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Celebrating 120 years
Pioneer Chapter No. 28, Order of the Eastern Star, celebrated its 120th anniversary Feb. 25 with a birthday party. Darline Locati, Worthy Matron, opened the meeting with a welcome to members and visitors.
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world in which both men and women can belong.
Its international headquarters is located in Washington, D.C.
Pioneer Chapter meets at the Waluga Masonic Lodge on Second Street in Lake Oswego and has a long and colorful history of charitable work within the community.
Its largest single philanthropic project is cancer research followed by scholarship assistance to college students.
For more information on OES, contact John or Mary Lou Olson at 503-655-7190 or visit oregonoes.org.