Fort Myers Beach Lodge #362 Free & Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone: (239) 466-6363 Website: WWW.FMB362.COM Email: info@fmb362.com The Trestle Board February 2015 Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362 Free & Accepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931 Chartered April 27, 1967 Meets First & Third Thursdays 6:30 Refreshment - 7:30 Meeting Visitors Welcome - Members Expected WWW.FMB362.COM 239-466239-466-6363 Find us online! Website: www.fmb362.com networks: Find us on social networks: Facebook - Instagram - Google+ Be sure to sign up for email updates at our website Left to right: Steven Andersen Junior Steward, Greg Anderson Treasurer, Scott Wilder Sr. Deacon, Josh Calero Sr. Warden, Ken Compton Worshipful Master, Mark Kenny Junior Warden, Phil Leever Jr. Deacon, Ed Lanham Chaplain, Derek Vaneske Sr. Steward, Fred Wright Secretary, Josiah Mendez Tyler
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363 Website  WWW.FMB362.COM Em...
Masonic Calendars 2015Officers Ken Compton Worshipful Master: Joshua Calero Senior Warden: Mark Kenny Junior Warden: Greg Anderson Treasurer: Fred Wright Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Ed Lanham Scott Wilder Senior Deacon: Phil Leever Junior Deacon: Derek Vaneske Senior Steward: Steve Anderson Junior Steward: Josiah Mendez Tyler: 239-564-5539 239-770-4233 239-246-1216 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-898-7816 239-633-0839 913-731-2597 Freemasons, in affixing dates to their official documents, have a calendar peculiar to themselves, differing according to various Rites. You may have read or heard someone in Lodge say a date that was not familiar, this is because each order has their own calendar and is thus explained. Order Symbolic Lodge (Blue Lodge) Time + or - Name Add 4000 ANNO years to the LUCIS Christian Era YEAR OF THE LIGHT Scottish Rite Add 3760 ANNO years to the MUNDI, Christian Era year of the world Abbreviation A.L. A.M. Example More Info For A. D. 1930, it would be: A. L. 5930 symbolic reference to the Light of Masonry For A. D. 1930, it would be 5690 Jewish calendar is used A. D. 1930, it would be A. I. 2460 Year of the building of the Second Temple For A.D. 1930 it would be A.B. 3843 "Year of Blessing" of Abraham by Melchizedek. For A. D. 1930, it would be A. Dep. 2930, Date from the year in which King Solomon's Temple was completed. For A.D. 1930, it would be A.O. 812 Date from the organization of the orderA. D. 1118. Past Masters *W:.Marshall E. Wilkins…..1966-67UD *W:. Hugh Holligan ……...……..1968 *RW:. Louis A. Myers…………......1969 W:. Raymond A. Howerton…....1970 *W:. Paul O. Hoffman……………..1971 *W:. Earnest C. Brown …...……..1972 *W:. Thomas S. Reahard .…......1973 *W:. William J. Nelson……..........1974 W:. Douglass M. Midgley….......1975 W:. Ronald E. Bare .………........1976 W:. Ralph E. Shaffer………........1977 *W:. Elbert E. Smith………..........1978 *W:. Jacob F. Woods ………….....1979 *W:. David A. Wedig ……………...1980 *W:. Chester A. Townsend.........1981 W:. Reginald C. Stark ………....1982 W:. Peter H. Hopwood Jr.........1983 *W:. William F. Mazur................1984 RW:. James W. Hogg.................1985 *W:. Richard D. Upham..............1986 *W:. James Toby ......................1987 W:. Robert J. Berczik.................1988 *Deceased *W:. Robert j. Gibbons..............1989 W:. Frank C. Modafari..............1990 *W:. William F. Mazur Jr............1991 *W:. Daniel H. Nichols Sr...........1992 *W:. James L. Michael...............1993 W:. Kurt M. Reichenbecher…...1994 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce.............1995 *W:. E. James Toby..................1996 W:. Matthew L. Hall.................1997 RW:. Dick Tafel.......................1998 W:. Charles Pack.....................1999 W:. Donald Smith....................2000 *W:. Clyde Curry ....................2001 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce ............2002 W:. Robert DeVeny .................2003 RW:. Dick Tafel ......................2004 W:. Dan Lumley .....................2005 W:. Jerry Ralston ...................2006 RW:. Bobby Mimmo..….…2007-2008 R.W:. Ed Lanham …...……2009-2010 W:. Bart Howard……………………2011 W:. Jim Phillips ………………..…..2012 W:. John MacDonald …………….2013 W:. Isidro Lopez …………………..2014 Royal Arch ANNO INAdd 530 Years to the VENTIONIS Christian Era year of the A.I. ANNO BENEFACIO A.B. Discovery Add 1913 years Royal & Select Masters Knights Templar ANNO Add 1000 years to the DEPOSIChristian Era TIONIS, the year of the Deposit. Subtract 1118 from the present year ANNO ORDINIS, in the year of the Order. A. Dep. A.O. masonicworld.com
Masonic Calendars  2015Officers Ken Compton Worshipful Master  Joshua Calero Senior Warden  Mark Kenny Junior Warden  Greg...
