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From the Master

Stated Communication 1/6/17

The next stated communication of Cazenovia Lodge #616 F&AM will be Friday, January 6, 2017 at 7:30PM at our lodge rooms. Your attendance is greatly appreciated.

RW James Wightman, Master
W Gregory Wright, Secretary

Practice 9-15-16

Greeting on Thursday Sept. 15 at 7pm we will be having a practice on open and closing. Regular meeting Friday the 16 730 R.W. Dick Freeman will be speaking on Scottish Rite. See you in lodge Jim


We will be holding a Table Lodge on August 19th at 6:30pm. Presiding the R.W. Sandy Sampson. Dinner will be held at 6:30 pm. sharp.

Cost of the dinner will be $8.00. BBQ pulled pork. If you have never attended a Table Lodge you really should mark the date and come. It is a unique experience. Business casual dress. There is limited seating for this event. 30 people maximum. Get your reservations in as soon as possible. I will be putting the invitation out to the other lodges on the grapevine soon. You have first change to take advantage of this event.

We are going to make the table lodge more interesting… You are invited to bring your wives and girlfriends to this table lodge dinner. To make things even better, I invite you to bring a prospective Mason for the fellowship. Anyone bringing a prospective member for their lodge will get a free dinner for you and him. All Entered Apprentice and Fellow craft are welcome. August 19th…dinner at 6:30pm. This is a great night of fun and fellowship with the R.W. Sandy Sampson presiding.

See you on the 19th!

Reservations can be made at or by calling me at 315-662-3316. Hope to see you at this event.



I urge you to make reservations for Brother Bring a Friend at Cazenovia Lodge on August 5th We are having BBQ ribs, salt potatoes, coleslaw and desert. Price: $8.00. Time: 6:30pm

Bring a Friend and eat for free! This is a great time to introduce a worthy friend to Masonry.

Reservations at this email or 315-662-3316.


Trestle Board 2016-17

Cazenovia Lodge 616 Trestle Board 2016 – 2017

July 2nd, 3rd and 4th Check with 4th of July committee…Mason’s involved
July 15th Regular Meeting and practice session for all officers. All members welcome.
July 23rd Apron Presentation and dinner
August 5th BBQ ribs. Brother bring and friend night.
August 19th Table Lodge with Sandy Samson. Dinner at 6:30
September 9th Practice for officers.
September 16th Regular lodge meeting – Royal Arch speaker.
October 5th Masonic Research Lab presentation with Caz Library at Library
October 7th Regular meeting. Dick Freeman speaking on Scottish Right
October 8th New Lodge Open House for community 10:00am – 2:00pm
November 4th Regular meeting, rehearsal DD official visit
November 11th Practice for DDGD official visit
November 18th DDGD official visit
December 2nd Regular meeting.
December 16th Christmas Party?

January 6th Regular meeting. Ron McDermott acting Master
January 20th Regular meeting. Ron McDermott acting Master
February 3rd Open meeting: Families invited to Rainbow Girl presentation by Greg Wright and members of District Rainbow Girls. Ron McDermott acting Master
February 17th Start preparation for dedication and 150 Anniversary Party. August 5, 2017.
March 3rd Regular Meeting
March 17th Regular Meeting
April 7th Regular meeting or ? yellow dog degree
April 21st Regular meeting nomination of officers
May 18th Regular meeting election of officers. Ron McDermott run meeting
June 2nd Installation of officers