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Welcome from the Exalted Ruler

Exalted Ruler Leonard I would like to thank you for visiting the Denver Elks Website.  Please feel free to browse and see what we are all about.  If you are ever in our neighborhood, please stop by and allow us to share our legendary Rocky Mountain hospitality . . . and you'll discover why Denver Elks Lodge No. 17  is  "The Mother Lodge of the Rockies."

Leonard "Mo" Molberg
Exalted Ruler




Congratulations to John D. Amen, Grand Exalted Ruler 2014-2015
Congratulations to one of Denver 17's own, John D. Amen, who has been elected Grand Exalted Ruler 2014-2015. 

Best wishes on a successful year, John!







Congratulations to Kelly Thomas Denver 17 Charity Queen 2014-2015Congratulations to Kelly Thomas
Denver Elks Lodge No. 17
Charity Queen 2014-2015



The new queen was crowned at the 65th Charity Ball held on Saturday, November 22, 2014.






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From the Webmaster

Winner:  Colorado State Subordinate Lodge Website Contest for the third consecutive year (2011, 2010, 2009) Denver Elks Lodge No. 17 is deeply grateful and excited to have been chosen a Grand Lodge 5-Star Site in 2014, 2013 and 2012.

We invite your questions or comments, so please drop us a line on our Email Us page or leave a comment in our Guestbook.

Thanks.  Enjoy.

Patrick Wyman
Webmaster
Past Exalted Ruler
(1999-2000; 2012-2013)
 

Random Article About Denver Elks in the Community

Denver and Other Metro Area Elks with ENVSC Donate $6,000+ to Freedom Service Dogs, October 2013
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Random Link

Group:  Veterans
Freedom Service Dogs (Amazing Dogs for Deserving Veterans)
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Amazing Elks Fact of the Day

Fact No. 17:   On Dec. 10, 1941, the Elks lost the Manila Lodge No. 761 to the Japanese invasion, and on Jan. 4, 1942, the Agana, Guam, Lodge No. 1281 was overrun.  489 Elk members and their families spent the remainder of the war in Japanese concentration camps.

 

Almost Amazing Fact of the Day

Fact No. 25:   Crossword puzzles are said to be the "most popular and widespread word game in the world."   The man credited with inventing the crossword puzzle was a journalist named Arthur Wynne from Liverpool.  His first crossword appeared in a Sunday newspaper, the New York World, on December 21, 1913.