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17th Masonic District - Grand Lodge of New Jersey
Grand Lodge of New Jersey
 
R.W. Gary J. Olsen
District Deputy Grand Master
R.W. David Melville Russen, Jr.
District Ritual Instructor
 


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R.W. Gary J. Olsen
R.W. Gary J. Olsen
District Deputy
Grand Master

R.W. D. Melville Russen, Jr.
R.W. D. Melville Russen
District Ritual Instructor

New Jersey Freemason Magazine
— Supporting Lodges in Monmouth and Ocean Counties —


Grand Lodge Events

Elected Grand Officers
M.W. Walter R. Kaulfers, Grand Master
M.W. Walter R. Kaulfers
Grand Master

R.W. Dieter B. Hees, Senior Grand Warden
R.W. Dieter B. Hees
Deputy Grand Master
R.W. Roger Quintana, Junior Grand Warden
R.W. Roger Quintana
Senior Grand Warden
R.W. Gregory J. Scott, Junior Grand Warden
R.W. Gregory J. Scott
Junior Grand Warden

Robert G Sheridan, P.G.M. - R.W. Grand Treasurer
Robert G. Sheridan, P.G.M.
R.W. Grand Treasurer
John S. Ryan, P.G.M. - R.W. Grand Secretary
John S. Ryan, P.G.M.
R.W. Grand Secretary

Grand Lodge Appointments from the 17th Masonic District

Donald J. Porter, Sr., Senior Grand Steward
R.W. Harry "Chip" DiCorcia
Grand Chaplain

Events for the Grand Lodge of New Jersey

Official Visit & Open Reception
You are cordially invited to attend the Official Visit of M.W. Anthony W. Montouri, Grand Master of Masons for the State of New Jersey

Along with his Staff Officers at the
Open Reception in Honor of:

R.W. J. Eugene Margroff
The Grand Marshal of the Grand Lodge

R.W. David R. Tweed, Sr.
Secretary to the Grand Master

R.W. Frederick I. Waldron
Assistant Secretary to the Grand Master

R.W. James D. Matear
Aide to the Grand Master

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229th Annual Communication of the
Grand Lodge of New Jersey
April 26th, 27th, 28th 2016
Bally's Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

Grand Lodge Nominations

Grand Lodge Banquet
Place :  Ocean Ballroom, 6th Floor
Bally's Hotel & Casino
Atlantic City, NJ
Time :  Social Hour 6:00 PM
Dinner 7:00 PM
Price :  70.00 / Person — (Cash Bar)
  Deadline for reservations
Wednesday, April 8, 2016

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Grand Master's Installation
Thursday, April 27th 2016 — 2:00 PM
Bally's Atlantic City Convention Room

Grand Master's Reception
Thursday, May 5th 2016
Place :  The Venetian
546 River Drive
Garfield, NJ
Times :  Social Hour: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Reception: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Dinner: 7:30 PM
Price :  70.00 / Person — (Cash Bar)
  Deadline for reservations April 22, 2016

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2016 Annual Children's Dyslexia Center Golf Outing
 
Sunday, May 15th, 2016

Sea Oaks Country Club
99 Golf View Drive
Tuckerton, NJ

11:00 AM :  Registration
12:30 PM :  Shot Gun Start
5:30 PM :  Cocktails
6:30 PM :  Dinner & Awards Presentations

Download the Registrion Form

Registration Fees

Golf, Lunch & Reception Dinner — $125.00 / Person
Reception Dinner Only — $40.00 / Person


Sponsorships:

Hole Sponsor — $100.00
Prize Sponsor — $250.00
Beverage Sponsor — $500.00
Cart Sponsor — $750.00
Lunch Sponsor — $1500.00
Dinner Sponsor — $1000.00
Silver Event Sponsor — $2500.00
Gold Event Sponsor — $5000.00

Please Make Checks Payable To:
Childrens Dyslexia Centers Of NJ, Inc

Mail to:
Peter Saunders
210 Boulder Lake Dr
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 088087

2016 Spring Seminar
 
Saturday, May 21st 2016

Fellowship Center
1114 Oxmead Road
Burlington, NJ
8:30 AM :  Check In
9:00 AM :  Event Start
2:00 PM :  Adlourn

Featuring Break–Out Sessions with the Elected Grand Lodge Officers. 2016 Lodge Officers Expected.

ALL Master Masons & Past Masters Welcome!
The Spring Seminar will also feature a Masonic Education Track of Presentations.

Dowload the Announcement

Register Online Below:

Official Visit & Open Reception
You are cordially invited to attend the Official Visit of the Grand Master of Masons for the State of New Jersey

Along with his Staff Officers at the
Open Reception in Honor of:

Our Worthy Brothers from the 17th & 20th Districts

Tuesday, June 14th 2016

The Mill
101 Old Mill Rd.
Spring Lake Heights NJ

5:00 PM :  Social
6:00 PM :  Dinner
7:00 PM :  Reception

For reservations contact RW Brother Mel Russen


2016 Grand Master’s Golf Outing
 
Monday, June 20th, 2016

Sea Oaks Country Club
99 Golf View Drive
Tuckerton, NJ

11:00 AM :  Registration
12:30 PM :  Shot Gun Start
5:30 PM :  Social Hour
6:30 PM :  Dinner Prizes & Awards Presentations

Download the Registrion Form & Flyer

Traditional Observance Lodges

On November 24th 2014, Most Worshipful Gerald J. Sharpe, Grand Master of Masons of the State of New Jersey, the Elected Grand Line, and Grand Lodge Officers, constituted and chartered Inspiratus Lodge No. 357 F&AM, the first Observant Lodge in the state at the Masonic Temple in Lyndhurst.
Masonic Restoration Foundation
For more information about Traditional Observance Lodges click here!


Grand Lodge of New Jersey

Grand Staff of New Jersey 17th Masonic District
Grand Master of Masons

M.W. Walter R. Kaulfers
Grand Lodge of New Jersey
29 Fox Hollow Road
Ramsey, NJ 07446–1459


Grand Lodge of New Jersey
District Deputy Grand Master

R.W. Gary J. Olsen
340 Newtons Corner Road
Howell, NJ 07731
DDGM@NJ17Masons.com


District Ritual Instructor

R.W. D. Melville Russen, Jr., D.R.I.
1022 Philadelphia Avenue
Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
DRI@NJ17Masons.com

Elected Grand Line

R.W. Dieter B. Hees
Deputy Grand Master


R.W. Roger Quintana
Senior Grand Warden


R.W. Gregory J. Scott
Junior Grand Warden


M.W. Robert G. Sheridan, P.G.M.
Grand Treasurer


M.W. John S. Ryan, P.G.M.
Grand Secretary

Masonic Resources

Central New Jersey District
Representative for MSA Visitation


James D. Cairns, P.M.
Email : jdcairns@comcast.net


Masonic Help Lines

In New Jersey
1.800.792.8690


Out of State
1.800.387.1333




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