Welcome to the Valley of Fort Wayne Scottish Rite. Our Valley has long prided itself as a very special place. Here Brothers can expand their friendships and enjoy their journey as Freemasons amidst the sometimes weary roads of life. Our care for each other is what separates us from all the rest. We stand beside one another during good times and bad. We ARE Scottish Rite Masons!
The Valley of Fort Wayne Scottish Rite 2013-2014 Calendar of Events has been posted to the website calendar. All this information will continue to be relayed through our monthly e-newsletter, The Rite Time Is Now. For our more advanced users, you can subscribe to this calendar and save yourself a bunch of keystrokes. 2013-2014 promises to be a fun year with many Inspirational, Convenient, and Enjoyable events!
Click here to visit our 2013-2014 Calendar of Events.
The Valley of Fort Wayne Scottish Rite reminds you that our monthly stated meeting is Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 7pm at Murpah Shrine in Muncie. After the meeting, the Delaware Co. Scottish Rite Club will be presenting the 9° – Master of the Temple followed by the Afterglow, hosted by the Fort Wayne Lodge of Perfection. We look forward to seeing you there!
Below are two links to a proposed Officer Reorganization plan that was presented at the March 12, 2013 Stated Meeting. It will lay over for vote until the May14, 2013 Annual Meeting. A phone tree message will be sent to each member of the Valley directing him to either the website or to the Valley Office to receive a copy of the proposed change. To view the current bylaws and/or resolution, please click on the link(s) below:
121203 VALLEY OF FORT WAYNE BYLAWS – Revised
130318 Officer Reorg Resolution
Attention Scottish Rite Ladies! You are cordially invited to attend “Tapestry” on April 26, 2013 at the Memorial Coliseum. It is an all-day event centered on ‘celebrating the fabric of women in a day of inspiration, renewal, and education.’ Proceeds from this event are donated to IPFW scholarships for women. The Fort Wayne Scottish Rite has reserved seating for 3 tables (30 seats) for this unique event. Tickets are generally $70.00 but the Scottish Rite is helping with the cost of this event and you can get yours today for just $20.00! There are some breakout sessions to choose from so please visit our site and learn more! GUYS, PLEASE SHARE THIS WITH YOUR LADIES!
To learn more or register online for your tickets, please click on the link below:
Tapestry Info (Payment can be made online but registration forms must be submitted directly to the Valley Office)
Breakout Sessions (Can choose 2)
We hope you have received and are enjoying your copy of the Winter 2013 edition of The Standard. Under “Publications” on the right-hand side of the site, you will find a digital copy that you can download and enjoy or share with someone you know.
A list of upcoming degrees is now available in the right-hand column of the website beneath “Areas of Interest.” Here you will find important information on dates, times, location and addresses of where we will be performing degree work.
We hope you will enjoy this added feature and encourage you to share this information with other Brothers in the Valley so that they too might be able to join us for some Inspiration, Convenience, and Enjoyment!
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For every energy assessment that is performed, the Fort Wayne Almoner’s Fund will receive $25.00. Learn how to be more efficient and save on utilities AND help a Brother needing assistance! As a part of this assessment, you will also receive a kit with several helpful items to help you save on utility expenses.
Visit: www.aasr-ftwayne.org/energizing-indiana to learn more!
The Valley of Fort Wayne invites you to join us on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at the Muncie Shrine Club for the presentation of the 9° – Master of the Temple. This is the night of our monthly Stated Meeting, which begins at 7pm and the degree is to follow. If you have a candidate wishing to become a Scottish Rite Mason, this is a perfect night to invite him to join us. We will be showing the 4° on DVD to all new candidates prior to the stated meeting so that they can join us for the meeting and the receive the 9°. This would be the beginning of his journey to becoming a 32°. Everyone is invited to stick around after the degree for our traditional Afterglow with tons of food and refreshments. We look forward to sharing a great evening with you.
Muncie (Murpah) Shrine Club
3222 E McGalliard Rd
Muncie, IN 47303