Gardner Lodge members recently attended the Area 2 school of instruction held at Palmyra Lodge No. 23 in Baldwin, Kansas this year.  This was a wonderful event and much was learned by the Brethren in attendance.  The event was very well attended by nearly 50 Brothers from area lodges […]

2018 School of Instruction


  January 4th, 2018 Tonight was the second meeting for Gardner Lodge under the leadership of our 2018 officer line. We kicked the year off strong with a First Degree this evening.  Bro. Dustin Spillman was found in waiting and with no objection, he was initiated as our youngest Entered Apprentice.  He […]

Dustin Spillman First Degree




Officers of Gardner Lodge made the commute yesterday to Topeka, Ks. to partake in the annual Leadership Academy put on the by Grand Lodge of Kansas.  This, as always, was an exceptional event that even drew in Brethren from several different Masonic jurisdictions.  The day was structured into two different […]

2017 Kansas Leadership Academy


Another busy yet successful lodge night.  The evening started out with a visit from the Baldwin, Kansas Jobs Daughters Bethel.  They payed us a visit to introduce themselves to the lodge as well sell tickets for their upcoming Thanksgiving meal.  This was followed by an unexpected yet amazing question and […]

Pin Ceremony and First Degree


Gardner Lodge would like to congratulate Bro. Hellweg on obtaining his Third Degree at our last stated meeting.  He will freely tell you this has been a long time coming for him.  Let there be no confusion, the lenth of time between his degree was not in the least because […]

Bro. Hellweg’s Third Degree



Gardner Lodge recently participated in the Wellsville parade in celebration for “Wellsville Days”.  As many of you know the Wellsville Masonic Lodge merged with Gardner a little over a year ago. This parade served as a great way to let the city of Wellsville know that the Masons are still […]

Wellsville Parade Sucess 


We recently had the privilege of having three of the students (two from Wellsville and one from Gardner) that we sent to the state band camp join us for dinner and report back on their experience.  We are happy to report overall they had a great time, made a ton […]

Band Camp Students Report Back


Gardner Lodge was really looking forward to being in the JOCO Fair Parade this year which is held here in Gardner. Unfortunately the event was canceled at the last minute due to some unfavorable weather. It was of course sad news to receive as we were suited up, truck decorated, […]

JOCO Fair Parade – Rained Out



Bro. Ralph Jensen, Worshipful Master of Gardner Lodge, is at it again! Every year W:. Bro. Jensen takes vacation from work to manage our CHIP (Child Identification Program) which we offer as a FREE service to the public.  The program is truly amazing.  Again, at no cost, the lodge provides […]

JOCO Fair CHIP Event