In early 2020, the Grand Master, Most Worshipful Douglas V. Jones, after consulting with the Grand Provost, Right Worshipful Jonathan A. Giles, cancelled the remaining Division Leadership Conferences and the Reid James Simmons Leadership Academy.
After consulting with the Grand Lecturer, Right Worshipful Doyle L. Miller, the Grand Master has also sent out information concerning Lodge meetings and functions, the ritual, and illness. (Virtual Lodge Meetings are NOT allowed.)
Visitors to the Masonic Home and its grounds and the Grand Lodge of Virginia and the Library and Museum are also prohibited at this time. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the office of the Grand Lodge of Virginia.
Here are all announcements with the most recent listed first:
Coronavirus Mandates and Limitations Lifted (5/24/21)
Coronavirus and group limitations from the Governor (4/22/21)
Coronavirus and group limitations from the Governor – continued
Coronavirus and group limitations from the Governor
Coronavirus and Lodge Reopenings
Coronavirus and the Craft, Going Forward
Coronavirus, the reopening of Virginia, and Protocol to be followed in our Lodges
Coronavirus and the Reopening of Virginia
Coronavirus and Our Current Status
Coronavirus and Masonic Relief Appeal
Coronavirus and What Masons can do to help
Coronavirus and Lodges conducting Blood Drives dated March 19, 2020
Coronavirus and the Cancellation of ALL Lodge activities, etc. dated March 16, 2020 — Remember, Virtual Lodge Meetings are NOT allowed.
Coronavirus follow-up regarding Lodge activities dated March 13, 2020
Coronavirus and Masonic ritual, a letter from the Grand Lecturer dated March 13, 2020
Coronavirus first response dated March 12, 2020
Coronavirus DLCs cancellations dated March 12, 2020
Also a link to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is provided for up-to-date information.