April 2017

1          Grand Bethel Honored Queen – Reception – Grand Rapids Masonic Center, 233 East Fulton, Grand Rapids.  Registration 4:00 pm, dinner 5:00 pm, Exemplification to follow.  Reservations of $15.00 payable to Bethel #10 Grand Rapids – JDI send to Nancy Myers by March 24th.  Attire: Formal  


6          Elisabeth Webster Club at Hastings Masonic Temple 106 State St., Hastings. Registration 11:00 am, Pot Luck Lunch at Noon, Meeting at 1:00pm.  Meat, rolls, beverage and table service provided.  Reservations to Shelia Huis.  Attire:  OES Casual.   Ladies and Gents are invited to wear their Easter Bonnets.  There will be prizes for the prettiest/most handsome, biggest and funniest.


7          Grand Representative Reception for Cheryl Rosander (Strickland/Abbey) at First United Methodist Church of Saline.   1200 N. Ann Arbor St., Saline.   Registration. 5:00 pm, Dinner 6:30 pm, Program 7:30 pm. Reservations of $15.00 payable to Saline Chapter #311 send to Helen Lauterwasser by March 24th. Limited Seating 120.    Attire:  Formal


8          Southeastern Michigan Association Meeting at Samaria Masonic Temple 1660 Samaria Rd., Temperance, Registration and Bake Sale 10:30 am, Lunch Noon, Soup and Salad Lunch,  Meeting 1:30 pm. Reservations for count to Barbara Shaneour By March 31st.  Lunch donations to go to the Worthy Grand Matron’s Charity.  Attire:  Formal


10        Convention Meeting 


11        Reception for Dale Kane at Curtis Building 209 S. Sheldon Street, Edmore.  Registration 4:30 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm.   Reservations of $15.00 payable to Edmore Chapter 111 and send to Vi Snively by April 1st.    Attire: OES Casual


12        Easter Visit at Alma Pathways & Grand Family.  Masonic Pathways 1200 Wright Ave, Alma.  Coffee Hour, Label Easter greetings for residents 10:00 am, Grand Family Meeting at 11:30 am, Lunch 12:30 pm, Program in Chapel 2:00 pm.  Reservations of $12.00 payable to Grand Chapter OES of Michigan and send to Michael Morse by April 3rd.  Attire: OES Casual


19       GOEX honoring Dawn Torpey, Jack Wade, Carol Pilkiewicz at Swartz Creek Masonic Temple 7839 Miller Road, Swartz Creek.  Registration 4:00 pm, Dinner 5:00 pm, GOEX 7:00 pm.  Reservations of $15.00 payable to Linden #175, send to Marilyn Ivey Crook, Secretary, by April 7th.  (810) 287 4864.  Attire: Formal


20        1867 Degree Birthday Celebration. Coldwater #1    45 E. Chicago, Coldwater, Building Tours at 2:30 pm, Registration 4:00 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm, Program 7:30 pm.  Reservations of $18.00 payable to Coldwater #1 and send to Carrie Welsh – Stout by April 10th.  Limited seating 175      Attire: 1867 style or Formal.


21        MI/OH Exchange at Ypsilanti Masonic Temple 5752 Whittaker Road, Ypsilanti    Registration 4:30 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm, Program 7:00 pm.  Reservations of $18.00 payable to Ypsilanti Chapter #119 send to Mary Grace Gordon by April 15th.   Questions or cancellations only (734) 484 2733. Attire: Formal


22        GOEX and Reception for Debbie Moore at Mt. Morris Temple 810 North St., Mt. Morris.  Registration 10:30 am, Lunch Noon, GOEX 2:00 pm.  Reservations of $15.00 payable to I C Friendship #252 by April 9th to Lori Peacock. Attire: Formal


23       Star & Compass – Spring Luncheon at Wayne Masonic Temple 37137 Palmer Road, Westland MI .  Registration 2:00 pm, Lunch 3:00 pm, Reservations $15.00 payable to Star and Compass Club mail to Gail Kwiatkowski  by April 15th.  Attire: Sunday Best (no Jeans)


24        Educational Board Meeting – Mason Chapter


25        Executive Board Meeting – Victoria Chapter


25        Reception – Farmington Masonic Temple 23715 Farmington Road, Farmington MI honoring Faith Dew, Mary Jo Groves, Linda Koshowsky, and Gilda Wong.  Registration 5:00 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm, Program to follow. Reservations of $12.00 by April 18th to Mary Lockridge, PGM,.   Attire:  OES Casual. Limited to 100 people


26       GOEX honoring David O’Connell at Clio Masonic Center 714 N. Mill Street, Clio 48420 Registration 4:00 pm, Dinner 5:30 pm, GOEX 7:00 pm.  Reservations of $15.00 payable to Vienna Chapter #283 send to Jill Cherwinski, by April 19th. (810) 639 5864.   Attire:  Formal


29th     Blessings of Joy Tea Party at Fairfield Chapter 1059 Seneca St., Adrian.  Reservations of $10.00 payable to Fairfield Chapter #224 send to Karen Lambka by April 17th.  Questions call (517) 270 1230.  All proceeds to Masonic Pathway Van Project.  Attire: OES Casual




Any questions feel free to contact the WGM’s Secretary,

Linda Otte at 248 345 9436 (cell) or 248 426 8429 (home).