• We danced the night away at our 2017 Inaugural Ball

    Posted on April 9, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    We had a wonderful celebrate of the installation of our new Officers at our 2017 Inaugural Ball last Saturday.  We welcomed our Officers, Members and Distinguished Guests from other Lodges.  The Lodge looked beautiful, decked out in purple with many references to Lee’s Ironworking ways.  After posing for pictures at the Champagne reception, we moved […]

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  • What a Friday Night Dinner we had!

    Posted on April 9, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    Last Friday night, over 60 of us gathered for a fantastic Friday night dinner.  We had Guinness battered fried fish, lasagna, french fries and salads with good friends in our Mahogany Room.  We almost forgot . . . we had Susan’s Upside Down cake for dessert.  Yummy!  

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  • We had some fun on April Fool’s Day

    Posted on April 2, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    If you “like” the Lodge’s Facebook page, yesterday you saw the “Grim News” that the Lodge found new cracks in the building foundation, potentially requiring a special member assessment to repair the damage.  When visitors clicked on the link, they went to an April Fool’s Day message.   Besides having some fun, in one day, […]

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  • 2017 Lodge Officers Installed

    Posted on March 26, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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 […]

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  • Welcome to our 2017 Antlers Officers!

    Posted on March 26, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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. […]

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  • Farewell Dinner Held for Exalted Ruler Shirley Bierman

    Posted on March 25, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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 — […]

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  • Veterans Committee March Packout

    Posted on March 25, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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 […]

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  • St. Patrick’s Day Party 2017!

    Posted on March 19, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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 […]

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  • Helping Dreamcatcher Family Services

    Posted on March 14, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    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 […]

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  • Lyin I’s was a big hit!

    Posted on February 20, 2017 by Elks Admin in Uncategorized.

    We blew off the roof of the Lodge Room last Friday when the Lyin I’s Eagles tribute band came to town.  Over 140 Elks and friends had a ball singing, and dancing the night away. Many thanks to Doug Timney, Ted Hommert, Greg Falkner, Chris Scyphers and the rest of the Hard Rack Committee who […]

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