September 2017 – Newsletter
September is Here, and another summer has passed us by. I apologize for not having an August newsletter, but I needed a vacation too! There is a lot going on, and a lot to do as we head in to fall. I look forward to working with you all as we close out the year.
Father Gabriel Council 3746
We started the month with a wonderful Karaoke night at the hall on Friday the 1st. We have a 2nd degree coming up on Saturday September 9th. It will take place at the hall at 10:00 am. Candidates wishing to participate in obtaining their 2nd degree should be at the hall no later then 9:30 am.
Our council has been asked to assist Our lady of Lourdes with this years International Food Festival. We will need several Brother Knights to help decorate the Parish Hall on Friday the 8th of September, and several Knights to help during the event on Sunday the 10th. Please sign up to help using our sign up sheet here.
Our regularly scheduled meetings this month will take place, as always, on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. This month that falls on the 12th and 26th.
The Central Florida Knights of Columbus Council’s Laps For Life program raised the funds this past Spring to purchase a new ultrasound machine for Life Choices Medical Clinic. Brother Knights, Please plan to attend the dedication on September 30th. You can find more info here.
Looking forward into October, we will be having Oktoberfest at the hall on the 20th. Food and entertainment will be provided, tickets will cost $25 a piece, or $45 per couple. Please plan to attend and support our council.
As some of you may have heard, Brother Knight, and District Deputy, Vinnie Modeen had a house fire last week. Please keep the Modeen family in your prayers.
JFK Assembly 1593
This months 4th degree meeting has been postponed due to the Labor Day holiday. Please plan to attend the meeting the following Monday, September 11th at the hall.
By now most of you have seen the new 4th degree uniforms. If not, check here. If you have any comments about this new direction, please contact the Supreme Masters office by telephone: 203-752-4437 or email: [email protected]
Columbus Club of Brevard
We had a great Karaoke night on the 1st. We will continue to have Karaoke night on the 1st Friday of the month as long as it remains profitable.
We will be having our 2nd Trivia night of the school year on Friday the 8th. We hope to continue with Trivia nights on the 2nd Friday of the month.
Come on out on the 15th of September for live Dixieland music at the lounge! This will be our first time having live Dixieland music. Come check it out, If it is successful, we will continue to have them out.
We will be having many other events at the hall as we rent it out for private events. Keep in touch with our volunteer page to help us out with these events.
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish
The OLL International Food Festival will be on Sunday, September 10, 2017 in the Parish Hall from noon – 3pm. Come join us as we celebrate the diversity of our parishioners and sample a variety of food from all over the world. Tickets are $1 a piece and allow you to sample one country’s food. You are going to want several because there is so much good food.
Divine Mercy Church on Merritt Island is hosting a workshop to help get into a deeper state of prayer. It is on Saturday, September 16th from 8:30 am to 1 pm. Contact Adal Henriquez at 321-537-2612 for more info.