Past Masters Degree 2017

Word from our Brothers in Oly: Brethren, Olympia Lodge#1’s Past Masters will be hosting the annual  PMA Past Master’s degree at the Olympia Temple on January 28th, 2017 at 6:30 PM. Festivities will start with dinner: Spaghetti with meat balls, garlic bread, salad, whiskey, wine and cake. Then, the PMA will put on the degree for our…

2016 Masters Roast

It’s time again for the perennial Roast of the Masters and roast dinner. Tenino has graciously opened up the event to local masters to join in as well, or maybe WM Tim is feeling just a bit nervous? There are a few types of lodge gatherings that dot the calendar throughout the year but the…

Helping Logan widow

After the recent passing of long time member and Past Master of Tenino lodge VWB Ed Logan several Tenino brothers went to help out Ed’s wife Patti. Several long term issues at the house were addressed like work on the furnace, plumbing as well as a large landscaping project in the yard. A large portion…

Gray’s Harbor Visit – Black Powder

Interesting night down on the Harbor last night with the annual Black Powder shoot at the local gun club. WM Don Watkins was in full Mountain Man gear showing off his flint and cap rifles and pistols. Several people got a chance to shoot and watch Don show off his loading skills, yours truly even…

Oly Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner

Tenino Lodge dinner skills on display again.  Steve, Danny, Tim, and myself were there to cook, serve and clean for Olympia Lodge’s annual scholarship dinner.  About 65 people were in attendance for the dinner where we had a nice salad bar to start, smoked pork and tandoori chicken with mac n cheese for main course….

Pancake Breakfast @ Car Show 8/21

Our perennial breakfast during the car show in the park will be on August 21st this year. Come join in the work or maybe just breakfast and take a stroll around the T90 Quarrymen’s car show in the park. Admission to the show is free and their are usually a few hundred cars on display….

Chili Cook-Off Next Meeting

On the 21st of July at 6:30 pm we will be having our semi annual chili cook-off. Entries are welcome and donations are welcome to those not bringing a dish.  Tums will be sold for $1 each, the beano will be free, if not mandatory. Summer dress is still casual. Meeting will consist of finalizing…

Travelling Gavel

This past Tuesday the 24th three Tenino members traveled to Grays Harbor #52 to restart the traditional travelling gavel for district #16. With the not so distant reshuffling of the lodges in District #16 there was a long time where the tradition was dormant and waiting to be rekindled. WM Tim Lund, SW Franklyn Gallup,…

Fish fry Fundraiser

Following the rousing success of our first try last year Tenino Lodge is again hosting a Fish Fry at the Olympia Masonic Center on May 6th.  Tickets can be purchased for either cajun or battered fish, and with two sides for $10, or all the sides and soda for $15. Makes a great meal to…

EAM Degrees Next Meeting

Bro. Randazzo has put together an excellent team to confer the Entered Apprentice Mason degree on two brothers. The degrees will be at our next meeting on the 21st, at 7:30pm.

Fun and Fellowship Sunday

Fun and Fellowship Sunday. Fun for the whole family on a Sunday afternoon. Invite your parents, your kids, your grand kids, your neighbors and their kids. The price is right (free). Just your time is required. We will be creating the first hole of a 9-hole indoor mini golf course. Activities also include playing on…