Albany Division 5 Major Degree

The John F. Kennedy, Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team will confer The Major Degree of our Order on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at the Albany, AOH Division 5 Hall located at 375 Ontario Street, Albany, NY.  Candidates should report at 12 Noon. Observers should arrive by 12:45 PM. The ceremony will begin promptly at 1:00 PM. Presentable attire is recommended.

Cost:

Degree candidate – $20.00.
Observer – $10.00
Payment may be made at the door.

Cost includes buffet dinner following ceremony.

Please RSVP by January 19, 2020 by contacting Tim Weklar at TimWek@yahoo.com.

View the event flyer here.

Major Degree Planned for Albany

The John F. Kennedy, Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team will confer The Major Degree of our Order on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at the Albany, AOH Division 5 Hall located at 375 Ontario Street, Albany, NY.  Candidates should report at 12 Noon. Observers should arrive by 12:45 PM. The ceremony will begin promptly at 1:00 PM. Presentable attire is recommended.

Cost:

Degree candidate – $20.00.
Observer – $10.00
Payment may be made at the door.

Cost includes buffet dinner following ceremony.

Please RSVP by January 19, 2020 by contacting Tim Weklar at TimWek@yahoo.com.

View the event flyer here.

AOH District #3 Utica – Exemplification of the Major Degree

NYS AOH Vice President John Manning: 

Saturday September 28, 2019 New York State AOH District #3, Utica, NY will be sponsoring a Major Degree in conjunction with the Schenectady Major Degree Team that will be taking place at the “Irish Cultural Center of Utica”, located at 623 Columbia Street, Utica, NY. Candidates are required to be on time by Noon, and all Observers are welcome starting at 12:30 PM. There will be dinner and a cash bar immediately following the Major Degree Ceremony. Please contact Brother Hibernian Owen Cole @ (518) 527-5069 or Past District #3 Director Brother Hibernian Nick Durr @ (315) 520-4714 if you are planning on attending this Major Degree.

Major Degree Planned for Schenectady

The John F. Kennedy, Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team will confer The Major Degree of our Order on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the Schenectady AOH Division 1 Hall located at 1748 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12304.  Candidates should report at 12:00 pm. Ceremony begins at 1:00 pm. The dress code will be “Jacket & Tie”.

Candidates should contact their Division Presidents to reserve a spot in their journey to the inner chamber of True Hibernianism. Division Presidents are asked to submit a list of participating candidates to aoh.schenectady.degree.team@gmail.com.

For additional information, contact aoh.schenectady.degree.team@gmail.com or call the Schenectady Hall at: 518-374-9003.

Schenectady MDT Confers Degrees in Louisville

The Schenectady Major Degree Team conferred the Major Degree to 62 Candidates in Louisville, KY on Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Hibernian presence took root in Schenectady with Division 1 in 1880 and has thrived ever since. The Team Chairman, Michael Glenn noted that the Schenectady Team has been conferring the Ritual for 98 years continuously.

Photo submitted by Michael Glenn

Major Degree Planned for Albany

The John F. Kennedy, Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team will confer The Major Degree of our Order on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at the Albany, AOH Division 5 Hall located at 375 Ontario Street, Albany, NY.  Candidates should report at 11:00 am and no later than 12 Noon! Presentable attire is recommended.

Candidates should contact their Division Presidents to reserve a spot in their journey to the inner chamber of True Hibernianism. Division Presidents are asked to submit a list of participating candidates prior to January 24, 2018 by contacting Tim Weklar at (518) 487-8636 or emailing TimWek@yahoo.com.

Following the Degrees, food and refreshments will be served. With the high cost of food and all the planning involved for such an important occasion as this, we ask that you extend every possible courtesy in keeping us informed on your ability to participate.

Cost is $20.00 for candidates, $10.00 for observers.

View the event flyer here.

Major Degree To Be Held in Binghamton

The John F. Kennedy Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team (MDT) will confer the Major Degrees of the Order on Saturday, May 20, 2017 in St. Patrick’s Church Hall, 9 Leroy St, Binghamton, NY 13905.

Candidates must report at 11:00 am and no later than Noon.

Presentable attire is recommended.

Following the Degrees, food and refreshments will be served. With the high cost of food and all the planning involved for such an important occasion as this, we ask that you extend every possible courtesy in keeping us informed on your ability to participate. Also, please be prepared to pay the $30 fee to help defray these expenses.

Contact your Division President
or
Mark Kadlecik
NYAOH District 7 Director
mkadlecik1@stny.rr.com or 607-729-4561

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Queens County Board Hosts Major Degree Ceremony

 

Pictured in the photo: New York State Vice President Victor J. Vogel, New York State Treasurer & Queens County President John J. Manning, New York State District 5 Director Walter Cooper, and Kings County President Steve Kiernan.

On Sunday February 26, 2017, The John F. Kennedy Division 1 Schenectady Major Degree Team conferred the Major Degrees of the Order. This event was hosted by the Officers and Members of Queens County, NY. In attendance were 80 Brother Hibernians participating as degree team members, candidates, and observers. Forty-one candidates from surrounding counties were inducted into our Order.