Youth Group Activities



Summer Mission Trip to  St. Louis

Alive In You Catholic Service Week

Get ready for the most exciting Catholic Youth event that you and your group have ever experienced! Alive in You is part conference, part service camp and 100% Catholic. Experience the love of Christ through the Eucharist, Reconciliation, Mass, service, high-energy praise and worship, prayer, talented speakers, team building, games, activities, and small faith groups. Gather your friends, pack your bags, and join young people from around the country on this incredible journey of faith. Open your heart and let the fire of the Holy Spirit become Alive in You. Registrations due February 1st, but there are still a limited number of spots available. We will be gone July 16-23rd. All 7th-12th graders are invited. Total cost is $540, but will have lots of fundraising opportunities. Contact Victoria at 


Middle School Camping Trip 

Who: those who just finished 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders

Also looking for older students that would be willing to be leaders!

What: A Camping Trip for middle school students and their parents!

When: TBA

Where: Leave from St. Ann’s/St. John’s and head to local State Park.   

Why: This is a great opportunity for middle school students from both St. Ann’s and St. John’s to get together. It is also an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of God’s Creation with other parish staff and parishioners!

Cost: Only $5

Please turn in your permission forms to either St. Ann’s or St. John’s by May 3rd, so that we can make concrete plans. More information after you are registered. 






Other Options

Our parishes share a youth group for high school and middle school students.

6th-12th grade Students! We meet once a month with snacks provided alternating locations.  Other activities occur throughout the year, including: a float in our town parades, Diocesan High School Youth Rally, Castaway retreats, Steubenville, TEC retreats, National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC), World Youth Day (WYD), and vocation discernment trips. 

Middle School Students! We begin with prayer and do some sort of activitiy each evening. We also have other events throughout the year including the Jr. High Youth Rally and the Middle School Camping Trip.

If you would like mmore information or have ideas for upcoming events please contact Victoria!

Contact:  Victoria Bulcher
Phone: 218-631-1593


Meets:  see Calendar for meeting times