Youth Activities for Grades 8-12

2018 Summer Opportunities for Youth

Events Around St. Michael

Drive-in Movies...

Drive in movies are back!  Movies are held in the church parking lot at dusk.  Come before it gets dark to test your skills on outdoor games such as nine square and corn hole.  Bring a lawn chair, snacks, and bug spray.  Movies will be shown, rain or shine!  If weather prevents outside viewing, movies will be shown in the Parish Life Center.

Friday, June 15 - The Greatest Showman

Friday, July 20 - Wonder

Bonfire Saturdays...

Join us for games and a bonfire on Saturday nights after Mass.  Bonfires will be on June 2, 9, 23; July 14 & 28; and August 11, 18, 25


Retreats and Missions

Homeland Mission Project is June 10-15, 2018 in IndianapolisThe Archdiocesan Homeland Mission Project is an opportunity for young people to spend a week in our very own community serving those in need. The fee is $195 per person (chaperones are free). Scholarships through the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and St. Michael are available for anyone in need. This mission is open to incoming high school freshmen through seniors.

The 2018 Steubenville Youth Conference is June 29 - July 1, 2018 in Steubenville, OH. This conference includes music, speakers about topics relevant to teens, reconciliation, Adoration, Mass and tons of fun! It is open to incoming freshmen through seniors. The fee is $150 per person and financial assistance is available through St. Michael for anyone in need.  The deadline for registration is Friday, April 27th.

One Bread, One Cup is July 6-10, 2018 at Saint Meinrad. One Bread, One Cup is a five-day liturgical leadership conference focusing on the Word, Sacrament, and Mission of the Roman Catholic Church for high school youth groups and their campus and youth ministers.  Incoming sophomores through seniors are eligible for this program. The fee is $350 per person and financial assistance is available through St. Michael, if needed.


Please contact Jonathan Higgins as soon as possible to register for any of these programs! Spots will go fast! Email at or call the parish office at 317-462-4240.



2018 Annual Youth Canoe Trip

The canoe trip takes place each year on Labor Day near Brookville, Indiana.  The day is spent at Morgan Outdoor Adventures and Fr. Jenkins graciously feeds everyone dinner at his cabin in the woods after their long day on the water.  This year's canoe trip will be on Monday, September 3rd.  Watch for more details and sign-up sheets!  

canoe trip photo