Category Archives: Lodge

Access Road Maintenance

The north and south access roads to the Lodge as well as the parking lot will be oiled Wednesday, May 16th from 9-11. This is a  non-invasive oil which is supposed to be environmentally friendly and is not supposed to … Continue reading

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69th Annual 4th of July Sole Survivor Qualifying

69th Annual 4th of July Sole Survivor Weekly Qualifying  Qualifying events on 5 weekends in May & June. Begin play any time between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM Arrange your own groups, but you must play with at least 1 … Continue reading

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Moscow #249 Featured in May Elks’ Magazine

Moscow Lodge #249 is Featured in May’s Elks Magazine Moscow Lodge #249’s veteran’s fly-fishing program is currently featured in the May issue of The Elks Magazine nationally.  Thanks once more to all our members and non-member volunteers who have made this … Continue reading

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SHOUT OUT

** SHOUT OUT ! ** To Jerry and Cheri Curtis, Barby Espy and Liz Robinson for the outstanding dinner they put on for the Officer Installation Dinner.  A lot of work was put into this dinner and it was delicious! To Corey Ray and … Continue reading

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Legacy Scholarship Winner

Elks Legacy Award Scholarship Winner A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has been awarded a Legacy Grant in this year’s competition. Congratulations to Virginia Monk. Virginia will receive an award of $4000 toward her college education.  She is one … Continue reading

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Exalted Ruler’s Cup

Moscow Elks’ Exalted Ruler’s Cup  Match Play — Net Championship All expenses paid by your golf committee No need to sign up* — all members in good standing with active GHIN handicaps as of Sunday, April 29th, will be automatically entered … Continue reading

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Club Championship

Moscow Elks’  Club Championship  match play All expenses paid by your golf committee No need to sign up* — the 24 members in good standing with the lowest GHIN handicap indexes as of Monday, April 30th will be automatically entered … Continue reading

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4th of July Sole Survivor Qualifying

69th Annual Elks’ 4th of July Sole Survivor Exhibition weekly qualifying Qualifying events on 5 weekends in May & June. Begin play any time between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM Arrange your own groups, but you must play with at least … Continue reading

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Old Timers’ Night

Old Timers’ Night Old timers (20 year members and more) and all PERs —  You are all cordially invited to an Old Timers’ Night the 23rd of May.  It will start out with a social hour at 5:pm, dinner and a fun program … Continue reading

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JV Golf — Clarkston & Sandpoint at Moscow

Bantams, Bulldogs & Bears The Moscow Elks will be hosting a JV Golf match between the Clarkston Bantams, Sandpoint Bulldogs and Moscow Bears on Wednesday, April 25th.  The course will be closed to member play from 10:00 AM until 4:00 … Continue reading

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150 Years of Elkdom — Loud & Proud in the Community — 1998-2018

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year.  In honor of the occasion the Grand Lodge has published a series of articles concerning the growth of the modern Elks Lodge.  To access the articles click below. … Continue reading

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Elks Jr. Golf

Elks Jr. Golf The Moscow Elks will again be sponsoring a Jr. Golf program this summer in cooperation with the Moscow Parks & Recreation Department. The program will offer kids 4-6, 7&8, and 9-16, an opportunity to begin the game or … Continue reading

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One of our Early Members?

One of our Early Members? Tom Polek saw this headstone near the base of Buffalo Hump lake. He was told Larrabee was a big guy and got into fight with a little guy. Larabee was getting the best of him … Continue reading

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New Tee Markers

New Tee Markers The golf course will welcome its 90th anniversary year with new tee markers, purchased by the golf committee, recognizing the full completion and opening of the course in 1928. The course was then run by the Moscow … Continue reading

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clubhouse beverage coolers

Hey guys, we used to have 8-10 small coolers but over the last couple of years they have disappeared. If you have one still on your cart, please return it to the clubhouse. We are also looking for donations to … Continue reading

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Lodge of Sorrow

I need to let all of you know that we lost one of our members Tuesday.  Kenny Hites passed away at the age of 64.  He will be missed by many of us. There will be a Celebration of Life here at … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greeting from your new Exalted Ruler! For those of you that do not know me, my name is Travis Mechling, I am 45 years old, married, and my wife (Tanya Mechling) and I are currently raising 4 children. We live … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

A new Lodge year is upon us. Thank you to those of you that have already paid your membership dues. I am happy to report that we had a net gain of three members over the year. We initiated 27 … Continue reading

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National Most Valuable Student Scholarship

  Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Winner A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has won a national award in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax High School, … Continue reading

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Easter at the Elks

Easter at the ElksThe weather cooperated, a great bunch of egg-hunters were delivered to the lodge for our annual Easter egg hunt, and even the Easter goats made an appearance. 

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