When is Grand Lodge?
Grand Lodge is the second weekend in November.
Friday registration typically opens at 10:00 AM. Session begins at 1:30 PM, in the auditorium of the Scottish Rite Temple in Guthrie. The Banquet in of MW typically begins at 6:30 PM Friday evening in the Ballroom. Open meeting follows the banquet in the auditorium.
Saturday session begins at 8:30 AM in the auditorium. Installation of Grand Lodge officers for the upcoming year is at 6:00 PM Saturday evening, in the auditorium. A reception follows in the Atrium.
Who can attend?
Any Master Mason who is a member in good standing of a constituent Lodge.
Who can vote and debate?
Worshipful Masters, Wardens, and those carrying a proxy of a Worshipful Master or Warden, plus all Past Worshipful Masters.
Are the Open Meetings Friday open to ladies and non-Masonic friends?
When is the voting?
Voting for Grand Lodge officers and Board members for the Masonic Charity Foundation starts at 7:00 AM Saturday morning and ends at 10:00 AM. Voting is in the Ballroom. Voting for resolutions takes place Saturday afternoon. Note that you must be registered in order to vote.
How do I attend the Banquet in honor of MW?
Tickets to the banquet are announced closer to the event. To reserve a place at the banquet, attendees will have to send a check payable to the Grand Lodge of Oklahoma to P.O. Box 1019, Guthrie, OK 73044. E-mail addresses should be included to receive acknowledgment that the order has been received— physical ticket are NOT sent out in the mail. The evening of the banquet, the Grand Lodge staff table in the hall distributes slips showing the number of the table at which seats are located. Check-in and seating typically begins at 5:15. The banquet will begin at 6:30.
Do I need to wear an apron to the closed meeting on Saturday?
Yes, you can either bring your own apron or purchase a paper apron in the Artium.
If I want to reserve a bed in the Inn in the Scottish Rite Temple, how do I do so?
To reserve a room, CONTACT THE INNKEEPERS. You can do that by e-mailing them at firstname.lastname@example.org or writing to them at Innkeepers, P.O. Box 534, Wheatland, OK 73097