New Britain Elks Lodge Events

September 2022

Elk’s Lodge Monthly Meetings
Date & Time: September 7th & 21st @ 7:00 PM

Meetings are now back in-person at the lodge. If a hybrid Zoom meeting is offered it will be posted here. PER Deb Scarlett will mediate the online Zoom meetings. You must notify Deb via email to request the Zoom access link.
Members MUST BE IN GOOD STANDING in order to join the Zoom meeting.

Elks Lodge 957 Breakfast to Honor New Britain’s First Responders
Sunday, September 11th from 10am to noon $7 (First Responders Eat Free)

Lodge 957 will be hosting a breakfast from 10-12noon honoring New Britain First Responders form NBFD, PD, and EMS as part of the city’s remembrance of the 21st anniversary of this tragic date. A ceremony will be held at Central Park at 8:46AM noting the time of the first plane into Tower One.

Reservations are needed and a sign up sheet will be posted in the club room. Breakfast is $7.00 prepared by Mary and volunteers. There is no charge for a member if you are a current or former First Responders-in New Britain or elsewhere, but reservations for headcount are needed. The lodge veterans and Americanism committees are proud to support this inaugural, citywide recognition ceremony generated by the New Britain Veterans Commission and Council
The cutoff date for meal tickets at the lodge or online is Wednesday, September 7th respectively by noon!!

Steak Night
Monday, September 12th at 6:00 pm $20

Pre-purchase of a meal ticket is required at the lodge or by clicking here to pay online!!
To-go or dine-in seating available. Reservation sign-up sheet at the lodge.
The cutoff date to purchase meal tickets at the lodge or online is Wednesday September 7th respectively by noon!!

POW/MIA Remembrance Day Ritual
Friday, September 16th @ 6pm
Elks will always support and remember our veterans!!! More information on the POW / MIA can be found here….

Comedy Night with Moose Hill and Friends Dennis Stratford and AJ Hapenny
Saturday, September 17th at 6:00 pm dinner and 7:00 pm Show $25

Pre-purchase of a comedy show and meal ticket is required at the lodge or by clicking here to pay online!!
Dinner will consist of chicken, roasted potatoes, vegetable and a roll. All proceeds go to support the State Major Projects and ENF!!
The cutoff date for meal tickets at the lodge or online is Wednesday, September 14th respectively by noon!!

Promote your business or companies business with a sponsor sign displayed at the course for $100. Applications available at the lodge or clicking here to download and print. Click here to download and print the 2022 Elks 957 golf tournament brochure. Pre-purchase of the 2022 Elks 957 Golf Tournament reservation fees is required at the lodge or by clicking here to pay online!!

“This year’s golf tournament is being played in honor of long time golf committee member and Co-Chairman Andy Ryiz”

**** REMINDER: Any player that has NOT paid NO registration money will be collected the day of the golf tournament. You must prepay at the lodge bar or online to be confirmed. ****

First Responders Recognition Ceremony
Wednesday, September 21st at 7:00 pm during the Lodge Meeting

Lodge 957 is proud to have as members many who served as first responders to the cities and towns of our charter area, AND we want to recognize you at our Wednesday, September 21st lodge meeting. Exalted Ruler Jim Searle will present you with an Official Elks pin honoring first responder members both active and retired. Please email Tom Higgins to RSVP if you can attend in person or to receive a pin.. Even if you cannot attend the ceremony the pin will be sent to you in recognition of the Lodge pride in your service.

Yoga Night at the Elks Lodge
Thursday, September 22nd @ 6:30 pm $20
Sip and Pose with your fellow Elks and friends!!!

Old Hat Troubadour Band
Saturday, September 24th @ 6pm to 9pm
Enjoy some great music from Bill Morrel & Friends with your fellow Elks and guests!!!

It’s Time for Taco Tuesday at the Elks Lodge
Tuesday, September 27th @ 5pm until we run out!!
Tacos are three for $5. Enjoy them to-go or dine-in!!

Wednesdays Homemade Delicious Food at the Lodge
Join us every Wednesday at 6pm!
A different meal will be served each week cooked by one of our lodge volunteers !!
Please check the lodge Facebook page or call the lodge for details. Reservations are needed! Sign-up sheet at the lodge.
If you would like to volunteer to cook a meal at the lodge contact Andrea Slifka our House Committee chairperson!!

$10 eat in or to go!
Meal selections subject to change.

If you need to cancel your dinner reservation you must call the lodge to let them know at 860-223-2027

Lodge 957 Happy Thirsty Thursday’s
Join us every Thursday from 3pm to 6pm!
Drink specials and half price appetizers available!
Specials will be announced or when posted on Facebook !!

Friday Fun Night’s at the Lodge – Come on down and support your local lodge!!
Food and drink specials varies weekly. Please check the lodge Facebook page or call the lodge for details. We are open from 3pm to 8pm!!

The Band with No Name returns on Fridays from 5 pm to 7pm!!

Saturday at the Lodge – Hot dogs served at noon until we run out!!
Enjoy a delicious New Britain’s Martin Rosol’s hot dog and Mary’s sought after chili…..

Sunday Sports – Food & Brews
NFL Returns starting on September 11th!! Appetizer buffet $10!!

Join us every Sunday from 11am to 6pm!
Drink specials and food available!

Most sporting games can be shown at the bar areas, parlor or in the lodge rear parking lot garage lounge!!!

We have the NFL package and seven (7) Tv’s so every game is on!! We have $2 domestic pint drafts and food/appetizers specials weekly! Check out the New Britain Elks 957 Facebook page for updated weekly specials!!

Upcoming Events

Setback League Returns
In October 2022!! Save the date!!
Planning meeting scheduled on Thursday, October 13, 2022 time TBA

Prime Rib Dinner
More details TBA. Tentatively looking at holding this function on the weekend of Friday, October 28th @ 6:00 pm $25
Menu consists of a deliciously seasoned and cooked prime rib, a baked potato, salad and a roll. Reservations required at sign up sheet at the lodge or by paying online. All payments must be made in advance at the lodge or online by clicking here. Contact Lodge Trustee Patrik Buden with any questions.

Bowling Tournament
Saturday, November 5th (Save the date) Time TBD
Venue and more details to be announced at a later date.
Email Paul Tesz or Tom Farrelly for online sign-up or for more information. A sign-up sheet will also be posted at the lodge.

Musical Bingo with DJ Ghost
TBA: 6 pm to 9 pm
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More future events will be posted soon as they become available!!!

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