Jan McKeown, an instructional and technology coach at Lefler Middle School – who says the secret of good teaching is caring enough to bring your A-game every day – will now forever be known as the Scottish Rite’s 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year.
“I can’t believe it, [the Scottish Rite Teacher of the Year award] has always been on my bucket list, this is just such a big deal,” she said through her tears. . .
The Valley of Lincoln participated in the Lincoln Community Foundation’s Give to Lincoln Day on May 18, 2017. 366 non-profits raised a record $3.7 million dollars from about 17,000 individual donors in a day of giving, sharing a pool of $350,000 matching dollars! The Lincoln Valley raised $3,700 for our philanthropies. . .
As part of Venerable Master Jerry Pigsley’s plan to create an active Valley, the Lincoln Scottish Rite celebrated a Table Lodge on Wednesday, April 19th. Thirty Brethren attended a raucous evenings, with traditional toasts, excellent food, and great fellowship! . . .