May 25th 2018

Fraternal Greetings reader,

Suffolk District Newsletter. Vol.2 Issue 5

At current there are 608 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. 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 May-June 2018

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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Potunk Lodge 1st Annual Trap shoot

May 5, 2018 @ 9:30 am to 12:00 pm at Brookhaven shooting range

Please click event link for more info and tickets

More information

Grand Lodge Session 

May 7-8, 2018 @ 12:00 am at Grand Lodge of NY

Click the Event Link for more info

More information

Jephtha Lodge #494 Special Communication-Degree of Master Mason / End of the Year Dinner

May 12, 2018 @ 9:00 am to 11:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

Degree starts at 9AM at Jephtha Dinner at 6PM TBD

More information

The Lodge of Antiquity #11- Installation of Officers

June 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at The Lodge of Antiquity #11

Please Contact the Lodge for More Info

 

Jephtha Lodge #494 Public Installation of Officers

June 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

More information

St. John's Weekend 2018

June 21-24, 2018 @ 12:00 am at Masonic Care Community Grounds

Please click the event link for more info

More information

2018 Suffolk Masonic District Golf Outing

June 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Rock Hill Golf Course & CC

Click on the Event Link for more info and flyer/Registration

More information

Jephtha Lodge #494 Hawaiian Shirt night

June 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

More information

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Some comic relief - liars, grifters and scammers, oh my!

Some comic relief - liars, grifters and scammers, oh my!

Some comic relief In speaking with many Brothers from all over it seems we have more than just Freemasonry in common. Every now and then we get comments, emails and FB requests from some questionable characters. I thought I would present a few here for your reading enjoyment or Face-palm (as the case may be). I have edited the links …

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Origins of the Blackball

Origins of the Blackball

Being Blackballed – Part 1 April 25, 2018 By Kristine Wilson-Slack Editor's Note: An interesting article on the origins and history of the infamous "blackball". As we head into the traditional election season it it interesting to note the antiquity of this practice. Many see anonymous or secret ballots as a more modern innovation, yet a lot can be learned from the origins …

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St. Johns Weekend Info for 2018

St. Johns Weekend Info for 2018

Greetings Suffolk District; St John's Weekend will be rapidly approaching and I am pleased to announce that the Suffolk District Team has secured 25 rooms at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Utica. Although we have reserved rooms  from Thursday JUNE 21st through June 24th, most of you will only have to arrive on Friday June 22nd, for that evening's activities. …

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