2018 Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of New Mexico


March 15, 16 & 17, 2018

Thursday - March 15, 2018   ---   Courtyard by Marriott, 560 Scott Ave.

10:00am - 4:00pm          Registration & Credentials                                                                      Main Lobby
10:00am                        Secretaries & Treasurers Meeting                                                           Classroom C
12:45pm - 2:45pm           2018 DDGMs & DDGLs, GL Officers, Secretaries/Treasurers
                                                         Masters & Wardens                                                          Classroom D
3:00pm - 5:00pm             Masonic Charity Foundation of NM Annual Meeting                                 Classroom C 
                                         (Open to all members - but only 2017 Worshipful Masters may vote)

6:00pm - 9:00pm              Grand Masters Reception and Recognition of Appendant Bodies
                                             (Business Casual Attire)     Courtyard by Marriott

Friday - March 16, 2018   ---   Henderson Fine Arts Center, 4601 College Blvd.

7:00am-4:00pm    Registration & Credentials                                                                     Main Lobby

8:30am                Public Opening (GL Officers: Tux or dark suit   Attendees: Business Attire       Performance Hall
                           Flag Presentation:   VFW Post 2182 - Farmington, NM
                           Welcome:                Sally Burbridge - Mayor of Aztec
                           Response:                RWB Ralph Easley, Senior Grand Warden

9:00am                 Formal Opening of the 141th Annual Communication, Grand Lodge of New Mexico
                            Introductions:   Heads of Appendant Bodies and Visiting Dignitaries
                                                     Worshipful Masters - 2018
                                                     District Deputy Grand Lecturers - 2017
                                                     District Deputy Grand Masters - 2017
                                                     Past Grand Masters
                            Grand Master's Address:   MWGM Ernie D. Shoup                                                                          

11:00 am               Masonic Charity Foundation of New Mexico Charity Walk

12:00 noon            Call to Refreshment   ---   Lunch

1:30 pm                Call to Labor   ---   Resumption of Work                                             Performance Hall
                            Election of Grand Lodge Officers & Board Member

4:00 pm                Installation of Grand Lodge Officers                                                   Performance Hall
                                        (GL Officers: Tux or dark suit   Attendees: Business Attire)

6:00 pm-9:00 pm   Grand Master’s Banquet                                                                     Henderson Fine Arts Center
                                  (Men:  Tux or dark suit  ---  Ladies: Evening Gown or Cocktail Dress

Saturday - March 17, 2018   ---   Henderson Fine Arts Center, 4601 College Blvd.

7:00-4:00 am        Registration & Credentials                                                                  Main Lobby

8:00-8:45 am        Memorial Service (Business Attire)                                                      Performance Hall

9:00-9:30 am        Introduction of Masonic Youth Organization Leaders

9:30 am-12 noon   Call to Labor - Resumption of Work (Business Attire)

12:00 Noon           Closing of 141st Annual Communication, Grand Lodge of New Mexico

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