Date Event Location
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2015    
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 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 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 16 State Board Meeting Norwood
April 17

DD Jerry Murphy Friendship Dinner at Vera Cruz Council 12925 Teed Drive  Randolph @ Time 7 PM

Randolph
April 18

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

Southbridge
April 18th

State Cribbage Tournament Hosted by Fr. Croke Council #4982 Wilmington Registration, Coffee and Donuts 9-10 AM Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Vegetables - Lunch Noon - PLEASE SHOW UP PRIOR TO  9:45AM

Wilmington
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 9th

Annual Massachusetts State Council Knights of Columbus Living Rosary at LaSalette Shrine in Attleboro @ 2PM with Mass to follow.

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

 

                Hotel Registration Form

              Ladies Brunch Form

Hyannis
May 21 State Board Meeting Norwood
June 25th  Past State Officer's Dinner Leominster
June 26th  State Golf Tournament @ The Woods in Westminster - $90 Per Golfer Westminster
June 267th 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
Nov 1 NEW ENGLAND 4th Degree Exemplification Honoring Bishop Daniel Reilly Worcester

 

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
31-March

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
6-April Andover Council #1078 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
7-April DeTriana Council #199 Southbridge Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
8-April

St Richard Council #14949 Sterling -Coat & Tie for Candidates-Membership Kit Required - Notify GK Bill Taylor bill_taylor49@yahoo.com

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
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
16-April

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
19-April Valencia Council #80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
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

Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall Council #103 100 Briggs Ave., Pittsfield

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

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
28-April Greater Quincy Council No. 2259 Degree Starts at 8:00 Candidates at 7:00
30-April Unity Council #2212 West Springfield - St Thomas Church Parish Center 89 Pine Street West Springfield  Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
3-May Valencia Council #80 Milford Degree Starts at 4:00 Candidates at 3:30
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
21-May

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
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 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
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
2015 Proper Dress Required
31-March

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
7-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After First Degree
7-April DeTriana Council #199 Southbridge After First Degree
19-April St. Richard Council #14940 Sterling--Parish Hall 4 Bridge Street Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:00
28-April

Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223

After First Degree
30-April Unity Council #2212 West Springfield - St Thomas Church Parish Center 89 Pine Street West Springfield  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  
19-April

Council: St. Richard of Cheshire Council #14940 Sterling Parish Hall 4 Bridge Street

   

CO:   FDD  

PFC:  FDD  

Host DD: DD Brian Mohan 

Degree Starts   After 2nd Degree or about 2:30

Candidates at  1:30

     
     
(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.