Collateral Bodies

Annapolis Lodge is home to both York Rite and The Order of the Eastern Star.  For more information or to contact these collateral bodies, email

The Eastern Star represents both the men and women of the fraternity. 

Order of the Eastern Star Chapter No. 46 (Chartered September 20th 1921)

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at 8 pm.

Annapolis is proud of the fact that all 3 York Rite bodies meet at our temple and all confer excellent ritual. For more information on Maryland York Rite, visit

Mt. Vernon Royal Arch Chapter No. 25 (Chartered November 13th 1871)

The Chapter degrees provide “the rest of the story” and takes the Master Mason through its degrees to complete his journey to becoming a Royal Arch Mason.  Meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30 pm.

Harmony Council No. 20 (Chartered November 10th 1924)

The three degrees of Cryptic Masonry provide additional light to the Royal Arch Mason.  Meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30 pm.

Palestine Commandery No. 7 (Chartered March 15th 1873)

The Knight Templar is a Christian Order in Freemasonry and instructs today’s Templars to revere its lessons and maintain chivalric honor.  Meets 4th Monday of each month at 7:30 pm.