2023 Joint York Rite Session

The Session will be held at the Honey Creek Resort located at:

Honey Creek Resort
12633 Resort Drive
Moravia, IA 52571 

Honey Creek Resort

To get the special room rate call Vanessa at 641-724-1407 refer to the Iowa York Rite DO NOT CALL THE HOTEL

Joint York Rite 2023Sessions Schedule


1:00        Chapter Jurisprudence Committee Meeting

2:00        Council Jurisprudence Committee Meeting

3:00        Commandery Jurisprudence Committee Meeting

4:00        K.Y.C.H. Meeting

4:00-6:30   Registration and Credentials Desk open

4:30        H.R.A.K.T.P. Meeting

5:00        Joint York Rite College Meeting

5:30        Red Cross of Constantine Meeting

6:00        K.C.T. Meeting

7:00        Welcome Dinner – Joint Grand Officers and Ladies Dinner (On-site) – others on your own


Thursday:            Breakfast on your own

7:00        Registration and Credentials Desk open

8:00        Ceremonial Public Grand Opening – Posting of Colors.  Introduction of Distinguished Visitors       with “Honor Guard” and Public Memorial Service for all York Rite bodies (Necrology Service)

9:30        Grand Convocation Grand Chapter Royal Arch Masons

12:00     Joint Lunch

1:15        Finish business – Installation and Pictures of Grand Chapter Officers

2:00        Hospitality Room Open

4:00        Holy Order of High Priesthood

6:00        Tailgate dinner (On Site)


Friday:                  Breakfast on your own

7:00        Registration and Credentials Desk open

8:00        Commandery Revelry

9:00        Convene Grand Commandery

11:45     Recess-Joint Lunch (On Site)

12:45     T.S. Parvin Committee Meeting (Private)

1:15        Reconvene – Finish business

1:30        Ladies Program TBD

3:00        Installation and Pictures of Commandery Officers – Pictures of Distinguished Guests

4:00        Past-Commanders Association

5:00        New Grand Commandery Officers Meeting

5:00        Change room over for Grand Council session

5:30        Social – Cash Bar

6:15        Grand Joint Banquet

7:30        Adult Hospitality Room Open



                Breakfast on your own

7:00        Registration and Credentials Desk open

7:00        Thrice Illustrious Master

8:15        Grand Assembly Grand Council

11:15     Installation – Grand Council OfficersPictures


NOTE: Need to be packed up and out by 1:00 PM

Check out and have a safe trip home