Odd Fellows Junior Lodge

What you do in a Junior Odd Fellows’ Lodge

  • Practice a democratic process,
  • Learn how to conduct a business meeting,
  • Use parliamentary laws,
  • Learn love of your country, your parents and of friends,
  • Associate with boys and girls of your own age, and
  • Serve and share with others in community service

Recreation

  • There are activities at the Odd Fellow and Rebekah Camps for you to enjoy
  • You may plan weekend trips within your lodge
  • You may plan dances and other money making projects
  • You may plan to have entertainment for your parents
  • You may plan anything else that your lodge might enjoy

You Take Part in Meetings Regularly

  • All meetings and group events will be under Adult supervision
  • You will learn to open and close meetings efficiently and with dispatch
  • Ceremonies are used to show the aims and objects of the group

You Become Alert to Community and Civic Needs and Conditions

  • You will learn to know your neighbourhood and its needs
  • You will do your part to promote understanding and cooperation among people of different creeds, colours and races in
  • your community and the world at large

You are helped in your seeking and finding of personal ideals

  • An adequate faith and philosophy of life are necessary for everyone
  • You are encouraged to be active in the church of your choice
  • You learn how ideals are translated into personal living

Requirements for Junior Odd Fellows Membership

  • You must be 10 to 18 years old (some lodges accept 8 to 18 years old)
  • Have good moral character
  • Believe in a Supreme Being
  • Petition a Junior Odd Fellow Lodge for acceptance