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Information: January 25th & 26th at Camp Canonicus, Exeter, RI.

Bus leaves at 4:30 pm Friday and Returns at 7pm on Saturday.

Talks led by: Deacon Greg Albanese of LaSalle Academy, Fr. Joe Pescatello, Adam Mercier, and Members of the Youth Apostle Ministry.

Total Cost of trip $75, Includes: Meals,Dorm Room, and Transportation

Information meeting on November 18th at 6pm


Contact Veronica Plante to Register at (401)-602-8199

Our Events!



St. John Vianney - Youth Apostle Ministry Calendar 2018

Contact: Veronica Plante (401) 602-8199



Gardening Afternoon

Sun. Sept. 16th

1-3 pm outside the church

Help us keep the church grounds beautiful! Great service opportunity!

(Grades 7-12 welcome)


Small Group Study: What is My Purpose?

5th, 19th, 26th

7-8:30 pm in the Admin Building

Snacks always served. (Grades 10-12 welcome)



Teen Lector & Eucharistic Minister Training

Wed. Oct. 3rd

6:15-7 pm in the Church

(Eucharistic Ministers must be confirmed, Lectors should be in 9th grade or older)


Small Group Study: The Dark Angels

Wed. Oct. 3rd

7-8:30 pm in the Admin Building

Snacks always served. (Grades 10-12 welcome)


Parish Fall Festival

Sat. Oct. 13th

10 am - 7 pm

Festival is a Parish-wide event for ALL Ages.

Teens (Grades 7-12) are needed to help run outdoor games and activities for the day.

Contact me if you want to sign up for an hour or two. Easy and fun service opportunity!


Glorify Night

Sun. Oct. 14th

7-9 pm

Awesome night of Music, a Presentation, Adoration and Refreshments!

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Woonsocket

Carpool is available from the SJV parking lot at 6:30 pm, returning at 9:15 pm.

Contact Veronica to sign up.

(Grades 7-12 welcome)


Teen Mass at Bryant University

Sun. Oct. 21st

6:15-9 pm

Fr. Joe will be celebrating Mass at the Bryant University Interfaith Center.

Students in Grades 11 and 12 are welcome to come with the 10th Grade Confirmation Class to

celebrate Mass and meet with students of the university afterwards.

Refreshments will be served.

Buses will leave SJV at 6:15 pm and return at 9 pm.


Trunk or Treat Event

Sun. Oct. 28th

Time TBA

Decorate the trunk of your car for Parish children to Trick or Treat from car to car. The Youth

Apostle Ministry is designing a Pirate-themed trunk using Mrs. Plante’s mini-van. Bring your

piratey ideas to help us build it for the event that night or Build your Own with Your Family!

(Grades 7-12 welcome for the build, All ages welcome to the event.)


Halloween Presentation & Party

Tuesday October 30th

7-8:30 pm in the Church Hall

Help give the 7th Grade Faith Formation classes a fun night while learning about All Hallow’s

Eve, All Saints Day and All Souls Day.

(Grades 10-12 are welcome to lead the night)



Tony Melendez Concert

Thurs. Nov. 8th

6:15-9 pm

Internationally known recording artist shares a message of hope, encouragement & faith.

Join the 9th Grade Confirmation Class to this event at Holy Apostles in Cranston.

Bus leaves from SJV at 6:15, returns at 9 pm.

(Grades 7-12 welcome)


Midwinter Youth Retreat &

Steubenville Youth Conference Info Meeting

Sun. Nov. 18th

6-7 pm in the Church

*Fr. Joe & Deacon Greg Albanese are offering a Midwinter Youth Retreat for Grades 10-12 from

January 25-26, 2019 at Camp Canonicus in Exeter, RI. This opportunity will focus on your relationship with Christ and getting to know other like-minded youth in our community at SJV. *The Steubenville East Conference is a huge gathering of 3,000 Catholic youth from July 12-14, 2019. The music, presenters, prayer time and overall experience is incredible and life-changing

(Grades 8-12 welcome). *Come to the meeting to learn more about these events, fundraising opportunities and how to



Small Group Study: Miracles

Sun. Nov. 18th & 25th

7-8:30 pm in the Admin Building

Snacks always served.

(Grades 10-12 welcome)



LaSalette Shrine Night

Sun. Dec. 2nd

Carpool from SJV at 5:45, return at 8:30 pm. Contact Veronica to sign up.

See the Christmas display of lights!

(Grades 7-12 welcome)


Small Group Study: Advent

Sun. Dec. 9th

7-8:30 pm in the Admin Building

Snacks always served. (Grades 10-12 welcome)


Parents Night Out Fundraiser

Friday, Dec. 14th

5:00-8:30 pm in the Church Hall

This teen-run evening is geared towards children ages 5-10, so parents can shop for Christmas.

Parents drop off their kids for a fun evening of activities, songs, treats and a movie!

Special discount for kids who participated in Bible Camp.

"Parents Night Out" Permission Slip

(Grades 7-12 needed to run the night)



Midwinter Youth Retreat

Jan. 25-26th

Camp Canonicus, Exeter, RI

(Grades 10-12 Welcome)



Saint John the Baptist Mary Vianney

3609 Diamond Hill Road

Cumberland, Rhode Island 02864

(401) 333-6060