Calendar of Events for the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, PA Grand Lodge.

January

January 15th
Unified Session Committee
Red Lion Hotel 1:00PM
(snow date January 22nd)

January 27th-29th
“Light in Odd Spaces”
Meadville Orphanage

MARCH 2023

MARCH 31- APRIL 2, 2023
64th Annual Middle Atlantic States Conclave
Hosted by the Jurisdiction of New Jersey
Swedesboro, NJ


Note:** On the second Sunday of each month, at 1:00PM, year round, Centre Lodge #153 of Bellefonte is still conducting their Music Jams! Please check their facebook first because there may be a scheduling conflict! – Due to COVID-19, these are on hold. Contact their Facebook page for more information.

All Lodges are reminded when planning an activity,
if you would like your state officer's support please
contact the Grand Lodge:

Grand Lodge
1001 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, Pennsylvania 17057
Call: 717-944-7419
Email: ioofpaglsecty@verizon.net
* Denotes Furnished By Planning Board
+ Denotes Details To follow






PLACES TO GO

2023 Middle Atlantic States Conclave
Hosted by the Jurisdiction of New Jersey
General Information
March 31 - April 2, 2023 - 64th Annual Middle Atlantic States Conclave

Attention: All Odd Fellows & Rebekahs
The 2023 conclave will be held at the Holiday Inn Swedesboro, 1 Pureland Dr, Swedesboro, NJ 08085. Hotel rates are $112.00 per night, plus applicable state and local taxes. Room rates include breakfast on both Saturday and Sunday mornings.

For guest room reservations please call 800-293-0718 or online HERE.

To contact the hotel directly please call 856-467-3322. Please note that room reservations must be made using the code "IOO". The hotel has rooms with 2 double beds, 1 king with sofa bed and 1 king bed.

Reserve early to get your choice. The cutoff date for the special room rate is March 9, 2023.

2023 Middle Atlantic States Conclave - Information Packet: Learn More Here (PDF)


Odd Fellows and Rebekahs
Association of Western Pennsylvania

Undergraduate & Graduate Scholarship Awards
Offering Multiple - $4,000 Undergraduate & $3,000 Graduate Scholarship Awards

(PLEASE NOTE: These Undergraduate & Scholarship Awards are for Western Lodges only.)

The Odd Fellows and Rebekahs Association of Western Pennsylvania offers two different Scholarship Awards during the year. (These are not to be confused with the Pennsylvania Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Program.)

The above scholarships have been brought into existence to benefit present and hopefully, future members of the Order. The objective of each is to assist any deserving applicant in securing a Degree beyond the undergraduate (4 years) college level.

PLEASE NOTE: One of the requirements for these Scholarships is that the applicant or a living family member must be a member of the I.0.0.F. or Rebekahs of Western Pennsylvania.

(Note: These scholarships are NOT to be confused with the “Pennsylvania Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Fund” which is chaired by Thomas J. McHugh, PGM.)

Odd Fellows and Rebekahs Association of Western Pennsylvania
Undergraduate & Scholarship Information Packet: Learn More Here (PDF)
Scholarship Program Rules:
Download Scholarship Rules (PDF)
Scholarship Program Application:
Download Application (PDF)

Please mail completed application and enclosures to:
Mr. Robert Grant

Scholarship Award Chairman
40 Cypress Way
Charleroi, PA 15022-3331


Quick Note:
The Pennsylvania Odd Fellow and Rebekah Magazine
Receive your monthly magazine via email instead of a printed copy.
Published Monthly in the City of Middletown, PA

In an effort to save money for the magazine, if you would like to receive this magazine via email instead of hard copy, please email the Grand Lodge at ioofpaglsecty@verizon.net with your name and Lodge and this will be done accordingly.

Subscription Rate
Subscription price ............... $10.00/ year
10 or more to one address ........... $9.00 each

Subscribers should be careful to give their correct be sure to mention the former address.

Send change of address to:
Pennsylvania Odd Fellow and Rebekah Magazine
1001 W. Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057