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
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
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
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
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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