Thursday, June 3, 2021: Stated Meeting

Br∴ Lukas Vanagaitas and W∴ Mark Sawa-Szostak
W∴ Sawa-Szostak and members of Nitram Lodge

Twenty-six members and visitors attended Gulf Beach Lodge last night and enjoyed some wonderful Masonry! Here’s what was accomplished:

  • Our new District Deputy Grand Master, and Gulf Beach Lodge member, R∴W∴ James Charrette was introduced and welcomed to his first tiled Lodge meeting as DDGM.
  • R∴W∴ Charrette presented the Lodge officers with a 2021-22 Grand Master’s Pin
  • Five members of Nitram Lodge No. 188 were in attendance and we enjoyed their fellowship.
  • Br∴ Lukas Vanagaitas returned his MM Catechism, led by W∴ David Neville, both did a stellar job.
  • W∴ Sawa-Szostak presented Br∴ Vanagaitas his MM Apron and Catechism proficiency card
  • R∴W∴ Howard Knapp presented the officers and members present a current Grand Master’s pin from the state of Wisconsin on behalf of W∴ John P. Marra who is unable to be with us this year.
  • The Lodge donated $150.00 to the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay
  • The Lodge donated $100.00 to the Grand Master’s Charity
  • A resolution was read for an honorary membership
  • Br∴ John Patterson gave masonic education on sincerity.