Category Archives: volunteers

Portland Elks Wildfire Response

If you ever wonder why you are an Elk, remember what our lodges do for their communities in crisis.  In 1918-19 our lodge opened our doors to “Spanish flu” patients and returning WWI veterans for recuperation.  In 2020 the Miwaukie-Portland … Continue reading

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How do you spell September?… F A L L 🍁

 How do you spell September?… F A L L 🍁 The golf leagues come to an end, weather changes temperature as we all change from shorts to trousers and Bar/Dining switches hours of operation.   Opening hours of the clubhouse will stay … Continue reading

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Thanks You to Cory & Kaylynn See

Thanks You to Cory & Kaylynn See Saying “Thank You” to Cory & Kaylynn See is not enough words for sure for ALL you’ve done during my absence You guys have gone beyond the call of duty Love you both … Continue reading

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Thank You to the Ladies’ League

Thank You to the Ladies’ League Big Shout of “Thank You” to the Ladies League I truly APPRECIATE all of you who have called or messaged me to volunteer your time #MOSCOWELKSSTRONG Bobbi

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Elks Family — Covid Update

Elk Family: I am reaching out to you today, one to pray you and your family are doing well and two..to let you know that the virus has come to our safe space, the Lodge and golf course.  Two of our members including one … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed Hear Ye Hear Ye!! Volunteers Needed.  Can I get a few volunteers to open the Moscow Elks Bar/Dining for a few days Opening Shift begins at Noon until 5pm? Contact Bobbi through the lodge office for details.

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Golf Course Benches — Thank You William

Golf Course Benches — Thank You William A Big Thank You to William (RV guest) for going around and painting (sprucing up!) the benches around the course. Check out hole 4..He says it’s purple

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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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