Youth Group

Welcome to SJV Youth.

In order to work or volunteer  with Youth at St. John Vianney Parish all adults must complete a criminal background check to download background check form click HERE. After completing the forms, turn them into the parish office.


Middle and Senior High Youth group meetings continue until May.   email jkline@sjvkirkland for a meeting schedule.  All are welcome.

In June – August  we will  embark on our missions of love and compassion to Mexico, Skagit Valley, and Ghana, West Africa.

Confirmation for 2015 begins with the first youth group meeting in October.  Candidates attend all senior high youth group meetings plus a once a month Confirmation meeting.  The sacrament will be celebrated in May.   A special word of thanks to our steadfast weekly catechists.  It cannot be effectively done without you!

Joe Byrne, Mary & Ken Goodwin, Greg Leptich form the adult chaperones on the High School Esperanza trek team.  They were invited to the task by the elected youth leadership.  Caitllin Terashima has been added to our team!

Our weekly middle school meetings and movie nights are led by  Joe Byrne,  Tim Marchello,  Kathleen McGuinness, Bill Thomas with ocassional help from other parents.

Confirmation team is Joe Byrne, Tom Dukart,  Marla & John Gallagher, Asia & Adam Kieffer Greg Leptich, Donna Matz, & Emily Sandbo.     Faith is best taught by models of deeply held, joyful faith.  That is the gift SHARED by  these wonderful people.

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Youth Migrant Project needs YOU!  August 3  to 9  we will serve the Migrant population of St Charles and the Skagit Valley for a week. This mission outreach is awesome in faith and cultural learning.  It is open to 7-12 graders.  Applications will be out in April.

For Mission Trek Esperanza information please see outreach page.

For Medical Teams International see outreach page.

For Esperanza adult trek see outreach page.