First Stated Meeting of 2020

We had tonight our first stated meeting for the year of 2020 with our new Worshipful Master Chet Tokar. He presented the 40-year certificate and pin to our W.Brother Peter J Gregory. It was an excellent meeting and several committees were assigned.

Master Mason Degree

Today, Saturday December 14th, 2019 we had a Master Mason degree at Winter Park Lodge 239. The event started at 7:00 am with breakfast and degree started at 8:00 am with the following brothers to be raised: Adam Stephen Perry Carlos Manuel Padilla Roger de Mendonça Mendes Anthony Norbert Jacelon The degree team was composed […]

Apron & Bible Presentation on Last Meeting of 2019

On December 10th we had our last meeting of 2019 with Apron & Bible Presentation, Elections and Certificates Presentations. W.’. Alex Darwich did the Apron Presentation to our newly raised Master Mason Brothers and W.’. Justin McDonald did the Bible Presentation. Brother Jessie Mesmer received a Certificate of Appreciation for services rendered to Winter Park […]

Fellowcraft Degree

Last Tuesday October 15th we passed 4 brothers to the Fellowcraft Degree. Here is a photo.  

DDGM Visit

DDGM Visit, 25-Year Pin, The War Between States

Our Stated Communication tonight had important events. The DDGM official visit was preceded by the ceremony of bestowing a 25-Year pin and certificate upon Brother Kenneth A. Barlow Jr. (video below). We had a presentation from Brother Mike Seeley, the Grand Musician, about Freemasonry in the War Between States (video below). We also had the […]

Master Mason Degree

On Saturday July 27th we had 6 brothers raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason. Mack Shannon Kendall Tabor Jason Hajek Jared Gilbreath Tiago Magalhaes Griffin McKee

Fellow Craft Degree

Two New Fellowcrafts

On June 14th we passed two E.As. to the degree of Fellowcraft. Brothers: Jared Gilbreath Griffin McKee

Thomas J. Martin

Mason of March and 25-Year Certificate

Last meeting the Worshipful Master Jonathan Cotto presented the Grand Lodge 25-Year certificate and pin to Brother Thomas J. Martin, and W.’. Jay Cebollero presented him the Scottish Rite 25-Year certificate and pin. W.’. Chet Tokar received the certificate for Mason of the Month of March 2019. Here are some photos:

Harry Eisenberg Plaque

W. Harry V. Eisenberg’s Picture & Plaque

Tonight we had a special presentation before the meeting where we presented a picture and a plaque to W. Harry V. Eisenberg showing his accomplishments in his Masonic Life. He is the first Most Excellent Grand High Priest of the Royal Arch Masons of Florida that came from Winter Park Lodge. Congratulations M.E.G.H.P. Harry Eisenberg, […]

Luke & DDGM

W. Jay Cebollero Perpetual Membership

Last meeting we had the non-official visit of R.W. Ryan Kilmartin, DDGM and R.H. Eric Romano, DI. W. Jay Cebollero received his certificate and card of Perpetual Membership. Brother Juan Pablo Carrero from Venezuela visited us, invited by W. Carlos Lopez. Here are some photos.       

Bible Presentation

Bible & Apron Ceremony

Tonight we had the Bible and Apron presentation ceremony for the three new Master Masons that returned their proficiency. W.’. Justin McDonald presented the bibles and W.’. Thomas Swonger presented the aprons to the brothers: Robert L. Stewart III Barret S. Forburger Rodney A. Lee Here are some photos:                  

Gavel Hunters at Winter Garden

Gavel Hunters at Winter Garden Lodge #165

Tonight the Winter Park Lodge Gavel Hunters went to Winter Garden Lodge #165 for their stated meeting. Fourteen members of Winter Park Lodge attended the meeting, competing with Orange Lodge #69 which had 10 members. The result: we got the Gavel !!! After the meeting, some members of Winter Park Lodge joined with some of […]

DDGM Visit

DDGM Official Visit

Last meeting we had the official visit of DDGM, R.W. Ryan W. Kilmartin, and the Distric Instuctor, Hon. Eric J. Romano, accompanied by the Grand Lodge committeemen. Mokanna Lodge came and got the Traveling Gavel ! We also had the visit of Brother Wilson de Paula from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Here are some photos.    

A Lightening Strike

I want to take a minute to post about how overwhelming proud I am of our Lodge, more especially Chris Chag, Luke Leonard, Chet Tokar, Spencer Mun Jone, Mike Griffin, Chester A King, and the 2018 officers. We got the lodge and dining hall set up on Friday night and we were prepared for a routine St. […]