Thursday, March 6, 2014

Tucson 2nd & 3rd Degrees, Saturday March 15, 2014

St. Rita in the Desert Council #14230 is honored to host the upcoming 2nd and 3rd Degree Exemplification.  First Degree members should be encouraged to complete their journey to full Knighthood in our honored order.   Please contact the Grand Knight, Franklin Roznovsky no later than March 1, 2014 with the number of candidates and members expected to attend.

When:   Saturday, March 15, 2014
Where:  St. Rita In The Desert Parish
                            13260 E Colossal Cave Road, Vail, AZ 85641-0400
Time:      Registration:  9:00 AM to 9:45AM
                         2nd Degree Begins promptly at 10:00AM
                         3rd Degree follows the 2nd Degree

                  Point of Contact:
                                    Financial Secretary:           Kim Penton
                                                                        Phone:  (504) 628-7018
                                    Grand Knight:                  Franklin Roznovsky
                                                                        Phone:  (520) 981-7576
                  Registration Fee:            $10.00 per candidate, payable at the door.
                  Lunch:                          $8.00 per person.  Lunch will be served after the 3rd Degree
                  Coffee and doughnuts will be available to non-candidates before the 2nd degree.

To aid the host council to properly prepare for the 2nd and 3rd degree exemplification, please contact the host council and provide the number of candidates and members who plan to attend.  This RSVP is requested by March 1, 2014.

At registration, all candidates must show a valid 1st Degree Membership card and their registration fee will be collected.  Current members in the 3rd Degree must also show a valid 3rd degree membership prior to entry into the ceremony.  It is important that candidates be escorted by their sponsor or someone from their council. 

The exemplification of the 2nd and 3rd Degree is a special event, one that will be always remembered.  Therefore, proper dress is required of the candidates and members attending the degree.  The requested attire of collared shirts, slacks, and shoes are considered appropriate dress.  Shorts, tank tops, tee-shirts, and sandals are not considered acceptable dress for candidates and members.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation and making this an Experience of a Lifetime for the candidates who are completing their journey to full knight hood, a SPIRITUAL JOURNEY.