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New Election of Officers

The Annual Meeting of Yates Lodge of Perfection, Portland Council Princes of Jerusalem, Dunlap Chapter of Rose Croix and Maine Consistory will be held at the Portland Masonic Temple, 415 Congress Street, Portland on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 7:00 PM for the consideration of the Reports of the Officers and several Committees, the Election…

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Valley of Portland Announces Maine Consistory Spring Reunion, May 14

The Valley of Portland, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, is pleased to announce the Maine Consistory Spring Reunion, coming on Saturday, May 14.  The Consistory Degrees attempt to illustrate the creation of the ideal balance between the spiritual and the temporal. Please note that you MUST register in advance for this enriching, invaluable degree work. Here is…

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Interested in taking an active part in your Scottish Rite Valley?

DEGREE WORK The Valley of Portland will be showing the videos of the 17° “Knight of the East and West” along with the 24° “Brother of the Forest” on April 16, 2022 at the Portland Masonic Temple, 415 Congress Street in Portland.  (Please use the Chestnut Street Entrance.) Candidate Registration will begin at 1:00 PM…

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Valley of Portland Announces Opening of 2022 Abbott and Veague Scholarships-Application Process

Valley of Portland Announces Opening of 2022 Abbott and Veague Scholarships-Application Process The Valley of Portland announces that the application process for The Leon M. Abbott Scholarship and The Arnold Veague Scholarship is now open. Eligible candidates may access scholarship applications online from now through April 1, 2022 here.  Once applications are filled out, they…

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Year in Review: The Valley of Portland, 2021

Year in Review: The Valley of Portland, 2021

Year in Review: The Valley of Portland, 2021 Here at the Valley of Portland, we are proud to serve southern Maine as part of the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction. In this capacity, we join with our Scottish Rite Masonic brothers nationwide in our commitment to enhance our members’ lives and the lives of others by teaching…

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Portland Children's Dyslexia Center Festival of Trees 2021

You’re Invited to the Portland Children’s Dyslexia Center’s Festival of Trees

Portland Children’s Dyslexia Center Festival of Trees Fundraiser  The Valley of Portland is honored to announce we will be participating and supporting the 1st annual Festival of Trees Fundraiser to benefit the Portland Children’s Dyslexia Center. This exceptional fundraiser continues the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction’s 25-year-long passionate commitment to helping children regain confidence and self-esteem through…

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Brother Alan R. Heath Appointed Grand Almoner for the Supreme Council, AASR of the NMJ

Congratulations goes out to Illustrious Brother Alan R. Heath, Active for Maine, who has just been appointed Grand Almoner for the Supreme Council, AASR of the NMJ.

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Valley of Portland, Maine to Hold Scottish Rite “Feast of Tishri” Ceremony November 6

Valley of Portland, Maine to Hold Scottish Rite “Feast of Tishri” Ceremony November 6

The Valley of Portland, Maine will be holding a “Feast of Tishri” in early November to honor Maine’s newest 33° Honorary Members of the Supreme Council, who were coroneted this past August in Cleveland, Ohio. The Feast is a seven-course banquet, consisting of seven toasts, similar to that of a Table Lodge of Instruction, although…

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Valley of Portland Scottish Rite of Maine Grand Master’s Class

The Illustrious and Most Worshipful Brother, Richard M. Nadeau, 33°, Grand Master of Maine, will be honored with a Grand Master’s One Day Class Reunion in October at the Portland Masonic Temple. This event is unique in that it will allow participants to complete five degrees in one day in the brotherhood and become a…

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Valley of Portland Supports Students with Educational Scholarships

Despite the hardships and difficulties we are facing due to COVID-19 in 2021, the Society continues to make an impact for students and assist in their dreams of achieving a higher education. This year, the Scottish Rite awarded a total of $99,600.00; the Arnold Veague Scholarship Fund awarded $85,000.00 and the Leon Abbott Scholarship Fund…

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