There are two scholarships that are still available for New Jersey Elks. The first is the New Jersey Elks Family Scholarship; this is a one-year, $750 scholarship that is available to children, step-children, grandchildren, great-grand children of New Jersey Elks. Applicants can be graduating high school or are in their first three years of college. Applications are due June 30.
The next scholarship is the New Jersey Elks Vocational Scholarship which is a one-time award of $1,000. This scholarship is for students who are pursuing a certificate or credential in a vocational or technical program. Applicants must be United States citizens and New Jersey residents who have earned a high school diploma or GED within the last year. Applications are due on June 15.
Additional information and applications can be found on the lodge website at http://www.jamesburgelks2180.org/scholarship. Questions should be directed to Scholarship committee chairperson Joe DeBonis.
The Jamesburg Elks Lodge will still be closed until further notice. This includes fish fry and our bar.
The meeting for March 19, 2020 will be limited to officers only. All officers contact Ellen for your availability for this meeting. Any candidates wishing to attend the meeting will be given the obligation only and will thus be officially members. No full ceremony will be held. They will be encouraged to attend a future initiation ritual to observe it in its entirety.
Installation of Officers will take place at 6pm on March 28 at the Lodge. This will be restricted to the Officers to be sworn in and one guest each. Existing trustees remain sworn-in and do not get sworn in every year. We will reschedule the full ceremony, dinner and celebration at a date to be determined.
Previous updates: 3/17, 3/16.
The Jamesburg Elks Lodge will be closed until further notice. This includes fish fry and our bar.
The meeting for March 19, 2020 will be limited to officers only. All officers contact Ellen for your availability for this meeting.
Previous update: 3/16.
The comedy night scheduled for 3/21 is being rescheduled to a future date.
To all members of Jamesburg Lodge #2180:
In compliance with Governor Murphy’s declaration, the lodge bar will close at 8:00 pm until further notice beginning tonight March 16.
Fish Fry dinners will be Take Out only with a limited menu.
All gatherings of 50 people or more must be cancelled or postponed therefore we will have a limit on the bar occupancy.
At this time the Lodge meeting scheduled March 19 at 7:30 pm will be held.
Please keep yourself and your loved ones safe and healthy. The lodge will be available to assist members and the community if needed.
Exalted Ruler Ellen Quinlan
To All 2180 Members:
A Grand Lodge funeral service for PDD Robert Wilmer performed by South Central District PDDs will be held in the lodge hall on Friday, December 27 at 4:30 pm.
The family will be available for condolences at 3:30 pm. Food will be served after the services.
Please attend to pay your respects to our Brother Bob who served our lodge for so many years and was friend to all. He will be sadly missed.