Our mission: “To develop disciples who are authentically walking with Christ within the context of the Catholic Faith Community and to empower them to be witnesses of His love to the rest of the world.”

Youth Group: Youth Group will not meet on Sunday, Nov. 17th because of Confirmation class from 6-8 p.m.

Need service hours?
Serve supper at The Banquet West: Our Youth Group has purchased the evening meal to be served to The Banquet West guests on Tuesday, Nov. 19th. We’re in need of students and parents to help with set-up, serving, and clean-up for this event. Visit to sign up for one or more of the volunteer shifts. “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”


· Friday, January 10th–RESTART w/Fr. Larry Richards and SONAR Praise & Worship at O’GHS

· Friday-Sunday, July 24th – 26th—Steubenville North in St. Paul, MN

Youth Group Parent Volunteer Meeting will be Tuesday, Nov. 12th at 7:15 p.m. in the Youth Room. We’re looking to plan the rest of 2019.

The next Youth Council Meeting will be Sunday, Nov. 24th. Please mark your calendars. 

Calling all bakers for our Youth Group Bake Sale: The Youth Group is seeking your assistance to help bake a variety of cookies, bars, and treats to create beautiful, generous Christmas trays of delicious holiday flavors. We are seeking baked items made with love, perhaps from your own family traditions, which can easily be packed without having to modify size or proportions. Please use colors to emphasize the Christmas theme. All baked goodies should be delivered to the Parish Office or Youth Room by 10 a.m. on Sat., December 7th. The Bake Sale will take place after all Masses on December 7th and 8th. Questions? Please contact Curt Lauret at Thank you in advance for your time, talent, and especially the yummy goodies!

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SEARCH Retreats: In Sioux Falls, SEARCH retreats are held at Holy Spirit Parish. The weekend begins at 8 p.m. on Friday evening and ends at 5 p.m. on Sunday evening. Registration opens two months prior to the retreat. For more information, please call 371-1478 or send an e-mail to 
Upcoming dates: March 6th-8th and July 31st-Aug. 2nd; Please visit to register.

Tickets for 1/10/2020 event are on sale NOW! Tickets are available for purchase through Curt Lauret by contacting him at with your first and last name and how many tickets you want to purchase. Cost per ticket is $20. Checks should be made payable to St. Katharine Drexel Parish with RESTART in the memo section. Once you are notified, your tickets will be available for pick up in the Parish Office or directly from Curt Lauret during regular SNYG.