Category Archives: youth activities

Applications for Legacy Awards Are Now Available

Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships available to children and grandchildren of Elks members. In the last seven years, six children or grandchildren of Lodge #249 members have been awarded Legacy Scholarships. Eligibility requirements are outlined below. The 2021 contest opened on September … Continue reading

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How do you spell September?… F A L L 🍁

 How do you spell September?… F A L L 🍁 The golf leagues come to an end, weather changes temperature as we all change from shorts to trousers and Bar/Dining switches hours of operation.   Opening hours of the clubhouse will stay … Continue reading

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Elks’ Most Valuable Student Applications Open — closing date 11/15

The 2021 MVS application deadline is November 15, 2020. 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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2020 Cart Path Scramble for “Christmas for Kids”

  2020 Cart Path Scramble for “Christmas for Kids” Moscow Elks #249 2020 Cart Path Scramble August 22nd Four (4) Person Scramble $40 per person shotgun start at 9:00 AM This year’s scramble is for Christmas for Kids.  With such … 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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$2000 Contribution from Elks #249 to Family Promise of the Palouse

$2000 Contribution from Elks #249 to Family Promise of the Palouse Exalted Ruler Janey presents a check for $2000 to Bruce Pitman, Executive Director of Family Promise of the Palouse. Thank you to all of our members that contributed to the National … Continue reading

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Fathers Day Scramble Results

 Fathers Day Scramble Results A huge thank you to everyone attending the Fathers’ Day Scramble.  You opened your generous hearts to make our 2nd annual Fathers’ Day tournament a tremendous success!  It was a wonderful day to celebrate fathers and … Continue reading

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Join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration & 71st Sole Survivor Golf Exhibition

Join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration & 71st Sole Survivor Golf Exhibition (but please follow social distancing and face mask recommendations when indoors or outside when social distancing is not possible & do not attend if you are … Continue reading

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Who Are the Elks?

Who Are the Elks? Since 1868, millions and millions of Americans  have joined the Elks.  Find out why! Elks Care, Elks Share. Are YOU an Elk?  Elks Lodges bring so much more to their communities than just a building, golf course … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day Scramble

Fathers’ Day Scramble Members, The Nelson’s are putting on our 2nd annual Father’s Day 9 Hole Scramble on June 21st to support our Moscow Rebel Tiger Special Olympics team.  This year we will be following the Elks guidelines for COVID19 safety measures.  … Continue reading

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2-person Scramble to Benefit the Course Improvement Fund

2-person Scramble to Benefit the Course Improvement Fund Members, The Golf Club (formerly the Golf Committee) is putting on a 2-Person Scramble on MAY 23RD.   The entry fee is $20 per person with half the fee going out to prizes and half of the fee … Continue reading

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Elks National Foundation — Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday Today (May 5th) is #GivingTuesdayNow, a day of unity and giving in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Elks Lodges across the country have provided relief in their communities with the help of Elks National Foundation Gratitude Grants. If you’re … 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 Kaelen Baird Kaelen is one of the national recipients of a Legacy Scholarship provided by the Elk’s National Foundation.  He … Continue reading

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Record Set for Elks National Foundation

 This year, the Elks helped raise an incredible $6,697,176.55 for the Elks National Foundation thorugh direct member contributions, setting an all-time high.  The previous record was set in Fiscal Year 2019, when we reached $6,597,765.11 in donations. During a pandemic, Elks … Continue reading

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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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