PREP Starts Mid-September

Reminder to Parents: PREP REGISTRATION packages are available at the back of the church this weekend onwards. Registration starts on Tuesday, September 9th at 6 pm in the hall. Classes begin Tuesday, September 16th 2014. We look forward to helping you and your children understand our Roman Catholic Faith in a fun environment. If you have any questions at all, please contact Ms. Robin at the Parish Office.

Grade 7 Confirmation on June 7

OF CONFIRMATION—Please keep the Grade 7 PREP students and their families in your prayers as they receive the Sacrament of Confirmation on Saturday, June 7th at 4:30 pm Mass. Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB will be here to celebrate the Mass with Father Landry. All are welcome.


STA Open House

Did You Know? St. Thomas Aquinas Regional High School is your local Catholic high school serving the Catholic parishes of the North Shore. Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated on February 2-8 this year. The STA community invites all parishioners to our Open House on Thursday, February 6 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The placement exam for current grade 7 students who are entering grade 8 in September 2014 will take place on Tuesday, February 25, from 8:30 am to 12 noon. For more information about your local Catholic high school, please visit the school website at: or phone (604)987-4431.

Youth Ministry declares Jello Wars

ST. STEPHEN’S YOUTH MINISTRY will be holding the “Jello Wars” as the final event before summer break. It will be held on May 31st, 2013 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm in the grounds behind the parish hall. All youth in the parish in grades 5-7 are welcome to attend, and may bring their friends if desired. Please bring a towel and a change of clothes with you, as we will be hosing you off afterwards. We would appreciate any donations of jello for the event; if you would like to contribute prepared jello, drop it off with your child when they arrive at the event. Lastly, please RSVP as soon as possible, or address any questions/concerns to Tyrone at (especially if you are bringing friends). We look forward to seeing you there!

Youth Ministry News of the Week

The St. Stephen’s Youth Group welcomes you and invites you to attend our first event of the year, the (in)famous CANDY CASINO! Young people in grades 5-7 are invited to attend a night of fun and card games, compet-ing for a great prize: CANDY! The Candy Casino will take place on September 28th from 7:30 – 9:00 pm at the St. Stephen’s Church Hall. If you are attending, please bring a toonie, and you are welcome to bring your friends. To RSVP or if you have any questions, please contact Tyrone at Help us make this event a success and we look forward to seeing you there!

The St. Stephen’s Youth Group would like to invite all young people of the parish and their families and friends to attend the “Youth Ministry” themed Mass on Sunday, September 30th at the regular 6:30 pm Mass time. Join the Youth Leaders and your friends in worship at Sunday mass in a lively and youthful celebration. You are also welcome to attend a small and brief social gathering after Mass. There will be food, music, and games to be enjoyed by all. If you have any questions, please contact Tyrone at

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PREP Registration!

Prep Registration Packages are still available at the back of the Church. Registration for 2011-2012 will take place on Tuesday, September 6th at 6:30pm in the Parish Hall. Please have all forms completed. Classes start on Tuesday, September 13th, 2011. See you there!

PREP Registration and Liturgy of the Word for Kids

PREP REGISTRATION—packages are available at the back of the church. Registration for 2011-2012 will take place on Tuesday, September 6th at 6:30 pm in the parish hall. Please have all forms completed. Classes resume on Tuesday, September 13th 2011.

LITURGY OF THE WORD PROGRAM—FOR KIDS BETWEEN THE AGES OF 3-5 YEARS. Please call Roma Krusch to register your child at 604-988-9289. We will resume on Sunday, September 25th at 10:30 am Mass.