May’s re-cap

22 May 2013

We held our stated meeting on May 7th.. A few idea were proposed to the lodge and will be discussed after we come back from the ” Dark”..

Last night ( May 21st ) we held a 1st Degree last night for our new Brother Jason Cassey..
I would like to be the first one to give my congratulation him on taking his first step on a very wonderful road..

And I would also like to Thank Brother Kevin LeQue from across the river for sitting in as J.W.  and reading the charge..





April 2nd

3 April 2013

just a quick post today..

We had a standard meeting last night with a  discussion about the  resolutions that will be voted on at Grand Lodge on the 12th and 13th..We also took a vote on a new candidate..

That’s all for now…We will be holding the 2nd Degree on Tues. the 16th at 6pm..please swing over if you have the time..we would love to see as many brothers as we can…

Have a great day


Table Lodge ’13

20 March 2013

Table lodge will be on April 27th up in the dinning room at Winona Lodge #18..
Start time is 5pm..The price is $40 per person, and that will include all 7 courses of food and wine.. ( water and grape juice will be available  )
The menu is the same as last year..
If you have any questions please call the lodge and we will return your call as soon as we can..


1st Degree – March 19th

20 March 2013

Let me start by saying that the Oyster and Chili dinner was very good..

We put on the 1st Degree for 4 candidates, whom are now our newest Brothers.. Congrats to them all..

We will be doing the 2nd Degree on April 19 at 6pm..please come out and watch if  you are in the area and have the time..

That is all for now more to come in a few weeks…

J. Warden



March meetering

5 March 2013

Well now that the snow has come and the birds are out, I will jut turn it over to our W.Master Josh H. and S.Warden Scott B.

W.Master Josh~
I didn’t have anything perpaired for this week..So the meeting went smooth and I shall have something for all of you next time..

Brother Scott ~
Well March is now upon us..What is that old saying, “In like a lion out like a lamb”.. I’m looking forward to getting the year off with a few soon to be Brethern..
I would like to say that I will be thinking of all of you when I’m in Cancun next week..And don’t worry I will be back in time for the 1st degree, which is secheduled for March 19th..I was also informed along with the degree we will also be doing “Chill” and “Oyster” be forwarned ..I might not be moving to fast, for i have surgery earlier that day..

the next Fundraiser will be for the Winona area food shelf..


Goosebump Jump – press release for the check presentation

7 February 2013

Masons of Winona Lodge No. 18 to Present Check to Goose Bump Jump

Winona, MN- The Masons of Winona Lodge No. 18 will be participating in the Goose Bump Jump on Saturday, February 9, 2013. The Goose Bump Jump benefits the Winona Park & Recreation scholarship fund. As part of their participation in the event the Masons worked with area individuals and businesses to raise additional funds to donate to the scholarship fund.

Members of Winona Lodge No. 18 will present a check to the Winona Park & Recreation Department for the scholarship fund on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 1:30pm at Lake Lodge Recreation Center. Lake Lodge Recreation Center is located at 113 Lake Park Drive West, Winona, MN 55987 (end of Main Street and East Lake Winona).

For more information please visit or call Pam Pfister at (507) 457.8258.


2013 is now open

5 February 2013

First meeting was a good one..We opened a new lodge of sorrows and with luck no names shall be added to it this year..

I have a new thing I’m going to try out..The Master and Senior Warden are going to give you something in there words…So

without further wait:

From our Senior Warden – Scott,

I’m so very proud to be the S. Warden this year and think that its going to be a great year..We had our 1st fundraiser for the

“Goose Bump Jump” which will be on Feb. 9th..We raised $4765.00 for the Winona Park & Rec…I’m going to work on my next

fundraiser ( hopefully for May ) it shall be a “Whisky & Cigar tasting” more details to come..


From the Master – Josh,

Now that we have raised  the  money for the “Bump Jump” we shall have to be ready to get in that cold water..The weather is going

to be good for the day ( fingers crossed )I believe there is to be 3-5 of us jumping and we would love to see as many people out

there as possible..I believe that we are heading into a great new year with many new things to come like a mentoring program..There

many even be some volunteer thing to come..Hope to you in lodge..





5 December 2012

Brother Scott B. has asked the lodge to get involved with some fund raising in the up coming year ..
“Goose Bump Jump” on Feb 9th at lake park here in Winona..
The jumps will start at 12pm and go till about 3pm..The jump this year is going to support – Youth Charities and Winona Park & Rec.
the cost is $20 per person to jump, but if you would like to put up a donation for one of our jumpers that is fine to..
there are going to be shirts for sale – per-order is $8 or $12 the day of..
We have 4 Brothers from our lodge jumping –
Scott B.
Josh H.
Clint M.
Paul H.
And to Brother that raises the most money will get a hand made plaque..


meetering from Dec.

5 December 2012

1st off I would like to thank Brother @Luke Accord for a fine job as Master of the Lodge for the 2012 year..
Last night we held elections and the following Brothers were voted in
Master – Josh H.
Senior Warden – Scott B.
Junior Warden – Clint M.
Secretary – “Mike” P.
Treasurer – Bob P.
and instillation will be held on Tuesday the 18th at 6pm with a potluck to follow…All are welcome to attend..


* Breaking News *

10 November 2012

Fresh from his mouth to your screen….
Brother Mike lambkin is getting MARRIED to day at 4pm..he invites everyone to come and celebrate this occasion with him and his family..the service and reception will be that St. Joesph Rehab Center in La Cross..
Congrats and Best wishes to both Mike and Connie..

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