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Fish Dinner Cancellation Notice

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the decision to cancel the remaining fish dinners for the Lenten Season.  The support of our fraternal, Parish and community family was greatly appreciated.  We pray no one becomes infected and ask everyone to take care of yourself and your family in the weeks and months to come.

Annual Tootsie Roll Drive Cancellation Notice
For those fraternal members that signed up for the April 3 & 4 event, it is hoped collection can take place in October, with an exact date to be determined.
April Council Meeting Cancellation Notice
As with those events listed above, the April 7 council meeting has been canceled.
CLICK here for March 6, 2020 Fish/Shrimp dinner photos
CLICK here for Fish/Shrimp Dinners starting February 28, 2020
CLICK here for Spaghetti Dinner info
CLICK here for the 4th Degree Christmas Party held Dec. 7, 2019
CLICK here for a couple of photos taken during the All Soul's Day breakfast, Nov. 2, 2019
CLICK here to go directly to the Past Grand Knight recognition
CLICK here to go directly to the Habitat For Humanity Dedication on September 6, 2019
CLICK here to go directly to the handicap ramp installation on August 20, 2019
CLICK here to go directly to the Tootsie Roll Funds Distribution photos
CLICK here to go directly to the 2019 Bill Driscoll Memorial Golf Tournament
CLICK here to go directly to the Rodeo Section

Fish & Shrimp Dinners

#1 February 28, 2020

#2 March 6, 2020

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Dinner dates include(d): January 10, 24, February 7 & 21.  Held from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. All held at the St. Joseph Hall (same location as the Council meetings).
Cost for adults $8.00, 6 & under free.  ALL YOU CAN EAT!.  Added February 7 is a meatball sub for $5.00.

Assembly 2031 Annual Christmas Party
December 7, 2019
Below are a couple photos of the attendees.

Left to Right: L. Jim  Dolehanty, Don & Sue Carmer, Rich and Beth Ockerman, Vic Huddas, Marlene & Brent Cole

Congratulations to Vic Huddas and Rich & Beth Ockerman for snagging 2 of the raffle baskets.
All Soul's Day breakfast sponsored by Council 12186
November 2, 2019

Photo courtesy of DGK Rich Ockerman

Past Grand Knight recognized...

Past Grand Knight Don Carmer (L) is recognized for his serve by Deputy Grand Knight Rich Ockerman at our October 1, 2019 meeting.
Thanks, Don!

Habitat for Humanity Dedication
Our Council donated $1,000.00 towards the building of a house on Lord St. in Gaines.  On September 9, 2019, Habitat for Humanity held a dedication ceremony.
Grand Knight Mike Gentry, Financial Secretary Brent Cole and Warden Brian Wendt attended.
In addition to the original grant, a $100 gift card to Ace Hardware was presented to the owner.

12 Knights install their handicap ramp in Vernon
Lead by Grand Knight Mike Gentry, 12 Knights assisted with installation of their handicap ramp for a St. Mary St. Joseph Parishioner in Vernon.
A big thank you to all the Knights that helped out.  Below are photos of the event.

2019 Helping People with Intellectual Disabilities (Tootsie Roll Drive)
Presentation to the recipient agencies on
June 18, 2019
Kathy Fredrick, Business Operations Manager received a check on behalf of the Vocational Independence Program in the amount of $1,275.81.

Sheila Gafney, Adaptive Physical Education Teacher, on behalf of Pat Peter's, Special Olympics Area 13 Director, in the amount of $1,275.82.

2019 Bill Driscoll Memorial Golf Tournament
Held June 1, 2019
1st Place Team

Left to Right:
Pete VanDruesch, John Small Jr., Mike Gentry Council 12186, and Sam Yanta Council 12186

Gaines Community Rodeo
The 17th Annual Rodeo was scheduled for July 19 and 20 at the Gaines Community Park. 
As you may know the Saturday event was cancelled due to bad weather.  We apologize, but the safety of the visitors and contestants dictated the call.
We hope you will mark your calendar for the July 17 & 18, 2020 for the 18th Annual Gaines Community Rodeo, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 12186.
Continue to check out our Facebook page, listed below.
The following rodeo article...
has been posted on the KofC Supreme Council web site.  Please CLICK HERE to go to the article page.
The KofC Columbia magazine published an article in their November 2019 edition.  The article has been posted on our Activity Photos Page.  CLICK HERE to go directly to that page.

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This page was last updated on March 17, 2020 at 07:30.
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