Chicago Lodge No. 437 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons
Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the Month
Skokie Masonic Temple
5405 Lincoln Avenue, Skokie, IL 60077
Lodge Phone: (847) 965-9811

For Information:
Secretary: Hilton Kaufman

Visitors Are Always Welcome
Fellowship: 5:30 PM
Dinner: 6:30 PM
Stated Meeting: 7:15 PM
Directions to the Lodge Hall

9-11 Memorial Program

The Skokie Masonic Center and Chicago Lodge have an annual 9-11 Memorial program honoring first responders at
which checks are presented to the Skokie Police and Fire Department benevlolence funds. Because 9-11 fell on
a Sunday this year, we had an open house with char broiled hot dogs and hamburgers. There was also an IL-CHIP
event run in conjunction with the program. Pictures of Acacia, a service dog in training paid for by the Center, were
posted and two therapy dogs were available for petting. Several sea scouts based in Skokie were present to assist.

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The elected and appointed officers of Chicago Lodge were installed into office on June 11, 2016. This was
an open installed with friends and family welcome to attend the ceremony and the dinner which followed.

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Pictures of previous events are available through the Photo Albums link above.


Wednesday, February 8 ― Stated Meeting
Broasted chicken and potatoes

Saturday, February 18 ― Breakfast
8:00 at Marilynís Restaurant & Pancake House

Wednesday, February 22 ― Stated Meeting
Tony's sub sandwiches and potato salad

Wednesday, March 8 ― Stated Meeting

Saturday, March 18 ― Breakfast
8:00 at Just Like Home

Wednesday, March 22 ― Stated Meeting

Friday, April 21 ― Lodge Officers' School

Sunday, May 7 ― Ice Cream Social
At the Masonic Childrenís Home in LaGrange on May 7 at 2:00.

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News of the Members

We currently have several brethren going through the degrees. There have been several recent deaths among our brethren. Specifics are mentioned in Lodge and published in The Chimes.

Breakfast Gathering

Members of Chicago Lodge gather for breakfast once a month - usually on the third Saturday. We try to use different restaurants if we can.


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