District Deputy Grand Masters. A One Day Masonic Journey. Saturday, October 30, 2010. Other Masonic Bodies. Approved candidates will be able to join Symbolic, Scottish Rite and Shrine Freemasonry — all in one day!
Saturday, October 30, 2010
For interested, quality men to join our Fraternity!
Men who may have:
06:00 – 07:45 am Registration of Candidates
08:00 – 08:05 am Grand Lodge Opens
08:05 – 09:05 am Entered Apprentice Lodge
09:05 – 09:25 am Entered Apprentice Education
09:25 – 09:45 am Break
09:45 – 10:30 am Fellowcraft Lodge
10:30 – 10:50 am Fellowcraft Education
10:50 – 11:05 am Break
11:05 – 12:15 pm Master Masons Lodge
Break for Lunch
12:15 – 01:00 pm Lunch
01:00 – 01:20 pm Master Masons Education
01:20 – 01:30 pm Grand Lodge Closes
01:30 – 01:45 pm York Rite
01:45 – 02:00 pm Break
02:00 – 03:25 pm Scottish Rite
03:25 – 03:40 pm Break
03:40 – 05:05 pm Shrine
Valley of Allentown Larry Newhard
Valley of Altoona Mark A. Pine
Valley of Bloomsburg Henry Lesher, PDDGM
Valley of Coudersport John Wells
Zem Zem Shrine Center Kim W. Jeffreys, PDDGM
Valley of Harrisburg Ken Beard, PDDGM
Valley of New Castle Robert Marziano, Jr., PDDGM
Lu Lu Shrine Center Gary Davis, PDDGM
Valley of Pittsburgh Thomas M. Gasmire, PDDGM
Valley of Reading L. Donald Loos, Jr.
Valley of Scranton Gordon Conniff, PDDGM
Valley of Uniontown Timothy L. Shumar
Valley of Williamsport Ronald A. Aungst, Sr., RWPGM
Lodges are responsible for providing Mentors to assist candidates:
Approved petitioners may be held for the One Day Masonic Journey regardless of their date of approval.
Pennsylvania Membership Information Request Forms (and petitions) from Website applicants, which are received by the Grand Lodge, will be forwarded to the District Deputy Grand Master who serves the applicant’s area.
Due and Timely
Notice to Members
Committee on Inquiry
Ballot Box /Voice Vote
is permitted on any
number of petitions
Exception: If Special Meetings are called for balloting, the Masonic Month requirement is waived —provided that Due & Timely notice was given to members.
Mentoring is to begin at the One Day Masonic Journey and continue on an ongoing basis.
All candidate information for registration purposes pertaining to the One Day class must be completed and in the Grand Secretary's office by Wednesday, October 20, 2010.
For registration purposes, candidates will be provided with a personalized letter by the Lodge Secretary, attesting that all required dues and fees have been paid.
Also, he will receive an itinerary, dress code and directions to the One Day Class location.
This personalized letter and a photo-identification card must be presented at the registration desk.
The Grand Secretary’s Office will provide the necessary information for candidate registration, including a pocket identification card, to the One Day Class Registration Committee Chairman.
The Grand Secretary’s Office will forward Bibles and Masonic Education information to site locations — for presentation to “One Day Masonic Journey” candidates on Saturday, October 30, 2010.
More detailed information is being prepared to assist Lodge Secretaries and District Deputy Grand Masters.