TRIENNIAL INFORMATION - CLICK HERE! The “Hope for Tomorrow” 48th Triennial Assembly is scheduled for October 30, 2015 – November 6, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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OLD LINE STATE COURIER WEEKLY E-NEWSLETTER- The Old Line State Courier is our weekly electronic newsletter for members of the Eastern Star. If you would like to subscribe, please email the webmaster. In your email please include your name, chapter name and number, and chapter location so that we can verify your membership in the Order.
It is with great sadness that we report that Sister Rita Clauss, PGM, passed away Sunday evening (July 26th) at 7:30 pm very peacefully. Arrangements will be made Monday and we'll send an update.
TRIENNIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Reservations for the two banquets, "The White House State Dinner" on Sunday, Nov. 1st and the "Membership Celebration" Banquet on Nov. 4th, need to be sent to Linda Sanner no later than August 15th. Checks should be made payable to "2015 ASAP, Inc. " We are making a group reservation for the Maryland Grand Chapter for both of the banquets. If you have already sent in your banquet reservations directly to the person on the form, please contact Linda directly. We want to make sure that everyone lets someone on the Maryland 2015 Triennial Committee know that they are planning on attending. If you have not been receiving information from the committee, contact them to be added to their list. Everything else should be sent to the appropriate contact person on the forms provided (Hotel reservations, Pre-Registration, Shuttle Bus, Luncheons, Tours, etc).
Second School of Instruction will be Saturday September 12 at Odenton Chapter. Luncheon reservations due Monday September 7th. Download a flyer here.
Julia Halla No. 107 is holding a raffle for a RCA Pro10 Edition 10” Tablet with Quad Core Processor and 16 GB Storage. $3.00 per ticket or 5 tickets for $10.00. Drawing will be held Tuesday, December 8, 2015 (Winner does not need to be present to win). For information on how to obtain tickets, download a flyer by clicking here.
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The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which both women and men may belong. Worldwide, there are approximately 1 million members under the General Grand Chapter.
We are a social order comprised of persons with spiritual values, but it is not a religion. Its appeal rests in the true beauty of the refreshing and character-building lessons that are so sincerely portrayed in its ritualistic work. A deep fraternal bond exists between its members. It is the wholesome relationship of sisterly and brotherly love brought about through high principles exemplified in our lives which makes us near and dear to each other.
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1) To provide our members with a resource of ALL things happening in our Grand Chapter.
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