Category Archives: youth activities

Covid-19 impact on Elks #249 & Other Updates

Good morning, Covid-19 Impact on Elks #249 Here is an update on what is going on. The Corona Virus is affecting our Elks Lodge, right along with everyone else. At this time, all Lodge  meetings are canceled until further notice … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Exalted Ruler

Greetings Fellow Moscow Elks Members: January has already come to an end and we will be approaching spring and golf season hopefully pretty soon.  It was a quiet month but will were still accomplishing our tasks at hand.  January 11th, … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Pete Eric Isakson

Pete Isakson Born in Richland WA — 1971 graduated Richland High School — Richland WA — 1990 competed in Football, basketball & baseball — Richland HS graduated Eastern Washington University — Cheney WA — 1994 worked for Lakeland Village — … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greetings Fellow Elk Members: I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year’s.  2019 was a fast year but that means golf season is only a few months away as well as spring. December was a very eventful month.  The month started out with our annual … Continue reading

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Legacy Awards close January 31

A Lasting Legacy Scholarship-seeking season comes to an end on January 31 when the Legacy Awards application closes. Legacy Awards are available to high school seniors who are the children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks. Each Legacy Award recipient will receive a … Continue reading

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Hoop Shoot — still need more volunteers

Hoop Shoot more volunteers still needed Greetings Fellow Elk Members: January 11, 2020 we will be sponsoring the Hoop Shoot at the HIRC Center starting at 8 a.m..  We need approximately 15 to 16 volunteers to make it a successful … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Grant

Special Olympics Grant Recipient Dave Ting is honored with a $1000 check funding the Special Olympics Athletic Programs. Grant funded through Moscow Elks Lodge 249, provided by the Idaho State Elks Association.

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greetings Fellow Elk Members: November sure came in quick and left in a hurry and now with one more holiday upon us and then we can rest and breath before the New Year.  We had a couple of very successful events at the lodge this November.  Bobbi put a … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Carl Louis “Louie” Olson

Louie Olson Born near Moscow ID — 1928 woked at Rollefson Market — Moscow ID — 1942-1946 graduated from Moscow High School — 1946 farmer — Moscow ID — 1948-1966 farmer farmer — Harrison ID — 1966-1967 served on Moscow … Continue reading

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Elks Most Valuable Student Deadline — November 5th

Elks Most Valuable Student Deadline Applications are due online by November 5, 2019. The top 20 MVS finalists will attend the Most Valuable Student Leadership Weekend from April 23-26, 2020, in Chicago to interview for the top awards of $50,000, … Continue reading

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“Carved” Pumpkin / Costume Contest

Elks Halloween Party “Carved” Pumpkin / Costume Contest 1st 2nd & 3rd place prizes October 27th 3 – 6pm Appetizers and Games Provided RSVP: 208 882 3015 or 208 882 2577

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Melvin J Rodrigues

Mel Rodrigues Born in Oakland CA — 1935 graduated from Castlemont High School — Oakland CA — 1953 Stanford University — Palo Alto CA — 1953-1957 graduated Stanford University — Palo Alto CA — 1957 Pacific Gas & Electric — … Continue reading

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Moscow Middle School Cross Country Meet

Moscow Middle School Cross Country Meet — October 1st Please be advised that the golf course and clubhouse will be closed on October 1st for a middle school cross country event.

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Bob Mortensen

 H. Robert (Bob) Mortensen Born in Moscow Idaho — 1922 attended schools in Craigmont & Moscow graduated from Moscow High School — 1940 attended University of Idaho — 1940-1942 United States Army — South Pacific — 1942-1945 car salesman — … Continue reading

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Steak & Salmon Night — with “Pin the tail on the llama”

Another Friday up and around the corner with Steak/Salmon BBQ offered in the Bar/Dining at your Elks Lodge. This Friday we will have a “Pin the Tail on the Llama” for a chance to win a $100! Ticket sales for the d”tail” … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — John Isamu Ikeda

John Ikeda Born in Libby MT — 1921 attended Libby HS — Libby MT played basketball & football for Libby HS — Libby MT graduated Bonners Ferry High School — Bonners Ferry ID — 1939 section gangsman — Great Northern … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

From the Exalted Ruler Greetings fellow Elk members: I must admit and be honest I was dreading the National Elks Convention in St. Louis Missouri this past July.  I have been to St. Louis before years ago and I know how hot and humid it can … Continue reading

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Hello Fellow ELKS — from the Esquire

“Everybody can be great.  Because anybody can serve.  You don’t have to have a college degree to serve.  You don’t have to make your subject and your verb agree to serve….  You don’t have to know the second theory of thermodynamics … Continue reading

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Remaining Golf Schedule for 2019 Season — revised 6/17/19

Remaining Golf Schedule for the 2019 Season* *Always subject to change as necessary Tuesday league — Tuesday @ 5:30 PM —  7/16 – 8/27 Ladies’ league — Wednesday @ 5:30 PM —  7/17 — 8/14 Thursday league — Thursday @ 1:00 PM … Continue reading

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Thank You from the Golf Committee

Thank You from your Golf Committee Thank you to all the volunteers & sponsors who made the annual 4th of July celebration possible.  In particular, thanks to  Kathy Christian for chairing the sub-committee for the 4th of July holiday celebrations, and to  Sean … Continue reading

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