AN ILLINOIS ELKS ASSOCIATION ALL-AMERICAN LODGE AWARD WINNER 2021-22.
Favoring Fun Since 1895
ENTER AS A GUEST
LEAVE AS A FRIEND
A Member of the Illinois Elks Association East District
We are one of the sixty-six lodges in Illinois.
A FRATERNAL ORGANIZATION
We practice the idea that you are a stranger only on your first visit; after that you are a friend. We want our guests and members to have an experience that makes them want to come back.
We Have One Rule: You can have body punches and choke holds and throw bottles at each other, but we never crack each other in the face.
HOME OF THE 2012 ELKS NATIONAL BOWLING ASSOCIATION TEAM HANDICAP CHAMPIONS.
HOME OF THE 2014 IEA BOWLING ASSOCIATION TEAM CHAMPIONS.
HOME OF THE 2014 ELKS NATIONAL BOWLING ASSOCIATION SENIORS DOUBLES HDCP CHAMPIONS.
HOME OF MARY RANDE, IEA LADY OF THE YEAR 2014-15
HOME OF LORI BUMP, STATE RITUAL CHAMPION - CHAPLAIN, 2016.
HOME OF MARI MLYNIEC, EAST DISTRICT LADY OF THE YEAR 2016-17.
HOME OF CAROL VOIGTS, EAST DISTRICT LADY OF THE YEAR 2018-19.
HOME OF STEPHANIE ALEXANDER EAST DISTRICT LADY OF THE YEAR 2019-2020 and 2019-20 IEA LADY OF THE YEAR.
THE 2021 BEST OF JOLIET AWARD RECEIPTIENT IN THE COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION CATEGORY
HOME OF LORI BUMP, IEA LADY OF THE YEAR 2023-24
OUR MEMBERS ARE THE HEART OF WHAT WE DO!!
Exalted Ruler Debra Bruno-Nevin and the Joliet Lodge and its officers welcome you through the doors of our lodge. Once you have had a chance to visit please post a pleasant review in our Guest Book- we love to see who visitied.. For over 125 years we've been serving our community, our state and our country. Join us at the Lodge and enjoy the comforts and camaraderie of our Lounge. We enjoy doing the good works we do and the people we do them with - our families and our friends.
We are pleased to have you visit our website. Whether you can join us in person or not, please browse through our pages to find out about all the different activites going on at the lodge. We are also on Facebook, so check out our frequent posts and updates. To view information about Joliet Lodge #296 please use the links to the left.
Lodge meets the second and fourth Tuesday @ 7:00 pm.
Fourth Tuesday in July and August.
Second Tuesday in December.
Board of Director's/House Committee Meeting - 3rd Tuesday of the month - 7:00 pm.
All Elk Members are welcome. We look forward to suggestions for fundraising events, as well as any other suggestions anyone wants to offer.
PLEASE COME AND ENJOY ELKS LODGE 296 !!!!
Member of the Illinois Licensed Beverage Association
Member of the Associated Clubs of Will County
Coyote Moon Dancers meet here.
Proud Sponsor of Boy Scout Troop #258
WHY JOIN? " Because an enthusiastic member who loved the Order and who believed in it, was anxious that his friends should enjoy with him the glorious association of red-blooded men."
We Like You, We'll like your friends.
Our Elks Lodge is licensed as a Private Club and entrance is limited to Members and their Guests. Please use your KEY CARD to gain entrance to your Lodge.
Vistor's must sign in upon entering the Lodge and please remember Members are responsible for their Guests behavior.