COUNCIL ACTIVITIES

 

 
MINUTES FROM 05/23/07

       The Deputy Grand Knight led the Council in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and "The Our
       Father".  The roll of officers was called.  The following officers were present;  The Grand
       Knight, The Treasurer, The Chancellor, two Trustees and the District Grand Knight.  A total
       of 11 members were present.

   From the Grand Knight:

       1.  Many people enjoyed the change of menu at the last knights breakfast.

 
       2. We received a letter from the Supreme Deputy for support of the Vitae Society which is
            active in slowing abortion activities.  Rosary rings would be sold to support the effort.
       3. There will be a golf tournament in Kansas City
       4. There will be a horseshoe tournament 8/18-19
       5. K. C. Council # 1075 will have a golf tournament June 16th in Monett
       6.  There will be a District Deputy meeting July 28th @ Immaculate Conception in Springfield.
       7. The Contest for Concern Award from state was discussed.
        

     From the Chaplin:

        No report

      
 
      Treasurer's and Financial Secretaries Reports:

        Indicated a positive state of the finances of the Council.              

      
 

   Unfinished and New Business:

       1. Sister Doris asked the knights for lawn hoses and a lawnmower for the Kitchen's property.

       2. The parish is looking for people and groups to do setups and cleanups and is willing to pay
           for this activity.
       3. John Wooldridge made a motion to donate monies to Greenburgh Kansas.  Ryan Neil
           seconded the motion.  A discussion followed and all agreed to give $100. 
       4. There was a discussion about and an agreement about tabling a donation to the Vitae
           Society and to do more for the Voice for Life activities with Rosie San Paulo.      
       5. Randy Friga made a motion to order 500 rosary rings @ 15 cents each and distribute them
           at the Sunday Masses on July 29th..  John Wooldridge seconded the motion and all agreed.
       6. There will be the Installation of the new council officers after the July 29th mass.  The
            following members were voted on and elected:

              Grand Knight = Tim Griese                   Treasurer = Jim Greer
              Deputy Grand Knight = Ryan Neil         Inside Guard = Alan Norris
              Chancellor = John Smithberg                 Outside Guard = Jim Tuckness
              Warden = John Kubicek                        Trustee 1 yr. = Dennis Grob
              Advocate = John Compton                    Trustee 2 yrs. = Keith Norton
              Recorder = Erwin Mantei                       Trustee 3 yrs. = Ben Francka

 

         7.  Leroy Matthews voted in as a new member
         8.  The council discussed the next barbecue decided to have it on June 24th.
         9.  Randy Friga made a motion to give $100 to Council 698 to offset costs for the
              concessions they bought for the Cardinal game.  Mark Merz seconded the motion,
              and it was voted in.

 

         From the Insurance Agent:

           No report.

 
       From the District Deputy:  

       1.  There will be a memorial mass at 9:00am and commented on the membership and knight's
            insurance quota. 

      Closing of Meeting:

         Closing of meeting was lead by the Grand Knight as well as the Closing prayer at 8:35 pm.
        

 
 
                          Future Activities

 

 
 June 10th---Knight's Rosary after the 8:30 am Mass

June 16th---K.C. council 1075 golf tournament in Monett

June 24th---Council's barbecue at St. Agnes

June 27th---Next Council Meeting in band room at St. Agnes

July 8th ----Knight's Rosary after the 8:30 am Mass

July 25th----July Council meeting

July 28th----Regional District Deputies meeting at Immaculate Conception parish in Springfield

July 29th---Councils participation at Mass and distribute the rosary rings

August 18th----Horseshoe Tournament

 
 
  CALENDAR
                        Past Activities

 

 
2006:

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
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2007:

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

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.

May 10th--First Adopt-A-Street cleanup activity for the Council---meet at 6:00 pm
      at Price Cutters on Kansas Expressway and Grand Street

May 13th---Council Breakfast 8:00 am - 11:00 am ??

May 13th---Council Rosary after the 8:30 am Mass

May 20th---Council Breakfast at 8:00-11:00 am if not on May 13th.

May 23rd--Council meeting at 7:00 pm