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June 3, 2014 3:00 PM New Hampton Chapter #75 Cordially invites you to attend the official visit of the Star Gazers Grand Family at the Norman Borlaug Heritage Site. Reply for Acceptance - See Invitation for RSVP Information and Map to event location. (View Invitation)

June 4, 2017 Noon - Barthell OES Home Potluck Picnic and Plant Auction at the Barthell OES Home 911 Ridgewood Drive, Decorah, IA. Plant Auction immediatley following. Bring a covered dish to share. Garden Art, for the auction, Lawn chairs to sit on. Consider making a donation if you are unable to attend. (View Invitation)

June 9, 2017 Demolay Initation  7:00PM at the Davenport Masonic Center, 511 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Davenport, Iowa.  Please RSVP to:  Phil Corwin @ for acceptance.

June 10, 2017 - Silver Creek Le Claire and Davenport Chapter invites you to thier official visit of the 2017 Star Gazers Grand Family and the District 5 chapters Fundraiser at the Davenport Masonic Center 511 Veterans Memorial Parkway Davenport, Iowa Light Lunch at 12:30 PM - Trivia: 1:00 - 3:00 PM (View Invitation)

June 11, 2017 - 2:00 PM - Electa Chapter #32 Casual Fun Day with the 2017 Star Gazers Grand Family at the Environmental Learning Center Discovery Park 3300 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA Program with light refreshments to follow. (View Invitation)

June 17, 2017 - 2:00 PM - Winterset Chapter Fun Day and official visit of the Star Gazers Grand Family - informal attire. Winterset Masonic Temple 109 N. 1st Winterset. (View Invitation)

June 30, 2017 6:00 PM Grand Cookout. Toledo Chapter, Tama; Holly Chapter, Malcom; Bona Dea Chapter, Traer cordially invite you to the official visto of the Worthy Grand Matron and Worthy grand Patron and the Star Gazers Grand Family at the Otter Creek Park Nature Center. Dress is ultra casual. Reply for acceptance only. (View Invitation for details)

July 18, 2017 - 7:00 PM Pleasant Chapter, Pleasantville invites you to attend thier official visit of the of the 2017 Star Gazers Grand Family held at the July Chapter meeting at the Masonic Temple - North Side of Square - 110 West Jackson Street, Pleasantville, IA (View Invitation)

July 21, 2017 5:30 pm Golden Rule Chapter #194 Cordially invites you to attend thier July "cook-out gthering" and official visit with t food, fun, entertainment fellowship Honoring Jane Grren WGM and John Hauser, Worhty Grand Patron and the Star Gazers Grand Family at te Sunnyside Park, the Camblin Addition, Atlanic, IA. Casual Attire. (View Invitation)

July 28 – 30, 2017 “A Capitol Idea” the Five-State OES Friendship Exchange in Jefferson City, Missouri.  Registration Deadline July 20.  In addition to the meals events include: Missouri State Penitentiary Tour, State Capitol Building Tours, Ike Skelton’s Military Museum and the Cole County Historical Museum.  For hotel information and meal reservation see flyer.  (View Invitation)

August 11-1, 2017 INTERNATIONAL PEACE GARDEN PILGRIMAGE INFORMATION: Information on bus trip with Nebraska for the OES Pilgrimage to International Peace Garden (View Information)

August 19, 2017 Lunch 12:30 PM - Program 2:00 PM. Algona Chapter cordially invites you to attend the official visit of the Star Gazers Grand Family at the Masonic Temple 1413 North McCoy St. Algona, IA. Giant mum plants from the Amish will be available for Sale.  We will take orders for color/number of mums for pick-up at this Fun Day.  Call Sue Thomas at 515-341-3766 or email Proceeds to Vision with the Stars. (View Invitations)

August 25, 2016 Coral Chapter Invites you to the Official visit of Sister Jane Green and Brother John Hauser and the Star Gazers Grand Family. Join them for Yesterday's memories and Vander Haag's Antique Truck Museum, 106 Eastern Ave, Sanborn Iowa for a tour. Potluck Supper with meat provided at the Masonic Temple 226 Main St Sanborn IA. Sister Nancy Ramthun will present a program on Regenerative Medicine follwoing the meal. RSVP by August 10 to Brother Ed Johannsen. See invitation for RSVP information. (View Invitation)

August 26, 2017 - (Saturday) 1:00 - 5:00 PM The Flower and Dog Show - A walk in the Park. Lake Okoboji Methodist Camp - Spirit Lake, IA. Fun, Music, Silent Auction and more. Music to dance or to enjoy provided by the "Jesse James Gang" a popular Lakes are band. Catered fresh broasted chicken meal served at 4 PM. Tickets $20 - RSVP by August 16. (See Flyer for details)

September 15-17, 2017 IOWA-NEBRASKA-SOUTH DAKOTA TRI-STATE EXCHANGE (View Invitation)
Friday, September 15, 2017 - Sioux City, Iowa – The Iowa Grand Officers Hosted by Morningside Rose Croix Chapter 4110 Morningside Ave., Sioux City, Iowa
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - South Sioux City, Nebraska– South Dakota Grand Officers Hosted by Laura Chapter #301 124 E. 19th Street, South Sioux City, NE
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - Yankton, South Dakota – Nebraska Grand Officers Hosted by Keystone Chapter #33 - Masonic Center, 333 Cedar St, Yankton SD 57078

To see changes to the Calendar Printed - 2016-2017 ITINERARY of the Grand Chapter of Iowa Order of the Easter Star (View Changes)



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