Poker Fundraiser

We have a Poker Fundraiser scheduled for Saturday, December 15 from 1:30 PM to Midnight at the American Legion Hall, 121 N. Douglas Ave, Arlington Hts., 847-253-6632.

Christmas/Clergy Appreciation Dinner

Our Christmas/Clergy Appreciation Dinner has been scheduled for Wednesday, December 19th At 7pm.  Please arrive 10-15 minutes early if possible.

The location for this years dinner will be at Dover Straits on Rt.45 just west of our St. Mary of Vernon Parish.  The address is 890 E. US Highway 45, Mundelein, IL. 60060.  The phone is 847-949-1550.


The Adoration of the Shepherds Adoration of the Shepherds - Bartolome Murillo

550-piece family jigsaw puzzle - 1 FOR $20 or 2 FOR $30

The St. Mary of Vernon Knights of Columbus council 8022 are selling beautiful, high-quality Christmas Puzzles to help you spread the real meaning of Christmas.

Our puzzles are made in the U.S. of the highest quality and feature world-class artwork such as Bartolome Esteban Murillo’s famous painting “The Adoration of the Shepherds” which hangs in the Prado Museum in Madrid, Spain.

We want all families to appreciate the message and the artwork that depicts Jesus‘ birth as the true focal point of Christmas.  These premium puzzles make great gifts, provide you with hours of quality family-time, and help us all Keep Christ in Christmas. Size(18X24).

Please support the Knights of Columbus initiatives by purchasing the puzzles today.  For more information, please contact Chuck Murphy at 815-715-4600 or via email

“Knights of Columbus” Adopt-A-Highway Program

Highway 45 Clean-Up CrewThe St. Mary of Vernon Knights of Columbus council #8022 completed our fall roadside clean on Saturday, November 3rd which is done twice a year, also in the spring.  Six Brother Knights participated in the 1 ½ -mile stretch of Rt. 45 extending from Adina’s restaurant, just west of St. Mary of Vernon Parish, heading east to Stone Fence subdivision, just east of Deerpath Dr.

Nine large trash bags and other assorted junk were collected and piled for the City to pick up on the following Monday.  Pictured are Mike Lamarca, Tim Henning, Mark Janicke, John Vrbancic and John Knier.  Not Shown was Chuck Murphy taking the Picture.