Updated: February 16, 2015
Valentine's Gala 2015 - The 357 Club hosted its annual Valentine's Day Gala at the Embassy Suites in Springfield, VA. Thank you to all who braved the weather and celebrated the evening with us. Click here for pictures.
MLK Day March - Metropolitan Lodge #161 was the host lodge for the 23rd Annual MLK Day Celebration in Leesburg, VA. The Brothers of King Tyre along with Brothers of the 30th and 31st Masonic Districts, PHA participated and honored the life of Dr. King. Click here for pictures.
School of Instruction - January 10, 2015. The MWPHGL of VA will be holding a SOI in Hampton, VA beginning at 8AM. See the listserv for details.
King Tyre Scholarship Award - December 15, 2014. King Tyre Masonic Lodge #292 is pleased to announce that Miss Roda Hassan has been awarded the King Tyre Scholarship Award. She will be attending Old Dominion University and is majoring in Political Science. She is committed to personal academic excellence and community service. We are confident in her personal and academic growth. Congratulations Miss Hassan!
Breakfast with Santa! - Saturday December 13, 2014. King Tyre Lodge and James Lee Community Center cohosted the annual Breakfast with Santa! celebration. The community was invited to join King Tyre and James Lee for breakfast, Christmas carols, and a toy giveway. It was a festive event enjoyed by all.
- Widows & Orphans Dinner - December 6, 2014. The Men of King Tyre recognize and celebrate the lives of our brothers who have gone before us and extend our love to their families. For pictures, click here
Washington DC Grand Lodge Visitation - December 10, 2014. The Prince Hall brothers of the Virginia jurisdiction visited the DC Grand Lodge.
Valentines Gala - February 14, 2015. The 3-5-7 Club's Annual Valentines Gala is approaching. Get your tickets early. Click here for details.
Annual Dr. Martin Luther King March and Celebration - Date: TBD. Location: Leesburg, VA
Valentines Day Gala - February 14, 2015. Stay tuned for details. Check out the pictures from our last Gala.
- Stay tuned for more events and additional details!
Thanksgiving Baskets Giveaway - November 22, 2014. The Brothers of King Tyre collected donations to create Thanksgiving Baskets to giveaway to families in need. They were be distributed at King Tyre Masonic Lodge in Falls Church, VA on Saturday November 22, 2014.
2nd Annual Winter Coat Drive - October 4, 2014 - November 14, 2014. The Brothers of King Tyre held our 2nd Annual Winter Coat Drive. This year was a resounding success! Again, we collected new and gently used winter coats for men, women, and children to benefit the Patrick Henry Family Shelter.
VFW Veterans Appreciation - November 9, 2014. Thank you to our Veterans! Also, special thanks to the brothers of Diversity Lodge #330 for hosting VFW Appreciation at VFW Post #1503 in Woodbridge, VA. The brothers of the 31st Masonic District came out to show support for our Veterans. Click here for pictures.
Homegoing Going - Services for WPM Smith were held Monday October 20, 2014. See the listserv for details. Thank you WPM Eddie Key for your leadership.
Triangle Lodge Visitation - October 14, 2014. King Tyre Brothers visited our Brothers at Triangle Lodge #293. It was a fantastic evening of fellowship. At Triangle, we always feel at home.
Backpack Drive, MWPHGLVA - - October 8, 2014. "I want to take this time to thank all that provided a back pack to give to [Graham Elementary School]. I also thank the Bros that were there to help with the delivery and presentation... The principal and staff were very pleased that we chose their school. ADDGM Carl Abritton also delivered [supplies] to Walt Whitman Middle School in Gum Springs." DDGM Gordon.
JLCC Fall Festival/Back-to-School Distribution - September 27, 2014. James Lee Community Center (JLCC) held its 3rd Annual Fall Festival. The Brothers of King Tyre distributed school supplies. The Men of Tyre and the Brothers from the 31 Masonic Distributed volunteered their time, energy, support to help ensure a successful event for our "next door neighbors."
Grand Lodge Session - The Prince Hall Virginia Grand Lodge Session was held September 18 - 20, 2014 in Falls Church, VA.
RELAXO - It's time! The 3-5-7 Club is sponsored a Relaxo at King Tyre on Friday August 22, 2014 from 5PM - til midnight. Music, Food, Games.
Check out the Relaxo flyer under Events for details.
Planning and Activities Committee - Thursday August 7, 2014 at 7PM. The P&A Committee held a conference call to discuss current and upcoming events. The dial-in information was distributed via the listserv.
3-5-7 Club meeting - The club will be held a video/teleconference call Wednesday August 6, 2014 at 7PM. The dial-in information is being distributed via the listserv.
Back-to-School Drive - The Brothers of King Tyre are conducting a school supply drive beginning August 2nd til August 30th. We are collecting backpacks and school supplies for kids in needs in our Falls Church community. We are accepting donations at the Lodge. Please see the flyer under the Events section for details.
Fish Fry - July 19, 2014. King Tyre held its second fish fry of the summer - another successfully event. Thank you to everyone for your support.
Congratulations! Election! June 2, 2014. WM Eric Lawson was unanimously elected as WM for King Tyre Lodge #292 for the 2014-2015 Masonic year.
Congratulations! April 19, 2014. To our Senior Warden, our Brother and his beautiful bride, congratulations! The fraternity wishes you a lifetime of happiness!
Veterans Visit at Ft Belvoir - Members of the 31st Masonic District participated in the Annual Veterans Visitation directed by the MWPHGLVA F&AM Inc. The event was held at the Soldier & Family Assistance Center located aboard U.S. Military Installation, Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Over 200 wounded warriors, active duty personnel, and permanent staff participated and enjoyed themselves. Click here for photos.
Divine Sunday - The Men of King Tyre participated in the 31st Masonic District's Divine Sunday services on March 30, 2014. This service was hosted by our Brothers of Arlington Lodge #58 with the participation of Freemasons from throughout the District.
Congratulations! 31st Masonic District Joint Raising - Congrats to our newly raised Brothers of the 31st Masonic District. Today, March 29, 2014, King Tyre Lodge hosted a joint raising with our Brothers from Acacia Lodge #32, Arlington Lodge #58 F&AM, and Triangle Lodge #293. Again, congratulations Brothers!
Valentine's Gala Pictures- The annual Valentine's Gala was a resounding success! Again, thank you all for your support. It was an incredible evening!
Valentine's Gala - SOLD OUT - A special thanks to everyone for your support! We are proud to announce that Saturday's Valentine's Gala is SOLD OUT! See you all tomorrow night!
Birth Announcement. Congratulations to Brother John Collins and his wife Yolanda on the birth of their son, John Collins, Jr! He was born January 6, 2014; 10 lbs, 4oz, and 21 inches.
- Annual MLK Day March. The Men of King Tyre and the Brothers of the 31st Masonic District participated in the 22nd Annual Leesburg MLK march on Monday January 20, 2014. Click here for pictures.