The annual Kildare and Leighlin Youth Congress took place in Portlaoise College on Thursday March 13.
The all-day event was attended by over 400 senior students from Laois, Carlow and Kildare.
Speakers included the Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, Bishop Denis Nulty, who encouraged the students in the search for meaning in their lives.
Other contributors included Fr Benny McHale and Youth Alpha.
Music and song was provided by Elation Ministries.
Students had a very enjoyable and uplifting day.