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Golf Schedule for 2019 Season

 Golf Schedule for the 2019 Season* *Always subject to change as necessary MHS golf practices — Friday @ 3:30 PM — 3/22 – 5/17 GHIN activation — Saturday @ 8:30 AM — 3/23 MHS JV Golf Tournaments — Wednesday @ 10:00 … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

From the Desk of the Secretary Here we are, into March and we still have snow. We do need the moisture, but a little less snow would be fine with me. If you haven’t already, you will soon receive your … Continue reading

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From the Inner Guard

“The best antidote I know for worry is work. The best cure for weariness is the challenge of helping someone who is even more tired. One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Greetings, We are now in the middle of winter and time is sure going by fast, but I am sure for some of us we would like winter to end sooner rather than later.  I have a few things to … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Merry Christmas everyone.  This message may be finding you a little late but I hope everyone had a good holiday season. I would like to announce a few things coming up in the near future.  … Continue reading

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Your Anniversary Grant at Work:

Your Anniversary Grant at Work The Disability Action Center recently installed a ramp for a Moscow woman who was injured in a car accident.  She had already been discharged and was in the home, but it takes 3 men to lift … Continue reading

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Elks Charitable Activities

Idaho Elks Charitable Activities  Idaho Elks ranked 8th in the nation in charitable, educational, welfare and patriotic work.  Our giving totaled $11,360,558.  For the size of our state and number of members, that number is huge.  National Elks Charitable Activities  … Continue reading

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Elks Support for the Disability Action Center

Elks’ Support for the Disability Action Center At our regular lodge meeting, December 12th, we presented a check to the Disability Action Center. The $1500 was an Anniversary Grant from the Elks National Foundation. Anniversary Grants are the Elks National Foundation’s … Continue reading

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Christmas for Kids

 Christmas for Kids This is just a small amount of the presents our Lodge has purchased as our part of the local Christmas for Kids program! Thank you to Jennifer Lambert for coordinating this program again this year.   Christmas … Continue reading

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Community Volunteers Making a Difference

Community Volunteers Making a Difference Local Elks Lodges from every state, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Panama Canal Zone will be busy helping our communities this holiday season.  Thousands of needy families will receive food baskets and presents.  The Elks National President, … Continue reading

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President Bush’s Welcoming Message, 1992 Grand Lodge Convention

Upon the passing of President Bush, we recall his message to the 1992 Grand Lodge Convention  ************************************************************************************ President Bush’s Welcoming Message, 1992 Grand Lodge Convention Welcoming Message from President Bush to the Delegates at the 1992 National Convention in Dallas, … Continue reading

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Donations Accepted for California Camp Fire Disaster

Donations Accepted for California Camp Fire Disaster With the recent California Camp Fire, the Order has sent $25,000.00 to aid those in distress. If you would like to provide assistance, please send your donation to the Elks Disaster Relief Program, Incorporated. Upon … Continue reading

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Elks National Foundation — donations

Elks National Foundation — donations Good morning, It is time to make your donation to the Elks National Foundation. The picture below was taken on October 6th after reconstruction of the stage at Robinson Park. This was done in partnership … Continue reading

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Gratitude Grant – Robinson Park Project

Gratitude Grant – Robinson Park Project Here  is a picture of the finished project from Saturday. Our Lodge and Scout Pack 325 partnered in rebuilding the stage at Robinson Park. Materials were purchased with out Gratitude Grant. Thank you to … Continue reading

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Robinson Park Service Project

Robinson Park Service Project Dear Members, As you have heard and read, we are doing a service project this Saturday, October 6, starting at 8 am at Robinson Park.  This project was something we earned a grant for and have … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

From the Exalted Ruler Greetings, I would like to start by clearing up a misunderstanding on my part in regards to the fund  raiser that was held on September 15.  Since my last ER message, I have spoken with Arch Harner, and he conveyed to me … Continue reading

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FORE — On Course

Here’s what’s happening through the end of the season at your golf course. Friday September 21st Bob Weisel Invitational — MHS Cross Country Meet Friday September 21st Friday Couples’ Golf & Steak Night Saturday September 22nd John’s Alley 7-iron tournament … Continue reading

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“Baby Thomas” Fundraiser for ALL research and the Anna Schindler Foundation

— “Baby Thomas” Fundraiser — for ALL research and the Anna Schindler Foundation In December of 2016, immediately after he was born, Thomas, son of one of our members, was taken to Spokane’s Sacred Heart Hospital for medical treatment on a … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Hello All It’s been a great summer so far and fall is soon upon us. I know many golfers are not happy to see summer end, but I am looking forward to cooler weather, less bugs, hunting and football.  Also, there are will be some great events … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

It is traditional that fall means the beginning of the Elks Scholarship programs. This excerpt was taken from a letter sent in August from ENF. “The ENF Legacy Awards contest kicks off on September 1.  The application will be available at  enf.elks.org/legacyscholarship.  Why should children and grandchildren from … Continue reading

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