Events

Youth Ministry Leader Gatherings

Coffee & Conversation

Join us each month for prayer and an informal morning get-together to discuss current youth culture topics and the way these things affect our teens, programs and ministries. Coffee & Conversation is generally held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10 -11:30 am September - May. These sessions are hosted by local parish Youth Ministry Leaders. 

2016-2017 Schedule
9/21/16 - Our Lady of Pompeii, Lancaster
10/19/16 - St. Bernadette, Orchard Park
12/14/16 - St. Joseph University Parish, Buffalo
1/18/17 - St. Gregory the Great, Williamsville
2/15/17 - St. John the Baptist, Kenmore
3/15/17 - Location TBD
4/19/17 - St. John the Baptist, Alden
5/17/17 - Most Precious Blood, Angola


GYM Night ( Gatherings in Youth Ministry) 
Join Youth Ministry Leaders from around the Diocese for a relaxed evening of prayer, friendship and support as we gather to share our stories and discuss the challenges and joys of parish Youth Ministry. GYM Nights are held at 7:30 pm the 3rd Thursday of each Month September-May with special events held in November, December,July and August. Gatherings are hosted by local parish Youth Ministry Leaders so check with the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry to find out the next location.

2016-2017 Schedule
9/22/16 - St. Pius X, Getzville
10/20/16 - Church of the Annunciation, Elma
12/15/16 - Christmas Party at St. Andrew's, Sloan
1/19/17 - Location TBA
2/16/17 - Immaculate Conception, East Aurora
3/16/17 - Location TBA
4/20/17 - Location TBA
5/18/17 - Location TBA
Summer dinner/ice cream gatherings


Book Club 
Join parish ministry Leaders from around the Diocese as we dig deeper into our faith, ministries, and the global Church. Books are chosen at the beginning of each year and discussed a few chapters at a time. Watch for announcements on upcoming book choices and meeting dates.