The Knights of Columbus has two councils in this area. There is one in Hinckley and one for the Sandstone, Willow River, and Moose Lake communities.
Council 4798 serves Sandstone and points north and meets in Sturgeon Lake at St Isidores Church on the 4th Monday of the month. The meeting starts at 6:30pm with a rosary and is followed by the meeting at 7pm. This council is now headed up by the Grand Knight, Dale Riihluoma, who can be contacted at:
Anyone interested in joining council 4798 should attend the meeting and/or call Dale.
Council 5101 is based in Hinckley and meets at St Patrick’s Church the 2nd Monday of each month. To join or get more information, contact:
Lee Auers – 320-384-7544 or
John Ksiazek – 320-384-6606
Ed Hattenberger – 320-384-7785
-1– Anyone interested in joining the Knights can contact Alex Millner or Ed Hattenberger and we will set everything up. If you are a Knight and have someone in mind, contact Ed or Alex.
Upcoming Knights of Columbus events:
-1– The Knights will be doing a fall church cleanup and light bulb caging on Saturday, 2 December. Volunteers are needed.
-2– The Knights are again doing the “Keep Christ in Christmas” poster contest for the youth. Kids from ages 5 to 14 are eligible to enter, there will be 3 age groups. Posters should be completed and turned in not later than December 3rd, as judging will be on Monday, December 4th.
-3– The Knights are again selling religious Christmas cards after all Masses between now and Christmas. Get yours early while the selection is good!
Anyone wishing to join the Knights or wanting information, can contact Alex Millner or Ed Hattenberger.