Knights of Columbus


Monsignor O'Connell Council 8072 

Grand Knight Chuck Harley (805)496-2138

Our purpose is to serve the Church and the community by practicing charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism.

Activities: Tootsie Roll Drive to benefit the mentally disabled of Ventura County, Breakfast with Santa, Basketball Free-throw Competition for boys and girls aged 8-12, Valentine's Day Dinner Dance, Essay Contest and more!

Next Event:  Our Next Officers' meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 7th in rooms 5-6.

We start at 7PM for meet and greet! Snacks and beverages are available!  Also, due to Lent (University Series)  our next general business meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21, in rooms 5-6. All are invited for the first half hour for meet and greet.

Did you know that the Knights participate in Habitat for Humanity?  If you are interested, our next HforH activity takes place in Oxnard, on March 17th.

Meetings: We meet on the 4th Thursday of each month at 7 pm in St. Jude's parish hall.

Where:  We are in two Parishes in the Conejo Valley - St..Jude's (home) and St Max (roundtable).

When:  Year-round

Time commitment: One hour monthly meeting for members, preceded by a social hour, additional time for receiving ceremonial degrees, which are lessons on charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism.  There are lots of opportunities to volunteer to serve the Church and the community.  Must be in communion with The Holy See to be eligible for membership.