Welcome To The Eagles

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Welcome To The Eagles

Non-Smoking Facility With Smoking Area Provided



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                Aerie   4080                               

1520 West Wyoming Ave, Hayden Idaho

Phone: 208-772-4901

Hours 2:00 to 10:00



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The Fraternal  Order of Eagles is an international non-profit  organization uniting fraternally

in the sprit of Liberty, Truth, Justice, and Equality. to make human life more desirable by

lessening its ills and promoting peace, prosperity, gladness and hope


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Hayden Eagles Rates for membership


New Members Men  $45.00

Dual  Member          $15.00

Renewal  Men          $30.00

   Women New              $34.00

Renewal Benefit       $20.00

Non Benfit               $19.00

 Dual Member           $10.00

  Membership Now Stands At:

Aerie  571

Aux  451


If you wish to receive your Newsletter and other information via
Email only, please send your first and last name plus your email address
to FOE4080@mail.com.
We have discovered we need to update the database with
both pieces of information to eliminate unnecessary mailings.


Our lodge is in need of 10 card tables.
If you have a gentle used folding card table that you are willing to donate, please drop it by the lodge or call and I will arrange to have it picked up.
Thank you
Karla N
208 661-2342


*********** Taco Wednesday ***********

Starting from 5:00 to 7:30 we will have Taco Wednesday.

 2 Beef  Tacos - Salsa, Rice & Beans $5.00

Please come and join us!  Help support your Aerie



Aerie Locator www.foe.com/Home/AerieLocator.aspx


Aerie pictures and functions.

2017 Officers 4080





Eagle Riders


Womens Auxiliary Aerie 4080

Recreational Vehicle Park and Campground


Bar and Social Room

Aerie News

Glen And Ginger Abbott Memorial Scholarship Fund Applications And Guidelines

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As you all know the Hayden Eagles is now non-smoking. We had lot of request to make this

move and now we would like to see those who requested it start frequenting our social room

      more. For those who smoke we have designated a smoking room for your convenience so please

help us all support our Lodge.  The Trustees and Officers.

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"People Helping People"

The History of the Eagles

It was over 100 years ago on February 6th, 1898 the Fraternal Order of Eagles was founded by six theater owners sitting on a pile of lumber in Moran's shipyard in Seattle Washington. Competitors in the theater industry, they met to discuss a musicians strike. After deciding what to do on that issue, they decided to bury the hatchet and form an organization dubbed "The Order of Good Things". 

The first meetings were held on the stages of various local theaters and after the business was settled a keg of beer was rolled out and all enjoyed a few hours of social activities. A few weeks later as their numbers grew they chose the Bald Eagle as their official emblem and changed the name to "The Fraternal Order of Eagles." The membership formed a Grand Aerie in April 1898, secured a charter, drew up a constitution and by-laws and elected it's first president, John Cort. 

Most of the first Eagle members were connected with the theatre, actors, stagehands, playwrights, etc., and as they went on tour they carried the story of the new order with them across the United States and Canada. This is the reason the Eagles grew so quickly and all the way across the country. Many cities in the east have low Aerie numbers such as New York #40, Philadelphia #42 and Buffalo #46.

The idea spread like wildfire. The order was unique in it's concept of brotherhood and it's early success has been attributed to it's establishment of a sick and funeral benefit (no Eagle was ever buried in a "Potter's Field"), along with provisions for an Aerie physician and other "fringe benefits", unknown in other fraternal organizations up to that time.

As the Eagles grew, so did its responsibilities to it's members. Its first Constitution and By-Laws were merely copied from those previously used by a defunct fraternal organization and it took later members like Frank Hering - the "Father of Mothers Day," and long time editor of the National Eagle Publication - to revise the By-Laws and make them unique from any other organization.

Hering, a member of South Bend Aerie No. 435, who had been Notre Dame's first Athletic Director and a great football quarterback and baseball player, wrote the order's funeral service. When he died in 1943 his stirring words were recited over his own body by Grand Worthy president Lester Loble. It was men like Hering who kept the Eagles from going under during the difficult days at the turn of the century and built the solid foundation it rests on today.

Over the years, the Eagles have fought and won many bitter battles for a Workman's Compensation Act, Mothers and Old Age Pensions, Social Security laws and "Jobs After 40" and are still fighting to liberalize present social benefits along with combating vicious diseases plaguing mankind through their sponsorship of the Art Ehrmann Cancer Fund, Max Bear Heart Fund, Jimmy Durante Children's Fund, "Doc" Dunlap Kidney Fund and the Diabetes Fund.

Many great social and political leaders have belonged to the Eagles.  President Theodore Roosevelt was one of the many who joined and praised the order for its humanitarian accomplishments, as did a later Roosevelt - Franklin D.  President Harry S. Truman often reiterated that the Eagles were his type of organization - one founded by, and for the common man.

As you learn about our history, you will see we are just like you.  Proud, Caring, People Helping People, that understand that the needs of the many will always outweigh the needs of the few.


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