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Craft/Blue Lodges

Use the map & lists below for information about Craft/Blue Lodges in Vermont, including location and meeting times.

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Addison County

Bridport – Morning Sun #5

Middle Road, Bridport, VT

 

3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – October 13, 1800

Notes: The Lodge room is upstairs and is not handicap accessible. The Lodge room has a seating capacity of approximately 50.

Bristol – Libanus #47

2 Elm Street, Bristol, VT

Mailing address: PO Box 124, Bristol, VT 05443

Meets 1st Monday, except if holiday, then 2nd Monday, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Libanus Chapter #47 Order of Eastern Star

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Date of Charter – January 13, 1859

Notes: An old green church with a Masonic and O.E.S. sign in front.

 

Middlebury – Union #2

Schoolhouse Road, Salisbury, VT

 

Meets 1st Tuesday, 2nd Tuesday if holiday, at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Potter Chapter #22 R.A.M.

Meets 4th Tuesday at 8:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Middlebury Council #14 Royal & Select Masters

Meets 4th Tuesday at 8:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Mt. Calvary Commandery #1 Knights Template

Meets 4th Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Union Chapter #21 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Date of Charter – 1794 and 1797
Notes: White building with attached town clerk's office.

Orwell – Independence #10

467 Main Street, Orwell, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except June-August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 9, 1815

Notes: White building with the door in the front. The Lodge room is upstairs.

 

Vergennes – Dorchester #1

54 School Street, Vergennes, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – 1791 and 1795

Notes: Brick front building with a sign bearing F & AM and I.O.O.F. Lodge names and logos. No handicapped access. Parking on city streets only. Do not use the private parking lot beside the Lodge under threat of being towed at the owner's expense.

 

The Lodge was erected in 1958 by Champlain Lodge #68 I.O.O.F., with Dorchester Lodge #1 and Otter Creek Chapter #74, Order of Eastern Star, as lessees. Otter Creek #74 O.E.S. members became so few by 1996 that survivors joined members of sister Chapters in Bristol or Salisbury, leaving the Odd Fellows and Masons as building tenants.

In 1998 a similar decline in membership forced the Odd Fellows to close their Lodge and surrender its Charter; the Vergennes Masonic Assoc., Inc. opted to purchase the property and all building contents from the Grand Lodge of VT Odd Fellows, taking the title in August 2000. In 2004, the Director of Curriculum & Staff Development of the Northwest Supervisory School District was granted an interim use of first-floor rooms for three days each month.

Bennington County

Arlington – Red Mountain #63

Meets 4th Wednesday, except 3rd Wednesday November & December, at 7:30 pm, no meetings July & August

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – January 15, 1863

Bennington – Mount Anthony #13

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – October 13, 1824

Manchester Depot – Adoniram #42

Spruce Street, Manchester, VT

Meets 2nd Thursday at 8 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 13, 1858

North Bennington – Tucker #48

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in March

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1860

Caledonia County

Danville – Washburn #92

57 Brainerd Street, Danville, VT

 

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Diamond Chapter #14, Order of Eastern Star

Meets 1st Tuesday, except January & February

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1869

Notes: Old brick church building with Masonic emblem. Across from the park, the corner of Brainard Street. Few steps into the building. The meeting is on the 1st floor, dining downstairs, parking on Lower Park Street.

 

Hardwick – Caspian Lake #87

61 Church Street, Hardwick, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 10, 1868

Notes: One-story white building

 

Lyndonville – Crescent #66

80 Hiram Lane, Lyndonville, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 12, 1865

Caledonia #98

Meets 1st Wednesday, except January & February, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – June 13, 1872

 

Evening Star #28 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 3rd Wednesday, except January & February

 

Notes: One-story white building on a dirt road with parking.

 

St. Johnsbury – Passumpsic Name #27

115 Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

 

Meets 1st Wednesday, except July & August, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 13, 1853

Notes: Gray masonry building with large columns and a Masonic emblem. Meeting on the 2nd floor, dining/restrooms on the 1st floor. Parking on the street and rear of the building.

Lodges by County

Chittenden County

Burlington #100

39 Birchcliff Parkway, Burlington, VT
(802) 860-7250

 

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Notes: One-floor lodge building, Lodge room, dining hall, parking on site and street, handicap accessible.

