Links of Interest

Saskatchewan Knights of Columbus Charitable Foundation

Since 1969, the Saskatchewan Knights of Columbus Charitable Foundation has dedicated itself to creating, administering and advocating for programs and services that help families in need. Through our many programs, we have focused on assistance for families to overcome obstacles in their lives that threaten their self-sufficiency. Last year, we provided services to many families in Saskatchewan, and touched the lives of countess others through our advocacy and convening efforts.

Knights of Columbus Indoor Games

Our meet is held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada annually each January or February. The January 2017 edition will be our 52nd annual meet. Our competition site is the Saskatoon Fieldhouse, a 200 metre flat track with seating for 3500 spectators.

Along with the 3000 plus elementary school students and Special Olympic athletes who compete in our meet, we bring in 35-40 of the top international track and field athletes who reside in North America to compete in invitational section of the meet.

 

Millennium Pro-Life Cross

The Millennium Cross site was opened for people to come and pray for the victims of abortion. The Confraternity of Our Mother of Perpetual Help from SS Peter & Paul Parish in Saskatoon leads the Living Rosary and holds a procession around the cross. This procession is often led by a child carrying an icon of Our Mother, with pilgrims singing Marian hymns. Clergy offer up prayers, and an invited guest speaker then gives a pro-life speech.

Columbus Bosco Farm School

The Farm School Program, in partnership with Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools, provides, in a rural setting, "at risk" youth with:

  • a high school academic program which gives students the opportunity to earn regular high school credits
  • the opportunity to develop the necessary skills to be a successful student
  • the opportunity to learn life skills and receive counseling
  • the opportunity to develop responsibility through gardening, care of animals, buildings and ground maintenance
  • two classrooms with a ten to one student-teacher ratio

Blackstrap Youth Camp

This camp gives youth aged 8 to 13 the opportunity to experience God through nature and fellowship with other young people. The camp is sponsored by the Saskatoon Knights of Columbus and is fully endorsed by both Dioceses of Saskatoon.

St. John Bosco Wilderness Camp

The Knights of Columbus Councils in Zenon Park, Tisdale, Nipawin and Hudson Bay undertook the opportunity to build and develop a summer camp operation for the children of those areas. A site was selected on ZN Lake, on the newly built Hanson Lake Road in Nipawin (now Narrow Hills) Provincial Park. 

Diocese of Saskatoon

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon is a dynamic and vibrant diocese located in Saskatchewan, the heartland of Canada's prairie provinces.

Stretching across 44,800 square kilometers from Macklin and Leader in the west, to Kelvington and Wadena in the east, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon includes some 87,000 Catholics served by 98 parishes.

Eparchy of Saskatoon

The Eparchy of Saskatoon is the Ukrainian Catholic Church in Saskatchewan.

The Eparchy is made up of about 90 parishes (of varying degrees of activity), some 28 eparchial priests,9 priests serving from monastic communities or religious orders, 3 deacons, 11 nuns, and some 3,500 family member Catholics.

St. Patrick's Parish in Saskatoon

St. Patrick Parish is a Catholic community located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  We are part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon.

Our address is:

3339 Centennial Drive, Saskatoon, SK  S7L 6V4

 

Msgr. Robinson Council 8279 is located in St. Patrick Parish.