Covid-19 Lodge Guidelines

  1. When entering the lodge please ensure everyone in your group sanitizes hands with sanitizer at the door.

  2. Facial masks must be worn when entering or walking around the lodge.

  3. When at a table you can lower facial covering. When leaving the table please wipe down with disinfectant wipes provided.

  4. No shaking hands, hugging, knuckle bumps or high fives.

  5. Keep a safe distance from others. Six feet when possible.

  6. Avoid touching your face, eyes, nose, and mouth.

  7. Cover your cough or sneeze into the bend of your elbow or a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.

  8. Stay home when you are sick (i.e., have a cough, fever, or shortness of breath) and avoid close contact with people who are sick. Encourage others to do the same.

  9. Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol frequently.

  10. People at higher risk should strongly consider staying home.

People at higher risk:

  • People 65 years and older

  • People that live in a nursing home or long-term care facility

  • People of any age with underlying health conditions, particularly if not well controlled, including:

    • Chronic lung disease or moderate to severe asthma

    • Serious heart conditions

    • Immunocompromising conditions

    • Severe obesity

    • Diabetes

    • Chronic kidney disease, or on dialysis

    • People with liver disease

It is up to each of us to protect others by using proper health and sanitation protocols. Let’s keep our lodge safe for everyone. It starts with you.


Dallas Elks Lodge #71

Steve Conway

Exalted Ruler