Dunedin Lodge Monday June 20, 2016
Kirk Hinote, Worshipful Master of Tarpon Lodge, presented Dunedin Lodge with a Certificate of Apprciation for our donation to Kayleen Crewe a little girl in South Africa suffering from kidney decease.
kirk has known Kayleen's parents for many years and is trying to collect $25,000 for her treatment and care. To date he has collected $12,000. Attached to the certificate were pictures of Kayleen. Accepting on behalf of Dunedin Lodge was Worshipful Master Robert Frierson.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 September 18, 2017
R.W. Richard Whitmeyer District Deputy Grand Master of the 18th Masonic District made his official visit to Dunedin Lodge. Accompanying the District Deputy were R.W. Frank Gaughen
chairman of Masonic Leadership Training, W. Greg Williamson Chairman of Public Education and Citizenship, and W. Brian Moffett Chairman of Masonic Membership Development.
Monday December 12, 2016
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 donates 12 gift cards to Dunedin Elementary School to help pay for Christmas Dinner for the Families of children in need. Dunedin Lodge has been able to donate gift cards to the School on Thanksgiving and Christmas for the last 10 years. The Lodge also sponsors Ms. Morrison's first grade class and runs the "BIKES FOR BOOKS" program and to date has donated over 100 bikes along with helmets.
Pictured to the left is Karen Barnett, Community Liaison for the School, Leah Holzer, Guidance Counselor, and Mike Palenik, Chairman of "BIKES FOR BOOKS".
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 Monday January 30, 2017
Bro. Dale Laymon received the Entered Apprentice Degree at Dunedin Lodge. Bro. Scott Spell sat in the East and did a great job. Visiters came from as far west as Oklahoma and as far east as England and Scotland to observe the Degree. W. Ken Coralin P.M. gave the lecture and W. Ken Giesow p.m. gave the charge.
Worshipful Master Robert Frierson delivered toys, that were collected and donated by members and visitors of Dunedin Lodge, at our annual Christmas Party at Momma Maria's Restaurant in Tarpon Springs.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 November 6, 2017
On Monday November 6, 2017 Dunedin Lodge Initiated Mr. Willian Lewis Bennett, and Mr. Christian Noe to the Degree of Entered Apprentice. Bro. Scott Spell presided in the East, and W. Mike Rhoades P.M. from Tampa Bay Lodge No. 252 gave the Lecture and W. Ken Giesow P.M. from Dunedin Lodge gave the Charge.
Saturday March 10, Dunedin Lodge No. 192
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 passed to the Degree of Fellowcraft Entered Apprentice Brother Harold
Sultzbaugh. The Degre was presided over by Worshipful Master Scott Spell. R. W. Bill Sundquist
P.D.D.G.M. gave the Middle Chamber Lecture and Worshipful Master Scott Spell gave the Charge.
Official Visit of R.W. Frank Gaughen District Deputy Grand Master of the 20th Masonic District along with R.H. Larry Pomeroy District instructor, R.W. Sam Lampson Masonic Education Chairman, R.W. Jim Mason Chairmann of Education and Citizenship, and W. Ken Warner Perpetual Membership Chairman.
Highlights of the evening included presentation of a print of the Painting "Look to the East" to W. Joey Gondos whose work on the lighted floor in the Lodge inspired the painting, the presentation of an orange card by R.H. Pomeroy to W. Andy Reeves for learning the Middle Chamber Lecture, presentation from W. Nick Lathan -Boals on the History of Dorset Masonary from the 1730"s - 2000 which is about the area where his home Lodge is in England, and the reading of the Grand Master's Message by R.W. Frank Gaughen.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 F & AM February 15, 2016
Monday August 29 , 2016 Dunedin Lodge No. 192
Brother Greg Allan Brown was Raised to the Sublime Degree of Master Mason. Prior to the meeting Bro. Brown passed his
Fellowcraft Proficiency which was conducted by our Lodge Instructor, Bro. Don Bolam. Worshipful Master Robert Frierson
sat in the East for the first section and R.W. Jim Tuller P.D.D.G.M. sat in the East for the second section. R.W. Bill Sundquist
District Deputy Grand Master of the 21st Masonic District gave the Lecture, and W. Ken Giesow P.M. gave the charge.
