Thursday, December 16, 2021: Stated Meeting

Our meeting on December 16th was filled with much fellowship, charity and brotherly love….here is what we accomplished.

  • The brothers enjoyed a pizza dinner prior to the meeting.
  • The craft approved providing a Christmas basket for one of our members in the Masonic Home.
  • The craft donated $100 to one of our Masonic widows.
  • The craft approved spending $800 on our Christmas Food Baskets for 12 families.
  • The craft approved a resolution to name our annual holiday food basket program the “Bengston Holiday Food Baskets” in honor of Brother Pete Bengston who spent many years running the program.
  • The craft approved funds to purchase an appropriate plaque for Brother Bengston.
  • The craft approved a donation of $200 to support Lakewood High School’s wrestling team.


  • The Bengston Food Basket Delivery for this Christmas has been moved to Wednesday December 22nd at 9:00 am
  • Lodge is Dark next Thursday, Dec 23rd,  due to the close proximity to Christmas.
  • There will be a dinner on Thursday Dec 30th at 6:30 pm, followed by a ‘Roasting of the Master’ – suggested donation $10.00
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Gulf Beach Masonic Lodge, No. 291, F & A M