2016 Other Events

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During 2016 we have had some other special events.  In December we celebrated our 3rd annual table lodge.  We also had a double 1st degree.  Please see all of our upcoming events in the Brethren Take Notice Section of this...

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2016 Outdoor Degree

Posted by on Oct 1, 2016 in Events, featured | 0 comments

Our 2016 34th annual Outdoor 3rd Degree was held on September 10th at the Cresson Ranch.  We raised Brother Lee Koutoglou.  It was a beautiful sunny day.  Many of the Brothers camped out the night before and enjoyed beef stew cooked over the campfire by W:.B:. Tom Barth and venison stew cooked by Bro:. Carlito Bade both were culinary delights.  The Brothers also enjoyed a special tasting of adult beverages.  Lunch was created and served by Brother Tom Barth PM and Brother Ron Edwards PM, there were steaks and all of the fixings.  Please join us at next years Degree which will be held on September 23rd 2017 with the camp-out on September 22nd both at the Cresson Ranch. – SEE YOU...

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2016 Rebuilding Together

Posted by on May 30, 2016 in Events, featured | 0 comments

Our 2016 Rebuilding Together community outreach was a great success!!  Thanks to all who participated, from Brothers and their wives to our DeMolay to Friends and local high school students as well as the Congregational Church across the street from the Lodge.  We had over 50 people at our house engaged in yard work, replacing the back fence, repairing the garage, electrical repair and indoor and outdoor painting.  Breakfast and Lunch were provided by the Lodge.  W:.B:. Ron Edwards the co-captain led the work parties.  W:.B:. John Nelson, Bro:. Dominick Gallagi and the Congregational Church made sizable donations which allowed our efforts to not be interrupted this year.  So a big thanks to all of them.  A great time was had by all. Make sure to mark the last Saturday in April next Year and come and join...

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2016 Installation of Officers

Posted by on Feb 1, 2016 in Events, featured | 0 comments

Our Installation of Officers was a great event this year! We had over 90 Brothers and their families attend. The event was held over lunch so that many of our Brothers who do not like to drive at night could attend. The ceremony was presided over by Grand Mast David Perry, so it was a special event indeed.  Our new Worshipful Master, Richard Bettelheim was very proud of the turn out.  The music was again supplied by W:.B:. John Nelson’s daughter Kathy and was wonderful.  Flowers were provided by W:.B:. James Ritter’;s daughter Kelly.  Lunch was Mediterranean feast and was served by the DeMolay and their Advisers, who also cleaned up for us after the event.  Thanks to all who  contributed to this event for making it a truly memorable one. Remember to make plans early and attend next year’s...

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2015 Other Events

Posted by on Nov 19, 2015 in Events, featured | 0 comments

This year we held many other events outside our regular meetings and celebrations.  Here we list a few of those.  The first image is of the scholarship awarded to Olivia Ramos who has served with all of our youth groups over the years.  Olivia is bound for college in San Francisco and we hope this scholarship will help with her efforts there.  Please give Olivia your best wishes the next time you see her. – The next picture is of our visit to a Lodge in the Gold Country.  This was organized by our Treasurer Chris DeLong.  the Brothers who attended had a great time. – The last Picture is of our Officers attending the Grand Lodge Annual Communication we were well represented this year. – Finally the top picture is of our annual Feast of St. John the Evangelist.  This was organized by Brother Tito Fuentes and was a great success. – Please Join us for some of our special events next year – Hope to see you there!...

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2015 Outdoor Degree

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in Events, featured | 0 comments

Our 2015 33rd annual Outdoor 3rd Degree was held on September 12th at the Cresson Ranch.  We raised Brother Calvin Joe, the father of last year’s 3rd degree recipient.  There was also a Mark Master Degree preceding the 3rd which was attended by the Grand High Priest.  The Grand Master of Masons in California, M:.W:. Russ Charvonia attended the 3rd degree and had a wonderful time, as did we all.  It was a beautiful but a little rainy and sunny day.  Many of the Brothers camped out the night before and enjoyed Beef Stew cooked over the campfire and a special tasting of adult beverages.  Lunch was created and served by Brother Tom Barth PM and Brother Ron Edwards PM, there were steaks and all of the fixings.  Please join us at next years Degree which will be held on September 13th 2016 at the Cresson Ranch. – SEE YOU THERE!!!...

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2015 Hiram

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Events, featured | 0 comments

We celebrated the achievements of Bro:. Carl Hess this year by awarding him the prestigious Hiram award.  Brother Carl has worked tirelessly behind the scenes as the treasurer of the Temple Association for many years.  He has helped keep that organization financially fit and made it so that they now a major contributor to our Blue Lodge.  Brother Carl has been working with all of the officers of both the Temple and Lodge to help with our 5 year plan and has made it a priority for the refurbishment of the Temple. Make sure to Congratulate Brother Carl the next time you see...

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