Youth and young adult events/opportunities


Cherry Hill Regional Youth Mass will be held at St. Thomas More, 1439 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m.  Parishes include: Christ Our Light, Holy Eucharist, St. Mary’s and St. Thomas More. All youth and their family and friends are invited. Food and fun to follow after Mass.

Youth group at St. Padre Pio Parish: Mass will be celebrated Nov. 20, at 6 p.m., St. Mary’s Church on Union Road, followed by free food, fun and games. Bring a friend; do not have to be from the parish to be part of the youth group. All high school students are welcome. For more information contact Father Steve Curry, or 856-697-1746.

St. Rose Young Adult Ministry (ages 18 to 40), Haddon Heights, meets Fridays from 7:30 to 8 p.m. followed by activity and socializing. For more information, email George,, or see

Youth Ministry Program, Church of the Holy Family: Meetings, monthly Mass, dinners and service opportunities, retreats, group adventures and leadership programs. Program begins in September. For more information contact Julie LaRosa, 856-228-2215 or ( for 5th and 6th grade program; for high school program).

Our Lady of Peace Parish, 32 Carrol Ave., Williamstown, youth groups: junior, sixth to eighth grades, Jesus Fish, 7 to 9 p.m. second and fourth Sundays of month; and senior, ninth to 12th grades. JP2, 7 to 9 p.m. first and third Sundays of month. Young adults ages 18 to 25, ACTS, 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays. Contact Kari A. Janisse, work 856-629-6142, ext. 20, cell 973-534-8960, email, website

Divine Mercy Parish, 23 W. Chestnut Ave., Vineland, Young Youth Group for children in grades 3 to 6, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. second Friday of month, church hall. For more information, call Michael and Shirley Velazquez, 856-696-2241.

St. Peter’s Christian Singles Club, Merchantville, has many scheduled events for November and December. Email or call club director, John Edelmayer, 856-663-3759.

Hearts of Fire, 7th and 8th grade youth program at Church of the Holy Family, Sewell, combines traditional material covered in religious education Confirmation class and takes it a step further. For more information contact Julie LaRosa, 856-228-2215 or