Vernon “Vern” Dell Porter

Vernon “Vern” D. Porter, age 85, of Willmar, passed away Tuesday, April 19, at Bethesda Grand in Willmar. A celebration of life service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.  Interment will be atContinue reading “Vernon “Vern” Dell Porter”

Best Hospitality Room 2021

That’s right, we did it! At the Grand Convention held in Phoenix, AZ in the dates July 31 – August 5, 2021, the Minnesota hospitality room was voted the best. Our theme was “Minnesota: the Land of 10,000 Beaches.” A huge thank you to all that helped plan, organize, decorate, and run such a successfulContinue reading “Best Hospitality Room 2021”

Spring State Officer’s Meeting

***UPDATE*** The State Officers’ meetings in Brainerd on Saturday March 19th, 2022 has the new meeting time: Auxiliary will meet at 1pm. Aerie will meet at 3pm. Please look here for any future updates. There will be a dance on both Friday and Saturday nights with the kitchen open at 5 PM on Friday andContinue reading “Spring State Officer’s Meeting”

10th Annual Mesa Golf Tournament

We INVITE YOU to Mesa, AZ for Confidence Learning Center’s 4-Person Golf Scramble Lead by John Tobie & volunteers. Each year friends gather on the beautiful Desert Sands Golf Course for a day of golf and commodore with one goal in mind – to raise funds for Confidence Learning Center – while having fun inContinue reading “10th Annual Mesa Golf Tournament”

GWPE Dave Smith’s Visit

Grand Worthy President Elect Dave Smith will be visiting Minnesota in August. Here is the itinerary while in town and a helpful information sheet. He will be visiting August 18th – 23rd, 2020. Aeries of visitation include Crookston, Brainerd, New Brighton, and Faribault. Our Minnesota contacts during his visit are WSP Randy Beggs and IncomingContinue reading “GWPE Dave Smith’s Visit”