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Grand Lodge Officers

Peter Iacobucci (32) M∴W∴Grand Master
Glenn S. Carlson (12) R∴W∴Deputy Grand Master
Kenneth F. Poyton (9) R∴W∴Senior Grand Warden
Gary S. Kaufman (35) R∴W∴Junior Grand Warden
Michael J. Barboza (40) R∴W∴Grand Treasurer
Carl B. Willi (1) R∴W∴Grand Secretary
Thomas R. Yeaw (28) R∴W∴Grand Chaplain
Gilbert J. Fontes, Jr (48) R∴W∴Grand Marshal
Robert A. Drisko (47) R∴W∴Grand Lecturer
Wyman P Hallstrom III (32) M∴W∴Dir. of Masonic Education
Walter Neri (1P) W∴Forum Director
David C. Lavery (14) R∴W∴Grand Historian
Richard F. Lynch (1P) R∴W∴Grand Curator/Librarian
Bill Elderkin (32) W∴Senior Grand Deacon
Eric Grist (7) W∴Junior Grand Deacon
Eric Ross (20) W∴Senior Grand Steward
Scott Jamieson (1) W∴Junior Grand Steward
Francis Devita (32) W∴Grand Sword Bearer
William Stephens (6) W∴Grand Pursuivant
Frank A. Castellone (1P) Grand Organist
Jason Rainone (24) Grand Standard Bearer
Scott Alger (12) W∴GMC for DGM
Michael R. Northup (4) W∴GMC for SGW
Mark E. Eddleston (47) W∴GMC for JGW
Peter Kindeforski (13) W∴Grand Tiler

District Deputy Grand Masters, Masters of Ceremonies, Associate Grand Chaplains, Assistant Grand Lecturers

Candidate Forums

Forums to be held at 7.30pm at Freemasons Hall, 222 Taunton Avenue, East Povidence RI. Forum cards must accompany the candidates to all forums. Sign-in time will be from 7.00pm to 7.25pm. Everyone must register. A Master Mason from the candidates lodge must accompany the candidates. A candidate must be properly dressed; jacket and tie. If a candidate is not able to attend a Candidate Forum for any reason, contact the Director of Masonic Education to schedule a special forum. In the case of extreme weather conditions, the forum cancellation information will be at the Grand Secretary's office and will be indicated on the Jurisdiction Calendar. It is required that the lodge candidates have completed their particular degree in its entirety before attending that candidate forum.

 The dates below are set during the year and are subject to change. Please check the Jurisdiction Calendar for the most current information.

Thu Oct 12, 2017 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum EA & FC
Tue Oct 24, 2017 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC
Thu Nov 9, 2017 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & EA
Tue Nov 28, 2017 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum EA & FC
Thu Dec 14, 2017 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC
Thu Jan 11, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & EA
Thu Feb 8, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum EA & FC
Tue Feb 27, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC
Thu Mar 8, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & EA
Tue Mar 27, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum EA & FC
Thu Apr 12, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC
Tue Apr 24, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & EA
Thu May 10, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum EA & FC
Tue May 22, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC
Thu Jun 14, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & EA
Tue Jun 26, 2018 19:30 – 21:00 Candidate Forum MM & FC

Grand Lodge 2016-2017

Medical Center

If you are in need of medical equipment or have equipment you would like to donate contact: Br. Robert J. Allen, PGM on the Medical Equipment Center cell phone at 401.451.0184 or 401.246.0865.   You can also email us at medcenter@rimasons.org Read More

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COLLEGIVM LUMINOSVM

The COLLEGIVM LVMINOSVM is a new lodge recently granted a Charter from within the Grand Jurisdiction of Rhode Island. Read More

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CHiP

"CH.I.P" as it is known throughout the Rhode Island Masonic community stands for the Child Identification Program adopted by the Freemasons of Rhode Island which provides a significant community service to the many communities in Rhode Island. Read More

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R∴W∴ Richard F Lynch Library and Museum

Our valuable resource for masonic artifacts and books from within our Jurisdiction and on loan from across the country. Read More

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Master Mason Rookie Award

The Master Mason Rookie Award is an official means by which we can achieve our membership goals Read More

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Passport Award Program

A Certificate and Award Pin will be presented to the Brother that successfully visits all RI Lodges Read more

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New Wardens Workshop

The Wardens Workshop is designed to provide officers with insight about the responsibilities required of them Read more

Operative masons

The Rhode Island Freemason

The Rhode Island Freemason is the bi-monthly publication of the Grand Lodge of Rhode Island. See past issues here Read more

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Grand Lodge Office

Grand Lodge of Rhode Island
222 Taunton Ave.
East Providence, RI  02914
P: (401) 435-4650
E: GrandLodge@RImasons.org

Grand Lodge Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30am to 4pm
Weekend: Closed

Please call (401) 435-4650 for additional help and assistance

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