News and Events
K of C Newsletter #353
Last Updated: July 28th 2020
Fraternity is a Gift from God
If you know of a member of our Order who is sick or in need call SK Bob Banta at 516-208-6468.
My Brother Knights
We continue to forge our way forward and work in brotherhood during these difficult times and I thank you all for your support. Our first membership meeting was a success and I hope to continue to have strong attendance. Our next general meeting will be Thursday, August 6th at 8PM in the Grand Ballroom; please note that we will be only holding one general meeting a month until further notice as well as Executive Board meetings. Please make every effort to attend and know we are taking all precautions to make our meetings safe. We are looking forward to our Annual Family BBQ which will be held at Tabor House Saturday, August 8th 12:00 to 4:30 with Mass to follow - $10 per person / kids under 6 free. It's important that you call me to make reservations for a head count before August 1st. We all know how important it is to support the C&B Program which will be mailed out soon. Please contact DGK Paul Kahl for books and any questions you might have - DGK Paul Kahl 516-860-8858. Lastly, Executive Chef Steven Pasetti will now be serving food at the Knight Owl Lounge Tuesday's through Saturday's from 2pm to 7pm - check out the menu on Facebook Knights and Knight Owl Lounge pages. Be well and keep your families safe and close.
Vivat jesus! God bless,
SK Steven Bermudez, Grand Knight.
KNIGHT OWL LOUNGE
We are excited to announce that the lounge is now serving food Tuesday - Saturday from 2PM - 7PM. The new menu can be found online HERE or you can see it in person at the bar of the lounge. Amazing food at affordable prices. Come down and try it out!!!
K OF C CHARITABLE & BENEVOLENT PROGRAM
Raffle Books are being mailed out this month. Grand Prize $25,000/Second Prize $10,000/ Third Prize $5,000/ 10 Prizes @ 1,000. Each book is $12.00 with 6 chances to win. To obtain more raffle books please contact DGK Paul Kahl at 516-860-8858 or SK Frank Modica at 631-513-8277. Make checks payable to K of C #3481. There will be an early bird drawing on September 26th. The with the final drawing will be on December 5th.
K of C BLOOD DRIVE
Monday, August 3rd. 3:15-9:15PM at the Council. Appointments are strongly suggested! You might not be allowed to donate without it. Visit NYBC.org to schedule an appointment. Light refreshments will be served. Please come support our community with a gift of life!
Annual Family BBQ:
Saturday, August 8th 12:00 - 4:30PM with mass to follow. The BBQ will be held at the Tabor House Field - $10 per person (kids under 6 free) - RESERVATIONS ARE A MUST AS SPACE IS LIMITED. Please contact GK Steve Bermudez at 516-581-6144 to make reservations no later than August 1st.
Saturday, August 29th at the KoC Parking lot, BYOB, (other details from GK, text).
KNIGHT OF THE YEAR BRUNCH
Sunday, August 30th. Mass at 10:30AM in St. Anthony’s Chapel. Award Presentation and Brunch at O’Connell Gardens from 12 noon till 5PM. $10 Dollars per person. For reservations contact SK Paul Kahl at 516-860-8858.
INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS
Thursday, September 3rd. 8PM - 12AM. All officers for the new year will be sworn in at 8PM in Council Hall, with social refreshments to follow afterwards.
GRAND KNIGHT TESTIMONIAL
Sunday, September 13th. 12-4PM. Join our fellow knights to honor PGK Darab Lawyer.
Friday, September 18th. Open Bar, Family styly dinner and music $45/per person. Contact PGK Gene Peluso at 516-404-0616 for reservations. Venue to be confirmed.
Knights Of Columbus Insurance
For top-rated life insurance/annuities/long term care please contact Christian Hernandez at 516-499-4328 or Lorenzo Arrindell at 516-302-5902.
300 CHORAL SOCIETY WINNERS DRAWN ON JULY 17TH 2020
- Carmella Pacifico, Steve & Amy Bermudez, Theodore Kornobis, Anna Brown, Alexander McNeill
- Richard Flinn, James McCabe, Arnold & Karen Runestad, Marie Rullo, Marge Ruzicka
- Donald Metzler, Marge & Margaret Mary Casey & Gannon, Ted Kornobis Jr., Pete Kaiser, Marie Hastava
- Donald Walsh, Ted Kornobis Jr., John Rossano, Michael Sloan Consulting, Chris Doyle
- Matthew Prendergast, Joe Duemig, Debbie Timoney, Joe Mazzitelli, Michael Sloan Consulting
SICK & VIGIL
Please keep in your thoughts and prayers for our Brothers and Sisters:
- Terrence Ronan
- Phil Saverese
- Don Metzler's wife
- Dan Ramos daughter
- John Fellin's wife
- Bill Wallace's wife
- Mercurio Alesi & Brother
SK Adam Jirovsky,
Worthy Recorder, 703-615-1154