Men’s Day Retreat, Deroche, 27 May 2017

Fraser Valley Council 2552 and the Master’s Touch Parish Men’s Group of St. Joseph’s Parish in Langley, invites all Catholic men to join them at their annual Men’s Retreat, this time, at the Carmel Hill Little Flower Monastery in Deroche, BC, with retreat master, Father Lawrence Donnelly, Pastor of St. Joseph’s in Langley.

This is an open invitation to all Catholic men in the lower mainland, and particularly, to our Brother Knights, to join us on the retreat. The details are as follows:

DATE: May 27, 2016 (Saturday)
TIME: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
COST $40 (includes lunch)
LOCATION: Carmel Hill Little Flower Monastery, 10789 North Deroche Road, Deroche, BC

For more information and to sign up, please contact:

Name: Fred Probsti
Email:
Telephone: 604-534-8039

Name: Dong Edmilao
Email: dongedmilao0322@gmail.com
Telephone: 604-534-7366

Council 5566, Annual Golf Tournament, Maple Ridge, 20 May 2017

Thomas Haney Council 5566 in Maple Ridge, BC invites all Brother Knights and their family members to their Annual Golf Tournament on Saturday May 20, 2017.

The details are as follows:

DATE: May 20, 2017 (Saturday)
TIME: 2:00 pm
LOCATION: Maple Ridge Golf Course
20818 Golf Lane, Maple Ridge, BC
Brother Knights and guests – come out and share an afternoon of fun in the sun – relax, mingle, communicate and enjoy the company.

Not a golfer? Why not come out and join us for the BBQ? There’s a choice of beef or veggie burger, or a hot dog with all the trimmings!

Format: 9 hole Texas scramble. Prizes to be won!!
Cost: Golf only – $25.00
BBQ only – $20.00
Golf & BBQ – $45.00
No host bar provided by Golf Club

Contacts:

   Ed Monteiro, PGK
   Tel: 604-467-2330
   Email: egmonte@aol.com

   Derek Niziol
   Tel: 778-938-3752
   Email: koc-Derek.Niziol@outlook.com

Admission (1st) Degree, State Board, Richmond, 27 April 2017

State Officers will perform a First Degree Exemplification at the 2017 State Convention venue in Richmond, with details as follows:

DATE: April 27, 2017 (Thursday)
TIME: Registration at 7:00 pm
Exemplification to follow immediately;
All candidates and members to arrive at registration time.
LOCATION: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
( Steveston “D” Ballroom )
#7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond BC

Grand Knights, please bring your candidates with the following: Constitutional Roll, Form 100, Membership card, Rosary, KofC pin, certificates, etc.

Contacts:
Name: Denis Faucher – State Warden
email: dfaucher@shaw.ca
phone:

Admission (1st) Degree, Council 4582, Ladysmith, 25 April 2017

Santa Maria Council 4582 will be Hosting a First Degree Exemplification with Details as follows:

DATE: April 25, 2017 (Tuesday)
TIME: Registration at 7:00 pm
Exemplification to follow immediately after registration
Regular council meeting to follow exemplification
LOCATION: St Mary’s Church Hall
1135 Fourth Street, Ladysmith, BC

Grand Knights, Please bring your candidates on time with the following: Constitutional Roll, Form 100, Membership card, Rosary, KofC pin, certificates, These Men They Call Knights booklet.

Note: Regular council meeting to follow the exemplification.

Contacts:

Name: Glenn Wynans – District Deputy #21
email: glennwynans@hotmail.com
phone:

Formation (2nd) Degree, District 29, Nanaimo, 27 April 2017

District 29 and Holy Trinity Council 9990 will be hosting a Formation (Second) Degree Exemplification with details as follows:

DATE: April 27, 2017 (Thursday)
TIME: Registration at 7:00 pm
Exemplification to follow immediately after registration
LOCATION: Trinity Catholic Church
6234 Spartan Rd, Nanaimo, BC


Grand Knights, Please bring your candidates with the following: Current 1st Degree Membership card, certificates, sponsors, etc. Please send all registration information to DD Glenn Wynans, and include names, membership numbers, degrees completed, etc.

Members: please remember to bring your membership cards!

Contacts:

Name: Glenn Wynans – District Deputy #21
email: glennwynans@hotmail.com
phone:

Patriotic (4th) Degree, Assembly 2805, Cranbrook, 15 July 2017

Monsignor McIntyre Assembly, 2805 will be hosting a Patriotic (Fourth) Degree Exemplification in Cranbrook with details as follows:

DATE: July 15, 2017 (Saturday)
TIME: Registration at 12:00 pm
Exemplification to follow registration
LOCATION: Christ the Servant Parish
1100 – 14th Avenue South, Cranbrook, B.C.

