Our Middle School program is open to all those who will be in 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade during the 2018/19 school year.  We have a lot of opportunities for Middle School teens, friends and families during both the school year and the summer. Take a look at the Youth Ministry Calendar for events.

Mike Zak, Director of Youth Ministry

Office Phone (630) 338-8050, E-Mail – youthministry@stpatrickparish.org

Office Fax (630) 338-8008


Transformers Tri Color

See You Every Tuesday During the school year! See the Youth Ministry Calendar on the main page for all dates.

TRANSFORMATION TUESDAY Morning Edition For 5th THRU 8th Grades: Meet at 7:00 am Mass in the Crane Road Chapel & Adoration, Followed by Food, Fellowship & Fun!
Join Mr. Zak & Priests & Seminarian for Breakfast!  Donuts, Juice, etc. Parents are Welcome To Help.     

Continues every Tuesday school is in session* with Donuts and juice as well as various Traditional Breakfasts planned by Mr. Zak. Parent Help Appreciated! (*except when there is a school Mass on Tuesday)

 Whether you attend St. Pat’s grade school, area public Middle Schools or are Home Schooled, you are invited!  Come for Mass and then stay as long as you are able for a light breakfast as we look at Scripture and the Saints in a new and exciting way!  We will dismiss everyone not later than 8:15 but if you have to leave early to get to school that’s ok. Stay for as long as you are able.  This will take place in DEMPSEY HALL at the Crane Road Church after Mass in the chapel.


In the Afternoon…Transformers Tailgate Tuesdays For 6, 7 & 8TH: Sept. 11, 18, 25  from 3:30 to 5:30 pm 

Join us on Tuesday afternoons in September as we explore Faith & Tailgate Food Favorites & Faith & Fun!

With Parent’s permission the public school kids can walk over to St. Pat’s Downtown Rempe Building at the corner of 5th & Cedar (parents can pick them up at the end or come a bit early to see what we are all about) St. Pat’s kids can take the shuttle bus over or parents can drop them off….Open to All Middle School Teens in the Parish and their friends. We meet DOWNTOWN in the CATACOMBS: Rempe Building & Outside on nice days

Did you know that since TRANSFORMATION TUESDAY began in 2014, three other parishes have incorporated versions of it into their Youth Ministry programs. Don’t miss out on the fastest growing program in Youth Ministry!  



Keep up to date with what is taking place with St. Pat’s ‘ROCKED BY GOD’ Youth Ministry.  Check out our Rocked by God Facebook Page