Date Event Location
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2016    
August 17th State Board Meeting (Date Changed) Norwood
August 20th Fr. Joe's Chapel of Hope Family Cookout Natick
Aug 28th - Oct 3rd Silver Rose in Massachusetts from Sunday, August 28th to Sunday, October 2nd

Pilgrimage of Silver Rose--Click on Blue

State Wide
September 11th State Installation of Officers and District Deputies 1:00 PM Mass (DDs 12:30) St. Mary's Church 59 Carpenter Street Foxboro Foxboro
September 12th North Region Regional Meeting of all DDs, GKs, FSs and Council Officers   at Fr Coppens Council Tewksbury 2068 Main St  @ 7:00. State Warden Rob Morrison    DISTRICTS 22 - 32, 54 Tewksbury
September 13th Western Region Regional Meeting of all DDs, GKs, FSs and Council Officers   at Fairview Council 1599 Memorial Drive
Chicopee @ 7:00.  State Advocate Mike Lesperance 
  DISTRICTS 1-9
Chicopee
September 14th South Region Regional Meeting of all DDs, GKs, FSs and Council Officers   at St. Patrick’s Hall, 82 High St, Wareham   beginning at 7:00. State Treasurer Paul Flanagan   DISTRICTS 43-52, 55 Wareham
September 19th Central Region Regional Meeting of all DDs, GKs, FSs and Council Officers   at St. Ann's Church, 134 Cochituate Road in Wayland beginning at 7:00.  State Secretary Bob Morrison 
     DISTRICTS 10 - 21, 53
Wayland
September 20th Boston Region Regional Meeting of all DDs, GKs, FSs and Council Officers   at St Marks VFW  69 Bailey St, Dorchester  beginning at 7:00.  Immediate Past State Deputy Russ Steinbach   DISTRICTS 33-42, 56 Dorchester
September 21st State Board Meeting (Date Changed) Norwood
October 9th Worcester Pro-Life Mass - Cathedral of St Paul 38 High Street Worcester  10:15 AM Mass Worcester
November 5th State Charity Ball - Doubletree Hotel 11 Beaver St. Milford --5:00 Mass  6:00 – 7:00 pm Cocktails – 7:00 Dinner  Milford
November 19th

Springfield Pro Life Mass - Springfield Diocese St Michael Cathedral 4 PM Mass

Springfield
December 3 State Directory Christmas Party  
December 3-4 District Deputy Mid-Winter Conference  
     

 

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,

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.

2016 Proper Dress Required
27-July

Good Shepherd Council #16156 St. Zepherin's Parish Center, 99 Main St. Wayland

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

Unity Council #2212 West Springfield 99 Pine Street

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
2-August Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
9-August Msgr Marshall Council  #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
18-August Ware Council #183 Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
22-August Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
30-August Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
6-September Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-September

St John the Evangelist Council 14842 in Townsend Reservations please email Brian at ashby54@gmail.com 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
15-September Ware Council #183 Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
27-September Msgr Marshall Council  #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
27-September Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
27-September

Saint John Vianney Council #16243  at Saint Mary's Gathering Room Winchester  There will be food / refreshments to follow all are welcome.

Degree Starts at 6:30 Candidates at 6:00
4-October Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
20-October Ware Council #183 Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
24-Ocotober Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
25-October Msgr Marshall Council  #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
25-October Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
1-November Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
8-November Msgr Marshall Council  #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
14-November

St John the Evangelist Council 14842 in Townsend Reservations please email Brian at ashby54@gmail.com 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
29-November Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
6-December Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
13-December Msgr Marshall Council  #103 Pittsfield Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
2017  
3-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
9-January

St John the Evangelist Council 14842 in Townsend Reservations please email Brian at ashby54@gmail.com 

Degree Starts at 7:00 Candidates at 6:30
7-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
20-February Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
7-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
4-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
10-April Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
2-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
6-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman Degree Starts at 7:30 Candidates at 7:00
12-June Fairview Council #4044 Chicopee Degree Starts at 6:00 Candidates at 5:30
 

****Formation Degrees**** 

 

  District Deputy is responsible for booking a second 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
2016 Proper Dress Required
20-July Bunker Hill Council #62 Charlestown After Admission Degree
28-July

Unity Council #2212 West Springfield 99 Pine Street

After Admission Degree
2-August Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
30-August Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
6-September Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
25-September Good Shepherd Council #16156 Wayland Degree Starts at 1:00 Candidates at 12:30
27-September Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
4-October Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
25-October Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
1-November Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
29-November Middleboro / Lakeville Council #223 After Admission Degree
6-December Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
2017  
3-January Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
7-February Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
7-March Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
4-April Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
2-May Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree
6-June Cardinal Spellman Council #347 Whitman After Admission Degree

    ****Knighting Degrees****

 

  The District Deputy must file a third degree request  form and the State Council will assign a third degree team.  Councils must have $5.50 per candidate for the third degree medallion and must assume any food costs from the local hosting council.  
Date Council Time
2016 Proper Dress Required  
25-September

Council:   Good Shepherd Council #16156 Wayland

 

CO:  

PFC:  

Host DD:  Edward Hebert

Degree Starts    2:00   After Formation Degree

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 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.