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 Tuesday of the month from 10 -11:30am September - May. These sessions are hosted by local parish Youth Ministry Leaders. 

2017-2018 Schedule

Sept 19 - St. Francis Tonawanda hosted by Sue Ann Saltarelli

Oct - No Coffee & Conversation. Hope to see you at the Youth Ministry Leader Wine & Cheese Oct 17th 7-9pm at St. Gregory the Great Cafe.

Nov 14 (moved to 2nd Tue) - St. John the Baptist Alden hosted by Jean Czerniak

Dec 19 - St. Gregory the Great Williamsville hosted by Adam Jarosz

Jan 16 - Our Lady of Pompeii Lancaster hosted by Holly Hooton

Feb 20 - St. John the Baptist Kenmore hosted by Kaitlin Garrity

March 20 - Most Precious Blood Angola hosted by Carolyn Grassmick

April 17 - Immaculate Conception East Aurora hosted by Denise York

May 15 - Our Lady of Mercy LeRoy hosted by Denise Spadaccia

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 generally held at 7:30pm the 3rd Thursday of each Month September-May with several special events. 

2017-2018 Schedule

Sept 21 - St. Andrew Kenmore hosted by Kathy Seel

Oct 17 (special Tues Night gathering) - Annual Youth & Young Adult Ministry Wine & Cheese 7-9pm at St. Gregory the Great Cafe

Nov 2 - Thanksgiving Dinner @ Kathy Seel's house meet at 6:30pm

Dec 21 - Christmas Party at St. Andrew's Sloan hosted by Barb Burns

Jan 18 - St. Pius X hosted by Carolyn Prefontaine

Feb 15 - TBD

March 15 - TBD

April 19 - Most Precious Blood hosted by Carolyn Grassmick

May 17 - Assumption Parish hosted by Tom Wasiuta

June 21 - Mississippi Mudds dinner/ice cream meet at 6:30pm

July 19 - The Hatch dinner/ice cream meet at 6:30pm

Aug 16 - TBD