District 3 Christmas Observance

District 3 of the Grand York Rite of Florida held its third annual Christmas observance on December 13, 2017 at the Masonic Home. There were about 30 Sir Knights in uniform in attendance as well as several residences of the Masonic Home. Also in attendance were three past Grand Commanders from Florida, and one past Grand Commander from Massachusetts/Rhode Island. Our Grand Commander and several Grand Officers were also in attendance. After the observance, a light meal was served by the ladies of the...

Homecoming of the Three Grand Bodies

Homecoming You, your Lady, family and friends are cordially invited to the Homecoming of the Three Grand Bodies: Grand Chapter, Grand Council and Grand Commandery Saturday January 13th, 2018 Scottish Rite Masonic Temple 5500 Memorial Hwy Tampa, FL 33364 Registration 4:00 – 4:45 pm Dinner 5:00 pm $40.00 per person RSVP Deadline January 5th, 2018   Download the flyer...

Tampa Bay Beauceant Turkey Dinner

Tampa Assembly No. 208 Social Order of the Beauceant This is a reminder that our Turkey Dinner is rapidly approaching. It is scheduled for Sunday, November 5, from 11:00 AM until 1:30 PM at the York Rite building, 4210 W Oklahoma Avenue, Tampa, FL. The traditional smells are filling the air, the turkeys are roasting, the desserts are baking, and we are gathering items for the bazaar table. Come join us that Sunday, bring your family, your neighbors, your church friends. Tickets are $10.00 each. Respond as soon as you can so we will have enough food ready. If you wish, mail your check and a completed Reservation Slip to Sandy at: P. O. Box 1800, Dover, FL 33527-1800. Make your check payable to: Tampa No. 208 SOOB Remember that your dues for 2017 are now payable. They are still just $15.00. Check your dues card, if it doesn’t say good until Dec. 2017, then you owe for this year. We’re pleased to report there are just a few unpaid, and we don’t want to lose you. Sandy will accept dues for 2018 too. Fraternally, (Mrs. Rob) Sharen St. John, PP (Mrs. Keith) Sandy Dean, PSWP Download the reservation form here. ....

Tyler Council No.4 Festive Table

Tyler Council No.4 Cordially invites you to attend a FESTIVE TABLE COUNCIL supporting Cryptic Masons Medical Research Foundation Monday, November 6th, 2017 7:00 pm Meal and Toast Olin S. Wright Lodge No.79 304 Acacia Street Plant City, FL 33566 This event is opent to all Masons, non-Masons, relatives, friends, neighbors and their ladies. The Meal is $15.00 per person, $25.00 per couple. Make checks payable to: Tyler Council No.4 or CMMRF (if they are already tracking your donations) RSVP M.’. I.’. Larry Gillespie Download the flyer...

York Rite Day at Manatee York Rite Bodies

Hosted by Manatee York Rite Bodies Saturday, November 4th, 2017 Westcoast Lodge No.409 405 30th Ave West Bradenton, FL Masonic Questions: Why are there 3 burning tappers about the altar? How will the long Master’s word be found? What is the lost word of a Master Mason? Find these answers and more when you journey through York Rite Masonry. You and your lady are cordially invited to attend our York Rite Day presented by Manatee York Rite Bodies. The day is to high lite what is York Rite Masonry and what can it do to advance your Masonic Education. So dress casual and come experience the true extension of Blue Lodge Masonry and explore York Rite Masonry. 10:00 am – Registration 10:30 an – Opening probram for all 11:00 – 12:00 pm – Master Mason Only Meeting & Ladies program 12:00 pm – Free Picnic Lunch, hot-dogs, chips, desert and drinks We are looking forward to meeting you, if you have any questions please feel free to contact us. Download the flyer...