• SMYLE Youth Group

  • Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, May 20th & Sunday, May 21st after All Masses:
    12th Annual KRSIPY KREME Doughnut Sale
    This ever popular fundraiser is returning again to help support the youth of parish who will be attending this year’s SMYLE mission trip in July to Brooklyn, NY.
    Doughnuts will be sold for $8 a dozen or $1 a doughnut!
    Please stop by and support this great cause!

    SUNDAY JUNE 4TH
    Hike at Sleeping Giant State Park
    All High school Youth are invited to join us for a hike at beautiful Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden, CT. Silent prayer, meditation and sharing of nature. Plenty of refreshments and time for socializing will be provided as well. Come join us !!! More details to come.

    Contact Monica Piombino at 203 245.7301 ex 108 for more info.

  • Recent Activities and Projects:

  • This past Christmas season, the SMYLE Youth Group members participated in the Family to Family program with St. Francis & St. Rose School. Members gathered in the parish center to wrap the presents for their chosen families.

  • The annual Coat, Blanket, and Sock Drive was a great success! All the donations were distributed to Columbus House and New Reach shelters in New Haven, Little Miracles in our parish, and various groups working with the Veterans Administration in New Haven. THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR GENEROSITY.

  • Who Are We?

  • We are an energetic group of teens at St. Margaret Parish interested in getting together with other teens while engaging in service and learning more about our faith.

  • Who Can Be a Part of Our Ministry?

  • If you are in 9th-12th grade and a member of St. Margaret Church you are invited to become part of SMYLE.

  • What Do We Do?

  • Christian Service: Fundraising for Charities, i.e. Souper Bowl Sunday, soup kitchens and shelters, walks, rallies and mission trip. 
Serving and preparing meals for Columbus House in New Haven. 
Coat and blanket drive for Columbus House in late fall.
One week Young Neighbors in Action summer mission trip.
Interfaith activities with youth congregations from other faiths in Madison.
    Parish Activities: Bi-monthly meeting after the 10:30AM Mass in the Church Hall and 1 or 2 times a month on Sunday evening in the Parish Center

    Peer Ministry and Leadership: 
Skill training
Retreats/Community Building Events
2 Parish Council Youth Representative (High School Junior and Senior), 
Diocesan events, conferences and Leadership events
    Social Activities: Laser tag, bowling, movie nights, outdoor liturgies, picnics, theme parks and more.
Fundraising activities to raise money for the Youth Group- Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale.

  • Come Join Us!!!

  • SMYLE will teach you new ways to serve others, learn social and leadership skills, appreciate your family and friends, and, most importantly, teach you more about your self, your faith, and your relationship with God.
 Come and bring a friend to our next smyle meeting.
    Call Monica at 203-245-7301 ext. 108 for more information. We also need adult volunteers to take leadership roles in our planning team and for chaperoning events.

  • Mission Trip Summer 2016