Children & Young People

Saint Patrick's Church - South Hadley, MAReligious Education classes for grades K-11.

Classes held on Saturdays in the St. Patrick’s Social Center:

Grades  9, 10                    9:00am – 10:30am

Confirmation Class          9:00am – 10:30am


Grades K, 1, 3, 4              10:45am – 12:00pm

First Communion Class  10:45am – 12:00pm

Holy Communion

Classes held on Mondays in the St. Patrick’s Social Center:

Grades  5, 6, 7, 8             4:30pm – 5:30pm

Contact Information

Carol Lisella is the director of religious education. Her office hours are Tuesday & Wednesday from 3:00-5:00pm. She can be contact at 413-532-2850  ext. 107 or email

Religious Education Schedule 2015-16 PDF

Religious Ed Registration Form 2015-2016 PDF


Our Parish Religious Education program is in need of volunteers for all our programs. The program needs volunteer teachers or aides at all levels from K-Confirmation.

In addition, office staff is needed during class times. Monday 4:30-5:30pm If you’d like to volunteer as a religious education teacher, assistant teacher or with office help, please contact Carol Lisella at 413-532-2850 x107.

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School will take place July 13-17, 2015 at Immaculate Heart of Mary in Granby.

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Children’s Liturgy of the Word is celebrated at the 9am Mass each weekend. The children process into the sacristy for special prayers and readings.

Children’s Liturgy Schedule Oct 4 – Dec 20, 2015 PDF

Children’s Liturgy Leaders- readings for the week can be viewed on the website under Mass & Sacraments/ Daily Readings.

Family Mass

Family Mass is celebrated on the third Sunday at 9am. The children do the readings and homily and are included in the Eucharistic Prayer. To volunteer, please call Fr. James at 532-2850.