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2015 Grand Session

 Grand Worthy Advisor
Janelle vonBirgelen


Theme: Let Rainbow Take You Around the World
Mascot: Dragon Fly
Symbols: Suitcases, Passports, Globes, and Maps
Colors: Purple, Blue, Teal
Flower: Gerber Daisy
Motto: "Stand up for what you believe even if you are standing alone." Sophie Scholl
"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." St. Augustine
Scripture: Romans 12:2 "Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is- his good, pleasing and perfect will."
Service Project: Public Libraries & Literacy
Charity Project: UNICEF
Fun Mascot: Tiara the Triceratops

West Coast GWAs at WA/ID Grand Assembly
OR, CA, WA/ID, NV, GWA Janelle.
GWA Janelle and GWAA Jamie at the WWII Memorial
in Washington, D.C. during Supreme Assembly.

With Ms. Ault, Supreme Royal Matron, Amaranth Inc. at Supreme Assembly.

Alaska delegation at Supreme Assembly in Baltimore, MD.

Oregon's Grand Worthy Advisor Reception.
GWA Susannah (WA/ID), GWA Morgan (OR), GWA Janelle.

Nugget #13 Official Visit

Grand Lodge of Alaska, Free and Accepted Masons
 With 2014-15 Grand Master, Mr. Worel
 With the 2015-2016 Grand Master, Mr. Teninty
 With the Potentate of Al Aska Shrine, Mr. Fratello
With Washington Grand Master, Mr. Roberts
Grand Worthy Advisor Janelle bringing greetings from the Masonic Youth of Alaska
(Photo by Mr. Oaks, Past Potentate, Al Aska Shrine)
Mrs. Hazelton, recipient of this year's Humanitarian Award 
Tiara and Mt. Juneau-Gastineau Lodge's mascot, Jeffery.
Installation with Grand Charity Savannah and GWAA Jamie

Fairbanks #1 Official Visit

Grand Assembly of California, a CandyLand Dream in 2015
with Grand Fidelity and Rep to Alaska, Courtney!
with Supreme Worthy Advisor Mrs. Moody
with the new Rep to Alaska

with JPGWA Lauren and the new GWA Colleen 

The Globetrotting Grand Officers
Back Row: Mrs. vonBirgelen, GMA; Virginia, Grand Chaplain; Mikayla, Grand Love; Hannah, Grand Religion; 
Mrs. Ryder, Grand Nature, PGFaith; Mrs. Webb, Grand Immortality, PGWA (SC); Holly, Grand Fidelity; Mrs. Francione, Grand Patriotism, PGHope; Kayla, Grand Service; Ms. Martin, Grand Confidential Observer, PGRecorder (WA/ID); Ms. Nore, Grand Drill Leader, PGWA.
Front Row: Ms. Hazelton, Grand Faith, JPGWA; Savannah, Grand Charity; GWA Janelle; Jamie, GWAA; Alice, Grand Hope.

The "It's A Small World" Grand Choir

With the future members of Gold Dust Pledge Assembly

Retiring March & Singing the Rainbow Song

Grand Service Project: Making Little Free Libraries

JPGWA Janelle signs the Bible with her parents by her side