Category Archives: Hoop Shoot

Proposed budget for new lodge year posted — vote on April 24th

The proposed budget for the new lodge year is posted on the bulletin board in the tournament room. It will be voted on at the meeting of April 24th.

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Moscow Elks #249 representative in Regional Hoop Shoot Competition

Moscow Elks #249 representative in Regional Hoop Shoot Competition Cooper Owen, a 13-year-old boy from Genesee, will compete today in the Regional Elks Club Hoop Shoot in Vancouver, Washington, with eyes on an even bigger prize.  If he wins his … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Greetings I don’t know about all of you, but I am ready for winter to be over.  It has been a long cold and snowy February and I am looking forward to seeing some green grass soon.  Some good news … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Greetings, We are now in the middle of winter and time is sure going by fast, but I am sure for some of us we would like winter to end sooner rather than later.  I have a few things to … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Merry Christmas everyone.  This message may be finding you a little late but I hope everyone had a good holiday season. I would like to announce a few things coming up in the near future.  … Continue reading

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Elks Charitable Activities

Idaho Elks Charitable Activities  Idaho Elks ranked 8th in the nation in charitable, educational, welfare and patriotic work.  Our giving totaled $11,360,558.  For the size of our state and number of members, that number is huge.  National Elks Charitable Activities  … Continue reading

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Elks Hoop Shoot

Moscow Elks’ Hoop Shoot It’s time for the annual Moscow Elks’ Hoop Shoot.  This is a free event for all 8-13 year old boys and girls residing in Latah and Whitman counties!  Registration is held the morning of the event; please bring each participant’s birth … Continue reading

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Volunteers for Hoop Shoot

Volunteers for Hoop Shoot Hey everyone, Our Local Hoop Shoot is Saturday, January 5th, at the Hamilton Indoor Recreation Center.  We are getting desperate for volunteers as we need another five or six. It will start at 8:00 AM and should be done … Continue reading

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President Bush’s Welcoming Message, 1992 Grand Lodge Convention

Upon the passing of President Bush, we recall his message to the 1992 Grand Lodge Convention  ************************************************************************************ President Bush’s Welcoming Message, 1992 Grand Lodge Convention Welcoming Message from President Bush to the Delegates at the 1992 National Convention in Dallas, … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Hello All Now it’s safe to say season’s greetings.  As we move into December and towards the holidays, I hope everyone is able to spend the holidays with their loved ones.  There will not be … 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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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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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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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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Elks Hoop Shoot

It’s time for the annual Moscow Elks’ Hoop Shoot This is a free event for all 8-13 year old boys and girls residing in Latah and Whitman counties!  Registration is held the morning of the event; please bring each participant’s birth certificate and … Continue reading

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Message from the Exalted Ruler

Message from the Exalted Ruler Tis the season to be jolly, but it is also the season to be generous.  Elks Care – Elks Share and what better way to show that we care than by sharing with those who … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

It is hard to believe that my year as Exalted Ruler has come to end; my first year that is. It has been a tremendous learning lesson and honor, but I look forward to taking what I have learned and … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

It is hard to believe that a year has gone by and I am already writing my last newsletter of my “first” term as exalted ruler (ER).  I mention first because I was fortunate enough to be elected as ER … Continue reading

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