LAKE CHARLES – "Be Fulfilled: Know, Love & Serve" is the theme for the 2018 Diocesan Youth Conference, offered by the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, set for March 9-11 in the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, located at the Beaumont, Texas Plaza. The deadline for a $100 per person non-refundable deposit is February 20.
Registration forms are available through parish youth ministry offices, the Diocesan Youth Ministry Office (411 Iris Street, 337-439-7400, Ext. 301) or online at the youth ministry website - . Secure payment is available online by clicking here.
Teen Registration is $175.00 each which includes conference fees, administration fees, four meals, midday and social snacks, t-shirt and supplies. Adult/young adult registration is $130.00, which includes conference fees, four meals, t-shirt and supplies.
There are two types of hotel rooms, a standard room for teens or adults is $105.80 per night (king bed with sofa sleeper or a double) and an Executive Suite for adults only, though in short supply, is also available, on a first come first serve basis, at $128.80 per night.
DYC is the annual youth conference for high school teens and eighth graders hosted by the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. The three-day conference includes live music, great skits, keynotes, teen witnesses, breakout sessions, Mass with Bishop Glen John Provost, Eucharistic Adoration & Benediction, confession, Cajun dancing, a talent show, games, lots of fun and great food.
Each day begins and ends with prayer and a prayer chapel is available with the Blessed Sacrament all weekend.