How To Join

 

To become a Freemason, You must be a man of good repute and well-recommended, believe in a Supreme Being, at least 18 years of age and joining of your own free will and accord.

1) You must obtain a Petition for Degrees.  You can obtain one by asking one of our members or it can be downloaded from the Web Site of the Grand Lodge of Ohio by clicking here.

2) Two members in good standing will sign the bottom after you have filled out the Petition completely to show that they are recommending you to the Lodge.

3) The Petition should be turned in to the Lodge accompanied by the appropriate fees.  Eastern Star Lodge charges $180.

4) The Petition will be read at a Stated Business Meeting and an Investigating Committee will contact you for an interview.

5) The Investigating Committee will report back to the Lodge with their findings.

6) Your Petition will be voted on and if elected, you will be contacted by the Lodge to inform you when you will initiated.