From the East Brother Jeff Taylor From the East On the Mend Brethren, Thank you for the opportunity to serve as Worshipful Master of the lodge for this year. It is a great honor and I will keep our lodge moving in the right direction. The officers and I will put our efforts in keeping our lodge the best it can be and have some fun along the way. & Looking Good! Secretary Fred Wright & Brother Ken Herald Chief Rabban of Araba Shrine January Dates to Remember Thurs 5th FMB362 - Stated Meeting - 6:30pm Meal- 7:30 Meet Sat 7th Open Books, Cypress Lodge, 9-Noon This year we will participate in the 4th of July parade on Fort Myers Beach again, if you find candy on sale please bring a bag as we will pass it out along the parade route along with beads. We will also provide the opportunity for any Master Mason to complete the Mater Mason I, II, III course and also get the Lodge Officers training course going. For our newly initiated brothers and our brothers still working on their catechism we will set up a regular schedule to have brothers available to work with you through out the month. I will work with the officers to provide some other programs during the year and will announce them as the details come together. In closing I will leave you with a quote I found and that I used at installation. Author Unknown Mon 16th MM Degree, Lehigh Acres, Dine @ 6:00, open @ 7:00 “LIFE IS SHORT, LIVE IT, LOVE IS RARE, GRAB IT, ANGER IS BAD, DUMP IT, FEAR IS AWFUL, FACE IT, MEMORIES ARE SWEET, CHERISH IT.” Thurs 19th FMB362 - Stated Meeting - 6:30pm Meal- 7:30 Meet Lets have a great year. Wed 25th Masters & Wardens, Lehigh Acres, 7:30 Fraternally, Ken Compton Worshipful Master Sat 14th Open Books, Punta Gorda Lodge, 9-Noon Sat 28th Grand Lodge Secretary / Treasurer Seminar, Cypress Sat 28th Freemason Night with the Florida Everblades
From the East  Brother Jeff Taylor  From the East  On the Mend  Brethren, Thank you for the opportunity to serve as Worshi...
From the Secretary's Desk Freemason Night with the Everblades! Congratulations to all the new officers and we are looking forward to a new year of Masonic work. The year 2014 brought the suspension of three members for non-payment of dues which brought our membership down under 200. Your Masonic Lodge has two new candidates; Mark David Stewart and Brain James O'Conner both from Cape Coral, we also have two new members requesting dual membership Paul Mandelaro from Athelstan Lodge #482 and James Johnson from Oakland Lodge #140. Secretary Fred Wright District 29 Lodges & Meeting Days Cape Coral #367 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:30pm Cypress #295 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:00pm Fort Myers Beach #362 - 1st & 3rd Thursdays - 7:30pm LaBelle #379 - 2nd & 4th Tuesdays - 7:30pm Lehigh Acres #344 - 2nd & 4th Mondays - 7:30pm Tamiami Trail #262 - 1st & 3rd Mondays - 7:30pm Veritas #396 - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays - 7:30pm See www.fmb362.com for maps & directions to all local lodges Brought to you by Cape Coral Lodge #367
From the Secretary s Desk  Freemason Night with the Everblades   Congratulations to all the new officers and we are lookin...
