2019 Calendar


2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS                                                                                                                   



5  Gao Grotto installation

17  Daughters of Mokanna

19  Abbas installation

22  Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting

27  72nd Installation of Officers &  Winter Ceremonial

                 Medinah Shrine, Addison, IL


14 Daughters of Mokanna

26 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting


21 Daughters of Mokanna   

23 National Grotto Day & Spring  

      Ceremonial, Skokie, IL 11am           

26 Grotto Dinner & Stated Meeting


6  Valley of Chicago Reunion

9  Illinois Masonic Hospital Day

12-3 MWGA Mtg., Indianapolis, IN

18 Daughters of Mokanna              

23 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting        

28 Cook Nights’ Out


8 Chicago Special Olympics           

16 Daughters of Mokanna

18 Scottish Rite Walk sno-kones

28 Grotto Pizza and Stated Meeting, Location TBD


13 Monarch Tommy Hendrix Jr Birthday and Founding day for Grottoes of North America

16-23 Grotto Annual Supreme Session, Branson, MO

20 Daughters of Mokanna

25 Grotto dinner and Stated Meeting


4 Des Plaines Parade 

TBD         Annual Master Mason Day

                  Picnic & Summer Ceremonial,

18 Daughters of Mokanna

23 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting


15 Daughters of Mokanna                         

27 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting


Location/Date-TBD Daughters Supreme           

19 Daughters of Mokanna             

24 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting

25-28 MWGA Convention

            Indianapolis, IN      


4-5  IL Grand Lodge Session, Springfield, IL

         Fall Ceremonial

5  ILSGA Mid-Year Luncheon-Loction TBD

17   Daughters of Mokanna

DATE/Location TBD – Cooks Night Out

22 Grotto Dinner and Stated Meeting


9 Valley of Chicago Reunion

21 Daughters of Mokanna Installation

21 Daughters of Mokanna             

26 Grotto Dinner, Stated Meeting and

             2019 Officer Nominations


Date/Location-TBD     El Jaala Holiday Party

17 Grotto Dinner and Annual Meeting

                   Election of Officers

19 Daughters of Mokanna

Grotto meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Excueses Bar and Billiards, 901 E Oakton Street, Des Plaines, IL. Dinner at 6:30, Gavel at 8:00 P.M.

Exception: May meeting is our annual Pizza Party at a location to be named and December we meet on the third Tuesday at the Excueses.

 Times and dates may be subject to change.  Please read Temple Topics and log on to our web site at www.eljaala.org for updated information, or call Monarch Tommy Hendrix Jr @ 773.664.5559