November 22nd 2017

Fraternal Greetings reader,

Suffolk District Newsletter. Vol.1 Issue 10

At current there are 624 subscribers to the newsletter.

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 Just a reminder...Here you will find info about upcoming events, articles of interest and other items every Mason in the district should know. The newsletter will be published monthly to subscribers (bi-monthly if necessary). The newsletter will be distributed on the first of every month. Deadline for submission of events or articles will be the 25th of the month before release.

Also as a reminder members of Suffolk Lodges are encouraged to register, login and post their own Lodge's events, happenings and articles of interest to spread the word about what the Lodges in the District are doing. 

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Dates and times of events as of - October 2017

For more information on the below events click on the "More information" link below the event, if more information is available or Click the link above to go the Suffolk District Web Calendar.

 

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Official Visit of the DDGM to Peconic Lodge #349

October 4, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Peconic Lodge #349

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LI Benefit Concert for FL-TX and PR

October 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Overlook Beach

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Jephtha Lodge #494 Stated Communication

October 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

Reading of petitions Dinner at 7PM

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Hurricane Relief Spaghetti Dinner at Old Town Lodge

October 14, 2017 @ 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Old Town Lodge #908

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Official Visit of the DDGM to Potunk Lodge #1071

October 19, 2017 @ 12:00 am at Potunk Masonic Temple

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Suffolk 60 - Entered Apprentice Degree

October 19, 2017 @ 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm at Suffolk Lodge #60

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2017 Medford Square Club Oktoberfest

October 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm at Coram Fire Dept.

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Grand Lodge UK trip departs

October 23, 2017 @ 12:00 am at Grand Lodge of New York

The Grand Lodge trip to UK for 300th anniversary of the UGLE, plus other sites. Click the event link for details.

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Connetquot Lodge #838 Master Masons Degree

October 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm at Connetquot Lodge #838

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Jephtha Lodge #494 Special Communication

October 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

Celebration of Dawali and Set up for Harvest Moon dinner

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Official Visit of the DDGM to Alcyone Lodge #695

October 24, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Alcyone Lodge #695

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Official Visit of the DDGM to Suffolk 60

November 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Suffolk Lodge #60

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Official Visit of the DDGM to Smithtown Lodge #1127

November 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Smithtown Lodge #1127

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