Point Pleasant, NJ

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Durand Lodge #179 F. & A.M.

Home of the Williams Balcony

Make Your Reservations Today for the
2019 Officer's Installation Gala

17th District 2019 Officer's Installation Gala
  Purchase your tickets here or download the flyer for more information


Durand Lodge Polo Shirts Now Available!

Durand Lodge Polo Shirt
  Contact SD Joe Pollara for more information or to order


Congratulations to Our Newly Raised
Master Masons

MM Degree at Durand
WM Steve Hoptay, the Officers of Durand Lodge, and the NJ LEAD Team with Our Newest Master Masons



Durand in the Community


Durand at Point Pleasant's Memoral Day Ceremony

Durand at the Point Pleasant Memorial Day Ceremony
Point Pleasant Mayor Robert Sabosik along with Brother William Dikun the Master of Ceremonies for the event welcomed Freemasons WM Steve Hoptay, JW Frank Cole, SD Joe Pollara, and SMC Wayne Haugh


Thank you for supporting our efforts for Wreaths Across America!

Wreaths Across America 2016
On December 16th, members of the lodges in Monmouth & Ocean County paid our respects to deceased Veterans by placing over 1050 wreaths at their graves.


Designs Upon the Trestleboard

Download the
December Trestleboard
Password Required
Contact the Lodge Secretary for the Password


Installation Dates
for Lodges of the
17th District can be found here


Upcoming Events

Monday, December 10, 2018 – 7:30 pm
Annual Communication – Elections & Qualifications
Dinner at 6:30
Close Lodge of Sorrows at 6:45 pm

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Wreaths Across America Ceremony
12:00 pm - New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Holmdel

Saturday, December 15, 2018 – 12:00 pm
Wreaths Across America Ceremony
Atlantic View, White Lawn & Greenwood Cemeteries

Monday, December 17, 2018 – 6:30 pm
Rehearsal – Installation
All Officers are required to attend
All Brothers going through degrees are encouraged to meet with their mentors
Master Masons Welcome

Thursday, December 27, 2018 – 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Grand Master's Holiday Party
The Shadowbrook
1 Obre Place
Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
Tickets $80.00/ea
Reservations must be received by December 14th
Download the flyer for more information

Saturday, December 29, 2017 – 3:00 pm
Open Installation of Officers
Lunch at 1:30

Saturday, December 29, 2018 – 6:00 pm
2019 Officer's Installation Gala
Jumping Brook Country Club
210 Jumping Brook Road
Neptune, NJ 07753
Tickets $60.00/ea
Purchase your tickets here
Download the flyer for more information

Thursday, January 19, 2019 – 7:30 pm
District Lodge of Instruction
Olive Branch Lodge No. 16
2 Dutch Lane Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
District Meeting begins at 7:00 pm
Dinner served at 6:30 pm
All Officers are required to attend
Master Masons Welcome