Maynard Council 2121
• P.O. Box 38,
• Maynard, MA, 01754
The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal
service organization with 1.7 million members. It provides members and their
families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church,
their communities, families and young people.
As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many
benefits, including 12 free issues annually of Columbia magazine, the
world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of
life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.
being a member of Maynard Council of the Knights of Columbus include: Church
Activities: Pancake Breakfasts, St. Patrick's dinner and entertainment,
Helping at Saint Bridget's Bingo on Friday Night at 7:PM, Coats for Kids,
Start of Summer Cook Out, Ushering at Mass; Youth Activities: yearly Basket
Ball Free Throw, Communion Breakfast for the First Communion Class; Family
Activities: Start of Summer Cook Out; Community Service: Blood Drive,
providing our Hall for various Town Events, and Parades; Council Activities:
Trips to the Pawsox, Trips to Fox Woods, Charity
Drive (tootsie Roll) for Mentally and Physically Challenged Children, Irish
Night Dinner, Polish Night Dinner, Italian Night Dinner, Pool League.
Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men in
union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years old. A practicing Catholic
is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the
Church. Application blanks are available from any member of the Knights of
Membership Director Steve Pomfret to join. firstname.lastname@example.org (978) 897-7856 or any of the other members of the Council.
Any Third Degree member
in good standing, is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The
primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by
promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights'
respective countries through active membership in local Fourth Degree groups
(called "assemblies"). Certain members of the Fourth Degree serve
as honor guards at civic and religious functions, an activity that has
brought worldwide recognition to the Knights of Columbus. Members of the
Maynard Council usually join the Edward F. McSweeney Assembly #400. For more
information on 4th Degree click on the go to Fourth Degree McSweeney 400
square on the top left of the home page.
The Ladies Auxiliary's main function is to SUPPORT the men and the council.
They do this primarily by providing help at events, cooking for events and providing
monetary help. They also help with setting up and beautifying the hall for
events. The Maynard Council does not have a formal Ladies Auxilary.
Most Families work together for the greater good of the Council and their