 

Charlotte – Friendship #24

1453 Church Hill Road, Charlotte, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday, except April 1st Tuesday, at 8 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1852

Notes: Two-story, white, wood-frame building. Lodge room, dining hall, parking on site, not handicap accessible.

 

Essex Junction – Ethan Allen #72

1 Grove Street, Essex Junction, VT

 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Bethany Chapter #71, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm

 

Notes: White, two-story remodeled wood-framed church building, Lodge room, dining hall, parking on site, not handicap accessible.

 

Hinesburg – Patriot #33

10856 Route 116, Hinesburg, VT

 

Meets 1st Friday, except 2nd Monday in January & July, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in March

 

LaPlotte Chapter #64, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1854

Notes: Two-story lodge building with a large Masonic emblem on the stonework. Lodge room, dining hall, parking shared with the adjacent school, not handicap accessible.

 

Jericho – Mt. Mansfield #26

64 VT Rt. 15, Jericho, VT

Mailing address: PO Box 142, Jericho, VT 05465

 

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – June 15, 2000

 

Ethan Allen #72 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – June 14, 1901

 

Mary C. Burdick Chapter #6, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 1st Monday each month

 

Notes: Remodeled wood-frame, two-story church building, lodge room, dining hall, limited parking on site, overflow parking at United Church east of lodge, not handicap accessible.

 

Milton – Seneca #40

56 Main Street, Milton, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in March

 

Chittenden Chapter #59 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets Wednesday after 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1857

Notes: Remodeled wood frame two-story church building, lodge room, dining hall, parking on site, not handicap accessible.

 

Richmond – North Star #12

58 Bridge Street, Richmond, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 8, 1823

Notes: Brick business block downtown, parking on the street, Lodge room, and dining hall on the third floor. Stairlift on all flights.

 

Williston – Washington #3

87 Bishop Avenue, Williston, VT

 

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – October 13, 1795

 

Ethan Allen #72

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Scottish Rite Valley of Burlington & Vermont Consistory

Irregular meeting times, Call SR office: 802-878-0120

 

York Rite Chapter, Council & Commandery

Meets 2nd Friday at 7:30 pm, except June-August

 

Sica Court

Meets 4th Monday at 7:30 pm, except December & January

 

Temple Chapter #75, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 3rd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Notes: Green Mountain Masonic Center, On-site parking. One floor lodge room with a full stage, dining hall, handicap accessible.

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Essex County

Concord – Moose River #82

539 Main Street, Concord, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday, except January & February, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

Notes: White clapboard building with stained glass windows (former church) and Masonic emblem. Meeting on the 2nd floor, dining downstairs. Parking on Main Street.

Guildhall – Benton #88

7218 Route 102, Guildhall, VT

Meets 3rd Thursday, except July & August, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – June 13, 1900

Notes: Large two-story building across from the park. The library is on the first floor, and Lodge is on the second floor.

Island Pond - #44

60 South Street, Island Pond, VT

Meets 2nd Monday, except January & February, at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

North Star Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 1st Monday at 7:30 pm

 

Date of Charter – January 14, 1858

Notes: This is a white clapboard building with parking to the right of the building. The dining room is downstairs, with the meeting room on the second floor.

Franklin County

Enosburg Falls – Lincoln Lodge #78

21 Missisquoi Street, Enosburg Falls, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

 

Notes: White clapboard, the former church with a clock tower. Next to the park in the center of the village. Masonic and O.E.S. emblems. Meeting on the second floor, dining room downstairs. Parking on the street or beside the building. Not handicap accessible.

 

Richford – Missisquoi #9

61 Main Street, Richford, VT

 

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 1814

Notes: Red brick building with Masonic and O.E.S. emblems. The meeting room is on the third floor, and the small dining room is on the second floor. Parking on the street and at the Bank North lot. Not handicap accessible.

 

St. Albans - Franklin #4

142 Main Street, St. Albans, VT

 

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – October 13, 1797

 

Sheldon - Haswell #39

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – January 15, 1857

Notes: White clapboard building across from the Shopping Plaza on Main Street. Masonic Lodge sign. Meeting on the second floor, dining room below. Parking on the side and rear of the building. Not handicap accessible.

