Date Event Location
          Click on blue highlighted fields for more information  
     
2017    
July 20th State Board Meeting Norwood
August 13th PAWSOX K of C Day VS Columbus Clippers @ 1:35 PM--Regular Price $13.00 -    K of C  Price Per Person    $12.00  SPECIAL – SPECIAL  Each $12 ticket will receive a  “PRE-LOADED TICKET” worth a Ballpark Credit of $4 redeemable for  Merchandise or Concessions.  **** The first 50 kids purchasing tickets will be on the field to “High Five” PAWSOX players as they enter the field and also with the PAWSOX Mascots - Paws & Sox - to say the pre-game “PLAY BALL”.   Purchase Early!! Pawtucket
August 19th Fr. Joe Baggetta's K of C Family Cookout-Noon to 4 PM Mass - AMVETSPost #79 Natick  $10 PP or $20 Family Natick
August 27th - October 8th Silver Rose in Massachusetts--See Chairman DD Lew Corcoran to be scheduled for Silver Rose Statewide
September 10th State Installation 1:00 PM @ St. Mary's Church 58 Carpenter St. Foxboro  Foxboro
September 11th Northern Region District Meeting at Valladolid Council #70 177 Lynnfield Street Lynn @ 7pm   Districts 22-31 Lynn
September 12th Southern Region District Meeting at St. Patrick's Parish Center, 82 High St., Wareham @ 7pm   Districts 43-50 Wareham
September 13th Central Region District Meeting St. Mary's Church, 77 Mendon Street (Route 16) in Uxbridge @ 7pm   Districts 10-22 Uxbridge
September 18th Boston Region District Meeting St. Mark's VFW Post 69 Bailey St  Dorchester @ 7pm   Districts 32-37 Dorchester
September 19th Western Region District Meeting Fairview Council Memorial Drive Chicopee  @ 7pm   Districts 1-9 Chicopee
September 30th Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Conference -- The Reason For Our HOPE                www.hopeconferences.com Lowell Auditorium
October 28th State Eastern Region Charity Ball @ Doubletree Hotel 11 Beaver Street Milford Milford
November 18th State Western Region Charity Ball @ Fairview Council #4044 1599 Memorial Drive Chicopee Chicopee
     

 

Degree Schedule
Cancellation and/or Changes of a Scheduled Knighthood (3rd) Degree can ONLY be done by the State Deputy!!

Please email your Admission, Formation and Knighthood degree dates to the State Office
and the State Ceremonials Chairman in order that they be included in this listing

Formation and Knighthood Degree form should be mailed (or emailed) to:

State Ceremonials Chairman,

Donald Collins, FDD

31 Ellsworth Terrace ,

Lynn, Ma. 01904 (617) 335-7176

****Admission Degrees****

Date Council          Time

 

 
Proper Dress Required-NOTE: Councils PLEASE bring your Lapel Pins, Rosary, and These Men They Call Knights booklet for your candidates.

2017         Proper Dress Required
25-July

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
25-July Mt Pleasant Council #98 West Roxbury Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-July

St Ann's Council  #10289 at 725 North Main Street Raynham  Contact Tom Ialeggio at tommyisr2@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
27-July

Unity Council # 2212 West Springfield,  89 Pine Street

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-July

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
2-August

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
1-August Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
17-August

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
21-August

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
22-August

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
22-August

St Francis  Council # 10698 Belchertown

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
24-August

Unity Council # 2212 West Springfield,  89 Pine Street

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
28-August

Fairview Council # 4044 Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30

29-August

Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
4-September

South Hadley  Council # 1721

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
5-September Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-September

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish Center  48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Email : jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
14-September

St. Mary’s Jefferson Council #14298  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center located at 114 Princeton Street in Jefferson. Contact DD Chris Daniel, 774-364-7319, cdb1859@yahoo.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-September Fr. Coppens Council #4336 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
19-September

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
21-September

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
21-September

St Anthony's  Council # 15125  Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-September

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-September Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-September

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
3-October Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
4-October

Berkshire Hills Council # 314 Lee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
10-October

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish Center  48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Email : jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-October

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
16-October Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
16-October

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
17-October

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
17-October

Lynnfield Council # 3745 1 K of C Way Lynnfield @ 6 PM 

Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
17-October

St Cecilia's Council # 10195  Wilbraham

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
19-October

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
24-October

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-October

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
31-October Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-November Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
9-November

St. Mary’s Jefferson Council #14298  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center located at 114 Princeton Street in Jefferson. Contact DD Chris Daniel, 774-364-7319, cdb1859@yahoo.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
13-November

Fairview Council # 4044 Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
14-November

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish Center  48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Email : jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
16-November

Ware Council # #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
20-November Fr. Coppens Council #4336 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
21-November

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
28-November

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
28-November Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
5-December Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-December

