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Officers 2021
President Dottie Wiest 302-500-1902    
Jr. Past Pres. Leo Custer 302-359-8900
Vice President Virginia Hitchens  302-233-4206    
Sec./Treasurer Libby" Schmidt PGR 302-422-7553
Chaplain Steve Poppish 410-440-2960    
Sgt. at Arms Carl Ward 302-542-6555    
Asst. Sgt at Arms Carl Schmidt 302-422-7553    
Inner Guard Dallas Hayman 302-362-2600    

Meeting Schedule & Calendar of Events:

Officers Meetings at 11:00am, Lunch 12pm, General Membership at 1:00 pm. 
All Degree Holders Welcome to Attend Meetings

April 3, 2021 - Harrington Moose F/C Lodge 534 - 2020 Banquet
June 26, 2021 - Milford Moose F/C Lodge 2316
August 28, 2021 - Lewes/ Rehoboth Moose F/C 646 - Nominations
October 23,2021 - Seaford Moose F/C 1728 - Nominations
November 27, 2021 - Elkton Moose F/C 851 - Nominations/Elections
December 4, 2021 Banquet - Harrington Lodge 534.  Event Doors open 4pm





IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Loyal Order of Moose is a private organization.  Activities and events referred to on this web site or other center links are available to members in good standing only. This web site is  for informational purposes with proprietary information intended for members only. General information is provided for the public at large but should not be construed to be a solicitation for membership. This web site is an initiative of the Md-De-DC Moose Association, and is not sanctioned by the Loyal Order of Moose, Moose International, or any subsidiary thereof. All logos, trademarks and service mark pertaining to the Loyal Order of Moose and/or it's programs or degrees are Copyright Moose International, Inc., Mooseheart, Illinois.


The Loyal Order of Moose is a fraternal and service organization founded in 1888, with nearly 1 million men in roughly 2,000 Lodges, in all 50 states and four Canadian provinces, plus Great Britain and Bermuda.

Along with other units of Moose International, the Loyal Order of Moose supports the operation of Mooseheart Child City & School, a 1,000-acre community for children and teens in need, located 40 miles west of Chicago; and Moosehaven, a 63-acre retirement community for its members near Jacksonville, FL. Additionally, Moose Lodges conduct approximately $50 million worth of community service (counting monetary donations and volunteer hours worked) annually.  Additionally, the Loyal Order of Moose conducts numerous sports and recreational programs, in local Lodges and Family Centers, in the majority of 44 State and Provincial Associations, and on a fraternity-wide basis.

Last update: 11/17/2021