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Spring has finally arrived and the freeze of winter is melting away. The officers and companions have been busy working hard to keep alive the wonderful degrees of capitular masonry. The festive bounds with Council before the meetings have been excellent with fellowship and mirth. This year we have been honored with visits by both the Grand High Priest and Grand King.
Also our chapter inspection has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 5th at 10:00am. The inspection will be in the Past Master Degree with refreshments afterwards. Please attend and support your officers and Chapter.
Saturday, May 12th is the Northwest Ohio York Rite Festival at Findlay. All York Rite Degrees and orders shall be conferred and the degrees will start at 8:30am. The Findlay York Rite Bodies are in need of candidates. Please, if you know a Master Mason who is not a York Rite Mason, recommend the York Rite to him.
The York Rite Bodies are again planning to have another paint, repair and pizza party on June 22nd at 10:00am. Once again, we will inspect, repair and paint any of our degree props, furniture, etc. that is in need of love and affection. Afterward we will eat and have fellowship. Last year’s party accomplished a lot.
Upcoming events: April 9th Inspection Carey 159, Royal Arch open 7:30pm refreshments after. April 14th Inspection Garfield 180, Mark Master, open 11:00am refreshments after. April 17th Inspection Scioto 119 Mark Master 7:30pm refreshments after, HOLY WEEK March 25th – April 1st.May 5th Findlay 58 Past Master open 10:00am refreshments after. May 12th Northwest Ohio York Rite Festival all York Degrees Findlay 8:30am. June 16th Grand Knights School at Findlay, coffee 8:00am. Session 9:00am. June 21st Spring District meeting and election of officers, East of Chicago, Upper Sandusky at 6:30pm.
In closing, I am honored and humbled to have served this wonderful Chapter as High Priest again. My deepest and sincere thanks to the officers and companions for all the support they have provided this year. Thank You!!!
Excellent High Priest
Happy New Year! May 2018 be a wonderful year for all of you and your loved ones. This new calendar year is a busy time for your chapter. Upcoming events are as follows:
1/23/2018 9am School of Instruction, McCutchen 96, all are welcome to attend
1/18/2018 6:30pm District Meeting in Upper Sandusky at East of Chicago Pizza
1/23/18 School of Instruction McCutchen 96 Stated Meeting
2/12/2018 School of Instruction Carey 159 Stated Meeting
2/27/2018 Inspection McCutchen 96 PM 7:00pm open Degree 7:30pm
3/12/2018 School of Instruction Seneca 42 Stated Meeting
3/24/2018 Inspection Findlay 58 PM 7:00pm Degree Refreshments
3/26/2018 School of Instruction Garfield 150 Stated Meeting
5/12/2018 Saturday Northwest Ohio York Rite Festival, All York Degrees, Findlay 8:30 am
My fellow Companions, we NEED CANDIDATES for the Festival in May!!!
If you know any Master Masons who is interested in the York Rite, please have them contact any of of the York Rite bodies. It would be wonderful if Findlay had a strong contingent of candidates at the Festival. Petitions are accepted up to the start of the Festival that Saturday.
Our inspection this year is in the Past Masters degree on March 24th at 7:00 pm. We will have refreshments afterwards. Please attend and support your officers and Chapter. Stated meetings are at 7:30pm on the first Tuesday of the month. Prior to the meeting we have dinner with Council. The dinners are always excellent, with good food, fellowship and laughter. If you can join us, please do so.
Thank you for your continued support of Findlay Chapter 58 and have a wonderful 2018.
Wishing you health, wealth and happiness.
Excellent High Priest
EHP: Tom DeFrieze