The Charlebois Council Club Room is located
in the Guy Hall at 28 First Street West ,
next to Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Cathedral, in The Pas.
The 2017-18 Grand Knight is Bro. Vaughn Wadelius.
See the Officers page for contact information.
See Program Directors HERE.
A list of the 2016-18 elected Council Officers and
nominations for officers to be elected
2018-19 can be seen
See the Web Site Map for
Our annual activities calendar is found
Click on the Gallery
button on the left for photos of various council projects and activities.
Council members awarded Knight of the Month can be seen
Our new KC Insurance Agent is
Anthony D' Souza and can be reached at
or by Skype.
A direct link to KC Supreme News Releases can be found
The most recent KC
Knightline newsletter is now available
It is no longer mailed out.
Charlebois Council meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month (except July and August).
page for more information on who we are.
Some of our recent community activities are shown below.
Practicing Catholic men may contact the Grand Knight directly to discuss the aims
and objectives of the Order.
Ask any Knight for a pamphlet that describes the benefits
Indicate your interest and an Application for Membership form
will be provided.
A new on-line membership requiring no local Council or meeting
involvement is now
also available to those interested. This type of membership allows
access to KC
insurance programs. To find out more about this option,
To watch a video about
the Knights, click
Annual Parish Yard Cleanup 2018
A good turnout of knights and
parishioners resulted in a total yard cleanup completed in three hours on May
12. Thanks to KC members and supporters who gave a hand. A full trailer load
Rock, Paper, Scissors
On April 26, 2010 the 1st
annual Rock, Paper,
Scissors Challenge, sponsored by
Charlebois Council, was held at
École Scott Bateman Middle School.
the 9th annual event in 2018 and previous
years can be seen
Below is Grand Knight Wadelius with the 2018 overall SBMS winner.
2018 Manitoba State Conference
The annual conference once again provided an
opportunity for two brothers who are Grand Knights to meet again. (L) Vaughn
Wadelius of Charlebois Council in The Pas and (R) Lance Wadelius of
Two Council officers, Bros. Rick Klima and Gene
Hrabarchuk, celebrated birthdays in the same week...both in their 70s!
Easter Bread Sharing
At the Easter services, for the fifth year in a
row, Charlebois Council distributed a loaf of bread to each Our Lady of the
Sacred Heart parish family in The Pas, and also this year to Cormorant.
St. Paul's Care Home Birthday Party
The Council sponsored the February birthday party
for the residents of St. Paul's Personal Care Home. This is the 10th year of
the Council's participation, supplying cake, ice cream and entertainment.
The Council celebrated its 84th anniversary
with a Chinese food dinner on January 16, 2018.
It was an opportunity to provide a treat to our spouses and special
Nativity Scene Erected for 2017 Christmas
Several Knights and two parishioners erected the
traditional nativity scene in front of Our
Lady of the Sacred Heart Cathedral. This has been a Council project for
Coats for Kids
This is the second year that Charlebois Council
has donated new winter jackets for those
children who may need them. The
coats were distributed through the two Early Years
schools in October. Coats were also delivered to the elementary school on
Cree Nation in December.
Grand Knight Vaughn Wadelius presented
coats to Principal Cam Nagle of (R) École Opasquia School and Assist. Principal Dori Hnidy (L) of Kelsey Community School.
Sacred Heart Cathedral Renovations
In November, 2016 Charlebois Council contributed
another $5,000 to a major parish project, replacement of the cathedral
ceiling. The Charlebois Council has contributed a total of $23,000. The
project was completed in December, 2016.
In May 2017 a cathedral floor
fund-raising project was started. Charlebois Council stepped up
again with a $5,000 donation to kick it off. The project was completed in
August. A second donation of $5,000 was made in October to further the
Community Food for Families Program
Charlebois Council has made donations in
2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, and 2017-18 to school breakfast
programs and adult food programs in The Pas. To see photos, click on the Gallery
button on the left and then go to Photo Gallery Two.
Our newsletter is presented as a PDF document. Find it via the Newsletter tab
on the left panel.
ICCD Tickets Sales
Best Seller in 2017-18 was Bro. Ken Kelly.
Congrats to project chair Bro. Rick Klima for this successful project The 2017-18 ticket sales began in October. The final draw was held on April 28, 2018.
Winners of the 2017-18
ICCD draws can be seen
Charlebois Council #2704, founded on
December 2, 1928, is named after
Bishop Ovid Charlebois, the first Bishop of Keewatin-Le Pas diocese and an early Oblate
missionary in northern Manitoba.
Charlebois Council works with Our Lady of the Sacred Heart
Roman Catholic parish in The Pas, providing funds for
various projects. Council members are active participants in this Parish.
the names of our 1928 Charter Knights
For names of all our Past Grand Knights,
click on the button on the left side.
Study Your Faith
Participate at your own rate in a
thoughtful study of the Bible. Click
HERE to access the
website of the St. Paul Centre for Biblical Theology for online
instruction and courses of study. Check out these Vatican sites:
Visit this interesting website: Catholics Come Home by clicking
Christian genocide in the Middle East - click on the button to visit a website to learn more about this horrible
Stained Glass Windows
In honour of Bishop Charlebois, the
Charlebois Council sponsored a stained glass window in the Cathedral of
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in The Pas.
Click on the left
side button (SGW) to see the stained glass windows of
Lady of the Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish in The Pas, Manitoba, Canada
(Archdiocese of Keewatin-Le Pas).
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