Friday February 7th 5 to 7 PM Fish Fry joint effort with the Hibernians
Tuesday February 18th 6:30 PM open 7 PM for talk Theology on Tap with Father James on Morale Relativism
Friday February 28th 5 to 7 PM Fish Fry joint effort with the Hibernians
Keep in Your Prayers
- Jan Hodnett
- Dick Clarke
- Michael Lazzuri
- Dick Sparks
- Al Bertolacci’s wife
January 24 March for Life. Speak to your parish for seats on the bus
February 2nd Super Bowl Party, Potluck, Chili cookout
February 7th Friday Fish Fry. Contact Paul Miller if you wish to help
February 18th: Theology on Tap with Father James on Morale Relativism
Bill Howard is now the chair of the Fundraising Committee. Please give ideas for fundraising to him.
Keep In your Prayers
- Glenn Hall’s father who has passed way
- Paul Miller’s wife and daughter who are ill
- Father Lou
- Al B.’s Grand Niece who is paralyzed
- Past State Deputy Alba’s wife Joanne has cancer and is having surgury
Keep Christ in Christmas Cards sales begin this week at OLN and next week at Saint Andrews
November 9-10: Ministry Fair at Saint Andrews, we will have a booth.
November 12 First Degree (video version) 6:30 at the Council Hall
November 16: Second and Third Degree at the Council Hall, Second Degree at 9 AM Third Degree at 11 AM
November 18: Memorial Mass 6 pm, honoring our 4 deceased knights at OLN.
Keep in Your Prayers:
Tom Brennan, Leon Vincent
October 8: First Degree in Salem moved to tomorrow
October 21: Social Night will be a trial fish fry. The wives are invited.
October 26: 9am to noon. Regional Training meeting at the hall
October 29: 7 pm Theology on tap: Father James on conscience
November 3: Fourth Degree Exemplification in Manasas
November 9-10: Ministry Fair at Saint Andrews, we will have a both.
November 16: Second and Third Degree at the hall.
November 18: Memorial Mass 6 pm, honoring our 4 deceased knights.
Saturday, October 5th – Our annual work day for Renovation Alliance will be held on Saturday, October 5. We will be working on a Veterans home in Floyd County rebuilding a small front porch and steps. We will meet at Hardies on Brambleton at 8AM. Please consider volunteering a few hours for this worthwhile and patriotic project. Contact Roger Vest for details (See Newsletter for contact information)
Monday, October 7th – Business Meeting Meal begins at 6:30 PM “Mexican Lasagna” with Spanish rice, salad, and desert.
Meeting begins at 7:30 PM
Monday, October 21st – Social Meeting
Grand Knight requests that members attend First Degree ceremony being held at Salem Council. (OLPH Church)
Tuesday, October 29th –
Fr. James O’Reilly will be giving a talk at the Knights of Columbus hall on Oct. 29th on the topic of “conscience”. The talk begins at 7:00 PM and the KoC bar will be open. Please come out and enjoy this talk on the topic of “conscience” and how it effects our decision making. Hope to see you there!
Saturday, November 16th – 2nd and 3rd Degree scheduled at Council Home
Monday, November 18th – Memorial Mass at Council Home.
Keep in Your Prayers
• Jack Biggio (at Salem VA)
• Dick Sparks, PGK 4th Stage Cancer
• Kevin Legge PGK
• Grand Bahamas hit by Hurricane Dorian
September 14: Life in the Spirit Day in Fincastle 9 AM – 5 PM $12 a person
September 24: Saint Andrews Virginia Society of Human Life Presentation 7 PM – 8:30 PM
Scheduled for August 24th, with rain date of 31st 9 am
K of C at the Ballpark
Night at the Ballpark on August 30th. Contact Saint Gerald’s Council.
Has been moved to Tuesday September Third
Next First Degree
September Sixteenth at 7 pm
Tentative Date is November 18th
Weekly updates will occur only when there is something to update on, so if you have an event, or just want us to pray for someone, send an email to MailingList@kofc562.net
On April 11, 2019; Harry Cheney passed away. He was Grand Knight of Council 562 from 1996 to 1998. For several years he was manager of the Olympic Park Swim Club, and was a fixture at pool after his retirement.
Harry was predeceased by his wife Michele and two brothers. He is survived by his daughters, Amy Cheney, Tricia Cheney, Nikki Aikens and husband Tim; 8 Grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild, as well as one brother Thomas J. Cheney and wife Peg.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Knights of Columbus Kovar, c/o Jeffrey Befumo, Treasurer, 16933 Four Seasons Drive, Dumfries, Virginia 22025 in his memory.
Funeral Mass will be held Saturday April 27, 2019 at 2:00pm in Our Lady of Nazareth Catholic Church. Internment will be private. Family will receive friends Friday April 26, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pm at Simpson Funeral Home.
Knight are reminded that this coming Friday, April Fifth, from Five PM to Seven Thirty PM at the Council Home we will have the last Fish Fry. Cost is $8 Adults, $5 children under 12. Please come and enjoy our menu of grill cod, seasoned baked tilapia, coleslaw, fries, and seasoned green beans.