Castle Hall, Brotherhood Lodge #3-5-7
February 26, 2013 A.D., Pythian Period 149
Lodge was duly opened in the stated convention with the following Officers present:
C.C. (X) Richard Messer Prelate (X) Jerry Weilenman
V.C. (X) Richard Neal M.W. () Robert Frazer
Sec. (X) Dennis Adams M. of A. () Blake Shackelford
Treas ( ) Deron Price I.G. (X) Michael Payne
L.D. () James R. Cross O.G. () Matt Hawkins
Trustees: () David Price (11) () Robert J. Frazer (12) (X) Michael Payne (13)
The roll call of officers was called and absentees noted.
The minutes of the last convention were read and approved.
The following Brothers and their families were reported sick or in distress:
The Relief Committee had no report.
The were the following Applications received.: Mr. Wilfredo A. Geronimo,11229 Arborwood Trail, Carmel, IN 46032; Mr. Nathan Howard, 12519 Timber Creek Dr Apt #4, Carmel, IN 46032; Mr. Stephen Crago, 10087 Palmaire Place, Fishers, IN 46038; Mr. Wayne Hansen, 5200 Westwood Dr, Carmel, IN 46033; Mr. Sebastian Borowski, 13671 Oliver Lane, Carmel, IN 46034. They were all endorsed by Matt Hawkins and Michael Payne. The investigating committee of Richard Messer, Jerry Weilenman and Richard Neal was named.
A motion by Ralph Willis and 2nd by Denny Adams to treat all applicants as one ballot. Motion carried.
Following a special dispensation by District Deputy Grand Chancellor William Keith Goff, Jr, the Investigating Committee had the following report. The investigating committee consisting of Richard Messer, Jerry Weilenman and Richard Neal on the applications of Mr. Wilfredo A. Geronimo, Mr. Nathan Howard, Mr. Stephen Crago, Mr. Wayne Hansen and Mr. Sebastian Borowski returned a favorable report. The ballot was spread and Wilfredo Geronimo, Nathan Howard, Stephen Crago, Wayne Hansen and Sebastian Borowski were elected to membership in this lodge by initiation.
The following bills were presented, allowed and orders drawn for the same:
Old business: None
New business: Following a lengthy discussion, a motion by Dennis Adams and 2nd by Michael Payne that Brotherhood Lodge #3-5-7 move to Carmel, Indiana to the Carmel #421 Masonic Lodge Hall effective with the March 23rd meeting. The motion passed unanimously.
Good of the Order: Brethren agreed to host the Rathbone Celebration for the grand Lodge at Carmel Masonic Lodge #421 in Carmel, IN on March 23rd. A meal will be provided after the Ranks. Several aspects of that meeting were discussed tonight.
There were 6 Brotherhood Knights and 2 Crescens Knights present
The lodge closed in the Rank of Knight and opened in the Rank of Page. The lodge then recessed in the Rank of Page until Saturday, March 23rd at 1pm at Carmel, IN and the Rathbone Celebration.