Grand Master Beyer’s “All The Way” degree event.

Scott City – February 18th, 2017

Our Grand Master M:.W:. Lyn E. Beyer has determined that he will allow all three degrees to be conducted in a one day class to be held at Scott City on February 18th on qualified candidates.  It will be conducted in the same format as the two Grand Master’s C2A Classes allowed in 2016, but with the addition of the First Degree.

Requirements for participation can be found here.

Please keep in mind all candidates, whether they are taking the first, second or third degree are required to be registered, as is anyone who is intending to be present at the event, through the online registration, found here.

New Interactive Lodge Locator

As many of us travel around the state, whether for business or pleasure, it is always a good idea to visit Lodges in the areas of our travels. It is now even easier to find Lodges anywhere in the state. The new Lodge Locator found on the Locate a Lodge page under the Contact Us tab of the Grand lodge Website is just the ticket. Simply enter your search criteria and find the Lodges near you. Meeting and contact information is provided for those Lodges that meet your criteria.

The interactive Lodge List formerly found on the Locate a Lodge page is now on the Listing of Lodges page also under the Contact Us tab.

Home is just a handshake away. Happy travels Brothers.

Kansas Masonic All-State Marching Band – Applications are due to the KMF by May 1st

Before too long the campus of Emporia State University will be filled with the sound music as the 33rd Kansas Masonic All-State Marching Band will assemble to once again to perform for the Annual Shrine Bowl Football Game.

Last year at Ft. Hays the band set an all-time attendance record of 225 and we hope to beat that this year, but we need your help. If you haven’t already done so please make contact with your high school band director and let them know that your lodge is interested in send a student(s) to camp. Time is of the essence as the applications are due to the KMF by May 1st.

If your high school doesn’t have or isn’t interested in sending students and your lodge still wants to sponsor there will be the opportunity to do so. We typically receive applications from students needing sponsors.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact David W. Hendricks, Director of Development and Programs, Kansas Masonic Foundation, 785-357-7646.Band Camp Brochure - for lodges 1


Western Kansas Grand Master’s Reception & Banquet

Saturday, May 21st, 11:00 a.m.

112 East 6th Street, Hugoton, Kansas 67951
Hosted by Hugoton Lodge #406 & Area IX

Reception at the Lodge at 11.:00-Noon, followed by
Banquet at Stevens County Memorial Hall-
200 East 6th Street at 12:30 p.m.

RSVP: by May 1, 2016 by email to or
Text to 620-544-1505 or Phone 620-544-7241
Mail to: PO Box 615, Hugoton, KS 67951-0615.

Meal: grilled steak, cheesy potatoes, green beans, salad, rolls, dessert & drink.

Tickets available $20.00 with RSVP

Online registration for the 160th Grand Lodge Annual Communication is now OPEN!

160th Registration

The online registration is now active and ready for your registrations at the following link.
Online Registration for the Grand Lodge of Kansas

Please do not fill out an online registration form if you have already submitted a paper registration, or you have received a personal letter from our office about the 160th Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Kansas.

Please feel free to pass this information to other members of your lodge.

If you have questions, please contact our office at 785-234-5518.


Make preparations now for the 5th Annual Leadership Academy

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Your Deputy Grand Master, R. W. Lyn E. Beyer, and the rest of the Council of Administration have put together a fantastic line up of Masonic Education for you and your lodge brothers this year on October 31 2015 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in Topeka.  He, and the Council of Administration hopes you will consider joining us for a fun and educational filled day in the luxurious Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center.

Additionally he has added back into the Academy breakouts for your ladies.  These will be fun and thought provoking, so please make sure you let her know that she can come with you this year, and make a weekend of it at the Capitol Plaza Hotel.

For a complete line up of events, Hotel information, and to register for the 5th Annual Leadership Academy follow this link.