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 September 2014 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: Tyler Phil Leever, Treasurer Tom Anderson, Marshal W:. John MacDonald, Senior Steward Jeff Taylor, Past Master Bart Howard, Junior Warden Joshua Calero, Worshipful Master Isidro Lopez, Senior Warden Ken Compton, Past Master Jim Phillips, Senior Deacon M.J. Kenny, Secretary Fred Wright, Junior Steward Frank Alexander, Chaplin R.W:. Ed Lanham, Senior Steward Derek Vaneske
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363 Website  WWW.FMB362.COM Em...
September Events 2014Officers 9/4 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6:30 Meal - 7:30 Meeting 9/6 - District School/Open Books, Cypress Lodge, 9AM to Noon Worshipful Master: Senior Warden: Junior Warden: Treasurer: Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Senior Deacon: Junior Deacon: Senior Steward: Junior Steward: Tyler: Isidro Lopez Ken Compton Joshua Calero Greg Anderson Fred Wright Ed Lanham Mark Kenny Jeff Taylor Derek Vaneske 239-462-2101 239-564-5539 239-770-4233 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-246-1216 239-590-9250 913-731-2597 Frank Alexander 239-940-5251 Phil Leever 239-633-0839 9/8 - DDGM Official Visit, Lehigh Acres 7:30 pm 9/13 - Zone School/Open Books, Punta Gorda Lodge, 9AM to Noon 9/16 - DDGM Official Visit, Veritas, 7:30 pm 9/18 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6:30 Meal - 7:30 Meeting 9/20 - GRAND MASTER'S VISIT, Fort Myers Beach, register 5:00 pm 9/23 - Fellow Craft Degree, LaBelle, 7:30 pm 9/25 - DDGM Official Visit, Cape Coral, 7:30 pm “Many writers and thinkers have tried to define Freemasonry but it really defeats definition. It is too complex, too profound 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 in conception, to easily expressed in words. Perhaps the *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 simplest and best definition of all is the phrase "the brotherhood of man under the fatherhood of God." Our Masonic forefathers had an understanding of human needs and human aspirations. They may never have dreamed of the mindless computer which governs our lives, or the fission of matter which threatens our lives, but they understood human nature and what motivates the spirit of man. Thus from a simple process of using stone and mortar for building they progressed to the most important of life's functions, the building of character.” Louis L. Williams
September Events  2014Officers  9 4 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6 30 Meal - 7 30 Meeting 9 6 - District School Open Books, C...
MONTHLY CHARITY FOR AUGUST 2014 $100.00 - FORT MYERS BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY From the East MEMBERS ARE URGED TO SUPPORT THE MONTHLY CHARITY Let me start by saying thank you to the officers of Ft. Myers Beach Lodge #362 for stepping up and conferring an 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 Entered Apprentice degree in my absence on August 21st. During my time away I was able to visit Doric Lodge #568 which was having an annual meeting of four lodges in their district. The meeting was a great gathering of many Masonic Brothers and great fellowship. I encourage all of you to visit other lodges when you are traveling, you will experience a great time and meet great Freemasons. We here at FMB #362 have always and continue to welcome guests. Fraternally yours, Please check your dues card for the “2014” Non Payment of Dues = Suspension
MONTHLY CHARITY FOR AUGUST 2014  100.00 - FORT MYERS BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY  From the East  MEMBERS ARE URGED TO SUPPORT THE...
R.W:. Bobby Mimmo District Deputy Grand Master of the 29th District Official Visitation Schedule Lehigh Acres #344 - Sept 8th Veritas #396 - Sept 16th Cape Coral #367 - Sept 25th Fort Myers Beach #362 - Oct 2nd Cypress #295 - Oct 9th Tamiami Trail #262 - Nov 3rd Labelle #379 - Nov 1 1th “Expect Perfection – Settle for Excellence.” Grand Master of Masons in Florida official visit to district 28 & 29 JAMES W. FORD September 20th, 2014 dinner social at the fort Myers beach shrine club, followed by a tiled Grand Visitation meeting at Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362. registration at beach shrine club 5pm Pictured Left to Right R.W:. Bobby Mimmo District 29 DDGM M.W:. James Ford Grandmaster of Florida R.W:. Lawrence Tomlinson District 28 DDGM Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile. Wilfred T. Grenfell Don’t forget about the Lodge Library! There are many great books available! Don’t forget to return books you have borrowed!
R.W . Bobby Mimmo District Deputy Grand Master of the 29th District Official Visitation Schedule Lehigh Acres  344 - Sept ...
