Moose Tracks - April 2018
A Publication of Cheyenne Moose Lodge #257 - Chapter #1133
The surprise birthday party for Junior Hughes was a success. He was very surprised to see all of the people that showed up to help him celebrate. Our lodge is a Family Fraternity and it is great to see the members support our youth. We need to remember they are our future members.
Board Of Officers
Governor- Ben Adkison
JR Governor- William Baldwin
Past Governor- C.J. McCutchen
Prelate- Robert Rood
Treasurer- Gaylord Allen
1-Year Trustee- Vacant
2-Year Trustee- Robert Darling
3-Year Trustee- Andrew Moody
Administrator- Mike Hughes
WOTM CHAPTER #1133
Senior Regent- Vera Lightfoot
Junior Regent- Mary Hunt
Jr. Grad Regent- Lana Hendricks
Sec./Treasurer- Kim Tipsword
Recorder- Cheryl Timm
2nd & 4th Thursdays
1st & 3rd Thursdays
1st Tuesday Monthly
2nd Tuesday Monthly
Sunday 8:30am- 9:00pm
Saturday 8:30am- Midnight
Brothers and sisters,
April is here and next month a new board of officers will be installed. The group of guys I had the privilege to be on the board with was outstanding, and had nothing but the best interest of the moose on their minds.
This year saw a lot of changes, some of the ideas that got discussed got accomplished and some didn’t. Some were for financial reasons and some were for the up keep of the lodge. I can’t stress enough how important it is to a end as many meetttings as you can. The men hold two mee ngs a month to help accommodate different schedules.
The members are the ones to say yes or no to the ideas that the board brings to the floor for vote. Without membership participation it is left up to the board to make those decisions.
The men’s meetings are held on the second
and fourth Thursday of every month. So please get involved with the future of our club.
I want to take this me to thank Cheryl Timm for keeping the line of communication open between the LOOM and WOTM boards. You did a great job and I thank you.
I want to put this out to all of our members, if you have children or grandchildren under the age of 16 and you would like us to post their birthdays on the calendar, get a hold of a board member before the second Tuesday of each month so that we can be sure it will be posted. Our kids are the future of this lodge.
Speaking of the newsletter, Kelli, you have done a terrifc job with that. Thank you for the me you have spent on it, some mes two or three mes to make sure it is right, and to Terri Moye for helping print it out each month.
Thank you to Randy for keeping the bar going and not running out of Miller Lite too often. To the bartenders who have done an out- standing job, thank you.
And to all the volunteers who have helped cook a meal, paint whatever needed painted, fixed a leaky faucet or anything else that needed to be done, you members are the backbone of the lodge. A HUGE, HUGE thank you to all of you!!
Let me leave you with this:
Great Minds Discuss Ideas
Average Minds Discuss Events
Small Minds Discuss People
It has been my privilege to be your governor.
Your humble governor Ben Adkison
Message From Your Senior Regent
Sorry no Senior Regent Letter this month.
- LOOM Prelate To advise of any ill and/or hospitalized and any deaths in LOOM members’ families. Thank you
Please contact Jr. Regent,
Mary Hunt @ 307-286-2962
to advise of any ill and/ or hospitalized.
(leave a message if no answer)
Contact Shirley Adkison @ 307-640-1904 and/or any deaths in WOTM members’, families and for scheduling, planning or to help with funeral.
Unfortunately May will be the last newsletter that I will be doing. Due to a very busy schedule this summer I will not have time to attend the meetings and get the newsletter out in time for the members. It has been a joy working with everyone. If anyone is interested in taking over the duties involved with publishing the newsletter please contact a LOOM board member. I will be more than happy to provide the new publisher with the templates and show them what needs to be done. Thank you, Kelli Adkison
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Congratulations to Dave Hague for receiving his “Yellow Jacket” at the Mid- Winter conference in Torrington. It was a wonderful ceremony. Dave earned his Pilgrim Degree last May at Mooseheart.
Congratulations also go out to Melody Darby for receiving her Academy of Friendship Degree in Torrington. There will be a local ceremony for her held on April 5th at 6:30. Everyone is invited to attend.
This Month's Birthday's
Our Lodge Has Great Meals and Events
Find our events on Facebook for information on specific dates and times
Monday - Friday
1:00 - 2:00 pm
5:00 - 6:30 pm
$9.00 beer pitchers all day
Queen of Hearts
Drawing at 7:00
Monte Cristo Sandwich and Fries
Join us for Giant Jenga in the Social Quarters
MOOSE LEGION WILL BE HAVING A EASTER BUFFET ON APRIL 1st FROM 8:30 to 11:00
We will be serving all of the regular items,Bacon, Ham, Sausage, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns, and toast.
We will also have Blueberry waffles, small breakfast burritos with green chili and fresh fruit.
COST ADULTS $8.00
CHILDREN AGE 6 to 10 $5.00 CHILDREN 5 AND UNDER FREE
The social quarters will be serving Mimosa’s for $1.00
Monthly Meals At The Moose
1st Sunday - Monthly
8:30am - 11:00am
2nd & 4th Sunday's - Monthly
Wednesdays 5:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd Friday Monthly
5:30pm - 7:00pm
See Calendar for dates
Including Moose Races!
See Calendar for dates
5:30 - 7:00 PM
This month is Rocky Mt. Oysters or Chicken Fried Steak
The Governor and the Senior Regent would like to hear from you.
If you have any questions or suggestions please submit in writing at the Lodge to an officer or the bartender.
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