|Posted by jhagemann on November 17, 2016 at 6:30 PM|
As part of the Thurmont Art and Wine Stroll, Thurmont’s Acacia Masonic Lodge No. 155 will host an open house on Friday November 18th from 5 to 8 p.m.. This is a great opportunity to see the Lodge building and meet some of the members of an institution that has been a part of downtown Thurmont since 1871. Our members are dedicated to our community and strive to serve humanity and each other under the tenets of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth. Come learn what the Masons have been doing in Thurmont for the past 145 years! Light refreshments and guided tours will be available.
|Posted by jhagemann on July 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM|
Acacia Lodge No. 155 A.F.&A.M. will host an OPEN HOUSE, Saturday April 11th from 10:00 a.m. to 3p.m.
The public will have an opportunity to discover the history of Freemasonry and tour the 100+ year old Lodge building.
Lodge members will be available to answer questions about Acacia Lodge #155, it’s history, Masonic origins, regalia and practices, and the Lodge’s on-going community and world-wide charitable involvement.
Stop by and find out more about our Lodge and Freemasonry, and what we do for our community!
|Posted by jhagemann on April 5, 2014 at 8:15 PM|
ACACIA LODGE #155
Thurmont’s ACACIA MASONIC LODGE announces their annual
“Mary and Robert Remsberg Memorial SCHOLARSHIP AWARD”
Thurmont’s Acacia Lodge #155, is offering one scholarship worth up to $4,000.00!
Scholarship funds would be distributed at $1,000.00 per year, for up to four years of continued education with passing grades from an accredited college or university. This scholarship is available to all graduating high school level seniors from a Maryland State accredited public, private, and/or home-school program who reside within the Catoctin High School district boundaries as per the Frederick County Public School district map.
(see FCPS District Map information at website: www.fcps.org/dept/facilities/Boundaries)
Since 1995, Thurmont Masons have awarded over $70,000.00 worth of scholarships supporting area students.
Applications will be judged upon the following criteria in order of importance:
Participation and leadership roles in community and/or school activities.
Content of a personal resume.
Academic record and/or special achievements.
Need for financial assistance.
Evaluation by school official and/or mentor.
Organization, appearance, and completeness of the application.
Scholarship application forms are available at the Catoctin High School Guidance Office and the Thurmont Public Library. Interested students must complete an application and return it to the location where it was obtained, on or before April 30, 2015.
The successful applicant and their family will be invited to Acacia Lodge’s annual Strawberry Festival in June, for the presentation of the Scholarship.
Questions regarding the application should be directed to Acacia Masonic Lodge #155, attn: Scholarship Committee via the Lodge website at http://www.thurmontmasons.com