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     The lodge Americanism committeee has the responsibility of maintaing the lodge parade flag as well as educating the area youth about Americanism & Patriotism.

 Current Co-Chairs: Keith Hertenstein & Bob Kane (click to email)

The lodge has a 30'x40' Parade flag that is carried in area parades. We are always looking for volunteers to help carrying the flag.

Upcoming Flag Carries (Click on Event for information):
Americanism Essay Contest
  • This years Elks Americanism contest is now open for 5-8 graders. The topic is "What makes you proud of America" and the state winner will advance to the      Grand Lodge Contest. District Lodge and State Winners receive cash prizes.

  • Deadline to for essays to be at the lodge is: December 15, 2018

  • For details on this years contest, click here.