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Don Bosco Gala & Training

  • Saint Patrick High School 2525 Alta Vista Dr Ottawa, ON, K1V 7T3 Canada (map)
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Come celebrate youth ministry in the Archdiocese of Ottawa! 

Join us at St. Patrick's high school for a memorable evening with friends. Take part in the optional dinner or come at 7 for the Gala. Hear our keynote talk about the Heart of Youth Ministry. Applaud the outstanding volunteers who live it out as they receive their awards. Then stay to snack and dance the night away!

As this is the 10th Anniversary Gala, we are bringing in Bob Rice from Steubenville, Ohio. Bob is an internationally known speaker, acclaimed musician, and innovative writer. He has a PhD in Theology from Liverpool Hope University where he researched Catholic youth and evangelization. You don't want to miss this!

Everyone is welcome.
Gala tickets are $20. Dinner & Gala tickets are $40. Tickets must be purchased in advance at

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All high school students and adults involved in leading youth ministry as welcome to take part in a training with Bob Rice from 1:00 - 4:30 pm before the Don Bosco Gala.

The focus is on “A Missionary Approach to Youth Ministry” and will include talks, small group discussion, break, and prayer. 

Tickets for the Training also include Dinner and the Don Bosco Gala. They must be purchased in advance for $50 at

Earlier Event: January 18
Diocesan Youth Night with Bob Rice
Later Event: January 22
Marriage Prep: St. Mary