IGNITE is our high school youth group that usually meets on the second and fourth Sunday’s of the month. For February we will meet on the 25th and for March we will meet on the 11th and 25th. All high school teens are welcome to join us! These nights include a teaching on our faith, discussion, games and snacks. The theme for upcoming nights are the Sacraments of Initiation.



ATTENTION! The Next Mission Trip Meeting is March 11, 2018 @1pm in meeting Room 1.All Participants who have been Accepted for the trip should be in attendance. Those who missed the mission Kickoff meeting in December still have the opportunity to join us in Knoxville this next summer! Applications are available in the office.

Sports Night

All teens are invited to our next sports night which will be held on Saturday, March 24 after mass over at the gym in the school. We will be playing Basketball. So please bring appropriate gear for that! There will also be pizza for everyone at the end. Parents are welcome to participate as well. We hope to see you there!

Escape Room

Are you willing to test your knowledge? How about your problem solving skills? What about your…PATIENCE!? Join Youth Ministry as we try to tackle an ESCAPE ROOM. The challenge that you face as a group is that you are locked in a room for 60min and you have to work your way through a series of clues and puzzles in order to solve the case. We will be going on March 3, 2018. Starting with pizza and pop @12pm and then we will leave for the Escape Room and be back @4pm. The cost of this event is $45. Registration forms are due by Monday, February 26. Any questions can be answered at

Night of Worship

Join St. Mary Youth Ministry in a Night of Worship hosted by Chris Tomlin and featuring Catholic artist Matt Maher. The event cost will only be $26 which includes transportation to the concert. There will be many great artists performing. We hope you can join us in this night of prayer! This event is for 7th-12th graders and registration forms must be turned in by Monday, April 2, 2018. There are only 15 spots available so turn in forms ASAP. Any questions? Please contact Grant.

Peer Ministry  

All high school teens who have received the sacrament of Confirmation are encouraged to serve as Peer Ministers during the 2017-2018 school year! Peer Ministers help run the 7th/8th Grade Tuesday REP program alongside an adult core team of volunteers by leading icebreaker activities, talks, small group discussions, and prayer activities. If interested in serving as a Peer Minister, please fill out the following APPLICATION and return it to Grant Bright at the parish office by August 19. Contact Sue with any questions at or 847-223-0010 x230.

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Interested in more information regarding youth ministry at Saint Mary's?

Contact the parish office at 847-223-0010 x230