Like most Masonic lodges, Lodge Minto 385 caters for a range of social interests  for members and friends, with a very active golf section and a successful travel group.

The golf section plays regular matches against other lodges, including annual competitions with Lodge Traffalger 223 from Edinburgh and Lodge Perth Royal Arch 122. If you would like to arrange a match please feel free to contact us and your details will be passed to the golf section secretary for response.

Visit to Lodge Caledonia No68 Alicante
A recent picture in 2018 featuring some of the Lodge Minto Regulars.

Our travel group was formed in 2005. We started off with a fantastic visit to Malta.

This was followed by trips to Portugal, Spain (Nerja) and England (Torquay).

In January 2011 we went to Lodge Andrew S MacBride No 237 in Rome Italy.

February 2012 saw the travel group going to Germany. We visited Lodge Forget-me-not 1035 in Monchengladbach, followed by a visit to Lodge Phoenix 847 in Berlin.

In January 2013 we made a repeat trip to Spain to visit our friends in Mallorca at Lodge Ramon llul No 9.

In January 2014, We went to Brussels where we visited Lodge Chevalier Ramsay no.4 and conducted a demonstration of the first degree as worked by Lodge Minto.

In February 2015 we visited Lodge Caledonia No 68 in the province of Valencia near Alicante.

In January 2016 we returned to Germany. We visited Solomon Lodge in Ludwigsburg and conducted a demonstration of the first degree.

For our trip in February 2017, we returned to Spain to see our friends in Lodge Caledonia number 68.

January 2018 saw the Minto travellers going to Poland to visit Lodge Number 3 in Krakow.

In January 2019 we returned to Spain and visited Lodge European Fraternity In Nerja, Spain.

January 2020 will see the Minto Travel Club expand its horizons as we are going to Istanbul to carry out a demonstartion of the first degree.

Visit to Krakow, Poland during January 2018.

Lodge Annual Dance is held on the third Friday in February each year.
Christmas Party Second Sunday in December(for children aged less than 10 years old).
Installation of Office Bearers for the ensuing twelve months. held on the third Saturday in December.

Other social events Planned

Lodge Minto 385 has it’s own bar (downstairs) which is open on Saturday evenings all year round. We’re sure that you will have a very enjoyable evening with a friendly welcome, sing-a-long and bingo etc. The bar is open from 7.00pm. Please get there early as it gets very busy!

Photo Slideshow of trips

Please click below to view a slideshow of past trips.

Lodge visit to Chevalier Ramsay Brussels 2014
Lodge visit to Mallorca 2013
Lodge visit to Germany 2012
Lodge visit to Rome 2011
Lodge visit to Mallorca 2010
Lodge visit to France 2009
Lodge visit to Malta 2005

Visit of RWM from Rome 2011
Visit to Scotland bt Lodge Andrew S McBride no 237