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The Great Lakes Shrine Association 68th Annual

Fall Ceremonial and Business Session

September 12th - 17th, 2017

Host Shrine - Ansar Shrine, Springfield, Illinois

 

GLSA 2017 Agenda - September 12th-17th, 2017

(NOTE: All Times and Locations are tentative and subject to change)

Below is the contact information for the The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Hotel and The Wyndham Hotel.  Each Shrine Center is responsible for contacting the hotel to make arrangements for your rooms for next Fall.

 
 
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Hotel
http://tinyurl.com/lincolnhotellink
 
 
 
The Wyndham Hotel
http://tinyurl.com/wyndhamhotellink

 

 
Calling all PARADE UNITS
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

10:00 AM Parade Staging: Horace Mann Parking Lot
(between 7th & 9th Sts on Jefferson St (one way, west)
11:00 AM Parade Step Off (route is approx. 14 city blocks)
12 - 3 PM After Glow: Ansar Temple
Contact GLSA Parade Marshal Mark Meyer to sign up
(217-416-2117) or mdmeyer549@gmail.com

 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 BOOKLET
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 BROCHURE
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 LADIES PROGRAM
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 AWARDS BANQUET
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 GOLF OUTING FLYER
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 REGISTRATION FORM
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 HORSE PATROL BROCHURE
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 HOSPITALITY ROOMS FLYER
 
CLICK HERE FOR THE GLSA 2017 HOTEL INFORMATION BROCHURE
 
FOR ALL QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT:

Ill. Sir Larry L. Chapel, PP - GLSA Secretary/Treasurer - larryjennychapel@gmail.com

GLASMC FORMS AND FILES
2017 Mid-Winter Meeting Minutes (in PDF Format)
2017 Fall Letter (in PDF Format)
2017 Membership APP (in XLXS Format)
2017 Membership APP - Fillable (in PDF Format)
2017 GLASMC Competition Form - Fillable (in PDF Format)
2017 Schedule of Events and Information (in PDF Format)

MONDAY - SEPTEMBER 12th, 2017

GLSA - Storage - Mary Todd Rm ALPH Lobby 8 am - 11 am
GLSA Registration Booth ALPH Conference Center Registration Booth 8 am - 11 am

TUESDAY - SEPTEMBER 12th, 2017

Event

Location Time
GLSA - Storage - Mary Todd Rm ALPH Conference Center Registration Booth 8 am - 11 am
GLSA Officers Registration ALPH Lobby 1 pm - 5 pm

WEDNESDAY - SEPTEMBER 13th, 2017

Event

Location

Time

GLSA Officerís Meeting ALPH 9 am - Noon
Officer Ladies Luncheon Downtown Springfield 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
GLSA Registration ALPH Conference Center Concourse 12 pm - 5 pm

GLSA & Imperial Officers & Ladies Dinner

Augieís Front Burner (downtown Springfield) 6 pm departure
THURSDAY - SEPTEMBER 14th, 2017
Event Location Time
GLSA Registration ALPH Conference Center Concourse 9 am - 5 pm
Market Place ALPH Salon D 9 am - 5 pm
Business Session ALPH Salons A & B 9 am - 11:15 am
Menís Luncheon On Your Own 11:15 am - 1 pm
GLSA Officerís Meeting/Lunch    
Ladies Tea/Luncheon BOS Center (access through ALPH) Hospitality - 11:30 am Lunch - Noon - 2:00 pm
Business Session ALPH Salons A & B 1 pm - 3:00 pm
Wreath Laying / Flag Lowering Ceremony Lincolnís Tomb - Oak Ridge Cemetery 3 pm - 5 pm
Station Dinners BOS Center (access through ALPH) Cocktails - 5 pm   Dinner - 6 pm
2017 Potentateís Dinner Illini Country Club Social Hour - 5 pm   Dinner - 6 pm
Pub Crawl Various sites downtown 6 pm (ongoing groups begin)

FRIDAY - SEPTEMBER 15th, 2017

Event Location Time
Market Place ALPH Salon D 9 am - 5 pm
Marshallís Meeting ALPH Salon A 9 am

Unit Meetings 9AM / Competitions 10 AM:

Clowns BOS Center Rooms B9-B10 (Room B11A) 10 am
Motor Patrol ALPH Lincoln Room / Bunn Corporation 10 am
Pipes Trade Winds-Knightís Action Park 5 pm
Horse Unit Illinois State Fairgrounds 10 am
Golf Outing Panther Creek Golf Course 8:00 am - Tee time
Free Time Downtown Springfield Historical Sites / Shopping 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Jester Hospitality ROJ Center 2 pm - 4 pm
Presidentís Banquet (Cocktails 5:30-6:30 pm) BOS Center B11 C & D (access through ALPH)

7 pm - 10 pm Dinner

SATURDAY - SEPTEMBER 16th, 2017

Event Location Time
Parade - (10:00 am - Staging) Downtown Springfield 11 am - Step Off
Afterglow Ansar Shrine Center 12 pm - 3 pm
LOH One Stone Degree Ansar Shrine Center - (no cost - open to all Nobles) 2 pm

SUNDAY - SEPTEMBER 17th, 2017

EXIT DAY - DRIVE SAFELY HOME AND THANKS FOR ATTENDING THE 2017 GLSA CEREMONIAL AND BUSINESS SESSION

               
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