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Iowa Masonic Yearly Calendar – Updated 8/05/2014
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2014

 

 

 

December – 2014

3 Des Moines –  Regional School 5:30 P.M. (East Gate Lodge No. 630)

4 Lucas –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

6* Cedar Rapids – Certified Mentor Training, Cedar Rapids Scottish Rite, 616 A Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, beginning at 8:30 AM

13* Altoona – Certified Mentor Training, King David Lodge No. 407, 707 8th St, Altoona, beginning at 8:30 AM

13** Des Moines – Constituting Ceremony for Legacy Lodge No. 682; Des Moines Scottish Rite, 519 Park St, Des Moines, beginning at 5:00 PM

25 CHRISTMAS

27* Davenport – Feast of the Holy Saints John (Personal)

2015

January – 2015

1 NEW YEAR’S DAY

6 Secretaries Conference Ottumwa

8 Secretaries Conference Bettendorf

10 Sioux City – Certified Mentor Training

10 Des Moines – Iowa Conference for Masonic Cooperation

13 Secretaries Conference Guttenberg

14 Des Moines – Meeting of the Lodge Service Committee

15 Secretaries Conference Des Moines

17 Secretaries Conference Spencer

17 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

19 Secretaries Conference Avoca

20 Secretaries Conference Bedford

21 Secretaries Conference Sioux City

22 Secretaries Conference Carroll

26 Secretaries Conference Hampton

27 Secretaries Conference Cedar Rapids

29 Secretaries Conference Burlington

31 Des Moines – Iowa York Rite College No. 37, 519 Park St.

February – 2015

5-7 * Kearney, NE – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Nebraska (Personal)

15-17 * Vancouver, BC – Conference of Grand Masters of Masons of North America (Personal)

15-17 Vancouver, BC – Conference of Grand Secretaries of Masons of North America

16 PRESIDENT’S DAY

21 Centerville – Reception and 3rd Degree

March – 2015

1 Altoona – OES Brunch

7 ** Sioux City – Reception Jeffery D. Heimensen, Grand Chaplain

11 Cedar Rapids Meeting of the Lodge Service Committee.

18 Des Moines – DeMolay Legion of Honor (Personal)

19 Cedar Falls –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

20 Avoca –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

19-21 Topeka, KS – Grand Lodge of Kansas

24  Cedar Rapids – Scholarship interviews

25  Des Moines – Scholarship interviews

26 Pleasant Hill – Reception and 3rd Degree

26-28 Duluth, MN – Grand Lodge of Minnesota

26-28 Duluth, MN – Midwest Conference on Masonic Education

31 Waverly – Scholarship interviews

April – 2015

5 EASTER

9 Ames – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

10 Manilla –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

11 Des Moines –  Regional School 8:00A.M. (Daylight Lodge No. 660)

11 * Des Moines – Nominating Meeting

11* Des Moines – Grand Master’s DeMolay Class

18 **  Manilla – Reception A. Lyle Miller, Deputy Grand Master

24 Ottumwa –  Regional School 9:00A.M. (Empire Lodge No. 269)

25 Fort Madison –  Regional School 8:00A.M.

25 ** Reception David K. Aves, Junior Grand Warden and Fredrick L. Erickson, Junior Grand Deacon

26 **Monticello – Camp Courageous Omelet Breakfast

May – 2015

2 ** Moville – Reception Denis G. Stubbs, Senior Grand Steward and Sheldon J. Menin Junior Grand Steward

2 Cedar Rapids – Linn County Genealogical Society 50 Year Anniversary

2 Cedar Rapids – Scottish Rite Reunion

2 Des Moines – Iowa York Rite College No. 37, 519 Park Street

9 Des Moines – Reception Andrae C. Delaney, Grand Tyler

10 Mothers Day

15 Griswold –  Regional School 5:30 P.M.

16 Altoona –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

24 Des Moines – Reception and 3rd Degree South Gate

25 MEMORIAL DAY

June – 2015

4-6 * Madison, WI – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Wisconsin (Personal)

4-6 Winnipeg, MB – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Manitoba

4-6 * Ames – Annual Conclave, Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Iowa (Personal)

10 Des Moines – Meeting of the Lodge Service Committee

12 Moville –  Regional School 5:30 P.M.

13 Carroll –  Regional School 8:00A.M.

11-13 * ??, SD – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of South Dakota (Personal)

20 Fort Dodge – Cornerstone Laying Ceremony

20 Cedar Rapids – Library Tour Brubaker Lodge

21 Fathers Day

25-27 * Cedar Rapids – American Education Symposium

July – 2015

4 INDEPENDENCE DAY

8 Newton –  Regional School 5:30 P.M..

5-9 Houston, Texas – Imperial Shrine Session

18 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

August – 2015

13-15 Des Moines – Grand Chapter R.A.M. and Grand Council R. & S.M.

14 – Cedar Rapids – Meeting of the Lodge Service Committee.

14-16 * Cedar Rapids – Midwest Conference of Masonic Grand Lodges (Personal)

22 Adel –  Regional School 9:00A.M.

28-30 – Delhi – Lodge Service Committee Retreat.

