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July 2021: True Friendship

  • The First Pillar: True Friendship
  • Goals and Strategies
  • Meet Jonathan Prestage, New Membership Outreach Coordinator
  • Your July Checklist
  • For Your Trestleboard
  • Question of the Month

Past Issues

July 2020: Looking for Something?

  • Looking for something? Here’s where to find it…
  • Your July checklist
  • For Your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question fo the month

June 2020: Videoconference Gatherings for Lodges

  • iChats in the Virtual Parking Lot: Videoconference Gatherings for Lodges
  • The Good, Bad, and the Ugly: Tips for Keeping Your Gatherings Secure
  • Your June checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

April 2020: Uncertain Times Strengthen Our Obligation

  • Uncertain Times Strengthen Our Obligation
  • Tips for Hosting a Virtual Meetup for Lodges
  • Meeting on the Level, Virtually
  • Your April checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

March 2020: Public Schools Month

  • This Public Schools Month, No Effort Is Too Small
  • Get Schooled: Public Schools Month Fundraising 101
  • Your March checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

February 2020: Youth Orders

  • The Secret Ingredient to an Active Lodge? Youth Orders.
  • Tips for Working with Youth Orders
  • Your February checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

January 2020: Getting Ahead of Hall Taxes

  • New Officers, Same Problem: Getting Ahead of Hall Taxes
  • Lodge Financial Health Check-up
  • Your January checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

December 2019: Managing Your Hall Association

  • Death and Taxes: A Primer on Managing Your Hall Association
  • Tips for Maintaining the Hall’s Financial Health
  • Your December checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

November 2019: Expecting to Be Master

  • What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Be Master
  • Putting It Into Practice
  • Your November checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

October 2019: Annual Communication

  • AnnComm For Dummies: A Primer on the Biggest Masonic Weekend of the Year
  • The Super-Simple AnnComm FAQ
  • Your October checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

September 2019: How Unique Culture Defines a Lodge

  • Sea Shanties and Rum Punch: How Unique Culture Defines a Lodge
  • Tips for Crafting Your Lodge Culture
  • Your September checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month

August 2019: How One Lodge Turned its Public Event into Front-Page News

  • How One Lodge Turned its Public Event into Front-Page News
  • How to Win Friends and Influence the Media
  • Your August checklist
  • For your Trestleboard
  • Find it on freemason.org
  • Question of the month