High School Youth Group

High School Youth Group Meets Mondays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

Meets in the WhereHouse from 7:00-8:30 p.m. on Monday nights

December

2nd: Decorating the Angel Trees  We will meet in the Gathering Space for our annual decorating of the parish Angel Trees. We will talk about the history of the trees as well as other Advent and Christmas traditions when we are done. 

9th: Packing Joy Boxes  Join us for this opportunity for service from 5-7 pm at the Little Flower House. You must RSVP to Amber by December 2nd to participate. 

16th: Advent Party  We will celebrate the season with games, snacks and song as a family community! 

23rd & 30th:  No Meetings- Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year!

January
6th: Epiphany  We will talk about the meaning of the feast of the Epiphany, and how it should inform the beginning of our 2020s. 

13th: Angel Tree Takedown   Taking down what we put up- we will take this night to take down the angel trees and to reflect on our 2019-2020 holidays. 

20th: No Meeting- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

24th-26th:  Theotokos Retreat Join us at Sacred Heart of Mary in Boulder, CO as we spend the weekend reflecting on what it means to “bear Christ” into the world, with Mary as our guide. 

27th: Game Night

 

February
3rd: Presentation of Jesus  Why do we celebrate this feast? What were some common ancient Jewish customs? We will talk about these and more at this discussion night! 

8th: WorkCamp Taste of Italy Dinner and Silent Auction  Come support your peers who will be acting as the hands and feet of Christ in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in June of 2020! Proceeds from this night of fun, food and great prizes go towards WorkCamp 2020. Tickets on sale in the Youth Office the end of January, and after all masses the first weekend of February. 

10th: Marriage Night  Have questions about the vocation of marriage? This is the time to ask them! 

17th: No Meeting- President’s Day

24th: No Meeting

26th: Ash Wednesday  Get your Ash at Mass! We will be at the 4:30 p.m. Liturgy of the Word with Ashes as a department if you would like to go with some familiar faces! 

Want to start the year off right? Get away for the weekend, spend some time with prayer, reflection, games, good food and fun with friends new and old? We will be having our Theotokos Retreat at Sacred Heart of Mary in Boulder, CO the last weekend of January (the 24th-26th), joined by youth from other surrounding parishes. The cost is $30 and includes meals, bus transportation from St. Michael’s to Sacred Heart and back, and the retreat itself. E-mail amber.mcculloch@comcast.net for more information or to register! Open to all high school youth!

Contact Information

Director of Youth Ministry: Amber McCulloch
Office Telephone: (303) 690-6797 Ext. 318

E-mail: amber.mcculloch@comcast.net
Youth Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/stmichaelaurora.youthSMASH