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2023 Leadership Retreats

Make sure you and your fellow officers are positioned for a successful year ahead. The 2023 Leadership Retreats are your chance to get hands-on, practical advice on the issues facing lodges today. Gain fresh ideas, discover new tools, and connect with other lodge officers at these impactful and enlightening sessions. Retreats are broken out by officers’ stations, with Secretary & Treasurer events in Northern and Southern California; and four Master & Wardens events throughout the state.

Secretary & Treasurer Retreats

San Ramon: January 27–29
Irvine: February 10-12

Hone your skills in the tools of the trade and gain a deeper understanding of your office. Learn about the latest updates to the CMC, new Grand Lodge communications strategies, legal hot topics to help perform background checks, and advice on preparing a budget. In each case, you’ll come away more knowledgeable about your job than ever.

Optional Boot Camps
Friday’s in-depth boot camps will cover all the basics of the lodge secretary’s role in efficient, skills-based sessions that will give you a strong foundation to succeed in your office.

Master & Wardens Retreats

San Ramon: March 24-26
Irvine: April 14-16
Lake Tahoe: May 5-7
Indian Wells: May 19-21

As line officers, the master and wardens have a unique opportunity to rejuvenate their lodge. These retreats offer advanced leadership training to help you and your fellow lodge leaders drive member engagement and participation and gain a deeper understanding of your role. You’ll come away with an action plan for the year ahead, plus have a chance to deepen your connection with your fellow lodge and Grand Lodge leaders.

COVID-19 Guidelines
COVID-19 protocols will be in place based on state and local guidelines.

A limited number of scholarships are available. Please call Member Services at (415) 776-7000 to inquire about eligibility.

Questions? Contact Member Services at (415) 292-9180 or