Religious Education, St. Charles and St. Joseph-St. Mary


Religious Education & Formation for Children ages 1-3, Preschool and Kindergarten:      A nursery for children ages 1-3, preschool for children ages 4-5 and Kindergarten is held on Sunday mornings during the 9:00 am mass at St. Charles Borromeo.  These take place in McKinney Hall on the lower level of the church building. Prayer, story time and appropriate activities are offered during this time. The preschool and kindergarten programs use a lectionary based program from Pflaum publishers that focus on the readings for that week.

Religious Education & Formation for Children in First through Seventh Grade:

St. Charles Borromeo Program:                                                                                                        Classes for 1st grade – 6th grade are held on Tuesday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm from September through April. Classes are held in St. Charles Borromeo School and McKinney Hall.

St. Joseph-St. Mary Program:                                                                                                              Students in preschool through eigth grade meet Sunday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm in the gym and class is held at St. Joseph.

Youth Ministry Program (YM3):                                                                                          

Eighth graders and high school students are encouraged to join. The group gathers twice a month for various activities.  Each year, YM3  hosts outreach and focus events while also attending retreats and the conference in Steubenville. More information can be found on their Facebook or by contacting the youth minister.


*Any child 7 years and older that has not been baptized and  would like to receive Sacraments should contact Tessa Hoffman to arrange for RCIA classes. Tessa Hoffman can be reached at 754-4194 ext. 130.