St. Johns’ Lodge #1 Ancient Free & Accepted Masons

150 Year Anniversary Celebration

Welcome Reception for Charles Gilson, Grand Master of Masons of South Dakota

Yankton, SD

July 13, 2013

Schedule of Events at the Yankton Masonic Center - 333 Cedar Street


11:00 AM

11:00 AM – Welcome and Introductions of Charles Gilson and his Lady Charlii

Welcome and Introductions of Dignitaries

Noon – Luncheon (croissants and salads)

1:00 PM – tours of the Masonic Center and History of St. John’s displayed and explained.

4:00PM – presentation by the Grand Master of Masons of Iowa and his court.

5:00 PM – program, introductions, presentations and recognitions.

6:00 PM – Dinner (old fashioned hog roast)

Meal cost will be as follows: Lunch, $8 and Dinner $12.

Please RSVP with who will be attending and meal reservations to Steve Green at 605-464-1100 or or Dave Brown at Dave A Brown at

Continuously being a great influence in the community providing leadership, a principled way of life deeply rooted in a system of values, social benevolence, emphasis on individual excellence and serving as a stabilizing force in the community.”