October 28, 2016 Dunedin Elementary School
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 presented 12 gift cards to Dunedin Elementary School to be given out to needy families for their Thanksgiving Dinner. Pictured on the right is Karen Barnett, Family and Community Liaison for the school, on the left liana Cruz, and in the center, Mike Palenik, Secretary of Dunedin Lodge No. 192.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 5/22/2017
Mr. Scott Allen Leonard and Mr. Stephen Britt Kidde were Initiated Entered Apprentices on Monday May 22, 2017. Bro. Scott Spell, our Junior Warden sat in the East for the Degree. W. Mike Rhoades P.M. gave the Lecture and W. Ken Giesow gave the charge.
Dunedin High School 5/03/2017
On Wednesday May 3, the third annual B.J. Sammon Scholarship
for the outstanding ROTC Cadet, as chosen by the unit commander
was presented by W. Andy Reeves p.m. to cadet Jacob Miller .
Monday March 21, 2016
Dunedin Lodge had the Honor to present a 50 year Service Award to Bro. Robert Ayers of Dunedin Lodge and a 60 year Service Award to W. Gordon Goodwin of Stony Creek Lodge No. 5 in Rochester Michigan. There is 110 years of Masonic service between the two brothers.
Worshipful Master Robert Frierson made the presentations and R.W. Marvin Gerhard read a Proclamation sent from Stony Creek Lodge to W. Goodwin which included his Masonic record and was signed by members and officers of Stony Creek Lodge.
February 19, 2018 Bro. Robert Dake earned his Master Mason apron by passing the Proficiency for the Master Mason Degree. Bro. Don Bolam did the examination and W.M. Scott Spell presented Bro. Dake with the Grand Lodge Master Mason Certificate.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 8/14/2017 E.A. Brother Robert Neil Dake was passed to the Degree of Fellowcraft after giving an excellent E.A. Proficiency. 15 Masons were in attendance and W. Mike Palenik P.M. sat in the East. W. Andy Reeves P.M. gave the Middle Chamber Lecture and W. Mike St-Laurent P.M. gave the charge. Bro. Dake is pictured in the center next to the Lodge Instructor Bro. Don Bolam. Special thanks goes out to R.W. Sam Lampson PDDGM and w. Robert Frierson P.M. who filled in at the last Minute.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 November 28, 2016
Fellowcraft Brother Richard Weltz was raised to the Sublime Degree or Master Mason by the Officers and Visiters of Dunedin Lodge. Brother Scott Spell S.D. sat in the East for the first time
in the Master Mason Degree and R.W. Jim Tuller P.D.D.G.M. was in the East for the second section.
Jim Rocha presented the Lecture and Ken Giesow gave the charge.
Saturday May 21, 2016
On Saturday May 21, Brother Dr. John Nagy presided over the "Building
Better Builders" workshop and presented some interesting observations
and interpretations concerning Masonic Emblems and rituals and challenged
the brothers present to continue their Masonic studies.
Tuesday May 31, Dunedin Elementary School
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 presented 12 bikes to Dunedin Elementary School for the "Bikes for Books" program. Two students from each grade (1 boy and 1 girl), who have completed the reading assignment, chosen by their teachers, are eligible to win. Those sudents name who have successfully completed the work, are put in an envelope and the winners are drawn at the presentation.
W. Andy Reeves presided over the ceremony assisted by W. Ken Giesow, W. Mike Palenik and Fellowcraft Brother Greg Brown.
Principal Kerry Apuzzo kept a watchful eye over the procedings.
The friends and Brothers of Dunedin Lodge have donated close to $10,000 to purchase and donate 108 bikes and 48 helmets to the program.
It is interesting to note that some of the first winners have graduated High School and may be in their first or second year of College.
Dunedin Lodge May 24, 2016
Entered Apprentice Brother Greg Allen Brown ( standing next to Worshipful Master Robert Frierson) was passed to the Degree Of Fellowcraft by the East Gate Lodge No. 355 on Tuesday May 24. Dunedin Lodge wishes to thank East Gate Lodge for allowing Brother Brown To be part ot the ceremony.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 March 20, 2017
Brother Richard Casper was awarded an Honorary Membership by the Brothers of Dunedin Lodge. Brother Casper has been present at almost every meeting since he started coming to the Lodge, and has volunteered for Lodge activities, helped out when needed including degrees, and represented the Lodge when a Brother (Nick Boals) from England first moved to the area. Welcome goes out to Dick from the Officers and members of Dunedin Lodge.
Monday October 9, 2017 Mr. Harold Sultzbaugh was Initiated an Entered Apprentice at Dunedin Lodge No. 192. Bro. Scott Spell sat in the East, W. Mike Rhoades P.M. from Tampa Bay Lodge No. 252 gave the Lecture , and W. Ken Giesow from Dunedin Lodge gave the charge.
