National Event

Our national celebration will take place on Saturday, August 17th in Joliet, IL. RSVP’s are being accepted online through July 31st on EventBrite.

Full details about the event, including ticket purchasing, can be found at

Local Events

Many of our lodges will be hosting their own celebrations around the country.  The following list will be updated as more lodges schedule their events.




Lodge Date Details
#153 – Strabane, PA Saturday, May 11th Celebrating KSKJ LIfe’s 125th Anniversary with a fundraiser dance an social.
Details: Lodge Home at the corner of Alexander Avenue & Chartiers Street, Strabane, PA.
Time: 6PM-10PM EST.
Cost: $10 Admission with food and non-alcoholic beverages for purchase (BYOB).
Featuring music by Veseli Fantje – Frank & Darryl Valencic.
Contact Beverly Rosselle (724) 873-0914 for further information.
#219 – Cleveland, OH Sunday, May 19th Lodge 219 will celebrate KSKJ Life’s 125th Anniversary with a Communion Mass and luncheon on Sunday, May 19th. We will meet at Sts. Robert Williams Catholic Church in Euclid, OH for the 11AM mass. The luncheon will be held at Applebee’s restaurant on Willow Grove Road in Willoughby at 12:30PM. 
#59 – Eveleth, MN Summer 2019 125th Anniversary picnic in the summer (Date TBD)
#144 – Sheboygan, WI September 8th

Annual Dinner & Fellowship Event in conjunction with KSKJ Life’s 125th anniversary

#1 – Chicago, IL October 20th

Lodge 1 Celebration (also at 125 years) – Slovenian Catholic Center in Lemont

Historical Facts and Timeline

Check out our special 125th Anniversary edition of the Voice.  Rudy Krasovec, Chair of the National Board of Directors, shares a timeline of notable KSKJ Life moments. Click here to download the timeline. 

Share Your Story

In honor of our 125th Anniversary, we’d like to feature members and families that have been with KSKJ Life over the years.  Click here to share your memories, and you will be entered to win a special commemorative gift.

125th Anniversary Book

A Commemorative 125th Anniversary book will be available in 2020.  Stay tuned for more details!