South Valley #187

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

About South Valley #187


We are returning to lodge starting July 1, 2021!  For the latest information on how Covid-19 is affecting our Lodge,  click here.


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.

Steve Chase, PM

Worshipful Master 2021

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 2021.

 

New blog posts

Beyond Obligation | The Courage to Ask for Help

Jul 28, 2021 by Brad Meyer

Last year, after a lifetime of independence,...

Returning to Lodge

Jun 16, 2021 by Brad Meyer

It's with great pleasure that we announce...

Honoring the Flag

Jun 23, 2020 by Brad Meyer

We are all proud Americans and displaying our...

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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.

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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.

Calendar at a Glance

2021

We are returning to live, face-to-face, meetings at the lodge staring with our stated meeting July 1, 2021.  Come on back to lodge and enjoy the return of live fellowship.

 

July 29, 7:00 pm - 2nd Degree Practice - All officers attend

August 5, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner at the lodge

August 5, 7:30 pm - August Stated Meeting

August 12, 7:30 pm - 2nd Degree Presentation - All officers attend

August 19, 6:30 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) @ Friendship 210

September 2, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner at the lodge

September 2,  7:30 pm - September Stated Meeting

September 20, 6:30 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) @ Golden Rule 479

October 7, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner at the lodge

October7,  7:30 pm - October Stated Meeting

October 8, 9, 10 - California Grand Lodge in San Francisco

October 16 - Grand Master's Reception @ San Jose Scottish Rite Center

October 18, 6:30 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) @ Los Altos 712

November 4, 6:30 pm - Family Dinner at the lodge

November 4,  7:30 pm - November Stated Meeting

November 16, 6:30 pm - Santa Clara Valley Masonic Officers Association (SCVMOA) @ Mountain View De Anza 194

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.

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

Beyond Obligation | The Courage to Ask for Help

Jul 28, 2021

Last year, after a lifetime of independence, Frank Siaca found himself without a home. For almost a decade he had been living happily in Panama, an expat from California, attending local...

Returning to Lodge

Jun 16, 2021

It's with great pleasure that we announce the return to Lodge after 15 months of COVID-19 induced Zoom meetings.  The Grand Master has issued a new directive allowing us to return to...

Honoring the Flag

Jun 23, 2020

We are all proud Americans and displaying our national symbol is one of the ways we show that pride.  We fly the flag in front of our homes, and we waive the flag during parades and other...

Social Isolation and Loneliness

Mar 22, 2020

In these days of Coronavirus and COVID-19 we are being asked to socially distance ourselves from others and stay home as much as possible.  This important measure can help prevent the spread...

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