Northwest Regional Recorder's Meeting - April 1, 2021
by Stephen Balke, General Grand Recorder, Cryptic Masons International

General Grand Council Collar
Cryptic Masons International Collar
Photo Credit; MIC John Bridegroom
 

On April 1, a conference call was held with the Northwest Regional Recorders. A summary of the call is below.

Alaska

  • Alaska is limited and restricted on meetings.
  • Opening up in Anchorage.

Colorado

  • Opening up - governed by locality.

Idaho

  • Grand Sessions
    • April 15-17, 2021
    • Lewiston, ID
    • In-Person
  • Open partially for meetings

Montana

  • Masonic Lodges are meeting.
  • Other appendant bodies are meeting.

Oregon

  • Grand Sessions
    • Postponed until 2022 - Due to restrictions
    • Commandery - April 10
  • Meetings - Opening up slowly -
    • 25% vaccinated
    • Likely more interest toward Fall

Washington

Wyoming

  • Governor has opened up the state.
    • Restrictions on large outdoor gatherings.
  • Meetings -
    • Meeting according to leadership (local)
    • Generally avoiding travel and practicing social distancing.
  • Festival this past weekend - 7 Companions.
  • Grand Sessions

Northwest

  • Northwest Conference
    • 3rd Weekend on October 15-16, 2021
    • Boise, ID

CMMRF

  • Exceeded the $50K Challenge Grant.
  • Lots of new projects and planning to come!
    • Empowering the State Chairmen.
    • Working with Indiana University.

General Grand Council

  • Triennial packages are getting prepared.
  • Thanks for all you are doing!