Organization News: Knights of Columbus 14161
Knights of Columbus 14161
ELYSBURG - The monthly meeting of the Elysburg Knights of Columbus Council 14161 was held May 14 with the following activities discussed.
The Easter Egg Hunt was held April 13 at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church with a luncheon served to 140 youngsters and their parents after the hunt. Bevo Forti and Vic Lisiewski organized the event.
The 13 Week Party was held April 27 at the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Social Hall. Two hundred and ten people attended the event that featured food and music. Dave McAnnaney was the chairman for this 13 Week Club, which sold a total of 322 tickets.
The Appreciation Breakfast for members of Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church, shows the Knights' appreciation for the support the parishioners show throughout the year. Ed Gappa and Bevo Forti were the organizers.
The annual scholarship recipient was announced at the breakfast. The Scholarship Committee chose John Stanishefski out of the five entries that will graduate this year. Stanishefski completed the essay, volunteered service to the church and is a son of a Knights of Columbus member belonging to Council 14161. Stanishefski also became a member of the Knights of Columbus recently.
Grand Knight Dave Mrozowski presented the scholarship and certificate to Stanishefski at the May meeting of the Elysburg Council 14161.
A bus trip to see the Phillies play Sunday is being organized by Lou Odorizzi and Don Purcell.
The annual picnic for Knights and their families will be Aug. 10 at the Elysburg Fish and Game Picnic Grounds.