Youth News


Youth Events are for any youth who want to attend, as long as specified age for event is met....there is no membership required!!
Use the chapel entrance in Ministry Building to get to Youth Room.
All meetings in Youth Room unless otherwise noted.

Parents, if you are not receiving emails and reminders regarding youth events, and would like to, please email Sally Herceg with your name, address and grades of your children at sherceg@syrdio.org
Use "Remind" to be updated about youth events and activities.
To receive messages via text, text in messages@youthform and send to 80010.  

College Students! We keep you in our prayers. Please remember to let us know how you are doing. Keep connected with your faith. It's also a great way to meet people. Look into your campus faith life if you haven't already!
Young Adults: for upcoming events, visit the Syracuse Diocese Young Adult Ministry web page.



Bronx Zoo Trip
Saturday, June 17th
Join Deacon Dale and Our Lady of Sorrows for a trip to the Bronx Zoo
Open to all families; children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent. Tickets are $55 per person and include pass to the zoo and bus. 
Contact Sally at the parish office to register at 748-0442. Deadline May 17th. 


Middle School Pilgrimage
Saturday, August 5th
Join us on this special one-day summer trip for youth in grades 6-8. 
We will visit Niagara Falls, ride the Maid of the Mist or see the Cave of the Winds, visit the Fatima Shrine for Mass and a Marian procession, and end the day with pizza and games at Lasertron!
Registration is open now. Cost is $50 per participant and includes transportation either to Cave of the Winds or Maid of the Mist, a t-shirt, and all you can eat pizza and wings! 
Group registration only. Contact sherceg@syrdio.org or call the parish office at 748-0442, M-F, 9am-4pm.
Registration and payment due no later than July 18th.


Children's Liturgy
Children's Liturgy during the 10:30 am Mass is seeking adults and teens to work with the youngsters. If you are interested, feel free to join us. Our goal is to put a monthly schedule together to have proper coverage for this ministry. Contact Sally Herceg at sherceg@syrdio.org or 748-0442.


Middle and High School Students:
Interested in Diving into Sacred Scriptures? 
Any middle or high school students interested, please contact Sally Herceg at sherceg@syrdio.org or at the parish office at 748-0442 (M-F, 9am-4pm).



For information or to sign up for above events, contact Sally at 748-0442 or sherceg@syrdio.org


St. Joseph's Church NOW has an account at Roma's Distributing, Nanticoke Ave, Endicott.  Drop off your bottles and cans and mention St. Joseph's/Sally Herceg as the account, we'll earn the $$$$!