May 29th 2017

Fraternal Greetings reader,

Welcome to the Suffolk District Newsletter. Vol.1 Issue 2

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.

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Potunk Lodge 2nd Degree

February 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Potunk Masonic Temple

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Truth Triangle #31 - Paint Night

February 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Smithtown Lodge #1127

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Official Visit of the DDGM-Old Town Lodge

February 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm at Old Town Lodge

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West School of Instruction

February 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Smithtown Lodge #1127

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Antiquity #11 Murder/Mystery Dinner

February 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Lodge of Antiquity # 11 

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West School of Instruction

February 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha No.494

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East School of Instruction

February 20, 2017 @ 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm at Old Town Lodge

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Dongan Patent Lodge 3rd Degree

February 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Dongan Patent Lodge #1134

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Official Visit of the DDGM-The Lodge of Antiquity

February 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm at The Lodge of Antiquity

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East School of Instruction

February 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm at Star of the East Lodge

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Degree of Fellowcraft-Jephtha Lodge

February 27, 2017 @ 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jephtha Lodge

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Riverhead Lodge 3rd Degree

March 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Riverhead Lodge #645

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West School of Instruction

March 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm at The Lodge of Antiquity # 11

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The Traveling Mason

The Traveling Mason

Its a pleasure and a benefit as a Mason to travel to lodges around the district, jurisdiction and the world. So when an opportunity comes around to travel with other Brothers, why not take it? The Lodge of Antiquity #11 is organizing a group to travel to another jurisdiction on one bus. See the info below: The Lodge of Antiquity Bus …

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The Bard of Ayrshire Bro. Robert Burns

The Bard of Ayrshire - Bro. Robert Burns

The Bard of Ayrshire - Bro. Robert Burns The following is mostly from the story on the GLofNY website and gladly linked here. However maybe we should go into a bit more detail of exactly who Robert Burns was. Another article that was posted on Potunklodge.org highlighting Robbie Burns is HERE. Ever been to a New Year's eve party and at …

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The Level Club...Once upon a time in NY Masonry

The Level Club...Once upon a time in NY Masonry

The Level Club: A New York City Story of the Twenties: Splendor, Decadence and Resurgence of a Monument to Human Ambition Ok so who would've thought that not only did NY Masons build the Grand Lodge building on 23rd and 6th, but another stupendous building on the upper west side of Manhattan. It was called The Level Club. It's only …

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It's cold outside..let's go camping

It's cold outside..let's go camping

It's cold outside..let's go camping It's February in New York and quite chilly outside and unless your are made of the right stuff, like Bro. Edwin Peary, most would not attempt it. So why would anyone think of going camping in February? Well they usually don't but we can think ahead of warm summer days that are coming and look …

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from the AGLs

Sign of Fidelity

Sign of Fidelity

Brethren, The Sign of Fidelity is just that, a sign. It shouldn't feel entirely comfortable doing it, which is how I know when I do it, I'm doing it right. It is the Masonic equivalent to a Military salute and should be treated as such. If your pinky is near your belt buckle, you're doing it wrong. If your hand is covering …

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Coming in the next issue...

• Spotlight on Youth

• Irish Freemasons

•  The Big 300 for Freemasonry

• Plus much more...

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