St. George’s No. 15 Visiting Protocol
The mandatory dress code for all visitors and members is dark business suit, white shirt, regular standard tie and dress shoes. Officers of the Lodge will wear tuxedos. Grand Lodge officers will adhere to formal dress protocol for their rank and office.
*Members or guests not properly attired will not be admitted to the meeting.
If you would like to visit St. George’s Lodge No. 15 please contact us to confirm your attendance. If visiting from another jurisdiction, the Secretary is required to confirm that your Grand Lodge is recognized by the Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario.
On the day of your visit, a Past Master or Senior Warden will inspect your dues card and, if necessary, conduct a Board of Trial prior to your entrance to the Lodge. Visitors and members alike should plan to arrive at least a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the opening of Lodge to give the Director of Ceremonies time to arrange the procession into Lodge.
After Lodge has opened, there shall only be one voice: that of the WM, or whomever he has given the floor to. No other discussion is permitted.
At the close of Lodge, no Brother shall make any announcements of any kind. After Lodge is closed the Brethren shall assemble in the Great Hall for social hour.