2017-2018 Officers and Wives

GK Steve Pope Receives His Commission

PGK Ty receives a gift for a job well done.

Lucy and Ben helping with delivery to the pantry!

St. Martin's Food Pantry - July, 2017

Ben learns what service is all about!

81 boxes of food for the needy at St. Martin's Food Pantry.

Grand Knight Steven Pope at GK Seminar - see News & Announements for more information.

A Shelter for Mary.....built by Knights! Nov 29 2015

Delivering Coats for Kids to Summit Hall

Fifth Season for 40 Days for Life - Oct 12, 2015

Brother Sahm at Car Raffle during Fiesta

Fiesta Sept 2015. DD Steve Goldhammer, Brothers Steven Pope, John Fry, Andy Joseph, David Marshall

Steve Pope, Dan O'Neil, Marie and Dave Marshall at the Navyfest Navy Football Game.

Fraternal Brothers - forever....

Brothers Janus, Pope and Fry in Germantown

The Pancake Supper for the parish this year was a tremendous success!

Mike Lynch presents check to Fr. Curt to help support the Franciscan Friars in educating their seminarians!

Filling up Brother Marshall's Garage for Vet Move in Day

Charity Golf Outting

Ladies met at a Meet and Greet on November 4th Hosted by Janet and Carmen.

Ladies met at a Meet and Greet on November 4th Hosted by Janet and Carmen.

Past Grand Knight Jack Sahm delivers coats to needy kids at Brown Station Elementary School, just in time for the cold weather.

Fortunatas Mwakipesile (left) attended the Admission Degree at Montgomery Council on November 21st. Pictured here with Robert Makori, his sponsor.

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Council Announcements

Ladies Janet Pope and Carmen Harb hosted a "Meet and Greet" of the Ladies of St. Rose of Lima Knights of Columbus Council on November 4 at Deputy Grand Knight Jean-Auguste Harb's house.  Approximately 14 ladies attended the pot luck and enjoyed an evening of fellowship.  They discussed Council events, made several suggestions, and discussed the potential of conducting a Fashion Show fund raiser sometime next year. 


The Council's activities calendar was shared with the ladies as a way of supporting their husbands, the Knights in the Council, and participating in any events of interest to them and their family. The following was the list of activities shared with the ladies:


November – December 2017

  • Nov 12 - St. Rose House reception after 9 am Special Needs mass
  • Dec. 2 and 3- Keep Christ in Christmas Poster Contest
  • Late Nov - mid Dec. Christmas tree sales and Christmas store
  • Book Nook Preps
    • Nov. 24 – 25 Collection 9 am – 3 pm, 9 am –noon
    • Dec 31 - Collection 9 am – 3 pm

January 2018

  • Book Nook Preps and Sales
    • 1, 2, 3 Collection
    • 4 Final Prep
    • 5, 6 and 7 - SALES
    • 7 and 8 - Take down and supply pickup
  • 18 and 19 - March for Life Supper, Breakfast for Indiana High School students

February 2018

  • 13 - Mardi Gras Pancake Supper
  • TBD - 10th Anniversary Dinner celebration - Since has been tentatively moved to April

March 2018

  • 7 - Terps Night Dinner (Catholic center at University of Maryland)
  • 9 or 16 - Lenten Fish Fry
  • 14 - Business Meeting at 8 pm (St. Joseph’s Room)
  • 29 – Founder’s Day (Father Michael J. McGivney)

April 2018 

  • 1 – Easter Egg Hunt
  • TBD – Golf Tournament (raise money for seminarians)
  • 21 – MD. Special Olympics Charity Ball (black tie), 7 pm to midnight (Boswell Hall, 6111 Columbian Way, Bowie, Maryland, 20715

May 2018

  • 4, 5, and 6 - MD state convention in Ocean City
  • Early May - First Communion Reception
  • 13 - Mother’s Day Marigolds

June 2018

  • 17 (tentative) – Affirmation of Wedding Vows (Father’s Day) - moving to first weekend in June (9 or 10) - in conjunction with UNITAS


Upcoming Council Events

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Robert Callaway

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Council Business Meeting Schedule

2nd Wednesday of the month at 8:00pm

Council Officers Meeting Schedule

1st Monday of the month at 8pM

Meetings Location

St. Rose of Lima / Fr. Duggan Room
11701 Clopper Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878 US

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