Hudson Valley Knights of Columbus 

                              Service through Unity


                 "Special Announcement(s)"



Sunday, January 20, 2019

On Sunday, January 20, 2019 – the NYS Council Knights of Columbus is once again

sponsoring the Annual Right to Life Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on 5th Ave. and 51st St. in

New York City. All Knights, Columbiettes and spouses are encouraged to attend the Mass.

The Mass will begin at 10:15am and will be celebrated by His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal


There is a Statewide Color Corps Call-Out for this event. Color Corps members are asked to

arrive by 9:30am. Please make sure your Regalia is Clean, Pressed, and NOT faded. Also, it was

requested by Cardinal Dolan that we bring swords for this event. Color Corps please enter

through the Parish House Entrance on 51st Street just off Madison Ave.

We have a bus leaving from the Hudson Valley. The bus will make 2 pick-ups:

First Pick-Up will be at St. Mary's Council #4065 Hall at 7:00am SHARP and

Second Pick-Up will be at St. Anastasia’s Church (Religious Ed Building) in Harriman located

on 17M at 8:00am. - We will then head straight down to the Cathedral.

After Mass we will have 90 minutes to grab a bite to eat, then the bus will head back to

Harriman, then Fishkill. A donation of $25 is requested to cover the cost of the bus (this

includes the tip for the driver). Donations are also welcome and accepted from our local HV

councils and assemblies to cover the cost of the bus.

If paying by check – Please make checks payable to St. Mary’s Council #4065.

Anyone wishing to ride on the bus, please contact Former Master Al Ronda at – cell (917) 650-8447 (or) District Deputy John McElroy at – cell (845) 492-6070.

Lets fill the bus and have a good showing of representation from the Hudson Valley

Coats for Kids Program

Nine (9) Councils have purchased 30 Cases of coats:

     Council #s - 304, 444, 445, 2079, 2270, 4065, 7460, 8637 and 13524


The Order’s new Online Membership initiative is live throughout the United States and Canada!
Now you can invite eligible Catholic men to take their first step toward committed, lifelong and council-based membership in the Order by signing up online

And, any member who recruits 5 members between now and Sept. 30 will receive a $50 gift card for KnightsGear, along with free shipping!

Please send all request for inclusion on the web site to -


Hudson Valley Chapter Knights of Columbus Is now on FACEBOOK.

Send all requests to Andrew Giacomazza -



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