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European Masonic Meeting -2018 – Maastricht

11 May 2018 - 4:00pm

European Masonic Meeting 11/12th May 2018 – Maastricht

W. Bro. Les Leek. PM. Athol Lodge, No. 74 (Warks) and White Ensign Lodge, No. 9169 will be attending and extends an open invitation to Worcestershire Brethren who wish to attend.

Athol Lodge is informally twinned with: General John J. Pershing Lodge, No. 307, in Maastricht 

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Friday 11 May, 2018

16.00 – 18.00 hrs Registration at Van der Valk Hotel at Urmond with an introduction drink.

19:00 – 23:00 hrs. Drinks reception followed by dinner/BBQ at the Van der Valk Hotel at Urmond and if weather permits the BBQ will be on the hotel terrace, with entertainment (details to follow).

Saturday 12 May, 2018

7.00  – 9.00 hrs  Breakfast at Van der Valk Hotel at Urmond (included in room booking)

09.00 hrs Coach transport. Departure/  leaving  Van der Valk Hotel at Urmond  for Maastricht to the boat landing facility of Stipthout (boat trip).

10.00 – 12.00 hrs Boat trip along the river Meuse passing the border with Belgium. Lunch is included in the the boat trip fee.

12.00 – 13.30 hrs Following the boat trip, there will be time for the brothers to stroll around the city center with its numerous bars, restaurants, outstanding shops and visit parts of the old city of Maastricht.

13.45 hrs Brothers attending the ritual will be picked up at the boat landing facility and transported to Van der Valk in Urmond. For the partners a separate walking tour is organised within the old city of Maastricht.

14.15 hrs Arrival of the Brethern at Van der Valk.

14:15 hrs. – 15:00 hrs. Welcoming Reception (Tea, Coffee, Limburgse Vlaai).

17:15 hrs – Tranfer ladies to Van der Valk Hotel. Meetingpoint boat landing facility.

15.00 – 18.00 hrs Ritual at the venue “Werkplaats” next to the Van der Valk Hotel in Urmond. The ritual is for Brethern in the 3rd degree. Announcement of next EMM host (EMM2019)

19.30 – 00.30 hrs Drinks reception followed by a dinner at Van der Valk Hotel in Urmond with musical entertainment (details to follow).

Sunday 13 May 2018

08.00 – 10.00 hours. Breakfast at Van der Valk Hotel in Urmond. Followed by departure of guests.

Van der Valk Hotel at Urmond - Maastricht

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