The Quarterly Communication of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania will be held Saturday, March 25, 2000, at 10 o'clock a.m. in the Irem Temple Shrine Center, 59 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Luncheon for members will follow the Grand Lodge meeting.

That evening there will be a special Quarterly Communication show beginning at 8 p.m. by the Hampton String Quartet in the Masonic Temple at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 Washington St., Scranton.

Hampton String Quartet

The Julliard-trained and Grammy-nominated Hampton String Quartet performs unplugged renditions of rock from The Rolling Stones to Led Zeppelin. They have played in concert and broadcast venues such as the Town Hall, Madison Square Garden, and United Nations in New York City, Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, Civic Center in Hong Kong; and on ABC, BBC, CBS, and NBC. The quartet comprises Jon Reed, cello; Regis Iandiorio, first violin; Richard Maximoff, viola; and Richard Hendrickson, second violin.

Price for tickets to the entertainment will be $20 per adult and $15 per student. Tickets can be purchased at the Scranton Cultural Center Box Office by calling 570-344-1111, or the toll-free number, 1-888-669-8966. There also is a web site, www.Ticketmaster.com.