2018 Temple Convention

Dear Friends,

The 119th Temple Convention will begin on Saturday, August 4 and continue through Sunday, August 12.

SATURDAY, August 4

8-10am Hiawatha Lodge: Continental Breakfast

10:30am Hiawatha Lodge: Informal Opening and intro to Convention

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

1pm Hiawatha Lodge: Re-Consecration of Hiawatha Lodge and Luncheon Buffet Salad Bar

2:30pm Temple: Social Science Talks, Theme: Choices

7pm Temple: The Temple and Agni Yoga, speaker Antonina

8pm Central Home: Campfire, Music and Marshmallows

 

SUNDAY, August 5

8-10am Hiawatha Lodge: Continental Breakfast

10:30am Temple: Formal Opening of Convention

Master’s Message to the Convention followed by the Feast of Fulfillment

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

1pm Hiawatha Lodge: Luncheon Buffet Salad Bar

2:30pm Temple: Temple Officers’ Reports

6:00pm Temple: Meditation Service (60 minutes)

 

MONDAY, August 6

8-9am Temple: Meditation

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

2pm Barbara’s home: Tea and Temple Folks

 

TUESDAY, August 7

10am Patte’s home: Open House

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

12:30pm Lunch at Colendichs, just come they will provide the lunch!

5:30pm Temple: Study Class, Special Readings

 

WEDNESDAY, August 8

8-9am Temple: Meditation

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

5:30pm Hiawatha Lodge: Potluck/Picnic Dinner and Travel in India with Andrew (slideshow)

 

THURSDAY, August 9

6-8am Dune Walk, Meet at Istvan’s at 6am

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

2;30-4pm Tea at the Central Home, drinks and nibbles provided

 

FRIDAY, August 10

8-9am Hiawatha Lodge Kitchen: Catered breakfast by Marla & Karen

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

5:30pm Temple Study Class, Special Readings

 

SATURDAY, August 11

8:30am Central Home: Coffee with the Dunbars

10:30am Work Day in town (details later!)

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

1:15pm Meet at Temple to carpool to the IOOF Hall in Arroyo Grande for the Historical Society’s play Gold Rush in Oceano. Three Temple members in cast! Play begins at 2 pm. Parking is limited so let’s share car space.

8pm Karen & Will’s home: Campfire S’mores and Stuff!

 

SUNDAY, August 12

10:30am Temple: Temple Builders Program

12 noon Temple: Healing Service

2:30p m Hiawatha Lodge: Ice Cream Social

7pm Temple: Convention Benediction

With Love, Light, Joy, and Peace,

Eleanor L. Shumway

Guardian in Chief