From the East Brother Jeff Taylor From the East On the Mend Brethren, Thank you for the opportunity to serve as Worshipful Master of the lodge for this year. It is a great honor and I will keep our lodge moving in the right direction. The officers and I will put our efforts in keeping our lodge the best it can be and have some fun along the way. & Looking Good! Secretary Fred Wright & Brother Ken Herald Chief Rabban of Araba Shrine January Dates to Remember Thurs 5th FMB362 - Stated Meeting - 6:30pm Meal- 7:30 Meet Sat 7th Open Books, Cypress Lodge, 9-Noon This year we will participate in the 4th of July parade on Fort Myers Beach again, if you find candy on sale please bring a bag as we will pass it out along the parade route along with beads. We will also provide the opportunity for any Master Mason to complete the Mater Mason I, II, III course and also get the Lodge Officers training course going. For our newly initiated brothers and our brothers still working on their catechism we will set up a regular schedule to have brothers available to work with you through out the month. I will work with the officers to provide some other programs during the year and will announce them as the details come together. In closing I will leave you with a quote I found and that I used at installation. Author Unknown Mon 16th MM Degree, Lehigh Acres, Dine @ 6:00, open @ 7:00 “LIFE IS SHORT, LIVE IT, LOVE IS RARE, GRAB IT, ANGER IS BAD, DUMP IT, FEAR IS AWFUL, FACE IT, MEMORIES ARE SWEET, CHERISH IT.” Thurs 19th FMB362 - Stated Meeting - 6:30pm Meal- 7:30 Meet Lets have a great year. Wed 25th Masters & Wardens, Lehigh Acres, 7:30 Fraternally, Ken Compton Worshipful Master Sat 14th Open Books, Punta Gorda Lodge, 9-Noon Sat 28th Grand Lodge Secretary / Treasurer Seminar, Cypress Sat 28th Freemason Night with the Florida Everblades
From the East  Brother Jeff Taylor  From the East  On the Mend  Brethren, Thank you for the opportunity to serve as Worshi...
From the Secretary's Desk Freemason Night with the Everblades! Congratulations to all the new officers and we are looking forward to a new year of Masonic work. The year 2014 brought the suspension of three members for non-payment of dues which brought our membership down under 200. Your Masonic Lodge has two new candidates; Mark David Stewart and Brain James O'Conner both from Cape Coral, we also have two new members requesting dual membership Paul Mandelaro from Athelstan Lodge #482 and James Johnson from Oakland Lodge #140. Secretary Fred Wright District 29 Lodges & Meeting Days Cape Coral #367 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:30pm Cypress #295 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:00pm Fort Myers Beach #362 - 1st & 3rd Thursdays - 7:30pm LaBelle #379 - 2nd & 4th Tuesdays - 7:30pm Lehigh Acres #344 - 2nd & 4th Mondays - 7:30pm Tamiami Trail #262 - 1st & 3rd Mondays - 7:30pm Veritas #396 - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays - 7:30pm See www.fmb362.com for maps & directions to all local lodges Brought to you by Cape Coral Lodge #367
From the Secretary s Desk  Freemason Night with the Everblades   Congratulations to all the new officers and we are lookin...
