Phoenix Lodge 154

Welcome to Phoenix Lodge #154

Location

Phoenix Lodge 154 is located at 1009 Main Street in downtown Sumner, Washington 98390. Our mailing address is PO Box 1601, Sumner WA 98390. The lodge is a part of the Sumner community. Our stated meeting is the second Wednesday of each month with a dinner at 6:30 pm and the meeting at 7:30pm. In June, the lodge meets on the first Wednesday. Please join us.



2020 Outstanding Junior Scholarship Awards Announced

Phoenix Masonic Lodge is pleased to announce the results of the 2020 Outstanding Junior Scholarship program for the Sumner - Bonney Lake School District. This program annually accepts applications from Juniors at the two high schools in the District. The award is given to well rounded students based not only on academics, but also on activities in the school as well as in the community. The finalists represent outstanding young individuals who represent the future.

Among the finalists, two students from each school receive a scholarship to be used for their college educations.

Listed below are the finalists from each High School.

Bonney Lake High School Finalists       Sumner High School Finalists
Maya Ford $1500 Scholarship Award Alice Bruil
Skylar Love Gallucci Bailey Kumar
Julia Marie Gonzalez-Wolf Mayzie Lewis
Jayden Nicole Johnson Kylie Mizoguchi-Mukai $1000 Scholarship Award
Maximus Marceau Sydney Stewart
Joshua Bennett Pilcher Saige Windish $1500 Scholarship Award
Grace May Sieber $1000 Scholarship Award       
Shannon Sullivan  
Sarah Requa  
Alfred Tsai  

We congratulate these finalists, and thank all of the students who submitted an application. We hope that this exercise will assist you as you prepare your applications for your future education.



Chris Coffman Installed as Grand Master of Masons in Washington


GM Chris Coffman

On June 13, our own Brother Chris Coffman was installed as Grand Master of Masons in Washington. Chris is a fourth generation member of Phoenix Lodge. His Great Grandfather was a charter member of Phoenix Lodge. His Grandfather was raised in the Lodge, and his father, C. Russ Coffman was Treasurer and head of the Temple Corporation for many years.

We wish MW Chris great success in his time as Grand Master and we look forward to having him visit us in the near future.



Mark Conlee appointed Depury of Grand Master in District 15


Larry Sanderson

VW Mark Conlee has been appointed Deputy of the Grand Master in District 15 by MW Chris Coffman. He will assist the Grand Master with the five lodges which are part of District 15. Congratulations to VW Brother Conlee.



65 years as a Master Mason


Bill Cope

Recently, WM Chris Hartman was joined by WB Bob Chute and WB Mark Conlee to award a 65 year pin and card to WB Bill Cope at his business in Orting. Brother Cope was raised in Valley Lodge 71 in July 1955. He served as Worshipful Master of Valley Ondge 71 in 1967. He has owned Cope Pharmacy in Orting for many years.

Pictured above is WB Bill being congratulated by WM Chris Hartman.

Congratulations to WB Bill. We wish you many more years in the Craft.



Jeremy Wehmeyer raised to Master Mason


Wehmeyer

On Friday, January 22, Jeremy Weymeyer was raised to the Sublime degree of Master Mason. WB Todd O'Day conferred the degree with a cast consisting of many members of the Lodge

Congratulations Brother Jeremy. We look forward to your active membership in Phoenix Lodge



Installation of 2020 Officers


Officers

On Saturday, December 14,2018, Phoenix Lodge held its Installation of Officers for 2020. Pictured above are the new officers installed for the calendar year 2020 led by WB Chris Hartman. We wish them the best in their year as leaders of our Lodge



Phoenix Lodge Receives Award from Sumner-Bonney Lake School District


Golden Apple Presentation    Golden Apple Presentation    

On November 13, 2019, Phoenix Lodge was awarded the "Golden Apple" award by the Sumner-Bonney Lake School Board. This award is given to Community organizations for their support of the educational objectives in the district. The district cited several Lodge programs in support of the district.

Pictured above left are WB Mark Conlee and Bro. Dan White along with the members of the Sumner-Bonney Lake School Board and members of the district staff.

Pictured above right is WB Conlee presenting the Golden Apple award to WM Jamal Anglin who received it in the name of Phoenix Lodge.

We thank the Board and the School District for this award. We look forward to continuing our relationship in support of the educational needs of the students of the Sumner-Bonney Lake District



2019 Bikes-For-Books Presentations Made


Bike Winner    Bike Winner    

Bike Winner    Bike Winner    


Bike Winner

This year, Phoenix Lodge's Bikes-for-Books program again provided two bikes to each of 11 elementary schools in the Sumner-Bonney Lake and the Orting school districts. This program, which promotes reading by students, awards a new bike to one boy and one girl at each school based on completing reading skills as determined by the school staff. The selection of the winners takes place at the end of the school year as a random drawing from the names of all qualifying students.

Pictured above are bike winners from several Elementary Schools that participate in the program.

Congratulations to all of the winners and to all of the students who participated in the program. A special thanks to the brothers who spend their time obtaining the bikes, placing the bikes in the schools and attending the awarding of the winners.



Phoenix Lodge Nominated for Community Impact Award


Unsung Hero Award

Phonix Lodge received notification that it was nominated for the Community Impact/Unsung Hero Award by the Summner-Boney Lake Area Communities for Families Coalition, a part of the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District 320.

This nomination is a recognition of the efforts of the Lodge through our Bikes For Books Program, our Middle School Library Program, and our Outstanding Junior Scholarship Program. We thank the Coalition for this recognition of our efforts on behalf of the children of the Sumner-Bonney Lake area.



New Chair Lift Installed


Chair Lift

The long anticipated chair lift is now installed and operational. Seen here, WB Bill Hart is giving it a full fledged try out. The Chair Lift was instigated during WB Bill's term as Master of Phoenix Lodge # 154. The lift should make it much easier for members who need assistnace with stairs to join the activities of the temple.


Web Site

Welcome to the Phoenix Lodge Web Site. It has been some time getting started. We are still in the process of developing all the pages and welcome input from any of the members or others who have special information to contribute.

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