 

Swanton – Seventy-Six #14

62 Merchants Row, Swanton, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in March

Date of Charter – October 8, 1828

Notes: Brick building above the Ben Franklin Store on the park's east end. Masonic and O.E.S. emblems. The meeting room and dining room are on the second floor. Parking in front of the building. Handicap Accessible.

Grand Isle County

Alburgh Center – Columbus #11

Route 2, Alburgh Center, VT

 

Meets 1st Monday, if holiday 2nd Monday, at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 10, 1819

Notes: Greystone building, south of the intersection of Routes 2 and 78. Masonic emblem. The meeting is on the second floor. The dining room is on the ground floor. Parking on the side and front of the building. Handicap Accessible.

 

Isle La Motte - #81

2281 Main Street, Isle La Motte, VT 

 

Meets 2nd Friday at 7:30 pm, except January-March

The annual meeting is in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

Notes: The lodge is a white wood frame building. 

 

South Hero – Isle of Patmos #17

40 South Street, South Hero, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – October 10, 1821

 

Island Chapter #73, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets Wednesday before 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm

 

Notes: White, two-story, remodeled wood-framed church building. Lodge room, dining hall, parking on site, not handicap accessible.

Lamoille County

Eden Mills – Mount Norris #69

Jones Road, Eden Mills, VT

Mailing address: PO Box 59, Eden Mills, VT 05652

 

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except December-February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1865

Notes: White building at the intersection of Rte. 100 and Jones Rd. There is a sign on the front lawn—a shared driveway with Congregational Church. The Lodge is on the second floor — No restrooms, and not handicap accessible.

 

Fairfax – Lamoille #6

1210 Main Street, Fairfax, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Date of Charter – October 8, 1806

Notes: Brick building with white columns, the former church. Masonic and O.E.S. emblems. Meeting on the main floor, dining room downstairs. Parking on the sides and rear of the building. Not handicap accessible.

 

Johnson – Waterman #83

4 Pearl Street, Johnson, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Johnson Chapter #65, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets Wednesday after 2nd Tuesday, at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in March

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

Notes: White building with a clock (formerly a church) on the corner of Main St. (Rte. 15) & Pearl St. Ramp entrance on the side to Dining room and restroom. The Lodge is on the second floor — Not handicap accessible.

 

Morrisville – Mount Vernon #8

65 Portland Street, Morrisville, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Coral Chapter #16, O.E.S.

Meets Tuesday before 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in March

 

Date of Charter – October 12, 1813

Notes: Light brown building on the corner of Brigham St. Lodge entrance is on the side with a ramp (4 steps to 1st floor). Although not handicap accessible, there is a level entrance on the other side to the dining room & restrooms.

 

Stowe – Mystic #56

51 South Main Street, Stowe, VT

 

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 11, 1861

 

Sickle Chapter #34, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in March

 

Notes: The white building with Square & Compasses is in front of the second story. The Lodge is above Stowe Antiques. Although not handicap accessible, there is a stair lift to the second floor.

Orange County

Bradford – Charity #43

Meets Monday before the second Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 14, 1858

Notes: Small white building with Masonic emblem on the front.

 

Brookfield – Mystic Star-Phoenix #97

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Chelsea – George Washington #51

Main Street, Chelsea, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 8 pm

Annual meeting in January

 

Date of Charter – January 11, 1860

 

East Corinth – Minerva #86

Meets 3rd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

Notes: Text description of the building, where to park, short general information

 

Strafford – Temple #54

Meets Tuesday in the week of the full moon at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 11, 1861

 

Wells River – Pulaski #58

37 Main Street, Wells River, VT

 

Meets 1st Monday, if holiday 2nd Monday, at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 9, 1862

 

Corinthian Chapter #42, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7 pm, except January & February

 

Notes: Red building. The Lodge is above Ross Business Center.

 

West Fairlee – Jackson #60

113 Main Street, West Fairlee, VT

 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1863

Notes: Large white building with Masonic emblem on the front. Parking is available on the side of the building.

