ST. LOUIS THE KING Council #11898

Shrine of St Anthony meeting location

Grand Knight, Joe Knight receives Star Council Award from Immediate Past State Deputy, Vince Grauso

PGK Rick Opatick receiving his lifetime membership card

June Crab Raffle to benefit Seminarians featuring Crab Daddy

Our first Donut Social a group effort with Knights & Catholic Daughters

School Supply Drive

Supporting the St. Louis School's Toy Drive

Highlight of service events - seeing the Grecio Service at the Shrine

Charter for the KofC St Louis Council 11898 formed in 1996 - 25th Anniversary!!

Finish Line at the 10K Charity Race

Sallie Fleshman receives her annual Poinsettia

Marianne Faulstich receives her annual Poinsettia

Barbara Beach receives her annual Poinsettia

Pat Reynolds receives her annual Poinsettia

Serving our customers during the spring mulch drive for home delivery

SK Vince flexs his muscles during our spring mulch drive

Co-Family of the Year 2021-22 The Arlinghaus'

Co-Family of the Year 2021-22 The Stewarts

GK Joe Knight presents Council's "In Gratitude For Service Plaque" to Outgoing Maryland State Deputy, Vince Grauso.

Presentation of support check for National Brain Surgery Foundation to Fr. Richard-Jacob Forcier OFM

New Members of the Council: Tim Geithner, Luis Cunningham and Alex Olunke

Adopt-a-highway crew in action

Presentation of Donation to Shrine of St. Anthony

Presentation of Donation to Shrine of St. Vincent Camp for kids

Presentation of Donation to Mary's Home of Maryland

Presentation of Donation to Sisters Academy of Baltimore

Presentation of Donation to Options Baltimore 328 -pregnancy center

Presentation of Donation to FISH of Howard County

Presentation of Donation to Nyambi Orphanage Fund in Nigeria

Presentation of Donation to Adaptive Living - special needs home of Howard County

New Brother Pete Goudreau receiving Knight certificate

New Brother Stacey Friedman receiving Knight certificate

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Council Announcements

We are proud to announce that so far this year 1 members of our Council
have performed 84 hours of Volunteer Service in our parish and our community.


Mulch Sale to Support Local Charities

The St. Louis Knights of Columbus Council is conducting its annual mulch sale, to support the
council charitable activities. Please support us and the St. Louis community by participating in our Spring Mulch Sale.

What: 3 cu. ft. bag of Shredded Mulch - $5 per bag


Click Here for more information and an order form.



Cash Bingo for Local Charities

Our next cash bingo to support local charities is Friday April 28th.

Click Here for more information or to purchase tickets.


Super Bowl Squares to Support Camp Glow 

Thank you to all participants.  $1,000 was raised for Camp Glow.

Congratulations to our winners:

  • 1st Quarter - Shawn Cunningham
  • 2nd Quarter - Sal Dunn
  • 3rd Quarter - Nuala Roberts
  • 4th Quarter - Tom McKeever


Perpetual Rosary for Life!

Click Here to sign up for slots (January 2023 - June 2023) for the Perpetual Rosary for Life  


Council Dues (for members of the Council)

Click Here to pay dues online or to make donations to the Council.



Latest Notes

Knights of Columbus #11898 Sept 2022

Events to participate in and opportunities to help

(If you’re looking in general or the contact info is wrong, feel free to contact the

 Deputy GK and Program Director Frank Arlinghaus at, (410) 660-1615)


Faith: Ryan Dworski - Eucharistic Adoration, Sundays, 9am - 7pm, St. Louis Chapel. 17 knights take turns covering 12 - 1, 1 - 2, and 4 - 5. Contact Ed Draminski, to help.


Men of Virtue, 2nd Saturdays, 8 - 10am, St. Louis Church and Social Hall. 8 am mass followed by breakfast; talk based on Into the Breach (available online). 8/13, 9/10


Sunday Knight Bible Study, via zoom, Sunday evenings, 7 - 9 pm. Resumes July 17 with the Book of Wisdom. Contact Mike Leumas,


Family: Keith Coates:


Life:  Perpetual Rosary for Life needs volunteers to pray, especially on weekdays. Contact John Sniezek, Sign up by going to the council website (search k of c 11898 to find it easily), or go to signupgenius/go/5080a4baaaf2ba6f94-perpetual1.


Community: Frank Arlinghaus/Bryan Teague


Food for Families/Little Sisters of the Poor – see under Family above.


Ravens Game Concessions, all home games, 4 hours before kickoff until game end. The major fundraiser for the council. Contact Joe Knight at or Herman Stewart at


Also needed is help with our Hospitality Committee – contact Charles Roswell, These men cook and serve food at a number of events, from our monthly meetings to the Lenten fish fries. Charles can always use additional men to help–join the roster of people he draws volunteers from!


More events will be listed as we work through the calendar.



Coming Up


Council Meeting, Monday, 14 March 2023 at The Shrine of St. Anthony.  This month's Mass begins at 6:30 p.m.


Click Here for Our Council's Field Agent





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2nd Monday of the month

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1st Monday of the month

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12290 Folly Quarter Road Ellicot City
Clarksville, MD 21029 US

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