The May, 2010 meeting was called to order by the Deputy Knight at 7:01 pm, followed
       by the “Our Father” and “Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag”. All officers were present
       except the Chaplin, Grand Knight, Warden, Inside Guard, Outside Guard and 2nd Year
       Trustee. A total of 18 knights were present. The minutes were approved by common

   From the Grand Knight:

1.  The Deputy Grand Knight mentioned Tim McNeese may transfer into our Council
      from Our Lady of the Lake.

2.  The D.G.K. led the elections of Council officers for the next year. All officers were
      installed by acclamation procedure except for one of the Trustees.  Results of new
      officers were:

       Grand Knight = John Kubicek                    Advocate = James Tuckness
       Deputy Grand Knight = Chris Neal            Inside Guard = Mark Wand
       Recorder = Gary Momphard                       Outside Guard = Greg Gloeckner
       Chancellor = Jim Grier                                 1st Year Trustee = Keith Norten
       Warden = John Smithberg                           2nd Year Trustee = Tim Griese
       Treasurer = Ben Francka                              3rd Year Trustee = Erwin Mantei (runoff
       Financial Secretary = Randy Friga              between John Wooldridge and Erwin

3. The D.G.K. mentioned the realignment of some district Councils







       From the Chaplin:  

            Not present





     Treasurer's and Financial Secretary’s Reports:


       The Treasurer reported on the bills and money received from activities after the last
       council meeting.  Also, he mentioned that financial condition of the Council was in
       good condition and reported the amount of monies the Council had in the bank.
       The Financial Secretary’s report indicated the Council’s financial condition was in
       good shape.






     Unfinished and New Business:

             Various items were addressed.

1.      John Smithberg reported on the success of Council and Parish Bingo activities.

2.      Tim Griese reported on the Sunset Stroll for Friday, May 7th. He mentioned the
 lack of people present, and the distribution of people from the different parishes.


3.      The D. G. K. reported the Softball game was cancelled and it should be rescheduled.
John Smithberg said he would talk to Fr. Phillip to reschedule it in the next few weeks.



4.      The D. G. K. led the discussion on the first Council BBQ of the summer.  It is scheduled
after the 11:30am and 5:00pm Sunday Masses, June 13th because of Fathers day, the
following Sunday.

5.      The D.G.K. also mentioned that the elections for Parish Council are up-coming soon
and that Ben Francka is stepping down as a member from that council.


6.      The D. G. K. also mentioned Council members should try to help in the Special
Olympics activities.





      From the Insurance Agent:

         No report---not present




       From the District Deputy: 

           not present     


       Pray for Special People:

     We should keep Dave Eiler, past Branson G. K. and others in our prayers.



         Closing of Meeting:


        The D.G. K. closed the meeting with the “Hail Mary” and the “Glory Be”.




                                    Future Activities




June 9th----Bishop Johnston’s 20th anniversary of ordination to priesthood


June 13th---Council’s first summer BBQ after the 11:30 am and 5:00 pm Masses
                    on the St. Agnes Cathedral elementary school grounds.  Helpers
                    get there by 11:00 am and 5:00 pm respectively.


June 20th----Father’s Day


June 23rd-----St. Agnes Council Meeting at 7:00 pm in Band Room of St. Agnes
                      Cathedral elementary school.


July 1st----Due date for Report of New Officers


July 4th---Independence Day




                                    PAST ACTIVITIES




Sept. 26th------Missouri Catholic Conference Annual Meeting at Jefferson City


Oct. 3rd--------Soccer tournament in Springfield sponsored by Lebanon Knights


Oct. ­9-10th---Tootsie Roll Drive @ Republic Wall Mart, 8:00 am -3:00pm


Oct 11th-------Tootsie Roll Drive after all Masses @ St. Agnes Cathedral


Oct. 14th------Council Bingo @ 698 Bingo Emporium 6:30—9:30 pm


Oct. 18th------Knights Breakfast @ St. Agnes Elementary Cafeteria 8:00-11:00 am


Oct. 21st --------4th Degree Meeting @7:30 pm at Council 1877


Oct 23rd -------Boo Fest at St. Agnes Cafeteria


Oct. 28th-----St. Agnes K of C Meeting in Elementary School Band Room @ 7:00pm


Nov. 26th----Thanksgiving


Nov. 29th-----5th Sunday---8:30 am Cathedral Mass—Council’s participation in Mass.


