Saturday, January 12, 2019

Auburn Elks Lodge 474 Adopted Family for Christmas

Auburn Elks Lodge #474 Members adopted a family this Christmas.  There were a total of 4 children and 2 adults . 60 gifts were collected for the family. Thank you to each of our members for your kindness and generosity for helping a family in need .
We also thank our Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck for help in finding this family for us. 

Oswego Elks Lodge 271 Adopted Familes For Christmas

Oswego Elks Lodge #271 and Ladies Auxiliary spread Christmas cheer and good will. They have adopted 20 families for Christmas.  Elk members went shopping for the Christmas dinner while the Ladies Auxiliary shopped for new clothing for each family member. Boxes and bags were filled and delivered to the Salvation Army for family pick up. Oswego Elk members will wake up Christmas morning with a mile-wide smile knowing that they helped to make Christmas a little bit brighter for these 20 families. Pictured are Oswego Elk members and Salvation Army Staf

Liverpool Elks Lodge 2348 Childrens Christmas Party

Liverpool Elks Lodge #2348 recently held its annual Children’s Christmas Party.  The children made Hats and Door Knockers.  There was Christmas coloring and lots of Christmas Music The highlight of the day was a visit by Santa.  Santa had candy canes and a gift bag with Christmas themed goodies for each of the 65 children who attended.   A great time was had by the 45 children who attended the party.  Pictured Korie and Kallie Culican with the Santa.

Auburn Elks Lodge 474 Childrens Christmas Party

The Auburn Elks Lodge 474 held their Annual Children’s Christmas Party with Santa. This year Mrs. Claus made a special visit with Santa. There were crafts and cookie decorating for the children. Pizza, cookies and other goodies were available for all to enjoy. A very special Thank you to Santa & Mrs. Claus and their helpers who made the day special for the children.

Liverpool 2348 Adopted Famlies for Christmas

Liverpool Elks Lodge #2348 Ladies Auxiliary adopted three families this Christmas.  There was a total of 9 children and 6 adults.  They collected over 80 gifts in total.   One of the auxiliary sisters knit 9 blankets. One for each of the children. Again, our Liverpool Elks Lodge proved to be a loving, caring and very generous Lodge.  Also, one of our members, along with his family, adopted a family of their own. How amazing. Thank you to our Elf helpers that put hours into this yearly project.
In the photo are auxiliary members along with the Head Start Staff.

Liverpool 2348 Veterans Spaghetti Dinner

Liverpool Elks # 2348 recently hosted our Annual Veteran's Spaghetti Dinner.  It was a gala event with patients, their family members and traveling staff from the Syracuse VA hospital in attendance. The evening started with the acapella group Harmony Katz singing all our favorite Christmas songs while our guests were served a delicious spaghetti dinner with all the fixings. After dinner and while our VA guests were having desert, we served dinner to our musical guests. All our Veterans were each given gift consisting of a Sherpa lined heavy button up shirt, playing cards and gift bag of homemade Christmas cookies. The lodge also donated tickets for the patients to visit Onondaga County's famous 2-mile-long Lights on the Lake display which will be used after the new year.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Auburn Elks Lodge Harvest Dinner

The Auburn Elks Lodge 474 held their annual Harvest Dinner on November 9, 2018.
46 dinners were served. At the dinner this year the Lodge collected canned goods to be donated to a local food pantry ( St Alphonsus Food Pantry) the Lodge will continue to collect donations throughout the months of November and December. Members of the Lodge donated Turkeys, Potatoes, Rolls, Squash, Stuffing, Cranberry Sauce, Gravy and Pies to make the dinner a success.