Gearing up for ACCY!
The Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Youth is coming back in the Fall of 2012! ACCY members will play key roles in Archdiocesan events like Youth Convention and Youth Rally, and will act as advisors to the OYYAM Office. Most importantly, they will be challenged to take what they've received back to their parishes, building up the Body of Christ in their midst. This is a highly coveted leadership opportunity, so give the stand out youth of your parish a chance by passing on this information! Download the 2012 Application today! For more information, visit here or call Bridget Harris at 206.274.3175.
Ascend 2012 - Deadline Approaching!
July 16th - 20th
The registration deadline for Ascend 2012 is coming up fast - Friday, June 15th! Make sure the youth of your parish (grades 9-12) don't miss out on this great summer experience! Ascend is a five day leadership experience that prepares youth to follow firmly in the footsteps of Jesus Christ. We'll have opportunities for Mass and Confession, along with daily workshops and sessions led by ministry professionals. Click here to find out more about Ascend or call Bridget Harris at 206.274.3175.
Camp 4:12 - Answer The Call
August 21st - 23rd
Help youth in 7th-9th grade develop gifts, talents, and tools to be a servant leaders. Empower these youth to stand up in service for Christ and His Church. Recommend Camp 4:12 - Answer the Call to these students so they can explore what it means to be a Catholic leader in their parish. For more information and to register, check this out and call Bridget Harris at 206.274.3175.
The Fall Gathering is geared toward both new and continuing ministers of youth and young adults and provides the opportunity for reflection, professional enrichment, and networking. The date has been set so mark your calendars - We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, September 13th! Please don't hesitate to contact Bridget Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.274.3175 with questions you may have.
Our Google Calendar Has Been Updated...
...and now includes important dates for the 2012-2013 school year. To see the full listing of Youth and Young Adult events for your planning purposes, click here!
UPCOMING EVENTS (CONTINUED FROM ABOVE)
Hispanic Leadership Camp Sept. 7-10
New Ministers Orientation Sept. 12
Fall Gathering Sept. 13
High School Youth Convention Nov. 3-4
Confirmation Retreat Dec. 14-16
Confirmation Retreat Jan. 18-20
Confirmation Retreat Feb. 15-17
Junior High Rally Mar. 2
Confirmation Retreat Mar. 15-17
Confirmation Retreat Apr. 12-14
ACCY Retreat Apr. 19-21
Search Retreat May 3-5
Hispanic Youth Camp May 17-19
Youth and Young Adult Ministers Retreat May 28-30
CLICK HERE FOR MORE CALENDAR INFORMATION