High School Programs

Petawa offers a number of programs for high school girls that promote service, friendships, leadership, and personal growth. ​

Living and Design 2024

A week-long summer program at Wyncliff Farm in Wisconsin for high schoolers. It offers in-depth projects each summer in culinary arts, interior design, fashion, home health and time for friendship, fun, and faith.

When: June 10-15, 2024

Where: Wyncliff Farm, WI

For more information about this event, please go to the Home Unlimited website.

Thursday Night Faith Fundamentals

Join us for an in-depth explanation of what it means to be Catholic. Topics include the Creed, the Ten Commandments, the Sacraments, and the Beatitudes- which enable Christians, with God's grace, to imitate Christ's life, make correct moral decisions, and spread the kingdom of God on earth.

When: every Thursday from 7-8pm. We'll start again in the New Year on Jan. 11th  PLEASE NOTE the time change for 2024!

Where: Petawa

For more information about this or any of the other HS programs, email us at: petawayouthprograms@gmail.com

Service Saturdays

Spend some time each month in service to others! In the past we have visited elders in nursing homes, provided food for the homeless at a soup kitchen, and made meals for those in need. 

When: 1st Saturday of the Month from 3-5pm


​This mini-retreat style afternoon includes:

  • a meditation, which is prayer time guided by a talk from the priest
  • questions to help you examine your conscience and reflect more deeply
  • the opportunity to go to confession or ask the priest for advice
  • silent personal prayer time

When: 3rd Saturday of the Month from 3-5pm

Where: Petawa

High School Retreats

A yearly retreat gives you the opportunity to reflect on your school work, family life, and relationships in the light of the basic truths of your faith.  Retreats include time for guided prayer with a priest, personal recollection, Holy Mass, and confessions.