The mission of Boumi Temple when it was founded was to have a place in Baltimore where Masons could go to play. The idea for Shriners Hospital for Children was conceived in 1921. Since that time, the Shriners Hospitals for Children has grown into a system of 22 hospitals. 

ADDRESS

410-391-6400

5050 King Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21237

office@boumishriners.com

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CLUBS

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Amateur Radio Club

This isn't your granddad's HAM radio.

President John S English

Email: aa3ow@verizon.net

Phone: 410-665-4980

When your Vonage, Comcast, or FiOS phone line goes dead because of a storm or power failure, "who ya gonna call???" NOBODY!!!

Amateur radio is the only system of communications that is resilient to storms and disruptions to the power and communications grid and works as long as your batteries or home generator hold up. 

The Radio Club meets at 6 p.m. at Boumi on Business Meeting Nights.

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Aslaks

A good meal before the business meeting

President Raymond Lunn

Email: ravensfanray@hotmail.com

Phone: 410-499-2430

The Aslaks host an "open to the nobility and their ladies" dinner beginning at 5:45 p.m. preceding each Boumi Business meeting held at the Temple. Please call the office if you are planning to attend so they have enough for everyone!

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Boumi Shiners

Brew Club, Taproom No. 29

Cellar Master David Ente

Email: pag1104@yahoo.com

Phone: 410-530-2496

Here members can explore their hobby of home brewing through the promotion and education of brewing beer, wine making, & other home brewing activities.

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Catonsville Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Howard, Northern Anne Arundel, & Southern Baltimore Counties

President Paul Reinke, P.P.

Email: kustomheatandac@msn.com

Phone: 410-977-3971

The Catonsville Shrine Club meets every 3rd Thursday of the month (except July/Aug.) at 6 p.m. Call the club president for meeting location and details.

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Cig-Car Club

Cigars & Classic Cars

President Karl Ballwanz

Email: kfballwanz@gmail.com

Phone: 443-324-5507

The Cig-Car Club meets on the last Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.

It is open to any Shriner who has in interest in cigars and/or owns a classic, show, or interesting car. Be a part of this group and show the pride you have in your ride! 

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Dundalk Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Dundalk

President Sammie Turner

Email: turnersmm@aol.com

Phone: 443-622-3878

The Dundalk Shrine Club meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month (except June/Aug./Nov./Dec.) at noon at the Boulevard Diner, 1660 Merritt Blvd., Dundalk, MD 21222.

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Golf Club

FORE!

President Joe Nason

Email: pjnason@verizon.net

Phone: 443-421-0240

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Hamilton Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to the Hamilton Neighborhood in Baltimore

President Gary Johnson

Email: johnson-gary@broadstripe.net

Phone: 410-440-1424

The Hamilton Shrine Club meets on the 4th Thursday of the month (except July/Aug.) at 6 p.m. Call the club president for meeting location and details. 

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Knights of Mecca

Past Masters Ritual Team

President Jonathan Strickler

Email: jonathan.strickler@verizon.net

Phone: 410-207-1110

The Knights of Mecca is a club composed of Blue Lodge Past Masters. The Boumi Shriners Knights of Mecca serve as the Potentate's ritual team in the blue lodges by conferring the Master Mason degree at the request of the lodge's Worshipful Master. 

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Model Railroad Club

Make it a Train Day

President Charlie Hill

Email: hillc9064@gmail.com

Phone: 714-351-2260

The Model Railroad Club meets the last Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. (except Jul/Aug/Dec)

Ocean City Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Ocean City

President Robert Reese

Email: rfr06150@gmail.com

Phone:443-745-8873

The Ocean City Shrine Club meets on the last Friday of the month (except Feb.) at 6 p.m. at OC 360 Eats & Drinks on top of the Fenwick Inn, 13801 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842.

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Scimeter Club

The Oldest Club at Boumi!

President Ron Burdynski

Email: rburdynski43@gmail.com

Phone: 410-977-3971

The Scimeter Club meets on the 1st Monday of the month (except July/Aug.) at 6 p.m.

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Stewards

Preparing food for the Wednesday Luncheons and refreshments after each Boumi Business Meeting

Chief Charles Hill

Email: hillc9064@gmail.com

Phone: 714-351-2260

One thing that can be said about most nobles is that they like FOOD. Some like to eat, some like to cook, and a few even like pitching in to provide a meal for the rest of the nobility. It is that last group of nobles that we need more of.

The Stewards meet on Boumi business meeting nights at 6 p.m. in the kitchen. Where else would you expect them to meet?

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Western Maryland Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Carroll County

President Charles Smith

Email: chasr85@gmail.com

Phone: 410-756-2317

The Western Maryland Shrine Club meets on the 2nd Monday of the month (except July/Aug.) at the Blues Bistro, 330 140 Village Road, Westminster, MD 21157.

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Ambassadors

The Ambassadors are dedicated Shriners who represent Boumi at their Blue Lodges

Chief Wayne Penley

Email: majorpipes@gmail.com

Phone: 443-250-3031

The Ambassadors meet every 1st Thursday at 6 p.m.

Music Set

Blues Band

Bringin' the Blues back to Boumi

President Andy Anders

Email: aw.anders@comcast.net

Phone: 410-296-1668

The Boumi Blues Band provides music to events like the Boumi Carnival, the MASA hospitality room and whenever we need to have great music to party with. If you still have your bass, your guitar, etc., and want to play again, just give the president a call. 

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Chester River Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Chester River

President Russell Parks

Email: russell.parks69@gmail.com

Phone: 302-222-2716

The Chester River Shrine Club meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month (except July/Aug.) at 7 p.m. Call the club president for meeting location and details.

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Director Staff

Diligent & Dedicated work for Boumi

Director Wallace Dodson

Email: wedodson2013@gmail.com

Phone: 410-463-1613

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Eastern Shore Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to the Eastern Shore

President Robert Purnell Jr

Email: purnellelectric@gmail.com

Phone: 443-235-1129

The Eastern Shore Shrine Club meets the 1st Wednesday of the month (except Jul/Aug.) at 7 p.m. Call the club president for meeting location and details.

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Gun Club

Trap Shooting

President Ed DeWaters

Email: edwardsofheathcoate@gmail.com

Phone: 410-529-3553

The Gun Club meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month at 8:30 a.m. at Carney Gun Club, 9721 Hilltop Drive, Parkville, MD 21234. Meeting exceptions are 5/18, 7/20, 8/17, 10/19.

The purpose of BSGC is to specifically promote interest in trap shooting amongst the nobility and provide another means for our brothers to enjoy the camaraderie of their shrine brothers and wholesome competition. 

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Hillbilly Clan 67

Collecting Cans & Tabs for the Hospital

Rabban of Clan Vernon Young Jr

Email: k3vy4@aol.com

Phone: 443-504-9030

The Hillbilly Clan No. 67 meets on the 3rd Tuesday of odd months (not July) at 7:30 p.m. in the Legion of Honor Unit Room.

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Luncheon Club

Hot Lunch, Every Wednesday

Chairman John "Fred" Hobine

Email: hobineh@aol.com

Phone: 410-426-6894

The Boumi Luncheon Club meets every Wednesday at noon (except June-Aug.). It's only $5 per person for a great lunch and even better fellowship. Guests are not only welcome, they are encouraged!

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Mounted Patrol

Horses... Big fans of Horses

Captain Dr. John Brooks

Email: jrbdvm74@comcast.net

Phone: 410-746-9836

Boumi's Mounted Patrol hosts the longest running horse show in the state of Maryland and serves as tremendous benefactors to our hospitals and our temple.

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Pa Po Peake Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Southern Maryland

President Dennis Leland

Email: deleland2@verizon.net

Phone: 301-884-3577

Pa-Po-Peake's Board of Directors meet every second Thursday at Thomas J. Shryock Masonic Lodge on Mervill Dean Rd in Hollywood.

We also have an open dinner meeting every third Thursday of the month, except July and August. Please contact the president for the location of the monthly dinner. 

Shepherds

Nobles who transport our children to the Shriners Hospitals for Children

Director Harry Harger

Email: harryharger@comcast.net

Phone: 410-960-9956

We have the greatest hospitals in the world with fantastic doctors, nurses, and therapists, and these men perform a vital part of the care by getting the children to the their surgeries and other appointments. 

There is always a need for dedicated volunteers, so please contact the director if you have some time to spare for this important endeavor.

 

The Shepherds meet at the temple on the 2nd Wednesday of odd months (except July) at 1 p.m., following the Boumi Wednesday Luncheon.

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Susquehanna Shrine Club

Taking Boumi to Harford & Cecil Counties

President Walter Becker

Email: willdawn@yahoo.com

Phone: 410-676-6655

The Susquehanna Shrine Club meets on the 4th Monday of the month (except July/Aug.) at 6 p.m. at various restaurants in Harford and Cecil counties. The dress code is casual / no fez. Contact the club president for meeting locations.

Marina

Yacht Club

A club for yachting enthusiasts

Commodore Ron Parker

Email: rparker@ppsrlaw.com

Phone: 410-591-8872

The Yacht Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month (except June-Aug.) at 7:30 p.m. in the Scimeter Club Room.