Upcoming Children & Youth Events:
~ Wed. May 1st at 7pm: VBS Training for all staff & youth
~ Wed. May 8th at 7pm: VBS Prep (Set & Music Teams)
~ Wed. May 15th at 7pm: VBS Prep (Set & Music Teams)
~ Wed. May 22nd at 7pm: VBS Prep (Set & Music Teams)
~ Wed. May 29th at 7pm: VBS Prep (Set & Music Teams)
SAVE THE DATES!!! Roar! Life is wild, God is good VBS is coming to St. Bart’s June 17-21. Dinner starts at 5pm and the program ends with our finale at 8pm every evening. Plan on joining us for this crazy fun adventure!!
Mission Week is July 21-26 for our Youth & Young Adults. It’s always a transformational, high impact week. Ask Cherie for more information if you would like
WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!! Would you like to assist in the classroom on Sundays, mentor our youth on Wednesdays, drive to different events, donate food or supplies? Let me know how you’d like to take part in our programs and join our team!
How can you find out about youth events happening in the Diocese? Please check our Children & Youth Ministry bulletin board in the Parish Hall for upcoming events and important announcements. Youth and parents also have access to our Facebook page where important announcements will be posted.
Would you like to assist in the classroom on Sundays, mentor to our youth on Wednesdays, drive to different events, donate food or supplies? Let me know how you’d like to take part in our programs and join our team!
Diocesan Youth Events
Breakout is a 24-hour spiritual retreat for 4th-6th graders. This fast-paced overnight event is filled with games, the Holy Spirit, and homemade marshmallows. Participants do a variety of activities to help them understand pulling away from their parents and making faith their own. Breakout is held once a year.
Lay Director: Kristen Bryant Email: email@example.com
Happening is a weekend spiritual retreat for 10-12th graders. Other high school students put together an incredibly moving weekend filled with learning, sharing, and building relationships. Through videos, skits, talks, and more, candidates see how God and their faith fit in with the ups and downs of high school life. Happening is held three times a year: in January, April, and September. Ninth graders may attend the April Happening.
Lay Director: Tiffany LaMotte Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Serving 6th-8th graders, New Beginnings is a weekend spiritual retreat designed to help participants navigate their middle school years. High school team put together the retreat, which is filled with love, fun, and God. New Beginnings takes place once a year.
Lay Director: Angela Boyd Email: email@example.com.
Our Diocesan summer camp serves children and youth ages 6-18. Our sessions are full of games, Christian formation, and friendship. We also offer a leadership program and a counselor-intraining program. Find more information at campweed.org.
Camp Director: Allison Vining
Register for any of our youth programs at campweed.campbrainregistration.com.
All of our youth programs are led by youth and adults who make up team. These people serve the participants throughout the weekend.
● Happening ○ Must have previously gone through Happening ○ Must attend team meeting
● New Beginnings ○ 9-12th grade or adult ○ Must attend team meeting
● Breakout ○ 8-12th grade or adult
To apply for any team or for camp staff, visit campweed.campbrainstaff.com.