Meeting Recap: November 18, 2013

Beverly Grange # 306 met on Monday, November 18th at the Hastings House, Beverly Farms.

The evening began with the annual Covered Dish Supper, followed by the Turkey Shoot.

The guest Master for the evening was Brother Richard Freeman. Brother Freeman introduced several of the State Lecturer’s Programs for 2013-4.

Worthy Master Brian Carr presented Sister Nancy Benevento with a certificate for the Grange’s Community Service Project, and Brother Richard Freeman with his certificate for his Lecturer’s Program. Brother Carr also delivered a report from the 141st Annual Massachusetts State Grange Session and presented the new Massachusetts Grange Roots initiative.

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, December 16th, featuring a program by Rick Lord.

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Next Meeting: November 18, 2013

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, November 18th at the Hastings House, 12 Oak St., Beverly Farms.

A Potluck (Covered Dish) Supper will be held at 6:00 PM. The program for the evening, the annual Turkey Shoot, is scheduled for 7:00 PM. The Business Meeting will begin at 7:30 PM.

We invite all interested to join us!

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Meeting Recap: October 21, 2013

Beverly Grange # 306 met on Monday, October 21st at the Hastings House, Beverly Farms.

The evening’s program featured Old Time Radio, presented by Lecturer Richard Freeman.

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, November 18th, featuring a Potluck Supper and the annual Turkey Shoot.

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Next Meeting: October 21, 2013

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, October 21st at the Hastings House, 12 Oak St., Beverly Farms.

The program for the evening will be on Old Time Radio, presented by Brother Richard Freeman.

We invite all interested to join us!

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Meeting Recap: September 16, 2013

Beverly Grange # 306 met on Monday, September 16th at the Hastings House, Beverly Farms.

The evening featured the Installation of Officers by the Master of the Massachusetts State Grange, Brother Matthew Johnson, and his suite. Guests for the evening included State Grange First Lady and Master of Heritage Pomona Grange Lisa Johnson, Member of the Agriculture and the Environment Committee and Master of Laurel Grange Peter Carter, and Overseer of the M.S.G.Y.L.A. Brett Johnson.

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, October 21st, featuring a program on Old Time Radio presented by Brother Richard Freeman.

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Next Meeting: September 16, 2013

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, September 16th at the Hastings House, 14 Oak St., Beverly Farms.

The program for the evening will be the Installation of Officers by Massachusetts State Grange Master Matthew Johnson.

We invite all interested to join us!

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Meeting Recap: Summer 2013

Beverly Grange # 306 has held two non-business meeting during Summer 2013.

On Monday, July 15th, a planning meeting was held and the scheduled program for 2013-4 was set.

The annual Cookout was held on Monday, August 19th at the Hastings House, Beverly Farms. A good time was had by all.

The next regular meeting will be the Installation of Officers on Monday, September 16th.

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Meeting Recap: June 17, 2013

Beverly Grange # 306 met on Monday, June 17th at the Hastings House, Beverly Farms.

The presiding Master for the evening was Brother Russell Carr.

Sister Dorothy Carr was elected to Affiliate membership. The election of officers for 2013-2014 was held.

Beverly Grange will hold a planning meeting on Monday, July 15th.

The Annual Cookout will be held on Monday, August 19th at 6:00 P.M. at the Hastings House. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be supplied; members and guests are encouraged to bring accessories (salads, side dishes, drinks, desserts). A brown bag auction will be held for the benefit of the Grange.

The Installation of Officers will be Monday, September 16th.

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Youth Recap 2012-2013

Hi everybody!

We just wanted to take a minute to look back on the achievements the Beverly Grange Youth Committee has done in this Grange Year 2012-2013

  • New Master Brian Carr is the first Youth Master of Beverly Grange in over a decade.
  • In March, guest speaker Christopher Szkutak (Youth!), State Gatekeeper and Legislative Director, provided a presentation on National and State politics, as well as introducing the National Grange Youth Department’s ‘Apathy Not Allowed’ program. Master Brian Carr presented the National Youth Department’s Francis McDowell Trivia Challenge.
  • At our April Neighbors Nite, we were delighted with special visits from several Youth and near-Youth. (We’ve managed to see all the Youth State Officers at Beverly Grange this year!)
  • On May 6th, our own Brian Carr was installed as Secretary of the newly-revived Mass. State Grange Youth Leadership Association.
  • At our May 20th meeting, Sister Kailey Wrenn was elected to membership and obligated.
  • Three Youth have been elected to offices in Beverly Grange for the coming year. Sister Debralee Woodward has agreed to serve as Youth Committee Chair for 2013-4.

Thanks to everybody in Beverly Grange for all their support in making this one of our most successful Youth years. We’re looking forward to an even greater 2013-4!

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Next Meeting: June 17, 2013

The next meeting of Beverly Grange will be Monday, June 17th at the Hastings House, 12 Oak St., Beverly Farms.

The program for the evening will feature the Election of Officers.

We invite all interested to join us!

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