Children

The Faith Formation Office for the Diocese of Owensboro provides helpful resources for the 78 parishes in our Diocese.

Please see resources below pertaining to the catechetical needs of children in the Diocese.


Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School takes place across the Diocese each summer. A schedule is listed below. This list is subject to change.


Holy Name of Jesus, Henderson 
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 4 – 7 | 8:30 am – noon
4 years old – 5th grade
Free
Rose Wheeler: 270- 826-2096
 
Paducah Faith Formation, Paducah
Splash Canyon by Liguori
June 4 – 8 | 9 am – 12:15 pm
Ages 4-12 ( Pre-K through 6th grade)
$20.00
Ging Smith: 270-443-0295

St. Leo, Murray
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 11-15 | 5:30 – 8 pm
Ages 4 and up
No cost
Josh Stewart: josh@stleoky.org
 
Holy Spirit, Bowling Green
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 11-15, 2018 | 9:00 am-12:00 pm 
Age 4 (as of January 1, 2018) through 5th grade 
$25.00/child (Discounted for multiple children in the same family)
Cheryl Powell: 270-842-7777, x102, cheryl@holyspiritcatholic.org

St. Stephen Cathedral, Owensboro
Holy Trinity & St. Patrick
June 18-22 | 9 am – 12 noon
4 years old and up
$10.00
Donna Murphy: 270-683-6525
 
St. Pius Tenth, Owensboro 
African Safari
June 18-22 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 noon (providing lunch at noon)
4 years old and up
Free
Jeannie Lewis: 270 – 314-7738
Matt Knight: 270 – 684-4745
 
Immaculate, Owensboro 
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 18-22 | 8:30 a.m. -noon
4 year old – 5th grade
$5.00
Diane Willis: 270-683-0689
 
St. Michael, Oak Grove
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 18-22 | 9:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.  
$20
Ann Carroll: 931-624-7204
 
St. Mary of the Woods, Whitesville 
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
June 25-29 | 8:15 am-12:00 (Horn Community Center)
4 year old – 5th grade
$5.00
Carrie Howard: 270-233-4196
 
Precious Blood, Owensboro
A Journey with Brother Francis
June 25-29 | 9 am – 12 noon
Pre-school – grade 6
$1.00 per day
Sr. Rosanne Spalding: 270-684-6888
 
Our Lady of Lourdes, Owensboro 
Shipwrecked “Rescued by Jesus”
July 9 – 12 | 6 pm – 8 pm
4 year old – 4th grade
Free
Jessy Bennett: 270-684-5369 
 
Blessed Mother, Owensboro
Sacraments
July 9-13 | 9 am – noon
4 year old – 5th grade
Free
Christina Barnard: 270-683-8444

St. Mary Magdalene, Sorgho
Bible Based (last part of Old Testament)
July 23- 26 | Evenings
Must be potty trained and able to be ok without parent or parent go with –  through 5th grade
Free (Donation if desired)
Crissy Stevenson: 270-771-4436

Holy Redeemer, Beaver Dam
Galactic Starveyors 
July 23-27 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Ages 4-12
No Charge
Gail Critchelow: 270-274-3414