South Plainfield Elks Lodge 2298

January 14, 2020

On January 11, 2020 the chair of Youth Activities, Bill Seesselberg from the South Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 was proud to present to Eagle Scout Wyatt R. Gerber a citation to commemorate Wyatt's accomplishment of obtaining the rank of Eagle Scout. As a resident of South Plainfield and a member ...

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On Sunday, November 17, 2019, the South Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 donated to Toys for Tots.  This donation was made possible through the Veterans Committee. Pictured from left to right is Margaret Williams, Lecturing Knight and Veterans Committee person, Christine Sauer, Exalted Ruler, ...

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On October 19, 2019, the South Plainfield Elks Lodge's Soccer Shoot Commitee lead by chair Clem Appravato, held their annual soccer shoot at the South Plainfield Soccer field on Kenneth Ave.  It was well attended n first place winners will go on to this friday's central district shoot.

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On Wednesday, September 4, 2019 the ENF Committee, of the South Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298, headed by Chair Eileen Uken donated Welcome Home Kits to Homeless Vets. This was accomplished by using the Elks National Foundation Spotlight Grant. Homeless Vets will receive these Welcome Home Kits ...

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On June 11, 2019, the Youth Activities Committee, Chair Bill Seesselberg of the So. Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 hosted the Student of the Month dinner. This is an annual event that the So. Plainfield lodge is proud to host. Students from the Grant School wrote essays on Responsibility, Respect, ...

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On June 2, 2019, the Veterans Committee, headed by Chair Lou Peralta of the South Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298, ran their annual picnic at the Menlo Park Veterans Home. The residents enjoyed hot dogs, hamburgers, assorted salads and watermelon.  Just one way that the Elks give back to our ...

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On June 1, 2019, Bill Seesselberg, Chair  of Youth Activities for the So. Plainfield Elks Lodge, No. 2298 had the pleasure of presenting to newly inducted Eagle Scout,  Kyle Griswold, of troop 309, an American flag and certificate.   The flag colors which blend to make a beautiful flag  are like ...

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On Sunday May 12, 2019, the PER Association of the South Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 hosted their annual Mother's Day Breakfast. Every Mom received a carnation. The lodge was mobbed and the breakfast was delicious. It was a ray of sunshine for many local residents who came out and enjoyed ...

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On May 7, 2019, the So. Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 hosted the South Plainfield Poster Contest for Special Children. Four schools from the area participated, Grant, Kennedy, Riley and Roosevelt as well as some campers from Camp Moore (a Elk camp for special children). A total of 79 posters were ...

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On Sunday,  April 28, 2019, the NJ Central District Elks, of which So Plainfield Elks Lodge No. 2298 is a member, had their annual Walk out on Drugs.  This drug awareness program is supported through donations from the Central District Lodges. The program helps educate parents and their children of ...

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On March 26, 2019, the Motorcycle Committee of the So. Plainfield Elks Lodge, No. 2298 hosted a fundraiser to help defray medical expenses for a local 5 year old, Amanda Van Der Werf.  She, her parents and many others came out to partake in such a worthy cause. The Motorcycle Committee, chaired by ...

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On Saturday March 16, 2019, the South Plainfield Elks No. 2298 hosted 22 residents from the Menlo Park Veteran's Home for a St. Patrick's Day Celebration. These veterans enjoyed a traditional corned beef dinner.  First picture, Lou Peralta chairman of the Veterans Committee welcoming the Vets to ...

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On March 5, 2019, ER Christine Sauer of the South Plainfield Elks Lodge presented to Bright Beginnings Learning Center, a check from the lodge's ENF Committee. The donation will help this school for special needs, remodel their playground. From left to right Supervisor of Bright Beginnings Learning ...

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