Division IX Organizations

Archive for August, 2011

Grand Lodge Annual Communication

Title: Grand Lodge Annual Communication
Location: Grand Lodge San Francisco
Link out: Click here
Description: 162nd Annual Communication Legislation Packet
The 162nd Annual Communication legislation packet is now available online.
The packet is available for download under Reports and Features in the secure Member Center. Each document has been posted separately under the Forms section. If you would like a printed version, please contact Member Services at 415/292-9180.
Start Date: 2011-09-23
End Date: 2011-09-25

Schedule at a Glance

Friday, September 23

Grand Lodge Opening Session
California Masonic Memorial Temple Auditorium 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
This historic session includes Board and Committee reports, Grand Master's message, and legislation. Masons who hold a 2011 dues receipt may attend any Grand Lodge session
Attire: Business suit

Saturday, September 24

Grand Lodge Session
California Masonic Memorial Temple Auditorium 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
(lunch break 12 - 1)
The tradition continues at today's sessions: Grand Oration, completion of legislation, election of Grand Lodge Officers, and approval of the Grand Lodge budget and per capita.
Attire: Business suit

Ladies' Tea
Fairmont Hotel 12:00 p.m.
Linda Bray, wife of the Grand Master, invites the ladies and family members to a distinctive gathering: tea and refreshments at the famed Fairmont Hotel.
Attire: Casual

A Fair to Remember Banquet
San Francisco Marquis Marriott 6:30 p.m. no-host social; 7:30 p.m. dinner
Don't miss Annual Communication's most memorable night. The County Fair theme continues at the All Member Banquet - an evening of socializing and celebrating with the fraternal community.
Attire: Casual

Sunday, September 25

Public Ceremonies
California Masonic Memorial Temple Auditorium 9:30 a.m.
Members, families, youth orders, and friends of the fraternity gather to honor the past year's extraordinary accomplishments by California Masons and welcome the year ahead.
Attire: Business suit for men; short dress or pant suit for ladies.

Installation of Grand Lodge Officers
California Masonic Memorial Temple Auditorium 11:00 a.m.
Be part of the 2011/2012 Grand Lodge Officer Installation, the 163rd in the history of California Masonry. The installation is open to all members, family, and friends. A final reception immediately follows in the Great Hall.
Attire: Business suit for men; short dress or pant suit for ladies.

Grand High Priest Reception for ME J. William Allen

Title: Grand High Priest Reception for ME J. William Allen
Location: Tyre Chapter No. 130, 1331 S. Escondido Blvd. Escondido, CA
Description: Many if not all of you know ME J. William Allen Jr., Grand High Priest of Royal Arch Mason of the State of California. You may know him as Venerable Master or in several other capacities of masonry. His home Chapter, Tyre #130 in Escondido, is having a reception for him on Sept. 29th 2011 at 6:00PM. RSVP’s need to be back to me via this e-mail address No Later Than Sept. 24th, 2011. So I have a chance to purchase the right amount of food.

Tyre Chapter Reception for ME Bill Allen

Tyre Chapter Reception for ME J. William Allen

Please review the attached flyer and inform your Brethren about the event. Iif there are any questions please contact me at this E-mail address.



Timothy B. Sheets, Secretary
Start Time: 18:30
Date: 2011-09-29

Grand High Priest Reception 2011

Funeral Service Charles E. Meyer

Title: Funeral Service Charles E. Meyer
Location: St. Johns Lutheran Church, 1420 Melody Lane, El Cajon, CA
Description: Contact church secretary for the time of service:
Phone: (619) 444 - 1272
E-Mail: secretary@sj.sdcoxmail.com
Date: 2011-08-21

In memoriam – Charles E. Meyer

January 8, 1918 – July 23, 2011

Raised on August 2, 1947

Masonic Services at the San Diego Scottish Rite Center – August 27, 2011

Soft and Safe To Thee, My Brother Be Thy Resting Place.

Mozart - Masonic Funeral