Showing posts with label Elks. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Elks. Show all posts

Monday, May 13, 2024

Mahanoy Area Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Mothers at Annual Dinner


The Mahanoy Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual dinner on May 9th, 2024 at the Mahanoy City Elks, honoring the remarkable mothers of the community aged 70 and above. 

Friday, May 10, 2024

Four Schuylkill Technology Center Students Receive Frackville Elks Student of the Year Honor



The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Number 1533 partnered with Schuylkill Technology Center to honor thirty-two exceptional students during the Annual Students of the Year Awards Banquet held on Wednesday, May 9, 2024, at the Elks Lodge Number 1553 in Frackville.

Thursday, March 21, 2024

Elks Honors Americanism and Drug Awareness Essay Winners from Mahanoy Area


On March 19th, 2024, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge #695 presented certificates to Mahanoy Area Students who participated in the lodge's Annual Americanism and Drug Awareness Contests.

Monday, March 4, 2024

Mahanoy City Elks Honors Elk and Citizen of the Year


On Saturday, March 2nd the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge #695 held their annual Elk and Citizen of the Year Banquet. 

Thursday, December 21, 2023

Mahanoy City Elks Gives $6,000 Boost to Northern Schuylkill County Food Pantries for Holidays



The Mahanoy City Elks Lodge No. 695 recently donated $6,000 to Schuylkill Community Action Food Network to assist local food pantries in their venue during the holiday season. 

Monday, November 20, 2023

Mahanoy City Elks Holds Annual Hoop Shoot


On Saturday, November 18, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge 695 held their annual hoop shoot at the Mahanoy Area School Gymnasium. 

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Frackville Elks Spread Thanksgiving Cheer with Turkey Giveaway



In the spirit of giving thanks and fostering a sense of community, the Frackville Elks held their annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway on Saturday morning. 

Sunday, November 12, 2023

Mahanoy City Elks Holds Annual Veterans Day Program


On Saturday, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge held their annual Veterans Day Program at the lodge with 65+ veterans and guests attending. 

Monday, September 25, 2023

Friday, September 1, 2023

It's a Halupki Party! Frackville Elks to Host "Best Halupki Maker" Contest



FRACKVILLE — Calling all halupki connoisseurs! The Frackville Elks are set to host an exciting culinary showdown at their upcoming "Best Halupki Maker" contest, scheduled for September 24th, 2023.

Friday, June 16, 2023

Saturday, May 20, 2023

Mahanoy City Elks Announces Students of the Year


On Thursday, May 18, 2023, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge announced their 2022-2023 Students of the Year.

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Elks Honors Americanism and Drug Awareness Essay Winners from Mahanoy Area


On Tuesday, March 21st, 2023, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge No. 695 honored students from Mahanoy Area School District who were winners from their Americanism and Drug Awareness Programs. Those competing went on to district competition. The lodge had 2 students who also went on to win at state competition.

(Americanism Essay Awards) (Pictured Above)

5th Grade, Division I: 
  • Sophia Martorell, 1st Place
  • Ryleigh Wonsock, 2nd Place; 
  • (not pictured Jake Headley 3rd Place) 
6th Grade, Division II: 
  • Kendall Kardisco, 1st Place
  • Emma Manley, 2nd Place
  • Jayden Polonco, 3rd Place
8th Grade, Division IV
  • Samantha Price, 3rd Place; 
  • (not pictured Braylon Komosinsky, 1st place and Benjamin Lagaza, 2nd place) 
Division III, Grade 7: 
  • Rheanna Gordon, 1st Place
  • Alexandra Bet, 2nd Place
  • Brooke Hornung, 3rd Place


(Drug Awareness Poster and Essay Awards)


First Row: Jax Wowak (Poster), 3rd Grade, Nilda Rivera (Poster), 5th Grade, Mavis Trakes (Essay), 3rd Grade, Allison Kencht (Poster), 4th Grade,

Second Row: Linda Fetter, ER; Soctt Phillips and Fred Klock, Co-Chairman of Drug Awareness Committee. (Not pictured Jenna El Gamil, 8th Grade winner (Essay)




(State Winners)
Jax Wowak - State Winner of Drug Awareness Poster Contest (not pictured Jenna El Gamil - State winner of Essay Contest-8th Grade)

Jax and Jenna have been invited to the PA Elks State Convention in May in Harrisburg to be presented their awards.

Friday, November 25, 2022

Mahanoy City Elks Lodge Holds Annual Hoop Shoot



Mahanoy City Elks Lodge No. 695 held its annual hoop shoot Saturday, November 19th with 30+ participants. 

District Deputy visits Mahanoy City Elks Lodge; Installs 6 New Members


On November 21st, 2022, the Mahanoy City Elks Lodge No. 695 was honored with a visit of their District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler of the Northeast District of Pennsylvania during their monthly meeting. 

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Frackville Police Announce Road Closures for Saturday's Elks Turkey Trot

Frackville Police have announced several road closures for Saturday's Frackville Elks Turkey Trot run.

Monday, November 21, 2022

Frackville Elks Holds Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

Elks Lodges are community minded organizations that help their communities grow and on Saturday Frackville's helped feed 200 families in time for Thanksgiving.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Monday, August 22, 2022

Mahanoy City Elks Presents Check to Opportunity House


Mahanoy City Elks Lodge 695 recently presented a $1,000 check to the Opportunity House in Pottsville.