WORTHY GRAND MATRON’S ITINERARY 

 APRIL 2018

Worthy Grand Matron’s Itinerary

April 2018

6,7,8    MI/WI Exchange - @ Wisconsin.  Janesville Masonic Center, 2322 E Milwaukee St., Janesville, WI 53545 Dinner on April 7, 2018 at 5:30 pm preceded by a social hour at 4:30 pm. Entertainment and program at 7:00 pm. For complete information contact Colleen Wilcenski, PGM. Reservations must be in NO LATER THAN MARCH 22, 2018.  A deposit of $50.00 is due by February 15, 2018

 9          Convention Meeting

 10        Wenona Chapter Regular Meeting

 13        Elisabeth Webster Club - At Bedford Chapter #471, 21945 Bedford Road, Bedford, MI 49020. Potluck – meat, rolls, beverage and table service provided. Reservation for count only by April 9, 2018 to Shelia Huis. Registration at 11:00 am, lunch at 12:00 pm, program at 1:00 pm. Attire: Travel/OES Casual

 14        Southeastern Michigan Association Spring Meeting – Held at Tecumseh Chapter, 700 Bishop Reed Drive, Tecumseh, MI 49286. Reservation with remittance of $12.00 payable to Tecumseh Chapter #51 by April 9, 2018 to: Marvel Harwood. Registration at 10:30 am, lunch at 11:30 am, program at 1:00 pm. Attire: Formal

 15        Star & Compass Spring Luncheon – Honoring Grand Line Officers. Held at Flat Rock Masonic Temple, 25730 Gilbraltar Rd, Flat Rock, MI 48134.  Registration at 2:00 pm, luncheon at 3:00 pm. Reservations with remittance of $15.00 payable to Star and Compass Club by April 9, 2018 to: Linda Otte. Attire: Sunday Best (no travel outfits)

 17        Executive Board Meeting (TBD)

 18        Reception at Coldwater – Honoring Grand Committee Members Jeanette “Jan” Berry, Past Grands Appreciation and David Huntley, Masonic Relations and Anna Anderson, Grand Representative of Italy  and John Anderson, Grand Representative of Kentucky at Coldwater Masonic Temple, 45 E Chicago, Coldwater, MI 49036. Registration at 4:30 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm, Program to follow. Reservations with remittance of $17.00 payable to Coldwater Chapter #1 by April 11, 2018 to Carrie Stout. Please include names and titles of those attending. Attire: Travel/OES Casual

 20        MI/OH Exchange @ Ohio – held at Perrysburg Masonic Building, 590 East South Boundary, Perrysburg, Ohio. Registration at 4:30 pm, Dinner at 5:30 pm, Introductions and Entertainment at 7:00 pm. Reservation with remittance of $16.00 payable to Lotus Chapter #477 to: Roberta Carter, Secretary, 4706 290th Street, Toledo, OH 43611 by April 13, 2018. ALL GRAND OFFICERS ARE FREE BUT NEEED A RESERVATION. ALL OTHERS INCLUDING SPOUSES AND TRAVEL COMPANIONS MUST PAY FOR THE DINNER RESERVATION. Attire: Travel/OES Casual

 21        Oakland County Association Spring Meeting. Hosted by Farmington Chapter #239. Farmington Masonic Temple, 23715 Farmington Road, Farmington, MI 48336. Registration at 11:00 am, Lunch at 12:00 pm, Meeting at 1:30. Reservations with remittance of $10.00 payable to Oakland County Association to: Gilda Wong by April 14, 2018. Attire: Formal

22        Sales Fundraiser @Mystic Star, Bronson – Mystic Star Chapter, 790 E Chicago, Bronson, MI 49028. Fund Raiser for Grand Chapter featuring Minnta’s world famous Baked Spaghetti, garlic bread, assorted salads and desserts. The day will include a Silent Auction, Apple Dumplings for sale, a 50/50 raffle and basket raffles.  Event begins at 2:00 pm and seating is limited. Reservations with remittance of $8.00 payable to Mystic Star Chapter #354 by April 18, 2018 to: Jill Reed. Attire: casual, even ”jeans”

 23        Educational Board Meeting – Mason

 27        Grand Representative Reception at Saline honoring Lou Ann Woodrum, Grand Representative of West Virginia in Michigan.  Hosted by Saline Chapter #311. Held at First United Methodist Church, 1200 N Ann Arbor Street, Saline, MI 48176. Registration at 5:00 pm, dinner at 6:30 pm, program to follow. Reservations with remittance of $15.00 payable to Saline Chapter #311 by April 18, 2018 to: Cheryl Rosander. Attire: Formal

 28        Grand Representative Reception, Elizabeth Smith, Grand Representative of Georgia in Michigan and Carol Rider, Grand Representative of New York in Michigan and Honoring PGM and PGP and present WGM and WGP – Hosted by Sherman Chapter #197, Mesick. Held at Cadillac Masonic Temple, 124 ½ N. Mitchell St., Cadillac, MI 49601. (Entrance in Rear, elevator available) Registration at 2:00 pm, meal at 3:00 pm, program to follow. Reservation with remittance of $15.00 payable to Sherman Chapter #197, Mesick to Linda Johnson, Seating limited to 60 persons. Attire: OES Casual

 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

 

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