Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church

Youth Ministry: Calendar

MBVM Parish: Youth Ministry Calendar 2022-23

Youth Ministry Director: Carrie Rink      [email protected] / Text 815-954-0509


  • Dates & Times Subject to change/refer back for monthly updates. See Weekly bulletin & MBVM E-Newsletter for updated information monthly. Facebook-Maternity BVM Catholic Church, Instagram-mbvmchurch
  • Adult Chaperones are always welcome & Encouraged to be certified! Go to https://www.virtusonline.org/virtus/ to start your course today: 1.)Protecting God's Children 2.)Background Check
  • Note: MBVM Food Pantry Welcomes Youth & their parent/Guardian to help anytime, Open Wed. 4:30-5:30pm & Thurs. 1-2pm, Call Parish Office to help at 815-933-8285
Date Events/Services  Where/Time
Aug. 28th  First Youth Liturgy Planning Day      Youth Group Room/12:15pm-2:30pm  
Sept. 11th First Youth Mass/ YOUTH Ministry Kick-OFF Party

11am & Carrie Rink's House12:30pm-5pm

Sept. 12th & 26th Arts & Craft Workshop w/ Ribbon  (All Ages)

Parish Center/ 6-7:30pm

Sept. 28th Pottery Painting: High Schooler ONLY

Top Notch Knots & Pots/6-8pm

Oct. 1st Camp Tecumseh (7th&8thGrade ONLY) CANCELLED Indiana/1 day
Oct. 2nd Youth Liturgy Planning     Youth Room/Basement 12:15pm-1:45pm
Oct. 3rd Art & Craft Workshop w/ Ribbon (All Ages)

Parish Center/ 6-7:30pm

Oct. 8th Haunted House: Jr. High & High Schoolers

Chebanse/ Meet @ 5:45pm

Oct. 12th Canvas Paint Night: Junior High ONLY Top Notch Knots & Pots: 6-8pmish
Oct. 16th Youth Mass/Bake Sale Fundraiser/ 175th Fall Festival    11am/12pm-2pm
Oct. 29th Trunk Or Treat (Teens dress Up in fun characters, take pictures w/ Littles ) School Parking lot/1pm-2pm
Oct. 30th Youth Liturgy Planning      Youth Room/12:15pm-1:45pm
Nov. 6th Youth Mass/Harvest Sunday (Hand out flyers after Mass) 11am/ALL Masses
Nov. 13th Harvest Sunday (Collect Food)  10am-2pm
Nov. 17th Zumba Youth Ministry Fundraiser: JR. High-High School w/ Parents Gym: 6-7pm
Nov. 30th Canvas Paint Night: High School Only Top Notch Knots & Pots: 6-8pmish
Dec. 2nd High School Only SocHOP School Gym/ 7:00pm-9:30pm
Dec. 4th  Youth Liturgy Planning Youth Room/ 12:15pm-1:45pm
Dec. 11th Youth Mass  11am
Jan. 8th  Youth Liturgy Planning Youth Room/ 12:15pm-1:45pm
Jan. 22nd Youth Mass/Confirmation Retreat 11am-4pm

Feb. 5th

Youth Liturgy Planning  Youth Room/12:15pm-1:45pm
Feb. 12th Youth Mass 11am
Feb. 22nd Ash Wednesday/Soup Supper (All 8th Graders Help) School Gym/ 6-8:15pm
Feb. 26th Youth Liturgy Planning Youth Room/12:15pm-1:45pm
Feb. 25th/26th Quest Retreat (Fresh./Soph.) Portiuncula Center for Prayer: Frankfort
March 1st-4th Kairos Retreat (Junior/Seniors) St. George w/ MAC
March 5th Youth Mass 11am

March 11th

Confirmation MBVM Church/ 2pm


YLP Team-Field Trip: The Shrine of Christs Passion St. John, Indiana/ 10:30am
March 26th Youth Liturgy Planning (Last one for the school year) Youth Room/12:15pm-2pm
April 2nd Youth Mass: Palm Sunday


April 6th Holy Thursday: (After mass Youth prays 1st hour at Alter of Repose w/ parents) Church & Parish Center/ 7-9pm
April 13th-15th Youth Ministry/Spring Garage Sale School Gym
April 23rd Youth Mass: Senior Blessing: Reception to follow 11am-12:30pm
Summer Schedule: 2023  


June 12th-16th, 2023 One Bread, One Cup (HS Soph-Fresh. College)

Indiana/ 5 Day Conference

July 16th-21st, 2023 Camp MOSH (Maternity Outreach Servicing Humanity)

Maternity Parish/ 6 day Mission