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P.O. Box 12829

New Bern, NC 28561

Office Address:

1425 S. Glenburnie Rd., Suite 4

New Bern, NC 28562

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Winter Ceremonial - 2020

SUDAN SHRINERS

Winter Ceremonial

Schedule of Events

Friday ~ January 24, 2020

 

10:00 am                                  Board of Directors Meeting (New Bern Shrine Club)

11:00 am ~ 3:00 pm                Open for shopping and sight-seeing

3:00 pm ~ 5:00 pm                  Hospitality Room - (New Bern Convention Center ~ 203 S. Front St.) 

7:00 pm ~ 9:00 pm                  Memorial Service, Patient Introductions, Check Presentations & Potentate Remarks –                                                  (New Bern Convention Center)

9:00 pm ~ 12:00 am                Ceremonial Dance – “Bounce” - (New Bern Convention Center)

                                                            CASH BAR (NO ALCOHOL FROM OUTSIDE)

 

Admission by 2020 Shrine or Blue Lodge Dues Card

Nobles Coat / Tie & Fez Requested - Ladies Semi-Formal/Dressy Casual

 

Saturday ~ January 25, 2020

 

7:30 am                                   Registration of Candidates – Fez Sizing, Medical Review & New Candidate                                                                       Orientation (Grover C. Fields Middle School, 2000 MLK Blvd.)

8:00 am                                   Annual Stated Business Meeting (Grover C. Fields Middle School - Auditorium)

                                                          (Officer Elections & Budget Approval)

                                                Sudan Shriners Holding Corporation

9:00 am                                   Ladies’ Breakfast & Entertainment (New Bern Convention Center)

                                                           (All Ladies & Candidates Wives Invited)

10:00 am                                 First Section – Shrine Degree by Ritualistic Cast (Grover C. Fields Middle School - Auditorium)

11:00 am                                 Parade Formation at Kafer Park (George Street)

12:00 noon                              Parade Steps Off – (George St. ~ Broad St. ~ Middle St. ~ Disbands on South Front St. at BB&T)

1:00 pm                                   Moslem Feast - Chef Crew - (Grover C. fields Middle School - Cafeteria)

2:00 pm ~ 3:00 pm                 Second Section – Initiation by Wrecking Crew (Grover C. Fields Middle School - Gymnasium)

3:00 pm ~ 5:00 pm                  Sudan Hospitality Room - (New Bern Convention Center)

7:30 pm ~ 8:30 pm                  Fez & Rose Presentation / New Nobles & their Ladies

                                                 Grand March (Distinguished Guests, Divan, Trustees, & Past Potentates)

                                                 Installation of Potentate (New Bern Convention Center)

8:30 pm ~ 12:00                      Potentate’s Ball “Pizazz Band”  

                                                       CASH BAR (NO ALCOHOL FROM OUTSIDE)

 

Nobles / Ladies & Invited Guests Only

 

Fezzes Requested All Weekend

 

Nobles Coat / Tie & Fez Requested / Ladies Formal - Semi-Formal

Ladies ~ Dress or Pantsuit