Late Summer / Fall 2017
Please pray for Pope Francis
all our clergy and respect for all people. Let’s be
thankful for our all blessings bestowed on us and our families.
Kindly pray for our Country.
Council #103 Meetings:
September 12, 2017
September 26, 2017, Admission Degree, Candidates 7 PM, Degree
October 10, 2017
October 24, 2017, Admission Degree, Candidates 7 PM, Degree 7:30
November 14, 2017
November 28, 2017, No
Meeting, Thanksgiving Holiday.
December 12, 2017
December 26, 2017, No
Meeting, Christmas Season.
Accommodations can be made for a local
Admissions Degree for
other times and location by request.
Please talk to a person who would be a good candidate to join
our council, explain how you feel when you volunteer to help
people in need. Once a candidate wants to join our council, let
us know so he can attend a first Degree as soon as practical.
you for Volunteering for
our activities; Basket Ball Free Throw, Scholarships, Mass
for the Unborn, Fish Fry, Stations of the Cross, Ham & Bean
Dinner, Patching pot holes at St. Joseph Cemetery, Mercy Sunday
in Stockbridge, Blue Mass, K of C #103 Breakfast Fundraiser,
Marching in the Fourth of July Parade, Painting the iron fence
at St. Joseph Cemetery, August Tootsie Roll Drive, Chicken
Parmesan Fundraiser, Eucharistic Minister, Lecturer, Usher, and
other areas, God Bless you.
We received a
K of C Family Award
from the State K of C presented our Council #103 by the State
Deputy Paul O’Sullivan for volunteering at the Pittsfield
Airport, last fall, for Wings Wheels and Warbirds, helping to
raise money for the Special Olympics by holding the tethering
lines for the Hot Balloon Rides.
September 10, 2017,
St. Joseph Festival of Sharing Roots Noon to 5 PM,
volunteers needed, kindly contact Jeff Vincent.
September 16, 2016, Polish Day, request
from the Marians for Honor Guard in Stockbridge.
September 19, 2017, Tuesday 7:00 PM, Western
District Meeting, Fairview Council Chicopee, all our
officers are encouraged to attend.
September 21, 22, 23, 2017, 9 AM to 8 PM Tootsie
Roll Drive at Walmart, Merrill Rd. Stop & Shop, Dan Fox
Stop & Shop, kindly contact Jack Laviolette if you can help for
this worthy cause.
September, 2017, Coats for Kids, TBD.
October, 2017, Tootsie Roll Drive at
Pittsfield area Catholic Churches, TBD
October 29, 2017, Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall Council #103
Remembrance Mass for all our deceased members,
9:15 AM Mass at St. Charles Church.
October 29, 2017, Sunday, Fourth Degree Exemplification at
the DoubleTree, Milford.
November 18, 2017, Saturday, Mass at 5:00 PM, 6:00 to 7:00
PM Cocktails, 7:00 PM Dinner, Knights of Columbus,
Western Region Charity Ball
@ Fairview Council #4044, Castle of the Knights,1599 Memorial
Drive Chicopee, MA, Benefits Knights of Columbus Charity Fund,
Black Tie Optional, Silent Auction, tickets $40.00 each, meal
choices, Prime Rib, Chicken Françoise, Mushroom Wellington. Make
checks payable to: Massachusetts State Knights of Columbus, Mass
State Council, 470 Washington St. Suite 6, Norwood, MA 02062,
deadline for payment is November 10, 2017.
December 9, 2017, Council
#103 Christmas Party at the Italian American Club on Newell
Pittsfield Parks Dept.
North Pole Santa Calling, TBD
Massachusetts K OF C Raffle
Tickets help our Council and the State K of C Charity Fund.
Knights of Columbus
Insurance, Kindly contact Tom Racine if you are interested
in becoming a Knights of Columbus Insurance Agent, or have
insurance needs, 508-347-1303.
Refer to the
Massachusetts K of C
State Website for current K of C activities, degrees and
Pray for respect and
understanding for all people in our Country, especially the
people in Texas experiencing devastating flooding. Let us pray and remember
all our members & their families and for all people in distress.
God Bless you,
Paul “Jack” Laviolette, Jr., GK
Knights of Columbus, Council 103