South Valley #187

Sharing the light and serving the South Santa Clara Valley since 1868

Grand Master Reception

Join us for the Grand Master Reception on Saturday, October 29th at the Scottish Rite Center in San Jose.  The Scottish Rite Center is at 2455 Masonic Dr., San Jose CA (Map Link).

Western theme is the dress for the event which starts at 5:30 pm.

Please contact Amir Safakish via email at amir@eta-usa.com for tickets and more information.

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Welcome to South Vally Lodge #187

We have returned to face-to-face meetings on the 1st Thursday of each month.  Please join us if you can.

South Valley Lodge #187 is located in Morgan Hill, California.  We are a Masonic Lodge operating under the Most Worshifpul Grand Lodge of California.  The lodge as it currently exists is the result of the merger of Keith Lodge #187 in Gilroy and Morgan Hill Lodge #463 in Morgan Hill.  Our Charter dates to 1868.

If you're interested in finding out more about how to join us in our work, click here.   Remember, 2B1Ask1.

2022 Calendar at a Glance

Come on back to lodge and enjoy the return of live fellowship. Please send an email to webmaster@SouthVallyLodge187.com with any questions, additions or corrections to the calendar.

Be an Active Member

September

September 1, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner and Stated Meeting

September 13, 7:00 pm - Leverton Masonic Hall Association Board Meeting (Online via Zoom)

September 19, 630 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) - Golden Rule #479

 

October

October 6, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner and Stated Meeting

October 11, 7:00 pm - Leverton Masonic Hall Association Board Meeting (Online via Zoom)

October 17, 630 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) - Los Altos #712

October 21 - 23, Grand Lodge Annual Communications

October 29 - Grand Master Reception

November

November 3, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner and Stated Meeting

November 6, Daylight Savings Time ends

November 8, 7:00 pm - Leverton Masonic Hall Association Board Meeting (Online via Zoom)

November 15, 630 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) Mt. View De Anza #194

December

December 1, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner and Stated Meeting

December 4, 9:00 am - South Valley Lodge, #187, Installation of Officers

December 13, 7:00 pm - Leverton Masonic Hall Association Board Meeting (Online via Zoom)

 

New blog posts

It Was a Success!!!

Aug 29, 2022 by Brad Meyer

Brotherly love, relief, and truth are the...

Red Cross Blood Drive

Aug 7, 2022 by Brad Meyer

What does it mean to save a life and become a...

May is Public Awareness Month

Apr 29, 2022 by Brad Meyer

May is Public Awareness month for the...

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South Valley Lodge 187 Twitter Feed - @SVL187

The California Grand Lodge implemented a new member portal called iMember 2.0.  This video reviews how to register, interesting information contained in the portal, and how to install the smartphone app.

If you have any questions at all, please send an email to WebMaster@SouthValleyLodge187.com.  We're here to help.

Watch on YouTube

Please enjoy our video we created to promote the Masons 4 Mitts program within the Grand Lodge of California.  Our video was voted #1 in California!  Thanks to all who voted for us.

Find out more at Masons 4 Mitts.

Home - SVL 187

Members of the Masonic Family that are interested in the happenings in the South Bay should register as members of the site.  There is more information contained in the Members Section.

Jeff Gopp, PM

Worshipful Master 2022

I welcome all the brothers from around the world to South Valley Lodge, #187, here in Morgan Hill, California.

It is my distinct honor and truly my pleasure to serve as Worshipful Master in 2022.

 

Masonic Family

The members of the Masonic family that call the Morgan Hill Masonic Center their home are:  

  • South Valley Lodge #187, F&AM
  • Manzanita Chapter #342, OES
  • Gilroy-Morgan Hill Assembly #125, Rainbow
  • Central Coast Counties Council #213 AMD
  • Central Coast Past Masters Association

News

It Was a Success!!!

Aug 29, 2022

Brotherly love, relief, and truth are the keystones of Masonry.  We strive every day to practice those tenants to make ourselves, our families, and our community thrive.  Relief was...

Red Cross Blood Drive

Aug 7, 2022

What does it mean to save a life and become a superhero?  Some may think it’s wearing a cape and running into a burning building or jumping into a lake or river risking your own life to...

May is Public Awareness Month

Apr 29, 2022

May is Public Awareness month for the California Masonry and it’s a great time to get out in front of people and let them know we are here.  People need to be aware that the Masons are...

Returning to Lodge – More Than Just Meetings

Sep 30, 2021

What does Lodge mean to you?  To me, it means many things.  First, it is the building, the physical edifice that we call home in Morgan Hill.  The building has been there for...

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