What is Masonic Central?
Masonic Central if an interview based weekly pod-cast talk show made by Freemasons for Freemasons. It is hosted by Greg Stewart and Dean Kennedy (see below for bios), and is recorded in front of a live audience of brothers and other interested guests. The show is broadcast LIVE on Sunday evenings at 6pm PST, and available afterward for streaming or download. To see a Calendar of upcoming show, visit our show website at MasonicCentral.com.
The show is hosted on a unique website for people to participate in live interactive pod casts called Talkshoe. You can listen along to a live or to a previously recorded program. Hundreds of people can talk and interact live, thousands can listen in by audio streaming and you can download a pod-cast of the recorded show.
The Player Widget.
This widget allows your visitors to be able to listen directly from the site in which it resides, and it provides call in and participation information for our program.
You can use the player on the left of this page. Click the large arrow button to stream the show, or use the pull down arrow to select a past episode of the show to to play NOW on your computer.
You can also Download a copy of the show to play on your MP3 Player or IPod.
To download the show, first go to the shows Talkshoe website.
Halfway down the page look for Past Shows.
Select the show you desire, then click on the download icon.
Also, you can find us on Itunes by doing an Itunes search for Masonic Central and stream the shows on your computer or download to take them with you.
How to participate in a Masonic Central Live Show.
To call into the show when it is live, dial 724-444-7444 And the Talkshoe Call in ID 19162
To participate in a call via phone only, dial +1-724-444-7444 and when prompted, enter the Call ID 19162 followed by #. If prompted for a PIN, enter the 10-digit PIN you selected (typically your phone number), or enter 1# if you don’t know it.
To participate in the studio audience, call 15 minutes prior to the show going “live” which is at the scheduled time of the show.
If you want to join in the chat-room during the show, and appear with your name, you need to create an account on talkshoe, which is very fast and easy. To create a Talkshoe account, go to talkshoe.com and sign up, then follow the link back to our show from the show posting.
How do I participate in a call if I do not have access to P.C. at time of call?
You do not need a computer to call in. To participate in a call via phone only, at the time of the call, dial +1-724-444-7444 and when prompted, enter the Call ID 19162 followed by #. If prompted for a PIN, enter the 10-digit PIN you selected (typically your phone number), or enter 1# if you don’t know it.
Who are the hosts of Masonic Central?
Greg Stewart is the host and editor of Masonic Central. He is a 32nd degree Master Mason form the Grand Lodge of California and is a member of Hollywood Lodge No. 355 in Tarzana California. In addition to Masonic Central, he is the writer of the Masonic Blog Masonic Traveler, and the editor of the Masonic Information site Freemason Information. Outside of the pod-cast, Greg belongs to several Masonic bodies and is active in his lodge as the chair of several committees. Outside of Freemasonry, Greg is a Brand Manager, Graphic Designer, and web developer. He is very passionate about Freemasonry, history, religion, and their contributions to the fraternity.
To contact Greg, you can send him an email at Masonic Traveler
Dean is the co-host and producer of Masonic Central. He is a past master, Shriner and 14th degree Master Mason from the Grand Lodge of Nova Scotia, Canada. He is a proud member of Ad Astra Lodge #130 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. As well he owns a blog called Freemason’s Corner. Outside of Masonry Dean is a father of two (three in a month) and a business owner. He is a benefits consultant/insurance broker. When he is done with that he is running his other business, an e-marketing firm.
To contact Dean, you can send him an email at Dean kennedy