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Families with Young Children

Families with Young Children

Join other families with young children for faith and fellowship. This is a great way to meet other parents to form friendships, prayer groups, or play groups.

Our Goals

  • To help parents grow in our Catholic Faith by providing opportunities for faith formation and worship in which children are welcome to attend along with their parents
  • To aid parents in teaching our children the Catholic Faith, including prayer and Catholic tradition, via events, crafts, and resources that are rooted in Catholic teaching, the liturgical seasons, and the lives of the saints
  • For parents to grow in fellowship and friendship with each other and, thus, strengthen our St. Maria Goretti Community.

Upcoming Events

Epiphany Party

Sunday, January 8, 2023
10 - 11 a.m.

All families with young children are invited to a party to celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany! Join us on Sunday, January 8, following the 9 a.m. Mass, in the South Carpet Area (back room) of the Parish Hall.

We will:
- Have a scavenger hunt to learn about the gifts the Wise Men brought to Jesus
- Make a craft
- Enjoy allergy-friendly snacks

Family Sunday Socials

First Sunday of the Month (April-October)
Following the 9 a.m. Mass

All families are invited to the school playground following the 9 a.m. Mass every first Sunday of the month (weather-permitting) to meet other families and let the kids play. Stay for as long or as short as you'd like.

Past Events

  • JPII in your PJs Party - October 22, 2022
  • Visit to Fr. Scott's Family Farm - October 15, 2022
  • Family Sunday Socials - April-October 2022
  • Visit to Fr. Scott's Family Farm - July 9, 2022
  • Lenten Event - April 9, 2022
  • Kick-Off Event - February 26, 2022


For more information, please email

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In gratitude for God’s generosity, we dedicate a sacrificial portion of our gifts of time, talent, and treasure to serve Christ and His Church by supporting the needs of our parish.