Category Archives: youth activities

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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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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SHOUT OUT

** SHOUT OUT ! ** To Scott Gropp for putting in the remaining 2 track lights in the Members Lounge. Except for some minor touch ups this room is done!  . . . To Wayne Krauss for helping rebuild the … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

EASTER EGG HUNT Moscow Elks will be hosting our Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31st for those children who are in 12 years old and younger. The event will start at 10:30 am and there will be … Continue reading

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Tentative Golf Schedule for 2018 Season

Tentative Golf Schedule for the 2018 Season Your Golf Committee will be reviewing, modifying and finalizing this draft, during their meeting on Wednesday March 7th.  Please feel free to attend (6:30 at the lodge) or to share your ideas with … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Hoop Shoot was a great event this year. 27 kids participated to compete for the right to represent our Lodge at district which was held in Lewiston a week after our shoot. One of our winners, Cooper … Continue reading

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SHOUT OUT

** SHOUT OUT ! ** Many members, members’ spouses and friends help out our Lodge throughout the year with events, repairs, cleaning and decorating and we feel that they deserve some recognition.  We would like to start an article in your 249er … Continue reading

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Timeline Highlights — Our first 150 years.

 Timeline Highlights — Our first 150 years.   This “video timeline” developed by Grand Lodge shows some of the highlights of our first 150 years.  It’s worth the watch.  Click here or on the image to view.

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Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available

— Application Deadline — February 2nd — 9:59 AM PST =============================== Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2018 contest, an increase of 50 awards. Moscow … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Happy New Year!!! I hope that everyone had an opportunity to enjoy some Christmas cheer over the holidays. The Moscow Elks are right back at it as we prepare to host our community Hoop Shoot on January 13, with registration … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

                Another Christmas has come and gone. I wonder how many more years we will celebrate the birth of Christ before he actually comes back to us in the Resurrection? What are your plans for 2018? I personally do not … Continue reading

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Christmas for Kids

Christmas for kids was another success!  We sponsored 29 kids from our area this year. It’s such a blessing to be able to provide a few toys and some much needed clothing for these kids. Thank you to all the … Continue reading

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