Olive Temple No. 557

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Olive Temple Lodge 557, Tionesta, PA

 


 

Heasley

 

 

James E. Heasley, second from left, was honored for his 70 years of membership to Freemasonry. Pictured are, from left, John Wells II, District

Deputy Grand Master, District 22; Brother Heasley; and Brothers William Miller, Senior Warden, and Robert Wright, Secretary of McKean

Lodge No. 388, Smethport, PA

 


 

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R. Joseph Haberlen, DDGM, presents Brother Stephen E. Hale, PM with his 50 Year Masonic Service Emblem at the June 12th Stated

Meeting of Olive Temple Lodge.

 


 

Tionesta, PA   February 1, 2018

             A Stated Meeting of Olive Temple Lodge No. 557 Free and Accepted Masons will be held at its Hall,

1849 Route 36, Tionesta, PA, on Monday evening, February 12, 2018 at 7:30 o’clock PM.

DEGREE WORK

The Master Mason’s Degree will be conferred upon:

Eric Michael Campbell II

Sheldon Lee McFarland


MEMBERSHIP STATISTICS

MEMBERSHIP 12/27/17 …………………. 175

No. of Petitions ………………………………  0

No. Entered/Admitted ………………………..  1

Transfers/Resignations ………………………. 0

Deaths ………………………………………... 0

Suspensions ………………………………….. 0

MEMBERSHIP TODAY …………………. 176

DINNER

Light refreshments will be served following the Stated Meeting and there will be time for the Brethren to play cards and socialize.                                              

Thought for the Month

So long as Freemasons reflect in their lives the spiritual and moral teachings of Freemasonry, the Craft will stand. The destiny

of Freemasonry is not in the hands of the profane. The destiny of Freemasonry is in the hands of Freemasons – each and

every one of us.


SCHOOL OF INSTRUCTION

The 25th Masonic District School of Instruction meets on the 4th Thursday of the month at the Meadville Area Masonic Service

Center, 21635 State Route 27, Meadville, PA at 7:30 PM.  All officers, elected and appointed, are encouraged to attend these meetings.

A rehearsal for officers and interested members of Olive Temple Lodge will be held at 7:30 PM every Tuesday evening, except

the Tuesday following our Stated Meeting, and Sunday evenings at 7:30 PM.

                                                  Eric E. Flick, PM

                                                Worshipful Master

 

SECTIONAL SCHOOL OF INSTRUCTION

A Sectional School of Instruction for Masonic Districts 24, 25, 26, 27, 37, 52 and 53 will be held:

Date:   Saturday, March 10, 2018

Place:  Scottish Rite Cathedral

            110 East Lincoln Ave.

            New Castle, PA 16105

Time:  8:30 AM

Registration begins at 8:00 AM.  The Work will be concluded by noon so no lunch will be provided.

All Lodge officers, floor workers, school officers and instructors are expected to attend this most important of all Ritualistic functions.

All Master Masons are also welcome to attend.

 

MASONIC BIRTHDAYS THIS MONTH

2/8       Herbert Silvis                     68 Years

2/9       Jim Marshall                      53 Years

2/9       Daniel Heasley                  41 Years

2/9       Sam Luchs                         37 Years

2/9       Robert Genter                    25 Years

2/9       Pat Maxim                         20 Years

2/9       Tim Scott                           14 Years

2/11     Jim Smith                           59 Years

2/11     Donald Bedford                 55 Years

2/11     Eb Kinter                           10 Years

2/12     Wayne Bisker                    67 Years

2/12     Bud Hoovler                      39 Years

2/12     John Allen                         15 Years

2/13     Thomas Barnes                  72 Years

2/13     Don Nicewonger               55 Years

2/14     Paul Millin                         46 Years

2/14     Bob Silvis                          45 Years

2/17     Jerry LaSalvia                    32 Years

2/17     Richard Rapp                     19 Years

CONGRATULATIONS!

 

Masonic Scholarship Information

The 2018 Masonic Scholarship Resource Guide contains a listing of scholarship, grant and loan opportunities available to Masons,

their siblings, children, and grandchildren.  A copy is available at the Lodge Hall or you may contact either John Motzer

or Larry Osten, members of the Committee on Youth.  To view the Guide online, visit www.pmyf.org.