Category Archives: youth activities

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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FORE — On Course

Here’s what’s happening in the next few weeks at your golf course. Tuesday July 10th Elks Jr. Golf Program Tuesday July 10th Tuesday Men’s League Wednesday July 11th Ladies’ League Thursday July 12th Thursday Men’s League Friday July 13th Friday … Continue reading

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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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Scholarship Award Presentations at Colfax HS

Scholarship Award Presentations at Colfax High School Loyal Knight Janey Wineinger presented scholarship award from Moscow Elks #249 to four Colfax High School students at their awards night May 29th. The awards went to — Sara Whelchel  — 3rd place … Continue reading

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Legacy Award Presentation

Legacy Award Presentation Moscow Elks Lodge #249 was proudly represented at the Genesee High School awards presentation by Loyal Knight Janey Wineinger on the morning of May 23rd. Janey recognized Virginia Monk for being awarded an Elks Legacy Award.  There … Continue reading

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2018 Scholarship Award Presentations

2018 Scholarship Award Presentations Representatives of our lodge will be visiting local schools to present awards to winners of this years Most Valuable Student and Elks Legacy Award competitions. We will be representing the lodge in — Genesee on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Bull Elk Award

Bull Elk Award Ken Jordan receives his award as Bull Elk of the Year from PER Corey Ray. Ken has spent many hours as Webmaster, Chair of the Golf Committee as well as being very active in Youth Scholarships. Thank … 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 Virginia Monk. Virginia will receive an award of $4000 toward her college education.  She is one … Continue reading

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JV Golf — Clarkston & Sandpoint at Moscow

Bantams, Bulldogs & Bears The Moscow Elks will be hosting a JV Golf match between the Clarkston Bantams, Sandpoint Bulldogs and Moscow Bears on Wednesday, April 25th.  The course will be closed to member play from 10:00 AM until 4:00 … Continue reading

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Elks Jr. Golf

Elks 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 … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greeting from your new Exalted Ruler! For those of you that do not know me, my name is Travis Mechling, I am 45 years old, married, and my wife (Tanya Mechling) and I are currently raising 4 children. We live … Continue reading

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National Most Valuable Student Scholarship

  Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Winner A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has won a national award in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax High School, … Continue reading

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Easter at the Elks

Easter at the ElksThe weather cooperated, a great bunch of egg-hunters were delivered to the lodge for our annual Easter egg hunt, and even the Easter goats made an appearance. 

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MHS Golf Practice

Be on the lookout for Bears on the course this spring. The Moscow High School Bears’ Golf team made their first appearance  of the season at the Elks this Tuesday, March 13.  They have several Friday nights in April & … Continue reading

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Golf Schedule for 2018 Season

 Golf Schedule for the 2018 Season* *Always subject to change as necessary • Moscow High School Golf Practice — Fridays: 4/6 through 5/11 • Men’s Opening Day Breakfast & Blind Scramble — Sunday 4/29 • Tuesday Men’s League — Tuesdays: 5/1 … Continue reading

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Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist

  Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has been chosen as a national semifinalist in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax … Continue reading

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