SACKVILLE LODGE #137
Ancient, Free & Accepted Masons
Register of the Grand Lodge of Nova Scotia
Instituted: 06 October 5986 A:.L:.
Constituted: 05 December 5987 A:.L:.
On 22 March 2015, Sackville Lodge Hall sustained significant structural damage (roof collapse) and has since been demolished.
Plans for reconstruction are in progress; a general contractor has been engaged.
In the interim, Sackville Lodge will conduct its business at Bedford Masonic Hall, located at 10 Dartmouth Road, Bedford. We extend our deepest appreciation to our Brothers at Bedford Lodge #104 for their kindness during this challenge.
REGULAR MONTHLY COMMUNICATIONS:
Monthly, 2nd Monday (except July, August and October), at 7 p.m.
Until further notice, all meetings of Sackville Lodge will take place at Bedford Masonic Hall, 10 Dartmouth Road, Bedford.
November Communication: Monday, 09 November 2015, at 7 p.m.. 2° conferral canceled. DDGM visit postponed.
December Communication: Monday, 14 December 2015, at 7 p.m.. Confirmed: Confer 3° on two FC's. DDGM Official Visit
January Communication: Monday, 11 January 2016, at 7 p.m.. Senior Warden's (Step-Up) Night.
February Communication: Monday, 08 February 2016, at 7 p.m..
March Communication: Monday, 14 March 2016, at 7 p.m.. Annual Election of Officers and Committee Reports presented.
April Communication: Monday, 11 April 2016, at 7 p.m.. Annual Installation Ceremony and Banquet; TMWTGMMNS attending.
May Communication: Monday, 09 May 2016, at 7 p.m.. MM Exam; Diploma and Apron Lectures.
UPCOMING SOCIAL EVENTS:
Remembrance Day Observance: Wednesday, 11 November 2015. Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Parade to Cenotaph at 10:15 a.m. from Cobequid Terminal.
S137 Christmas Dinner/Social: Saturday, 05 December 2015, at 5 p.m.. $20pp, St. John's Anglican Hall, Sackville.
OFFICIAL VISITS TO SISTER LODGES OF HALIFAX DISTRICT 2:
The WM has expressed his desire to visit the following Lodges of Halifax District 2, and seeks our support. These dates are subject to change.
Timberlea #136 (Timberlea): Wednesday, 11 November 2015, at 7 p.m.. Installation Ceremony.
Cornwallis #95 (Dartmouth): Tuesday, 17 November 2015, at 7 p.m.. Visit led by the WM.
John Albro #122 (Bedford): Exact date in December to be confirmed.. Visit led by the WM.
Eastern Star #51 (Dartmouth): Tuesday, 12 January 2016, at 7 p.m.. Visit led by the WM.
Wentworth #108 (Dartmouth): Thursday, 21 January 2016, at 7 p.m.. Visit led by the SW.
Woodlawn #131 (Dartmouth): Thursday, 11 February 2016, at 7 p.m.. Visit led by the WM.
Eureka #42 (Sheet Harbour): Wednesday, 23 March 2015, at 10 a.m.. Visit led by the SW.
MENTOR PROGRAM MEETING FOR EA'S AND FC'S:
Review of the FC Degree for all EA's and FC's (Mentor Program Meeting #3)
Date, time and location T.B.A.
SACKVILLE MASONIC BUILDING SOCIETY:
Quarterly, in the months of November, February, June and September; and as required.
All S137 members are welcome to observe the proceedings of the Society during the reconstruction project.
For more information, please contact T. Patton.
Next Meeting: Sunday, 8 November 2015, at 6:30 p.m. at Sackville Superstore.
HALIFAX 2 DISTRICT ASSOCIATION MEETINGS:
By convention, the 3rd Wednesday of September, November, January, March and May, at 7 p.m.
Dartmouth Masonic Centre, 24 Mount Hope Avenue, Dartmouth (Woodside).
Wednesday, 18 November 2015, at 7 p.m.
KNIFE & FORK FAMILY DINNERS:
All Brothers, their families and friends are welcome to attend. The more the merrier!
Date and Time T.B.A.
Hope to see you there!
Interesting in joining, or simply learning about our Fraternity?
We are pleased to answer any questions you may have about our Lodge or our Fraternity.
Forward your inquiries and general correspondence to the Lodge Secretary.