Montana Elks News

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State Hoop Shoot

CHAMPIONS CROWNED IN ELKS “HOOP SHOOT” STATE COMPETITION On Saturday February 3, three girls and three boys, ages 8-13, were crowned Champions at the Montana Elks State “Hoop Shoot”® free throw contest, which took place at Park High School in Livingston, MT First,...

Announcing Officers Elected During the Mid-winter Session

Announcing Officers Elected During the Mid-winter Session

The Montana State Elks Association is excited to announce its newly elected officers who will lead the organization in the upcoming term. The elected officers and their respective positions are as follows: President: Gordon Sirrine 1st Vice President: Jim Harter 2nd...

Why do Elks Wear Red Shirts on Fridays?

Why do Elks Wear Red Shirts on Fridays?

Many of you have asked about “Red Shirt Friday” and how it started. Here is the story as it was introduced in Washington and Alaska. I believe it was February 2004, when Mike Manning, Director of the “Elks National Veterans Service Commission”, handed out the attached...

Travel Packet for National Convention in Austin TX

Travel Packet for National Convention in Austin TX

Discover the Excitement of Austin, TX with the Montana State Elks at the National Convention! The highly anticipated Elks National Convention is just around the corner, and this year, it's taking place in the dynamic city of Austin, Texas. Dive into the vibrant...