YM Meetings

Youth Minister Meetings


The Youth Ministers of the Diocese of Duluth meet monthly, usually on the first Tuesday of the month.  The meetings are held at the Pastoral Center located at 2830 E. 4th Street Duluth across the street from the Cathedral (unless otherwise noted).

The meetings last from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  If you would like to socialize prior to the meeting, you are welcome to arrive starting at 9:30 AM for rolls, fruit, tea, and coffee.

Lunch is included and there is no cost for the day.

Please RSVP to Annette Merritt by the Thursday before each meeting if you would like to attend. Directors of Religious Education may also attend.

Youth Minister Meetings are complete for the 2018/2019 school year.

Youth Minister Meeting Schedule for the 2019/2020 school year:
  • Tuesday, September 3, 2019
  • Tuesday, October 1, 2019
  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019
  • Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • No meeting scheduled for January

  • February 3-6, 2019 - Youth Minister Retreat: A retreat for our diocesan Youth Ministers.  
    For information and to sign up, contact Heather Serena. 

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - Please note that this is the 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • Tuesday, March 3, 2020
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - online meeting through Office365 Teams.  Information will be sent to diocesan YMs and DREs.
  • Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - online meeting  
  • Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - online meeting at 11:00 am. E-mail Annette if you need the meeting link.

Non-Diocesan Formation

NET Ministries: The Gathering
For Youth Ministry & Faith Formation Leaders
Register at www.netusa.org/thegathering

Father Michael Schmitz
[email protected] 

Heather Serena
[email protected]

Annette Merritt
[email protected]

Diocese of Duluth
Youth/Young Adults
2830 E. 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55812
Fax: 218-724-1056


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