The Brethren in Massachusetts and Rhode Island are jointly holding a massive Masonic convention this month called Masonic Con, on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016.
The event is sponsored by Ezekiel Bates Lodge F&AM and Nava Grotto, and is open to the public and Masons alike. It promises to be a truly exciting event. The historic lodge is located at 71 N Main St, Attleboro, Massachusetts.
The building will be jam packed with tables for Masonic Bodies, Atrists, Authors and much more.All lectures are free to attend and open to the public. Spouses are encouraged to attend as the Order of the Eastern Star, Daughters of Mokanna, and possibly more will be present.
Featured speakers will include:
Brother Ryan Flynn – World Renowned Masonic Artist
Brother Matthew “Doc” Perry – Fort Adams and the Newport Tower Navigational Code.
David Brody – Sun Worship, Freemasons and the Stone Chambers of New England.
Jim Egan – Who Built the Newport Tower
Aimee Newell – The Badge of a Freemason: Masonic Aprons from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library
Brother Greg Kaminsky -The Influence of the Cabala on Freemasonry.
Brother Keith MacKinnon – Preserving our Masonic past with artifacts.
Janet Wolter/Alan Butler – America Nation of the Goddess, the Venus Families and the Founding of the United States.
Brother Scott Wolter – World-renowned forensic geologist and star of H2’s America Unearthed
Also, the Tall Cedars of Lebanon, the Grotto, and the Sword of Bunker Hill will all initiate candidates and perform degrees at tyled events during this event.
Attendees are free to dress casual, or in any Masonic way they choose.