# Vicksburg K of C - Council 898 ## The oldest continually operating council in Mississippi Council 898 is based in Vicksburg, Mississippi but we serve many other communities. Founded May 15, 1904, council 898 is the oldest continually operating council in Mississippi The council meets every Tuesday at 7:30 PM to pray the rosary together. Business meetings are held afterwards at 8:00 PM . The fourth degree knights meet on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM. If there is a fifth Tuesday, then that day is reserved for a social event open to all. Visit our [Facebook Page](https://www.facebook.com/kc898 "https://www.facebook.com/kc898") for photos of our events. ## News and Upcoming events * September 1 ~8:30am-11am Meals on Wheels * September 2 8:30am Corporate Communion @ St. Micheal's * September 3 12pm [BBQ Cookoff](BBQCookoff.html) * September 4 7:30pm Rosary * September 4 8pm Business Meeting * September 6 6pm Ladies' Auxiliary Meeting * September 11 7:30pm Rosary * September 11 8pm Business Meeting * September 16 12pm KC Ladies' Brunch * September 18 7pm 4th Degree Meeting * September 18 7:30pm Rosary * September 18 8pm Business Meeting * September 25 7:30pm Rosary * September 25 8pm Business Meeting * October 1 [Citizenship Essay](citizenship-essay.html) and [Substance Abuse Poster](poster-contest.html) Contest Deadline * October 2 7:30pm Rosary * October 2 8pm Business Meeting * October 6 ~8:30am-11am Meals on Wheels * October 7 9am Corporate Communion@ St. Mary's * October 7 6pm KofC Drawdown & Silent Auction * October 9 7pm Columbus Day Social * October 11 6pm Ladies' Auxiliary Meeting * October 16 7pm 4th Degree Meeting * October 16 7:30pm Rosary * October 16 8pm Business Meeting * October 21 Willy-Ester Fund [Fish Fry](FishFries.html) * October 23 7:30pm Rosary * October 23 8pm Business Meeting * October 30 7pm 5th Tuesday Please see our [Calendar](calendar.html) for more