Shrine of St Anthony meeting location

KC 11898 Exemplification - November 5th, 2022 - 6 New Brother Knights

PGK Rick Opatick receiving his lifetime membership card

SD Vince Grauso displaying Diocesan Pro-Life Award with presenter Archbishop Lori

SD Vince Grauso receiving the Baltimore Diocesan Pro-Life Award from Archbishop Lori on the altar at St. Louis

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

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

And they are off !

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 Father David's School in Ghana

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

New Brother Pete Goudreau receiving Knight certificate

New Brother Stacy Friedman receiving Knight certificate

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Council Announcements

We are proud to announce that so far this year 5 members of our Council
have performed 574 hours of Volunteer Service in our parish and our community.



Christmas Dinner Tickets

The Council Christmas Dinner will be Friday evening December 9th.

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Coats for Kids

If you would like to donate to the Council Charitable Activities, please do so below.  Thank you for your generous support!

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Football Squares to Support Widows - 

Buy a football square for the Ravens versus Steelers game on New Years Day.  All proceeds support our Council Widows fund.

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Raven's Concession Stand Sign-ups

Sign up genius for working Raven's concession stand.  We need on the order of 12-14 Brothers per game starting with August 11th pre-season game versus the Titans. Click this link to sign up:


Come support our largest fundraiser with a game or two.


Perpetual Rosary for Life!

Click Here to sign up for slots (Sept - Dec) for the Perpetual Rosary for Life  


Council Dues (for members of the Council)

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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


Saint Joseph’s devotion, 1st Wednesdays, 7 - 8pm. St. Louis chapel. Eucharistic Adoration and talk. 8/3, 9/7.


Sunday Knight Bible Study, via zoom, Sunday evenings, 7 - 9pm. 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.


Join a Rosary outside Hillcrest Abortion Clinic, 1st Saturday, 9 am Catonsville.


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, each game raises 1200-1400 with 14-15 workers. Requires online training, and advanced commitment. Events 8/11, 8/27, 9/18. 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 frys. 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, 13 December 2022 at The Shrine of St. Anthony.  This month's Mass begins at 6:30 p.m.


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Upcoming Council Events

About Our Council

Council Meeting Schedule

2nd Monday of the month

Council Officers Planning Meeting Schedule

1st Monday of the month

Meetings Location

12290 Folly Quarter Road Ellicot City
Clarksville, MD 21029 US

Council Officers

Family of the Month

Mike Leumas Family


Knight of the Month

Charles Roswell


Family of the Year

Stewart Family


Family of the Year

Arlinghaus Familiy


Knight of the Year

Frank Arlighaus


Knight of the Year

John Sniezek