2017-2018 Youth Ministry/RE Calendar (7-10 Grades)

August
9th Youth Ministry BBQ at St. Raphael’s from 6:30-9:30pm
13th,21st, 28th Reflections Retreat Planning/Teen Room/7:00-9:00pm
17th, 24th, 31st RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
20th RE Donut Sunday, Come register for RE in the gym if you haven’t already or volunteer to be a catechist! Plus free donuts and coffee! Offered after the 9am and 10:45am masses.

September
7th,14th, 21st 28th RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
13th 8th Grade Catechist Meeting/Teen Room/7-8:30 pm
20th 9th Grade Catechist Meeting/Teen Room/7-8:30pm
17th Catechetical Sunday, Catechists receive a blessing at mass
17th 8th Grade Group Formation Day 12:30pm 8th graders receive blessing, after mass there is lunch in the gym, 8th graders get into groups with catechists, parent meeting, then parent/teen presentation in the church from 3-4pm. This is a required event for parents and 8th graders.
11th, 18th 25th Reflections Retreat Planning/Teen Room/7-9 pm
24th– 10th Grade final SCC
26th– 10th Grade Reconciliation Service at 7pm in the Church
27th 7th Grade Catechist Meeting/Teen Room/6:30-8pm

October
1st, 15th, 22nd 8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
2nd Reflections Retreat Planning/Teen Room/6-9pm
6th-8th Sophomore Reflections Confirmation Retreat
11th 7th Grade RE Opening Night/6:30pm/Church/Parents and students meet their Catechists and then a parent meeting at 7pm in Room 162
12th, 19th, 26th
RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
15th-Sophomore Confirmation Candidate, Parent, Sponsor, Gathering/Church/7:00-8:30pm/Speaker Deacon Bill Johnson
17th– 10th Grade Catechist Meeting from 7-8:30pm in the Teen Room
17th, 24th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
21st, 22nd– Sophomore Confirmation Candidate Recognition Masses at 5pm and 12:30pm
22nd Sophomore Confirmation Rehearsal with Sponsor in the Church at 6pm and 7:15pm
26th and 27th CONFIRMATION at 7pm with reception to follow in the gym

November
9th, 16th, 30th RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
5th, 19th 8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
7th, 14th, 21st 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
16th-19th– NATIONAL CATHOLIC YOUTH CONFERENCE

December
3rd, 10th 8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
5th, 12th, 19th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
14th, 21st– RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9pm

January
4th, 11th, 18th, 25th RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9pm
7th, 21st
8th & 9th  Grade SCC/Meet in homes
8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th– Reflections Retreat Planning/Teen Room/7-9 pm
9th, 23rd, 30th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
16th 8th & 9th Grade Catechist Meeting/Room 162/7-8:30pm
17th-21st MARCH FOR LIFE IN WASHINGTON DC
24th 7th Grade Catechist Meeting/Teen Room/6:30-8pm
28th– Presentation for 8th/9th grade parents, teens, and sponsors. (In place of regular class)

February
1st, 8th, 15th– RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
2nd– 6th and 7th Grade Retreat/Gym/6-9pm
5th, 12th, 19th Reflections Retreat Planning/Teen Room/7:00-9:00pm, 6-9pm on the 19th
6th, 13th, 27th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
11th, 18th 8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
23rd-25th 9th Grade Reflections Retreat/Dickson Valley/Friday 5 pm- Sunday 5 pm

March
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9pm
4th Teen Mission Night/Church/5pm with pizza after (in place of SCC)
12th 8th & 9th Grade Catechist Meeting/Room 162/7-8:30pm
13th– 7th and 8th Grade Reconciliation Service at 7pm in the church
18th 8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
20th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
30th– Good Friday Cross Walk at 12pm starting in Room 162

April
5th, 12th, 19th, 26th RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9pm
8th, 15th
8th & 9th Grade SCC/Meet in homes
10th, 17th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
24th 7th Grade Catechist Meeting/Teen Room/6:30-8:00pm
29th Harvest Sunday Flyer Distribution

May
1st, 8th 7th Grade SCC/Classrooms/6:30-7:45pm
6th 7th, 8th, & 9th Grade Harvest Food Collection/Neighborhoods/Gym/1:30-5pm
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9pm

June

7th, 14th, 28th RPM Grades 9-12/Teen Room/7-9 pm
3rd, 10th Father’s Day Card Sale (LOL Mission Trip)
22nd-24th YLC (Youth Leadership Conference) For graduated 8th graders through graduated seniors in high school

July
LOL Mission Trip either July 8th-14th OR July 15th-21st