Category Archives: volunteers

Fathers Day Scramble Results

 Fathers Day Scramble Results A huge thank you to everyone attending the Fathers’ Day Scramble.  You opened your generous hearts to make our 2nd annual Fathers’ Day tournament a tremendous success!  It was a wonderful day to celebrate fathers and … Continue reading

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Join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration & 71st Sole Survivor Golf Exhibition

Join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration & 71st Sole Survivor Golf Exhibition (but please follow social distancing and face mask recommendations when indoors or outside when social distancing is not possible & do not attend if you are … Continue reading

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Who Are the Elks?

Who Are the Elks? Since 1868, millions and millions of Americans  have joined the Elks.  Find out why! Elks Care, Elks Share. Are YOU an Elk?  Elks Lodges bring so much more to their communities than just a building, golf course … Continue reading

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Take a Book / Leave a Book at your Lodge 📚💗

Take a Book / Leave a Book at your Lodge Went from this to THAT!!📚 Thanks to ALL for donation of Take A Book / Leave A Book out at your Moscow Elks Lodge. Big Thanks to (sister) Donna Spangler Thompson … Continue reading

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Memorial Day — From 100 Years Ago —

From 100 Years Ago — Moscow Elks #249 has a long history of working, honoring, remembering and aiding returning veterans and in helping our community deal with occurrences such as the current Covid-19 pandemic. One hundred years ago in the … Continue reading

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Course Improvement Tournament Results

Course Improvement Tournament Results A Huge thank you to all of you for coming out and donating beyond what we ever could have expected.  The tournament was a great success for our golf course, restaurant, community and golfers!  Everyone enjoyed … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??   Jim Anderson  He was an all-star high school basketball player in Los Angeles, served in the United States Army prior to and during the Korean War as a medic & paratrooper, was … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? He was an all-star high school basketball player in Los Angeles, served in the United States Army prior to and during the Korean War as a medic & paratrooper, was a national … Continue reading

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New Yardage Signage for the Range

New Yardage Signage for the Range Our member-volunteers are at it again.  The new yardage signs on the driving range were installed by the crew of Jerry Curtis, Pete Lish & Wayne Krauss.  As always, thanks to our volunteers.

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From Cory — Golf Course Superintendent

Aeration of the Greens  On Saturday May 16th we will Be aerifying the greens. I need about 8 volunteers to complete this project.  I will be using a solid tine so there will NOT be plugs to shovel.  I will need people … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Thomas Michael Sullivan

Tom Sullivan Born in Holliston MA — 1943 graduated Holliston High School — Holliston MA — 1961 served in United States Army — 1961-1965 brickmason — Simi Valley CA — 1965-2005 died in Moscow ID — 2020 Lifetime member of BPOE #249  … Continue reading

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Elks National Foundation — Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday Today (May 5th) is #GivingTuesdayNow, a day of unity and giving in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Elks Lodges across the country have provided relief in their communities with the help of Elks National Foundation Gratitude Grants. If you’re … Continue reading

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From the Exalted Ruler

May is upon us.  Thirty-one days after a small officer installation and we have been prevented from having a meeting, due to this virus, enemy.  Hopefully, this limited grouping ban will be lifted soon, in phase 2 of the reopening plan.  I know you, my Elk family, … Continue reading

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Thank You to All of the Volunteers — from the course superintendent

Thank you to all of the volunteers that have been helping a tremendous amount to get the course up and going. My main focus this year will be the greens.  We are battling two formidable foes on the greens that do not go away  … Continue reading

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Message from our Idaho State President

Dear Members, I, along with all of you, am social distancing and staying safe. I did not imagine at the end of my presidency to be unable to visit lodges and see members.  The pandemic was not in my plans … Continue reading

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Volunteers Active in Getting our Golf Course going in Covid-19 Mode

Thanks to the all the folks who are going the extra mile in helping our new Golf Course Superintendent get the course up and running in what always is always a difficult time dealing with “spring on the Palouse”, but … Continue reading

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from the Bar/Dining Manager

from the Bar/Dining Manager What can I say … I am a little baffled by what’s going on (??).  March is the month to spring forward and go out like a lamb I feel like T. Rex Dino has barged … Continue reading

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Saturday Golf Course Work Crew Volunteers

Saturday Golf Course Work Crew Volunteers I would like to thank all the members who came out and spent a whole day cleaning up the golf course.  It was amazing how much they accomplished in one day.  They burned the … Continue reading

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THANK YOU! THANK YOU! ELK VOLUNTEERS 👍

THANK YOU!  THANK YOU!  ELK VOLUNTEERS I would like to give a SUPER THANK YOU to the numerous amazing Elk members who volunteered the last 3 months to service all the greenskeeper’s riding and hand held equipment, clean and organize … Continue reading

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Covid-19 impact on Elks #249 & Other Updates

Good morning, Covid-19 Impact on Elks #249 Here is an update on what is going on. The Corona Virus is affecting our Elks Lodge, right along with everyone else. At this time, all Lodge  meetings are canceled until further notice … Continue reading

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