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Scoil Mhuire

Scoil Mhuire

Congratulations to the school team which won the County Credit Union Quiz – Timi Arole, Dylan Hopkins, Seán Carey and John Kilbane. They are now going forward to the Regional Finals in Moate. Scoil Mhuire enrolment for Junior Infants September 2014 is now taking place. Please contact the school for an enrolment form.

Lourdes Pilgrimage

The Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes is from May 27th – June 1st. The five night fully inclusive price is €699. To book contact Joe Walsh Tours, 145 Baggot Street, Dublin 2. Tel: (01) 2410812 or (01) 2410811.

Sick Pilgrims Fund

Lourdes Sick Pilgrims Fund Church Gate Collection is on Saturday, 15th/Sunday 16th February.

Do this in Memory

Do this in Memory Mass for First Holy Communion at 7pm Saturday, 15th February.

Work4You

‘Work4You’ set up by Acquired Brain Injury Ireland provides a free vocational assessment service for individuals who have an acquired brain injury and would like assistance and guidance in returning to work, training or education. It is free to anyone with an acquired brain injury and in receipt of a payment from the Department of Social Protection. If you are interested in the service or would like more information, Work4You are holding a Pop-Up Information Stand in Ballymahon Library on Tuesday, 18th February 2014 between 2.30pm-4pm. All are welcome. For further information please call 044 933 8773.

Widow’s Paradise

The Cilleo Yew Tree Players are busy rehearsing for their upcoming performance of the hilarious Sam Cree comedy ‘Widow’s Paradise,’ directed by John Doherty. The performances will take place in Ennybegs Community Centre on Thursday 20th, Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd and Monday 24th of February. Doors open at 8pm each night with the show starting at 8.30pm. Please notes that mass time in Ennybegs will change to 7.30pm to facilitate parking on the night. Booking is essential. Tickets cost €10 can be booked on 087-2911994. A night of laughter from start to finish!!

St. Valentine’s Day

A Special Mass will be celebrated in Clonguish Parish Church at 7pm on St. Valentine’s Day as part of the 150 Anniversary Celebrations of the Church - “LOVE IS A SPECIAL GIFT, ESPECIALLY IN MARRIAGE”. We invite all couples, including engaged, recently married and those not so recently married to come to this mass. If you are celebrating an important anniversary (25, 40, 50, etc.) please let Fr. McGovern know and you are especially welcome. A guest speaker from ACCORD will give Homily.

Thursday Club

Thanks to all who gave presents and helped out at our Christmas party.  Our annual outing is June 9th - 13th Cork (Youghal Area). New members welcome. Bookings Tony 04333 41033, Lily 04333 41619.