St. Leo Youth Ministry
“Be Who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire!” ~ St Catherine of Siena

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Youth Minister- Mrs. Judie Kuhlman- "Ms. Judie"

St Leo’s has been a thriving faith community for families to grow and share their faith with their children.  “The future of the world and the Church passes through the family” (Familiaris Consortio, #79). At St Leo’s, we have created many ways for the children of our parish family to grow in Christ’s love.

Stay In Touch with Youth Group: To receive updated notifications on events and meetings, parents and students can download the Remind App.  All phone numbers are protected.

Faith Formation

 

 

 

 

 

To sign up for the Gospel Weeklies please follow this link: 

https://forms.gle/T5Q9Qg3192sxb1EH6

Children’s Faith Formation for Youth 3-13 Years old:

  • Pflaum Gospel Weeklies - How does it work? Sign up each child ages 3-13 years of age. Each family will receive a packet with the gospel readings and activities. Once a week the family will work with their children on the activities teaching their child about the Sunday Gospel.  In-person classes will be starting soon!

For More information about Childrens Faith Formation please see below: 

Childrens Faith Formation

Children’s Liturgy of the Word- For children 3-8years old:

  • Due to Covid-19, St Leo’s has suspended Sunday’s children’s Liturgy of the Word.

St. Leo Youth Group (Middle School 11-13 years old & High School 14-18 years old)

  • Meetings: Middle School and High School youth groups have been able to participate in many activities over the past few years. Regular meetings for 2021-2022 will be posted soon! 
  • Archdiocese XLT Tours -A night of praise and worship for the youth led by Catholic-recording artist Sarah Kroger or Joe Lundin and Miley Azbill, with messages from David Calavitta or Dom Quaglia, as well as Eucharistic Adoration.
  • The Purpose Retreat will be held on Friday, March 11 – Sunday, March 13, 2022 at the Maria Stein Spiritual Retreat Center.Cost: $150/participant
  • Our Lady of Visitation High school retreat- February Date- TBD

Opportunities

Teen Service Opportunities

  • Recurring Events include: Neighborhood CleanUp (various months), CultureFest- games and face painting, Back to School Backpack give away(mid August),Hat & Coat Give Away(November), Christmas Toy and Clothing Sale (First weekend in December), Epiphany Gifts for Children (Sisters of divine Providence). 
  • Other past service events include: Ronald McDonald House (cooking & crafts),  Nursing Home visits, Writing Cards for the sick, Building Blocks for Kids.

Youth Social Justice Events 

  • Hunger Walk (Memorial Day), March for Life (January) and more!

Other Areas of Youth involvement:

  •  Mass Servers, Lector’s and Ushers-  led by Angela Anno  
  • Children’s Choir- led by Edgar Bernardo

Summer Youth Days- ages 5-18years old 

This Summer fun program for youth runs from June-mid August. This program is designed for children to enjoy the summer months. We meet 12-15 times in the summer enjoying activities which vary each year including: Painting, cooking, crafts, horseback riding (New Day Ranch), bowling, skating, Cincinnati Zoo, FC cincinnati soccer camp & tour, Kings Island, Winton Woods Outdoor Adventure, gardening, and much more! We conclude the summer with water balloons and games!

 



Saint Leo Youth Group Calendar of Events 2021