We celebrated the Installation of our slate of Officers for the 2017 Lodge year on Sunday. Like all Lodges at this time of year, we thank our outgoing Officers and we welcome the Officers moving into new positions to help move the Lodge forward. For many, this day represents the pinnacle of years of work […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
With great honor and pride, we installed our 2017 slate of Antlers Officers on Sunday morning. In the past year, this group of young people, and future Elks, did great work and set a great example in the community. They have adopted as one of their primary charities the DreamCatchers shelter for underage homeless in Oakland. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
A farewell dinner honoring Exalted Ruler Shirley Bierman was held at the lodge on Friday evening, March 24, 2017. In addition to the dinner, activities included a farewell roast of Shirley, followed by the Annual Awards and Karaoke. The evening’s theme was a Mexican Fiesta. This years Award Recipients included: Elk of the year — […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
On Thursday, March 23, 2017, the Veterans Committee held a pack out. Prior to this evening, members of the committee had shopped for the supplies, collected the cartons, prepared the address labels, and stuffed the envelopes. The committee gathered at 7 pm in the card room at the lodge where they sorted, packed, wrapped, taped, addressed, and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The luck of the Irish was upon us at our St. Patrick’s Day Party. We had great food, good music, lots of dancing, and cold beverages. It was the place to be on a Friday night. A BIG thank you to all the volunteers who decorated the Lodge before the evening and the volunteers who helped […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Alameda Elks have supported Dreamcatcher Family Services this year. We are grateful to our members and our Antlers who have contributed so much this past year. This is an example of the good that you’re bringing to the world. This girl’s story has a happy ending. Ruween came from years on the street and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.