Friday May 22, 8:40am. 7Members of Dunedin Lodge Presented 12 bikes to Dunedin Elementary School for the 11th annual "BIKES FOR BOOKS" program this year in honor of W.Romeo Scerbo P.M. who passed on earlier this year. 2 bikes per class, ( 1 boy and 1 girl) plus a gift card for a new helmet are awarded to the most improved readers. Present for the presentation were W. Bob Harris Worshipful Master, W. Ken Giesow P.M., W. Andy Reeves P.M., W. Mike Palenik P.M., Bro. Greg Gulick, Bro. Greg Brown, and Bro. Dick Casper.
This year the presentation was funded by donations to the Lodge in W. Scerbo's honor.
Monday April 4, 2016
Dunedin Lodge Passes to the Degree of Fellowcraft Entered Apprentice Brothers Robert Gooding and Gregory Gulick. Our Senior Deacon sat in the East for the first time, and did an excellent job.
W. Andy Reeves P.M. gave the Middle Chamber Lecture and W.Ken Giesow gave the Charge.
Picture in front from left to right is Robert Gooding, Scott Spell, Gregory Gulick and his father.
Dunedin Lodge No. Friday May 20, 2016
Fellowcraft Brother Gregory Glenn Gulick was Raised to the Sublime Degree of Master Mason by his father Brother Gilbert
Glenn Gulick. Worshipful Master Robert Frierson presided in the East for the first section and R.W. Jim Tuller was in the East
for the second section. R.W. Jim Rocha gave the Lecture and R.W. John Hicky gave the charge.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 June 13, 2016
On Monday June 13, 2016 Brother Robert Bruce Gooding Jr. was Raised to the Sublime Degree Of Master Mason. W. Robert Frierson sat in the East for the first section and R.W. Jim Tuller presided in the East For the second section. W. Bryant Manne from Hillsborough Lode gave the Lecture and W. Ken Giesow gave the Charge. Brother Gooding is pictured in front wearing the red shirt.
Monday October 2, 2017 Dunedin Lodge No.192
Dunedin Lodge held a Fellowcraft Degree to pass E.A. Brother Stephen Kidde from Dunedin Lodge and E.A. Brother Jeffery Payne fro East Gate Lodge No. 355. Prior to the Degree Bro. Kidde Gave his E.A. Proficiency and was declared Proficient. W. Mike Palenik P.M. sat in the East, W. Andy Reeves P.M. gave the Middle Chamber Lecture and W. Ken Giesow P.M. gave the charge.
Monday December 4, 2017
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 raised Brother Robert Neil Dake and Brother Stephen Britt Kidde to Master Mason. W. Mike
Palenik P.M. sat in the East for the first section and R.W. Jim Tuller P.D.D.G.M. sat in the East for the second section.
W. Thomas Quay P.M. gave the lecture and W. Ken Giesow gave the charge. Pictured in the center with the Unity Gavel is Worshipful Master Bob Harris.
Monday October 17, 2016
Brothers Greg Brown and Gregory Gulick earned their aprons by passing their Master Mason Proficiency. Congradulations on a job weell done.
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 Monday 3/27/2017
Mr. Robert Neil Dake was Initiated an Entered Apprentice. Brother Scott Spell,
Junior Warden, sat in the East. 21 Brothers sat in Lodge to observe the degree including two newly Initiated Brothers from Gulf Beach Lodge No. 291. The Lecture was given by W. Thomas Quay P.M. from St. Petersburg Lodge No.139 and the Charge was given by W. Ken Giesow P.M. of Dunedin.
Wednesday May 4, 2016 Dunedin High School
Dunedin Lodge No. 192 is proud to announce the presentation of the Third Annual B.J. Sammon
Scholarship Award to the best Cadet in the Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps.This year two Cadets tied for top honors and split the $1000 Scholarship. Cadet Victoria Howsare and Cadet
Tatyana Diaz were presented the award by W. Andy Reeves and Junior Warden Justin Sparks
in the Dunedin High School Auditorium. Presiding over the Ceremony was Capt. James R.
Facinelli USNR. (Retired).
Shriner's Children's Hospital December 18, 2016
Saturday October 14, 2017 a fundraising dinner was held at Dunedin Lodge No. 192. The dinner was prepared by Scott Spell and his wife Jennifer (mostly Jennifer). Music was provided by John Montemarano and a talk about Masonary during the Civil War was given by Greg Gulick. The dinner raised $600 for the benefit of the Lodge.