Masonic Calendars 2015Officers Ken Compton Worshipful Master: Joshua Calero Senior Warden: Mark Kenny Junior Warden: Greg Anderson Treasurer: Fred Wright Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Ed Lanham Scott Wilder Senior Deacon: Phil Leever Junior Deacon: Derek Vaneske Senior Steward: Steve Anderson Junior Steward: Josiah Mendez Tyler: 239-564-5539 239-770-4233 239-246-1216 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-898-7816 239-633-0839 913-731-2597 Freemasons, in affixing dates to their official documents, have a calendar peculiar to themselves, differing according to various Rites. You may have read or heard someone in Lodge say a date that was not familiar, this is because each order has their own calendar and is thus explained. Order Symbolic Lodge (Blue Lodge) Time + or - Name Add 4000 ANNO years to the LUCIS Christian Era YEAR OF THE LIGHT Scottish Rite Add 3760 ANNO years to the MUNDI, Christian Era year of the world Abbreviation A.L. A.M. Example More Info For A. D. 1930, it would be: A. L. 5930 symbolic reference to the Light of Masonry For A. D. 1930, it would be 5690 Jewish calendar is used A. D. 1930, it would be A. I. 2460 Year of the building of the Second Temple For A.D. 1930 it would be A.B. 3843 "Year of Blessing" of Abraham by Melchizedek. For A. D. 1930, it would be A. Dep. 2930, Date from the year in which King Solomon's Temple was completed. For A.D. 1930, it would be A.O. 812 Date from the organization of the orderA. D. 1118. Past Masters *W:.Marshall E. Wilkins…..1966-67UD *W:. Hugh Holligan ……...……..1968 *RW:. Louis A. Myers…………......1969 W:. Raymond A. Howerton…....1970 *W:. Paul O. Hoffman……………..1971 *W:. Earnest C. Brown …...……..1972 *W:. Thomas S. Reahard .…......1973 *W:. William J. Nelson……..........1974 W:. Douglass M. Midgley….......1975 W:. Ronald E. Bare .………........1976 W:. Ralph E. Shaffer………........1977 *W:. Elbert E. Smith………..........1978 *W:. Jacob F. Woods ………….....1979 *W:. David A. Wedig ……………...1980 *W:. Chester A. Townsend.........1981 W:. Reginald C. Stark ………....1982 W:. Peter H. Hopwood Jr.........1983 *W:. William F. Mazur................1984 RW:. James W. Hogg.................1985 *W:. Richard D. Upham..............1986 *W:. James Toby ......................1987 W:. Robert J. Berczik.................1988 *Deceased *W:. Robert j. Gibbons..............1989 W:. Frank C. Modafari..............1990 *W:. William F. Mazur Jr............1991 *W:. Daniel H. Nichols Sr...........1992 *W:. James L. Michael...............1993 W:. Kurt M. Reichenbecher…...1994 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce.............1995 *W:. E. James Toby..................1996 W:. Matthew L. Hall.................1997 RW:. Dick Tafel.......................1998 W:. Charles Pack.....................1999 W:. Donald Smith....................2000 *W:. Clyde Curry ....................2001 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce ............2002 W:. Robert DeVeny .................2003 RW:. Dick Tafel ......................2004 W:. Dan Lumley .....................2005 W:. Jerry Ralston ...................2006 RW:. Bobby Mimmo..….…2007-2008 R.W:. Ed Lanham …...……2009-2010 W:. Bart Howard……………………2011 W:. Jim Phillips ………………..…..2012 W:. John MacDonald …………….2013 W:. Isidro Lopez …………………..2014 Royal Arch ANNO INAdd 530 Years to the VENTIONIS Christian Era year of the A.I. ANNO BENEFACIO A.B. Discovery Add 1913 years Royal & Select Masters Knights Templar ANNO Add 1000 years to the DEPOSIChristian Era TIONIS, the year of the Deposit. Subtract 1118 from the present year ANNO ORDINIS, in the year of the Order. A. Dep. A.O. masonicworld.com
Masonic Calendars  2015Officers Ken Compton Worshipful Master  Joshua Calero Senior Warden  Mark Kenny Junior Warden  Greg...
Fort Myers Beach Lodge #362 Free & Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone: (239) 466-6363 Website: WWW.FMB362.COM Email: info@fmb362.com The Trestle Board February 2015 Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362 Free & Accepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931 Chartered April 27, 1967 Meets First & Third Thursdays 6:30 Refreshment - 7:30 Meeting Visitors Welcome - Members Expected WWW.FMB362.COM 239-466239-466-6363 Find us online! Website: www.fmb362.com networks: Find us on social networks: Facebook - Instagram - Google+ Be sure to sign up for email updates at our website Left to right: Steven Andersen Junior Steward, Greg Anderson Treasurer, Scott Wilder Sr. Deacon, Josh Calero Sr. Warden, Ken Compton Worshipful Master, Mark Kenny Junior Warden, Phil Leever Jr. Deacon, Ed Lanham Chaplain, Derek Vaneske Sr. Steward, Fred Wright Secretary, Josiah Mendez Tyler
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363 Website  WWW.FMB362.COM Em...