Youth Group Meets at 7:30 on Friday Nights.
Contact Steven Eriquez for more information – 917-836-4985.
Are you in Middle School or High School and interested in joining our OLG Youth Group? Would you like to audition for our Youth Choir? If you answer “yes” to either of these questions, please call or text Steven Eriquez (Director of Youth Ministries) at 917-836-4985.
On Friday, June 17th, Our Lady of Grace Youth Group welcomed Mrs. Josephine Russo, a religion teacher at The Mary Louis Academy for their end-of-year talk and presentation. Her theme was “Shields.”...Read More »
The Youth Choir wrapped up the school year with a couple of special events.
Following Mass, family, friends and parishioners were invited to the gym for a mini-concert of a half-dozen Pop and Broadway tunes with the finale being “Let it Go” as they were then headed to see “Frozen” on...Read More »
These photos were taken during the Youth Group’s program on June 14th. Fr. Joe Fonti was the guest speaker and the theme was High Hopes. He reminded us to always have hope no matter what challenges may arise. The Bible verse chosen was: “God wants all of us to be...Read More »
Our Lady of Grace Youth Group offered condolences to the New York City Police Department as they mourn the passing of Detective Brian Simonsen who was assigned to the nearby 102nd Precinct and where the uncle of one of our Youth Group members is also assigned. The Youth Group has...Read More »
Our Lady of Grace Youth Choir was given the opportunity to sing the National Anthem on Presidents’ Day at Barclays Arena. A Youth Group dad, Gregg Cohen, works in the Long Island University Athletics Department and made the arrangements for them to sing at the Women’s Basketball game (LIU vs...Read More »
Congratulations to Our Lady of Grace Youth Choir on their performance at Radio City Music Hall!Read More »
Our Lady of Grace Choir Performs at Radio City Music Hall – November 24, 2018
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Our Lady of Grace Youth Group (OLG) in Howard Beach wrapped up its second year with a special presentation.
The theme was “You are Worthy” based upon Chapter 5 in the Book of Revelations. Giving the main talk was Youth Minister Sister Heidi...Read More »
On April 21, 2018 the OLG Youth Group joined more than 2,000 other youth from Brooklyn and Queens at Brooklyn Catholic Youth Day held at St. John’s University. The day included presentations, activities, opportunities for prayer and attending Mass together.
On February 17, 2018, the OLG Youth Choir was given the honor of singing at the Diocesan RCIC (Rite of Christian Initiation for Children) service at the St. James Cathedral-Basilica and got the chance to meet Bishop Octavios Cisnernos. Click here to see pictures.
The OLG Youth Group collected new batteries for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. They wrote words of encouragement on each packet of batteries. This is...Read More »
The OLG Youth Choir participated in the 9/11 Candlelight Memorial Ceremony at the Howard Beach Firehouse on Monday, September 11, 2017. They are shown here with Fr. Marc Swartvagher (Pastor), Steven Eriquez (Youth Choir Director, standing behind Fr. Marc) and Anthony...Read More »
The Youth Ministry Program of Our Lady of Grace Parish, Howard Beach, NY visited the Queen of Peace Residence, Queens Village, NY on Sunday, July 30th and entertained the residents with a show including sacred and secular hymns by the OLG Youth Choir, and a dance routine by members of the Competition Team at Fazio...Read More »
OLG and St. Helens Youth Choirs Sing at the Howard Beach Celebration of Christian Unity-January 19, 2017Read More »
Haloween Party – October 28, 2016
Diocesan Youth Concert at Resurrection-Ascension – November 15, 2016
West Hamilton Beach Fire Department Tree Lighting – December 3, 2016
Wishing Deacon Prezemek...Read More »
Singin’ in the Summer Concert – July 26, 2014
Diocesan Youth Concert, Good Shepherd Church Marine Park, Brooklyn – November 16, 2014Read More »