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The Hourglass Foundation Fundraiser: Dinner Honouring R.W. Stu Glass. October 25th 2019

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Lodge of Instruction: Addiction Awareness & Narcan Training 28th May 2019

Right Worshipful Brother Richard G Howarth Jr.

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Right Worshipful Brother Richard G Howarth Jr. was appointed as the District Deputy Grand Master of the 23rd Masonic District of Massachusetts on December 27th, 2018 at the Feast of Saint John the Evangelist in a memorable ceremony at the Grand Lodge in Boston. The District Deputy Grand Master is the personal representative of Most Worshipful Grand Master Paul F. Gleason of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Massachusetts. The 23rd District is composed of six Masonic Lodges from Clinton to Worcester.  Right Worshipful Brother Richard G Howarth Jr. began his Masonic journey in 2009 when he joined Franklin Lodge of Grafton. Rising through the chairs he became the Worshipful Master in 2015.  Franklin lodge membership includes his father and son. He is a 32nd Degree Mason in the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite- Valley of Worcester and served as Sovereign Prince for Goddard Council Princes of Jerusalem. He dedicated many hours to various youth organisations: an active member of the Advisory …

Boy Scout Troop 151 - Annual pancake breakfast 13th April 2019.

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Boy Scout Troop 151
Please come celebrate the 23rd Annual Pancake Breakfast at:  Masonic Lodge  12 Church Street West Boylston
APRIL 13, 2019  8 am - 12 pm  Donation: $5.00 per person






Fraternal Visit to Trinity Lodge. Tues 5th February 2019

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A few photos of Right Worshipful Richard Howarth and Brethren during his fraternal visit to Trinity Lodge on Tuesday 5th February 2019:





R.W. Richard Howarth's first Fraternal visit: Franklin Lodge 24th Jan 2019.

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A few photos of Right Worshipful Richard Howarth and Brethren during his first fraternal visit to his Mother Lodge (Franklin) on 24th January 2019:



Table Lodge 30th April 2019: Level lodge

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Diploma Presentation: Trinity Lodge

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A special Father and Son moment: Brother Byron Titus, son Brother Bryan Titus receiving his Master Mason's diploma from Worshipful Robert E. Aggas.

Worcester Railers Ice Hockey Outing Hosted by Franklin Lodge - March 3rd 2019.

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JOIN FRANKLIN LODGE AND BROTHERS OF THE 23RD MASONIC DISTRICT

WHEN: SUNDAY MARCH 3RD, 3:00 PM WHERE: DCU CENTER WORCESTER, MA WHO: YOU, YOUR FRIENDS, FAMILY AND BROTHERS COST: TICKETS ARE $16.00 AND INCLUDE A RAILERS HAT($20.00 VALUE)
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT BROTHER GREGORY GATSOGIANNIS OF FRANKLIN LODGE AT (774) 280-1162 juniordeacon@franklinlodge.org A $ 20.00 DONATION IS SUGGESTED.  ALL EXCESS FUNDS WILL BE GIVEN TO THE MASSACHUSETTS FREEMASONS MASONIC EDUCATION & CHARITY TRUST - BROTHERHOOD FUND

New DDGM R.W. Richard Howarth Holds 23rd District Planning Meeting

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On Saturday January 19th, 2019 DDGM R.W. Richard Howarth
met with his 23rd District Officer Suite
 and the Master's and Wardens of
all the Lodges of the 23rd District.

Starting with a fresh slate, plans to be executed for his upcoming tenure were conceived, discussed and assigned.  Information from the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts was distributed and a calendar of events for the 2019 year was created.
23rd District Grand Marshall Worshipful Mike Leonard lead a discussion and training session on proper Massachusetts Masonic Protocol from the guidebook of the same name.  All Master Masons are encouraged to read this guide and incorporate the information contained to square their actions and help others learn as well by sharing the lessons. The guidebook is available for free and can be read on-line or downloaded as a PDF after logging in to www.massmasons.org



A Freemason's Thought For The Day!


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