• Master’s Message, March 2020

    My Brethren, Time flies and our Centennial Celebration is upon us. On Saturday, March 14 we will be gathering at Tudor Hall with the Grand Master, Grand Lodge Officers, and 3 other Lodges for our combined Silver-to-Gold Ceremony. The Lodge will tyle at 1 pm. The Ceremony will be conducted

  • Master’s Message, February 2020

    My Brethren, If reports are to be believed, our DDGM Official Visit was a success! R.W. Bro. Christie’s official visit proved memorable with, not one, but 2 entrances into the lodge. Bro. Hacker demonstrated his competence in the 3rd degree, and our Guest Speaker from the Men’s Mission gave us

  • Master’s Message, January 2020

    My Brethren: I trust you all had a peaceful and relaxing Christmas. The New Year has always been a time of reflection for me, and since becoming a Mason it also serves to remind me of the special bond we share, and the gift that we represent to one another.

  • Master’s Message, December 2019

    My Brethren, My neighbours have already turned on their Christmas lights so the holiday’s must soon be upon us! I would like to wish you, your families and loved ones a peaceful, happy and restful season, and the chance to reflect on the year past, and the plans for the

  • Master’s Message, November 2019

    My Brethren, October was a busy month, and I am sure you share my joy in seeing Bro. Adam Hacker raised to the Third Degree, and to having David Perkins as our newest member of Acacia. The Travelling Gavel was delivered to us by Edinburgh Lodge, and it is now

  • Master’s Message, September 2019

    My Brethren, I would like to welcome you all back to Lodge after a magnificent summer, and hope that you are as excited as I am to be a member of Acacia as we step into our 100th year. Thanks are immediately due to W.Bros. Lillico and Harrison for their

  • Master’s Message, May 2019

    My Brethren, During our April regular meeting we elected the Worshipful Master and Officers for the ensuing Masonic year. The following week at our Emergent meeting we held a step-up night where the Worshipful Master Elect and his Officers proved their proficiency. I must say that it appears the ensuing

  • Master’s Message, April 2019

    My Brethren, We are now truly into the spring season, warmer temperatures are welcome after the long cold winter we had here in Ottawa.Our March regular meeting was another enjoyable night. As I sat in the East I always appreciate a full Lodge room with many Acacia Lodge members. There

  • Master’s Message, March 2019

    My Brethren, With the beginning of March brings longer days and hopefully warmer weather as we get ready for spring. This winter brought cold temperatures and lots of snow to Ottawa. I hope you and your families were able to get outside and enjoy some winter activities. Our February meeting

  • Master’s Message, February 2019

    My Brethren, We are now well into the winter months and the deep freeze is keeping many of us inside. I hope you are surrounded with family and friends and also finding time to go out and enjoy the season. Our January meeting was a busy one as we were