Opportunities for Youth/Young Adults


Holy Family Senior Youth Group will host a weeklong community service week Aug. 2 to 6 for high school students. Community Connection is open to all teens entering 9th to 12th grades for the 2010-11 school year. A total cost of $125 per person is charged for the week. Limited number spaces are available; 20 teens will be able to participate. Two partial scholarships available. For more information or to register contact Julie Larosa, 856-228-2215 or jlarosa@churchofthholyfamily.org

Our Lady of Peace Parish, Williamstown, Youth Groups: Jr. 6th-8th grades “Jesus Fish” 2nd and 4th Sundays 7-9 p.m. and Sr. 9th-12th grades “JP2” 1st and 3rd Sundays 7-9 p.m. Young Adults 18-25 yrs. old “ACTS” Mondays 7-9 p.m. Contact Kari A. Janisse, work: 856-629-6142 x 20 or cell: 973-534-8960 email: youthministerkari@gmail.com site: www.YouthGroupInfo.com

Mary, Queen of All Saints Youth Ministry: FOG (Friends of God) Jr. High, 6-8th grade is held the last Wednesday of the month, from 6:30-8 p.m. DOC (Disciples of Christ) Senior High, 9-12th grade, is held Thursday nights, 7-9 p.m. New YACHT Club, Young Adult Catholics Hanging Together, for ages 18-35. Contact Karrie M. Davis, 609-440-6795, email: karrie@stceciliapennsauken.org

St. Rose Young Adult Ministry (ages 18-40), Haddon Heights, meets every Friday at 7:30-8 p.m. followed by activity and socializing. For information contact George, St.Rose.Yam@gmail.com or see the web site: http://www.hurricaneweb.net/sryam/

St. Stephen’s Young Adult Ministry (ages 21-40), Pennsauken, will meet two Monday nights a month from 7:15-8:30 p.m. for its Faith and Tradition series. Join us for either a reflection on the upcoming week’s Gospel or a saint of the church. For more info contact Rose, 856-663-9342, email: saintstephens_yam@yahoo.com

Channels of Peace: The Young Adult Group at the Catholic Community of Christ Our Light, holds a number of events throughout each month, including scripture discussion, service to the community, and social events. For information contact Kyle Eilenfeldt, Pastoral Associate for Young Adult Faith Formation, keilenfeldt@christourlight.net or 856-667-2440 x345.

Holy Family Senior Youth Service Program, ABLAZE, is a faith-based community service program designed for Catholic and public high school teens in grades 9-12, that focuses on working with organizations that provides participants the chance to give back to the community get to know the community and make a difference. In addition to service, social events with other youth from the area are available. For more information or to be added to the e-mail list for events call Julie Ross, 856-228-2215 or jross@churchoftheholyfamily.org

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel/Fatima Youth Ministry, Camden, meets in the rectory basement, Sundays from 4-6 p.m. Call 856-541-7618.

Hearts of Fire, a post confirmation program (Mystagogy) open to all Diocese of Camden youth in 7th and 8th grades, is holding registration. Teens will participate in service activities, leadership training, community building and liturgical celebrations that will help them to live out the Sacrament of Confirmation. Call to register, 856-228-2218 or email jross@churchoftheholyfamily.org

High School Youth: Need service hours? Join our High School Service Corp and use your gifts and talents to serve others. Email: Ellen Henehan, ehenehan@eustace.org or call 856-783-5555.

Holy Family Junior Youth Group is a faith-based community service program for teens in grades 6-8. Meetings are held twice a month along with service nights and social events. For more information contact Julie Ross, 856-228-2215 or jross@churchoftheholyfamily.org