Youth Ministry

St. Wenceslaus offers youth activities for three age groups: K-5th grade, 6th-8th grade, and high school.  No registration is necessary--you're welcome to join us at any time!

Also, be sure to mark your calendars for our upcoming summer youth events: Totus Tuus (June 25-30) and Vacation Bible School (July 31-August 4).  Learn more by clicking here!

If you have any questions or would like to subscribe to monthly email updates on youth activities, please contact our youth minister, Ellen Poliskey, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at (319) 337-4957.


Summer Youth Meetings Schedule

K-5th Grade

K-5th grade activities will be held in the conference room on Sundays after the 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Masses.  We will learn about Sunday's Gospel as well as have activities related to an exciting aspect of our Catholic Faith.  Some past topics include the catacombs, Divine Mercy, St. John Bosco, transubstantiation, and the Shroud of Turin.

Middle School (6th-8th grade)

During the summer, middle school youth will meet weekly on Wednesday evenings.  After a holy hour at 6:30 p.m., we will meet in the parish hall from 7:30-8:30 p.m.

High School

Parishioner Joe Cain will lead a weekly prayer group for high school youth on Wednesday evenings.  As with middle school youth, we begin with holy hour at 6:30 p.m. and then meet from 7:30-8:30 p.m.


Monthly Newsletter

For more information and for cool Catholic facts, check out our latest monthly newsletters below!


pdf Youth News April 2017 (485 KB)

pdf Youth News March 2017 (503 KB)

pdf Youth News February 2017 (385 KB)

pdf Youth News January 2017 (395 KB)