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Maintaining Momentum through the Summer

2017 has been a great recruitment year for Sons of Norway. Armed with the ambitious goals from the International Board of Directors, many lodges are already well on their way to not only making their goals, but exceeding them. The next challenge: overcoming the summer slump. From June through August, recruitment numbers fall. In fact, it’s not uncommon for the number [...]

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Summer is a Great Time for Lodge Picnics

Summer is here so that means it’s a great time for a lodge picnic. As you might remember from previous issues of R&R, June through August are a slower time for many lodges as they take a break from regular programs and events. This slow down means summer can actually be a dangerous time for lodges because they may lose members. [...]

By |May 12th, 2017|Categories: 2017, Resource Blog|Tags: , |Comments Off on Summer is a Great Time for Lodge Picnics

Lodge Officer Duties

Have you just been elected to a new officer position within your lodge?  The following brief summary of duties for the top six local lodge officers may prove helpful: President: The president is the highest-ranking officer and has general supervision over the lodge. He or she serves as the ‘team leader’ who appoints committees, presides over meetings, encourages the activities of [...]

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Lodge Officer Updates D63 Forms

Have you just been elected to a new officer position within your lodge?  The following brief summary of duties for the top six local lodge officers may prove helpful: President: The president is the highest-ranking officer and has general supervision over the lodge. He or she serves as the ‘team leader’ who appoints committees, presides over meetings, encourages the activities of [...]

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