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish Center  48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Email : jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-December

Easthampton Council # 1116 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
14-December

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-December Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-December

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
19-December

Lynnfield Council # 3745 1 K of C Way Lynnfield @ 6 PM 

Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
21-December

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-December

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
28-December

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
2018  
2-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
15-January Fr. Coppens Council #4336 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
16-January

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
18-January

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-January

St Anthony's  Council # 15125  Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
23-January

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
23-January

St Francis  Council # 10698 Belchertown

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
25-January

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
6-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-February

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-February

Amherst Council # 1619

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-February

Fairview Council # 4044 Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-February

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
19-February Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
19-February

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
20-February

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
27-February

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
6-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-March

Berkshire Hills Council # 314 Lee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-March

Ware Council #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
19-March Fr. Coppens Council #4336 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
20-March

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
20-March

St Cecilia's Council # 10195  Wilbraham

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
22-March

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-March

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
3-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-April

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
16-April Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
16-April

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
17-April

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
19-April

Ware Council  #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
23-April

Fairview Council # 4044 Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
24-April

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-April

Elder Council # 69 Chicopee  

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
1-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-May

Easthampton Council # 1116 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-May

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
17-May

Ware Council #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
21-May Fr. Coppens Council #4336 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
22-May

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
5-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
11-June

Fairview Council # 4044 Chicopee

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
14-June

St. Patrick Rutland  Council #16001  Make reservations for candidate(s). Parish Center Hall – please park in the lower parking lot. Contact DD Jim Link, 978-808-6584, bjlinkjr@gmail.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-June Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
18-June

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
19-June

Dedham Council # 234

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:45
21-June

Ware Council #183 RSVP GK 413-277-0012

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-June

Msgr Marshall Council # 103 Pittsfield

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30

****Formation Degrees**** 

 

  District Deputy is responsible for booking a Formation degree team. It is the responsibility of the District Deputy to notify the Host DD, how many candidates from “their councils” will be attending the degrees and how many “guests” will be accompanying them.    
Date Council Time
  Proper Dress Required
2017  
25-July Mt Pleasant Council #98 West Roxbury After Admission Degree
27-July

Unity Council # 2212 West Springfield,  89 Pine Street

After Admission Degree
1-August Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
24-August

Unity Council # 2212 West Springfield,  89 Pine Street

After Admission Degree
27-August Msgr Coyle Council #82 Taunton --Annunciation of the Lord Parish 31 1st Street Taunton Degree Starts at 2:00 Candidates at 1:00
29-August Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
5-September Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
18-September

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
26-September Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
3-October Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
15-October St. Mary's Council #14298 Parish Hall 114 Princeton St Jefferson Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:00
31-October Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
7-November Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
20-November

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-November Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
5-December Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
2018  
2-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
15-January

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
6-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
6-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
19-March

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
3-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
1-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree
21-May

Leicester  Council # 4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
5-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman  1195 Bedford St. After Admission Degree

    ****Knighthood Degrees****

 

  The District Deputy must file a Knighthood degree request  form and the State Council will assign a Knighthood degree team.  Councils must have $5.50 per candidate for the Knighthood degree medallion and must assume any food costs from the local hosting council.  
Date Council Time
2017 Proper Dress Required  
20-August

Council:   Mt Pleasant Council #98

 

CO:   DD  TBD

PFC:  PGK TBD

Host DD:  Bryan Choate

Degree Starts    1:00  

Candidates at  12:00 

27-August

Council:   Msgr Coyle Council #82 Taunton --Annunciation of the Lord Parish 31 1st Street Taunton

 

CO:   DD  Lew Corcoran

PFC:  FDD  Donald Collins

Host DD:   Robert Schwarz

 

Degree Starts    3:00  

Candidates at  2:00

After Formation Degree

 

15-October

Council:   St. Mary's Council #14298 Parish Hall 114 Princeton St Jefferson

 

CO:   DD  Lew Corcoran

PFC:  FDD  Donald Collins

Host DD:   Chris Daniel

 

Degree Starts    3:00  

Candidates at  2:00

After Formation Degree

 

22-October

Council:   Braintree Council #1462  St Thomas More Parish Hall (Lower Level) 8 Hawthorne Road Braintree

 

CO:   DD  TBD

PFC:  FDD  TBD

Host DD:   Rodolfo Panizales

 

Degree Starts    2:00  

Candidates at  1:00

 

(Tentative)   Red Date - Not Approved by State Deputy yet!!  

 

 

To all Grand Knights - Please notify the State Office of all First Degrees being held in your Council. If the state office has knowledge of where the First Degrees are being held, we will be able to pass this information on to your Brother Grand Knights who have candidates for this degree.

To all District Deputies - Please bear in mind that all Third Degree requests require State Council approval before this degree can be held. Please make sure that you complete and submit the required paperwork for these degrees.