Please read through this newsletter and take note of all the Council Activities that are coming up and be ready to step up as a chairman or to lend a helping hand.
I appreciate those of you who have let me know your email address. With each new address, our cost to send out the monthly newsletter goes down – Thank You!
We have set tentative dates for our annual fish fries. They are March 17th & April 7th. We will be in need of as many members as we can get to help with these two Fridays. We also would appreciate any and all desserts brought in during these two days.
Youth Activities: Our Council Free Throw Competition is in the book with the District Level set for 1:00 Feb. 12th at Hammond and the Diocesan Level Saturday March 4th at Ladysmith. If you are interested in helping or chairing upcoming events (like the free throw competition), please contact our program coordinator Doug Mills.
The knowledge contest has been held. Results will be announced soon.
Bingo: Here are the dates for KC Bingo for the month of February: 12; 19; 24; 26 (last Friday). What a great way to contribute & help our council raise money for the many causes that we support and its easy work. Thank you,
Doug Mills You can contact Doug with the dates that you are able to help with the games. 715-246-6988 firstname.lastname@example.org
Food Drive: Ed Zimmerman can always use help on the 2nd Monday of each month, 11:30 a.m. at Wal-Mart (southwest end of the building) to help load food and deliver it to the food shelf.
5th Sunday: Thanks to those knights that helped out at the coffee and doughnuts even though St Mary’s school was the official sponsor.
Insurance: If you have any questions about Knights of Columbus Insurance, please contact our field agent! Shawn.Fox@kofc.org 651-324-1209
Congratulations to James Brockpahler, our newest Honorary Member. Jim is a 33 year member of Council 2845, and helps out whenever called upon. Thanks for all your support through the years and congratulations Jim!
Keep them in your prayers: Brother Knight Matt Geist and his wife. Also, Vern Conrad.
DUES & RAFFLE TICKETS:
We still have many members who haven't paid their 2017 dues. Second notices are going out soon. Dues are $20 and can be mailed to: Financial Secretary Pat Earley 1453 County Road GG, New Richmond. You can also pay online. Just go to our website newrichmondkc.com and choose "make a payment" in the sidebar on the left. Thanks to all who paid promptly, we do appreciate it!
The $50,000 State Charity Raffle runs up until the State Convention drawing on April 29th. If you need more tickets, stop by the KC Hall, or contact Pat Earley.
Knight of the Month: Jared Gorka
Family of the Month: Stephen & Carolyn Anderson
Jackpot: Doug Mills
Pot of Gold: Jeffery Williams (Absent)
Tony Kilian, Grand Knight