Masters Class Cancelled for July

Please Note that the monthly Master Masons class held at Star In The East Lodge in Exeter, is cancelled for July. Classes will resume again next month: the schedule for the remainder of 2018 is as follows:


Aug 29th         Protocol
Sep 26th          Planning for your year
Oct 31st          Choosing and Developing Junior Officers
Nov 28th         Planning for and running a Masonic Meeting
Dec 26th         Smorgasbord



St. John’s Lodge No. 1 Past Master’s Night


This Wednesday, June 27th, is Past Master’s Night at St. John’s Lodge.  Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m., Lodge will begin at 7:00 p.m. [Master Masons only].  RSVP (if you scroll down two posts and click on the RED  “click here” button, you can make your reservation on line, now).

In remembrance…..

St. John’s Sunday, June 24th


Brothers,   Please reserve Sunday morning  June 24th, 2018, to attend our annual march  from the William Pitt Tavern in Strawbery Banke, to St. John’s Church on Chapel Street.  This is a St. John’s lodge  tradition goes back well over a century and a half.  Brothers of St. John’s Lodge will be joined by members of N.H. lodges from across the eastern half of the state and by officers of  the Grand Lodge of New Hampshire.   Coffee and doughnuts will be served starting at 8:00 a.m. outside the William Pitt Tavern.  The “Masonic march” will begin to assembled at 8:30 a.m. and step-off for the March to St. John’s Church at 8:45 a.m.  The return march to the Tavern will take place immediately after services at the church.  A BBQ will be held at the Portsmouth Masonic Temple (351 Middle Street) immediately following the return march.

R.S.V.P. for June Dinners





As we celebrate  summer weather finally arriving we ask you take just a minute to R.S.V.P. for June’s Dinner’s.  If you will be attending the Wednesday, June 6,  Stated Communication dinner please:



If you plan to attend the Special Communication dinner on Wednesday June 27th please:

RSVP Please for our May Fellowcraft Degree Dinner

If you plan to come for the dinner on May 30th that precedes the Fellowcraft Degree, please RSVP by clicking on  the link below.




Johnson, Johnson and Johnson


St. John’s Lodge No.1 newest Entered Apprentice (as of May 5), Gavin William Johnson, with (left) his father, St. John’s Marshal, Nathan Johnson, and (right) Master of St. John’s Lodge Rob Johnson.