News and Events Archive 2008-2009

R.W Bro Bob Cleary’s last DDOV, May 2009

On May 11,2009 R.W. Bro Bob Cleary made his last District Deputy official visit of the year at his home lodge, Plantagenet Lodge No. 186

Alexandria 439 DDOV Feb 10, 2009

Hockey night in Glengarry ?

V.W.Bro Don Folkard receives 50 year Pin

On April 7, 2009 V.W. Bro Don Folkard was presented with a 50 year pin .

Cardinal Lodge Celebrates 100 Years

On April 4th 2009 Cardinal Lodge No 491 celebrated it’s 100th anniversary.

St. John’s 21a holds Gala Birthday Bash

On March 17th brethren and guests turned out for the 165 birthday celebration of St. John’s 21a

Eastern District Curling Bonspiel a HUGE SUCCESS

Twelve teams competed and  raised $900 for the M.A.E.D Bursary fund

DDOV at Corinthian Lodge No.669 Jan 8, 2009

Corinthian 669 held a Rabbie Burns supper on the occasion of the District Deputy Official official visit

Mario Beauchamp Raised to the 3rd degree

On Jan 4,2009 Bro Beauchamp was raised to the Sublime degree of a Master Mason

Bro. Francis Droppo marks 60 years

On November 9th 2008, at the request of Finch Lodge No. 557, Bro Droppo was presented with a 60 year pin at his home in British Columbia.

Lancaster Santa Claus Parade 2008

On Dec 6 Lancaster 207 entered a float in the Annual Christmas Parade

Hawkesbury DDOV November 20, 2008

There was a great turnout for the now famous Smoked Meat Dinner and the Memorial service which followed

Remembrance Day In Alexandria Nov 11,2008

Eastern District well represented at remembrance day ceremony in Alexandria.

District Divine ( Remembrance) Service Nov 9,2008

The Riceville United Church was filled to near capacity for this years District Divine Service. The enjoyable  afternoon continued at a reception hosted by R.W.Bro. Robert Cleary and His Lady Ada Marie

Lost Villages Lodge No.256 Oct 30, 2008

Bro. Ryan J. Chaytor was initiated into Lost Villages Lodge

R.W. Bro Glenn Dafoe Honoured

The MAED recently honoured R.W Bro Glenn Dafoe as a 40 year past D.D.G.M

as well as for his work on the Upper Canada Lodge Project

MAED Annual Meeting 2008

The annual meeting and dinner was held on October at the City Lights restaurant in Cornwall

Travelling Gavel from Friendly Brothers 143 to Hawkesbury 450

Traveling Gavel begins the season at Hawkesbury 450