800 Knights to hold convention in Zambo PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 28 April 2017 13:49

By RG Antonet Go

Around 800 members of the Knights of Columbus are expected to gather at the Royce Convention Center starting today for their 18th Mindanao Convention.

The theme for this year’s convention is “A Light to the Nation.”

Zamboanga Archbishop Romulo dela Cruz, who was invited as Guest of Honor, will give the keynote speech.

Participants will discuss issues and concerns regarding other activities, particularly updates on the tripartite convention to be held in Ilo Ilo.  There will also be an awarding of performing councils and districts.

The Knights will also engage in activities such as first degree exemplification, drill competition, bowling, darts, chess and billiards.

The event will be attended by personaliites such as Rev Martin Jumoad, Ozamis city Archbishop; Zamboanga Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco- Salazar and Zamboanga  Legislators Celso Lobregat and Mannix Dalipe.

The participants will be headed by Reynaldo C. Trinidad, Mindanao State Deputy, who is based in Davao city.

Jose Q. Tan Jr is the Convention Chairman. (RGAAGo)