Tangier Shrine Membership
Every Tangier Noble is Challenged to Bring in JUST ONE New, Quality Man, Into Our Fraternity
Together We Can -- Together We Have To!
The Nobles of Tangier Shrine are committed to recruiting, and retaining men of great quality to the ranks of Tangier's Nobility.
The Tangier Shrine Membership Council's mission is to assist the Tangier Nobility and Ladies with any and all aspects of Recruitment, Relationships, Retention, and Restoration.
2020 Tangier Membership Council:
Tyler Goodman, Membership Chairman, "Samsar", email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cheryl Wonder, Tangier Shrine Office Liaison (aka "The Boss")
Dean Stockman, Retention Coordinator and Blue Lodge Ambassador
Jerry Nielsen, Restoration Coordinator
John and Katie Knickman, Medallion Coordinators
Freddy Clopton, Most Worshipful Grand Master, Nebraska Prince Hall Grand Lodge Liaison, Recruitment, Retention and Restoration
Jim Huebner, Recruitment, Retention and Restoration
Karen Clopton, Queen; SAT-RA Temple No. 59, Daughters of the Nile Liaison
Cassie Norton, Ladies Mentoring Coordinatior
HELPFUL SHRINE WEBSITES:
For information about our great Fraternity:
Shriners Village: https://www.shrinersvillage.com/
Update your contact information here: https://webfez.shrinenet.org/Account/Login
Nobles, you can refer a quality man here, "Just One": https://webfez.shrinenet.org/referral
UPCOMING MEMBERSHIP ACTIVITIES:
*** April 4, 2020 UPDATE ***: The 2020 Spring Ceremonial and Reunion Weekend have been postponed do the the COVID-19 public gathering restrictions. The Potentate and Divan are currently evaluating future dates. We will announce the new Spring Ceremonial date as soon as possible.
Friday, June 19, 2020: CANCELLED in accordance with the Nebraska Grand Masters Edict (#3, May 18, 2020) cancelling Masonic activities in the state due to the on going COVID-19 pandemic.
Friday, September 25, 2020: Friends Membership Information Dinner hosted at the Tangier Shrine Center, 2823 S. 84 Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68124. The evening starts at 6pm, followed by dinner (free of charge), and short presentations about Freemasonry and several of the Appendage Bodies to include: Blue Lodge, Scottish Rite, York Rite and Shriners. RSVPs to the Tangier Shrine Main office, 402-392-0404 .
Friday, November 13, 2020: Friends Membership Information Dinner hosted at the Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 202 South 20th Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68102. The evening starts at 6pm, followed by dinner (free of charge), and short presentations about Freemasonry and several of the Appendage Bodies to include: Blue Lodge, Scottish Rite, York Rite and Shriners. RSVPs to the Scottish Rite Main office, 402-342-1300.
Saturday, December 12: Fall Ceremonial
COLD SANDS: Starting in 2020, we will hold ONE monthly Cold Sands. The 2020 Cold Sands are currently scheduled to take place at 7 pm after the second Divan meeting of each month. Show time is NLT 6:45pm, 6:30pm preferred. This allows time for in-processing, completing any paperwork and Fez sizing.
The new Nobles Lady and family are welcome for the Fezzing following the obligation (Shriners only).
Here are the tentative Cold Sands dates for 2020 (Please verify date and RSVP with the Tangier Office):
April: No Colds Sands
May 27: Cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
June 24: Cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
December: To be determined
Please remember, all new Nobles must have successfully completed their Master Mason proficiency prior to Cold Sand or Ceremonials.
TANGIER MEMBERSHIP MEDALLION AWARDS PROGRAM:
General Award Program
Blue Lodge Top-Line Signer 100 Points
Shrine Top-Line Signer 250 Points
The following list is the progressive order in which the medallion, colored ropes, jewels, and Membership
Bars will be awarded:
First 1000 Points: Tangier Shrine Medallion and Green Rope
Second 600 Points: 1st Diamond
Third 600 Points: 2nd Diamond
Fourth 600 Points: 3rd Diamond and Yellow Rope
Fifth 600 Points: 4th Diamond
Sixth 600 Points: 5th Diamond and Red Rope
Final 800 Points: Red Rope All Rubies
Each additional 750 Points: Membership Bar
Please click on the following link for the medallion program application:
The 2021 dues will be free for any Noble who Top Line Signs TWO new Nobles in 2020.