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Meet the 2018 Officers

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Meet the 2018 Officers

Left to right (front row): Ben Edde, Senior Warden; Brandon Schultz, Worshipful Master; Wilfredo Geronimo, Junior Warden; Gustavo DePaula, Secretary; Richard Hurwitz, PM Marshall Left to right (back row): Zach Higgins, Junior Deacon; Wayne Hansen, Treasurer; Neil Helwig, Senior Deacon; James Buckhorn, Senior Steward; Phil Gumm, Junior Steward; Dave Philpott, PM Tyler. Missing: Bob Hedin, Chaplain   Worshipful Master Senior Warden Junior Warden Secretary Treasurer Senior Deacon Junior Deacon Chaplain Senior Steward Junior Steward Tyler...

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Congratulations to Three New Fellow Crafts!

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Congratulations to Three New Fellow Crafts!

Carmel 421 performed a Fellow Craft Degree last night (along with our esteemed Brothers from Oakland Lodge #140) and the result was 3 new FC’s (along with their accompanying smiles)! Congratulations to our newest Fellow Crafts – Brothers Zach Guest, FC (Oakland #140) and Brothers Tom Breitwieser, FC and Andrew Kurz, FC from Carmel #421 SW Brandon Schultz was acting as WM (and there was no doubt he is warming up for an exciting year ahead! ) Some ritual “heavy lifting” was done by Carmel #421 honorary member Barret...

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Carmel #421 Reunion Oct 26th, 2017

Posted by on Nov 7, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Carmel #421 Reunion Oct 26th, 2017

On Oct 26th, 2017 Carmel #421 hosted its first successful “Reunion” .  Brothers past and present met for evening of friendship and brotherly love …and a very special dinner prepared by Chef’s Neil Helwig and Gustavo DePaula. Our reunion fundraising beneficiary was Savannah Oliphant who spoke about her 2018 duties as Grand Princess with Job’s Daughters International. Passing the hat, our generous Masons donated over $300 for Savannah’s coming travel expenses! Below are some photos from the evening.  If we...

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2017 Carmelfest Parade and Food Booth

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

2017 Carmelfest Parade and Food Booth

A big “Thank You!” to those who helped and or supported our 2017 Carmelfest parade and food booth! Without the combined effort of your talented assistance, this event would not have been a success. Some of you also brought your spouses, children, or girlfriends to help in our effort. Please let them know how thankful we are for their help!...

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Two Exciting July 4th Events for #421 Masons & Their Families

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Two Exciting July 4th Events for #421 Masons & Their Families

The start of July is an exciting time for Carmel Lodge #421 Masons as we have two exciting events happening for the holiday.  All Masons, their families and friends are encouraged to join us in participating in either event. EVENT #1: Volunteers Needed For July 3 and July 4 Carmelfest #421 “Fundraising Food Booth” This is our main annual fundraiser for Carmel Lodge #421, Job’s Daughters, DeMolay, American Cancer Society, Amy Burch, and much more. We are STILL IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS for our food booth to perform 2 hour shifts...

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Fellow Craft Degree with N.E.C.A. (North East Corner Assoc.)

Posted by on May 6, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Fellow Craft Degree with N.E.C.A. (North East Corner Assoc.)

Saturday April 29, 2017 – 8am Congratulations to Carmel #421’s newest Fellow Crafts – Preston Daniels and Francisco Fonseca! This was a special joint Fellow Craft degree with our N.E.C.A. (North East Corner Assoc) affiliated brethren. A great job was performed in the east by Senior Warden Brandon Schultz who (as per succession planning) performed the WM duties for the first time this year.  Keep up the great work Brandon. A BIG thank you to our Junior Warden Ben Edde for putting it all together – and to “They...

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Thursday is Live Trivia Night at #421

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 1 comment

Thursday is Live Trivia Night at #421

Thursday (4/20/17) is Team Trivia Night at #421. Does your team have what it takes to be crowned winner? This fun event is FREE! Come by for a marvelous dinner and trivia game. Teams can consist brothers of all lodges, their spouses, and friends of the lodge! Free dinner & desserts will be served at Carmel #421 at 6:30PM with trivia starting around 7:00 – 7:15pm. Don’t miss out on a fun night! Groups of 5 or more – please RSVP so we can properly plan dinner. DO YOU KNOW ANYONE WITH A YOUNG DAUGHTER (4+) WHO WANTS TO BE A...

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Meet Brother Dave Wilkins – Indiana’s Newest Master Mason for 2017

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Meet Brother Dave Wilkins – Indiana’s Newest Master Mason for 2017

Meet Brother Dave Wilkins – Indiana’s Newest Master Mason for 2017. Thursday evenings bitter cold was not enough to stop approximately 20 brothers from attending a superb dinner and then a sublime Master Mason degree. Brother Dave Wilkins asked the incoming 2017 officers if they could perform the Master Mason on January 5th – because the next day would have been his fathers 80th birthday. And while Dave’s dad had passed away a few years ago – the significance of becoming a Master Mason before that date meant a...

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Amy Burch Fundraising Tumblers SOLD OUT

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 in 421 Fundraising | 0 comments

UPDATE 9-16-2016: ALL CUPS NOW SOLD OUT.  (AND NO LONGER AVAILABLE). AMY BURCH THANKS YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!  OVER $450 WAS RAISED BY CARMEL #421 FOR AMY ON THIS PROJECT. 30 OZ. TUMBLER ARE NOW SOLD OUT!  NEW 20 OZ. SIZE IS NOW AVAILABLE – ORDER NEW 20 OZ TUMBLERS BELOW: Did you know Amy Burch’s cancer has returned?  Unfortunately this is true …but no one is giving up (especially Amy!)  Amy is a Job’s Daughter’s (Bethel #68) Guardian and her group holds their meetings at Carmel #421.  Amy recently had surgery...

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Carmel 421 welcomed two new Master Masons on 8-4-2016

Posted by on Aug 15, 2016 in Lodge News & Events | 0 comments

Carmel 421 welcomed two new Master Masons on 8-4-2016

Congratulations to brothers Chuck Thompson, MM, and Garret Rose, MM who were raised to the sublime degree of a Master Mason, on August 4, 2016. There were approximately six lodges represented at the degree.  A delicious dinner was served before the degree by lodge Tyler Jack Moorman. Thanks to everyone who was involved to help make the degree a great success! Sincerely, Dave Hommel, WM Carmel Masonic Lodge #421

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