Pioneer Lodge  A.F. &  A.M.
Instituted March 9th 1863
Constituted March 21st 1864

145 Pleasant Street - Somerset, MA 02726 

Worshipful Alan C. Buckless, Master

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This page was last updated: February 16, 2024
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Worshipful Master Alan Buckless

Brother Michael Rezendes, Secretary 
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For Failing to Prepare, is Preparing to Fail

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Preparedness and survival are not just a fad – they are a mindset from our not so distant past.  All we are doing is trying to make up for the time lost when we started relying on technology and government for our daily needs.  Let’s use today’s technology and blend with the skills of the past to achieve a greater level of preparedness.

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Dues for 2023 - 2024 have increased to $80 for Grand Lodge, plus $1 for the George Washington Memorial Fund and $80 for Pioneer. Total dues now $161 per year.
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March 04, 2024 - 7:00 PM Pioneer Lodge Regular Communication
Please join us for our regular monthly meeting. We will be welcoming our new District Deputy Grand Master R.W. Amaro Cabral at 8:00 PM.  Dinner at 6:15.
Lodge Of Instruction – February 28 – Eastern Star Lodge
16th District Exemplification 
The exemplification will be on the 3rd Degree – April 3, 2024, at 7 PM - Dinner 6 PM. The Exemplification will be held at Bristol Lodge.
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Welcome to our new District Deputy Grand Master, RW Amaro "Mario" Cabral
Preparedness Corner

You have 5 minutes to get out of your house or apartment – what do you grab on the way out the door? Put together one binder with either original documents or copies of insurance policies, passports, medication lists, front and back copies of all cards in your wallet, etc. It would also be good to put a stash of cash – small denominations just in case you need it. Put your binder with your preparedness bag that’s ready to go at moment’s notice. Be prepared.
R.W. Amaro "Mario" Cabral
District Deputy Grand Master
16th Masonic District