Meetings

Regular Meeting – Saturday, October 14, 2017

Topic:  Masonic Funerals:  Identity, Performance, and Transformation Constructing a public-facing identity of Freemasonry within historical, contemporary, and theoretical contexts. Presenter: Carolyn Bain, Ph.D. A member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Texas Chapter #219 and president of the award-winning, digital media services firm, Bain Pugh & Associates, Inc,. Carolyn Bain, Ph.D., is a noted […]

Festive Board – Monday, August 7, 2017

Our popular annual Festive Board is being held:: Monday, August 7, 2017 Cash Bar – 6:30 p.m.      Dinner – 7 p.m. Location:  Columbia, MD    Distinguished Presentation: “Josephine Baker:  Erotic Dancer, Entertainer, WWII Hero, Humanitarian, Mason” Josephine Baker was an American-born French singer, dancer, actress, resistance fighter in World War II, and civil rights leader who […]

Regular Meeting – Saturday, May 6, 2017

Topic: Parallel Universes and Eternal Life One of the 25 Landmarks of Masonry is, “that every Mason must believe in a resurrection to a future life.” Scientists are now convinced that there are parallel universes.  Is it possible that a future or eternal life exists there?  And how might a transition to it occur? Presenter: […]

Regular Meeting – Saturday, March 11, 2017

Topic: Resources Available to Masonic Researchers Presenter: Edward Heimiller, Curator of the Maryland Grand Lodge Library and Museum Meeting Location: Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M. of Maryland 304 International Circle Cockeysville, MD 21030 Meeting in the basement of the main building Lunch at 12 noon $15 payable at the door Meeting and Presentation 1 […]

Regular Meeting and Installation of 2017 Officers

MMRS Regular Meeting Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at the Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M of Maryland 304 International Circle Cockeysville, MD 21030  Meeting in the basement of the main building Lunch at 12 noon $15 payable at the door Please contact the Secretary (mmrs1979@gmail.com) to confirm your attendance  Meeting and Presentation 1 pm together with […]

Regular Meeting 05 November 2016

Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at Freedom Masonic Lodge #112 2253 Liberty Road Eldersburg, MD 21784 Lunch at 12 noon $15 payable at the door Please contact the Secretary (mmrs1979@gmail.com) to confirm your attendance Meeting and Presentation 1 pm MMRS is pleased to announce that Stephen J. Ponzillo, III, MWPGM of the Grand Lodge of Ancient […]

Festive Board – Monday August 1st 7pm

Annual Festive Board Monday, August 1, 2016 at the King’s Contrivance Restaurant 10150 Shaker Dr., Columbia, MD 21046 Cash Bar – 6:30 P.M. Dinner – 7 P.M. $ 45.00 per person for dinner, beverage, and gratuity. RSVP before July 20th to MMRS1979@gmail.com Seating is limited, please confirm your attendance via email before sending your check. […]

Meeting – Saturday April 23, 2016

MMRS Regular Meeting Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 at the Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M of Maryland 304 International Circle Cockeysville, MD 21030 Meeting in the basement of the main building Lunch at 12 noon $15 payable at the door Please contact the Secretary (mmrs1979@gmail.com) to confirm your attendance Meeting and Presentation 1 pm “Transmission […]

Meeting March 12, 2016

Regular Meeting Saturday, March 12th, 2016 at the Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M of Maryland 304 International Circle, Cockeysville, MD 21030 Meeting in the basement of the main building Lunch at 12 noon $15 payable at the door Please contact the Secretary (mmrs1979@gmail.com)  to confirm your attendance  Meeting and Presentation 1 pm “Led Zeppelin and […]

MMRS in 2016

This year, the Maryland Masonic Research Society will hold a series of meetings that will emphasize the process of research: how to select a topic and get started, what resources are available, finding sources, and writing a talk or paper. Four or five times throughout 2016, we plan to have a talk given by either […]