Excited families arrived early at the Lodge room, Easter Day, to find ’morning’ cake, juice and hot coffee to start the day out right. Auntie Judy Rubano (Trustee) and Uncle Charlie Stack (Loyal Knight) greeted and registered those who wanted to participate. The Opening remarks were delivered by Event Coordinator/ Auntie Rio Martell and ’rules of the event’ as well as the event ’blessing’ were expressed by (Exalted Ruler Elect) Uncle Andy Watson. From the […]
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Elks Lodge 616 brings so much more to the community than just a building, club or pool. We are a place where neighbors come together, families share meals, and children grow up. Elks invest in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, by undertaking projects that address unmet need, and by honoring the service and sacrifice of our veterans.
In March of 2015 Elks Lodge 616 P.R. Chair George del Barrio produced a radio spot and targeted the message in what he called a “gratitude” campaign. George emphasized that the pride of being an Elks Lodge member was a powerful resource in reinvigorating the volunteer base and overall energy towards our motto “Elks Care and Elks Share”. With the guidance of Hawaii District P.R. chair PDDGER John Brown and Grand Lodge P.R. Chair Richard Gathen […]
Boy Scouts describe the ceremony to award the rank of Eagle Scout as a Court of Honor. Our PER Hiram Keli’ipio, as one of his last official duties as ER, had the pleasure of presenting Samuel Parmele & Jared Fujitani and Award of Merit from Grand Lodge and an Honorarium from our Lodge at a Court of Honor on 19 March for Troop 616. This was held at Ke’ehi Lagoon with all of Troop 616 and numerous guests attending. Needing a minimum […]
Of all the events we have at our lodge the St. Patrick’s Day scene is one of the best. Join us for our annual celebration of St. Patrick’s Day at your lodge with great food and entertainment! Don’t forget to take and post pictures of you celebrating with us and post them on our Facebook page.