THE
GREAT SMOKIES
SUMMER ASSEMBLY
OF
YORK RITE MASONS

1822-2017
THE 196th ANNIVERSARY
OF YORK RITE MASONRY
IN NORTH CAROLINA
PROGRAM in pdf for Printing

2018 - The 81st Anniversary
of the Great Smokies Summer Assembly
of York Rite Masons


MAGGIE VALLEY, NORTH CAROLINA
July 8, 9, 10, 2018

Summer Assembly always starts the
Second Sunday in July

Theme: Evaluate, then Execute

D. Allen Surratt, Grand Secretary/Recorder
NCGYR@rtmc.net

Although Summer Assembly Registration does not officially begin until Sunday, July 8th, many individuals begin arriving on Friday or Saturday. Come enjoy the hospitality of the Maggie Valley community, and get ready to witness a most rewarding experience.

SATURDAY
July 7, 2018
FAMILY OUTING

A Fantasy Golf "Putt-Putt" Contest
will be held at the Castlewood Motel
in Maggie Valley on Saturday July 7, 2018
Starting at 10:00 AM. The registration fee
is $5.00 per person (open to adults and children)
and there will be cash prizes and trophies

HART THEATER
Contact Robin Hargett if you would like to
to attend the HART Theater (Mame)
on Saturday evening, July 7.
(704) 242-0885 or robinthargett@gmail.com
Tickets: Adults $26.00 Seniors $24.00 Students $14.00
Make Payable to & mail payment to:
Robin Hargett 406 Harris Lane Monroe, NC 28112

York Rite College Meeting
Saturday, July 7 at 7:30 PM
Supper On Your Own
Waynesville Masonic Temple
DRESS FOR COLLEGE MEETING
BUSINESS SUIT or TUX


NOTE: All functions are casual - no coat and ties
are required (including Devine Service).

PROGRAM
SUNDAY July 8, 2018
10:30 AM You are welcome to attend the Church Service
at the First Baptist Church of Maggie Valley

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Registration and Cookout
Maggie Valley Community Pavilion
3987 Soco Road Maggie Valley, NC


MONDAY, JULY 9, 2018
Haywood Community College in Clyde
185 Freelander Drive, Building 1500
Student Center, Beall Auditorium

9:00 AM - Summer Assembly Convenes

Moderators: Russell E. Bridges & J. David Cashion, both PMIGM

Introduction of Distinguished Guests
Pete Cook,
Past Grand Commander of North Carolina

Keynote Address
Speed Hallman,
Grand Master of the Grand Lodge, A.F.& A.M. of NC

15 Minute Recess

Addresses by Distinguished Guest Masons
Gary H. Leazer,
PGM of the Grand Lodge of Free Accepted Masons of Georgia
Reese L. Harrison, Jr.,
PGM of the Grand Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of Texas,
MIGM of the Grand Council of
Royal & Select Masters of Texas


12:00 Noon - Adjourn
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN


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A NORTH CAROLINA
MASONIC SHRINE

    The Masonic Shrine, or Marker, is located at an altitude of 4,522 feet at Black Camp Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 17 miles from Waynesville, Haywood County, North Carolina. It can be reached by way of Highway U.S. 19 by turning on the Blue Ridge Parkway at Soco Gap and going to Wolf Laurel Gap, then following Heintooga Road. The Parkway passes within a few yards of the marker which is accessible over a paved path from the parking area.
At 3:00 PM there will be a "Masonic Marker Address" by
Michael D. Smith,
Grand Master of the Grand Lodge
of Ancient Freemasons of South Carolina


7:00 PM - BANQUET DINNER & ENTERTAINMENT
AT THE MAGGIE VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB
1819 COUNTRY CLUB DRIVE, MAGGIE VALLEY
COST: $35.00 PER PERSON (CHILDREN: $15.00)


TUESDAY - JULY 10, 2018
9:00 AM - Summer Assembly Reconvenes

Address by Distinguished Guest Mason
Dr. E. Oscar Alleyne,
PM Wappingers Lodge No. 671,
Senior Advisor for Public Health
National Association of County & City
Health Officials in Washington, DC


Remarks by North Carolina
Grand Presiding Officers

AIMS AND CONCERNS OF:

General Grand Chapter, Royal Arch Masons, International
General Grand Council, Cryptic Masons, International
Grand Encampment, Knights Templar, of the USA

NOON - ADJOURN SUMMER ASSEMBLY


JOIN US JULY 8, 9, 10, 2018
AND BRING A FRIEND!!

Summer Assembly Committee
David Cashion - Chairman
Berry Rigdon, Russell Bridges
Lon Peden, Brian Rau, Gene Canter
Michael Smith,Dallas Davis, Emeritus
Hugh K. Terrell, Emeritus
Allen Surratt, Grand Sec. - Rec.

Grand York Rite Bodies of N.C.
Office: 6328 Surratt Ciuntry Road
Denton, NC 27239
D. Allen Surratt, Grand Secretary/Recorder
newhope@rtmc.net

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