Jamil Shrine Center
Columbia SC 
Jamil Shrine News
Hello everyone,
   I sure hope you all are having a good week so far.  This past weekend was a big one and the Temple was busy busy busy celebrating!  Many thanks to all of you who helped by bringing food for the Election Day Celebration.  It was a big help to  Yvonne and she says Thank you!!!

Elections are done and now I want to start off this email with a Big Congratulations to our newly elected 2021Jamil Divan!  Congratulations Illustrious Sir Potentate Dennie Holcomb and his Lady Bobbie Jo, Chief Rabban Charles Buckner and his  Lady LaTonya, Assistant Rabban Jeff Snipes and his Lady Janna, High Priest & Prophet Ed Simpson and his Lady DeeDee,  Oriental Guide Kenn Ouzts and his Lady Cathy, Recorder Whitey Harsey and his Lady Yvonne and Treasurer Daryle O'Cain  and his Lady Victoria.  Also congratulations to Chief Aide Thomas Wilds and his Lady Selena.  I know this group will do an outstanding job for Jamil this year.  I can't wait to see what all is in store ahead.....Stay tuned!

We also said a sweet see ya later to Past Potentate Ken and his Lady Laurie on Friday night in the Lounge.  I must say it was a  year of surprises, ups and downs but all in all it was a great year.  Ken proved that Covid-19 can't keep a good man down.  Thank you both for a wonderful year full of good Fun & Fellowship.  We never say good bye because we know you'll be around for  times to come but thanks so much for some great memories; you both Rocked it!!!!

Monday, was the first day of the new 2021 year here at Jamil and I must say it was hopping!  All I can say is our new Membership Chairman David Roberts was at his best!  Please stay tuned because he sure has been busy with the media stuff.  Facebook,  Twitter, Web fez, Jamil Apps and the Jamil website are getting geared up for a year full of Fun & Fellowship!  Remember that it is a work in progress but go check it out!!

Remember the Lounge is open Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturdays from 5:00pm -11:00pm.  Li Li and Megan are always around ready to get the party started.  So come by and check in to see what is happening at the Lounge.  Rumor has it that there  is going to be a Super Bowl Party in the Lounge!  Sunday, February 7, 2021 is the date, not sure on time yet, but please start to make your plans now to attend with your family and please bring your friends.  All are welcome!  There will be more information to follow later so once again....stay tunes!

Reminder.....The Jamil Circus Meeting  originally scheduled for Friday, January 15, 2021 has been postponed until further  notice. Unfortunately due to the recent rinse in COVID19 cases in South Carolina, the Hanneford Circus and Jamil Temple  have decided to postpone the circus until further notice. The time has yet to be determined but, we look forward to having a
 circus in 2021.

Units and Clubs please remember that your Financial Statements are due into the Temple office no later than January 31, 2021.  A fee of $100.00 will be assessed for returns received after January 31, 2021. In the past some units/clubs have been very late in submitting their statements, causing the Temple Tax Return to be delayed.

Please check out the attachment for the 2021 Nobility Ball.  It will be on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at the Embassy Suites in Columbia, SC.  The cost is $75.00 per person and you have a choice of 1/2 Roasted Chicken or Filet of Beef.  Just call the Office at 803-772-9380 and get your reservations today to assure you get the table you would like!!!  They're going fast so call today!! Don't forget to make your room reservations soon at the special rate. You can call Embassy Suites at 803-252-8700 and use the  Code: Jamil Ball.

Just in case this is of interest to you...The SC Gun & Knife Show is this weekend at the Temple.  The times are Saturday,  9:00am-5:00pm and Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm. 

Time to SAVE MONEY Jamil Family! Jamil’s membership in the Lexington Chamber of Commerce allows us to take part in discounts from area businesses.  However, to receive the discounts, you must have the 2021 Lexington Chamber Card. Please  stop by the Jamil office to pick-up your discount card for your lady and yourself. To learn which area businesses provide  discounts, please view   Shareholder Savings | Greater Lexington Chamber | Lexington, SC .  Please see attached storyboard 
for more information.

Well everyone I believe that I have given you enough information for this week.  Pleased as always remember those who  are sick and going through tough times at this time.  Pick up that phone and call a noble you haven't seen or heard from  in awhile and invite them out.  Get them back involved!!

"Victory Starts Here!...Right Here!!" - Jamil Motto 2021

Until next week.....