GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – February 12, 2019

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Brother Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine, 2nd Vice President Clamon, Secretary Tiller, Conductor Francesce, Trustee II Bennett and Trustee III were absent and excused.
The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion and was on line.
The Treasurer report was read and accepted by motion.
The chaplain’s report was given. Brother “Bucky” Buckingham and “Pops” Baker passed away. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with Sister Miller being the lucky one.
50/50 drawing was held with $35.00 being paid.
The steaks were excellent. Great job to the cooks.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1930 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – January 8, 2019

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Brother Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine was absent and excused.
District 3 Director Tom Porter was present and conducted the Installation of the current Board.
The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion and was on line.
The Treasurer report was read and accepted by motion.
The chaplain’s report was given. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winner.
50/50 drawing was held with $50.00 being paid. Part of the money was donated back to the lodge.
The steaks were excellent. Great job to the cooks.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1940 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – December 13, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Brother Paige, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine, Secretary Tiller, Chaplain Smith, Trustee I Santos, Trustee II Bennett and Outer Guard Gage were absent and excused.
The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion and was on line.
The Treasurer report was read and accepted by motion.
The chaplain’s report was given. Brother Miller, Sister Miller, Sister Bryant and Brother Smith. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
President Couey opened the floor for any member present wishing to run for a board position. A motion was made by Treasurer Bordonaro for the current board remain for the 2019/2020 term as is. The motion was accepted and passed. The current Executive Board will be sworn in at the January 2019 meeting.
Birthday draw was held with no winner.
50/50 drawing was held with $20.00 being paid. The monies were donated back to the lodge.
The Christmas door prizes were given out. There was some nice items again this year. Brother Seibel won the 40” television.
We are back to steaks for dinner.. I hope to see you January 8th at the meeting.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1940 hours.
I wish everyone a safe Holiday and Happy New Year!!!!!!!

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – November 13, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and Pledge of Allegiance from Inner Guard Paige, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: 2VP Clamon, Secretary Tiller, Chaplain Smith, Conductor Francesce, Trustee I Santos and Trustee II Bennett were absent and excused.
The Secretary’s report was waived from last meeting by motion. The report is on line.
The Treasurer’s report was given and accepted as read..
The Chaplain’s report was given. The list of Brothers and Sisters we are losing seems to get longer and longer. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers through the Holidays and every day.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $34.00 being paid.
Door prizes were given out.
Chef Bill did an excellent job with the Turkey, Ham, salad, potatoes, beans, dressing…just a great meal
The next stated meeting will be December 11th and dinner will be prepared by Chef Bill….Hope to see you then.
The meeting was closed at 1930 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – October 9, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine, Secretary Tiller, Chaplain Smith and Outer Guard Gage were absent and excused.
The Secretary’s report was waived from last meeting by motion. The report is on line.
The Treasurers report was given and accepted as read..
The Chaplain’s report was given. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $41.00 being paid.
Door prizes were given out.
The steaks were very good as usual. Special thanks to Shawn at Master Purveyors.
November and December we switch from steak to our Holiday meal of turkey and ham with all of the trimmings. If you get time, stop by and enjoy the meal.

The next meeting will be November 13th…..Hope to see you then.

The meeting was closed at 1925 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – September 18, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine and 2VP Clamon were absent and excused.
The Secretary’s report was waived from last meeting by motion. The report is on line.
The Treasurer’s report was given and accepted as read..
The Chaplain’s report was given. The list of Brothers and Sisters we are losing seems to get longer and longer. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $45.00 being paid.
Door prizes were given out.
The cooks did an excellent job as usual. Steaks were very good.
The next stated meeting will be October 9th…Hope to see you then.
The meeting was closed at 1930 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – August 13, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Secretary Tiller, 2VP Clamon and Outer Guard Gage were absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was given and accepted as read..
The Chaplain’s report was given. The list of Brothers and Sisters we are losing seems to get longer and longer. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners. (July 8th)
50/50 drawing was held with $40.00 being paid.
Door prizes were given out.
The cooks did an excellent job as usual. Steaks were very good..
The next stated meeting will be September 11th…Hope to see you then.
The meeting was closed at 1930 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – July 10, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1910 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Secretary Tiller, Conductor Francesce and Outer Guard Gage were absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was given and accepted as read.
The Chaplain’s report was given. The list of Brothers and Sisters we are losing seems to get longer and longer. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $49.00 being paid to Brother Campbell.
Door prizes were given out.
The cooks did an excellent job as usual. Steaks were very good.
The next stated meeting will be August 14th…Hope to see you then.
The meeting was closed at 1940 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – June 11, 2018

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1905 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Secretary Tiller and Vice President Tosdevine were absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was given and accepted as read..
The Chaplain’s report was given. Retired Sgt. Tommie Jessie and Earl D’Avignon passed away. Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners. (July 28th ).
50/50 drawing was held with $50.00 being paid to Brother Siebel.
Door prizes were given out.
The cooks did an excellent job as usual. Steaks were very good..
I hope to see you at the July 10th meeting.
The meeting was closed at 1940 hours.

Secretary Updates – June 2018