• SMYLE members at Mass with our pastor Fr. Dan McLearen at the start of their Mission Trip to Brooklyn, NY in 2018.

  • Up-Coming Events and Announcements

  • Our Mission this year will be to Brooklyn, NY: Sunday, July 19th – Friday, July 24th

  • It will be with the organization we have been using, Young Neighbors In Action.
    We will have 5 adult chaperones and 20 spots have been reserved for students.

  • Who can Register to go on the Mission Trip?

  • To register for the Mission Trip, you MUST MUST MUST be an active member of SMYLE.

    You also must be committed to actively working on at least 2 of our 3 planned fundraisers:

    Truthfully, they are all a lot of fun!

    1. Krispie Kreme Doughnut Sale after all masses on Saturday, February 22nd and Sunday, February 23.

    2. “Two-lips for a SMYLE … get it? Tulip Sale after all Masses on Saturday, March 28th and Sunday, March 29.

    3. Car Wash and Hot Dog Sale on Saturday, May 16th.

  • How much does it cost to attend the Mission Trip?

  • The cost will be about $300 per person. With active fundraising, we hope to bring that to $150 per person.

  • How Do I Register for the Mission Trip?

  • Registrations will be taken on our First Come First Serve Basis with priority given to Seniors and Juniors then whoever signs up, in order from there.

    Please click here to complete Mission Trip Registration Form and send it along with a check for $100, made out to St. Margaret Church, to secure your place on the trip.

    Please send registration form and payment to: Jennifer Papa
    37 Blueberry Hill Drive
    Madison, CT 06443

    Or, it can also be brought to the main office in the Parish Center in an envelope with Jennifer Papa written on it.

    The second payment of $50 will also be a check made to St Margaret and is due on Sunday February 23.

    Questions about the SMYLE Mission Trip, please contact Sean McAuley at vermont2ski@gmail.com: vermont2ski@gmail.com

  • SMYLE Saint Margaret Youth Leadership Enterprise

  • Members of St. Margaret Church who are in grades 9 through 12 are welcome to be a part of this Youth Group.

    We are a group of enthusiastic teenagers who are interested in building a strong, supportive community here in Madison CT and beyond, while strengthening our own faith.

    Adult volunteers are welcome as well to take on leadership roles in our planning team as well as for chaperoning events.

  • Pancake Breakfast with Santa was a great Success !!

  • Click here to view pictures from the recent Pancake Breakfast with Santa, hosted by SMYLE members. What a wonderful community building event for our parish!!

  • Why join SMYLE?

  • This youth group teaches new ways to serve others, social and leadership skills, appreciating your family and friends, and most importantly, teaches you more about your faith, your relationship with God, and even yourself.

  • When does SMYLE meet?

  • Meeting Dates for 2019-2020:

    All meetings are held in the Faith Formation Room, located on the first floor of the Parish Center.

    Sunday, September 22nd at 4:30pm
    Sunday, October 27th at 4:30pm
    Saturday, November 16th: LOCK IN: 7:00pm – 8:30am
    Sunday, December 8th: Pancake Breakfast with Santa after the 9:30am Mass
    Sunday, December 22nd: time TBD
    Sunday, January 19: time 4:30pm – 6:00pm
    Sunday, February 9: time 4:30pm – 6:00pm
    February 22nd and February 23rd – Krsipy Kreme Doughnut Sales after all Masses
    Sunday, March Meeting: date/time TBD
    Saturday, March 28th and Sunday, March 29th – “Tulips for a SMYLE
    Sunday, April Meeting Date/time TBD
    Saturday, May 16th: car wash and hot dog sale
    Sunday, May Meeting: date/time TBD

  • What does SMYLE Do?

    • Community Service and Christian Service
    • Preparing and serving meals for facilities
      in need.
    • Week long mission trip during the
      summer
    • Interfaith activities
    • Fundraising for charities such as soup
      kitchens, and shelters
    • Activities and bonding experiences for
      the members
    • Serving many different people in need in
      our community
    • Retreats and prayer services
  • For more information about how to get involved, please contact:

  • Sean McAuley: Leader of SMYLE, at vermont2ski@gmail.com
    Pamela Engelhart: Co-Chair of SMYLE, at pengelhart3@icloud.com
    Jack Mader: Co-Chair of SMYLE, at mader.jonathan02@gmail.com

  • News & Recent Events:

  • Mission Trip 2019 to Worcester, MA

  • Members of the SMYLE youth group collected donations on Super Bowl Sunday to support their meal ministry at Columbus House in New Haven!

  • Members of SMYLE recently hosted Coffee And reception

  • SMYLE members cook and serve at Divine Providence Parish in New Britain

  • Mission Trip to Brooklyn, NY Summer 2017

  • Mission Trip Summer 2016

    East Shoreline Catholic Academy
    The inter-parish school of St. George, Guilford, St. Margaret, Madison, and St. John Bosco, Branford.

    62 Cedar Street, Branford, CT 06405
    Phone: 203-488-8386 Fax: 203-488-2347