Category: Service Programs

06
May
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We Met on a Tuesday

We Met on a Tuesday Our council’s first in-person general membership meeting since the pandemic was declared, finally took place on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021 at the Duncanville Fieldhouse. We met there because Holy Spirit Catholic Church is just entering the initial phase of opening back up, and it looks like that process will take […]

05
May
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May 2021 General Meeting Transcript

May 2021 General Meeting Transcript Brothers, Thank you for attending our council’s first in-person general membership meeting last night. We had a great turnout, with about 34 in attendance in person and 4 attended virtually. The Duncanville Fieldhouse did an outstanding job in setting up our large room, providing connectivity and catering a light meal […]

02
May

May: Mental Health Awareness Month

May:  Mental Health Awareness Month.  Mental Health Awareness Month was first celebrated in May 1949. It was commemorated by the Mental Health America organization, which was then known as the National Committee for Mental Hygiene and then later as the National Mental Health Association before it got its current name.  The association was founded by […]

16
Apr
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Annual Storage Shed Cleanout

Annual Storage Shed Cleanout This week the Knights took time out between events to do a little housekeeping duty in the Holy Spirit Church storage sheds. First on Monday morning, James Smith and Jack Ramsden did quite a bit of work on their own and then on Thursday a few more knights joined in to […]

13
Apr
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Spring Baseball Season In Full Swing

Spring Baseball Season In Full Swing Brothers, The 2021 Spring Cedar Hill Baseball season started on Saturday, March 27 and is now in full swing. Although we expect the number of games this year to be lower than two years ago, for obvious reasons, nonetheless we should do well enough. Keep in mind that operation […]

10
Feb

Drive Through Fish Frys Start Feb 19

Drive Through Fish Frys Start Feb 19 Brothers,Lent season is upon us beginning on Ash Wednesday Feb 16 and goes for six weeks through Easter Sunday. Part of the traditions at Holy Spirit are the Fish Fry dinners hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 8157. Starting Friday Feb 19, we kick off the first fish fry of the season, […]

16
Jan

Another Completed Project by Knight Hands

Another Completed Project by Knight Hands On Saturday January 16th, 2021, ten Knights gathered at the home of Sara Vasquez to perform multiple tasks to repair her home.  Right away David Dybala, Russell, and David Ybarra tackled the difficult task of removing the rotted decorative protruding beams on the front of the home (six of […]