Michigan State Grange
Hosting Regions

Region 1: Barnard, Harbor Springs, Torch Lake, Summit City, Fern, and Oceana Center.

​Region 2: Gratiot, Studley, Burns, Capital, Maple Leaf, Kinney, and Carlisle.

​Region 3: West Oshtemo, Home, Fredonia, Colon, White Pigeon, Burr Oak, and Community.

​Region 4: Mosherville, Adams, North Adrian, Rome, Lime Creek, Pittsfield Union, and Plymouth/Westland.

Michigan State Grange Annual Session
​Hosting Regions Responsibilities

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​version of the responsibilities

Printable PDF of Hosting Region Responsibilities​​​​
(Subject to change)

(Subject to change)

Thursday, October 24
1:00 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. Display Room Opens for entries
4:00 p.m. Committee Meetings
6:00 p.m. Baking Contest Judging
7:00 p.m. Welcome
Baking Contest Auction
Public Speaking Contest​
State Officers/Department Directors
State Officer Practice

Friday, October 25
7:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Open 144th Annual Session in 6th Degree
9:15 a.m. Lower to 4th Degree – admit 4th degree members
Flag Presentation
Roll Call of Officers
Roll Call of Delegates
Welcome by City Officials
Executive Committee Response
Partial Report – Credentials Committee
Adopt Order of Business
9:30 a.m. Lecturer, Family Activities, Junior, Deaf Awareness contest judging
10.00 a.m. Report of Executive Committee
Financial Reports
Proposed Budget
Masters Address
Session Committee Reports
12:00 p.m. Lunch break
12:45 p.m. Foundation Meeting
3:00 p.m. Budget Approval
Speaker: Connie Johnston - Wreaths across America
Session Committee Reports
6:00 p.m. Awards Dinner
7:30 p.m. Call to Order
Memorial Service
Session Committee Reports
Close in 4th degree
6th Degree Practice
5th Degree Practice
Session Committee Meetings

Saturday, October 25
8:30 a.m. Open with 5th Degree
6th Degree
Feast Table
Roll Call of Officers
Session Committee Reports
12:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Call to Order
Roll Call of Officers
Adoption of Friday’s minutes
Unfinished Business
Installation of Officers
4:00 p.m. Closing of 144th Annual Session
7:30 p.m. Annual Banquet
Dedicated Worker/VIP
Youth/ Young Adult Raffle

October 24-26, 2019

Lenawee County Fairgrounds
602 N. Dean Street, Adrian

Hosted by Region 4
(North Adrian, Rome, Adams,
​Mosherville, Pittsfield Union, Plymouth/Westland Granges)


Meals to be announced

Friday: Awards Dinner
Saturday: Annual Banquet

​Meal prices and menus
​are not available at this

Lunches for Friday and Saturday will be available at the Convention site by
The Hosting Region
Donations will be accepted.

Hotel choices are on your own:

Carleton Lodge
1629 W. Maumee Street, Adrian

Super 8
1091 US Highway 223, Adrian

1575 W. Maumee Street, Adrian

Holiday Inn Express
1077 W. US 223, Adrian