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Bark River 1313 inspection tour

09/14/2017 – 09/17/2017 all-day
Comfort Inn
617 E Lake Shore Dr
Manistique, MI 49854
John E. Porritt


All Sir Knights and their Ladies are invited to join the Bark River 1313 tour as we assist in the inspections of Lake Superior #30 and Escanaba #47 along with the Bark River 1313 ceremonial.  This year we will celebrate hospitaler Sunday   on September 17th at the First United Methodist Church 190 N. Cedar Street, Manistique, MI.  The service starts at 11:00 AM and we will assemble at 10:45 AM.  Pastor Don Bedwell said they will have a reception following the service.

Thursday September 14th: Cheboygan #50 306 Stimson St., Pelston, MI. Details: Chamber of reflection 10:30 am, Lunch with ladies 11:00 AM, Order of the Temple at Noon, Inspecting officer SK Dave Bartell, Sr. GSW. Lunch information contact SK Carl Peterson, Recorder to RSVP

Thursday September 14th:  WELCOME DINNER AT 6:30 PM at Three Seasons Café, 6770 W. US HWY 2, Manistique, Michigan.  Dinner is all inclusive, buffet with two meat choices, hot soup and salad bar.  Drinks and desserts are also furnished.  The cost is $20.00 per person which includes all you eat as well as the gratuity.  Reservations must be made in advance to John E. Porritt, GCG.


FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 15TH:  Lake Superior #30 at 128 W. Washington Street, Marquette, Michigan.  Lunch will be with the Ladies at 12:00 PM.  Lunch is $15.00 per person.  Inspecting officer will be SK Dave Bartell, Sr. GSW.   RSVP to SK John on this form.                                     Friday Night Dinner is on your own.  Hospitality room will open at 7:30 PM.

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH: Escanaba #47 at 2085 Cedar Street, Manistique, Michigan.  Inspection starts at 1:30 PM and the inspecting officer is SK John E. Porritt, GCG.  Dinner will be served at the temple at 5:00 PM with the ladies welcome.  Dinner is $20.00 per person.  Please contact SK Ken Rautiola, Recorder on (906) 341-8422 to RSVP.


SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 17TH: Worship service will be at such and such at 10:00 PM at such and such an address in Manistique.

HOST HOTEL (Comfort Inn)

617 E. Lakeshore Drive, Manistique, Michigan 49854, Telephone (906) 341-6981.  Make room reservation directly to the hotel before September 6, 2017.  Rooms are $79.99 per night + tax.  When making reservations refer to “Knights Templar” for special rate.  We have a block of 25 rooms.  The Hospitality room will open at 7:30 PM nightly.  Thursday night will be slightly later.

Reservation Form

Name ____________________________              Welcome Dinner _______ $20.00 ea.___________

Lady _____________________________               Lake Superior Lunch _____$15.00 ea___________

Address___________________________             Total Enclosed _________________

Mail Completed form with check or money order to:  John E. Porritt, P.O. BOX 801, Linden, MI 48451

Phone (810)429-5691, email; porrittj@charter.net.  Make checks payable to John E. Porritt

Reservations with remittance must be received by September 5, 2017.

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