Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary

Description: Eureka Lodge No. 20, one of Toronto’s oldest Black organizations, celebrated its 100th anniversary at the Scarborough Convention Centre. It is through service to community and by continued fellowship with each other Eureka No. 20 Lodge has successfully reached that 100 year milestone. The Lodge’s celebration served as a reminder of its good works, and showcased its history, solidarity with Toronto and the City’s Black communities. It also attracted City members of fellow lodges and sister organizations such as the Naomi Chapter No. 8, Order of the Eastern Star. During the celebration an impressive number of Twenty-one youths were presented with School Scholarsips and it gave them along with all the youths that came an opportunity to learn about an important tile in Canada’s historical mosaic.

Start Time: October 23rd, 2014 at 12:00am
End Time: October 23rd, 2014 at 6:00pm
Location:
Address: Scarborough

City: Scarborough
Province: ON
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Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Over 500 guest came out to celebrate this milestone! Over 500 guest came out to celebrate this milestone! Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - MPP Scarborough-Rouge River Bas Balkissoon is with Bro. Joe Halstead MPP Scarborough-Rouge River Bas Balkissoon is with Bro. Joe Halstead Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Dave Brathwaite is with Bro. Noel Moncrieffe Chairperson, Centennial Committee Bro. Dave Brathwaite is with Bro. Noel Moncrieffe Chairperson, Centennial Committee Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Rodick and Marian Rodick and Marian Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - It wonderful to connect with good friends It wonderful to connect with good friends Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Stanley-64 years as  a member and going strong! Bro. Stanley-64 years as a member and going strong! Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Worthy Matron Pearl Bordon and Past Matron Linda Harper, Naomi Chapter No. 8, sister chapter with 71 years under their belt Worthy Matron Pearl Bordon and Past Matron Linda Harper, Naomi Chapter No. 8, sister chapter with 71 years under their belt Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Brothers visiting from the Mosaic Lodge and Toronto Humber, Keith Holdworth, Sikko Wiersma, Harold Sookdeo, Harry Somir and Victor Codato Brothers visiting from the Mosaic Lodge and Toronto Humber, Keith Holdworth, Sikko Wiersma, Harold Sookdeo, Harry Somir and Victor Codato Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Master of Ceremonies Dwight Drummond is with Keisha Pinto, Event Plannner, Ki-Events Master of Ceremonies Dwight Drummond is with Keisha Pinto, Event Plannner, Ki-Events Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - The guests were entertained by World renown Dave McLaughlin The guests were entertained by World renown Dave McLaughlin Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Cecil Nicholson, has been a member for 2 years Bro. Cecil Nicholson, has been a member for 2 years Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Justin adjusting the "man" Bro. Chester's tie; he was born looking good! Bro. Justin adjusting the "man" Bro. Chester's tie; he was born looking good! Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Jelani Smith is with Hon. Jean Augustine and Bro. Joe Halstead Jelani Smith is with Hon. Jean Augustine and Bro. Joe Halstead Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Saxophonist Dave McLaughlin and  Alex Saxophonist Dave McLaughlin and Alex Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Grand entrance for head table guests Grand entrance for head table guests Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Noel Moncrieffe making the ceremonial toasts Bro. Noel Moncrieffe making the ceremonial toasts Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Eureka Lodge #20, 2014 Scholarship Recipients Eureka Lodge #20, 2014 Scholarship Recipients Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Standing ovation for the 2014 Schlarship Recipients Standing ovation for the 2014 Schlarship Recipients Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Table #21, reflecting elegance and grace. Table #21, reflecting elegance and grace. Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "100 years of community of good work, volunteering, giving and giving; this is an appropriate time to say well done and I salute you all" Hon. Jean Augustine "100 years of community of good work, volunteering, giving and giving; this is an appropriate time to say well done and I salute you all" Hon. Jean Augustine Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "...on behalf of the Legislative Assembly we bring greetings and thanks to the people who had the vision to start it 100 years ago." MPP Bas Balkissoon "...on behalf of the Legislative Assembly we bring greetings and thanks to the people who had the vision to start it 100 years ago." MPP Bas Balkissoon Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "It's wonderful to feel the sense of friendship and botherhood in this room...Eureka Lodge #20 helps to advance education and to make Society a better place." MPP Mitzie Hunter "It's wonderful to feel the sense of friendship and botherhood in this room...Eureka Lodge #20 helps to advance education and to make Society a better place." MPP Mitzie Hunter Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "In honour of my mom not being here and in deference this is a most important achievement." Rosemary Sadlier, President, Ontario Black History Society "In honour of my mom not being here and in deference this is a most important achievement." Rosemary Sadlier, President, Ontario Black History Society Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Noel has the privilege of introducing the keynote speaker, Dr. Sheldon Taylor Bro. Noel has the privilege of introducing the keynote speaker, Dr. Sheldon Taylor Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "...100 years of an organization run by African America is truly a mildstone..." Dr. Sheldon Taylor, Keynote Speaker "...100 years of an organization run by African America is truly a mildstone..." Dr. Sheldon Taylor, Keynote Speaker Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Bro. Horace Gooden has the distinct privilege of introducing M.W. Grand Master John Higgins Bro. Horace Gooden has the distinct privilege of introducing M.W. Grand Master John Higgins Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - M.W. Grand Master John J. Huggins getting a thunderous standing ovation as he walks to the podium M.W. Grand Master John J. Huggins getting a thunderous standing ovation as he walks to the podium Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - "This is a very happy occasion;very happy to be elected in the same year of this anniversary; very proud of the work being done and with the youth funds that has given over $750,000 in Scholarship." Grand Master John Huggins "This is a very happy occasion;very happy to be elected in the same year of this anniversary; very proud of the work being done and with the youth funds that has given over $750,000 in Scholarship." Grand Master John Huggins Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary - Giving a honourable and sincere respect to brothers who recently passed away Giving a honourable and sincere respect to brothers who recently passed away Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary Eureka Lodge No. 20 Celebrates its 100th Anniversary