Grand Commandery

of Knights Templar of the State of Indiana

Donald D. Olvey, Right Eminent Grand Commander and his lady Nina
invite you to attend the 
163rd Annual Conclave of Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Indiana

 2017 Grand Conclave Reservation Form
Click here for printable version


April 27-28th, 2017

Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
2480 Jonathan Moore Pike
Columbus, IN 47201

Thursday, April 27, 2017
4:00 p.m. Hospitality Room opens in the Pub at the top of the stairs
6:00 p.m. Pizza Party in the Pub at the top of the stairs



Friday, April 28, 2017
7:00 a.m. Past Commanders Association Meeting in the Bartholomew meeting room
7:00 a.m. Registration in the Hall outside Ballrooms A&B
7:00 a.m. Hospitality Room opens in the Pub at the top of the stairs
8:00 a.m. Doors Opens in Ballrooms A&B
8:15 a.m. Guests assemble in the Hall outside Ballrooms A&B
8:30 a.m. Reception of Distinguished Guests in Ballrooms A&B
9:00 a.m. Guests Retire, Grand Commandery Opens
10:00 a.m. Ladies Tea in Pub Annex Pantsuit or dress
12:00 p.m. Sir Knights and Ladies Joint Luncheon in Ballroom C&D


1:00 p.m. Conclave Resumes
2:30 p.m. Installation of Officers in Ballrooms A&B
4:00 p.m. Divine Service in Ballrooms A&B
6:00 p.m. Social Hour in Ballrooms C&D
7:00 p.m. Grand Commandery Banquet in Ballrooms C&D
Uniform less chapeau and swords, suit or tuxedo. Ladies dinner or formal dress Grand March and Ice Cream Social in Ballrooms A&B following the Banquet chapeau, no swords


Saturday, April 29, 2017
8:00 a.m. Drill Team Competition and Awards (no luncheon)
Columbus Skateland, 2660 N. Talley Road, Columbus, IN 47203

MEAL RESERVATIONS DUE BY APRIL 20th

To make room reservations, contact the Clarion Hotel at (812) 372-1541. Let them know you are with Indiana Grand Commandery to receive the special room rate of $94.00 plus tax per night. Hotel reservations should be made by 4/6/17 to receive the special rate. Includes breakfast buffet. Check in at 4:00 p.m. Check out at 11:00 a.m.