165th Grand Communication

The 165th Annual Conclave of The Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Texas will be held in Waco, Texas, April 12 - 15, 2018 at the Waco Convention Center (WCC).

Conclave Information:

Forms coming soon.

 


Hotel Information:



Hotel: Waco Hilton, located at 113 South University Parks Drive, Waco 76701


The 165th Annual Conclave of The Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Texas will be held in Waco, Texas, April 12 - 15, 2018 at the Waco Convention Center (WCC). Information regarding the 165th Annual Conclave, will be made available on our website.





Registration will open at Noon on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the Waco Convention Center (WCC). The business session of the Grand Commandery of Texas will be held on Friday, April 12, 2018, beginning at 8:30 am.





Field Drill Competition will be held on the morning of Saturday, April 14, 2018, using a revised schedule for Class A, B, C, and D teams and which will be made available at a later date. Entries should be sent to the Chairman of the Field Drill Committee (see Bulletin #1) ahead of time; however, entries will be accepted for the competition up to the Drill Captains meeting time on Thursday, April 12, 2018.



Ritualistic Competition will be held on the afternoon of Saturday, April 14, 2018, in the Order of the Red Cross. The parts for the competition will be: Sovereign Master, Prince Chancellor, Prince Master of the Palace, Companion Conductor, Warder and Master of Cavalry. The exact portion of the Order for competition will be presented and demonstrated to the Sir Knights by the Templar Instruction Committee on Thursday evening, April 12, 2018, at a time to be determined. Entries should be sent to the Chairman of the Templar Instruction Committee (See Bulletin #1) ahead of time; however, entries will be accepted for the competition up to the meeting time on Thursday, April 12, 2018.




The Annual Banquet will be held on Saturday Evening, April 14, 2018. The Annual Conclave will conclude on Sunday, April 15, 2018, with the Divine/Memorial Service at 8:30 am, followed by the Installation of the 2018-2019, Grand Commandery officers.