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 2018-19 Grand Knight is Bro. Kevin Carlson.
See the Officers page for contact information.
See Program Directors HERE.
A list of the Council Officer
positions to be elected for
2019-20 can be seen
Nominations will start to be taken at the May meeting; elections at the
See the Web Site Map for
To see our annual activities calendar, click on the Activities
button on the left.
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 he can be reached
1-204-999-5197 or firstname.lastname@example.org
or by Skype.
A direct link to KC Supreme News Releases can be found
Knightline newsletter is now only available via email.
The Charlebois Council newsletter is presented as a PDF document. Find it via the Newsletter
on the left panel.
Manitoba Education Review: If you wish to attend the discussion
workshop being held in The Pas on Monday, May 6 at the Wescana Inn
(6:00-8:30 pm), you must register in advance. Go to this site to do so:
Easter to all!
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
St. Paul's Personal Care Home Birthday Party
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019
the Council sponsored the birthday party for the residents of
St. Paul's Personal Care Home with a cake and entertainment for the
residents. This was the 11th year of the Council's participation.
Nativity Display Setup & Takedown
Removing the Nativity display was done on
January 12 by Bros. Fiori, Kelly, Richards, Maksymchuk and Carlson. Missing
from the photo - Bros. V. J. and V. Wadelius.
Christmas season started in December with the Council's set up
of a nativity display in front of the cathedral.
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. Another
round of support was given in October for 2018-19.
|GK Carlson presents a
donation to Kelsey Community School's breakfast coordinator Dayna
Kerslake & Principal Jay Marin.
||GK Carlson presents a
donation to Opasquia School's breakfast coordinator Amy Johnson &
Principal Cam Nagle.
||GK Carlson presents a
donation to Lorraine Packo, coordinator for the Northern Gateway
Chaplaincy's breakfast program.
Yard Cleanup Revisited
Responding to a request of Sacred Heart
Parish for a fall grass cutting on diocese property, Brother Maksymchuk led
three members of Charlebois Council (Bros. Otchenash, Hlady and Wadelius) to
complete the task in September.
Supreme Knight Letter
Knight Carl Anderson calls for action in response to the sexual abuse crisis
and outlines roles that chaplains and Knights should play. Read
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
2018 Manitoba State Conference
The annual conference on May 13-15 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
Easter Bread Sharing
At the Easter services in 2018, 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 to the parish in Cormorant.
The Council celebrated its 90th anniversary
with a Chinese food dinner on November 13, 2018.
It was an opportunity to provide a treat to our spouses and special
Coats for Kids
This is the third 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.
Sacred Heart Cathedral Renovations
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
ICCD Tickets Sales
Best Seller in 2018-19 was again Bro. Ken Kelly.
Sellers' draw will be made in May. Bro. Rick Klima did a great job chairing this successful project.
The 2018-19 ticket sales have now closed.
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
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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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