5th Thursday Results are In

The ballot is closed and now displayed for your viewing pleasure.  We had 16 respondents to our December 5th Thursday Restaurant Poll.  Metropolitan Steak House received the most votes with seven(7).  All Slabbed Up was second with 3 votes.  According to the count provided in the poll, we should have a total of 31 attendees if everyone who said they are coming join us for the meal.  Next step is for the Junior Warden to make the reservations.

All are welcome to come, but please notify Bro. Mike K. if (a) you did not vote but still want to come or (b) voted and said you were coming but had something come up.  We’d like to give the restaurant the most accurate head count possible.  Make sure there is a seat ready for you and your spouse.

Dinner will be at Metropolitan Steak House, 1800 hours, Thursday, December 29th, 1501 Metropolitan Street, Leavenworth.

VOTE: Tell the JW where to go!

Here’s your chance to pick where you’d like to go for the 5th Thursday dining out.  Mark your calendar for 6 pm, Thursday, December 29th when we’ll all get together and enjoy a between-the-holidays informal dinner with family.  You have until Christmas Day to make your voice heard.

Take the Survey – Results will be announced by December 26th.


Pick where you want to go:
Grinders High Noon Saloon & BreweryTen Penny Restaurant & BarLuigi's Italian

I plan to attend

New Officers Installed

Hancock’s 2017 officer corps was installed in a 1400 hour ceremony at Boughton Memorial Hall.  The perennial tag-team of Reichert-Merrick performed as Installing Master and Marshal.  Bro. Dan Brown now assumes the East with his cadre of elected officers: James Dahl – Senior Warden, Michael Kwiakowski – Junior Warden, W:. Ron Pfeiffer – Treasurer, Robert LaPreze – Secretary.

Installation of Officers – December 17, 2016

Breaking with tradition, our Worshipful Master (Elect) Brother Dan Brown will be installed with family present on Saturday, December 17th.  The ceremony commences at 1400 Hours.  Hors d’oeuvre and light refreshments will be served.  This is an open installation, meaning friends and family of incoming Hancock Lodge officers are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

More details will be posted as they are known.

Fruit Basket Delivery – Saturday December 17th

Hancock Lodge Masons are encouraged to participate in the Scottish Rite sponsored Fruit Basket delivery that will take place on Saturday morning, December 17 ,2016.  We deliver to our elderly brothers or their surviving widows.  This is a chance to meet many of our legendary brothers and their ladies.

Meet at Denney’s Produce, 301 N 4th St. Leavenworth at 0900 Hours on Saturday the 17th to participate.  We have quite a few baskets to deliver and they are always well received.

For more information, contact Ill. Brother Tom Dials, Personal Representative to the Sovereign Grand Inspector General of Kansas.

Special & Business Meeting – December 15th


Traditionally, we have installation at the second stated meeting in December.  This year, Installation of Officers will take place on Saturday, December 17th beginning at 1400 Hours to accommodate visiting family members of the Worshipful Mater (Elect).

So, our second stated meeting in December will start with a Special meeting for degree work commencing at 1800 hours after which will be a short business meeting.

Consent Agenda and Minutes of Previous Meeting are available for review.