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GEORGIAN SOUTH DISTRICT TRESTLE BOARD

Trestle Board for R.W. Bro. Douglas R. Tomlinson, D.D.G.M. Geaorgian South, 2017-18


PROTOCOL & ETIQUETTE ESSENTIALS

These informative and easy-to-read newsletters are published quarterly by the Grand Lodge P. & E. Team and contain items of interest related to Protocol and Etiquette.

Definitions:
Protocol: The established rules of behaviour for formal occasions.
Etiquette: The customs or rules of behaviour regarded as correct in social life, or in professional interaction and official intercommunication.

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 39
(Election of Lodge Officers)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 38
(Etiquette during “O Canada”; Congratulating the candidate; Step Up night; Adjusting the Working Tools)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 37
(Proper versus Improper Solicitation of new members)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 36
(The innovation known as "Freedom of the Lodge"; Open Ritual Books in lodge)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 35
(Common mistakes in protocol which occur in our lodge rooms)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 34
(Humour When appropriate during a Lodge Meeting)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 33
(Protocols associated with our Past Masters)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 32
(Dress Code guidelines for various Masonic events)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 31
(The Masonic Memorial Services)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 30
(The Director Of Ceremonies' Baton; Lodge Elections)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 29
(Visitation and a Board of Trial)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 28
(The William Mercer Wilson Medal; The Grand Master's Meritorious Service Award)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 27
(The Director of Ceremonies)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 26
(The Committee of Inquiry)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 25
(Questions & Answers Booklet)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 24A
(The District Deputy Grand Master)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 23
(Jewels and Pins; Military & Civilian Medals & Pins; Collars)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 22
(Draping The Warrant; Memorial Services; The Altar)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 21 (Rev 1)
(The Grand Honours)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 20
(Banquet Hall Protocol - Part 2 - Introducing a Head Table; Introducing a Secondary Head Table; Addressing a Head Table)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 19
(Banquet Hall Protocol - Setting up a Head Table)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 18
(Election of Lodge Officers)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 17
(The Grand Honours; The Deacons; Addressing the East; Addressing a Head Table)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 16
(Cell Phone Etiquette; Multiple Volumes of the Sacred Law)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 15
(The Business Portion Of A Lodge Meeting)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 14
(Committee Of General Purposes)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 13
(The Masonic Memorial Service - The Importance of Attendance)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 12
(Dress Code in Masonry; The Well-Dressed Mason; Gloves)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 11
(Why is the Master called "Worshipful"; Saluting the Worshipful Master; Step before Saluting; Saluting; Questions)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 10
(Pronunciation; Masonic Toasts)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 9
(Pronunciation; The William Mercer Wilson Medal; Who can sit in the East?; The Head Table; "Worshipful Master" is a Rank)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 8
(Pronunciation; The Ballot - Part Two)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 7 (Rev 1)
(Pronunciation; The Ballot - Part One)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 6
(Dress & Undress Regalia; The Sign of Fidelity; Pronunciation; Addressing the East)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 5
(Salutes; Pronunciation; The Lewis Jewel; The Tyler; Grand Honours; The Warrant; Draping The Warrant; Candidates Names)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 4
(Pronunciation; Reception of Visiting Brethren; Announcing G.L. Visitors; Proper Reference to the G.M.; W.M.’s Collar)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 3
(Pronunciation; Funeral Honours; Memory Joggers; Banquet Hall Seating; The Knocks; The Wands; Grand Honours)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 2
(Pronunciation; When does I.P.M. leave the E.; The Gavel; Banquet Hall Protocol - Introducing brethren at a Secondary Head Table)

Protocol & Etiquette Essentials - Issue 1
(Protocol, Etiquette & Manners; When is it proper to use the Sign of Fidelity?; Applause; Dress Code; Quick Points)


PROTOCOL & ETIQUETTE EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL

Guide to the Masonic Memorial Services (Revised September 1, 2014)

Receiving Grand Lodge Officers & Banquet Hall Protocol (Revised September 1, 2017)


INSTALLATION & INVESTITURE CEREMONY

The Installation Ceremony - Ritual, Protocol, Tips and Reminders (Revised June 1, 2014)


GEORGIAN SOUTH DISTRICT 2015-2016 TRESTLE BOARD

Trestle Board of the 2015-2016 DDGM, R.W. Bro. David J. Boyd


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