We are looking forward to some fun summer events!! We hope to see you there!!


Each year the Diocese of Greensburg accepts nominations for Parish Youth Honor Recipients. This

award honors youth whose Catholic faith has been lived in their personal life, in their relationships, and

in their service to the parish, the community, and the Diocese. We enthusiastically announce that

Darcy Bowman, a recent graduate of Kiski Area High School, is this year’s well-deserved Parish Youth

Honor recipient. She demonstrates that she is living a strong Catholic life, a life marked by an active

faith, moral integrity, leadership, and service. Be sure to congratulate Darcy!

July calendar for those who are entering 6 th -12 th grades in the fall and recent grads:

Operation Fresh Express at St. Gertrude’s (July 2 nd from 2:50-5:00 PM)

Youth Mass and (*AMP) at St. James at 5:00 PM (July 22 nd )—Family Event; all are welcome

Paddington 2 Movie at Cinemark 18 at the Pittsburgh Mills/Ice cream (July 25 th from 9:00-1:30 PM)

St. Gertrude’s/Christ the King Parish Picnic (for parishioners) (July 29 th )--Family Event

Save the date for a service opportunity! We are looking for volunteers to help with the Fresh Express

(food distribution for the poor) at St. Gertrude’s parking lot Monday, July 2 nd from 2:50-5:00 PM.

Please sign up by calling the Youth Ministry Office by this Sunday, June 24 th . Help those in need!

Youth entering 6 th -12 th grades in the fall and recent grads: We are going to see Paddington 2 at the

Cinemark at the Pittsburgh Mills and Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, July 25 th . $2 covers your movie

and ice cream. You may want to bring extra money if you want to buy movie concessions. Meet at

Christ the King Hall at 9:00 AM and will return to Christ the King around 1:30 PM. Bring a friend!

Permission slips (if you haven’t completed them) and $2 are due to the Youth Ministry Office no later

than Tuesday, July 10 th . Chaperones/drivers with clearances are needed.

Open to those entering 6th-12th grades: Please join us for the Wave Pool at Boyce Park on Thursday,

August 2 nd . Meet at St. James at 12:15 PM and we will return to St. James around 6:30 PM or 7:00 PM.

Only $5. A pizza dinner is included. Money and permission slips are due by Thursday, July 26 th . Bring a