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Durand Lodge #179 F. & A.M.

Home of the Williams Balcony

Scholarship Submission Deadline is in
Only 1 Week Away

MCF Scholarship Information
The Masonic Charity Foundation Scholarship information for the
2017-2018 academic year is now available.
Find more information here
Find the Scholarship Applications Here
Completed applications must be postmarked by February 24th 2017


Congratulations to Our 2017 Officers

Durand Lodge Officers for 2017
RW Deiter B. Hees, DGM; RW Gary J. Olsen, DDGM; RW Harry E. DiCorcia, GC; RW D. Melville Russen, DRI & the 2017 Officers of Durand Lodge


Thank you to our Widows & Ladies for Joining Us on Senior Warden's Night

Widow's Night


Thank You for Supporting the
3rd Annual

John Cumming Memorial Golf Classic


Thanks to you, we were able to make a nice contribution to the John Cumming Scholarship Fund.


Durand in the Community


Congratulations to Durand Lodge's 2017
Nominees for Educator of the Year & First Responder of the Year

Durand's 2017 Educator of the Year & First Responder of the Year


Durand Honoring an Eagle Scout

Durand Honors an Eacgle Scout
Congratulations Connor James Quinlan of Troop 33 in Brick on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout


Thank you for supporting our efforts for Wreaths Across America!

Wreaths Across America 2016
On December 17th, 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
February Trestleboard
Password Required
Contact the Lodge Secretary for the Password


Upcoming Events

Monday, February 20, 2017 – 6:30 pm
Rehearsal
All Officers are required to attend
All Brothers going through degrees are encouraged to meet with their mentors
Master Masons Welcome

Friday, February 24, 2016 – 6:30 pm
Grand Lodge Table Lodge
MCF Fellowship Center
1114 Oxmead Road
Burlington, NJ 08016
Tickets $35.00/ea
Reservations must be received by February 17th 2017
Open to All (21 and Over)
Download the flyer for more information

Saturday, February 25, 2017 – 1:00 pm
Polar Bear Plunge
Benefiting the New Jersey Special Olympics
Seaside Heights
Meeting Place at 9:00 am:
Harmony Temple
110 Route 37W
Toms River, NJ 08754
Team Name: Hiram On Ice
Register or donate online at: www.plungeseaside.org

Monday, February 27, 2017 – 7:30 pm
Regular Communication – Master Mason Degree
Dinner at 6:30

Saturday, March 11, 2017 – 9:30 am
New Jersey Lodge of Masonic Research and Education No. 1786
Hightstown-Apollo Lodge No. 41
535 North Main St.
Hightstown, NJ 08520
Master Masons Welcome
Bro. Jay Hochberg presenting "Question Everything (And Answer as Best You Can)"
RSVP to R.W. Bob Howard or
Bro. Marty Bogardus
Get More Information Here

Thursday, March 16, 2017 – 7:30 pm
District Lodge of Instruction
Caesarea Lodge No. 64
60 Osborn Street
Keyport, NJ 07735
District Meeting begins at 7:00 pm
District Lodge of Instruction begins at 7:30 pm
All Officers are required to attend
Master Masons Welcome

Saturday, March 18, 2017 – 6:00 pm
The Chairman's Ball
MCF Fellowship Center
1114 Oxmead Road
Burlington, NJ 08016
Tickets $100.00/ea
Reservations must be received by March 10th 2017
Download the flyer for more information

Friday, March 31, 2017 – 5:30 pm
Annual Brotherhood Night
NUR Shrine Center
198 S. DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Cost: $40.00
Contact WM Jim Sestito for tickets

Saturday, April 8, 2017 – 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Arc Walk
Set up at the Wonder Bar
5th Avenue and the Boardwalk
Asbury Park

Sunday, April 9, 2017 – 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Menlo Park Veteran's Home Escort Duty
Please arrive at the lodge by 8:30 am

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – 6:00 pm
Grand Lodge Banquet & Annual Communication
Bally's Hotel & Casino
Ocean Ballroom
Park Place and the Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Tickets $70.00/ea
Reservations must be received by April 7th 2017
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 – 2:00 pm
Grand Master's Installation
Bally's Hotel & Casino
Convention Room
Park Place and the Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Grand Master's Reception
3:00 pm - Church Service at the Masonic Home Chapel
4:00 pm - Social Hour
5:00 pm - Dinner
6:30 pm - Reception
MCF Fellowship Center
1114 Oxmead Road
Burlington, NJ 08016
Tickets $65.00/ea
Reservations must be received by April 15th 2017
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Friday, June 16, 2017
11th Annual BlueClaws Baseball Game
Ticket prices – Adults: $35.00, Children 5-11: $20.00, under 5 years: free
Contact WB John Wardell at 732-892-9644 for tickets