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Meetings held in the Roman Room of the Grand Lodge Building, 302 International Circle, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030. We meet formally the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm. In the event of bad weather check out this website for announcements regarding cancellations. Families looking for Masonic funeral service information should request here.
LODGE's Veteran's Night
November 2nd Meeting
Lower Level G.L. Roman Room
We would like to have an evening honoring our veterans, so on November 2nd we are planning on having a veterans night. All veterans are urged to attend lodge in uniform and cap. We will then close our lodge and adjourn for a lodge Thanksgiving feast of Turkey, Mashed Potatoes and Stuffing along with homemade desserts.
We encourage brothers to bring a dish (pot luck style) and we will provide the Turkey, potatoes and stuffing. $10 donation for charity is requested but NOT required.
Let us know if you can assist.
Our Lodge History
Amicable Lodge # 25, now known as Amicable ~ St. John’s Lodge #25, was granted a Maryland Freemason lodge charter from the Grand Lodge of Maryland in 1797 the same year Baltimore City was formed. Making Amicable ~ St. John’s one of the oldest Freemason Lodges in Maryland. During the 220 years the Lodge has been very active in the history of our country. During World War II Amicable Lodge raised $5,647,800 during the War Bond drives leading all Lodges of the State. A Heavy Bomber was christened “Amicable Lodge” in our honor. During the last few years Amicable Lodge has merged with Cassia Lodge # 45 on March 1, 2001, Centre Lodge #108 on November 6, 2002 and St. Johns Lodge # 34, December 1, 2006. The name of the Lodge was changed to Amicable ~ St. Johns Lodge # 25. We are a very active and growing lodge within the Maryland Freemasons, with over 410 brothers. We look forward to the future of the Lodge and the many new brothers whom will join and keep with Its long and historic traditions. Become a part of this Lodge - Ask A Maryland Mason.
Amicable Lodge #25
Chartered June 21, 1797
Became Amicable-St. John's Lodge #25
on December 1, 2006
St. John's Lodge
Chartered November 8, 1802
Merged December 1, 2006
Chartered May 6, 1811
Merged March 1, 2001
Chartered May 9, 1859
Merged November 6, 2002
October 19, 2017 - MEETING IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
ASJ #25 Annual Bingo Night
At our October 19th meeting we held our annual Bingo night. There was lots of games and food. I am happy to announce that nearly 50 brothers, family and friends attended this event and we did raise money for our charity. I would to thank brother Scott and Kevin Oliner for running the night and also Worshipful brother Adler for cooking the food at this event. A good time was had by all!
As many of you know this is our 220 year and we would like to celebrate that milestone. W.B. Rascovar (firstname.lastname@example.org) has volunteered to head the 220 celebration committee. We have a great plan for the evening. There will be a spaghetti dinner, a lodge history presentation and a 225 (bicenquasquigenary anniversary) in 2022 celebration planning presentation. In addition, we will have a commemorative champagne flute and a toast to the lodge’s past and present brethren. We have only ordered 72 of these commemorative flutes, if you would like to ensure you receive a flute at no additional charge RSVP by May 4th. We will accept reservation for dinner until June 8th but no guarantee for a flute after May 4th. $10 donation requested for dinner. RSVP to W.B. Rascovar
2017 Master’s Roast of W.B. Harvey Davidoff. Brethren, Freemason's family and friends (adults) are invited to Amicable - St. John’s #25 2017 Master’s Roast of W.B. Harvey Davidoff. Roast Master for the evening will be W.B. Mark Edward Pearlstein. Date: May 4, 2017 , Time: 7:00 pm Location: Common Room Lower Level Grand Lodge. Our plan is to NOT open lodge this evening, we will go right to dinner and the Roast. Dress is business casual for guests but officers in Tuxedos. We will have a 50/50 raffle for charity. $8 (or more) donation requested for dinner (collected at the door) - Kosher Chinese buffet. Please RSVP by April 15th for dinner, contact - W.B. Paul Adler email@example.com
This year's Charity is http://keeppunching.org
charity. Keep Punching, Inc., a Baltimore-based 501c(3) non-profit organization that strives to support patients, healthcare providers and researchers in their fight to prevent and eradicate brain cancer. We will be having several events this year to raise funds for this charity. In the second half of the year we will have a Bingo Night and a Table Lodge to help raise funds for this charity.
Thur. 10/05 - J.W. Adam Oliner Night - TABLE LODGE. Masons Only. Open a M.M. lodge at 7:00 pm. (Just to Pay Bills, then close). Table Lodge starts at 7:30 pm in the Common Room. Please RSVP for event to the J.W. at firstname.lastname@example.org
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