Date Event Location
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2015    
June 17 (Change) State Board Meeting Norwood
June 20th  Fourth Degree Jamboree @ Our Lady of Fatima Church Sudbury Sudbury
June 25th  Past State Officer's Dinner Leominster
June 26th  State Golf Tournament @ The Woods in Westminster - $90 Per Golfer Westminster
June 26th First Year District Deputy Dinner & Meeting Leominster
June 27th Grand Knight / District Deputy Conference Leominster
July 26th Massachusetts & RI K of C Day @ PAWSOX vs Buffalo Bisons 1:05 PM Pawtucket
Aug 22nd Fr. Joe Baggetta's K of C Family Day and Cookout @ VFW Natick Natick
Nov 1 NEW ENGLAND 4th Degree Exemplification Honoring Bishop Daniel Reilly Worcester
Dec 12 Wreaths Across America Bourne & Agawam Cemetery Bourne & Agawam
2016    
March 12th  Worcester Men's Conference Worcester
April 2nd Fourth Degree Exemplification @ Holiday Inn Honoring State Deputy Russ Steinbach Peabody
March 12th  Worcester Men's Conference Worcester
October 10th Western Region Soccer Challenge - Registration will be at 9AM.  Competition will begin at 9:30AM.  Ludlow Community Center, Randall Boys and Girls Club, 91 Claudia Way, Ludlow. Contact Dan Arsenault with questions at (413) 834-3680. Ludlow
     

 

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.

2015 Proper Dress Required
26-May

Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall, Council #103 100 Briggs Ave, Pittsfield Contact Jack Laviolette, GK at 413-464-6009.

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Unity Council #2219 West Springfield 89 Pine Street  St. Thomas Parish Social Center

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
2-June DeTrianna Council #199 Southbridge Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
2-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
3-June

St Joan of Arc Council #3384 Orleans --St Joan of Arc 61 Canal Road Orleans-near Orleans Rotary Route 6.  Jacket & Ties are appropriate dress.  Contact Bob Donahoe 508-240-1201.

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
3-June
Father Hurley Council #5188 Sudbury Our Lady of Fatima
Father Hurley Hall, (the basement of the main Church)
160 Concord Road Sudbury, MA
Please bring your kits and a $5.00 donation for the collation per attendee.  Contact: DD Ed Hebert to register candidates 617-962-0486 or hebertteam@comcast.net
Degree Starts at 8:00 Candidates at 7:30
7-June Valencia Council #80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
8-June Fairview No 4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 6:30
9-June Holy Family Council #15197 South Deerfield 29 Sugarloaf St. South Deerfield The 1st degree will be held in the center next door. Pope John Paul II Center. Drive to the back of the Church Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
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
18-June

Fr. Thomas Shea Council No. 11178 Southwick - Fr Shea Hall (Downstairs at Our Lady of the Lake Parish) 224 Sheep Pasture Rd Southwick Mass.  Contact DD#4 Al Matos or GK Tim Paige @  tpaige@numbus.com  (413 563-2158)  for reservations. Membership kit required. Candidates Coat & Tie

Degree Starts at 7:15 Candidates at 6:45
23-June

Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall, Council #103 100 Briggs Ave, Pittsfield Contact Jack Laviolette, GK at 413-464-6009.

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
23-June Nahant Council #4682   Degree Starts at 8:00 Candidates at 7:30
29-June

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

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

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
2015 Proper Dress Required
26-May

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
28-May

Unity Council #2219 West Springfield 89 Pine Street  St. Thomas Parish Social Center

After First Degree
31-May St Francis of Sacred Heart #14091 Waltham Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
2-June DeTrianna Council #199 Southbridge After First Degree
2-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman 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
25-Aug

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
29-Sept

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
27-Oct

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
24-Nov

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
 

****Third Degrees****

Date Council Time
2015 Proper Dress Required  
31-May

Council: St Francis of Sacred Heart Council #14091 Waltham

CO:   FDD    Jim Boulette

PFC:  FDD   Nino Giamei

Host DD: DD Henry Pilla Jr

Degree Starts   After 2nd Degree or about 4:30

Candidates at  3:30  

 

7-June

Council: Leicester Council #4528

 

CO:   FDD    Jim Boulette

PFC:  FDD   Nino Giamei

Host DD: DD Joseph Vecchione

Degree Starts    2:00

Candidates at  1:00  

7-June

Council: Msgr. James Coyle Council 82 @ Assumption of the Lord Parish in Taunton  

 

CO:   DD    Bill Huber

PFC:  FDD  

Host DD: DD Robert Schwarz

Degree Starts    4:30

Candidates at  4:00  

7-June POSTPHONED

Council: Ludlow Council 3535

 

CO:   FDD   

PFC:  FDD  

Host DD: DD Joseph Kosmas

Degree Starts    1:30

Candidates at  12:30  

28-June

Council: Cardinal Spellman Council 347 Whitman

 

CO:   FDD   

PFC:  FDD  

Host DD: DD Paul Ohrenberger

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 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.