There will be a BBQ following the exemplification

For Candidates:

Exemplification Fee: $70.00

Dress Code: Black Tuxedo, black shoes,and black socks, black bow tie, black cummerbund (no vest) and formal pleated white shirt with regular collar(no wing tip collars). Those without a black tux may wear a black or dark suit, white shirt, and black bow tie. (These rules will be strictly enforced)

For Assemblies:

The fully completed Form 4’s and the cheques for the Master’s Fee and extra Dinner Tickets, should be mailed to the Faithful Comptroller. All candidates should be accompanied by their respective Faithful Navigator or Faithful Comptroller.

Cheques to be made payable to: ‘ANDY SAMBRIELAZ – MASTER OF THE FOURTH DEGREE’.

Contacts:

Name: SK Andy Sambrielaz – Master
email: andykofc@shaw.ca
phone: 250-808-3289

Name: Sir Knight Gilles Decaire – Faithful Navigator
email: gillesdicairekofc@gmail.com
phone: 250-428-9493

Patriotic (4th) Degree, Assemblies 0035 & 3312, Kelowna, 3 June 2017

Father Pierre Richard Assembly, 0035 and Father Pandosy Assembly, 3312 will be hosting a Patriotic (Fourth) Degree Exemplification in Kelowna with details as follows:

DATE: June 3, 2017 (Saturday)
TIME: Registration at 12:30 pm
Exemplification to follow registration
LOCATION: St. Pius X Parish
1077 Fuller Ave, Kelowna, B.C.

There will be no ladies program accompanying this exemplification.

For Candidates:

Exemplification Fee: $70.00

Dress Code: Black Tuxedo, black shoes,and black socks, black bow tie, black cummerbund (no vest) and formal pleated white shirt with regular collar(no wing tip collars). Those without a black tux may wear a black or dark suit, white shirt, and black bow tie. (These rules will be strictly enforced)

For Assemblies:

The fully completed Form 4’s and the cheques for the Master’s Fee and extra Dinner Tickets, should be mailed to the Faithful Comptroller. All candidates should be accompanied by their respective Faithful Navigator or Faithful Comptroller.

Cheques to be made payable to: ‘ANDY SAMBRIELAZ – MASTER OF THE FOURTH DEGREE’.

Contacts:

Name: SK Andy Sambrielaz – Master
email: andykofc@shaw.ca
phone: 250-808-3289

Knighthood (3rd) Degree, District 29, Prince George, 12 May 2017

District 29 will be hosting a Knighthood (Third) Degree Exemplification with details as follows:

DATE: May 12, 2017 (Friday)
TIME: Registration at 7:00 pm
Exemplification to follow immediately after registration
LOCATION: Ramada Plaza Prince George ( Cranbrook Ballroom )
444 George Street, Prince George B.C.

Grand Knights, Please bring your candidates with the following: Current 2nd Degree Membership card, certificates, 3rd Degree Membership cards, etc.

Note: Once the exemplification has commenced, late arrivals will not be admitted to the chamber.

Members – remember to bring your current membership cards!

Note: Candidates must be carrying their Second Degree Membership cards or have an officer of their council to verify their membership.

Contacts:

Name: SK Paul Laliberte – Faithful Navigator
email: Laliberte@shaw.ca
phone: 250.565.8405

Knighthood (3rd) Degree, District 21, Nanaimo, 7 May 2017

District 21 and Mid-Island Council 3842 will be hosting a Knighthood (Third) Degree Exemplification with details as follows:

DATE: May 7, 2017 (Sunday)
TIME: Registration at 2:00 pm
Exemplification to follow immediately after registration
Members and candidates to arrive at registration time.
LOCATION: St Peter’s Parish
Nanaimo, BC

Grand Knights, Please bring your candidates with the following: Current 2nd Degree Membership card, certificates, 3rd Degree Membership cards, etc.

Note: Once the exemplification has commenced, late arrivals will not be admitted to the chamber.

Members – remember to bring your current membership cards!

Note: Candidates must be carrying their Second Degree Membership cards or have an officer of their council to verify their membership.

Contacts:

Name: Glenn Wynans – District Deputy #21
email: glennwynans@hotmail.com
phone:

EARTH DAY BICYCLE DRIVE AND BIKE CLINIC, Council 5423, Burnaby, 22 April 2017

EARTH DAY BICYCLE DRIVE AND BIKE CLINIC –

Got an old bicycle just lying around? Now’s the time to find it a good home!

On Earth Day, Saturday April 22 from 9:30 am to 3 pm at Holy Cross School, 1450 Delta Ave in northwest Burnaby, you can drop off your used bikes and bike parts, tools, helmets, lights and other accessories to be refurbished for distribution to low-income people in the Greater Vancouver Area; also, bring in your current bike for a free check-up.

Info at http://www.pedalpower.org/pedals-for-the-people.html or 778-836-7122. Sponsored by Our Community Bikes, the UBC Bike Kitchen, Key West Ford and Council 5423 of the Knights of Columbus.