Our prayers are requested for the following Knights who are either sick or shut in:
Brothers Gary Birmingham, Clarence White, Father Richard Tremblay, Dan Eybergen, Harry Thomas, Eugene Hagen, Ernie Walsh, Al Grant, Marco Eusebi, Adrian Theijsmeijer, James Shular, and Dave Murtha, G.K. Listowel Council.
Also for Theresa Kelly, Debbie Mahood, Fran Culliton, Shirley Reeve, Anne Ryan-Murphy, Henrika Van Beek, Ethyl Klea, Abigail Gregory-Mooney, and Janet Silvain.
Robert & Chris Duh August 9 – 35 years
Gary & Connie Birmingham August 14 – 50 years
Our sale of State Charity tickets is over. 181.4 books were sold out of the 240 we were allotted. That compares to last year’s sales of 139 books. 96 members sold tickets this year. Harry Visser again topped the sellers at 4.5 books. Thanks to everyone who bought or sold tickets. There are 1000 prizes including a Ford Mustang, $250,000 cash and 990 smaller prizes. Stay near a phone on July 16.
Every Thursday 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
GOOD FOOD – GREAT PRICES
Breakfasts end for the summer on June 25
Share the Wealth/Heart & Soul:
$1000 winner: Adele Figliomeni sold by Joe Figliomeni
$100 winner: Mary Anne Schmyeror, sold by Dave Franks
Pot of Gold, 50/50 winner $ 32 Paul Smith
Attendance Prize: $ 194 Jim Kelly (present)
June 17 Team 2
June 24 Team 3
July 1** Team 4
July 8 Team 1
July 15 Team 2
July 22 Team 3
July 29 Team 4
August 5 Team 1
August 12 Team 2
August 19 Team 3
August 26 Team 4
September 2 Team 1
** Note that on July 1, Canada Day, there IS Bingo **
Front: Fred Dubrick (Chancellor), Mike Lobsinger (Lecturer)
John Price (Grand Knight), Ken Gaffney (Deputy Grand Knight)
John Walsh (Treasurer)
Back: Mike Mooney (Warden), Kirk Gregory (Recorder), Joe Lorentz (Advocate), Jim Miron (1 yr. Trustee), Dave
Wilby (3 yr. Trustee), Tony Vigar (Financial Secretary), Franz
Ebner (Outside Guard)
Absent: Fr. Bester (Chaplain), Shawn Raiman (Inside Guard), Frank Flood (2 yr. Trustee)
Thank you to brother Knights who came out to BBQ for the participants in this year’s relay to support cancer research. In less than 2 hours we served over 900 English muffins with bacon, eggs and cheese. The food was outstanding and appreciated: Harry Visser, Ken Gaffney, Gerry Mezenberg, Shawn Raiman, Joe Lorentz, Bob Skinner, Lorne Twamley, Fred Dubrick, Larry McCabe, Martin Ritsma and John Price
This year’s Council BBQ was the best in recent memory with a record $1,426 profit. Thank you to everyone who pitched-in – preparation of food, set-up, and ticket sellers, clean up – everyone
Please welcome Alan Grapes to our Council. Alan joined the Knights 1965 in Hagersville, later moved to Galt and in the mid 1970’s took a leave from the Order. No doubt he got wind of Kilroy Council and its great opportunities to get involved in things like Relay for Life, Meals on Wheels, State Charity ticket sales, Rose Sunday, BBQs, Memorial Services, Share the Wealth for the Stratford General Hospital, Knight’s Inc., Bingo, Lenten Services, Basketball Free Throw, Euchre parties, Breakfast at Immacs, up-keep of St. Anthony’s church, AND matching wits with the likes of Harry Visser… what more can be said? Welcome Alan!!
Stratford youth Soccer $1000
Stratford and District Right to Life $1000
Remember there no regular Council meeting in July. The executive meets on Monday July 6 and the Share the Wealth draw is made at that time. In August the first Monday falls on the Civic holiday. The Council meeting in August is on Tuesday August 4.
Sunday June 14, Walk-a-Thon for St. Joseph’s Church restoration 3:00 p.m.
Thursday June 18, Knight’s Community Meal, St. Joseph’s Hall 5:00 p.m.
Sunday June 28, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. reception for Fr. David Butler, St. Joseph’s Hall
Wednesday July 1, Canada Day and Team 4 has bingo !!!
Sunday July 5 Parish cluster swim at the Lion’s Pool (4:00 – 5:00 p.m.) followed by a BBQ at St. Joseph’s Hall
Monday July 6, Knights Inc 7:00 p.m. Knights Executive 7:45 p.m.
July 27-31 Bible Camp; BBQ on Friday July 31, Immaculate Conception
Tuesday August 4, Council meeting 7:30 p.m.
Monday August 10, Knights Inc. 7:00 p.m; Knights Exec. meeting 7:45p.m.