SOUTHEASTERN YORK RITE CONFERENCE
Hotel Information: 16-17 June 2023
Fraternal Greetings Companions and Sir Knights,
Enclosed please find this year’s information regarding the Southeastern Department Conference to be held on June 16th – 17th , 2023. The location will be the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, 64 South Water Street, Mobile, AL 36602.
The Registration for Sessions and Leadership Courses will begin at 1:00pm on Thursday along with the Hospitality Room.
Friday at 8:00pm, the General Grand Chapter Session will begin, followed by the General Grand Council Session at 1:00pm. For those that register for the Banquet Dinner, it will be at 7:00pm, otherwise you will be on your own Friday night
On Saturday, breakfast will be served at 7:00am, and then the the Grand Encampment Session will kick off at 8:00am until lunch at 12:00. GEKT Session will resume from 1:00pm until 5:00pm. Saturday’s social hour begins at 2:00pm until 4:00pm.
Please remember that the Grand Encampment Statutes require that the Grand Commander, Deputy Grand Commander, Grand Generalissimo, Grand Captain General and the Grand Recorder are REQUIRED to attend a Department Conference. Attendance will be taken of the various Grand Commanderies attending. If any officer is unable to attend, he MUST request an excusal from the Most Eminent Grand Master. The Grand Recorders and State Coordinators have been requested to ensure that all the officers of your jurisdiction are notified of the conference. Please also note that this conference is open to any and all Companions and Sir Knights who desire to attend.
Remember that the York Rite Leaders Program, which is jointly sponsored by the General Grand Chapter, the General Grand Council and the Grand Encampment, will also be held concurrently with the GEKT Session. Participants in the York Rite Leaders Program must ALSO register for the Conference, using the appropriate Leadership Class Line.
Make your reservation promptly as the block of rooms are limited and are on a first come basis.
For your convenience, the hotel information and the Registration Form can be found below.
Your Grand York Rite Internet Committee
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Conference Itinerary Download Conference Itinerary
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