Watertown Elks Lodge #496 held its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday, May 24th. Due to COVID-19 restrictions the number of participants was limited and the public was unable to attend.
Left to right: Exalted Ruler Dennis J. Brady, Trustee John Navarra, Trustee Tony Verne, Trustee Cheryl Clark, Esteemed Leading Knight Ed Massa, Veterans Chairman Stan Zaremba, Esteemed Lecturing Knight Anne Cavanaugh and Lodge Secretary Melissa VanBrocklin.
Exalted Ruler Dennis Brady (left) presented a plaque to Veterans Chairman Stan Zaremba thanking him for his many years of volunteer service to our Lodge and to the Veterans’ organizations within our community.
The Watertown Elks #496 presented a check for $2000 to the Community Action Planning Council to support their efforts to provide food through their food pantry. Pictured are: Mary Mathewson, CAPC Family Center Director; Dennis Brady, Watertown Elks Exalted Ruler; Melinda Gault, CAPC Executive Director; and Linda Lepper, Elks Tiler and Grant Coordinator.
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The NYS Elks Association is raising funds to help restore, revitalize and modernize the site. Money raised will be used to replace outdoor exhibits, build digital and interactive displays, modernize with iPads and touchscreens and install new programs and software.
Elks North Central District raffle tickets are available at the Lodge.
$5 each ~ 3 for $10 ~ 8 for $20
1st Prize: $1000
2nd Prize: $300
3rd Prize: $200
4th Prize: $100
Drawing May 16, 2020
ER Joan Carlo presented awards to the following, L to R: Cathy Taylor, Employee of the Year; Joe Navarra, Committee Person of the Year (House Committee Chair); Linnie James, Elk of the Year; Karen Reid, who was presented a Posthumous Special Recognition award honoring her late husband, Don Reid, for his years of dedicated service to the Lodge; Melissa VanBrocklin, Officer of the Year and ER Joan Carlo. Missing from the photo are Joan Soderquist, Citizen of the Year and Ernie Mustizer, Outstanding Service Award.
Gary D. Black 1; Lee Gault 1; Nancy L. McCabe 1; Thomas C. Needell 1; Gerald V. Hill 2; Jason F. White 2; John J. Bondellio 3; Chris Denesha 3; Fred McGraw 3; Henry L. Verne 3; Donald E. Patchen 4; Frank D. Fazio 5; William K. Gould 5; Penny C. McKenna 5; Theodore A. Thomas 5; Leo J. Aubin 6; Rick C. Barrisford 6; James T. Bernier 6; Mike Farrell 6; Harold Moseley 6; Brian Murdie 6; Herman Strauch Jr. 6; Lawrence E. LaVere Jr. 7; Gerald R. Walts 7; Trevor Eassa 8; Travis L. Hayes 8; Mark A. Knowles 8; Judy Rambone 8; Lawrence J. Coburn 9; Tina M. Side 9; Joseph F. Brehm 10; Rick Combs 10; Terry L. Delaney 10; Christopher G. DiStefano 10; Deborah A. Hill 10; Trevor Phillips 10; Arthur H. Zaremba Sr. 10; Paul R. Middlemiss 11; Charles S. Peters 11; Edward G. Gaffney 12; James Larkin 12; Robert W. McAleese 12; Jody Roberts 12; Timothy J. Burns 13; Susan M. Hughes 13; Walter C. Knapp 13; Marie E. Oakes 13; Michael A. Weaver 13; Kevin M. Chamberlain 14; Patricia Recor 14; Richard Starr 14; Lois Adams 15; Colleen A. Bellnier 15; William E. Berkman 15; Gary D. Black 15; William R. Russell Jr. 15
We encourage our members to send in stories and photos of what is going on in your life. Send in photos of recent babies born in your family, graduations, vacations, marriages, celebrating milestones, etc. Send us anything that your fellow brothers and sisters here at the Watertown Elks Lodge may find interesting.
Once a month, the Watertown Elks lodge has a luncheon for veterans. The program, called Vittles for Vets, started in May 2019
Any veteran from anywhere can come to the lodge to get together, eat lunch and share stories.
April 1, 2020 - New Message From ER Dennis Brady! Click below.
50 cents off all drink prices
Mondays - Pizza 'n' Wings 'n' Apps - 5pm to 7:30pm
Tuesdays - Steak At the Bar - 5pm to 7:30pm
Wednesdays - Burger, Basket, and Beer - 4pm to 7pm
Fridays - Friday Night Dinner - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
To book our dining room area, contact our Event Planner, by phone at: (315)816-8010. To see our facilities and frequently asks questions, see link below.
Have you paid your dues yet? Click on the link below and re-discover that membership in the Elks Lodge has special privileges that are not available to the general public. Click here: Membership Has Privileges!
Did you know you can now propose a new member by e-mail. Information is available on the Grand Lodge website..