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Unity Registration!

CIX! Just a reminder that the early-bird registration deadline for Unity 2012 is this Thursday, May 31! You save $25 by registering before this date, so get your stuff mailed out ASAP! If you’re sending out your stuff this week, I would also email the Unity team or comment on their website to let them …

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On Friday, June 8th, the leader of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, His Beatitude Patriarch Svaitoslav Shevchuk, will be visiting with the youth for ONE EVENING ONLY! All youth aged 13-35 inclusive is invited to partake in a Q and A evening with the Patriarch at St. Josaphat’s Cathedral in Edmonton to learn about his journey, …

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Update On Various UCY Events

Feeding the Hungry Valentine’s Day weekend brought joy to many people’s faces around the inner city of Edmonton. This year, at this annual event, UCY made 250 lunch bags which were then distributed to the less fortunate living in our city. This is always such a great event for our youth to take part in …

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Alberta and Saskatoon Goes to Unity 2012!

Calling all Ukrainian Catholic Young Adults aged 18-35 from Alberta and Saskatchewan! Unity 2012 is coming up this August 16-19 and we are planning to take a bus down to Pinawa, MB for this extraordinary event! This is what the bus schedule looks likes thus far: Wednesday, August 15: 4:00pm: Bus will leave Calgary 7:00pm: …

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2012 Teen Lenten Retreat

Come join your UCY executive at Camp Oselia on March 23- 25th for their annual Teen Lenten Retreat! This is a great opportunity for you to challenge yourself spiritually, learn more about your UCY group and spend time with old and new friends. The registration form is below, print some off and share them with …

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“Spring Thing” Youth Retreat in Saskatoon

If any of you are interested in attending a youth retreat this spring and you happen to be in Saskatchewan? …consider Saskatoon’s UCYC’s “Spring Thing”.  It will take place in Saskatoon on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 7:00pm till Sunday… afternoon. This is a “save the date” invitation! More information to follow. For right now, here’s …

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“Get Real” – St. Stephen’s Winter Youth Retreat 2012

The youth group of St. Stephen’s parish in Calgary is hosting another winter retreat… and it will happen on February 15 till 17.   Get Real Registration Form 2012 PDF You can join us if you are in grade 7 to 12, and you want to have a profound spiritual and social experience.

Schools come for a Liturgy and to bless water at HSP

Every January over 1200 school children from the 4 Catholic Elementary schools come to Holy Spirit Parish to bless water, to celebrate the Divine Liturgy and to grow closer to God.  During the homily Fr. Bo and his trusty side-kick Marilyn (the Catechetical Puppet), explained the theology of “blessing stuff”.  Here is a picture of …

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We want to see your parish’s Youth Websites

Does your parish youth group have a website, face-book account or some other online presence?  If so we want to know about it! Here are a couple youth websites that we’d like to show you. St. Stephen’s Parish in Calgary:  Ukrainian Catholic Youth Past and Present-Edmonton Eparchy Programs Page including “Kid’s Club” of Holy Spirit …

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Kids Have Fun at Parish Programs

Most parishes have programs where they teach, play with and pray with their kids.  Part of the mission of the Youth Ministry Office is to support parishes in our Eparchy in this type of ministry.  If you would like help setting up events in your parish, or if you would like to know what is …

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