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!
Every year, the First Lady (Potentate’s Significant Other) raises funds for a specific project. The Imperial First Lady, Patsy Cain, is raising funds to support the Pediatric Orthotic and Prosthetic Services (POPS) program of Shriners Hospitals for Children. Find out more about Lady Patsy’s program here!
Kora Brewers Club Outing – Friday, June 28, 2019 – Lake St. George Brewing – Liberty
The Kora Brew Club meets at different breweries Fridays at 6 pm throughout the State to sample different craft beers that the Maine has to offer. These events are open to everyone. This is a great opportunity to bring fellow Masons and potential members. Please check out each brewery’s website before attending. Due to being small in nature, they all have their own unique settings.
June 28 Lake St. George Brewing 4 Marshall Shore Rd, Liberty
If you have any questions please contact Scott Ainsworth at 207- 512-6127 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, July 12, 2019 – Hillbilly Degree/Meeting – Crowley Farm, Durham
Meeting and Pa & Ma Degrees…possibly kids degree too. This will be at the Crowley Farm at 6pm in Durham. Survivor Bob and his lady Peggy are being very gracious and have opened their property to the Hillbillies once again. We’ll do a potluck, have a brief meeting, and then get to the business of the evening with the degree.
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FMI – Kuzin Chris DiSotto – Raban of the Clan, 807-8074, email@example.com
Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Golf Classic – Saturday, July 13, 2019 – Natanis Golf Club – Vassalboro, ME30th Annual Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Classic – Saturday, July 20, 2019 – Thornton Academy, Saco
Kora Shriners Day at Bentley’s Saloon – Sunday, August 4, 2019 – Arundel, ME
LAST CALL ON SEATS – 2019 Northeast Shrine Association Fall Field Days – August 14-19, 2019 – Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
NSA reservation form and deposit ($50 per person) MUST be received NO LATER THAN Friday, May 17 to secure a seat – only 8 places remain. Sign up today by calling Kate at the Kora Office – 782-6831.
Plan now to travel with KORA Shriners as we venture to Corner Brook, NL and the Mazol Shrine 2019 NSA Fall Field Days.
We travel by bus and ferry from Lewiston on August 14, overnight in Nova Scotia, board the ferry to NL and spend 3 fantastic days with our Northeast Shrine friends – then leave on the 18th, stop in Nova Scotia again, arriving home on August 19. See the Mazol Registration form for rooms and events. All other meals on your own.
- 2 nights hotel in Nova Scotia en route and return
- 3 nights hotel in Corner Brook, NL
- Bus and Ferry Transportation
- The Best hospitality in the Northeast!
Always a fun time with Shriners!
Estimated cost at this time will be $650 (US) Per Person Plus Cost of meals. Don’t forget your Passport or Passport Card!
$50 per person deposit required. Payment in full due by June 15.
More information about NSA Fall Field Days here: nsa2019.mazolshriners.com
Seventh Annual Kora Kare for Kids Ride-In & BBQ Competition – August 23 & 24, 2019 – Ossippee Valley Fairgrounds – Cornish, ME
Why do we do this?
All net proceeds from this event directly benefit Shriner’s Hospital for Children programs in Boston and Springfield Mass. This event also contributes to the Kora Hospital transportation fund, which provides transportation for Maine Shriner’s Hospital patients and their families to the Hospitals.
Friday evening; Shriner’s Social and Barn Dance with DJ Ron Parker.
Saturday; a scenic escorted Motorcycle Ride, led by the Widows Sons, an ATV trail ride, led by the Kora ATV club and a People’s choice Classic Car show. All rides depart and return to the event site for door prizes, food, BBQ competitions and fun with the Kora Shriner’s. Chaps Saloon will be there with their famous portable bar and live music from Hurricane Mountain.
Sunday; the KCBS BBQ Competition with over $8,000 in cash and prizes. BBQ competitors from across the country and Canada will be here to try their best to win and support a great cause.
Ride Ticket: $20 for driver, (no charge for passengers) and includes; Ride (ATV or Motorcycle), Door prize ticket and a 2019 event shirt. Pre-register for the Ride by August 15th to guarantee shirt size, men’s or ladies.
Admission only for visitors: $5.00 parking fee to enjoy the day with the Kora Shriner’s and a great Hurricane Mountain concert. The event is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.
On-Site registration and debit payment will also be available at the event.
First Lady Liz and Potentate Rick Hersom – with their family
Lady Diane and Chief Rabban Sonny Jutras
Lady Karen and Assistant Rabban Brent Tanguay
Lady Debbie and High Priest and Prophet Robbie McKinley
Lady Debbie and Oriental Guide Jim Bennett
Lady Bobby and Treasurer Barry Gates
Lady Becky and Recorder John Knox
Lady Michelle and 1st Ceremonial Master Paul Gardner
Lady Jean and 2nd Ceremonial Master Ken Gotreau
Lady Deb and Marshal Barry Irish
Lady Sue and Captain of the Guard Mike Zubiate
Lady Renee and Outer Guard Ryan Sherman
Lady Carol and 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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Daughters of the Nile is an international fraternal organization for women 18 years or older, who are related by birth or marriage to a Shriner, Master Mason, or Daughter of the Nile, or is a majority member in Good Standing of a Masonic-related organization for girls; or who was a patient, with or without Shrine or Masonic relationship, at a Shriners Hospital for Children®. Founded in Seattle, Washington in 1913, Daughters of the Nile members total 25,000 in 136 cities throughout the United States and Canada. The members are proud of their long association with Shriners International and their continuing support of Shriners Hospitals for Children®.
Become Part of the Shriners Village Community!
Shriners Village is the Web-based community created exclusively for the Shriners family. Fraternity members and their ladies can visit shrinersvillage.com to find information about Shriners Hospitals for Children®, fraternal programs, membership, temples, Shrine-related events and more.
Some of the items created especially for ladies include:
• A video presentation, “Lady of a Shriner”
• First Lady’s section
• Camp information and photos
• Info sheets and Ladies Toolkit (includes Ladies Handbook)
• Photo Gallery
The website contains useful fraternity documents that nobles and ladies can download, including the Fez Owner’s Manual, Membership Toolkit, Shriner Primer and Shrine Protocol. Shriners Village also has an events section with information on temple fundraisers and other activities. Any registered user can post an event on the calendar.
Becoming part of Shriners Village is easy: Go to the Shriners Village login page at shrinersvillage.com
• Click register now
• Enter requested noble information (info can be found on his Shrine Membership Card)
• Select lady and verify your name
And you’re all set!
If you have any questions, please use the online “get help” link on the ShrinersVillage log-in page.