Knights of Columbus | St. Pius X Council 16347

January 12, 2019

Free Throw Competition!

Come have fun and test your basketball skills!

When: 7PM, Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Rain Date: Sat., Jan. 26.) 7PM Registration and Warm Up; 7:30PM Start

Where: APR/Gym in the Religious Education Center

What: Free competition open to boys and girls ages 9-14 years old as of January 1, 2019.  Pizza and soda will be served after the competition How to Compete: It’s a foul shot competition.  Each Competitior gets 15 shots.  More points wins!

Pre-Register–LIMITED SPACE: This event is open to the first 25 children who register. ACT NOW! Copy of Birth Certificate and  Signed Parental Authorization Form Required . Winners of each age group will win an Official Knights of Columbus Basketball. Pre-register by emailing Birth Certificate and Parental Authorization Form to Tom Kelty at or mail to St. Pius X Church, c/o Knights of Columbus, 834 Brookside Drive, Fairfield CT 06824.


More Information: Visit the St Pius X Website at or Contact Tom Kelty at




















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Grand Knight Robert Elinskas
Deputy Grand Knight Mark Drexel
Chancellor Frank (BJ) Baranosky
Recorder Curtis Bentley
Advocate Francis Duffin
Warden Arthur Wolf
Outside Guard James Dobson
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Faithful Friar The Rev’d Timothy A. Iannacone
Faithful Navigator Thomas Kelty, Jr.
Faithful Captain Mark Drexel
Faithful Purser Thomas Kelty, Sr.
Faithful Pilot Charles Chiusano
Faithful Scribe Andrew Geisert
Inner Sentinel Russell Edgett
Outer Sentinel Harry Ackley
3 Year Trustee Terry Armstrong
2 Year Trustee Frank Duffin
1 Year Trustee Peter Mantilia