Catholic Faith Communities of Verndale,

Blue Grass & Menahga

Faith Formation Information


                                St. Frederick                  Carmen Pederson                218.371.7167

St. Hubert                        Shirley Malone                    218.837.5910

Assumption of Our Lady    Parish Office                   218.445.5204



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St. Frederick, Verndale

Classes are held from October through April 

Coordinator: Carmen Pederson


Grades 1-6 meet each Wednesday, 3:30pm– 4:45pm

Catechists   Grade 1 & 2   Emily & Ray Murdock

                     Grade 3 & 4   Carmen Pederson

                     Grade 5 & 6   Charlene Orlando


Grades 7-8 meet on the first Wednesday of each month with home lessons for the other weeks.

Catechists:  Wade & Kim Kern


Grade 9 meets every Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm

Carmen Pederson


Confirmation Grades 10 & 11 meet at St. Hubert, Bluegrass each Wednesday, 6:30-8:00pm

Catechists:  Grade 10   Vera Malone, Mark Houle,       

                                          Roy Rudderforth

                     Grade 11   Jeff Yungbauer

St. Hubert, Bluegrass

Classes are held from October through April

Grades 1-9 meet each Wednesday, 6:30-8:00pm

Catechists   Grade1  Homeschooled this year

                     Grade 2  

                     Grade 3   Allison Olsson & Alyssa Thompson

                     Grade 4   Lorraine Lajuenesse

                     Grade 5   Katie Smith

                     Grade 6   Rod Schwartz

                     Grade 7   Mark Houle

                     Grade 8 & 9  Shirley Malone

Confirmation Grades 10 & 11 meet each Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm     Catechists:  Vera Malone, Mark Houle, Roy Rudderforth, Jeff Yungbauer


Assumption of Our Lady, Menahga

Grades 1-6 presently have home school lessons, there are no on site classes.  If you are interested in getting on site classes started and can help to do so, please call the parish office or talk with Fr. Lauren. 

All students are invited to attend classes at St. Hubert in Bluegrass.

Confirmation Grades 10 & 11 attend in Bluegrass each Wednesday, 6:30-8:00pm.

Catechists:  Vera Malone, Mark Houle, Roy Rudderforth, Jeff Yungbauer.


First Holy Communion

St. Frederick: 4:30pm Mass  Saturday, April 27, 2019.

St. Hubert:  No 1st Communion class for 2019.

Assumption of Our Lady  10:30am Mass TBD


Confirmation Mass for Our Three Parishes

Sacred Heart, Staples, Wednesday, April 10, 2019, with Bishop Kettler.