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Fraternal Calling Cards — professionally printed.
Profits from this project to be split between Palestine Chapter and the Grand Chapter Benevolences.

Donations from this project were given to our Grand Chapter benevolences:
2010–2018 (total includes my Grand Ruth project): $3,000+.

THANK YOU to all those who have ordered calling cards and have participated in my Benevolence Project!

Photography website:
Please browse our photos.
An Order form is on the contect page.

Massachusetts OES Mugs
A great gift for your counterparts from other jurisdictions.


Newton Assembly #60, IORG, invites all members of of the OES to attend their monthly meetings: SECOND FRIDAY & FOURTH SATURDAY

For more information contact:
Jenn-Ann Caruso, PWA
Mother Advisor

Girls ages 11-20 and Parents


Greater Boston Chapter DeMolay & Manor of Squires
Invites all members of Palestine Chapter to attend their monthly meetings: FIRST FRIDAY and THIRD SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH at 7:30 pm
Squires meet on the THIRD SATURDAY at 5:00 pm







The Luminaries:
“The Handiwork of God is All Around Us”

Sisters and Brothers,
You are cordially invited to attend the 1130st stated meeting of Palestine Chapter No. 114, OES to be held at the Newton Masonic Hall, 460 Newtonville Avenue, Newtonville, MA on:

Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 1:30 pm

MASKING: Please have a mask with you.
Masks are not required in the Chapter meeting, but if you feel more comfortable wearing a mask please do.

To receive petitions, hear reports of committees and transact any business which may legally come before the chapter.

OFFICER ATTIRE: Let's welcom the New Year in with sparkles!
Sisters: Colored Gowns and Brothers: Tuxedo with colored accessories

—BUSINESS: To receive petitions, hear reports of committees and transact any business which may legally come before the chapter.

BY VOTE OF THE CHAPTER: Nomination and Election of an Associate Conductress

COLLATION and PROGRAM: International Dinner with a presentation by our Shrine Clown, DO-NO and his assistant Daffy-Dill.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to all our Sisters and Brothers who will celebrate in January.

INTERNATIONAL DINNER at 5:00 pm (following our meeting)
$15.00 / person — Children 5-11 / $5.00
Opportunities on a Money Tree and on 4 beautiful handmade items. Reservations with Sister Gail Baillio:

We are sending you .. Our Hugs and Smiles and some Sunshine to brighten your day!
Let’s remember all our shut in Sisters and Brothers with a note, card, phone call and always keep them in your prayers.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH Salvation Army Toy Drive
Thank you to those faithful members who go all out, every year, to support the children of our communities. Several members sent toys ahead and Jim and I delivered 3 car loads of toys to the Waltham Corps. Total monetary value of your donations: $1,892.00 —Diana

THANK YOU for your participation, our Avon and Chateau fundraising event were successful because of each of you!
THANK YOU to Sister Rebecca Mushnick for her Hanukkah presentation following the meeting last month. It was in-teresting, enjoyable and we certainly learned a lot. With my appreciation, Diana

At our February meeting we will be creating Valentine baskets full of snacks to deliver to our local firehouses, expressing our thanks for all they do for us and our community. We will be looking for wrapped snacks and will prepare the baskets together following the meeting.

Dear Sisters and Brothers,
We hope you had a great holiday
We look forward to seeing you at our international dinner! Our Shrine Clown and his assistant will entertain us and we the opportunity to learn about their Sneaker fund. We also have several great opportunities to be drawn Come join in the fun! We wish you Healthy New Year!

brings the snow, and makes our feet and fingers glow...
~Sara Coleridge (1802–1852), “The Months”

Star Love,
Diana and Jim