The 2015 installation of officers for SW Hackett Lodge was, as usual, a fun and professionally done event. You've seen the pictures of the officers that were installed, now for some pictures of the celebration.
Worshipful Gerald Winstanley, PM, Installing Officer, gets the installation started
Worshipful Ryan Bacaoco, Master, welcomes the guests with his opening remarks.
The Al Bahr Shrine, Legion of Honor presents the Flag of our Country
The Stewards, with their rods, are conducted to their proper places.
Then the Deacons, with their rods, are conducted to their proper places.
The tool and jewels of the Lodge to be presented to the Master.
The incoming Master, Robert Salini is instructed of his duties by the Installing Officer.
The incoming Master is conducted around the Lodge to the East with his proud mother in the foreground.
The passing of the Master's gavel.
Our new Master, Worshipful Robert L. Salini, addresses his Brethren and guests.
A gift and a kiss for the Master from his pretty lady
And a beautiful bouquet from Master Salini to his lady
Then the Master and the first lady presented flowers and beautiful gifts to the ladies that helped put things together
Then a nice photo of the Master's family group
And, on to the celebration..
The passing of the lapel pins showing the office of the Brother.
The happy gathering of Brothers, wives and friends
The Scottish Rite and Ranch Catering also did a great job.
It appeared that all enjoyed the repast.
The Master shows off the very delicious cakes.....And then they were gone...
Worshipful Salini and all of the Officers thank all their family, friends, guests and visiting Brethren for attending.
SEE YOU NEXT YEAR, SAME TIME SAME PLACE!!