For several years we have had a a combined cluster youth ministry program for Our Lady of Lourdes and St. Anne. Parent information sessions for Junior High Youth Group (JHYG ) and Senior High Youth Group (SHYG) will be held on September 13 at 6:30 and 7:30, respectively, in the Gathering Room at Lourdes. Youth minister Mike Vernarelli and the co-coordinators will discuss upcoming activities in the groups.
Gail Layer serves as coordinator for JHYG, with the assistance of parent volunteers. JHYG meets on Sunday evenings from 6:30 to 8:00. JHYG meets at L ourdes in the room under the chapel,.The group will be also meeting at St. Anne for a few sessions during year. Programming begins in September and concludes late May or early June. Several of our activities include participation in Diocesan events and projects for the homebound of our Cluster community
Gail Dowd, Christine Hochmuth, and Mike Vernarelli will serve as co-coordinators for SHYG. SHYG normally meets on Sunday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 at Lourdes in the Gathering Room. On a few selected Sundays this fall we will be meeting from 7:00 to 8:30. Programming begins on Sunday, September 20 with a Get Acquainted session. Don’t miss the trip to Minnehan’s Fun Center for go-karts and minature golf on Sunday, October 4!
Other events involving youth include the Hands of Christ Award, World Youth Sunday, the National Catholic Youth Conference and various fundraising events. More information will be forthcoming