COUNCIL ACTIVITIES

 

 
MINUTES FROM 02/28/07-----NO MARCH MEETING (CHRISM MASS)

       The Grand Knight led the Council in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and a prayer.  The roll
       of officers was called.  All officers were present except the Chaplin, the outside guard, warden and
       the lecturer.  It was mentioned that the lecturer transferred  to another local Council.

   From the Grand Knight:

       1. All involved in the knight's fish fry on 3/02 should get there by 3:30 pm and will work until
           7:00pm or just before the stations of the cross begin.

 
       2. On the fish fry menu will be baked and fried fish, hush puppies, cookies, macaroni and cheese
            and cole slaw.
       3. The next knight's fish fry at St. Agnes will be at the same time above on 03/16/07.
       4. We will meet after this council meeting to run through the specifics for both fish fries.
       5. We will meet this Saturday for clean up participation involving the ice storm.
       6. We will celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Knight's of Columbus with a rosary meeting. 
           See below.
       7. The Knights will get together in St. Louis for the Cardinal game.  See below
       8. There was an excellent turnout for the Council's last breakfast.
       9. Lewis Crook's transfer to our Council from Kimberling City was OK'ed
        

     From the Chaplin:

        No report

      
 
      Treasurer's and Financial Secretaries Reports:

          1. Indicated a positive state of the finances of the Council.              

          2. A motion was made to voluntarily contribute more to Supreme so our Council would be
               recognized at the National Convention.  The motion passed unanimously.
 

   Unfinished and New Business:

       1. Some Christmas lights still needed to be taken down.

       2. Ryan Neill collected names on a form to help on the Adopt-a-Street Program.   The street
           on this program is Grand Street from Kansas Expressway to Broadway.
       3. The recorder moved for a discussion and action on the length of time past activities of the
           Council should be listed on the web page and minutes.  The result from the discussion was
           voted on after a motion was made to include activities for one whole year from the past. 
           The motion carried.
       4. The recorder also moved for a discussion on what should be done concerning the Council's
            envelopes and letter head stationary.  After some discussion, there was a motion to contact
            Supreme and try to get our personalized envelopes and stationary from them.  The motion 
            carried.
       5.  We should pray for people as specified by various Council members.      
   

  From the Insurance Agent:

           No report.

 
    From the District Deputy:  
        1.  The Council needs to think about the election of new officers. which needs to be done in May.
        2.  Also, he mentioned various future activities which are included below.
        3.  We also need to get all the appropriate forms into Supreme.
        4.  We need to develop another 2nd degree team.

     Special Visitor: 

         Mr. Tomas Edgeller, from the Recruitment Center of the Missouri State Council from Kansas
         City emphasized membership and that our Council should support other Council's activities.

 
      Closing of Meeting:

         Closing of meeting lead by the Grand Knight as well as the Closing prayer

 
 
                          Future Activities

 

 
March 1st--2nd and 3rd degrees in Jeff City.

March 2nd-- Council Lenten Fish Fry--St. Agnes 4:00- 7:00 pm

March 4th--3rd Degree in Jefferson City

March 9th--Rosary for the Canonization of Fr. McGivney

March 10th--4th Degree in St. Louis

March 11th---Knight's rosary after the 8:30 am Mass

March 16th--2nd Council Lenten Fish Fry--St. Agnes 4:00 - 7:00 pm

March 18th---Knight's breakfast at St. Agnes Cafeteria from 8:00- 11:00 am

March 28th--No Council Meeting --- Chrism Mass at 7:30 pm in Cathedral

March 29th--Council rosary for the celebration of The Knight's of Columbus 125th Anniversary.

April 15th--- 1st degree in Kimberling City.

March 27th--1st degree at Holy Trinity.

April 16th--Knights' at St Louis Cardinal baseball game.

 
 
  CALENDAR
                         Past Activities

 

 
July 4th---Participation  in an Independence Day Parade at Marshfield, MO.  Get on the Knight's Float

July 9th---Knights Rosary at St. Agnes Cathedral after 7:00am Mass in the Chapel

July 12th--A special council meeting in downtown Springfield

July 16th--Blues and Barbeque at St. Agnes after 11:30am and 5:00 pm masses.

July 29th--Knights 1st Degree at Council # 9533

July 30th-Treasure Lake Cookout from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Aug. 2nd---St. Agnes Parish Picnic and Silent Auction after 5:30 pm mass

 Aug. 4th-5th--Parish Garage Sale in Gym.

