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Grand Masters Reception 2019 Photos

Camp Masonry 2019 August 9-11

NOTICE: Inspection Date Change

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Edon #474 Inspection has been postponed until Friday, February 22, 2019 at 7:00pm. Please pass the word to all brothers!

2019 Grand Masters One Day Class Schedule

2019 Grand Master's One Day Class Schedule

January 19, 8:00am
District: 9th & 15th
Springfield Masonic Temple
125 W. High St., Springfield
March 9, 10:00am
District: 17th & 18th
Valley of Cambridge
935 Wheeling Ave., Cambridge
March 23, 8:00am
District: 7th
Lucasville Lodge #465
326 Robert Lucas Rd., Lucasville
April 6, 8:00am
District: 20th & 21st
Canton Masonic Temple
836 Market Ave N., Canton
April 13, 8:00am
District: 8th
Jeffersonville Lodge
21 S Main St., Jeffersonville
April 27, 8:00am
District: 23rd
Valley of Cambridge
935 Wheeling Ave., Cambridge
April 27, 8:00am
District: 12th
Morning Dawn #7
307 Third Ave, Gallipolis
May 4, 8:00am
District: 2nd & 3rd
Dayton Masonic Center
525 W Riverview Ave., Dayton
May 4, 8:00am
District: 16th
Tiffin Lodge #77
181 S Washington St., Tiffin
May 11, 8:00am
District: 13th
Lancaster Lodge #57
224 S Hight St., Lancaster
May 18, 8:00am
District: 14th
Magnolia Lodge #20
2933 Valleyview Dr., Columbus
May 18, 8:00am
District: 19th
Heath Masonic Complex
875 Irving Wick Dr., Newark
May 18, 8:00am
District: 25th
Temple Lodge #28
88 N St Clair St., Painesville
June 8, 8:00am
District: 24th
Argus Lodge #545
5050 Shields Rd, Canfield
August 10, 12:00pm
District: 5th & 11th
Camp Masonry
5600 W Sylvania Ave., Toledo
August 17, 8:00am
District: 1st & 6th
Clermont Northeastern H.S.
5327 Hutchinson Rd, Batavia
September 14, 8:00am
District: 22nd
Western Reserve
4931 Nettleton Rd, Medina
September 21, 8:00am
District: 4th & 10th
Lima Masonic Center
2615 N Cole St., Lima

Reminder of upcoming Deadlines

A few due dates to be aware of:

  • January 25, 2019 - Community Service Awards Due
  • March 1, 2019 - GM Scholarship Forms Due
  • March 8, 2019 - Excellence in Youth Due
  • March 15, 2019 - RSVP for 5th Dist Grand Master Reception
  • March 23, 2019 - RSVP for 11th Dist Grand Master Reception

The Award Link has the necessary forms.

Bryan Masonic Center Fundraiser

Friendship Night @ The Walleys

Education Chairman

We now have an education chairman for the 5th District whose name has been submitted to the Grand Lodge Education Committee. After reviewing the duties and responsibilities of the position, RWB Darrell Miller of Hicksville Lodge #478 has accepted the challenge of working with our DEOs to promote the Grand Lodge education program in the 5th District.

We welcome him to our 5th District leadership team.


Bob Rettig, DA

Zenobia Christmas Party: Open to Non-Shriners also!

New Masters Dinner

Dear 2018-2019 Worshipful Masters:
On behalf of the leadership and members of Zenobia Shriners, I cordially invite you and your lady, as our guest, to a congratulatory dinner honoring you as the new Master of your Lodge.
Date: Friday, December 14, 2018
Time: 6 PM Social Hour, 7 PM Dinner
Place: Zenobia Temple
8048 Broadstone Blvd
Perrysburg, OH 43551
The Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of F&AM Ohio, Most Worshipful Brother Jess N Raines will be present to meet the new Masonic leadership in Northwest Ohio, share fellowship and discuss his plans for the coming year. Please plan to join us for this great opportunity; I hope to see you there!
Fraternally yours,
Thomas W Binder, Potentate
Please RSVP to or call 419-661-9200 By December 1, 2018


District Deputy Grand Masters
R.W.B. Larry Lyne
Napoleon Lodge #256
R.W.B. Martin Lawrence
Sycamore Lodge #520
District Education Officers
W.B. James E. Parsons
Liberty Center Lodge #518
W.B. John Seabolt
Fulton Lodge #248
District Advisor
R.W.B. Robert R. Rettig
Napoleon Lodge #256
District Education Chair
R.W.B. Darrell Miller
Hicksville Lodge #478
W.B. Walter Harper, Jr.
Sycamore Lodge #520
1st Vice President
W.B. Josh Chapin
Edon Lodge #474
2nd Vice President
W.B. Dennis Richardson
Wauseon Lodge #349
W.B. Craig Szczublewski
707 Main St
Delta, OH 43515
Fulton Lodge #248
R.W.B. Douglas W. Eis
Napoleon Lodge #256
District Membership Chairman
R.W.B. Paul Kelly
Bryan Lodge #215
W.B. Craig Szczublewski
Fulton Lodge #248