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2012 Events

January 3rd – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– Featuring a presentation by Emperor Norton, Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico

January 10th – Light Dinner at 6:30pm followed by a 1st Degree Practice at 7:30pm

January 17th – 75 Year Pin for Brother John Simpson presented by Grand Master Frank Loui

January 17th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by a 1st Degree for Mike Manneh at 7:30pm

January 18th – District School of Instruction – Columbia Brotherhood Lodge

January 24th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by a 3rd Degree for brother William Scherer at 7:30pm

January 31st – 6:30pm Crab Feed
Click here for Crab Feed Photos

February 7th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1

February 14th – Valentine Whist

February 16th – District School of Instruction – San Francisco Lodge 120

February 21st – Light Dinner at 6:15pm followed by a 2nd Degree for Roberto Bradford, Mike Manneh, Rhett Marino & David Stein at 7:00pm

February 28th – French 1st Degree by La Parfaite Union No. 17

March 3rd – 1:00 to 3:00pm Masonic Layman’s Afternoon

March 6th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1, Inspector’s Official Visit

March 11th – 4:00pm Grand Master’s reception at San Francisco Scottish Rite Masonic Center

March 13th – District School of Instruction – California 1

March 18th – Sweetheart Brunch at the Palace Hotel

March 20th – Light Dinner at 6:30pm followed by Ritual Competition Practice at 7:30pm

March 27th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by Ritual Competition at 7:30pm

April 3rd – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– Public Schools Presentation

April 4th – Grand Lodge Public Schools Program
– 9:00 AM Jose Ortega Elementary School

April 10th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree 2nd Section Practice at 7:30pm

April 17th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree for Roberto Bradford at 7:30pm

April 24th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree for Michael Manneh at 7:30pm

April 25th District School of Instruction hosted by Columbia Brotherhood
– Admin and 1st Degree

May 1st – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1

Richard and students from Jose Ortega supporting Masons for Mitts. Go Sluggers!

May 4th – Funeral service for Brother Roy Kirkland at 11:00AM
The service will take place at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 1100 El Camino Real, Coma, CA 94014

May 8th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 1st Degree Practice at 7:30pm (Gus Gabriel – East)

May 15th District School of Instruction hosted by California 1
– Admin, Balloting, 3rd Degree 1st Section

May 22nd – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 1st Degree for Erik Christensen at 7:30pm (Gus Gabriel – East)

May 29th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree for Rhett Marino at 7:30pm

June 3rd – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1

Mariachi Band at June Stated Meeting

June 12th – Dinner followed by 3rd Degree Practice

June 19th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree for La Parfaite Union No. 17 at 7:30pm

June 23rd – Tri-Lodge Mid Summer Dinner Dance

Dance Lessons given by Jimmy & Janet Toy and Richard & Linda Ng


Masters of the three lodges

Happy Birthday to Worshipful Richard Modolo

June 26th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by 3rd Degree for David Stein at 7:30pm

July 3rd – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1

July 4th – Redwood City Parade

July 10th – Degree practice advance stations

July 17th – Degree practice advance stations

July 24th – Degree practice advance stations

July 31st – Degree practice advance stations

August 7th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– Chicken Parmigiana & Lemon Sorbet

August 14th – Degree practice advance stations

August 19th – Masons4Mitts BBQ
– 12:00PM to 3:00PM

August 21st – School of Instruction for California 1
– Advanced Stations, 2nd Degree 2nd Section

August 28th – Dinner at 6:30pm followed by a 1st Degree at 7:30pm
– Gus Gabriel in the East

September 4th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1

Golden Veterans Award for Hugh Acord Jr who was raised March 29, 1962

DeMolay 60 Year Awards for Brother Leland Orchid, Worshipful DeWayne Hartman, and Worshipful Leonard Froomin

DeMolay 75 Year Award for Worshipful Alvin Groeper and Brother John Cognetta

September 9th – California #1 & San Francisco #120 joint picnic, deadline to sign up is Sept 1st

September 11th – School of Instruction for California 1
– Advanced Stations, 1st Degree

September 17th – Masons Night at AT&T Park

September 25th – Roll Call at 855 Brotherhood Way (Texas Style Bar-B-Que)

September 29th – California Lodge Golf Tournament

October 2nd – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– October Fest – German Feast & Apple Strudel

Tuesday, October 9th – Officer’s Practice

Wednesday, October 10th – District School of Instruction hosted by Columbia Brotherhood 370

Tuesday, October 16th – Officer’s Practice

Tuesday, October 23th – Officer’s Practice

Tuesday, October 30th – Officer’s Practice

Tuesday, November 6th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– Thanksgiving – Turkey & Pumpkin Pie
– Election of Officers & Flag Presentation

50 Year Award for Brother Larry Dearing

Saturday, November 10th – Past Master’s Dinner Dance
– Reservations Due by November 2, 2012

Tuesday, November 14th – Annual Turkey Whist

Tuesday, November 20th – 6:30 PM District School of Instruction (Advanced Station 2nd Degree)
– Refreshments at 6:30 PM

Thursday, November 22nd – Happy Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 27th – 6:30 PM 1st Degrees for George Okada

Sunday, December 2nd – 11:00 AM Children’s Holiday Party
– Reservations Due by November 21, 2012

Tuesday, December 4th – Stated meeting, dinner, and fellowship with California lodge No 1
– Holiday Celebration – Short Ribs & Lemon Meringue Pie

Tuesday, December 11th – 6:30 PM 1st Degrees for Jehad Husary & Nabil Wakild

Tuesday, December 18th – 6:30 PM Installation Practice

Tuesday, December 25th – Merry Christmas

Thursday, December 27th – 6:00 PM Annual Installation of Officers