September – 2015

7 LABOR DAY

7 Ottumwa – Regional School 9:00 A.M. (Ottumwa Lodge No. 16) C. Dale Cox School of Instruction

12 Des Moines – Reception Grand Commander Knights Templar

16 * Sioux City – Meeting of the Trustees of the Grand Lodge (Personal)

16 * Sioux City – Meeting of the Pension Administrators (Personal)

17-19 ** Sioux City – 171st Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Iowa

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26 Cedar Rapids or Iowa City – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

27-29 * Columbia, MO – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Missouri (Personal)

October – 2015

3 Des Moines – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Bartholomew Conclave

8-10 * Springfield, IL – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Illinois (Personal)

10 ** ?? – Reception for the Grand Master of Masons in Iowa

17 Marshalltown – KYCH Meeting

November – 2015

7 Cedar Rapids – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Ignatius Conclave

7 Cedar Rapids – Scottish Rite Reunion

26 THANKSGIVING

December – 2015

25 CHRISTMAS

27 * Davenport – Feast of the Holy Saints John (Personal)

2016

January – 2016

1 NEW YEAR’S DAY

16 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

23 Marshalltown – Iowa York Rite College No. 37

February – 2016

4-6 * Kearney, NE – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Nebraska (Personal)

20-23 * Madison, WI – Conference of Grand Masters of Masons of North America (Personal)

20-23 Madison, WI – Conference of Grand Secretaries of Masons of North America

22 PRESIDENT’S DAY

March – 2016

5 Marshalltown – Meeting of Iowa York Rite College No. 37

17-18 ??, KS – Grand Lodge of Kansas

18 Des Moines – DeMolay Legion of Honor (Personal)

27 EASTER

April – 2016

9 Ames – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

May – 2015

2 Cedar Rapids – Scottish Rite Reunion

2 Marshalltown – Iowa York Rite College No. 37

2 Des Moines – York Rite College #37, 519 Park St.

25 MEMORIAL DAY

June – 2016

4 * ?? – Annual Conclave, Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Iowa (Personal)

4 * Madison, WI – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Wisconsin (Personal)

4 Winnipeg, MB – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Manitoba

16-18 ??, ND – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of North Dakota

16-18 * ??, SD – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of South Dakota (Personal)

July – 2016

4 INDEPENDENCE DAY

16 Des Moines – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

16 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

August – 2016

19-21 * ?? – Midwest Conference of Masonic Grand Lodges (Personal)

September – 2016

5 LABOR DAY

5 Ottumwa – C. Dale Cox School of Instruction

14 * Bettendorf – Meeting of the Trustees of the Grand Lodge (Personal)

14 * Bettendorf – Meeting of the Pension Administrators (Personal)

15-17 ** Bettendorf – 171st Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Iowa

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24 Cedar Rapids or Iowa City – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

25-27 * Columbia, MO – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Missouri (Personal)

October – 2016

1 Des Moines – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Bartholomew Conclave

4 * Springfield, IL – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Illinois (Personal)

9 ** ?? – Reception for the Grand Master of Masons in Iowa

15 Marshalltown – KYCH Meeting

November – 2016

5 Cedar Rapids – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Ignatius Conclave

5 Cedar Rapids – Scottish Rite Reunion

24 THANKSGIVING

December – 2016

25 CHRISTMAS

27 * Davenport – Feast of the Holy Saints John (Personal)

2017

January – 2017

1 NEW YEAR’S DAY

14 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

21 Marshalltown – Iowa York Rite College No. 37

February – 2017

4-6 * ??, NE – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Nebraska (Personal)

18-22 * Omaha, NE – Conference of Grand Masters of Masons of North America (Personal)

18-22 Omaha, NE – Conference of Grand Secretaries of Masons of North America

March – 2017

4 Marshalltown – Meeting of Iowa York Rite College No. 37

16-18 ??, KS – Grand Lodge of Kansas

18 Des Moines – DeMolay Legion of Honor (Personal)

April – 2017

8 Ames – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

16 EASTER

May – 2017

6 Marshalltown – Iowa York Rite College No. 37

30 MEMORIAL DAY

June – 2017

1-3 * Madison, WI – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Wisconsin (Personal)

1-3 Winnipeg, MB – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Manitoba

1-3 * ?? – Annual Conclave, Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Iowa (Personal)

15-17 * ??, SD – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of South Dakota (Personal)

July – 2017

4 INDEPENDENCE DAY

15 Des Moines – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

15 Sioux City – Lewis and Clark York Rite College

August – 2017

18-20 * ?? – Midwest Conference of Masonic Grand Lodges (Personal)

September – 2017

4 LABOR DAY

4 Ottumwa – C. Dale Cox School of Instruction

13 * Waterloo – Meeting of the Trustees of the Grand Lodge (Personal)

13 * Waterloo – Meeting of the Pension Administrators (Personal)

14-16 ** Waterloo – 172nd Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Iowa

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23 Cedar Rapids or Iowa City – Iowa College Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis

24-26 * Columbia, MO – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Missouri (Personal)

October – 2017

7 Des Moines – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Bartholomew Conclave

5-7 * Springfield, IL – Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Illinois (Personal)

14 ** ?? – Reception for the Grand Master of Masons in Iowa

21 Marshalltown – KYCH Meeting

November – 2017

4 Cedar Rapids – Red Cross of Constantine, St. Ignatius Conclave

23 THANKSGIVING

December – 2017

25 CHRISTMAS

27 * Davenport – Feast of the Holy Saints John (Personal)

NOTE: Not all future dates are confirmed!

Future Grand Lodge Locations and Dates

September 18-20, 2014 – Cedar Rapids

September 17-19, 2015 – Sioux City

September 15-17, 2016 – Davenport

September 21-23, 2017 – Waterloo

September 20-22, 2018 – Des Moines

September 19-21, 2019 – Cedar Rapids

September 17-19, 2020 – Sioux City