Category Archives: Golf Course

From the Exalted Ruler

Congratulations to our newly elected officers for 2021-2022!!!   Elections were held at last Wednesday’s (February 24th) Lodge meeting.  Ben McGuckin is our new Exalted Ruler.  Brian Loomis is our Loyal Knight, Tracy Dorigo our Leading Knight and, moving over from … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

This is it, the last month of the Lodge year and what a challenge  it has been.  We all know the challenges the Covid Virus has put on us.  We were blessed that we were able to operate the Golf … Continue reading

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Winter at the Elks Golf Course — 1982

Winter at the Elks Golf Course — 1982 This was before the lodge moved from the old downtown location to the golf course. The small building in the left foreground was the old pumphouse for a well which is no … Continue reading

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From the Pages of the 249er — April 1949 — Inland Empire Trap Shoot Contest

From the Pages of the 249er — April 1949 — Inland Empire Trap Shoot Contest A popular place during the early spring weeks of 1949, despite sometimes cold, windy and wet weather, was the trapshoot range at the Elks Country … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

Ok, I know the newsletter is late this month, but there have been some last-minute changes I wanted to get out.  First of all, if you have not heard, Governor Little has moved our State into stage 3 which means we may now have meetings … Continue reading

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Golf Course Flooding

The National Weather Service issued a flood warning Tuesday night, 1/12/21, for the area.  This time they were right.   Wednesday morning — The island on the right is the back third of #7 green & the lake beyond the trees … Continue reading

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New Facebook Group — Moscow Elks #249 Members Only

New Facebook Group — Moscow Elks #249 Members Only We now have a private facebook group for members to keep up to date with events, meeting and more!   The Moscow Elks Lodge #249 private group page will post information specifically for … Continue reading

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Bar & Dining Manager Search

Bar & Dining Manager Search Position Purpose: Ensure that the day-to-day operations of the club and facility is run in an efficient, profitable, and professional manner. Qualifications and Responsibilities: Must have 1-2 years of bartending and dining experience. Running the … Continue reading

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From the Pages of the 249er — October 1948 — Lady Elks Golf Season Ending Costume Party (Staggerette)

From the Pages of the 249er — October 1948 — Lady Elks’ Golf Season Ending Costume Party — (would become Staggerette) The lady Elks golfers wound up their serason of play by holding a costume party and tournament at the … Continue reading

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From the Pages of the 249er — Winter of 1948-49 — Bowling Booming in the Basement of the Old Temple

From the Pages of the 249er — Winter of 1948-1949 — Bowling Booming in the Basement of the Old Temple During the winter months of 1948 and 1949 the bowling alleys in the basement of the old lodge were a … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

Looking back at the year of  2020 we can be amazed at what our Lodge members have accomplished despite Covid. We hired a new Greenskeeper in the Spring.  Cory and his family settled in, got to work and produced the best course conditions we have had … 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 weeks’ hints? Harry Missildine born in Parsons Kansas — 1920 grew up in Kansas, Colorado & Oklahoma graduated Tulsa Central High School — Tulsa Oklahoma attended University of … Continue reading

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Lodge 249 Reflection on 2020

We all know that 2020 has just been a miserable year for many of us and something we can all look forward to leaving behind.  I’m not here to dwell on any of the negatives but to tell you that our lodge has done … Continue reading

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SHOUT OUT

** SHOUT OUT ! ** By the time you receive your January newsletter, all the fire damage on the back porch of the Golf Course Superintendent’s residence should have been repaired and hopefully is better than new.  I want to thank a number of … Continue reading

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Reminder — GHIN Users — Renewal Date Moved to January 30th

GHIN Users — Reminder — Renewal Date Moved to January 30th If you are maintaining a GHIN (Golf Handicap Information Network) handicap through the Moscow Elks Golf Club you need to be aware of the changes made by the Washington … Continue reading

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Face Book Administrators Change

Face Book Administrators Change Along with the change in the year comes a change in our Facebook administration.  Bobbi Ross will be joined by Tracy Dorigo to handle the job of administering the Facebook page. Thanks to both of them for their commitment … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Born in Parsons KS, grew up in Kansas, Colorado & Oklahoma, graduated Tulsa Central High School — Tulsa OK, attended University of Missouri — Columbus MO, graduated from Colorado College — Colorado … Continue reading

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Moscow Elks Lodge #249 Supports the Commuity! — from the Daily News

Moscow Elks Lodge #249 Supports the Commuity! The Moscow Elks Club has a long tradition of supporting the Moscow community by giving back over $$2.4 million to the area so far.  Their charitable philosophy has created and provided numerous programs … Continue reading

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From the Pages of the 249er — June 1948 — Idaho State Elks Convention

From the Pages of the 249er  June 1948 — Idaho State Elks Convention In June of 1948, from the 17th to the 19th, the Moscow Lodge hosted the Idaho State Elks Convention.  The 700 members in attendance representied all 18 … Continue reading

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GHIN Users — Renewal Date Moved to January 30th

GHIN Users — Renewal Date Moved to January 30th If you are maintaining a GHIN (Golf Handicap Information Network) handicap through the Moscow Elks Golf Club you need to be aware of the changes made by the Washington State Golf … Continue reading

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