Monday, May 25, 2009
Gen Llanera Mem Lodge Launches Website
In conjunction with the 46th Anniversary of the founding of Gen Llanera Lodge No 168, and under the able leadership of Worshipful Master, WBro Juan Jerome T Malaca the officers and members of this lodge launched their website and presence in cyberspace.
The lodge is located in Gapan, Nueva Ecija under Masonic District R-III D of the Grand Lodge of the Philippines.
According to the lodge's history, the birth of the lodge was on January 20, 1962 under the sponsorship of Cabanatuan Lodge No 53; which was ratified in their stated meeting of November 1961.
A petition for dispensation was granted by the GLP and the first stated meeting was held on February 24, 1962. "On April 24, 1963, during the Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge, the lodge was granted a charter as Gen. Llanera Memorial Lodge No. 168. One month later, on May 18, 1963, Grand Master Pedro M. Gimenez, accompanied by Masonic dignitaries, motored to Gapan, Nueva Ecija to constitute the lodge and install its officers."