St. Henry and St. Bernard
Youth Religious Education and Youth Activity Report to Education Commission
Non-exhaustive list of activities for St. Henry and St. Bernard Religious Education and Youth Activities:
|Date of Activity||Program||Activity|
|8-20/21-18||Watertown Cath. Social Concern||SOS (Support Our Students) School Supply Distribution at St. Henry Parish Center|
|8-27 – 8-31 – 18||Youth Center||Closed for the week|
|8-31-18||Youth Service Opp.||Serve Meals at St. Ben’s in Milwaukee|
|9-9-18||St. Henry Confirmation||First Class – Parent and Candidate|
|9-19-18||St. Henry R.E.||First Communion Prep begins and parent mtg.|
|9-25-18||Youth Service Opp.||Serve Meals at St. Ben’s in Milwaukee|
|10-3-18||St. Henry R.E.||Classes begin for Grades 1-6|
|10-6-18||Youth Opportunity||St. John Bosco Youth Day, Holy Hill – H.S.|
|10-10-18||St. Henry and St. Bernard R.E.||Begin: St. B. – Grades 1-11; St. H. – Gr. 7-9|
|10-13-18 – tent. #1||Youth Activity – Gr. 6-12||Bonfire and Hayride (if not tent. #2)|
|10-19-18 – tent.||Youth Activity – Gr. 6-12||Haunted Adventure|
|10-24-18||Youth Service Opp.||Serve Meals at St. Ben’s in Milwaukee|
|10-26-18||Youth Activity – Gr. 6-12||Great America Trip – Frightfest|
|11-3 - 11-4-18||St. Henry Confirmation||Overnight Retreat at St. Henry’s|
|11-10-18 – tent. #2||Youth Activity – Gr. 6-12||Bonfire and Hayride (if not tent. #1)|
|11-27-18||Youth Service Opp.||Serve Meals at St. Ben’s in Milwaukee|
- Beginning this year, Grade 10 is eligible to prepare for Confirmation. Grades 10 and 11 will be preparing this year.
- Date of Spring 2019 Confirmation at St. Bernard’s to be determined – probably by end of November. Potential total of 90 Candidates from St. Henry and St. Bernard.
Mission Trip - Summer of 2019
- We are beginning to plan for a Catholic Heart Mission Trip next Summer for High School aged students (those in High School in 2019-2010 school year).
Youth Center Schedule
- Tuesdays: 3-4:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 3-4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 3-5 p.m. (Grades 3-5)
5-8 p.m. (Grades 5 and older)
St. Henry’s and St. Bernard’s involvement in Shared Community Mission Group (SCMG)
- Weekend Food To Go and Grow - All Churches involved in SCMG - ongoing collection of food to distribute to qualifying Kindergarteners in Watertown Public Schools, Watertown Catholic School and Good Shepherd
- Food To Go Now – SCMG - Providing food for immediate need to any student at Lincoln. Soon to be also at Webster and Schurz.
- Support Our Students (SOS) - All Churches involved in SCMG collect and then distribute of school supplies before school begins.
- NEST – SCMG supports an initiative of some WHS high school staff to provide for material/food needs of students with serious needs.