Aug. 6th-8th ---Tootsie Roll Drive at Wal-Mart in Republic

Aug. 20th or 27th---Barbeque cookout after 11:30 and 5:30 Masses.

Aug. 21st-----Bartenders Practice @ Council #698

Aug. 22nd----2nd degree at Holy Trinity at 6:30pm

Aug. 23rd------next St. Agnes Knights meeting at 7:00pm in Band Room

Aug. 26th---Golf Tournament for the Knights---Aug. 12th deadline for sign-up

Sept. 10th--knights and parishioners rosary at 9:45am in chapel

Sept. 11th--"World Day of Peace" observation

Sept. 15th--"Roses for Life" cards order due for Council

Sept. 17th---8-11am Knights Breakfast at St. Agnes Cafeteria

Sept. 21st--7-9pm--Ecumenical Meeting on Anti-cloning and Voice for Life at Central Assembly
                  (N. Boonville)

Sept. 26th.-- 6:45pm-1st Degree at Holy Trinity.

Sept. 27th-- 7:00 pm knights next council meeting in band room

Sept. 30th---9:30 Catholic Conference Assembly in Jefferson City

Oct. 1st----50th Anniversary Celebration of Diocese --2:30 pm at University Plaza

Oct. 1st---Poker Run--starts at Pierce City and ends at Springfield Catholic

Oct. 6-8th--Tootsie Roll Drive at the Wal-Mart in Republic.

Oct. 8th----Rosary after 8:30 Mass in the Chapel

Oct 15th----Knight's Breakfast in Cafeteria from 8:30 to 11:00 am.

Oct. 15th--12:30 pm, 2nd and 3rd degrees at Council #698

Oct. 19th--presentation of Stem Cell Initiative at Hammons Heart Institute

Oct.21st---7-midnight--Benefit Dance for Brad Burnum at Knight's Hall---$10/per person

Oct. 24th--2nd and 3rd Degree at Holy Trinity

Oct. 25th---7:00 pm--next Council Meeting

Oct. 28th--after 5:30 pm Mass--the Council will cook burgers and help out at Boo Fest--council
                 members there by 3-3:30 pm

Oct. 28th and 29th---aid youth group in taking orders for smoked turkey breasts after all masses.

Nov. 4th and 5th---council members to man a booth at the St. Agnes Cathedral's Stewardship Fair.

Nov. 12th-----Council's rosary after the 8:30 am mass.

Nov. 18th---Council members to help the youth group wrap and box smoked turkey breasts to be frozen
                    at cafeteria.

Nov. 19th---Knight's breakfast 8:00--11:00 am in cafeteria.

Nov. 22nd---next Council Meeting at 7:00 pm in the Band Room.

Dec. 4th---8:00pm to 12:00--Bartenders Ball at Howard Johnsons (Oasis Inn & Convention Center) on
                                             North Glenstone---$45 per person in Advance or $55 at the door--proceeds
                                             to go to The Special Olympics

Dec. 9th---6:00 pm at Sacred Heart Parish--Celebration of "Our Lady of Guadalupe"

 Dec.10th--after 8:30 am Mass--Knight's Rosary

Dec. 17th--8:00 -11:00 am--Knights Breakfast

Dec. 27th--next council meeting--St. Agnes Elementary band room---knight's social with wives

Dec.31st--Council 698's Holiday Party at the Knights Hall---6-7 Social Hour; 7 Dinner--9-- Lounge Party
                 with music.  Dinner and lounge party=$20 per person; $10 per person for lounge party only
                  ---supervised Children's party in Baron Room--$5 per child

Jan. 6th and 7th---distribute Roses for Life cards in pews at Cathedral before all Masses

Jan. 14th---after 8:30 am Mass--Knight's Rosary

Jan. 21st---8:00-11:00 am--Knight's Breakfast

Jan. 21st---Knight's Bowl-athon----Enterprise Lanes

Jan. 24th---Council's Jan. Meeting in Band room.

Feb. 3rd--District Free Throw event at Holy Trinity

Feb. 8th--Religious Appreciation Dinner

Feb. 11th--Knight's Rosary after 8:30 am Mass in Chapel.

Feb. 4th and March 10th---4th Degree in Kansas City

Feb. 17th--Marti Gras at I.C.

Feb. 18th--Knight's Breakfast in Cafeteria -- 8-11 am

Feb. 24th--Regional Free Throw event at Springfield Catholic