St. Martin of Tours - Valley City, Ohio

Important Documents

L.I.G.H.T./PSR New Registrants Form

L.I.G.H.T./PSR Calendar

L.I.G.H.T./PSR Change Form

First Holy Communion Registration

First Communion Preparation/PSR Calendar

Procedures for PSR Student Pick-Up

"Praesidium" Letter to Parents

"Praesidium" Curriculum/Informational Handout

Religious Education

Students :  Preschool through Adult

  • L.I.G.H.T./PSR

L.I.G.H.T. (Learning in God’s Holiness Together) is our all generational program for everyone in our parish age 4-94.  We meet 5 times during the school year.  You may attend either Sunday or Monday.  It counts as one of our Student required formation sessions along with P.S.R.

P.S.R. (Parish School of Religion) – Required by the Diocese of Cleveland for Grades 1st – 8th
We meet Monday evenings 6:00-7:30PM, September through April.  We follow the Buckeye Calendar.  Our students are required to meet 26-30 sessions with a Catechist.  Attendance at PSR and LIGHT fulfill the requirements.

  • Children’s Liturgy

Children’s Liturgy takes place during the 10:30AM Sunday Mass, September – April.  For Children 3 yrs- second grade.  It takes place in the Chapel.. Adult and helpers present at 10:15AM.  Fill out a name tag for child.  You may stay or attend Mass.  Children will cover through Song and Story the first two parts of the Mass, the Opening Rite and Liturgy of the Word.  Children will be returned to you during the offertory.  We ask parents to sit on Mary’s side of the church.  No registration or sign up needed- just show up.  For more Info or to help with this Ministry call Carrie Leigh Dean 330-483-3808 Ext 237 or CDean@stmartinvc.org

  • Summer Camp  3yrs – 5th grade

Every summer St. Martin's has a summer camp for children ages 3 through 5th grade. This camp uses a hands-on approach to teaching children about the Bible and God's love. Camp also gives older students and teens the chance to do community service by volunteering to be camp counselors, musicians, actors and actresses in skits, and more. Contact Carrie Leigh Dean for more information at (330) 483-3808 Ext 237.

  • Adult Bible Study

Our Bible Study is an ongoing Afternoon and Evening Bible Study.  We meet Tuesday afternoons 12:30 – 2:00PM and Tuesday Evenings 7:00PM – 8:30PM.  Call for study details or check the bulletin.
Mary Takacs 330-483-3808 Ext 234  MTakacs@stmartinvc.org

  • Crusaders for Christ   6th – 8th  & SOZO 9th-12th Youth Groups

Check the youth group tabs on our website, as well as the weekly bulletin, for extensive and up-to-date information on youth activities and volunteer opportunities.