Knights of Columbus Father McCarthy Council 4983
Knights of Columbus - Activities 2020-2021
  • Adoration is an excellent way to spend some private time with Our Lord.
The hours of Adoration are from each Wednesday following the 8:00 am Mass until Thursday morning at 8:00 am. To sign up, call the parish secretary: Ms. Bernadette McLaughlin 603-863-1422 X 3.
  •   Weekly  Rosary Recitation on Sundays  
 The Rosary is prayed following the Sunday morning Mass with meditation that follows the Church's seasons as follows.
       1st. Sunday--Vocations
       2nd Sunday--Families
       3rd Sunday--Life
       4th Sunday--World Peace
       5th Sunday (4 times annually) --Holy Souls in Purgatory
  •    Lent
The Stations of the Cross are prayed every Friday during Lent. What better way to observe the Lenten season.
  • Monday Night Rosary
Every Monday at St. Joachim Church at 6:30  p.m. the Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplets are prayed. This hour is open to all and is a wonderful way to ask for and give thanksgiving for all the blessings you have received.

       Masses at Newport Nursing homes

           The Masses at Woodlawn Care Center and SummerCrest will be celebrated monthly. The schedule will be posted in the church bulletin.
Programs for the next 2 months

 Council # 4983 Activities Calendar:

      The Business Meetings at Assumption Hall, are on the 2nd Wednesday and the Social Meetings are on the 4th Wednesday of each month, starting at 7 pm unless informed differently.

Note: For a more comprehensive description of some activities listed here go to the "Programs for the next two months" section above.        


  Aug. 12 - Business Meeting

  Aug. 15 - In-Person Exemplification at 4:00pm Mass at St. Patrick
                  Congratulations to Tristan Ouellette!
                           Congratulations to Tristan Ouellette!

  Aug. 26 - Social Meeting
  Aug. 29-30 - Tootsie Roll Drive

  Sept. 5-6 - Tootsie Roll Drive
  Sept. 6 - Installation of Officers (tentative, after 10:00am Mass, St. Joachim)
  Sept. 9 - Business Meeting
  Sept. 23 - Social Meeting

  Oct. 14 - Business Meeting
  Oct 17 - Spaghetti Dinner
  Oct. 28 - Social Meeting

  Nov. 11 - Business Meeting
  Nov. 21-22 - Tootsie Roll Drive
  Nov. 26 - Thanksgiving
  Nov. 28-29 - Tootsie Roll Drive

  Dec. 9 - Business Meeting
  Dec. 25 - Christmas
  Dec. 27 Consecration to the Holy Family/Feast of the Holy Family


  Jan. 13 - Business Meeting
  Jan. 13-21 - Novena for Life
  Jan. 27 - Social Meeting

  Feb. 10 - Business Meeting
  Feb 11 - Sweetheart Dinner
  Feb 17 - Ash Wednesday

  Mar. 10 - Business Meeting
  Mar. 24 - Social Meeting

  Apr. 2 - Good Friday
  Apr. 3 - Holy Saturday
  Apr. 4 - Easter Sunday
  Apr. 14 - Business Meeting
  Apr. 28 - Social Meeting

  May 9 - Mother's Day
  May 12 - Business Meeting
  May 29-20 - Silver Rose
                    - Tootsie Roll Drive

  June 5-6 - Tootsie Roll Drive
  June 9 - Business Meeting
  June 23 - Family of the Year Recognition Dinner

  July 14 - Business Meeting
  July 21 - Planning Session 2021-2022

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