Religious Education K- 12


Totus Tuus (a Vacation Bible School/Camp) to be held here at St. Mary’s July 22-27. K-6th grade will met from 9am-3pm each day and 7-12th grade will meet from 7-9:15pm (JH/HS times may be adjusted). This years theme is the Apostles Creed and the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary.  Check out our website for a short video clip about this fun event and for registration information.

We will need help with the K-6 day sessions.  We will need snack people, group guides, check in and check out people, and a few other misc jobs.  Junior High, High School, College and Adults are encouraged to help with snacks and be small group leaders. Check out the Sign Up Genius link located on our website.


CYC (Catholic Youth Camp) from the Des Moines Diocese: Catholic Youth Camp is a sleep away     summer camp for students entering 3rd grade through high school graduation.  CYC is located just outside Panora IA – about an hour from Des Moines.  Check out their website at  for more  information. There is a poster and more information located on a bulletin board in the Parish Banquet Hall and recent campers Lexi Gallagher, Della Pease  and the Hart family would be willing to share their excitement about their experience.


NEW this year… CIA (Catholics  In Action) for 7-9th grade students! We have registered a small team from St. Mary’s, please keep this retreat in your prayers as the leaders work on putting it together may those who serve and those we serve be enriched by this experience.


CIA Family Style  will also be based out of St. Mary’s in Solon and those dates are now set for July 26-29th.  Still not to late to register for this experience, check our website out for more information.