Date Event Location
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  Start 2014-2015 Fraternal Year  
Sep 21-Oct 19    Silver Rose Program In Massachusetts-Full Sept 21 thru Oct 19 Schedule as of now Massachusetts
Sept-Oct-Nov COATS FOR KIDS PROJECT (CLICK TO VIEW) STATEWIDE
Oct 4 Western Region Soccer Challenge Tatham Field #1, Mittineaque Park 1695 Westfield Street West Springfield  Ma 01089

 Registration 9:00 AM -- Competition 10:00 AM    Districts: 1-9
                    Rain Date will be Saturday October 18

West Springfield
Oct 5 Sunday Channel 56 Mass 7AM with State Board of Officers Boston
Oct 6 State Board Meeting  (Change of Date) Norwood
Oct 10-12 State Charity Fund Drive (Tootsie Roll) Weekend Statewide
Oct 11     PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION & TIME

Northern Region Soccer Challenge O'Neil Park/Field  located just North of the Lawrence Public (Main) Library on Lawrence Street, Lawrence.

From the West take I 495 East/North to I 93 North; then:

From the South take I 93 North to Exit 46 for MA-110/MA-113 toward Lawrence/Dracut. At the ROTARY (traffic circle) take 1st exit onto Lowell St. (Methuen) and stay right as it becomes Haverhill St/MA-110E. You will travel through Methuen and into Lawrence and cross Rt. 28 (Broadway) and as the OLD Lawrence High School (a Yellow Brick Building) is on your Left, you will take your FIRST LEFT at the next Intersection (the Library is across the street from the Old High School) onto Lawrence Street and O'Neil Field will be on Right just after the Library.

Registration at 11:00 AM-11:30 AM and the Challenge 12:00 Noon,

    Districts: 20-35

Lawrence
Oct 18 State Charity Ball  @ Doubletree 99 Erdman Way  Leominster Leominster
Oct 25 Central Region Soccer Challenge Northbridge Middle School  Lasalle Field 171 Linwood Avenue, Whitinsville, MA 01588  Registration 8:15 AM -- Competition 9 AM    Districts: 10-19 Whitinsville
Oct 26 South Region Soccer Challenge - Ahern Middle School on Friends Field at 111 Mechanic St in Foxboro  Registration 12:00 Noon -- Competition 1:00 PM    Districts: 36-52

 Foxboro

 

 

Nov 8 Friendship Dinner Honoring PSD Peter & Margaret Healy DoubleTree Leominster Mass 5 PM Cocktails 6 PM  Dinner 7 PM Leominster
Nov 15 State Soccer Finals Nichols College 120 Center Rd Dudley Parking Lot M  Contest on Vendetti Field Registration 9:00 am Contest 10 AM Proof of Age Required Dudley
Nov 20 State Board Meeting (Change of Date) Norwood
Nov 21-23 K of C Retreat-ST BENEDICT ABBEY 252 Still River Road Harvard MA -Friday 11/21 5pm to Sunday 11/23 12:45pm

Meals, private room, and guest speakers are included in the registration fee of $175per attendee

Harvard MA
Nov 29th Fourth Degree Exemplification @ Holiday Inn & Suites in Peabody with Rev. Richard Erikson (Former Vicar General & Brig General) as honoree. Peabody
Dec 6-7 District Deputy Mid-Winter Conference  @ Doubletree 99 Erdman Way  Leominster Leominster
Dec 6 State Council Christmas Party  @ Doubletree 99 Erdman Way  Leominster Leominster
December 13th

Wreaths Across America Noontime - Bourne National Cemetery and Agawam State Cemetery

Bourne & Agawam
Dec 18 State Board Meeting  Norwood
2015    
March 21 DD John Curry Friendship Dinner @ 8PM Mt Pleasant Council #98 West Roxbury (Country & Western Theme) West Roxbury
March 29

DD Frank Sullivan Friendship Dinner @ 2PM in the Family Life Center of the St Pius X Church, 25 Barbara St. South Yarmouth, 02664

South Yarmouth
April 3 Scholarship Due NLT April 3rd Close of Business Norwood
April 5

Easter Sunday

 
April 11 Fourth Degree Exemplification  
April 12

DD Joseph & Cindy Kulevich Friendship Dinner @ 1PM Westboro K  of C  Council #85 11 Willow Street Westboro

Westboro
May 15-17 State Convention Hyannis Resort & Conference Center Hyannis

 

Degree Schedule
Cancellation and/or Changes of a Scheduled Third Degree can ONLY be done by the State Deputy!!

Please email your 1st, 2nd & 3rd degree dates to the State Office
and the State Ceremonials Chairman in order that they be included in this listing

2nd & 3rd Degree form should be mailed (or emailed) to:

State Ceremonials Chairman,

Patrick Nelson,FDD

138 Fellsmere Street,

Lynn, Ma. 01904 (781) 581-5352

moshouse@aol.com

****First 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.

2014 Proper Dress Required
30-September

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-October Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-October Dorchester Council No 107 St Marks VFW Post 63 Bailey St Dorchester  Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
8-October Gardner Council No 396 Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-October Valencia Council No. 80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
14-October Valladolid Council No. 70 Lynn Degree Starts at 8:00 Candidates at 7:30
20-October

Andover Council #1078

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

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
23-October Unity Council No 2212 West Springfield Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
28-October

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-October Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall No 103 Pittsfield  at 100 Briggs Ave  Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
2-November Valencia Council No. 80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
2-November Fairview Council No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:00
4-November Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
15-November

Harvard University No.14188 @ 29 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge

Degree Starts at 12:30 Candidates at Noon
17-November Fr Coppens Council No, 4338 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
25-November

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
2-December Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-December Valencia Council No. 80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
15-December

Andover Council #1078

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

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
2015 Proper Dress Required
19-January Fr Coppens Council No, 4338 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
27-January

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Andover Council #1078

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

Leicester Council #4528

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
16-March Fr Coppens Council No, 4338 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
23-March Fairview No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 6:30
31-March

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Andover Council #1078

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

Leicester Council #4528

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
18-May Fr Coppens Council No, 4338 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
26-May

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-June Fairview No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 6:30
15-June

Andover Council #1078

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

Leicester Council #4528

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00

****Second Degrees****

  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
2014 Proper Dress Required
30-September

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
4-October

Pope John Paul II Council #14188 Harvard University St Paul Parish DiGiovanni Hall 29 Mt Auburn St Cambridge

Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:30
7-October Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman After First Degree
23-October Unity Council No 2212 West Springfield After First Degree
28-October

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
2-November Fairview No 4044 Chicopee After First Degree
4-November Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman After First Degree
17-November

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
25-November

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
2-December Cardinal Spellman Council No. 347 Whitman After First Degree
2015 Proper Dress Required
19-January

Leicester Council #4528

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
24-February

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
16-March

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
24-March Fairview No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:00
31-March

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
28-April

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
18-May

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
26-May

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
9-June Fairview No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:00
29-June

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree

****Third Degrees****

Date Council Time
2014 Proper Dress Required  
4-October

Council:   Pope John Paul II Council #14188 Harvard University St Paul Parish DiGiovanni Hall 29 Mt Auburn St Cambridge

   

CO:   FDD  

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Curtis St. Pierre

After 2nd Degree
26-October

Council:   Palmer Council #376 St Thomas the Apostle Parish Center 1076 Thorndike Street Palmer

   

CO:   FDD  

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Joseph Kosmas

 

Degree Starts at 1:00 PM

Candidates at 12:30 PM

Vivat Jesus

 

(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 Second and 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.