 

Williamstown – Summit #104

111 Brush Hill Road, Williamstown, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 8 pm

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – November 21, 1893

 

Charity Chapter #57 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 2nd Monday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in March

Orleans County

Barton – Orleans #55

52A Church Street, Barton, VT

 

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Lakeside Chapter #27, Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 1st Monday at 7:30 pm 

 

Date of Charter – January 11, 1861

Notes: This is a white clapboard building with the lodge entrance on the left side. There is a store on the ground level, and the lodge room and dining hall are both on the second floor. Parking is in front of the street or across the street at Comstock’s market.

Craftsbury – Meridian Sun #20

38 South Craftsbury Road, Craftsbury, VT

 

Meets Wednesday in the week of the full moon at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 13, 1800

Notes: This is a white clapboard building with parking to the left and in front of the building. The dining room is downstairs, with the meeting room on the second floor.

Irasburg – Central #62

35 Rte. 58 East, Irasburg, VT

 

Meets 3rd Tuesday at 7 pm, except July & August

 

Date of Charter – January 14, 1864

Notes: This is a white clapboard building with
parking to the right of and in front of the building. The dining room is downstairs.

Newport – Memphremagog #65

41 Masonic Lane, Newport, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Lakeside Chapter #27 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 1st Monday at 7:30 pm

 

Orleans Council #19

 

Malta Commandry #10

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1865

Notes: This is a blue vinyl-sided building with a Masonic emblem out front. Dining is downstairs with the meeting room upstairs. Parking is at the rear of the building.

Orleans – Valley #106

1 Memorial Drive, Orleans, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual Meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1903

Notes: This is a three-story brick building with the lodge room and dining room on the third floor. Parking is on the street in front of the building.

Troy – Masonic Union #16

76 South Pleasant Street, Troy, VT

 

Meets Thursday on or before the full moon at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 9, 1821

Notes: This building has white clapboards, with parking to the side of the building. The dining room is downstairs, with the meeting room on the second floor.

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Rutland County

Brandon – St. Paul's #25

1046 Park Street, Brandon, VT

Mailing address: 46 River Road, N. Chittenden, VT 05763-9652

 

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1852

Notes: One-story white building with parking around the building.

 

Castleton – Lee #30

595 Main Street, Castleton, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday, September-May, 3rd Wednesday in June, at 7:30 pm, no meeting July & August

Annual meeting in April 

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1854

Notes: Two-story brick building, ground floor occupied by A laundromat and the Riley Agency. The Lodge room is on the second floor, "stair lift" from the ground floor. Limited dining facilities. Parking on the street.

 

Danby – Marble #76

Meets Monday before 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 10, 1866

 

East Wallingford – Mount Moriah #96

Route 140, Wallingford, VT

 

Meets Tuesday on or before the full moon at 8 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 26, 1871

Notes: White clapboard building with dark window trim and Masonic emblems mounted to the building. Second-floor dining room and a second floor meeting room. Park in the yard.

Fair Haven – Eureka #75

131 North Main Street, Fair Haven, VT

 

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Order of Eastern Star

Meets 2nd Monday at 7 pm

 

Order of Rainbow for Girls

Meets every other Sunday afternoon

 

Date of Charter – January 10, 1867

Notes: One-story brick building with parking to the rear and along the street. Dining in the basement with street-level access to this area. Lodge room on 1st floor, four steps to enter.

 

Pawlet – Morning Flower #71

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

 

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 11, 1866

 

Poultney – Morning Star #37

145 East Main Street, Poultney, VT

 

Meets Tuesday on or preceding the full moon at 7:30 pm, except January-March

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 17, 1857

Notes: Three-story granite building with parking on the west side or on the street. Front access has three steps. No handicap access. Dining on 1st floor, lodge room on 2nd floor.

 

Proctor – Sutherland Falls #108

58 East Street, Proctor, VT

 

Meets 1st Monday, 2nd Monday in March & September, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 13, 1907

Notes: 1-story white clapboard building with parking south or along Chapel Ave. No dining facilities. The Lodge is on the 1st floor with four steps to access.

