The 2017 Spring Installation was a great day spent with family and friends to see Alex installed as the new Master Councillor, Andy as the Senior Councillor, and Eric as the Junior Councillor, along with the slate of appointed officers. The coming term promises to have many great activities and service projects.
At our annual sweetheart dance held February 18, the chapter selected Marissa as the new chapter sweetheart. She will be working hard to raise money for our state charity and help the chapter with our fundraising as well.
DeMolay is the premier youth organization dedicated to teaching young men to be better persons and leaders. DeMolay is for young men between the ages of twelve and twenty-one. DeMolay members include all types of leaders: United States Presidents, Senators, Congressmen, State Governors, Astronauts, Professional Athletes, and Chairmen of major corporations. DeMolay Alumni include… Continue reading DeMolay IN A NUTSHELL
The Tall Cedars Forest #77 held their 50 and 60 year pin presentation at their Installation of Officers on Saturday, December 17, and invited Westmoreland Chapter to be there with them. A great meal was served by Hudson's Catering (I mean, seriously that salisbury steak was great), and we got to hear about some… Continue reading Tall Cedars Awards
The 2016 Grand Master's Class weekend at Patton Campus was a lot of fun for all who went, and who will ever forget that amazing game of PIG?
On October 30, we had the pleasure of taking a trip across the state to Philadelphia in order to attend Northeast Chapter's Installation of Officers. The trip would have been worth the drive just to support our brothers in Philadelphia, but we got the added bonus of retrieving The Judge. While in Philly, we couldn't… Continue reading Northeast Visit and Cheese Steaks
On October first we enjoyed a beautiful day by participating in the annual walk for dyslexia at the Greater Pittsburgh Masonic Center, raising money to support the programs that the dyslexia centers provide.
Article By- Dad Holtzer Recently Westmoreland Chapter attended the pre meeting dinner of Shidle Lodge # 601. They were there to present the officers with their "Take The Risk" T-Shirts. Shidle lodge won the Fall Membership Challenge. Also pictured is the Lovely pink flag that Westmoreland Chapter is displaying in their Chapter Room to remind… Continue reading Take the Risk Challenge with Shidle Lodge
The Story of Jacques DeMolay Jacques DeMolay was born in 1244. At the age of 21, he joined the Order of the Knights Templar, an order that was sent to guard the roads from Jerusalem to Acre. In 1298, Jacques DeMolay was named the Grand Master of the Knights Templar. On October 13th, 1307, there… Continue reading A brief history of Jacques DeMolay
On March 24, 2012, several members and advisors of Westmoreland Chapter traveled to the Pleasant Valley Masonic Center to assist with the C.H.I.P. (Child Identification Program) Program. By the end of the day twenty children had participated. This program is important so that the parents have information about their children in case there is… Continue reading Westmoreland CHIP’s In