It is still winter, but it is time to think PICNIC for Masons, their families, and friends. Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 16, for the Central Pennsylvania Masonic Picnic at Knoebels Park, Elysburg.

Be sure to send us your reservations early. The deadline for reservations is May 10 and the next notice in the May issue of The Pennsylvania Freemason On-Line Edition is likely to be posted too late for you to meet the May 10 deadline.

Knoebels Park, located on Rt. 487 between Elysburg and Catawissa, will be open from noon to 8 p.m.

There are three packages from which to choose:

No. 1
The combination of food and rides for $28 per person

No. 2
Rides only for $14 per person

No. 3
Food only for $14 per person.
No. 3 package only, is free for children under 4 years of age.

Parking is included with all packages. For those ordering food, there will be lunch at noon consisting of hamburger, BBQ and hot dogs with sauerkraut. Dinner will be at 5 p.m. and will include BBQ chicken, baked beans, cole slaw, chips, ice cream, coffee, and iced tea.

If ordering by mail, use the coupon in the printed edition of The Pennsylvania Freemason (page 18) and be sure to include a stamped, self-addressed No. 10 envelope for the return of your tickets. You may also contact us by e-mail at webmaster@pagrandlodge.org. Tickets that are ordered on, or near, the May 10 deadline will not be mailed, but will be distributed at the picnic.