LeMars 4th Degree Exemplification

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS

FOURTH DEGREE


IOWA DISTRICT – FATHER PADILLA PROVINCE


Michael P. Gaspers, District Master


LeMars, Iowa – Exemplification Some details pending; schedule subject to change


An exemplification will be held on Saturday, August 27th in LeMars, Iowa at St Joseph's Catholic Church. I encourage each of you as leaders of the Fourth Degree to recruit brother Knights to become Sir Knights in defense of liberty and support of our legacy.


I am pleased to announce the Honoree for this exemplification will be Robert Kenaley, a long-time officer of Garrigan Assembly 265.


Schedule

Registration - 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM

Exemplification Ceremony - 2:00 pm to 3:30

Photo Opportunity - 3:30 pm to 3:50

Mass - 4:30 pm to 5:30

Social / Hors d'oeuvres - 5:30 pm to 6:00

Dinner & Program - 6:00 - 7:30 pm


Women’s Activities TBD


Candidate Details

The exemplification fee is set at $70 per candidate by Supreme.

The dress code for a candidate for the fourth degree no longer requires a tuxedo. Rather:

o A candidate will wear a black or dark (blue or gray) business suit, with black shoes, a white dress shirt, and a dark tie. A tuxedo will still be acceptable but not mandatory.

o A candidate serving in the armed forces of his country, full-time police, and firefighters may wear a Class A or dress uniform.

o A candidate who is also a priest or deacon may wear clerical attire.

· Candidate meal is no charge. Guest meals are TBD each.

NOTE: the Iowa District has limited scholarship money available to cover the exemplification fee for deserving veterans. Send written attestation of need from Faithful Navigator to the District Master prior to the date of exemplification.


Mail all copies of Form 4 – Fourth Degree Membership Document (properly signed), along with a check (payable to Iowa District Master) for your $70 Exemplification fee and requests for additional guest meal tickets to:

Kevin McKinney, District Secretary

2900 Alvin Pl

Storm Lake, IA 50588


If you have any questions, feel free to contact Kevin at 515-999-5799 or email districtsecretary@iowakofc.org

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