Knights of Columbus Council #9496



Events from 1987 to 2000
1. Building of Council Chamber and meeting room from Sept 1995-Finish Mar 1996
2. Bingo held every Tuesday at 7:00 pm started in Feb 1987 closed 1997
3. Blood Donor Clinic with Red Cross, 1st Week in March, started in 1988
4. Council Awards Night, started in October 1989
5. Adopt-A-Highway, twice a year, started July 1996 - Finish July 1999
6. Bowling, Tuesday at 12:30 pm, started in September 1993
7. Mixed Bowling for River Valley Council's, April each year
8. Christmas Donation to needy in Community
9. Yearly attendance at St. Francis of Assisi Shrine at Skiff Lake
10 Whispering Winds-Holly Woods Poems 1988-1989
11 I.W.K. - Grace Children's Hospital Telethon 1996 + 1997 + 1998+1999
12 Garage Sales 2 x per year Starting in 1994
13 E-mail and Web pages 1 Dec 1996 First in the Maritimes
14 Children's Wish Foundation 1994 + 1995
15 Parish Breakfast started in 1997 + 1998 + 1999
16 Raffle Tickets for IWK  1996-$ 3,717.-1997-$ 5,450 -1998-$ 3,360.
17 Flag Float in F'ton, Bangor, Nackawic, Oromocto, Saint John in 1992
18 50' Flag pole at Fredericton Inn  1992
19 Naming of Columbus Court 1992
20 Local Ads in Councils Monthly News letter 1998--1999
21 Send 27.500 Books and 4000 Cards to troops in Bosnia     COMMUNITY AWARD
22 Place mats-Lincoln Map-Folder 1999
23 First Major recruitment drive-200% over quota                       COUNCIL AWARD
24 Community Breakfast Sunday in Sept-Oct-Nov-2000  Jan-Feb-Mar-May-2001
25 GRAND KNIGHT OF THE YEAR in Diocese and State
26 Raffle tickets for Fredericton Foodbank  2000 - $ 3,260. 2001- $
27 Canadian Flag Etiquette booklet in both Languages


Current Events 2000-2001
1. Garage sale  in 16 Sep - cleared $ 900.00
2. St. Francis of Assisi Shrine Honor Guard  10 August 2000
3. Parish-Community Breakfast  17 Sep- Oct- Nov 2001
4. Spaghetti Social  23  July 2000 - Sucess
5. Supplying members for Assembly's Honor Guards
6. Adopt-A-Highway clean up -   June 2001 
7. E-mail and Webpage listing for New Brunswick-371 Knights on Internet
8. Blood Donor Clinic - March 2001
9. Arts and Craft Sale  
10. Bar operations during Hall catered events
11 Parish Supper 24 Sept 2000 _ Parish realized $ 5.000.00
12 BBQ-Hotdog sale on 30 Jun 2000 at Grocery Store $ 384.50
13 Executive Meetings, Monday week before regular meeting
14 Weekly Tuesday evening Mixed Cards
15 Weekly Snr's Council bowling
16 Blessing of the Animals - St Francis of Assisi Day - 1 Oct 2001
17 Children's Christmas Party
18 New Years Eve Dinner-Dance 31 Dec 2000
19 1st Degree in Council - 25 Sep 2001- 2 New Knights
20 St Patrick's Day Dinner Dance -2001
21 Host to State Bowling 4-5-6 May 2001
22 Sponsor of  Trans Canada Trail through Lincoln
23 Lunch Bag program with the NB Brain Injury Assc 19-20 Sep
24 Marianne Limpert Day - ????????
25 Corn Boil and Hot Dog's for Council  - 26 Aug 6 p.m.
26 Instalation of Council Officers 12 Aug after 5'oclock Mass
27 Memorial Mass for Deceased Members - Sun 5 Nov 2000
28 Communty Breakfast Jan-Feb-Mar-May 2001
29 Host to 2 & 3rd Degree - ??????
30 Host to 4th Degree ??????
30 1st Degree in Oromocto - 1 new Knight
31 New Years Eve Dinner-Dance 31 Dec 2000
32 Reached goal of 400 Knights on Net on ??????
33   1st Degree
34 Lunch Bag program with NB Brain Inj. Assoc. - 350 Lunches
35 Council-Canada Post stamp issued on 1 Aug 2000
35 1st Degree
36 Quilt Raffle for Fredericton Food Bank - $ 3,260.00
36 Ads on Councils monthly Newsletter - Jan-Dec 2001


Mrs Joan Higgens selling raffle tickets and raising  $ 5,450.00

for the Children's Hospital

Regent Street Mall 18 Nov 1997

Mrs Joan Higgens selling raffle tickets and raising  $ 3,260.00

for Fredericton Food Bank

Regent Street Mall  27 Oct 2000

Diny - Carol - Joan manning the booth at the Arts and Craft Show

selling Raffle tickets for the Fredericton Food Bank

 Aitken Center 25 Nov 2000

Mrs Joan Higgens manning the booth, selling tickets for the Quilt

Proceeds of $ 3,400.00 donated to Fredericton Food Bank

Fredericton Exhibition  Sep 2001

Thom Joordens - Mrs Joan Higgens - Sharon Martin + 2 Barbers

  Knight of Columbus -       Quilter -        Seller of Tickets

 Proceeds of $ 6,743.42     to Fredericton Food Bank

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Updated 18 Dec  2002