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Ub Bakker
· May 26, 2015
Hello There The Distinguished Members of State College ELKS and Friends of ELKS!
This is Dr. U. B. Bakker, the newest but not the youngest member of the Lodge #1600, former professor at Penn State and... state program director for 4-H Youth Citizenship and Leadership Development Curriculum. In addition, I have also provided state and national leadership for developing and implementing International Youth Exchange, Energy Education, and Service Learning/Leadership Curriculum at College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Thanks to Trustee William W. Asbury, I had a recent volunteer opportunity to interact with some of the most dedicated and friendly members of our club during the Memorial Day fundraiser at the Diamond in Boalsburg. I am happy and proud to be a contributing member of #1600 and look forward to collaborating with those involved in youth service and leadership development in our club and community -- Dr. B. See More
Chris Kochman
· March 12, 2014
Thanks Elks for an amazing hoop shoot experience! From the Kochman Family
NittanyLion HoopsClub
November 16, 2011
Great place....great people..good test of golf!

Annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 24th at Mountain View Country Club! Bring your kids! Bring your grandkids! But most of all bring A FRIEND with kids and/or grandkids and INTRODUCE THEM TO THE ELKS!

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Join us for a bus trip to Rocky Gap Casino and Golf Resort in Flintstone, Maryland on Friday April 20, 2018. Proceeds will benefit the Elks Home Service Program! The cost is approx. $125 which will include bus transportation, 18 holes of golf, cart and dinner. There will be a smaller charge for the day if you are not golfing but instead gambling and enjoying the resort. We are planning to leave State College around 9am with a tentative return time of 9pm. Please join us and spread the word! If you have any questions please contact Dave Wasson at (814)574-8920. Last day to register is April 9th. This trip is organized and sponsored by the State College Lions Foundation. This trip is open to everyone, not only Elks!

Stay lakeside at Rocky Gap Casino in Cumberland with premium amenities, championship golf course & renovated spa. Make it one of the best resorts in Maryland

As previously announced, our last Charter Member, Ernie McChesney (shown here with some of our PERs at the Lodge’s 75th Anniversary in 2010), died peacefully last Thursday, March 1, at the age of 104. Ernie joined the State College Lodge at its founding in 1935 at the age of 21, and was an Elk for an astounding 83 years.

The family will hold a Memorial Service for Ernie this Sunday, March 11th, at 3 pm at Koch's Funeral Home. Immediately prior to that service (at approximat...ely 2:50 pm), a distinguished team of Past District Deputies and Past Exalted Rulers of our Lodge, under the leadership of Past State President George Olson, will exemplify the Elks Memorial Service in honor of our Charter Member and his unprecedented longevity as an Elk.

All Elks are invited and encouraged to attend the Elks service at 2:50 pm, and to participate by depositing the clinging ivy after the service. If you have any questions, please contact Lodge Secretary, David Harry, at 548-7926.

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It is with a great deal of sadness that I have to announce that our last Charter Member, Ernie McChesney (shown here with the PERs at our Lodge's 75th Anniversary in 2010), passed away peacefully Thursday at the age of 104. Ernie joined the State College Elks at its founding in 1935 at the age of 21 and was an Elk for an astounding 83 years - a legacy that will not be equaled. "We shall meet, but we shall miss him - there will be the vacant chair. But though we no more possess him, still our hearts his memory bear. But awhile we gathered, friendship beaming in each eye. Now the golden cord is severed, he has passed to realms on high." To our beloved Absent Member

A memorial service will be held for Ernie on Sunday, March 11th at 3 Koch Funeral Home.

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State College PA Elks #1600 updated their cover photo.
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The prestigious Girl Scouts Gold Award was earned recently by three young ladies of Troop 41183. Commemorative certificates and American flags were presented to each by Leading Knight and PER Lynne Corl during a recognition ceremony today, Sunday, February 18, 2018.

“Many changes are happening up at the Mountain View Country Club. The construction of the new 3-Story Wyndham Garden hotel is now clearly visible from both Routes 322 and 45, and the interior renovations inside the building have also begun.

The 19th Hole is being completely remodeled and is scheduled to reopen sometime in March 2018. Thanks to the current owners, the State College Elks were given the opportunity to raise money for our charities by finding good homes for all o...f the old tables, chairs, bar top, and bar stools that were used in the 19th Hole for many years.

Special thanks to those Elk members and others who came out and took items to help us with this fundraiser. They were: Randy Aikens, Stan Lindsay Jr., Lisa Schroeder, Robert Siegenthaler, Ruth Eby - Owner of the Sunset West Restaurant and The Juniata Valley Council - Boy Scouts of America.

We look forward to seeing all of you back up at Mountain View when the 19th Hole reopens!”

Lisa Schroeder, PDDGER

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State College PA Elks #1600 added 47 new photos to the album: Breakfast with Santa.

A good turnout was enjoyed at the Mountain View Country Club when Santa came to visit. Breakfast was fantastic and everyone enjoyed the event a great deal. The kids all received a little gift packet of goodies after their visit.

The State College Elks are having a can tab drive to raise funds to help purchase a service dog for a veteran.

You can help!!!!! Tell all your family and friends to start saving their can tabs!!! A simple snap of that tab can bring a very deserving member of our armed services!!!! How many can your save?!?!

Stay posted....More details to follow.

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State College PA Elks #1600 added 42 new photos to the album: 1950's Sock Hop.

The 1950's seemed alive and well this evening at the Mt View Country Club during the 1950's Sock Hop.

The SOCK HOP IS HERE!!! Are you ready?!? 3 days away!! If you don't have your tickets reserved, there are only a few left!!! Text or call Shelly at 814-933-7981 or Lynne at 814-360-7768. Remember tables of 10 get reserved seating. There are only 2 of those tables left. You don't want to be left out!!! Call or text today!!!!

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Have your tickets yet? Stevie and the 6 Packs! Only 18 days Check Events for details!

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