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03/7/2012 - Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest

The Port Hope Knights of Columbus would like to congratulate

the winners of the Knights of Columbus Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest.

          Julianna Thompson  - Alcohol Abuse Awareness (ages 8-11)

          Ksenija Paziuk  - Drug Abuse Awareness (ages 8-11)

          Karen Slessor  - Drug Abuse Awareness (ages 12-14)

                                    Click here to view the winning posters!


Congratulations to the 3 Students with awards for the Knights of Columbus Substance Abuse and Awareness Contest!
Julianna Thompson, Ksenija Paziuk, Karen Slessor, Frank Rodrigues



02/19/2012 - A warm thank you from the Kindergarden class at St. Anthony's for cooking pancakes for the entire School on Shrove Tuesday!
Shrove Tuesday Pancakes at St. Anthony - February 21, 2012


01/29/2012 - The Knights of Columbus from Port Hope and Cobourg Councils

would like to announce the winners of the Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw Competition!

KofC Basketball Free Throw Competition - January 29, 2012


01/15/2012 - Remembering Victor Francis Auger
August 23, 1931 - January 13, 2012
Founding Member Knights of Columbus Bowmanville Council
Past Faithfull Navigator Assembly 2167
4th Degree Member of Sir. Knight James J. Tracey Assembly 2167








01/14/2012 - Knights of Columbus Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest


Entries in the Knights of Columbus Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest must fall

under one of these topics: Alcohol Awareness and Abuse or Drug Awareness and Abuse. 

The contest is open to all young people between the ages of 8 and 14. 

Click here for Poster Contest Details.

All entries must be submitted by December 16, 2011 and must be signed by a parent.



11/30/2011 -

During the month formerly known as November each year, Movember is responsible

 for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of mens faces, in Canada and

 around the world. With their Mos, these men raise vital funds and awareness

 for men's health, specifically prostate cancer.



For more information on growing your own Mo

please visit:


To support a local Knight in his Movember journey,

 please visit and donate:



11/27/2011 - Check out our newly expanded Photo Gallery

              Rememberance Day Photo Album 

       2003 - 30th Anniversary  Photo Album 

   2004 - Ladies Appreciation  Photo Album 

  2004 - Santa Clause Parade  Photo Album 

         K of C Port Hope 6490   Publications 



11/14/2011 - Remembering John Patrick Burns

October 10, 1931 - November 10, 2011

Knights of Columbus, 3rd Degree

Founding member of  Knights of Columbus Port Hope Council 6490

Click here for Obituary


11/09/2011 - Announcing some changes on our Facebook Page!










1. We now have a username for our Facebook Page! so now you can tell your friends to visit us at
2. We have now added custom tabs to our FB Page on the left hand side, Our Council, Our Assembly, Hall Rental and Contact Us, to serve you better.
3. And lastly please support the Knights by please Inviting all your friends to our Facebook Page *Remember to invite everyone who lives in Port Hope, anyone who supports the Knights of Columbus, and anyone who may be a Knight or interested in becoming a Knight!
Thank you for your support!


09/22/2011 - Our Lady of Mercy Parish will be welcoming Fr. Sanyatson Seshaiah

(Fr. Sany) to our Parish


04/16/2013 - Fr. Randy Foster Farewell Celebration - August 28, 2011
It is with some sadness we must say farewell to Fr. Randy Foster as he moves on to his new Parish in St. Thomas More Parish in Millbrook, but his teachings and compassion will stay with us always and we would like to thank Fr. Randy for his 8 years of service and wish him all the best in his new Parish.

If you have any photos to share, submit them to the Webmaster at


Click here to visit our Fr. Randy Foster Farewell Celebration photo album.



08/11/2011 - Remembering:  Leo Joeseph Leger




   February 11, 1934 - August 5, 2011
   3rd. Degree, Knights of Columbus

   Founding member of Port Hope Council 6490
   Port Hope Council 6490


Click here for Obituary


07/20/2011 - Remembering:  Melvin Joseph McPhee
December 4, 1929 - July 20, 2011
Knights of Columbus 3rd Degree,
Fr. F. P. Duffy Council 1970, Cobourg
Funeral held Monday, July 25th at 10:30 am
St. Michael's Catholic Church, Cobourg


Click here for Obituary



07/16/2011 - On behalf of VEYO  Peterborough, Port Hope Knights of Columbus is proud to announce SONfest'11, hosted by Our Lady of Mercy, Port Hope.

July 16-17, 2011



07/01/2011- Join Us!   All are welcome to our Canada Day Barbecue!

Click here to view and join our Facebook guest list.


01/28/2011- Remembering D.J. "Dick" Cordick    

             April 9, 1934 - January 25, 2011

Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Former Master 1st Ontario District

(Click here to View his Obituary and message links to the family.)

01/02/2011- Well now that Christmas has passed and 2011 is upon us, we wish everyone a happy and prosperous New Year!

12/05/2010- Port Hope Knights of Columbus/St. Anthony's Colouring Contest!  We would like to thank all the kids who participated in our Colouring Contest,   Check out your colouring page here, and find out if you're the Winner!

12/04/2010 - NORAD Santa Tracker is officially online for another year! Click here for more information!, and on Dec 24 check back for up to minute updates of where in the world Santa is, in real time and catch live video streams.  Kids will love this!

12/03/2010 - We now have Colouring pages for kids, click here

11/30/2010 - Come and join us Dec. 5th, 2010 at our hall and celebrate our official website launch

11/28/2010 - Just uploaded some new pics in the photo gallery from the 2010 4th. Degree Exemplification! or click here.  And pictures from Our Lady of Mercy 185th Anniversary with Bishop DeAngelis, click here.

06/14/2010 - Announcing our New website!!

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