Western New York
Lodge of Research No.9007

Grand Lodge F&AM State of New York


Open to all Masons in good standing with their Grand Lodge.
Unless otherwise noted, meetings are on Second Saturdays, 10:00 AM at:

The Valley of Buffalo
2379 Union Rd Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Communications (Tiled) are held in May and November.
Attire is business casual, jacket without tie for officers

Presentations and Discussion groups are held throughout the year at the Valley of Buffalo and via videoconference unless otherwise noted. Attire is business casual unless otherwise noted.

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2024 Program Schedule

Tuesday, January 30th – 7PM
Cleola Bostic: Lifting the Veil on the American Irregular Craft
Open to non-Masons / VIRTUAL ONLY

Saturday, February 10th – 10AM
RW/ Tom Pecararo: Reviewing the Historical Minutes of Hiram Lodge

Saturday, Marh 5th – 10AM
RW/ Dan DiNatale: Show-and-Tell of Personal Masonic Collection

Tuesday, April 30th – 7PM
Esoteric Discussion hosted by Enchanted Mountains Lodge in Olean, NY

Saturday, May 11th – 10AM-2PM
Elections & Installation / Master’s Presentation:
The Libel of Pope Leo XIII & Select Presentations by New Members

Saturday, June 8th – 10AM
Bro. Jorge Luis Romeu: History of Freemasonry in the Caribbean

Saturday, July13th – 10AM
Bro. Keith Chonka: Experiences in Scuba Archaeology

Saturday, August 10th – 10AM
Bro. Richard Christian: An Artist’s View of Sacred Spaces

Saturday, September 14th – 10AM
Bro. Surge Stoyanovich: Applying the Tibetan Book of the Dead

Wednesday, October 30 – 7PM
Historical Discussions hosted by Towpath Lodge in Middleport, NY

Saturday, November 9th – 10AM-2PM
Adam Mika: The Double-Headed Eagle & select Presentations by New Members

Saturday, December 14th – 7PM
Angelina Terán: Success Story of Lorelei Chapter, OES
Open to non-Masons / VIRTUAL ONLY