Category Archives: youth activities

Elks’ Most Valuable Student Applications Closing 11/15

The 2019 MVS application deadline is November 15, 2018. Elks Most Valuable Student — 2018 online application The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2019 competition. Current high school seniors, or the … 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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Moscow Middle School Cross Country Meet — Golf Course Closed

Moscow Middle School Cross Country Meet — Golf Course Closed Another reminder that the Moscow Middle School will be holding a cross country meet tomorrow from 4-6pm at the Golf Course.  The course will be closed for that meet. Wayne Krauss … 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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From the Desk of the Secretary

From the Desk of the Secretary As you can see from the articles in this months 249er, we have a number of things going on this month.  We will have the Moscow Middle School hosting a cross country event on the Golf Course on the … Continue reading

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Bob Weisel Invitational — MHS Cross Country

Bob Weisel Invitational — MHS Cross Country Moscow High School will be hosting the annual Bob Weisel Invitational Cross Country here at the Moscow Elks Golf Course on Friday the 21st of September.  Come on out and support the Bears … Continue reading

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Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available

  Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available =============================== Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Elks National Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2019 contest. Five students, whose parents or grandparents … 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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Elks’ Most Valuable Student Applications Open

The 2019 MVS application deadline is November 15, 2018. Elks Most Valuable Student — 2018 online application The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2019 competition. Current high school seniors, or the … Continue reading

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Annual Raffle — Latah County Fair Volunteers

— Annual Raffle —   Latah County Fair Volunteers Dear Members, It is that time of year when we do our traditional raffle to help raise funds for our Lodge and Charitable work.  In the past we have raised these funds … Continue reading

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Jr. Sole Survivor

Jr. Sole Survivor Great day!  Bryden Brown defeats defending champion Ben Mack on second extra hole. It was a gritty heavy weight brawl ending with par edging out bogey on the 7th hole. Clutch putts were made by both competitors … 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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Thank You from the 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 Ken Jordan, Sean Dorigo & Brad … Continue reading

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Special 4th of July Guests

Special 4th of July Guests We were honored to have to two special guests join us for our annual 4th of July celebration. Shay Hagerman (left), a 2015 Legacy Award winner from Merced California lodge #1240 currently attending Washington State … 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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4th of July

July 4th, 2018 The 4th of July is coming around quickly and it will mark the 242nd anniversary of our nation’s founding.  When the national Elks Lodge (Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks) was founded this nation was only 92 years … 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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