Category Archives: humanitarian

FORE — On Course

Here’s what’s happening in the next few weeks at your golf course.   Wednesday July 18th Ladies’ League Thursday July 19th Thursday Men’s League Friday July 20th Friday Couples’ Golf & Steak Night Saturday July 21st Marines of the Palouse … Continue reading

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150 for 150

150 for 150 Here is a short video describing the activities of 150 Elks Scholars invited to this year’s national convention courtesy of Grand Lodge. 150 for 150

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4th Annual Sprenger Open Scramble

4th Annual Sprenger Open Scramble Moscow Elks Lodge #249 is proud to be able to host the 4th annual Sprenger Open Scramble and Fundraising Auction. The Sprenger Open Scramble will be held at the Moscow Elks Golf Club on July … Continue reading

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Carts needed for Marines of the Palouse Fundraiser

Carts needed for Marines of the Palouse Fundraiser The Marines of the Palouse Fund Raiser is Saturday, July 21 a 10:00 am.  The lodge has 7 golf carts to rent, which will not be enough for their golf tournament.  We are requesting anyone who … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

From the Exalted Ruler Hello all, time sure goes by fast and here we are in the midst of summer already.  From July 1st-4th my wife Tanya and I have the honor of representing Moscow Elk Lodge #249 at Grand … Continue reading

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ENF Scholarship gathering — from Grand Lodge

History in the Making The largest gathering of Elks scholars ever will take place in San Antonio, June 29 through July 2. The scholars, a mix of current college students and alumni, representing award winners from 2002 through 2018,will gather … 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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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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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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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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Fifth Decade — 1932-1942

The following is one of 5 first-person chronicles of our first 5 decades as a lodge, published in honor of our 50th anniversary in December of 1942. ________________________________________________________ FIFTH DECADE By Kelly Cline — BPOE #249  Past Exalted Ruler – written … Continue reading

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Golf Schedule for 2018 Season

 Golf Schedule for the 2018 Season* *Always subject to change as necessary • Moscow High School Golf Practice — Fridays: 4/6 through 5/11 • Men’s Opening Day Breakfast & Blind Scramble — Sunday 4/29 • Tuesday Men’s League — Tuesdays: 5/1 … Continue reading

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Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist

  Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has been chosen as a national semifinalist in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

EASTER EGG HUNT Moscow Elks will be hosting our Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31st for those children who are in 12 years old and younger. The event will start at 10:30 am and there will be … Continue reading

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Tentative Golf Schedule for 2018 Season

Tentative Golf Schedule for the 2018 Season Your Golf Committee will be reviewing, modifying and finalizing this draft, during their meeting on Wednesday March 7th.  Please feel free to attend (6:30 at the lodge) or to share your ideas with … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Hoop Shoot was a great event this year. 27 kids participated to compete for the right to represent our Lodge at district which was held in Lewiston a week after our shoot. One of our winners, Cooper … Continue reading

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Timeline Highlights — Our first 150 years.

 Timeline Highlights — Our first 150 years.   This “video timeline” developed by Grand Lodge shows some of the highlights of our first 150 years.  It’s worth the watch.  Click here or on the image to view.

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Happy New Year!!! I hope that everyone had an opportunity to enjoy some Christmas cheer over the holidays. The Moscow Elks are right back at it as we prepare to host our community Hoop Shoot on January 13, with registration … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

                Another Christmas has come and gone. I wonder how many more years we will celebrate the birth of Christ before he actually comes back to us in the Resurrection? What are your plans for 2018? I personally do not … Continue reading

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Christmas for Kids

Christmas for kids was another success!  We sponsored 29 kids from our area this year. It’s such a blessing to be able to provide a few toys and some much needed clothing for these kids. Thank you to all the … Continue reading

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