Appendant Bodies Of Freemasonry


There are several wonderful appending bodies that are located in the Shenandoah Valley near Winchester, Virginia.   The McKinley Chapter of the Eastern Star is located in Winchester Hiram #21 Blue Lodge as well as the John Dove Chapter 21 of the Royal Arch Mason  and Commandry 12 Order of Knights Templar. 

Winchester Commandry 12 - Knights Templar

Meets on the 3rd Monday at 7:30 PM

John Dove Chapter 21 Royal Arch Mason

Meets on the 2nd Thursday at 7:30 PM

McKinley Chapter Order of the Eastern Star

Meets on the 2nd Monday at 7:30 PM

Winchester Shrine Club

Meets on the 3rd Thursday at 6pm at Perkins restaurant

Shenandoah Valley Scottish Rite Club

See monthly trestleboard for meeting time.

As the Master Mason dedicates his life to charity, religion, harmony, and peace so does the members of the appending bodies.  The men and women of the Eastern Star work with in the community to raise money for charitable cause throughout the Shenandoah Valley.  The Winchester Shrine Club provides transportation to the free medical hospitals for children.  The Chapter supports the Alzheimer's Foundation and the Commandry raises money for the Knight Templar Eye Foundation and Holy Land pilgrimage Fund. 





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