As part of our celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Freemasonry In Nanaimo, Ashlar Lodge No. 3 will be holding an Open House on 15 July 2017.
The Grand Master and Grand Lodge Officers will be attending the Open House.
Here is the Open House schedule:
We will open the lodge at 11:00 a.m. and immediately go to refreshment.
11:30 to 12:30 – Open House at Ashlar Masonic Temple will be open to the public.
1:15 to 2:15 – We will be conducting a tour of Masonic graves in Nanaimo Cemetery (aka Bowen Road Cemetery). The tour guide will be our Ashlar Lodge No. 3 Historian, Mark Anderson. This tour is open to the public and is free of charge.
3:00 to 5:15 p.m. – Ashlar Lodge No. 3 will be re-opened and the Grand Master and his suite admitted. We will then do a Fellow Craft Degree. This portion is restricted to Freemasons only. All Visiting Brethren are very welcome to attend.
3:00 to 5:15 p.m. – There will be a Ladies Program at Ashlar Masonic Temple while the Fellow Craft Degree is being conferred.
5:45 p.m. – There will be a repast at Ashlar Masonic Temple.