Date Event Location
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  Start 2014-2015 Fraternal Year  
Dec 25 MERRY CHRISTMAS  
2015    
March 7

South Region Free Throw Competition @ Sacred Heart High School 329 Bishops Hwy Kingston.  Registration will be at 9AM and the competition will begin at 10AM.  Contact FDD Charles Comeau at frenchwood@aol.com or (781) 831-2309                  Districts 39-47 & 50

Kingston
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 1-8

West Springfield
March 14 Evening With The Master Fundraiser--- Theme: BBQ for Spring... Reception 6:00...dinner ...6:45... Auction...and raffle..7:45...Westboro Council Westboro
March 

Boston Region Free Throw Competition @ TBD.  Registration will be at 8AM and the competition will begin at 9AM.  Contact Rick Walsh  Cell#  (857) 321-3655.  Email:  rwalsh1981@gmail.com.  Districts 29-38 & 49, 51

Quincy
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 9-19 & 48 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 20-28 Reading
March 21 Worcester Men's Conference - DCU Center Worcester Worcester
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 & Nell 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 10

DD Jerry Murphy Friendship Dinner at Vera Cruz Council 12925 Teed Drive  Randolph @ Time TBD

Randolph
April 11 Fourth Degree Exemplification - Honoree will be Former Master John McKenzie @ Fairview Council Memorial Drive  Chicopee Chicopee
April 12

DD Tom & Kerry Butler Friendship Dinner at Holy Trinity Council 4306, 26 Baldwin St, East Longmeadow @ 2:00 PM

East Longmeadow
April 18

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

Southbridge
April 20 Lantern Award --- Recipient Father Joe Baggetta  -On the occasion of the Fifty-Ninth Annual Lantern Award Presentation at  the One hundred Fifteenth Annual Patriots’  Day Dinner on Monday April 20th at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel, 1657 Worcester Road, Framingham.   Tickets are $40.00 each or $400 per table.  Social Hour 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (cash bar), Dinner at 7:00 PM. Framingham
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.

2015 Proper Dress Required
4-January Valencia Council #80 Milford
6-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-January New Winchester Council - Basement of Saint Mary's Parish in Winchester Contact DD Nick Melanchook District #26 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
13-January 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
19-January Fr Coppens Council No, 4338 Tewksbury Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
22-January

Unity Council #2212 West Springfield @ Saint Thomas the Apostle Church ( basement of Parish Center)  Parish Center is the Building to the right of the church when facing front of Church 63 PINE Street West Springfield 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
26-January St John the Evangelist Council No. 14842 Townsend -Fr Mealey Hall behind church 1 School St

Reservations required, contact DD Brian Mohan or GK Keith Jackson <keith.m.jackson3.civ@mail.mil> . Must provide membership kit, coat & ties for candidates. 

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
3-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-February Valencia Council #80 Milford
10-February 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
11-February

St Richard's Council No. 14940 Sterling-Church Basement Bridge St Sterling   Contact GK Bill Taylor <bill_taylor49@yahoo.com> or DD#15  Brian Mohan <ashby54@gmail.com>  membership kit coat & tie for candidates

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

Unity Council #2212 West Springfield @ Saint Thomas the Apostle Church ( basement of Parish Center)  Parish Center is the Building to the right of the church when facing front of Church 63 PINE Street West Springfield 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
3-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-March Valencia Council #80 Milford
10-March 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
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
7-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-April Valencia Council #80 Milford
14-April 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
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
3-May Valencia Council #80 Milford
5-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-May 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
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
2-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
7-June Valencia Council #80 Milford
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
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
2015 Proper Dress Required
6-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After First Degree
7-January Dorchester Council #107 @ St. Mark's Post 63 Bailey St Dorchester Degree Starts at 6:30 Candidates at 6:00
19-January

Leicester Council #4528

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
22-January Unity Council #2212 West Springfield @ Saint Thomas the Apostle Church ( basement of Parish Center)  Parish Center is the Building to the right of the church when facing front of Church 63 PINE Street West Springfield  After First Degree
24-January Mumford Council #365 Prescott Rd Whitinsville Degree Starts at 12:00 Candidates at 11:30
25-January Fr. Hogan Council #14236  St Julie's Church 494 Slocum Rd Dartmouth Degree Starts at 11:00 Candidates at 10:30
27-January

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
3-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After First Degree
8-February Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:30
24-February

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
26-February

Unity Council #2212 West Springfield @ Saint Thomas the Apostle Church ( basement of Parish Center)  Parish Center is the Building to the right of the church when facing front of Church 63 PINE Street West Springfield 

After First Degree
3-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman 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
7-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After First Degree
28-April

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
5-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman 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
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

****Third Degrees****

Date Council Time
2015 Proper Dress Required  
7-January

Council:   Dorchester Council #107 St Mark's Post #1757 63 Bailey St. Dorchester

   

CO:   FDD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Robert Martin

After Second Degree
24-January

Council:   Mumford Council #365 Prescott Rd Whitinsville

   

CO:   FDD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Tim Orr

After Second Degree
25-January

Council:   Fr Hogan Council #14236 Dartmouth (St Julie's Parish 494 Slocum Road)

   

CO:   FDD Pat Nelson  

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Chris Pereira

Degree Starts at 1:00

Candidates at 12:00

8-February

Council:   Mother of Good Counsel Council #1078 Andover

   

CO:   FDD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  James Hauer

Degree Starts at 2:00

Candidates at 1:30

 

11-February

Council:   Easton Council #238

   

CO:   FDD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  Joe McHugo

Degree Starts at 7:30

Candidates at 6:30

15-March

Council:   Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee

   

CO:   FDD 

PFC:  FDD 

Host DD: DD  John Hurley

Degree Starts at 1:00

Candidates at 12:00

     
(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.