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2018 Master Phil Feigel, Past Master Ron Burgess and Past Master Gene Crady

 

Visting Brother and Past Master Ron Burgess of Dallasburg Lodge No. 621 presented the Brothers of Pewee Valley Lodge No. 829 with a vintage trestle board from Dallasburg Lodge.  Unfortunately, Dallasburg Lodge had to close due to waning membership, so Bro. Burgess was able to save this trestle board and present this to Pewee Valley Lodge.  Its a great honor to be able to share in the history of another Lodge.  Dallasburg Lodge was in operation from 1895 to 2017.

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Acting Master Rob Henry with the Grand Lodge of Kentucky's Grand Tyler Bro. Dick Short

Brothers, if its been a while since you've been to Lodge then you need to stop by for a visit!  We've had a lot of things going on this year.  We have had numerous guests and visitors, including the Grand Tyler from the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, Brother Dick Short.  We've also conferred the EA on one new candidate and will be conferring the EA degree on two more candidates on June 5th!  Check our calendar for more info.

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Brothers Shawn Parker (left), John Adkins (2nd from right) and Casey Marrilla (right) welcome our newest EA

One of the big changes the Lodge has undergone is a fantastic renovation project by the Lodge!  The Lodge has a fresh coat of paint, new carpet, new chairs and has been better organized.  A HUGE thanks goes out to Brothers Gene Crady and Bob Strange for taking charge of this project, and what a huge difference it has made.  If its been a while since you've been to Lodge, then now is the time to stop in for a visit!

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Its been a great year for the Lodge, and with the installation of new officers for the coming 2018 year, it promises to be another great year!  Congratulations to all the Brothers who worked so hard during the previous year and to all the newly elected Brothers.  If you haven't been to Lodge in a while, pay us a visit and see what's going on.  As always, we meet the first and third Tuesday of every month, with dinner at 6:30 pm and the Lodge opening at 7:30 pm.

To see more photos from the installation, click THIS LINK!

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Brothers from Pewee Valley Lodge No. 829 helped out local girl scout troop 458 by making a few donations to them to help with their latest projects of adding a flower garden and benches to one of Oldham County's local parks.  The brothers are always willing to support all of our local groups that work to preserve and improve our community!

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Freemasons donate more to charity than any other organization in the world.  One of the many things Kentucky Masons contribute to, is to that of the Masonic Homes of Kentucky.  The Masonic Homes started as a place to provide essential needs to Masons, their widows and orphans.  However, today the Masonic Homes of Kentucky offers daily living accommodations and specialized services people of all ages, regardless of affiliation.  Pewee Valley Lodge has consistently throughout the years supported the Masonic Homes and continues to take pride and assisting with this great cause.  This year, the 2017 Master of Pewee Valley Lodge, Tom Ruby, was presented with the award above in recognition of the Lodge's ongoing support of the Masonic Homes.