Youth Ministry

OLW Youth Ministry: Register NOW for Kairos 9!

Posted on June 8, 2021
High School Juniors and Seniors are cordially invited to register and participate in Kairos 9, a 3-day, day retreat to be held at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Streamwood, from Friday July 23 through Sunday, July 25. The [read more...]

Time to Return to Mass?

Posted on May 18, 2021
For more than a year, many Waysiders have sheltered in place as a mandated pandemic-avoidance strategy. Archdiocese dispensation allows us to attend mass, virtually, through a myriad of live-streaming and on-demand options. Some attend virtual mass at Our Lady of [read more...]

Youth Ministry Update: Camp Hope Cancelled

Posted on April 20, 2021
Dear Middle School Families, As you know from the promotional content we have been sending out, the Youth Ministers of St. Gall, Our Lady of the Wayside, St. Mary Sycamore, and St. Catherine of Siena have been planning a new [read more...]

More Info on Camp HOPE 2021!

Posted on March 30, 2021
UPDATE: CAMP HOPE CANCELLED – See: https://olwparish.org/2021/04/20/youth-ministry-update-camp-hope-cancelled   Camp HOPE 2021 (which replaces Camp WOW this year) will take place on June 9th, 10th, and 11th — from 8:30 am to 9:30 pm each day.  It promises to be great [read more...]