Category Archives: youth activities

Elks BULLetin #5

Volume 5, 2017  Elks BULLetin There has been a great deal of interest in adding a large fire pit area near the Elks Lodge building.  The area would be for families, groups and individuals that would like a relaxing spot … Continue reading

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Fire Pit

  One of the projects that the Board of Directors is looking at is constructing a fire pit for members to enjoy and use for social events.  A discussion will take place on June 14 to determine the location of … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

It has been a very crazy end of winter with all the rain that is occurring. We are just one month into the new year (Elk fiscal year) and I feel like we are already behind due to weather keeping … Continue reading

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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 to improve their … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

Moscow Elks #249 held our annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday afternoon, April 15, the day before Easter. The Bunny came, the kids came, the weather held, and a wonderful time was had by all.  Thank you to the volunteers … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

Moscow Elks will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15th for those children who are in 5th grade and younger. The event will start at 10:30 am and they will be refreshments/snacks for all. If you would … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

It is hard to believe that my year as Exalted Ruler has come to end; my first year that is. It has been a tremendous learning lesson and honor, but I look forward to taking what I have learned and … Continue reading

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Lodge dues notices

As of this morning, I have mailed out all the dues statements for the new Lodge year which starts April 1st. If anyone has not received their statement by Friday the 5th, please let me know. Your dues are due … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

It is hard to believe that a year has gone by and I am already writing my last newsletter of my “first” term as exalted ruler (ER).  I mention first because I was fortunate enough to be elected as ER … Continue reading

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What do you know about our lodge?

Of the nearly 2000 Elks lodges, what do only the following lodges have in common? #174 Tacoma WA #206 Henderson KY #214 Great Falls MT #249 Moscow ID #318 Yakima WA #358 Heppner OR #372 Torrington CT #378 Haggerstown MD … Continue reading

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Teenager of the Year Award

In addition to the Most Valuable Student and Legacy scholarships, the Elks lodges in the state of Idaho are sponsoring the Teenager of the Year award program.  These grants will be awarded to any high school students (not limited to graduating … Continue reading

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Golf Schedule for 2017

The Golf Committee has finalized the golf schedule for 2017.  While the majority of the schedule, including Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday leagues remains essentially unchanged, we are modifying or replacing some other events that have been losing participants.  Additionally we are … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

  Our Elks organization turns 149 years young on February 16th! It is hard to believe that I only have two months left on my term as Exalted Ruler, which means it is time to start planning for the new fiscal … Continue reading

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Hoop Shoot

We held our annual Hoop Shoot event on January 9 and got a great turn out of our volunteers – thank you!   The following are the names and schools of our local winners: 8-9 Girls: Elle Nilsson – Russell … Continue reading

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Golf Committee meeting to set summer 2017 calendar

Your Golf Committee will hold their regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 1st, 6:30 PM at the lodge.  At this meeting we will be setting the golf calendar for the 2017 season.  The following schedule has been posted for comment and … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

  Happy New Year!   I always love this time of year because I am one of those people who truly enjoys the snow.  I realize that for most, the snow is a nuisance and it brings a lot of other … Continue reading

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Christmas for Kids Program

  We purchased gifts for 30 kids this year!  Once again, we were able to partner with the Moscow Christmas for Kids program and were able to buy for 20 kids.  The other 10 kids were tags from the Sharing … Continue reading

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golf committee update for 2017

It may be mid-winter but your golf committee is finalizing plans for next summer’s season. Our goal is to continue to provide the activities you have enjoyed in the past, while increasing involvement in our programs, and offering new opportunities for our … Continue reading

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Santa makes visit to BPOE #249

Santa made an early visit to the lodge to share some quality time with the kids, grand kids, and young guests of some of our members.  The kids had a good time and Santa probably appreciated a little break before the … Continue reading

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Cocoa with Santa

Kids’ crafts, “Twas the Night before Christmas”, hot cocoa & SANTA CLAUS! Cocoa with Santa. December 17th at 11:00 a.m. Bring the kids for crafts, a ‘Twas the Night before Christmas” story, hot chocolate and a visit with Santa Claus. … Continue reading

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