Archive for category Family

Closing 2016 Columbian Year with a BBQ Party!

Thanks to our worthy Grand Knight Dave Crum, we ended the 2016 Columbian year with fraternity and family at his home where he hosted a BBQ dinner for the council. About two dozen Knights and family were in attendance, including our Pastor Monsignor MacFarlane and Associate Pastor Father Jacob, and a chunk of the party was funded […]

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Thank You – Knights volunteers for Parish Events

Sharing a THANK YOU from the parish for our recent volunteer efforts for both Monsignor’s retirement dinner and parish picnic: The words seem trite and not enough for what each and every one of you did to help pull together this monumental weekend to celebrate Msgr Macfarlane – but we mean them most sincerely! This […]

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Italian Dinner Night comes back to Saint Elizabeth Council!

We held our Italian Family Dinner on October 18, 2014 after a one-year hiatus. The food was catered by Olazzo Restaurant (from Bethesda) and Knights manned the buffet line, the beverages table, the raffle and the welcome table. Invitations to the event were sent home with St. Elizabeth school and REP students, to the Council […]

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Council donates to Maryland State Special Olympics Program

In support of the State-wide initiative this month to raise money and awareness for Special Olympics,  St. Elizabeth Knights of Columbus council 12796 has raised and sent $100 to our Worthy State Deputy Stephen J. Adamczyk. The link to the letter we’re sending with the payment is below: 2014 Special Olympics Donation Letter from St. […]

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Council Accomplishments and Notes for January and February

Since we have to play catch-up on news, rather than have a different article for each activity, we’ll be covering some of our notable recent accomplishments and words from our Grand Knight Joe Stewart here: Council We were able to get our Quarterly Program Reports, Council Semi-Annual Audit and Survey of Fraternal Activity all completed […]

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Eulogy and Memorial Masses for Michael Mckain

Brothers, per our Supreme by-laws, when a brother dies, we must hold 5 masses in their honor. In addition, we must hold a mass in the honor of all our deceased brothers (generally in November). There is a small cost involved ($10 per mass), which the council will absorb. The dates are scheduled as thus […]

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St. Elizabeth Italian Dinner – October 2010

It’s only a few months late, but I wanted to write a bit about our 2nd annual Italian Dinner held at St. Elizabeth Church on October 23, 2010. We learned quite a bit from our first Italian Dinner held last year, where we broke-even. This year, we made about a $300 profit, which will be […]

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More photos of the First Annual KofC Italian Dinner

Thanks to Sam for providing these additional photos of the first annual Italian Dinner Night, held at St. Elizabeth’s of Rockville. If you would like the original to any of these photos, feel free to contact us. Below: Our worthy Grand Knight Jim at the beginning of the dinner. Below: Our worthy unofficial “Events Coordinator” […]

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Italian Night Dinner at St. Elizabeth’s Church was a Success!

After months of planning and preparation, the first annual St. Elizabeth’s Knights of Columbus Italian Dinner turned out to be a major hit! The food was catered by Olazzo’s in Bethesda, and while a diner could eat one entree for $12 or more, they got an array of entrees in buffet style from our dinner […]

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KofC Maryland State Council: Night at Ripken Stadium Aug 21, 2009

The Maryland State Council is hosting a family night at Ripken Stadium!. Come see the Aberdeen IronBirds for Rock N’ Roll Night on Friday, August 21st vs. the Batavia Muckdogs. Each Group Member will receive: A ticket to the SOLD OUT game Free Aberdeen IronBirds baseball cap (retail value $15) All-you-can-eat buffet Also: The name […]

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