Hello fellow Elks, I am honored to introduce myself, Bill Medlen II, as your Exalted Ruler for the next lodge year. Although I have only been a member for a short period of time, I have fallen in love with this lodge. I am thankful for the friends I’ve made and the people I have […]
The Elyria Elks Lodge #465
We’re a proud member in good standing of the National Fraternal Order of Elks organization. Our lodge supports and is aligned to the philosophies, core values and charitable efforts defined by the national organization. The lodge is located in the heart of downtown Elyria, Ohio, just a few steps away from Ely Square. It was built for the sole purpose of an Elks lodge in 1911. It originally had a ballroom on the 3rd floor which has now been converted to a bowling alley.
A big “Thank You” goes out to lodge member Cindy Marks. Cindy, who is a Physical Therapist Assistant, coordinated a lodge charitable project using the money raised from our Cerebral Palsy golf outing to purchase ponchos, made to fit over a child’s wheelchair. These ponchos make life much easier for the child, parents, therapist, and […]