Field Trip to the Rosicrucian Museum

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in Past Events | 0 comments

We took a field trip to the Rosicrucian Museum this March and it was very well attended.  A very special thanks goes out to Brother Terrance Gamble of Peninsula Lodge #168 for his excellent guide work.  Brother Gamble is a former employee of the Museum and knew all of the special ins’ and outs’ to make this a truly unforgettable tour.  The tour was so well recieved that we will be planning another trip very soon.. Make Sure to Attend our Next Outing – Watch for the Announcement!...

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2015 Installation of Officers

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Past Events | 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 Deputy Grand Mast David Perry, who also agreed to preside at next years event.  Our repeat Worshipful Master 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 again, back by popular demand, a Mexican 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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2014 Degrees & Events

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in Past Events | 0 comments

In 2014 we had a banner year for degrees.  We Initiated 7 new Brothers, we performed 3 double first degrees and one single degree.  Of the Brothers Initiated we Passed 3 of those each in a single degree.  We also Raised 3 Brothers, which includes our Outdoor degree.  In 2014 we also celebrated our 2nd annual Table Lodge in December, where we meet in our dinning hall and feast before and during our meeting.  We look forward to another great year in 2015, so come join us in any or all of our degrees and events. Hope to see you...

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2014 Hiram

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Past Events | 0 comments

We celebrated the achievements of W:.B:. James Ritter this year by awarding him the prestigious Hiram award.  Only being elected as Master of the Lodge is a higher honor, which W:.B:. Jim has also achieved.  We celebrated by having a party with traditional American Comfort food and beverages.  W:.B:. Ritter was accompanied by his wife Linda, his daughters Kelly and Jessi, and several friends from Half Moon Bay where he lives.  W:.B:. Ritter serves as our Secretary, Our Assistant Officers Coach and is always on hand to help with work days and events. Make sure to Congratulate Brother Jim the next time you see...

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2014 Outdoor 3rd Degree

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Past Events | 0 comments

Our 2014 32nd annual Outdoor 3rd Degree was held on September 13th at the Cresson Ranch.  We raised Brother Jeffery Joe.  It was a beautiful and sunny day.  Many of the Brother camper out the night before and enjoyed Beef Stew cooked over the campfire and a special tasting of beverages.  Lunch was created and served by Brother Tom Barth PM and there were steaks and all of the fixings.  Please join us at next years Degree which will be held on August 29th 2015 at the Cresson Ranch.  Next year there will be a Mark Master and Both the Grand Master of Masons in California and the Grand High Priest will be in attendance. – SEE YOU...

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2014 Rebuilding Together

Posted by on May 1, 2014 in Past Events | 0 comments

Our 2014 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.  We had over 50 people at our house engaged in yard work, replacing windows, repairing a back porch, electrical repair and indoor and outdoor painting.  Lunch was once again provided by W:.B:. John Nelson who is our house co-captain.  W:.B:. Ron Edwards the other co-captain led the work parties.  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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2014 Installation of Officers

Posted by on Jan 14, 2014 in Past Events | 0 comments

Our installation of Officers was a great event this year! We had over 100 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 lasted just over an hour.  Our new Worshipful Master was presented two gavels, one from his family and one from the Junior Past Master and Brother Touchstone.  Worshipful Prado also received a certificate from the Burlingame Scottish Rite.  Lunch was a Mexican feast including a Mariachi Band and was served by the DeMolay and their Advisors, 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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Hiram 2013

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Past Events | 0 comments

We celebrated the achievements of W:.B:. Thomas Barth this year by awarding him the prestigious Hiram award.  Only being elected as Master of the Lodge is a higher honor, which W:.B:. Tom has also achieved TWICE!!!  We celebrated by having an Oktober Fest party with traditional German food and beverages.  W:.B:. Barth was accompanied by his wife Christiane and several friends from work.  W:.B:. Barth serves as our President of the Temple Association, Our Officers Coach and is always on hand to help with work days and events. Make sure to Congratulate Brother Tom the next time you see...

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2013 Outdoor 3rd Degree

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Past Events |

Our 2013 31st annual Outdoor 3rd Degree was held on September 14th at the Cresson Ranch.  We raised Brother Christopher DeLong.  It was a cold, misty and windy day, but the hardy Brothers who braved the inclement weather were rewarded with, not only, a grand 3rd degree but also a magnificent portrayal of the Mark Master Degree by Solomon’s Chapter #95.  Lunch was created and served by Brother Tom Barth PM and there were steaks and all of the fixings.  Please join us at next years Degree which will be held on September 13th 2014 at the Cresson Ranch. – SEE YOU...

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2013 50 Year Award

Posted by on Oct 9, 2013 in Past Events |

At our Stated Meeting for September this year we awarded Brother Robert Rathborne his Golden Anniversary Pin & Certificate.  Brother Rathborne has been a loyal and faithful member of our Craft for the past 50 years.  Brother Rathborne started his Masonic career in Alaska and when he moved to the Bay Area affiliated with Half Moon Bay Lodge.  He then became a member of San Mateo Lodge when the lodges merged.  Brother Rathborne has been a vital member of the Coastside community for many years serving as Postmaster and on the Wather Commission....

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