Category Archives: youth activities

Message from the Exalted Ruler

Happy 4th of July everyone and God Bless America! July finds the Elks in the busiest season of the year, with something happening almost every day of the week. Golf tournaments, dinners, and more…I strongly encourage all members to tune … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day Scramble

A huge thank you for your donations and attending the 3rd annual Father’s Day 9-hole scramble.  We could not have asked for better weather to celebrate our fathers and spend time with family and friends.  It was a huge success raising $2,000 for … Continue reading

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Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night Movie night has been moved indoors at 7pm to accommodate our youngest family members! Please let us know what movie your kids would love to see on movie night! Friday June 18 Movie starts at 7:00 PM Moscow … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Were you able to name this past Moscow Elks member from last week’s hints? Carl Stanley (Curly) Munson  Born in Chicago IL — 1924, competed in football, baseball and spped skating in high school — Chicago IL, served in United … Continue reading

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Monday, June 14th is Flag Day

Monday, June 14th is Flag Day Your Elks Lodge asks you to display your American flag on June 14th for Flag Day.  Flag Day is a celebration of the American flag that occurs each year on the anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Were you able to name this past Moscow Elks member from last week’s hints? Dr. Leonard C.  (Doc) Labine   Born in Nashua NH — 1920 graduated from the University of Idaho — Moscow ID played football, basketball & baseball — … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day Scramble to Benefit Special Olympics

Fathers’ Day Scramble to Benefit Special Olympics We are putting on our 3rd annual Father’s Day 9 Hole Scramble on June 20th to support our Moscow Rebel Tiger Special Olympics team.  Since this is a family day, we will limit … Continue reading

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Legacy Grants

Legacy Grants The Moscow Elks Lodge was recently the recipient of two winners of the Elks National Foundation’s Legacy Scholarship Award in the amount of $4000.  A total of 350 awards were issued this year throughout the United States and … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

I inserted the “Our Mission” statement to help remind all of us what the Elks organization is all about.  We are a golf course; we are a social club and we are a community gathering place at times. I really … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Born in Nashua NH — 1920 graduated from the University of Idaho — Moscow ID played football, basketball & baseball — University of Idaho, served in Unites States Army — WWII, attended … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Born in Moscow ID, won Moscow City horseshoe tournament, won Idaho State Junior Golf Tournament, graduated from Moscow HS,, attended University of Idaho — Moscow ID, served in United States Navy — … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

May finds the Elks bustling with activity and in full swing.  The calendar is full with golf leagues, the Exalted Rulers cup and scrambles.  The lodge bar and dinning is open and serving a full menu, and will be beginning … Continue reading

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Legacy Award Winners from Moscow Lodge #249

I just received word on the winners of the 2021 Legacy Scholarships. Five were awarded to the State of Idaho and our Lodge received two of them. Our local winners were Kirsten Wambeke and Jaye Collier. They each will receive … Continue reading

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MHS JV Golf Match

MHS JV Golf Match FYI, there  is a high school golf tournament scheduled for this Thursday.  There will be approximately 30 golfers and they will have a shotgun start at 10am, hopefully to be finished up between 2pm and 3pm.  The … Continue reading

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National Volunteers Day — April 18th

National Volunteers Day — April 18th

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What Do You Get for Your Dues When You Join the Elks

What do you get for your dues when you join the Elks? You get the opportunity …. To belong to the finest fraternal order in the world, To be associated with 400+ local members and 1 million members in 2000 … Continue reading

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Kid’s Holiday Activities — December 1949

Kid’s Holiday Activities — December 1949 December of 1949 saw Moscow Elks #249 hosting our annual Kids Christmas Party at the Kenworthy Theater and Teenage Dance at the temple.  The Campfire Girls of Moscow helped pack the Christmas boxes which … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greetings Elks! Spring breakup is here and the excitement of new life is in the air.  A new year has arrived and it promises to be a great one as, God willing, the COVID-19 pandemic begins to recede and some … Continue reading

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1949 Moscow-Pullman Football Game — For our Crippled Children

1949 Moscow-Pullman Football Game  — For our Crippled Children In 1947 the state of Idaho was visited by a major polio outbreak leaving hundreds of children in the state crippled by the disease.  By the fall of 1949, the Idaho State … Continue reading

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Easter at the Elks

Moscow Elks Lodge #249 will be hosting our Elks Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 3rd for those children who are 12 years old and younger. The event will start at 10:30 am. The annual Easter egg hunt returns after … Continue reading

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