In light of COVID-19, the September 20 Frontiers session will be held entirely outdoors. If prudent, subsequent sessions may be held indoors.

Why Frontiers?Frontiers Flyer 2020 cropped resized

  • The young boys develop basic moral virtues (fortitude, temperance, etc.) through simple talks and fun activities with each other and with their fathers.
  • Talks for the fathers show them the importance of developing virtues and strong characters in their sons and give them practical advice on how to do this.
  • Fathers have an opportunity to spend meaningful time with their sons.

Who can attend Frontiers?

Fathers and their 1st-4th grade sons

What happens at Frontiers?

  • 10-minute talk for the boys on some aspect of character which the fathers also attend
  • 30-minute creative, fun, and competitive activity for just the boys
  • 30-minute talk for the fathers on the virtues (during boys’ activity)
  • 60-minute physical activity for boys and fathers together (sports, games, etc.)
  • Snack with general socializing among the fathers and sons
  • Throughout the afternoon, a priest is available for Confession

When does Frontiers take place?

Bimonthly, (normally) on the third Sunday of the month, 1-3 pm. 

All dates coincide with meetings of the Sherpa Club. The schedules are coordinated so fathers can attend both activities.

2020-2021 meetings:          


September 20      March 21
November 22       May 16
January 17

Where does Frontiers meet?

Southmont: 170 Montrose Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079

What is the cost of Frontiers?

  • For a father and his son: $100 ($50 if the father is also in Sherpa Club)
  • For each additional son: $50

For more information: contact Andrew Laird 214-984-4830 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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