 

Rutland – Center #34, #79, VT Lodge of Research #110

51 Washington Street, Rutland, VT

 

Center #34 meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 11, 1855

 

Rutland #79 meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

 

VT Lodge of Research #110 meets Tuesday on or following the full moon in April, September & February at 7 pm 

Annual meeting in May

Date of Charter – June 9, 1999

 

Other Organizations:

Cairo Shriners – office on 1st floor

Ladies of the Shrine – meets 3rd Monday at 7 pm

York Rites – meets 3rd Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Scottish Rites – meets 3rd Friday at 7:30 pm

 

Notes: Three-story brick bldg. Parking on the street and across from Merchants Row at the plaza lot. Lodge room on the 2nd floor, dining in the basement, lounge on the 1st floor.

Elevator serves all access levels from the alley to the west through the basement.

 

Wallingford – Chipman #52

Meets 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 11, 1861

 

West Rutland – Hiram #101

63 Franklin Street, West Rutland, VT

 

Meets 1st Monday, 2nd Monday in July & September, at 7:30 pm, no meeting January & February

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 13, 1878

Notes: Two-story white clapboard, parking on the street. No dining, Lodge on the first floor, two steps to access.

Washington County

Barre – Granite #35

2 Academy Street, Barre, VT

 

Meets 3rd Monday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Granite Chapter #26, R.A.M.

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7 pm except for the annual meeting on the 3rd Tuesday in April at 7:30 pm; no meetings July & August.

 

Barre Council #22, R. & S.M.

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7:30 pm except for the annual meeting on the 3rd Tuesday in April at 7:30 pm; no meetings July & August.

 

St. Aldemar Commendery #11, K.T.

Meets 3rd Thursday at 8 pm except for the annual meeting on the 3rd Tuesday in April at 7:30 pm; no meetings July & August.

Date of Charter – January 11, 1855 

Cabot – Green Mountain #68

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 12, 1865

 

Montpelier – Aurora #22

288 Gallison Hill Road, Montpelier, VT

 

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Mt. Sinai Temple AAONMS

 

Valley of Montpelier AASR

 

Date of Charter – January 9, 1851

Notes: Large single-story building with parking available.

 

Northfield – DeWitt-Clinton #15

Corner of Elm & South Main Streets, Northfield, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting first Monday in April at 7:30 pm

 

Date of Charter – January 10, 1849

 

Plainfield – Wyoming #80

Rt. 2 & Hollister Hill Road, Plainfield, VT

 

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

 

Waitsfield – Mad River #77

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1868

Notes: Large red brick building with double veranda and Masonic emblem on the front.

 

Waterbury – Winooski #49

Meets 1st Wednesday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in February

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1860

Notes: Red brick building. The Lodge is above the former Coffin’s T.V. store.

Windham County

Bellows Falls – King Solomon’s Temple #45

61 Westminster Street, Bellows Falls, VT

802-463-4898

 

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Alpha Chapter #53 Order of the Easter Star

Meets 1st Wednesday

 

Date of Charter – June 11, 1903

Notes: Yellow clapboard building with brown trim located between the Library and Moose Club with Masonic family Sign on the lawn. First-floor dining room and Second-floor meeting room. Park on Westminster Street, Henry Street, and a nearby municipal parking lot.

 

Brattleboro – Brattleboro #102

196 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT

 

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 16, 1881

 

Jacksonville – Unity #89

86 Rte. 112, Jacksonville, VT

 

Meets 2nd Thursday, April-September, at 7:30 pm, October-March at 7 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – June 10, 1869

Notes: Parking is across the street.

 

Jamaica – Mt. Lebanon #46

3580 VT Rte. 30, Jamaica, VT

 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 13, 1859

Notes: Plenty of parking is available.

 

Londonderry – West River-Anchor #57

Middletown Road, Londonderry, VT

 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 11, 1861

Notes: White clapboard building with Masonic emblem mounted to the building. First-floor dining room and a second floor meeting room. Park in front or at the parking lot across the street

 

Townshend – Blazing Star #23

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in January

 

Date of Charter – 1811 and 1851

Notes: Located on the East side of VT Route 30, north of Brattleboro in the heart of the village, across the street from the U.S. Post Office.

