Youth Ministry Gatherings

Join Catholic youth and youth ministry leaders at events to pray together, network, and to encourage young people to share their gifts within your community.

Life Teen Events and Trainings

View the Life Teen webpage on the AMS website to learn about events, conferences, camps, and more for adult leaders, for high school youth, and for middle school youth too.

Catholic Youth Ministry Convention

Life Teen Catholic Youth Ministry Convention – June 12-15, 2022 in Scottsdale, Arizona Gathered and Digital ticket options

National Catholic Committee on Scouting

Scouting in the Catholic Church 2022

Scouting in the Catholic Church – July 17-23, 2022 at the Philmont Training Center near Cimarron, New Mexico.

Learn how Scouting can be an integral part of Catholic youth ministry.

Saint George Trek 2022

The Saint George Trek – July 6-21, 2022, Philmont Scout Ranch – is The National Catholic Committee on Scouting’s® high adventure Catholic leadership program for older Catholic Boy Scouts and Venture Crew members. The program brings Catholic high school youth from around the country together with selected priests, religious and seminarians for eleven days of backpacking in the context of a vocation retreat. Only two applicants per diocese are permitted. View the link above for more information and an application.

World Meeting of Families 2022

On  June 22-26, 2022, the World Meeting of Families will be held in Rome, Italy, with the theme “Family love: a vocation and a path to holiness.”

Steubenville Youth Conferences 2022

Various locations throughout June and July

Theme: Fearless, Jn 16:33

National Catholic Youth Conference 2022

November 10-12, 2022, NCYC in Long Beach, California

Theme: Walking on Water

World Youth Day 2023

August 1-6, 2023, Resources to plan ahead for WYD in Lisbon, Portugal

Theme: Mary arose and went with haste (Lk 1:39)