles ?
there are Chapters in need. Contact Norma Hines, RWG Trustee
3 electric Signets available, contact Lynn Billingham, RWAGC
|Sept 29, 2013||
Proceedings available - Books
$25, CDs $15 except Moore/Wack - Books $28
Moore/Wack - 14 Books, 25 CD's
Rhinesmith/Milley - 1 Book, 16 CD's
Schmolze/Westenberger 10 books, 2 CD's
Hess/Brustlin - 6 books, 11 CD's
Wells/McGeoch - 5 CD's
Wyant/Carter - 6 CD's
|Feb 28, 2014||
LOST & FOUND
- please contact the WG Marshal
FOUND: Contact WG Marshal to claim
|June 20, 2014||
Wooden Ballot Box
If anyone is in need of a ballot box, there is one here at the Grand Chapter office.
Joan & Harry's Grand Representatives
Sharon & Bill's Grand
JoAnn & Don's
|Nov 13, 2015||
Williamstown #149 Dawg-gone
Evening - $10 - 7pm
37 Howard Dr, Williamstown 08094. Lots of fun, surprizes, and sociability. Hot dogs & sides.
|Nov 14, 2015||
Fairview #219 Fall Tea - $15 -
Trinity Lutheran Church, 200 Clements Bridge Rd, Runnemede 08078. Tea, Sandwiches, Fun, Games, Door prizes. Contact Judy Rival or Cheryl Morris.
|Nov 14, 2015||
Medford #287 Vendor/Craft Fair
Decor, Jewelry, Candy & 31, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Scentsy. Food available. Contact Anita Cole, WM
|Nov 15, 2015||
Nutley #121 Annual Polish Dinner
2-6pm - $20
Dinner prepared by Eleonora & her Donald. Nutley Lodge, 175 Chestnut St, Nutley 07110. Contact Diane Schmolze, PGM
|Dec 5, 2015||
Mt. Holly #147 - Make an ELM
PURSE - 8:30am - $25
Make an ELM PURSE with Elaine Parsons, PGO. Breakfast and Lunch included. Please contact Elaine Parsons, PGO for information.
Morning Star #22 selling Polo
Shirts in 5 Star Point colors
logo is Eastern Star emblem with "OES of NJ" - no names or chapters. Payable to Morning Star #22 at time of order.
Ladies S to 2X - $29 each 3X to 4X - $34 each
Mens S to 2X - $29 each 3X to 10X - $34 each
Mail check & all info to Mary Elaine Guynn, PGO
Shekinah #82 selling "Please Stop
Me Before I Volunteer Again" T-shirts
saying is printed on the back. On the front, over heart is OES logo with "Eastern Star Volunteer". Blue.
$10 = M - L - XL $12 = 2X, 3X
Contact Betty Miskelly, WDD #36 or Jeannette Wallace, WG Private Secretary