Date Event Location
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2017    
June 13th State Board Meeting Norwood
June 22nd

Past State Officer's Dinner-Doubletree

Leominster
June 23rd State Golf Tournament --The Woods in Westminster Westminster
June 23rd 1st Year District Deputies Meeting-Doubletree Leominster
June 24th Grand Knight's / District Deputy  Conference-Doubletree --Click for Letter attached Leominster
June 25th District Deputy  Conference-Doubletree Leominster
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 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
24-May

Easton Council # 238 - 375 Foundry Street,  Easton--  e-mail DGK Dennis Kenny in advance dkenny@jumbocapital.com 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
25-May Elder Council #69 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
30-May Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
4-June

Valencia Council 80 District 17 Sacred Heart Church 5 E Main St,  Milford MA  Please contact/notify Host DD Andy Vail (Cell: 508-745-8590 or andrew.vail1@verizon.net). Suit and Tie is recommended

Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
6-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-June Dorchester Council #107 St Mark's VFW 69 Bailey St Dorchester Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
7-June St Blaise Council #15291 Bellingham Contact DD Bob Moores : 617-872-1745: bmoores1@yahoo.com Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
8-June

St. Patrick Council #16001 Rutland:  Parish Center Hall (please park in lower parking lot). Please contact Host DD Jim Link (Cell: 978-808-6584 or bjlinkjr@gmail.com).

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
12-June Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
13-June

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish (school building) 48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Reservations please: jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
14-June St Joan of Arc Council #3384 at St. Joan of Arc Parish Hall, 61 Canal Rd, in Orleans  Proper dress required. Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
15-June Bishop Minihan Council #202 Haverhill Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-June Ware Council #183 Reservations at 413-277-0012 GK Home Phone or chartier36@comcast.net Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-June George C Shields Council # 420 MANSFIELD   -- 330 Pratt St,  Mansfield--  e-mail DGK Chris Herrick in advance  Christopher.herrick@yahoo.com Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
19-June Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078  Suit and tie recommended attire. Please contact Jim Hauer @ 978-764-5536 or jim.hauer4@gmail.com Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
19-June

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
22-June Home City Council #63 Springfield Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-June Bishop Connolly Council #9444 Sandwich Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-June Mt Pleasant Council #98 West Roxbury Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-June Msgr Marshall Council #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-June Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-June

St. Richard of Chichester #14940 Sterling Host District Deputy is Jim Link (DD#15) Home: 978-464-2489/Cell: 978-808-6584 Email: bjlinkjr@gmail.com

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

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

Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30

29-August

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

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

Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
31-October Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-November Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 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

****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  
30-May Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
4-June

St. Andre Bessette Council #15829 St. Paul's Parish (school building) 48 St. Paul St. Blackstone Reservations please: jimlaren@comcast.net

Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:00
6-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
13-June Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
17-June Fr. T G McGee Council #2612 on Nantucket Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:00
27-June Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
29-August Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
26-September Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 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
28-November Middleboro/Lakeville Council #223 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  
4-June

Council:   St Andre Bessett Council #15829  St Paul's Parish 48 St Paul Street Blackstone

 

CO:   DD  Lew Corcoran

PFC:  FDD  Donald Collins

Host DD:  James Laren

 

Degree Starts    2:00  

Candidates at  1:00 

After Formation Degree

4-June

Council:   Leicester Council #4528  91 Manville St. Leicester

 

CO:   DD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD:  Justin Ryan

 

Degree Starts    1:00  

Candidates at  12:00 

 

11-June

Council:   Braintree Council #1462  St Thomas Moore Parish 8 (7) Hawthorne Road Braintree

 

CO:   DD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD:  Rodolfo Panizales

 

Degree Starts    2:00  

Candidates at  1:00 

 

17-June

Council:   Fr. TG McGee Council #2612  Nantucket

 

CO:   DD  Lew Corcoran

PFC:  FDD  Donald Collins

Host DD:  Mark Linse

 

Degree Starts    2:00  

Candidates at  1:00 

After Formation Degree

 

9-July

Council:   Seekonk Council #5108

 

CO:   DD  Donald Collins

PFC:  PGK Larry Donahue 

Host DD:  Robert Correia

Degree Starts    1:00  

Candidates at  12:00 

15-October

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

 

CO:   DD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD:   Chris Daniel

 

Degree Starts    3:00  

Candidates at  2:00

After Formation 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 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.