Welcome to the Kora Ladies page!

Please look around, and explore below.  Also, feel free to click this link sign up for the Kora Ladies Konnection emails!

Lady Lynn and the other Divan Ladies are selling the ladies pin for $5.00 each.  The proceeds are supporting the Kora Building Fund.

In addition to the pins, Lynn is spearheading some other events and activities including the ladies clothing sale at Spring Ceremonial and raffles throughout the year.

Lynn’s goal is to raise $5,000 for the Kora Building Fund this year!

2018 Northeast Shrine Association (NSA) Fall Field Days – Hosted by Cairo Shrine, Rutland, VT – September 13-16

Hotel rooms for Kora were booked at the Days Inn.  If you reserved a room, the hotel info is below:
401 US RT 7 S
Rutland Vermont
1-802-282-4985

Feel free to call the hotel for your confirmation number.

Check in time is 3pm; free full breakfast daily is included with your room at the Days Inn.

Kora Friday Night Tail Gate Party at the Days Inn:
5pm – Snacks and Camels Milk
6pm – Dinner – Pulled Pork, Roast Beef and 3 delicious sides – UP 2 BBQ of Vermont will cater the meal with their award winning food!

Please bring a folding chair, this will be a casual evening of fun and fellowship. 

***NSA Headquarters at the Holiday Inn***  
Schedule of events provided by Cairo Shrine
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Noon thru 5 pm           Registration all hotels & camping area
12 pm – 4 pm              Hospitality – Holiday Inn
6:30 pm                       Counterparts Dinner – Holiday Inn
5:30 pm –evening       Cash Bar

Friday, September 14, 2018
9:00 am – 4pm            Registration all hotels & camping area
9:00 am                       Business Meeting – Holiday Inn
10:00 am                     Competition – meeting
10:30 am                     Ladies shopping – Vermont Country Store (**Transportation – Coach pick up at hotels**)
11:30 am                     Neja – Roj Luncheon – Southside Steakhouse
1 pm – 4 pm                Hospitality – Holiday Inn
5 pm – till close          Enjoy the Hospitality – Restaurants of the exciting Rutland City, and Rutland Region. Explore! ** All information in welcome packet **
7 pm – 10 pm              Hospitality – Holiday Inn

Saturday, September 15, 2018
8:00 am – 11 am         Registration – Final – Holiday Inn only
7:00 am                       Competition Rutland Diamond Run Mall (across street from Holiday Inn)
10:00 am                     Clown Competition – Holiday Inn
11:00 am                     Ladies Luncheon – Southside Steakhouse
12:00 pm                     Parade lineup – VT State Fairgrounds
2:00 pm                       Parade step off
7:00 pm                       Banquet at Spartan Arena at the Diamond Run Mall:  Awards presentation. Several bars and carving stations with fantastic local variety foods. Open seating in a spacious area for all
9:00 pm                       Hospitality – Holiday Inn

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Thank you all for enjoying Cairo’s hospitality and have a safe trip back home!

**Transportation – by bus – all day Friday and Saturday – including pick-up for banquet. – Please check welcome packet for complete info.**

Kora Shrine Ladies Appreciation Night – Saturday, September 22 – Kora Temple

Social Hour – 5p
Dinner – 6p – $25 per person
Dancing – 7-11p with the band named “To Be Determined

To Be Determined is an original band with a mix of blues/pop/rock that also throws in a wide variety of cover songs. They live in the Franklin County area and have all grown up with a passion for music.

Dinner options:  Baked stuffed haddock or Chicken cordon bleu

Purchase your tickets here or reserve your tickets by calling the Kora Office at 782-6831 by September 12, 2018

Anah, Bektash, and Kora Shrine Joint Visitation – October 19-21, 2018 – Holiday Inn & Anah Shrine Center – Bangor, ME

The Potentates and Ladies of Anah, Bektash, and Kora invite you and your Noble to our joint Visitation of the Northeast Counterparts and their Ladies in Bangor, Maine.

Dress for the Events:
Friday Shrine Casual
Friday Night Decade Costume Theme Party – Dress in your favorite costume from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s or 80’s
Saturday Shrine Casual
Saturday Night Formal

Please find more information and registration form here
***Registration Deadline is October 5, 2018***

Annual DeMolay Breakfast – Sunday, October 7 – Kora Temple

8-11am – All you can eat breakfast for $5 per person!

All are welcome to attend so invite your family & friends – come support Maine DeMolay Association & Kora DeMolay Council.

19th Annual Second Section Live Auction & Spaghetti Feed – Saturday, October 20 – Kora Temple

Any more fun and it may be illegal.
5pm – doors open
6pm – dinner & silent auction
7pm – live auction

Tools, Furniture, Clothing, Sporting Goods, Gift Certificates, Decorative Items, and MUCH MORE!

Tickets are $10 and include supper, beverages, door prizes, and a great night out!  For tickets, see any Second Section member.

Call Bob Taylor at 212-3950 to donate items to the auction.

Kora Shriners Halloween Costume Party & Dance – Saturday, October 27 – Kora Temple

7pm-11pm
Tickets are $20 per person, open to the public – this is a 21+ event.  50/50 raffle through the evening as well.  Hors d’oeuvres & Cash Bar through the night.

Prizes awarded for Best Costume, Best Couple, Scariest Costume, and Funniest Costume

Purchase your tickets here

Sponsored by the Kora Kraftsmen

Feztival of Trees – November 17-24 –  Kora Temple

Help & Donations Wanted!

Volunteer Santas willing to work 3-4 hour shifts – contact Santa Director David Saphier at 357-4560

Volunteers willing to work as a photographer – contact Calvin Yeaton at 441-0182

Any other volunteers – contact Director of Personnel Bernie McCallister at 783-4267

Items to donate for the raffle room – contact Tom Budek at 754-2276

Thurs, Nov. 15th    LA Metro Chamber Night
Sat, Nov. 17th   10:00am  –  8:00pm
Sun, Nov. 18th   10:00am  –  5:00pm
Mon, Nov. 19th   10:00am  –  8:00pm
Tues, Nov. 20th   10:00am  –  8:00pm
Wed, Nov. 21st   10:00am  –  8:00pm
Closed for Thanksgiving
Fri, Nov. 23rd   10:00am  –  8:00pm
Sat, Nov. 24th   10:00am  –  5:00pm

Prices
Adult Admission – $2
Children 12 and under are free
Tree Raffle Tickets – 10 tickets for $5

FMI about the Feztival here

Save the Date – Kora Christmas Party – Saturday, December 1 – Kora Temple

More info coming soon!

Save the Date – 2019 Kora Shriners Kare for Kids Ride-In & BBQ Competition – August 23 & 24, 2019 – Ossippee Valley Fairgrounds – Cornish, ME

More information coming soon!

First Lady Lynn with her husband – Potentate Doug Phinney

Lady Michelle with her husband – Chief Rabban Steve Boucouvalas

Lady Diane with her husband – High Priest and Profit Sonny Jutras

Lady Roberta with her husband – Treasurer Barry Gates

Lady Debbie with her husband – Recorder Paul Sherman

Lady Karen with her husband – 1st Ceremonial Master Brent Tanguay

Lady Tamra with her husband – 2nd Ceremonial Master Rick Bergeron

Lady Jean with her husband – Director Ken Gotreau

Lady Debbie with her husband – Outer Guard Robbie McKinley

Lady Carol with her husband – Chaplain Russ Thayer

Click here to see photos from Kora Shrine events from 2013 through current.

Lady Amy Doyle (pictured above with her husband, Bob) has done a fantastic job taking photos at events and keeping them organized and available for viewing!  Thank you, Amy!

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