Dec. 7th---Bartenders Ball for the Special Olympics at the Oasis 6:00 pm until midnight.


Dec. 8th----Feast of The Immaculate Conception


Dec.10th--- Bishop John’s 25th Anniversary as a Bishop---7:00 pm Mass and reception at

                   St. Agnes.


Dec. 11th---Dinner Meeting for Council with Ladies Auxiliary---7:00 pm at St. Agnes

                   Cafeteria.  NO REGULAR SCHEDULED DEC. MEETING


Dec. 20th---Council Breakfast----8:00 am—11:00 am in St. Agnes Cafeteria


Dec. 25th---Christmas


Dec. 28th---4-7 pm---Blood Drive at St. Agnes Band Room.


De. 31st----New Years’ Eve




Jan. 1st----New Years Day—Feast of Mary, Mother of God


Jan. 3rd---Feast of the Epiphany


Jan. 3rd----11:30 am Mass and Pot Luck Dinner following for Fr. Rudolpho in St. Agnes


Jan. 9th---Council Free Throw Contest at Palati Center


Jan. 17th---Knights of Columbus 15th Annual Bowl-A-Thon at various area Bowling Lanes.


Jan. 17th---Knights Breakfast---8:00 am -11am—St. Agnes Elementary Cafeteria.


Jan. 20th--23rd----March for Life in Washington D.C.—bus leaves from Catholic High School
                            and other local areas.


Jan. 27th----7:00 pm---Councils Monthly Meeting at St. Agnes Elementary Band Room.


Jan. 31st----5th Sunday


Feb. 13th------Special Olympics Polar Bear Plunge---Table Rock, Branson


Feb. 13th-----9 a.m.--District Free Throw Contest, Holy Trinity, Springfield.


Feb.15th-----Due Date—Semiannual Audit Report (#1295)


Feb. 17th----Ash Wednesday


Feb. 19th---4:30-7 p.m.—Fish Fry at St. Agnes Cafeteria and Grounds


Feb.20th---9 am---Regional Free Throw Contest at Springfield Catholic High School


Feb. 21st—1st-2nd-3rd Degree Exemplification in Clinton, MO.


Feb. 24th---7 pm—Council’s Monthly Meeting in St. Agnes Elementary Band Room


Feb. 28th ---8-11 am---Council Breakfast at St. Agnes Cafeteria and pickup Street Trash
                                    after at 11:00 am---meet at Price Cutter Parking Lot at 11:00 am.


Mar. 6th---4th Degree Exemplification ---St Louis (forms available on-line


Mar. 13th---- K.C. St. Patrick’s Day Float—starts at Commercial and Bennett Streets.


Mar. 14th----Daylight Savings Time begins


Mar. 17th----St. Patrick’s Day


Mar. 17th----Seminarian David Baunach’s Birthday---send him a card @conception 
                    Seminary College, Conception, MO. 64433 or e-mail—dbaunach@


Mar. 19th---San Paulo Fish Fry on Cathedral grounds.



Mar.21st----8-11 am---Council Breakfast at St. Agnes Cafeteria


March 21st----noon---Free Throw Contest at Helias in Jefferson City.

Mar. 24th------Council Meeting at 7:00 pm in St. Agnes Elementary Band Room.


Mar. 25th---Annunciation of the Lord


Mar. 27th----Spring Sporting Clay Shoot @ Branson at 9:00 am.


Mar. 28th-----Palm Sunday


Mar. 29th----Founders Day---celebrating Springfield founding in 1882.


Apr. 4th---Easter Sunday

May 3rd-----6pm at the Band Room--- organizational meeting for the annual Sunset Stroll


May 7th----6-midnight Msgr. Westhues Sunset Stroll on St. Agnes Parish Grounds for Spgf
                 Catholic Schools--- get there to help at 3:30 pm


May 9th---Mother’s Day


May 13th--- Feast of the Ascension


May 16th---8-11 am-- Knights Breakfast in St. Agnes Cafeteria


May 16th---1pm---Softball game--Knights against the parish on parish grounds


May 25th---Seminarian Nathan Elfink’s Birthday----send him a card @Conception Seminary
                  College, Conception, MO 64433 or e-mail:


May 26th---Opening ceremonies for the Special Olympics at 7 pm at MSU.


May 26th---7:00 pm--- Knights Monthly Meeting at St. Agnes Elementary Band Room


May 30th---Fifth Sunday


May 31st----Memorial Day