Annual Central District Meeting 2017

Annual Central District Meeting 2017

The Annual Meeting of  Principal Officers of Lodges of  the Central District took place at the Masonic Hall, Gander, NL on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  The Brethren were pleased to have in attendance  the MWor. Bro Cluney W.G. Vincent, Grand Master, who was accompanied by RWor. Bro. C. Conrad Mullins, the Grand Director of Ceremonies; and RWor. Bro. L. Lorne Braye, District Grand Master (West).    Also in attendance were VWor. Bro. Ronald H. Walsh, Grand Tyler, and VWor. Bro. Conn A. Barbour, Grand Steward.  RWor. Bro. Anthony G. Burry, District Grand Master (Central), and his Officers facilitated break-out sessions on prepared topics. Plenary summaries and discussion followed.  The Agenda included the following topics:

[1]    Protocol & Etiquette   –        VWor. Bro. Terry Hollett, Member BOGP

[2]    Membership

  • Recruitment   –    VWor. Bro. Bruce R. Terris
  • Retention   –   VWor. Bro. Tony J. Foote
  • Rejuvenation   –   RWor. Bro. Anthony G. Burry

[3]    The Lodge Secretary   –   VWor. Bro. Dennis W. Noseworthy

It was a great meeting; well planned, prepared and well attended with lots of discussion.  Participants were noted to say, “I learned something today!”  Also, in addition to the choice of soup and sandwiches for lunch, the fellowship was great.  Profit and pleasure for sure!

(photos courtesy of C.Conrad Mullins)