Happy 2018. This promises to be a great year. We start the year off with
I am a big fan of visiting. Not just at Official Visits but also on a
Lodge's regular night. It is always a pleasure to meet brothers from other
Official Visits however do tend to be great events. There are so many
visitors from the District Lodges as well as outside of the District.
It's an opportunity to reconnect with old friends and make new ones. I
encourage each of you to join me at LEAST 1 Official visit.
We have approximately 1200 members in our District so it would be
encouraging to see many new faces.
Seeing the same faces too would be amazing.
Let's make 2018 the year that we packed our Lodges!!
If it is your first time at that particular Lodge please make a point of
letting me know personally.
In closing out this message to you, I encourage those that have not attended
Lodge in a while to make an effort to do so.
Worshipful Masters of Toronto East District I would like to suggest that you
(or assign someone to the role) of reaching out to EVERY member on your
Maybe hold a Rusty Mason evening or maybe a Saturday morning breakfast
followed by a rusty Mason session. As I said above we have approximately
1200 members in our District - Do you think we have 1200 men coming out each
Brethren I wish you and yours a Happy and Prosperous 2018 and may the Great
Architect of the Universe continue to watch over all those we love and
R. W. Bro. Ross E. McOuat
District Deputy Grand Master - Toronto East District