Oh boy! All the kids had fun at our annual Lodge Christmas party for kids. There was face painting, balloon animals and gingerbread house building. Donna Marie Ferro read to the kids from her book. The kids had lunch with hot dogs, macaroni and cookies. AND THEN . . . SANTA CLAUS CAME! Every child […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The first wave in our longstanding commitment to youth scholarships got off to a great start as we received 38 applications from area students for our Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarships. Our Scholarship Committee spend the afternoon grading applications from area students from Alameda, Oakland, Berkeley, San Leandro, Hayward and even Fremont! The […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Our Breakfast Committee really outdid themselves yesterday as many volunteers followed a late night at our Holiday Show, by getting up extra early to make a delicious breakfast for all comers. We had it all from homemade omelettes to eggs Benedict and biscuits and gravy. As usual, we raised money for the purple pig and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We packed the house for two shows last weekend as A Luke Warm Country Christmas opened last Friday and concluded on Saturday. The countless hours of rehearsal by our talented members really paid off! Everyone was in a holiday mood from the cast to the audience and guests. What a great time! How do we […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We were happy to be part of the Official lighting of the Alameda Holiday Tree last week and we were especially proud of our Elks Antlers who served hot chocolate throughout the event. It was a beautiful evening, made better by hot chocolate and fun. Thanks Antlers!Continue Reading... No Comments.