Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Masonic Family Picnic | Sunday July 27

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AAF262 welcomes Brothers of ALL Lodges, Star Sisters, friends, and families for our summertime tradition! There will be games and prizes, be sure to bring the kids!

DATE/TIME/LOCATION
Sunday, July 27, 2014
12:00- 4:00pm
Olson Park, 1495 Dhu Varren Rd, Ann Arbor, MI

Please note:
Pontiac Trail is closed heading out of town towards Dhu Varren Rd.  We recommend taking Nixon Rd north to Dhu Varren from Plymouth Rd,  as shown on this map

FOOD ARRANGEMENTS
The Lodge is providing BBQ pulled pork & chicken, burgers and hot dogs.
The rest is POTLUCK.

If your last name begins with:
A - G: bring a dessert
H - Z: bring a side dish or salad

  • There will be a hot grill if you need to cook something
  • Tableware supplied by the Lodge
  • BYOB - we also have a permit for adult refreshments

Download an event FLYER here!

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Report | Soccer Outing - Detroit City FC

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The Detroit City Football Club trounced the Fort Pitt FC “Regiment” on July 11th by a 3-1 score. This was due in no small part to the fan support of the Northern Guard Supporters and the AAF262 Brothers in attendance! A good time was had by all and many thanks go out to PM Brian Cors for organizing the event. Go Detroit - Go Le Rouge!

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Friday, July 4, 2014

Master’s Letter | July 2014 - Independence Day!

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It’s July 4th: families gather, grills are fired up, the weather is beautiful and we celebrate the birth of our nation.  It is a special day for me.  I like to pause and think about this Union of ours.  Remembering how unique it is - our great experiment in democracy.  It is an extra special year for me as it marks the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer, a seminal moment in the course of the Civil Rights Movement.  We are all truly blessed.  Work for democracy and justice; guard our freedoms well.  The next time you are at the ball park and the anthem is sung.  take off your hat, cover your heart and sing.  Sing it loud!

Masonry celebrated the day through it’s fantastic appearance in the annual Ann Arbor 4th of July Parade.  Represented were Ann Arbor-Fraternity Lodge #262, St Mary’s Lodge #4, Golden Rule Lodge #159Phoenix Lodge #13, Myrtle Lodge #89Zal Gaz Grotto and one Shriner.

Today, Brotherly love prevailed, we are cemented together by every moral and social virtue!

Enjoy the pictures below, taken during today’s parade.  I am so proud and happy to be with each and every one of these Brothers.

GOOD TIMES ALERT: Annual 262 Masonic Family Picnic July 27!

Sincerely and Fraternally,

Bob Hospadaruk
Worshipful Master

UPCOMING EVENTS - From our Trestleboard
JUL 11 - Soccer Outing | Detroit Football Club - Go Le Rouge!
JUL 23 - Master’s Table Dinner | Sidetrack Bar & Grill, Ypsilanti
JUL 27 - Ann Arbor Mason’s Picnic | Olson Park, Ann Arbor
AUG 27 - Master’s Table Dinner | Dan’s Downtown Tavern, Saline

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Sunday, June 29, 2014

Masons on the March! July 4th

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All Masons, Grotto and Shrine are invited to represent the Craft by marching in the Ann Arbor 4th of July Parade, organized by the A2 Jaycees.

BRING YOUR APRON. Also, per Grand Lodge rules, if you are a member of the Grotto or the Shrine you may also wear your fez. Wearing dark slacks and white or light colored shirts is encouraged.

When: July 4, be there by 9:00. Parade should be over by 11
Where: Our mustering point will be on Maynard St between Williams and Jefferson. Look for our lineup number 60 marked on the street

Please be aware the Firecracker 5k Marathon will start downtown at 8am. Please enter the Parade staging area at the E. Jefferson & Thompson intersection barricade from the south to enter the lineup area.

Show the community it’s oldest and most respected Fraternity - march!

Download an event flyer with map HERE
Thursday, June 26, 2014
MASTER’S TABLE: A casual meal every 4th Wednesday - for members & men interested in #Freemasonry. | #annarbor via http://ift.tt/1o72M25
Come join us on July 23rd at 7:00PM. We’ll be at the Sidetrack Bar & Grill in Ypsilanti!

MASTER’S TABLE: A casual meal every 4th Wednesday - for members & men interested in #Freemasonry. | #annarbor via http://ift.tt/1o72M25

Come join us on July 23rd at 7:00PM. We’ll be at the Sidetrack Bar & Grill in Ypsilanti!