A Stated Meeting of Concordia Lodge No. 67, Free and Accepted Masons will be held in the Masonic Temple, 443 Old York Road, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, 19046.
Program – Thursday, June 20th, 2019
The Officers of Concordia Lodge, No. 67 will open the Lodge promptly at 7:00 P.M., and conduct the Business of the Lodge. We will call off from Labor at 7:30 P.M., for a period of one hour to enjoy fellowship. All Brethren of Concordia Lodge, No. 67 initiated into Freemasonry in the month of June are cordially invited to celebrate their Masonic Birthday with us.
There will be petitions for action to be held on initiation and membership in the June 20th Stated Meeting. Brethren, don’t forget you may now ask a good man who is interested in Freemasonry to submit an application.
Jenkintown Masonic School of Instruction
We meet on the first and third Tuesday and the fourth Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Masonic Temple, 443 Old York Rd, Jenkintown, PA 19046. All Members are welcomed and Officers and Degree Candidates are expected to attend.
Notice of Extra Meeting – June 6th, 2019 Notice of Extra Meeting September 5th, 2019
An Extra Meeting of Concordia Lodge, No. 67 will be held on Thursday, June 6th, 2019 for the purposes of conferring degrees. The Third Degree will be conferred on one Fellowcraft Mason.
An Extra Meeting of Concordia Lodge No. 67 will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2019 for the purposes of conferring degrees. The Second Degree in Freemasonry will be conferred on one Brother. The Third Degree in Freemasonry will be conferred on one Brother.
Dues for 2019
Dues for 2019 are now late! Regular dues are $65.00. Please make check payable to “Concordia Lodge No. 67” and remit to Brother Edward J. Achilles, Secretary, P.M.
June 8th – Constitution Center and Old City
We still have room for our first trip on June 8 to The Constitution Center. We will meet at the Jenkintown Library around 9:15 A.M. and leave at 9:30 A.M. We will tour the Constitution Center and have lunch. After lunch we will have a couple of hours to tour other sites in Old City Philadelphia. Dinner will be at City Tavern at 5:30 P.M. Cost of the trip is $48.00, and reservation can be made by contacting John J. Beaver W.M. JohnJBeaver1@gmail.com
June 22nd – Phillies Game & Tailgate
On June 22 we will be attending the Phillies Game at Citizens Bank Park. I have arranged for the same caterer that we have used in the past to provide lunch at 2:00 P.M. in the Eagles parking lot, section K at 11th St. and Pattison Ave. The game starts at 4:05 P.M. The cost for this event is $25.00 and you can contact John J. Beaver W.M. for reservations, JohnJBeaver1@gmail.com. The caterer will provide burgers/dogs/chips/salads and water. Please feel free to bring other items and a beverage of your choice.
October 25th – Ladies Night
Ladies night is on October 25 at The Joseph Ambler Inn. While it is a long way off if you would like to stay overnight it is best to get your room booked early. More information about the bed and breakfast is available at https://www.josephamblerinn.com.
The Grand Lodge is allowing us to discontinue mailing lodge notices as a cost saving measure. Concordia Lodge No. 67 will end mailing notices to all members in October 2019. Lodge notices will be sent via e-mail and will be available on our web site. Please contact John J. Beaver, W.M. or Edward J. Achilles, P.M. Secretary if you would like to continue to receive paper notices and to provide an updated e-mail address.
Effective immediately all new petitions for membership must be accompanied by the $175.00 initiation fee plus $65.00 first year dues. This is required due to a new Grand Lodge process in Sales Force.
If you know of the Illness or Death of a member, please contact the Worshipful Master or the Secretary. Members changing their address, phone number, and/or email address, please notify the Secretary.
Master’s Message for June 2019
Congratulations to our newly elected officers! Mark “Spark” Vandzura, Senior Warden and Vincent J. Negro, Junior Warden.
If you are interested in serving the Lodge as an appointed officer for the anniversary year, contact me before the summer break.
We are still looking for help for the 225th Anniversary. Contact Mark “Spark” Vandzura, S.W. if you are interested in participating in this exciting initiative.
Our only summer event will be our Picnic on July 20 at Mason’s Mill Park in Upper Moreland I will provide more information as the event gets closer.
Don’t forget to make your room reservations for Ladies Night on October 25th at the Joseph Ambler Inn. Rooms are going fast!
I look forward to seeing everyone at our June meetings and events, summer Picnic and then again in September. Have a safe and enjoyable summer!
Sincerely and Fraternally,
Brother John J. Beaver
Updated on June 1st, 2019