10/13/15 Christian Formation Minutes
Christian Formation Meeting Minutes
October 13, 2015
Jan Sullivan, Chair
S.M. Gemma Therese, Director of Religious Education
Lori VanBuren, Liaison to Pastoral Council
Michelle Kast, Secretary
Absent: Doyle Pokorny
Opening Prayer: Jan
Minute Approval: The September 15, 2015 minutes were approved with no changes noted.
St. John Bosco Youth Day – Held October 3rd. Good event, nice weather.
Food Drive – Going well so far. Over 130 items collected in the first week. Goes through this week, then items will be taken to the Food Pantry. The KC’s are also starting a food drive.
Server Training – Two people will be trained tomorrow. Forms were given to 4th and 5th graders.
Bowling / Rollerskating Event – They are no longer offering rollerskating at the Alto Community Center. A bowling event will be held on Saturday, November 14 from 2pm to approx. 3:30. Fee is either $4/per/game or $18/hour/lane (approx. 4-5 kids per lane, about 2 games each). Sign up by Friday, November 6th. Info will be included in Sister’s letter. A donation jar will be set out.
Christmas Program (Wednesday, December 16 at 6:30pm) – Practice starts tomorrow after religious ed.
Christmas Parade (Tuesday, December 1) – no updates
Religious Ed Director Report – See report dated 10/13/15. Some of the items covered include: Enrollment, Special Ed, Teacher In-Service, Food Drive, and Server Training.
Safe Environment was discussed.
Committee Members – Alyssa VanBuren will join the committee next month.
Teen Fun Night – Will be discussed after bowling event.
Next Committee Meeting: 6:30pm, Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Agenda Items: Bowling Event, Food Drive, Server Training, Christmas Program, Christmas Parade, Teen Fun Night
Submitted by Michelle Kast