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COME ON DOWN!!
The Ararat Shrine Restaurant is open for Lunch beginning at 11:30 am !!
Bring your friends, neighbors and work mates!
A tentative schedule is as follows: (more details to come as they are provided to us)
- Wednesday, Aug, 27th - Market Setup, VIP Dinner, Pub Crawl
- Thursday, Aug. 28th - Meetings, Ladies Luncheon, Golf Outing, Nightshirt Parade, Ballyhoo
- Friday, Aug. 29th - Competitions, Banquets
- Saturday, Aug. 30th - Parade, After Glow Bash, Banquets
- Sunday, Aug. 31st - Closing, Good Bye’s, Safe Trip Home
- FOR MORE CSSA 2014 INFORMATION: http://bedouinshriners.com
$420 Package Includes:
3 nights room accommodations for 2 with free breakfast
CSSA Registration Fees and Ararat Hospitality Room
Additional nights available for $115
Courtyard by Marriott, Woodland Hills
Refrigerator in every room, Indoor Pool & Whirlpool, Fitness Center
Courtyard by Marriott, Woodland Hills
Refrigerator in every room, Indoor Pool & Whirlpool, Fitness Center
Check out the flyer for all of the details!!
ANNUAL ARARAT SHRINE BBQ -- September 6, 2014 -- 6:00-10:00 pm
- Cost is $25.00 per person - [No one under 21]
- Ticket includes:
- BBQ, Beer, & Live Music
- Brisquet, Turkey, Pork Loin, Pulled Pork, Sausage, BBQ Beans, Slaw, Corn on the Cob
- Cash Bar for mixed drinks available
- Purchase tickets from Henry, Kirby, Nick, Randy, the Temple Office or at the website store
- http://www.araratshrine.com/store/
Link: BBQ Flyer
- Cost is $75.00 per player which includes:
- Round of Golf - Golfers Goodie Bag
- Food at the turn and conclusion of the tournament
- 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Prizes in (3) three flights
- Major Prizes for a hole in one par 3’s - Contest for longest drive and longest putt
- Your support contributes to Ararat Shrine General Fund, which goes to fund local shrine programs.
Donations are not tax deductible as a charitable contribution; however contributions may be used as advertising expense
- Call or turn in this form by September 7th, 2010 with $75.00 per player to guarantee a playing position
- Call with your Master Card/Visa and information to Ararat Shrine Office 816-923-1975
- Mail your Check and information to:
- Ararat Shrine Potentate’s Golf - 5100 Ararat Drive - Kansas City, MO 64129
- Four (4) Person Scramble with check in at 7:00 A.M. - - Shotgun start at 9:00 A.M.
- Monday September 8, 2014
- At Fred Arbanas Golf Course - 11100 View High Drive - Kansas City, MO
Fall Ceremonial - 1 Day Only – October 11, 2014 -
Dress is business casual with sport coat!
Come join us for an entirely modernized Ceremonial!!
09:30am – 10:00am Final Preparation Meeting
10:00am – 11:30am Candidate Registration & Interviews
11:30am – 12:50pm Candidates & Lady’s Luncheon in A&B $15 per person - RSVP at the Office at 816-923-1975
12:50pm – 1:00pm Brief break 1:00pm – 2:00pm Hospital Presentation for the ladies in A&B 1:00pm – 1:30pm 1st Section in Bennett
1:30pm – 3:00pm 2nd Section in Bennett
2:00pm – 3:00pm Entertainment for the ladies in A & B 3:00pm – 3:30pm Setup Static
Display of Flags of the 50 States in Bennett Setup for Arch Production in Bennett
3:00pm – 3:30pm Setup Patio for Pub Crawl
3:30pm – 04:00pm Nobles & Guests Begin Arriving in Bennett 3:45pm Candidates & Ladies pick up fez & packet & Line up at back of Bennett
4:00pm-4:15pm Introductions and Opening Ceremony
4:15pm-5:00pm Arch Production
5:00pm-???? Pub crawl begins with food being served on the outside Patio as a part of the Unit & Club Displays. DJ & Karaoke on the Patio and everyone celebrates with the new Nobles.