 

Wilmington – Social #38

7 East Main Street, Wilmington, VT

 

Meets Tuesday on or preceding the full moon at 7:30 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1857

Windsor County

Bethel – White River #90

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Chester – Olive Branch #64

Main Street, Chester, VT

 

Meets 2nd Wednesday, 3rd Wednesday in June, at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Mizpah Chapter #40 Order of Eastern Star

Annual meeting in March

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1865

Notes: The white clapboard building with blue and brown trim is located next to the Chester Pharmacy with a Masonic emblem mounted to the building. First-floor dining room and a second-floor meeting room. Park on Street.

Ludlow – Black River-Lafayette #85

Andover Street, Ludlow, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in March

 

Keystone Chapter #5 Order of the Eastern Star

 

Date of Charter – September 29, 1868

Notes: White clapboard building with dark window trim and Black River Grange sign mounted to the building. First-floor combination meeting/dining room. Park on Street.

Rochester – Rural #29

Meets Wednesday in the week of the full moon at 7 pm

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 13, 1853

Sharon - #105

Rt. 132, Sharon, VT

Mailing address: P.O Box 114, Sharon, VT 05065

 

Meets 2nd Thursday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – June 1897

 

Forest-Unity Chapter #82 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 4th Thursday, except November & December 3rd Thursday, at 7:30 pm, no meetings January & February

 

Notes: White, remodeled, two-story building, which is the Sharon Town Municipal Building. The Lodge is on the second floor. Town Offices are on the first floor. The Lodge is accessible with an electric chair lift. Parking is adjacent to the building.

South Royalton – Rising Sun #7

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 pm, except January & February

Annual meeting 3rd Wednesday in April

 

Date of Charter – 1807

Springfield – St. John’s #41

71 Main Street, Springfield, VT

 

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – January 15, 1857

Notes: The red brick building is next to the congregational church with a Masonic sign in front of the building. The dining room is on the first floor, and the meeting room is on the second floor. The park is on Main Street with a nearby municipal parking lot.

White River Junction – United Brethren #21

543 Sykes Mountain Ave., White River Junction, VT

 

Meets 1st Thursday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

 

Date of Charter – October 10, 1812

Windsor – Vermont #18

Meets 1st Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in April

Date of Charter – January 10, 1850

 

Ascutney Chapter #2 Order of the Eastern Star

Meets 3rd Wednesday at 8 pm

 

OES Past Matrons & Past Patrons

Meets 1st Wednesday, dinner at 6:30 pm before the meeting

 

Windsor Royal Arch Chapter #6

Meets 3rd Thursday

 

Windsor Royal & Select Masters #8

Meets 3rd Thursday

 

Vermont Commandery, Knights Templar

Meets 3rd Thursday at 3 pm

 

Notes: The parking lot for the Masonic Hall is at the end of the street.

Woodstock #31

Rt. 4, Woodstock, VT

 

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 pm, except July & August

Annual meeting in March

 

Date of Charter – January 12, 1854

Notes: Lodge is situated on the north side of U.S. Route 4 in Woodstock village, next door to the Ottauquechee Medical Center. Parking is available in the rear of the building.

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Masonic lodges are frequently called "Blue Lodges," but not all Masons actually know why. Coil's Masonic Encyclopedia says this:

 

"Blue seems to have been highly esteemed since far back in antiquity as a beneficent color, denoting immortality, eternity, chastity, and fidelity, and pale blue representing prudence and probity. Exodus 28:31 states, "thou shall make the robe of the ephod all of blue," and Esther 1:6 states, "where were white green and blue hangings, fastened with cords of fine linen and purple." The people were directed to wear a blue ribbon above the fringe of their garments, and one of the veils of the Tabernacle was blue. The same color is supposed to have been honored among the Druids. The Egyptians represented their principal god, Amun, as colored blue. Jeremiah 10:9 indicates that the Babylonians colored their idols blue as being an appropriate color for the gods. In Medieval times, Christians regarded blue as symbolic of immortality, of perfection, of hope, and of fidelity."

"It has never been discovered how or when blue became the most characteristic color of Craft Masonry, but the most probable explanation is the simple analogy to the blue dome of heaven, the clouded canopy, or star-decked firmament. In Masonry, blue indicates universal brotherhood and instructs us that those virtues should be as extensive as the blue arch of heaven itself."

Coil's Masonic Encyclopedia by Henry Wilson Coil, 33°,
Published by Macoy Publishing and Masonic Supply Company, Inc., NY. 1961.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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