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460 Newtonville Avenue
On the corner of
Walnut Street and Newtonville Avenue
in Newtonville

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Dalhousie Lodge F. & A.M.
established in 1860 at Newtonville, Massachusetts.

Regular meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month, September through June.

For more information, contact us at Dalhousie Lodge or 617-964-1272


Click on the link above to access the documents area containing current and past Monthly Notices, applications for membership, applications for scholarships, Master Mason Rookie Award, Master Builder Award, membership lists, past surveys, committee reports, installation programs, and more.

What is a Mason? Well-known Masons

Learn more about Freemasonry...

"The Gift of Freemasonry"
Learn about the meaning of Freemasonry from the Brothers of the Craft. An excellent presentation of the Grand Lodge of Masons in Massachusetts. (Unfortunately, Google Chrome has decided to stop supporting many of the most popular video formats including this one which is MP4. Until a conversion can be made, you can visit this site to view the video online:

Rt. Wor. Bethune discusses Freemasonry on Newton TV
Newton News host Jenn Adams sits down with Rt. Wor. Larry Bethune, District Deputy Grand Master of the Fifth Masonic District and Past Master of Dalhousie Lodge, to discuss our Fraternity. WATCH

The District Deputy Grand Master for the Fifth Masonic District
R.W. Lawrence E. Bethune


"Freemasonry: Is there greatness in you?"

Brother Ben Franklin challenges good men, Is there greatness in YOU?

"What is Freemasonry?"

In this short inspiring movie, Ben Franklin explains what it means to be a Freemason.

Want to know more? Top 10 Questions Answered

Freemasons believe their principles represent
a way to achieve higher standards in life.

Every true Freemason will show tolerance
and respect for the opinion of others
and behave with kindness and understanding.

Freemasons practice charity and care for their own
as well as the community as a whole both
by charitable giving and by voluntary work as individuals.

Freemasons strive for truth, requiring high moral standards
and ethical conduct at all times.


Check out our new Masonic Research page with links
to fascinating sites with Masonic connections: Rosslyn Chapel,
the DaVinci Code, National Treasure, Oak Island,
Knights Templars, and many other intriguing topics.


Dalhousie Flag Folding Ceremony [click here]

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Per Order of
Wor. Stephen M. MacKinnon, Worshipful Master

R.W. Paul A. Edberg , Secretary

The One Thousand Five-Hundredth and Thirty-Third Communication of Dalhousie Lodge F. & A.M. will be held in the Masonic Hall at Newtonville, Massachusetts on

WEDNESDAY, November 12, 2014

6:00 p.m.  Open on the Master Mason Degree


•     Read records and communications
•     Read any applications received
•     Receive committee reports
•     Act on any business that may properly come before the Lodge
•     Close the Business Meeting

6:30 p.m. RECEPTION OF R.W. LAWRENCE E. BETHUNE, District Deputy Grand Master for the 5th Masonic District and his Distinguished Suite, for the purpose of making his FINAL OFFICIAL VISIT


FINAL OFFICIAL VISIT DINNER – Ladies are encouraged to attend and will pay half the dinner fee.

Bro. "T" will be preparing and serving the meal of chicken Parmesan, ziti, Caesar salad, garlic bread, and beverages. Dinner fee is $20.

EVERYONE DINING MUST MAKE A RESERVATION by 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 7 to our Junior Warden Bro. Sebastian Napolitano at or 617-538-0131.  You can also make a reservation online, below.  Please let Bro. Napolitano know if you will bring any guests. Please make every effort to honor your reservation.



Most Worshipful Harvey John Waugh
Grand Master of Masons in Massachusetts

R.W. Lawrence E. Bethune
District Deputy Grand Master

Wor. Stig E. Bergquist, District Deputy Grand Marshal • Wor. Joseph Goldstein, District Deputy Grand Secretary
R.W. Robert M. Eaton, District Chaplain & Service Officer • Wor. Christopher N. Kelley, District Ambassador & Fellowship Officer
Wor. William P. Asadoorian, District Blood Drive Chairman • R.W. James O. Dill, Jr., District Webmaster
Wor. Joseph Goldstein, District Challenge Officer-Grand Master's Award
Bro. Tracey Higgins, District Challange Officer-Master Mason Rookie Award
Bro. Robert Chan, District Challenge Officer-Master Builder Award
Bro. Joseph Manzo, District Masonic Health System and Masonic Medical Research Laboratory Representative
Wor. Nicholas Pappas
, District Youth Program Officer


Lodge Photos
Visit our PHOTOS PAGE for these photos below and many others; click the camera, below.


Over 150 Brethren and guests celebrate Dalhouse Lodge's 150th Anniversary on Saturday evevning, November 6, 2010.

W.M. Roger Pageau, Grand Master of the the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Ancient Free & Accepted Masons of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts started the evening just right.



Dalhousie Officers at the Newtonville Masonic Building.


Dalhousie Brethren visit our friends at Prince Hall Celestial Lodge No. 2 to witness their work Raising four Candidates to the degree of Master Mason and to retrieve the Celestial-Dalhousie "Traveling Gavel" from the Master of Celestial Lodge, challenging them to retrieve it from Dalhousie according to the rules of the gavel.


Lodge Brothers travel to several sites in Newton
serving coffee to the 1,500 citizen volunteers
cleaning up the city on NewtonServes Day.


Welcome back to our Brother from
U.S. Army basic training.


Dalhousie Brethren visit our friends at
Prince Hall Celestial Lodge #2.



Dalhousie Lodge Brethren pitch in to
clean up ponds at Newton City Hall



Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Front center is Dalhousie's
first Master as Grand Master



One of Dalhousie's Youth Jazz Concerts
at our Lodge Hall

Brothers at the Feast of the Earls of Dalhousie


Installation of Officers
with Visiting Dignitaries


Hellenic Square & Compass Club visits Dalhousie
to confer the Master Mason Degree

Lewis Jewel

Massachusetts Masons may outwardly display the shared pride when a son follows in his father’s Masonic footsteps
by wearing a jewel named after one of the working tools of our operative mason forbearers.


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Lodge Brothers travel to several sites in Newton
serving coffee to the 1,500 citizen volunteers
cleaning up the city on NewtonServes Day.