All Candidate Petitions and accompanying fees must be turned in to the Business Office by 7:00 pm on October 8, 2014.
NO LAST MINUTE PETITIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!
Dues & Initiation Fees total $202.50 including Fez & Shriners Gift Pack.
Have you bought your 2014 Circus Pins yet?
Cost: $20 each
Help send a child to the Circus
Purchase your Mom & Dad pins at the office
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Nobles receive 25 crown jewel points for each pin purchase up to 500 points.
Circus Pin purchases are recognized in the Shrine News.
2014 Circus T-Shirts $20 each
FUND RAISER FOR ANY GROUP
Simply sell circus tickets to your friends and family
Sell Circus Tickets for $10.00 - Keep $3.00 of each ticket
Contact Ararat Office: 816.923.1975
Link: Circus Ticket Flyer
CIRCUS CREDIT CAMPAIGN
Campaign information listed in the flyer below
SAVE THE DATE ---
Put this years SHINER'S EVE PARTY on your calendar!!!!
Anna Harrington continues her walk across the nation on behalf of Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Her amazing journey will take her over 3400 miles across America visiting Shriner's Hospitals on foot!!!
Follow Anna and cheer her on her cross-country journey.
Voice Alert Fire Warning Alert System w/Custom Message Recording
Alert Works® a leading manufacturer of safety devices that ALERT you to impending danger designs and produce high quality safety products with the purpose of protecting your family and home, as well as your piece of mind. Our goal is to offer devices that provide advance warning so you and your family will have extra time to escape life threatening danger.

Help Shriners Hospitals for Children by keeping your love ones safe.
More information on fire safety contact Ararat Shrine Center 816-923-1975
Or just let one of the ladies list below know:
Fundraiser: Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America 2015 Mid States Unit
$15.00 per unit includes 8 “AA” batteries
To purchase Smoke Alarm contact any LOSNA Lady, Or Call
Jan Hess 816- 785-9742
Laurie Brewer 816-255-0416
Lynne Cooper 816- 510-4509
Glenna Wheelbarger 816-797-1966
The Childcare Room is available for Units/Clubs to use during their functions, giving parents/guardians the opportunity to attend functions, while knowing their children are safe and happy!

Units/Clubs: There is an $80 fee for use of the room during your function. This pays for 2 childcare workers. If you provide your own workers (minimum 2 required), the fee is waived, and you are responsible for paying them directly. Contact Barbie Johnson (816-591-1357) to reserve the room, 30 days notice is requested. There will be a fee box located in the childcare room for the $5 per child fee, plus and any additional donations, paid the night of your function. This money will be used for room upkeep and supplies. Please clean up after each use: place all bedding/linens in laundry bag, sweep floors, wipe down surfaces with disinfectant, and pick up all trash and toys.

Parents/Guardians:  Fee is $5 per child, per event - which is used to stock snacks, drinks, activity supplies, toys, linens & cleaning products, so we are able to provide your children with a fun, clean, safe, comfortable environment.

Please clean up after each use: place all bedding/linens in laundry bag, sweep floors, wipe down surfaces with disinfectant, and pick up all trash and toys. Parents/Guardians: A $10 donation per child is kindly suggested. It is used to stock snacks, drinks, activity
supplies, toys, linens & cleaning products, so we are able to provide your children with a fun, clean, safe, comfortable environment.
If you haven't checked out the Shrine Photos you should do so and as usual thank the Dowdys for their fine efforts in contributing many of the photos of events on the website.
Don't forget to call the restaurant office to host your next get together. The Shrine can support your small card groups to large parties of 10 to 1,000 and make them a success.
For more information call at 816.923.1995
 
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