September Events 2014Officers 9/4 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6:30 Meal - 7:30 Meeting 9/6 - District School/Open Books, Cypress Lodge, 9AM to Noon Worshipful Master: Senior Warden: Junior Warden: Treasurer: Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Senior Deacon: Junior Deacon: Senior Steward: Junior Steward: Tyler: Isidro Lopez Ken Compton Joshua Calero Greg Anderson Fred Wright Ed Lanham Mark Kenny Jeff Taylor Derek Vaneske 239-462-2101 239-564-5539 239-770-4233 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-246-1216 239-590-9250 913-731-2597 Frank Alexander 239-940-5251 Phil Leever 239-633-0839 9/8 - DDGM Official Visit, Lehigh Acres 7:30 pm 9/13 - Zone School/Open Books, Punta Gorda Lodge, 9AM to Noon 9/16 - DDGM Official Visit, Veritas, 7:30 pm 9/18 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6:30 Meal - 7:30 Meeting 9/20 - GRAND MASTER'S VISIT, Fort Myers Beach, register 5:00 pm 9/23 - Fellow Craft Degree, LaBelle, 7:30 pm 9/25 - DDGM Official Visit, Cape Coral, 7:30 pm “Many writers and thinkers have tried to define Freemasonry but it really defeats definition. It is too complex, too profound 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 in conception, to easily expressed in words. Perhaps the *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 simplest and best definition of all is the phrase "the brotherhood of man under the fatherhood of God." Our Masonic forefathers had an understanding of human needs and human aspirations. They may never have dreamed of the mindless computer which governs our lives, or the fission of matter which threatens our lives, but they understood human nature and what motivates the spirit of man. Thus from a simple process of using stone and mortar for building they progressed to the most important of life's functions, the building of character.” Louis L. Williams
September Events  2014Officers  9 4 - FMB362 Stated Meeting - 6 30 Meal - 7 30 Meeting 9 6 - District School Open Books, C...
R.W:. Bobby Mimmo District Deputy Grand Master of the 29th District Official Visitation Schedule Lehigh Acres #344 - Sept 8th Veritas #396 - Sept 16th Cape Coral #367 - Sept 25th Fort Myers Beach #362 - Oct 2nd Cypress #295 - Oct 9th Tamiami Trail #262 - Nov 3rd Labelle #379 - Nov 1 1th “Expect Perfection – Settle for Excellence.” Grand Master of Masons in Florida official visit to district 28 & 29 JAMES W. FORD September 20th, 2014 dinner social at the fort Myers beach shrine club, followed by a tiled Grand Visitation meeting at Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362. registration at beach shrine club 5pm Pictured Left to Right R.W:. Bobby Mimmo District 29 DDGM M.W:. James Ford Grandmaster of Florida R.W:. Lawrence Tomlinson District 28 DDGM Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile. Wilfred T. Grenfell Don’t forget about the Lodge Library! There are many great books available! Don’t forget to return books you have borrowed!
R.W . Bobby Mimmo District Deputy Grand Master of the 29th District Official Visitation Schedule Lehigh Acres  344 - Sept ...
MONTHLY CHARITY FOR AUGUST 2014 $100.00 - FORT MYERS BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY From the East MEMBERS ARE URGED TO SUPPORT THE MONTHLY CHARITY Let me start by saying thank you to the officers of Ft. Myers Beach Lodge #362 for stepping up and conferring an 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 Entered Apprentice degree in my absence on August 21st. During my time away I was able to visit Doric Lodge #568 which was having an annual meeting of four lodges in their district. The meeting was a great gathering of many Masonic Brothers and great fellowship. I encourage all of you to visit other lodges when you are traveling, you will experience a great time and meet great Freemasons. We here at FMB #362 have always and continue to welcome guests. Fraternally yours, Please check your dues card for the “2014” Non Payment of Dues = Suspension
MONTHLY CHARITY FOR AUGUST 2014  100.00 - FORT MYERS BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY  From the East  MEMBERS ARE URGED TO SUPPORT THE...
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 September 2014 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: Tyler Phil Leever, Treasurer Tom Anderson, Marshal W:. John MacDonald, Senior Steward Jeff Taylor, Past Master Bart Howard, Junior Warden Joshua Calero, Worshipful Master Isidro Lopez, Senior Warden Ken Compton, Past Master Jim Phillips, Senior Deacon M.J. Kenny, Secretary Fred Wright, Junior Steward Frank Alexander, Chaplin R.W:. Ed Lanham, Senior Steward Derek Vaneske
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363 Website  WWW.FMB362.COM Em...