Date Event Location
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  Start 2014-2015 Fraternal Year  
Oct-Nov COATS FOR KIDS PROJECT-STILL ACCEPTING DONATIONS FRO COATS (CLICK TO VIEW) STATEWIDE
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 4 State Board Meeting---Change of Date Norwood
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     SPECIAL---SLYDE the Mascot for the NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION will be present at the Finals. Dudley
Nov  State Board Meeting (Change of Date) Norwood
CANCELLED K of C Retreat-ST BENEDICT ABBEY 252 Still River Road Harvard MA -Friday 11/21 5pm to Sunday 11/23 12:45pm

CANCELLED
Nov 29th Fourth Degree Exemplification @ Holiday Inn & Suites in Peabody with Rev Richard Erikson & Current Brigadier General (Former Vicar General) as honoree

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Order Form For Exemplification (Click to View)

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 14

Western Region Free Throw Competition @ St. Thomas the Apostle School 47 Pine Street, West Springfield Entrance to the gym and parking is on Route 20, opposite Toomey O'Brien Funeral Home.  Registration will be at 9AM and the competition will begin at 10AM.  Contact Tom Butler at tm.butler@comcast.net or Res: (413) 739-1373 Cell: (413) 575-2968     Districts TBD

West Springfield
March 21 Central Region Free Throw Competition @ Nichols College 120 Center Rd. Dudley -- Registration will be at 9AM.  Competition at 9:30AM.  Contestants and spectators will park in Parking Lot M. Contact Paul Perry at pjpknights@yahoo.com or 508-943-9345.  Districts TBD Dudley
March 21 North Region Free Throw Competition @ Parker Middle School 45 Temple St Reading -- Registration will be at 8 AM.  Competition at 9 AM.  Contact Jack DeCourcy at jdecourcy4@aol.com  or 978-475-1229.  Districts TBD Reading
March 21 DD John Curry Friendship Dinner @ 8PM Mt Pleasant Council #98 West Roxbury (Country & Western Theme) West Roxbury
March 28 State Free Throw Competition @ Nichols College 120 Center Rd. Dudley -- Registration will be at 9AM.  Competition at 9:30AM.  Contestants and spectators will park in Parking Lot M. Contact Paul Perry at pjpknights@yahoo.com or 508-943-9345.   Dudley
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 Chicopee
April 18

     DDJustin Ryan Friendship Dinner @  De Triana Council # 199 on 487 Worcester Street, Route 169 in Southbridge @ 6 PM.

Southbridge
April 26 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
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
5-November

St Joan of Arc Council No. 3384 Orleans St Joan of Arc Church 61 Canal Rd Orleans -- Candidates must be in proper attire.

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
26-October Andover  Council No 1078 10 Brook Street, Andover Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:30
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
9-November Msgr Marshall Council No. 103 Pittsfield  St Charles Church 89 Briggs Avenue Degree Starts at 2:00 Candidates at 1:30
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  
26-October

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

   

CO:   FDD   Jim Boulette

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Joseph Kosmas

Degree Starts at 1:00 PM

Candidates at 12:30 PM

 

 

26-October

Council:   Andover  Council #1078 10 Brook Street, Andover

   

CO:   FDD   Pat Nelson

PFC:  FDD  Don Collins 

Host DD: DD  John DeCourcy

Cost will be $10 for the 3rd Degree to cover the cost of the medallion and the food after the 3rd.

    DD's must submit names of the candidates so the number making the degrees will be available and for ordering the food

 

After Second Degree

Degree Starts at 2:00 PM

 

 

9-November

Council:   Msgr Marshall Council #103 Pittsfield St Charles Church 89 Briggs Ave Pittsfield

   

CO:   FDD   

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  George Anderson

After Second Degree
(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.