The Chico Elks Lodge #423 flag committee is responsible for putting up and taking down the 200 flags that grace our grounds on the following holidays:
Presidents’ Day – third Monday of February
Memorial Day – last Monday in May
Flag Day – June 14 th
Independence Day – July 4th
September 11th – 9/11 Remembrance
Veterans’ Day – November 11th
Pearl Harbor Day – December 7th
Other events and activities in the Chico Elks Lodge #423 Americanism program.
Chico Elks Lodge 423 presents an
Fundraiser for the Purple Pig
October 21st, 2017 6:30-7:30pm
To-Go orders may be arranged 6:30-8pm
$12 donation per person or a Table for 8 at $90 donation
Italian 3 Pasta Buffet
2 Meat Choices
There is a gluten free option and vegan sauce available upon reservation request.
Purchase tickets by October 19th by calling 343-1431.
Please remember to bring your Purple Pig Piggy Banks!!!
What is the Purple Pig?
The Purple Pig is the nickname of the organization California-Hawaii Elks Major Projects Inc. (CHEMPI) which was developed in 1950. CHEMPI is a tax deductible 501c3 charitable organization. The money raised is used to help children with disabilities. These services are free to qualifying families. For more information, go to chea-elks.org and The Purple Pig.
5TH ANNUAL ELKS HALLOWEEN BASH
Friday, October 27th
Music by Kevin Daley
Pizza: Slice $3, Pie $12, Caesar Salad $4,
Open to the public
Purchase tickets at the Office by Oct 20th / $15
or at the door on October 27th
Proceeds to benefit local charities
Chico Elks Lodge 423
1705 Manzanita Avenue in Chico
The annual Elks Americanism Essay Contest is a program of the Elks’ Grand Lodge Fraternal Committee, this contest is for students in 5th through 8th grades and is designed to promote interest and reflection on freedom and liberty.
The theme of this year’s essay is:
“Why Our Veterans Are America’s Heroes?”
Eligible participants must be Students enrolled in the 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade at the time of the contest.
- Essay length is not to exceed 300 words.
- Essay must be typed or legibly printed in ink. Also, Essay must be submitted as written (or typed) by the entrant.
- Essay must be submitted for judging to the Elks Lodge nearest to the address of the entrant. (Schools in the school districts of Chico, Durham, Biggs, Gridley, Hamilton City and Oroville are in the area)
- Student participants must be identified by name, grade, school attending and sponsoring Elks Lodge (Chico Elks Lodge #423) on the Essay.
- Essay should be submitted to Chico Elks Lodge #423 on or before December 15, 2017.
Plaques awarded by the Grand Lodge for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place for national winning essays in Division I and Division II. Winners will be announced at the Grand Lodge Session in San Antonio, Texas, July 1-4, 2018.
Questions & Comments
Questions and comments can be directed to the Chico Elks Lodge #423 Americanism Essay Contest Committee using our contact page.
Online Essay Submission:Essays must be received no later than December 15, 2017. Essays may be submitted using the form below or in person or by mail at the Chico Elks Lodge #423 at 1705 Manzanita Avenue in Chico, CA 95928.
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The Chico Elks Ladies present a
for the benefit of the
Boy Scout Troop 423 and Cub Scouts Pack 423
Eat in or Take Out
Friday September 29th 2017 5:30pm-8pm
at the Chico Elks Lodge 423 located at 1705 Manzanita Avenue in Chico
Adults and Children 11 and older $10
Children 10 and under $7
Live Band Music from 4pm-7pm
The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 582 and The Chico Elks Lodge #423 present
the 17th Annual
“Peoples Choice” Auto, Truck and Bike Show
Saturday September 16th, 2017
at the Chico Elks Lodge #423, 1705 Manzanita Avenue in Chico.
There will be Craft Vendors, Prize Drawing, Raffle, DJ provided Music and Awards.
Check out the VVA 582 on Facebook: facebook.com/vva582
Are you a car enthusiast?
Do you have a car to show for it?
You can register by printing out the form at https://goo.gl/zgDHHH and then send it to the address listed on the form.
VENDORS READ BELOW
Our Annual Car Show bring together crowds you may not be able to reach. This car event will give you a great opportunity to connect with the perfect audience to promote yourself. If interested, please print and fill out the form here: https://goo.gl/Ho8nFe. You can send it to the address listed in the form. Space is limited.