Steak and Cigar Dinner – July 10

Join us for our annual Steak and Cigar Dinner Benefit at St. Mary’s Church on July 10!  Appetizers will be served at 6:00 PM with dinner at 7:00PM.

Our menu includes hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, steak, roasted red potatoes, tossed green salad, green beans, fresh Italian bread, coffee, tea and dessert.  You are welcome to bring your own refreshments, spirited and otherwise.

Dinner will be served in the church hall. For those who may wish to indulge in a cigar, we have reserved the courtyard between the Church and Priory. The council will have cigars available for sale at $10 each

Come and enjoy a night of good food, fine cigars, and the fellowship of good friends!

RSVP Required – Click here to register



Council Retreat May 15-16

Council 10705 will be hosting a Fraternity & Spirituality In Our Daily Lives Retreat May 15-16 on Ender’s Island in Mystic, CT.

For more information, view the flyer here: McGivney Retreat Flyer.

Online registration and payment is now open.

Soup Kitchen this Sunday – 3:30 PM

Our monthly meal preparation for Immanuel Baptist Men’s Shelter is this Sunday, December 21!  This is a fantastic volunteer opportunity to assist in feeding the hungry of New Haven and give back to our local community.

Meal preparation begins at 3:30 in the basement of St. Mary’s Church.  We’ll finish up cooking around 6:00, and then serve the food at the shelter.  We invite you to join us for any part of the afternoon you can assist.

Hope to see you there!

Ushers needed for Christmas Masses

Council 10705 has been asked to assist in ushering at this year’s Christmas Masses at St. Mary’s Church.  Help is needed at the 5PM Christmas Eve, Midnight Mass, and 10AM Christmas Day Masses.

If you’re able to assist, please wear a suit, tie, and KofC lapel pin, and check in with a member of the Council when you arrive.  Volunteers will be assisting with the collection, pointing visitors to the restrooms, distributing programs, and assisting the celebrants as needed.

Please email if you plan on volunteering, or for more information.

Reminder: Council Meeting Monday, October 6

Our next monthly council meeting will be this Monday, October 6.  As a reminder, meetings are held the first Monday of each month.

We invite all members to join us at 6:00 PM in the Church for an hour of prayer and Eucharistic Adoration dedicated to the cause of Fr. Michael J. McGivney’s canonization.

Our Council meeting will follow in the Church Basement immediately following Adoration, at 7:00 PM.