Over 40 Valley members were present for the second portrayal of the 32nd degree by the Valley of the Firelands. Twelve Valley candidates received the degree, having completed witnessing the ten degrees required by the Valley for receiving this degree.
Over 40 Valley members gathered to witness the first election and installation of Valley officers under our new Charters. MWB Doug Kaylor, Past Grand Master and Deputy for Ohio Scottish Rite installed the officers. Congratulations to:
|61 brothers in attendance, with 2 new brothers and 2 visitors from outside the Valley of The Firelands|
|20 brothers in attendance, with 4 visitors from outside the Valley of The Firelands|
The Valley of The Firelands presented VOF 33rd Degree jackets to the incoming Grand Master Jess Raines and Junior Past Grand Master Rick Schau.
October 13, 2018
Grand Lodge, Kalahari Convention Center, Sandusky, OH
|Valley of the Firelands Float|
|Grand Master Rick Schau|
|Thank You Card From Science Lodge #50|
|Deputy's Representative Doug King and wife Mary.|
|Grand Master Rick Schau speaks to the crowd.|
|New Honorary "Colonel of the Firelands" Dwight Damschroder.|
|Jackets presented to Kim Nieset and Nancy Laughlin for their work with valley registration.|
|Some of the Valley of the Firelands members who attended the business session sporting new Scottish Rite jackets and ties.|
|Howard Park received the Valley of the Firelands' first Meritorious Service Award.|
|Howard Park with his wife Cherie and son David.|
|At the OCD celebration dinner.|
25th Degree - Master of Achievement
Ben Franklin Degree
May 23, 2018, Attica Lodge #367, Attica, OH
More than 30 current members were in attendance as 15 new hats were presented and 13 members were added.
32nd Degree - Sublime Prince of the Royal Secret
May 20, 2018, Mount Vernon Lodge #64, Norwalk, OH
Installation of Officers for the Valley of The Firelands
Sandusky, Ohio, May 10, 2018
Front row: Jeff Kaple, Commander-in-chief, Consistory; Ron Drebert, Most Wise Master, Rose Croix; Jordan Lawrence, Sovereign Prince, Princes of Jerusalem; Steve Cooley, Thrice Potent Master, Lodge of Perfection
Back row: Russel Beach, 1st Lieutenant Commander, Consistory; Dwight Damschroder, Senior Warden, Rose Croix; Caid McKinley, High Priest, Princes of Jerusalem
29th Degree - Knight of Saint Andrew
May 8, 2018, Nevada Lodge #343
Spring Reunion in The Valley of The Firelands
22 new Members received in Sandusky.
Feast of the Pascal Lamb
March 26, 2018, Tiffin Lodge #77, Tiffin, OH
70 Masons and family members enjoyed this event.
March 13, 2018, Gibson Lodge #64, Wakeman, OH
26 participants, 4 new members
March 17, 2018, Galion Lodge #414, Galion, OH
22 participants, 3 new members
March 4, 2018, Mount Vernon Lodge #64, Norwalk, OH 44857
Over $4,000 earned for the Valley.
30th Degree, 2018
February 8, Roby Lodge, Monroeville, 31 Participants, 7 new members.
February 10, Upper Sandusky Lodge, 15 Participants, 2 new members.