Please click on the button below to register your children online in CARE. 

Important CARE Dates

CARE - Class Schedule for November and December:


  • November 1
    All Saints’ Day – Holy Day of Obligation

  • November 7 Daylight Savings Time Ends (Turn clocks back 1 hour) 10:50 a.m. – CARE Classes

  • November 14
    10:50 a.m. – CARE Classes
    11:00 a.m. – CARE Penance Service, grades 3-12, in Cathedral

  • November 21
    10:50 a.m. – CARE Classes

  • November 28
    No Classes – Thanksgiving break/1st Sunday of Advent



  • December 3
    5:30-8:00 p.m. Saint Nicholas Family Night in Cathedral Hall

  • December 5
    10:50 a.m. – CARE Classes/2nd Sunday of Advent

  • December 8
    Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the BVM – Holy Day of Obligation

  • December 11
    9:30 a.m. – First Reconciliation Retreat at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish

  • December 12
    10:50 a.m. – CARE Breakfast in Bethlehem/3rd Sunday of Advent

  • December 19
    10:50 a.m. – CARE Classes/4th Sunday of Advent

  • December 25 Christmas

  • December 26
    No Classes – Feast of the Holy Family – Blessing of families at Sunday Masses

Important 2021/2022 
CARE Info for New Families

Registration is open for Capital Area Religious Education (CARE) 2021-2022!


All youth entering grades 1-12 who attend the Cathedral Parish of Saint Patrick or Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish, Harrisburg, are invited to register.


Our program educates and spiritually guides children for the reception of the sacraments of First Reconciliation, First Holy Communion, and Confirmation.


With our families, we help build the foundation for children to grow in faith, love of Jesus Christ, and the teachings of the Church.


All current and new CARE families must complete a registration form, which can be found at:


For questions, or to register by phone or mail, please contact Marianne Weltmer at the parish office.