• 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

  • Master’s Message, January 2019

    My Brethren, Happy New Year to you all! I hope you all had time to be around and end enjoy the company of family and friends over the holiday season. It is a very busy time of year for many of us but also a time to reflect on the

  • Master’s Message, December 2018

    My Brethren, It looks like the snow came early this year and is here to stay. I have little doubt we will be having a white Christmas and holiday season. During our regular October meeting we initiated Brother Adam Hacker into Masonry, and our lodge. It was a great evening

  • Master’s Message, November 2018

    My Brethren September 21st saw a violent storm like none I recall every seeing in our region where 6 tornados reportedly touched down causing damage and power outages across many parts of our city. You’re Wardens and I made calls to many of you that we have not heard from

  • Master’s Message, October 2018

    My Brethren Last month we held our Grand Lodge Appreciation night which had a great turnout of Grand Lodge officers including the Deputy Grand Master, District Deputy Grand Masters from Ottawa District 1 and 2 and a large number of grand lodge officers, visitors and Acacia lodge members. During our