Who The O.G.A. Is

We welcome you to the official Website of The Ohio Grotto Association.

This Website is intended to be a valuable tool of COMMUNICATION with the Prophets throughout the realm.

We hope this site is of value to you and we welcome any comments or information you might have in order to make this site a better tool for you.

About the OGA

Member Grottoes

Of the O.G.A.

Acacia Grotto

Instituted September 8, 1949

Regular stated session held on the 3rd Thursday of each month 7:30PM, except for January, February, and March.

Meets at Masonic Hall, 15 East First St, Oil City, PA 16301.

Mailing Address: PO Box 821 Oil City, PA 16301 Phone: 814-676-1155

Dinner before each meeting. Please refer to the O.G.A. Calendar as to where the dinner is to be before each meeting. Acacia Grotto will pay for the dinners for Master Masons and prospective member and their Ladies.


Achbar Grotto

Instituted April 10, 1910

Regular stated session held on the 4th Wednesday of each month 7:30PM, except July & August, 2nd. Wed. in December.

Meet at 4100 East Main St., Whitehall, OH 43213

Email AchbarGrotto@insight.rr.com


Al Sirat Grotto

Instituted October 31, 1904

Regular stated session held on the 2nd Monday of each month, 7:30PM, except July & August.

Meet at Cleveland Masonic Temple, 3615 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44115. Phone: 216-431-9522

Mailing address:
3615 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2527


Ali Baba Grotto

Instituted May 2, 1923

Regular stated session held on the 3rd Friday of each month, 7:30PM, Except July and August.

Meet at 770 Perkins - Jones Rd. Warren, OH 44483.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 468
Warren, OH 44482-0468
Phone: 330-372-1383

The first Thursday of each month is the PACKARD BREAKFAST.


Amrou Grotto

Instituted June 17, 1912

Regular stated session held on the2nd Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM.

Meet at 2560 Old River Rd. Zanesville, OH 43701

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 626
Zanesville, OH 43702-0626.
Phone: 740-452-2897

Email jrcolling@columbus.rr.com


Aut Mori Grotto

Instituted October 8, 1921

Regular stated session held on the 1st Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM, except July & August.

Meet at: 563 North Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown, OH 44509

Dinner at 6:00pm before the meeting

Mailing address:
P.O.Box 3422
Boardman, OH 44513-3422

Email pudgecraig@aol.com


Baku Grotto

Instituted September 16, 1921

Regular stated session held on the 1st Friday of each month 7:30PM.

Meet at 747 South Main Street, Mansfield, OH 44907-1636

Mailing address:
P.O.Box 3840
Mansfield, OH 44094-3840
Phone: 419-756-5742

All meetings proceeded by dinner at 6:30PM.

Email Grottobakusec@winconnect.com
E-mail Secretary: dberry9650@yahoo.com
E-mail Monarch: BSEABURN@columbus.rr.com


Ben Bey Grotto

Instituted June 13, 1946

Regular stated session held on the1st Thursday of each month, 7:30PM, 6:30PM Dinner.

Meet at Spider Ridge off Old Rt. 50 Parkersburg, WV 26101.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1613
Parkerburg, WV 26101.
Phone: 304-865-1285

Email BenBeyGrotto@casinternet.net


Caliph Grotto

Instituted June 12, 1965

Regular stated session held on the 4th Monday of each month, 7:30PM, except July & August.

Meet at Elks Lodge, 38860 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio.

Mailing address:
37846 Sharpe Ct.
Willoughby, OH 44094.
Phone: 440-946-2334

Email ogasecretary@sbcglobal.net

Park in the bank parking lot behind our building and come in the back door.


El Karan Grotto

Instituted November 10, 1911

Regular stated session held on the 4th Thursday of each month, 7:30PM, except January & February. On the 3rd Thursday in November & December due to the holidays.

Meet at Sager Lodge #513, 1930 Swaney Rd, Lafayette, OH 45801.

Please send all correspondence to the Secretary's Address:
Donald E. Shellenbarger, PM
6710 Bellefontaine Rd.
Harrod, OH 45852.
Phone: 419-648-6674


El Rey Grotto

Instituted October 1, 1947

Regular stated session held on the 2nd Friday of each month, 7:30PM, except January & February.

