Any member in good standing in the Lodge of Perfection of their Valley may purchase a Life Membership and be relieved of the further payment of Dues.
Contact your Scottish Rite Secretary, for exact amounts that will be due, to purchase your Perpetual Life Membership.
Payment arrangements can be made through the Valley Secretary. These Life Membership Investment accounts allow for only the interest to be used for the Valley’s purposes, leaving the principle untouched.
This is an excellent way to eliminate the worries of paying annual dues, and help the Valley by increasing the investment capabilities.
Please consider purchasing your Life Membership TODAY!
Mail Delivery Problems
Brothers, as the cost of mailing letters through the U.S. Postal Service increases, so does the costs of forwarding mail to a new address. If your address has changed please let the Valley Office know ASAP. And if you have an email address, please forward it also as that can reduce the cost of postage and safe the Valley even more.
Membership & Ambassador Committee
Brother Douglas Keller, 33°, is the Valley Membership Chairman. If you have a friend or family member that you feel would be a good Mason and Scottish Rite member, please contact Brother Keller through the Valley Secretary at 620-223-1330 for assistance.
Scottish Rite Reunion
The next Scottish Rite Reunion will be announced.
For Blue Lodge, Scottish Rite or Shrine petitions, contact either the Southeast Kansas Scottish Rite Temple at 620-223-1330, PO Box 789, in Fort Scott, or the Mirza Shrine Temple at 1-800-794-6554, located at 110 W. 5th Street in Pittsburg, Kansas.
The initiation rates for Spring Classes are $275 and Fall Classes are $245, both includes the current year’s dues, a Bridge to Light Book, a cap and ring.
Membership Informational Links.
The following are links to websites that will be full of information about how to join the Masons, the Scottish Rite, York Rite, Shriners, DeMolay for Boys, Rainbow for Girls, Job’s Daughters, Order of Eastern Star and more.
The Masonic Service Association of North America:
The Grand Lodge of Kansas:
The Supreme Council 33°, Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite, Southern Jurisdiction:
Mirza Shriners, Pittsburg, Kansas:
Imperial Shrine and Shriners Hospitals:
Masonic Renewal Committee:
Paul Bessel’s Website, full of information on a variety of Masonic subjects:
Grand York Rite:
Order of Eastern Star:
DeMolay for Boys:
International Order of Job’s Daughters: