On Sunday, March 10th, a district-wide initiation ritual was performed at the Kinderhook Elks lodge. Five new members were initiated into the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. The ritual was performed from memory by officers of Kinderhook Lodge, joined by PSVP Deb Minners from Hudson Lodge #787, who stood in as Esquire.

On Tuesday evening, a free community dinner was served at St. Luke's by Kinderhook Elks' PERs association.

On Sunday, February 10th, members of the PERs Association initiated six new members into the Kinderhook Elks.

On Sunday, November 11th, three new members were initiated during the Kinderhook Elks visitation. After the ritual guests were served a roast beef dinner.

On Sunday, June 24th, nine new members were initiated into the Kinderhook Elks.

The Easter Bunny hopped into Kinderhook Village on Saturday. Kids signed up for the soft-toy raffle. Helpers from Kinderhook Elks dispensed candy and ice cream. (Thanks to Stewarts Shops for donating the ice cream every year!)

Officer Installation was followed by dinner and awards ceremony. PER Frank Masten prepared his famous meatloaf for dinner.

On Sunday, Kinderhook Elks initiated five new members. The ritual was performed by the PERs association. Thanks to State Trustee Steve Race and the PERs for an excellent job. Also thanks to Jim Yeager for filling in as Chaplin and John Deane as Organist. Thanks to Heather Samascott for organizing the refreshments.