WORTHY GRAND MATRON’S ITINERARY 

 

JANUARY 2018

20        Michigander Club Meeting at Alma Chapter #43 – Alma Masonic Temple, 301 N. State St., Alma, MI 48801. Registration 11:00 am, Lunch at Noon, Annual Meeting to follow. Reservation with remittance of $12.00 payable to Michigander Club to Marji Miller, by January 4, 2018. No refunds after the 4th. Attire: OES Casual.

21        Mallet Club Social Event. Meet at 1:00 pm at Italian Oven, 2336 S Mission Street, Mt. Pleasant, MI. Attire: Casual

30        Farmington Chapter #239 – Initiation for GBHQ Lilian Giese

 

Any questions regarding the Worthy Grand Matron’s calendar please contact the WGM’s Secretary, JoAnne Decker at (517) 815-1510 OR Cell (517) 920-1920 or by email: jodecker1@gmail.com

 

 

FEBRUARY 2018

3          Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball – Hosted by Martha Washington Chapter #113 and Bay Chapter #219. The Scottish Rite Cathedral, 614 Center Avenue, Bay City, MI 48708. Support GGCC Regenerative Medicine and GGCC Support for First Responders. Registration 5:30 pm, Dinner 6:30 pm, Dancing to follow with Live Music. Reservation with check for $15.00 payable to Martha Washington Chapter #113 by January 22, 2018 to Bernie McSweyn

10        Jobs Daughters All Masonic Honoring – Hosted by Allen Park Bethel at the Detroit Masonic Temple, 500 Temple St, Detroit, MI 48201. Exemplification at 3:00 pm followed by Dinner at the Allen Park Masonic Center, 17212 Ecorse Road, Allen Park, MI 48101. Reservations with remittance of $12.00 by February 1, 2018 to Stephanie Pratt, 

11        Wayne County Association Walleye Hockey Game. Huntington Center, 500 Jefferson Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43604. Price: $20.00 Adults, $15.00 Youth under 18 years. Reservations with remittance by January 26, 2018 to Bob Otte. Game starts at 5:15 pm. Join us at Tony Packo’s Café, 1902 Front Street, Toledo, OH 43605 for pre-game eats.

13        Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

22        Grand Family GOEX Practice/Party – Hosted by Fairfield Chapter #224 held at Tecumseh Masonic Lodge, 700 Bishop Reed Dr., Tecumseh, MI 49286. Registration at 3:00 pm, dinner at 6:00 pm, practice at 7:30 pm. Reservation with Remittance of $15.00 payable to Fairfield Chapter #224 by February 9, 2018 to Karen Lambka, Attire: OES Travel/Casual

23        GOEX and Grand Reception – Honoring Cathryn Morse, Grand Ruth, Michael D. Morse, Masonic Relations Committee Chairman and Caroline Ambrose, Drills and Formations Committee. Hosted by Fairfield Chapter #224 held at Tecumseh Masonic Lodge, 700 Bishop Reed Dr., Tecumseh, MI 49286. Doors open at 3:00. Registration at 3:30 pm, dinner at 5:00 pm, GOEX at 7:00 pm. Reservation with Remittance of $18.00 payable to Fairfield Chapter #224 by February 9, 2018 to Karen Lambka,  Seating Limited Attire: Formal

24        GOEX and Grand Reception – Honoring Greg Nowacek, Grand Chaplain. Hosted by Clawson #495 held at Royal Oak Masonic Center, 850 Horace Brown Dr., Madison Heights, MI 48071. Registration at 4:00 pm, Dinner at 5:30 pm, GOEX at 7:00 pm. Reservation with remittance of $15.00 payable to Clawson Chapter #495 to Gary Curtis, Secretary, by February 17, 2018. Attire: Formal 

27        Okemos Friends Fundraiser – Hard Times Party Friends Night. Held at Okemos Masonic Temple, 2175 Hamilton, Okemos, MI 48864. Time: 6:30 pm. Cost: Donation. Reservation for count by February 20, 2018 to: Carole Bryde, Menu: Bean Soup, Chicken and Dumplings, Corn Bread. Proceeds to benefit the Worthy Patron’s Woody’s Project. There will be a brown bag auction. Attire: Casual (jeans are OK)

