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Join the House of the Temple for #MuseumWeek 2016!

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

The House of the Temple in Washington, DC (aka @MasonicMuseum) is excited to be part of #MuseumWeek 2016. #MuseumWeek is a Twitter-based, social media campaign designed to generate excitement about museums and libraries of all sizes and types—all over the world. This year’s event will take place March 28–April 3, 2016.

#MuseumWeek connects this vast network of museums and libraries through a series of shared hashtags*, and each day has its own unique focus.

This year’s themes are:

Monday: #secretsMW Tuesday: #peopleMW Wednesday: [...]


Save the Date for the 2016 RiteCare Scottish Rite Childhood Language Program Conference

February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016

This year’s national conference on childhood speech, language, and literacy will be held October 13–15, 2016 at

Doubletree by Hilton – Denver 3203 Quebec St. Denver, CO 80207

Registration and hotel reservation information will follow in late spring. Please follow our social media pages, web site, and The Scottish Rite Journal for updates.

We hope you will join us for this exciting event!


It’s Scottish Rite Scholarship Time!

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

The application forms for the Shepherd, Hilburn, and Public School Administration Scholarships are now LIVE. Please note the application deadlines for these scholarships are March 31, 2016.

For more information, please visit our Scholarships page.


Registration for 2016 SR Workshops is OPEN.

November 3, 2015
November 3, 2015

Online registration for the 2016 Scottish Rite Workshops is now LIVE. For more information and to register, please visit our “Meetings and Workshops” page.

We look forward to seeing you in 2016!


SRChirp & Apple iOS 9.0.1 Compatibility Issues

September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015

Scottish Rite Brethren, many of you already may be aware that Apple’s iOS 9.0.1 upgrade has caused certain app compatibility issues. Unfortunately, these problems have affected the SR Chirp personal communication and messaging utility app.

The Membership Services department has submitted the new build with iOS 9 support to Apple for review.

The current approval wait time is a little over six days, so we believe the repair should be in Apple’s App Store early in the week of Oct. [...]