National leader of Elks visiting NH this week
Grand Exalted Ruler Pickering, of Sapulpa, Okla., and the highest-ranking officer of this organization of close to 1 million men and women, is coming to the state as part of a tour through New England during September. His trip will include a luncheon at the Keene Lodge of Elks 927 at 1 p.m. His official state welcoming reception will be at 6 p.m. at the Nashua Elks Lodge 720.
Pickering has held five commissions in law enforcement, is a past president of the Association of Oklahoma Narcotics Enforcers, and is a charter member and former subcommittee chairman of the National Narcotic Officer’s Associations Coalition.
For more information, go to the BPO Elks website at elks.org or the New Hampshire State Elks Association site at nh-elks.org.
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