Council 13360 - Columbus Ladies Auxiliary Rummage Sale - February 8 thru 10

By: Mark Tepen - Wed, Jan 24, 2018 3:30 AM

Posted For: Council #13360

           Rummage Sale 2018

The Knights of Columbus of Christ the King Council #13360 are proud to support the upcoming Rummage Sale on February 8 - 10. Proceeds raised during this rummage sale go to His Eye Is On The Sparrow and the St. Louis Center, both of which are wonderful and amazing organizations. Please consider supporting this very worthwhile event!

Council 13360 - Council #13360 - December - Knight and Family of the Month

By: Mark Tepen - Wed, Jan 24, 2018 3:30 AM

Posted For: Council #13360

Knight of the Month, December:  Fr. Ed Fride

Fr Ed Fride, our pastor here at Christ the King.  In November, he celebrated the 31st anniversary of his priestly vows and in December, the 25 anniversary of his appointment as pastor of Christ the King.   Ad multos annos!


Family of the Month, December: Del and Mary Jo Paquin family

Del and Mary Jo Paquin, and children, who have faithfully served at the Friday evening bring-your-own dinners in the Mengeling Room following the evening Mass, before the Upper Room Praise and Worship begins.  They have also served key roles in the periodic Pot-Luck dinners held at this same time in the Parish Center gym.

Council 788 - Comedy Night/Date Night Menu

By: Bill Schaner - Tue, Jan 23, 2018 3:30 AM

Posted For: Council #788

The menu for the Comedy Show on January 27th, is set, we will be serving roast pork, potatoes, vegetables, salad and cake. Tickets are $25 per person and are still on sale at Knights of Columbus Council 788 at 5300 N. Grand River Avenue, near Waverly Road. Get your tickets before they sell out. See you Saturday.


By: Dominic Raona - Tue, Jan 23, 2018 3:30 AM

Posted For: Council #2660

BISHOP FOLEY SPONSORS COUNCIL & DISTRICT 5 FREE THROW COMPETITION2018 Free Throw - membersFoley Members pose before the start of the event!

On Sunday January 7th, the cold spell broke long enough to permit 35 kids ages 9 -14 to come out for the first ever Foley Free Throw Contest sponsored by the Knight of Columbus.  The contest was held at the Council's new home parish Divine Child.  The elementary school gym was the perfect place to engage 35 participants in comptetition.  

Since Bishop Foley Council was the only council in District 5 to host a contest, the winners from the Foley Free Throw will automatically advance to the Regional Competition. Free Throw Chairman Frank.2018 free throwCo-chair Frank Paolini prepares his clipboards for the competition

 Foley knights, Frank Paolini and Dave Sekerak co-chaired the council’s first event at Divine Child.  The event was well organized and there were four baskets set up for the competition.  One hoop was designated for Boys 12-14, one for Girls 12-14 and two for the combined Boys & Girls 9-11.  The contestants had the opportunity for 3 warm up shots and then took 15 consecutive shots from the free-throw line for the contest.Free Throw Overview.2018 free throwFree Throw Competitors.2018Free throw contestants.2018 free throwFree Throw Shooters.2018Boys 12-14 Winner was Spencer Schinske making 14 our his 15 shots; Girls 12-14 Winner was Kristina Persichetti making 12 of 15 shots and the Boys/Girls 9-11 Winner was David Gladd who made 14 out of his 15 attempts.  Congratulations to these winners who will advance to the Regional Competition that will be coming up in the next month or so.  Baskets were manned by four volunteer knights and their families; two judges, a score keeper and a rebounder.Free throw winners.2018Back row: Event Co-chair Frank Paolini, Foley GK Dominic Raona, Distict 5 Youth Coordinator Dave Oakly, Event Co-chair Dave Sekerak and District 5 Deputy Jim Pease.  Front Row Winners: Boys/Girls Aged 9-11 David Gladd, Boys Aged 12-14 Spencer Shinske and Girls Aged 12-14 Kristina Persichetti

These competitors await the announcement of the Regional Competition so they can compete in the next round!

Thanks to ALL the Foley Knights, their wives and families who came out to lend a hand and make this inaugural event a great success.  The event took less than two hours to commence.  If you weren’t able to join the fun this year, start practicing those shots for next year!


Council 13360 - Council #13360 - Youth Free Throw Contest

By: Mark Tepen - Sun, Jan 21, 2018 3:30 AM

Posted For: Council #13360

On Saturday, January 27, Christ the King Council #13360 will hold our annual Free Throw Contest for boys and girls, ages 10 - 14. Come out anytime between 10:00AM and 1:00PM to compete. Contestants do not need to stay for the entire time. The address is: 4000 Ave Maria Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105.

There will be refreshments, prize packages for the winners of each age group (boys and girls), and door prizes. Winners of each group are eligible to compete at the diocesan level on February 24. Note: A parent must sign the KofC permission form.

2018 Free Throw Flyer