Moyne Community School Reunion 

Moyne Community School Reunion 

A reunion for the class of 1987 - 1992 will be held in the Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva on Saturday night March 15th at 8pm.  It is a great opportunity to catch up with your old school mates and a fun night is guaranteed. 


Bingo will be held in the PJ Murphy Sports Hall on Sunday 9th March at 3pm. €2,500 to be won. Monster raffle on the day. Refreshments will be served.

Acupuncture Clinic

Are you thinking of giving up smoking for Lent?  Why not try acupuncture as an aid to success. Some of the commonly seen complaints in the clinic are – Infertility, Stress, Anxiety, Muscle Tension, Back Pain, Migraines. Acupuncture is not just for people who are unwell, it is equally effective for those who are well and want to stay well. Gift Vouchers available. To make an appointment contact Maria at 086 8618633.

Parish Mission

Our parish is holding a Mission from March 9th – 15th. The Mission starts on Sunday March 9th at 8.00pm. The Mission is being conducted by the Redemptorist Order, Fr. Denis Luddy and Fr. Laurence Gallagher. Each week day will start with Mass at 7.00am there will also be Mass at 10.00am. The Mission Service will be at 8pm each evening.

Pilgrimage Walk

On Sunday, March 9th, a pilgrimage walk will take place to the old church on the grounds of Castle Forbes Estate led by the Redemptorist Mission Team. Pilgrims are asked to assemble in front of St. Mary’s Church at 11.50am.


The next First Friday/Saturday Reparation and Adoration vigil to the Sacred and Immaculate Hearts of Jesus and Mary is in the Chapel of Our Lady’s Manor, Edgeworthstown on Friday, 7th of March commencing at 10pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to gain special graces, to make reparation and to spend the night in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament as we began our penitential journey in lent.   All are welcome. For further information contact 086 0405621 or 0861900640

Prayer Meeting

Divine Mercy prayer meeting in St Mary’s parish church, Newtownforbes every Monday at 3pm. Special prayers include the Chaplet and Novena of the Divine Mercy, prayer of Concentration to the Divine Mercy and St Faustina’s Station of the Cross. All are welcome and bring a friend.

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.