Meet at Oberlin Masonic Lodge #380 on St. Rt. 58 Just north of Oberlin, Ohio. 12354 Levitt Rd.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 398
Elyria, OH 44036-0398
Phone: 440-324-2954

Free dinner for all Prophets after Stated meetings.

Email mysticscroll@outlook.com


Islam Grotto

Regular stated sessions held on 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:30 PM

Meet at: 3579 Masonic Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Phone: 412-276-3938


Kam Ram Grotto

Instituted September 18, 1948

Regular stated session held on the 2nd Thursday of each month 7:30PM, except January & February. Dinner at 6:30PM by R.S.V.P. to Don Weaver: 740-397-8128 or John Price: 740-392-3438.

Meet at Mt. Vernon Masonic Complex, 1451 Gambier Rd.. Mt. Vernon, Ohio.

Please send all correspondence to the Secretary's address:
John D. Price
1184 Apple Valley Dr.
Howard, OH 43028.
Phone 740-392-0666

(The new facility is at the Ohio Eastern Star Home campus on Rt. 229, 2 miles East of Mt. Vernon.)

Email John D. Price


Khana Shahar Grotto

Instituted January 24, 1938

Regular stated session held on the 4th Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM, except January and Febuary

Meet at Red Star Lodge 205 Knights of Pythias Hall, 1583 E. Hight St. Springfield, OH 45505.

Please send all correspondence to the Secretary's address:
Marty Trent
4267 S. Xenia Dr.
Enon, Ohio 45323-1648

Email Marty Trent


Kishmee Grotto

Instituted June 21, 1921

Regular stated session held on the 4th Tuesday of each month 8:00PM, Dinner at 7PM.

Meet at Florence Elks Club, 7704 Dixie Hwy. Florence, KY 41042. Phone 859-866-6372.

Please send all correspondence to the Secretary's address:
William Fisher, PM
221 Ridgwoood Place
Fort Thomas, KY 41075-1649


Kismet Grotto

Instituted June 20, 1944

Regular stated session held on the 3rd Thursday of each month 7:30PM.

Meet at 19439 U.S.Hwy. 6819, Saegertown, PA 16433.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 323
Edinboro, PA 16412
Phone: 814-763-3138

Email Monarch Dale R. Hill: dalehwy86@gmail.com
Email Secretary Larry Shelhamerlshelh47@gmail.com


Nazir Grotto

Instituted November 19, 1920

Regular stated session held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM.

Meet at: 1717 6th. St. SW, Canton, OH 44706

Mailing address: Same.
Phone: 330-558-8323


Oola Khan Grotto

Instituted March 4, 1921

Regular stated session held on the 1st Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM.

Meet at E.T. Carson Lodge #598 -218 Ludlow Ave.Cincinnati, OH . 45220

Please send all correspondence to:
218 Ludlow Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45220

Email HarryKHarr@aol.com


Ormus Grotto

Instituted May 25, 1908

Regular stated session held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 7:30PM, except December, January & February.

Meet at Beaver Valley Masonic Lodge - 3565 Dayton-Xenia Rd. Dayton, OH 45432.

Please send all correspondence to the Secretary's address:
William Broomhall, PM
3550 De Weese Parkway
Dayton, OH 45414.


O-Ton-Ta-La Grotto

Instituted June 19, 1911

Regular stated session held on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7:30PM except July & August.

Meet at Northern Light Masonic Lodge #40, 119 West Wayne Street, Maumee, OH 43537.

Please send all correspondence to:
PO Box 831
Maumee, OH 43537.

Email: Josh Anderson, PM

Dinner at 6:30pm on meeting nights at the Elk's Hall, two doors down from the Lodge Building.


Singara Grotto

Instituted July 12, 1923

Regular stated session held on the 1st Thursday of each month, at7:30PM, except July & August.

Meet at Eagles Club, 1235 Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 968
Sandusky, OH 44871-0968.
Phone: 567-267-0724

Email Mark McCombs


Teheran Grotto

Instituted March 19, 1925

Regular stated session held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7:30PM, except June, July & August.

Meet at Teheran Grotto, 124 Waterworks Rd. Newark, OH 43058.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 4143
Newark, OH 43058-4143.
Phone: 740-366-2691


Yusef Khan Grotto

Instituted March 17, 1911

Regular stated session held on the 2nd Thursday of each month, 7:30pm, except July & August.

Meet at: Yusef Khan Grotto, 619 Northwest Ave, Tallmadge, OH 44278

Phone: 330-928-3162