63 Water St, Exeter
The “Official Visitation” of the DDGM will be arranged with the Lodge Master for when he will come to your Lodge to bring the Greetings of the Grand Master and his message along with other special items of interest to your Lodge.
All Lodges this Year will open at 6:15 PM in full form MM Degree (prior to supper at 6:30) go to refreshment, after supper lodge will go back to labor and receives the DDGM and suite.
The DDGM will have his acting Grand Marshal announce that the DDGM is waiting to pay the Lodge his Official Visitation and will call for those that he requests to be on his suite. The Suite will be receive as required, and the DDGM will then call on the DDGL for his Lodge appropriate program, about 10 to 15 minutes, he will then call on the DEO for his program also Lodge appropriate also about 10 to 15 minutes, after these programs are presented, the DDGM will make his remarks on his findings of his inspection of the books of the Lodge, the ritual, then the DDGM will close with the Greetings of the GM, and he will have the Master close in full due and Ancient form. Visitations may be on a stated meeting. The DDGM will return the Lodge back to the Master and the Master should dismiss any visitors that would like to retire. The Master must close in full form.)