 

MARCH 2018

10        Jobs Daughter Multi-State at Bay City

12        Convention Meeting

13        Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

16        GOEX Mt. Morris

17        GOEX Hastings

21        Pathways Easter Visit

22        Genesee County Honoring @ Forest Township Hall, Otisville

24        Rainbow / OES Counterpart

26        Ypsilanti Fun Night                             

 

 

APRIL 2018

7 & 8   MI/WI Exchange – @ Wisconsin

10        Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

13        Elizabeth Webster at Bedford

14        SEMA - Meeting- Tecumseh Chapter

15        Star & Compass Spring Luncheon

16         Convention Meeting    

17        Executive Board Meeting (TBD)

18        Reception at Coldwater

20        MI/Ohio Exchange @ Ohio

21        Oakland County Association (TBD)

22        Sales Fundraiser @ Mystic Star, Bronson

23        Educational Board Meeting @ Mason

27        Reception at Saline

28        Grand Representative Reception @ Sherman#197 @ Cadillac

 

 

MAY 2018     

2          Heart of the Mitten – Bay Chapter

4          Eaton County @ Kalamo

5          Mallet Club

8          Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

9          Palmberg Dales at Pathways

11        Central Michigan Association @ Alma – 9:00am

11        Grand Representative Reception @ Flint

12        Jobs Daughter Reception

13        Mothers Day

14        Genesee County Honoring

15        GOEX at Traverse Bay

16        GOEX at Scottsville Ludington

18        Reception - Grand Committee Exemplification at Clio  

19        SWD Association - @ Kalamazoo

20        PAGO - @ Bay City

21        Grand Lodge

22        Reception – Grand Blanc

23        Reception- Grand Committee Exemplification at Nankin

24        Reception- Grand Haven Spring Lake

25         MI/Ontario Exchange  @ Mt. Morris

28        Memorial Day

 

JUNE 2018

2          PGM / PGP GOEX – Executive Board Meeting

9          Central Mi Association

11        Wolverine District Association @ Alpena

13-14   Cloverland District Association @ Iron Mountain

15        Michigander Club Meeting @ Marquette– Denise Abbey- President

16        GOEX @ Presque Isle

21-23   Rainbow Grand Assembly – Alma

 

JULY 2018

10        Benevolence Board Meeting - Pathways

12-13   Jobs Grand Session – Grand Rapids

14        Grand Representative Reception  @ Grand Ledge

15        Service Dog Dance at Marshall’s Barn

17        Reception at Fern Leaf,  Michigan Center

18        Reception at Mystic Star, Bronson

20        Reception at Mendon – Marshall’s Barn

21        Reception at Hillsdale

25-29   Trip to Pennsylvania TBD still working on.

 

AUGUST 2018

2          Reception at Bedford

4          Alma Picnic

8-9       Snodgrass-Waldo Summer School

10        Demolay Conclave

11        Multi-State – Franklin Indiana

15        Reception at America,   Grand Committee Exemplification

17        GOEX at Atlanta

20        Convention Meeting

21        Executive Board Meeting

24        Reception at Alpena

25-26   Escorting Page Practice @ Coldwater   

25-29               Ontario Grand Chapter

 

SEPTEMBER 2018

7          Calhoun County Meeting

8          Cornell Marysville – Grand Representative Reception

8          SEMA Association Meeting

9          5F Party          

11        Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

15        Oakland County Association

15-16   Escorting Page Practice @ Coldwater

22        Wayne County Association @ Nankin Chapter

28        Ohio Grand Chapter @ Sandusky Ohio

29        Reception at Howell

 

 

OCTOBER 2018

2          Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

6          Executive Board Meeting at McCamly Plaza

7-13     Michigan Grand Chapter

 

NOVEMBER 2018

12        Genesee County Association

 

DECEMBER 2018

9          Rainbow /OES Counterpart Christmas Party