2023 George Washington Oratorical Contest

This year’s George Washington Oracle Contest was a great success. The preparation and creativity that the kids put into their act was amazing. The most important thing that I noticed was phenomenal parenting and encouragement. I am very excited to attend the contest again next year.

Visit to the Arizona Lodge of Research No. 1

The Brothers traveled downtown to the beautiful and historic Masonic Temple on Monroe St to attend a presentation hosted by the Arizona Lodge of Research No. 1.  The presentation was “The Birth of the Unconquered Sun, Mithraism and its Peculiarities,” and it was absolutely phenomenal.  I would highly encourage any interested Brother to take a […]

A Lunar Occultation

On December 7, 2022, we took a few minutes before Lodge to step outside and witness the lunar occultation of Mars.  A lunar occultation is an astronomical event that occurs when the Moon passes in front of a celestial object, such as a star or planet, and blocks it from view.  In this case, the […]

Our Donation to Hope Women’s Center

Our brothers are dedicated to serving our community with pride and dedication.  Each year we hold a collection drive for the benefit of the Hopes Women’s Shelter. Brothers work with the staff to hold an annual collection drive at our lodge to raise most needed common necessities for dire moments in life. A toothbrush, shampoo […]

Working Tools

PVST’s newest Brother, Brian Winther, was kind enough to share his talent with the Lodge and presented us with a custom made, hand-tooled, leather binder to protect our Tyler’s book and make it a unique and treasured asset of PVST #29.  The cover is antiqued to make it look older than it really is, and […]

Honoring Our Service Brothers

Compiled by Senior Steward Billy Kozuh, authors unknown Brother William Norris: Brother William Norris was a 50-year member of Paradise Valley Silver Trowel Lodge #29, and was known to many by the nickname of “Captain Bill.”  He was Initiated on July 10, 1959, Passed on August 5,1959,and Raised September 23, 1959. Brother Bill was an […]