By James Sabio, PGLC, PDD - State Vice President Northwest
On Thursday, March 30th, 2017, Waterbury Lodge No.265 will host a Special Initiation Ritual in honor of our State Association President Jonathan W. Arthur.
This special event will take place at Waterbury Lodge with the following schedule. Social Hour 6:00 P.M., Dinner: 6:30 P.M. and Initiation: 7:30 P.M.  A nominal dinner fee will be charged. All members are invited to attend this event to honor our State President.
State Ritual Committee Chairman, Peter Nelson, PDD, has assembled an all-star team of Members to perform the initiatory ritual in honor of State President Jon on this evening.
If your Lodge would like to initiate a new member this evening, please make sure to bring with you the candidate's membership card, Elks Pin, BPOE Statutes, Lodge By-Laws, a Flag and anything else your Lodge may present to the new member. Note all candidates on the reservation form.
Please assist in showing our appreciation to President Jon for his dedication to our association and Order by attending this special night. Presenting a candidate for initiation into our Order will add to the honor bestowed upon our President in Waterbury. 
If you plan to attend, please confirm with me via email at or by contacting me at 203-228-0421 so I can mkae the appropriate arrangements with Waterbury Lodge.