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SUNDAY YOUTH NIGHT: ALL high schoolers are invited to Youth Nights most Sundays from 6:30-8:00pm in room 213. Deepen your relationship with God, learn more about Jesus, and grow your desire for life-long discipleship with Him. Friends are welcome at all our Youth events! There is NO YOUTH NIGHT on April 7th due to Spring Retreat or April 14th due to the Fun Run (sign-up below). Our next Youth Night is Sunday, April 21st.


JUNE 22-28, 2024 – WINCHESTER, VA
We are in need of 4 more Contractors to assist at WorkCamp. Contractors are handy with tools and can patiently lead teens and adults through basic projects. They will work Monday-Thursday from 8am-4pm and may stay overnight or commute.
Read more at www.arlingtondiocese.org/workcamp/ and reach out to me ASAP!
Our next Formation Meeting is Sunday, April 28th from 6:30-8:00pm in the gym. Formation Meetings are mandatory for teen campers and Adult Crew Leaders.


ENVELOPE DONATION BOARD Teen WorkCampers, sign up on our website to man the donation board over the next few weeks after Masses. This is our largest WorkCamp fundraiser, and EVERY camper is expected to participate! Parishioners are encouraged to support our WorkCamp mission by taking an envelope from the large board in the narthex and returning it with a donation of their choosing. 100% of the money collected goes towards lodging, meals, van rentals, tools, and building materials.


SPRING RETREAT

All high school teens are invited to retreat to the mountains at the NOVA 4-H Center in Front Royal, VA April 5-7th.  Jesus invites us to “Remain in Me”.  We’ll play, talk, pray, sing, worship, eat, laugh, and learn how we can be still, be nourished, and be fruitful disciples of Christ. Check out the FLYER and return PERMISSION FORM and payment ($110) to the Youth or Parish Office by March 25th.


CONFIRMATION RETREAT & DINNER

Spend time with the Confirmation Candidates at their retreat on Saturday, April 13th!
3-4:30pm – Share your personal Confirmation experience and how you live out the Faith in high school (4 teens)
5-6pm – Mass
6-7pm – Enjoy dinner with the candidates and invite them to be part of Youth Ministry in high school! (8-10 teens)

Your presence and encouragement are so influential to them! LET ME KNOW if you can make it!


SHELTER COOKING & SERVING
Monday, April 8th from 5:00-6:30pm– Meet in the kitchen to cook for the Loudoun County Homeless Shelter.  Let me know if you can make it!
Tuesday, April 9th from 5:15-7:00pm– Meet at the Loudoun County Homeless Shelter to serve dinner to the guests. A PERMISSION FORM is required.  Print from our website, and let me know if you can make it!


PARISH 5K & FUN RUN

All parishioners and friends are invited to our Parish 5K & Fun Run on April 14th at 2:15pm to support WorkCamp!  Help spread the word to our neighboring communities!  WorkCamp teens and adults, SIGN-UP TO VOLUNTEER HERE and help make this race a success!  REGISTER TO RUN OR WALK HERE!  Yes, you can volunteer AND still run the race!




MAY 4TH – BASH! (for middle schoolers)
MAY 5TH – PANCAKE BREAKFAST (for Workcamp Teens and ACLs)
jUNE 6TH – SENIOR BACCALAUREATE
JUNE 9TH –CAR WASH


I hope to see you at some of these great events! Let me know if you have any questions – Mrs. G


COMMUNICATION

WEBPAGE:  saintfrancisparish.org/teen-faith-youth-group/
REMIND:  Go to remind.com/join/a4d636 or text @a4d636 to 81010 for text reminders and event updates.
EMAIL [email protected] to receive weekly updates


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