Another fun and successful Pancake Breakfast this morning in the Rose Garden. Thank You to all the folks who came to our event to help support Seminarians John Garabedian and Tom Palanza, Jr. Here are a few photos from today's breakfast.
Congratulations to Ava Aquino who became the Massachusetts State Champion for 9 year old girls at the Massachusetts State KofC Basketball Free Throw Contest held this morning at the Conte Forum at Boston College. Way to go Ava !!! Below are a couple of photos from this morning's contest. One showing Ava accepting her first place trophy from the Massachusetts KofC State Deputy Paul Flanagan. The other photo is of all the participants sitting in front of the Massachusetts State Knights of Columbus Officers.
Earlier today Scott Handren attended the Formation Degree Ceremony and both Scott & Dave Hunter attended the Knighting Degree Ceremony at the Needham Council. So if you see them out and about congratulate them on being full fledged Knights. In the photo below L to R is Brian Healy Council Chancellor, Dave Hunter & Scott Handren.
Congratulations to Ava Aquino of Mansfield who won First Place in the Southern Region KofC Basketball Free Throw Contest this morning down in Kingston MA. Ava competed in the 9 year old Girls Group. After having won the Council Contest, then the District Contest she qualified to then move on to the Southern Region Contest and won. Now she moves on to compete in the KofC State Championship Contest to be held at Boston College. The photo below is of Ava accepting her First Place Trophy and Winner's Certificate from MA KofC State Advocate Bob Schwarz.
Here are our newest KofC members who recently took their Admissions & Formation Degrees at Middleboro-Lakeville Council 223. They are from L to R: Chris Lindstrom, Rick Cooper and Jack Cooney. Please introduce yourself and welcome them to our council the next time you see them.
Just click on the document below to read the new George C. Shields Council 420 newsletter.
The George C. Shields Council 420 kicked off its 4th Annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale this past weekend. Feel free to print the form below and drop it off with your payment at any Mass this coming weekend (11/10 & 11/11).
The torch has been passed.....Chris Herrick elected Grand Knight of the George C. Shields Council # 420 for Fraternal Year 2018-2019
In June, the George C. Shields Council # 420 conducted its annual election of officers for the upcoming Fraternal Year, We are happy to announce that Christopher Herrick has been elected as the Grand Knight effective July 1st. The other officers elected can be seen on the About Us tab. Below is a photo of current GK Chris Goldner, on the right, handing the gavel to incoming GK Chris Herrick on the left. Thank You Immediate Past Grand Knight Chris Goldner for your dedication and service to our council and St. Mary's Parish.
The George C. Shields Council # 420 won the 2018 State KofC Community Service Award at the Massachusetts State Convention in Hyannis on May 20th.