Stations will take place in the following homes during October. Barry area for Alan and Regina Gough on Thursday, the 2nd Oct at 8pm. Aughanvally area for Gillian Coles on Thursday, 9th Oct at 8pm. Ballintubber and Screebogue area for Pat Joe and Anna Mai Mc Cormack on Friday, 10th Oct at 8pm. Abbeyderg area for John and Rita Casey on Friday, 17th Oct at 8pm. Mornine/Park-Place/Clonfide area for Padraig and Geraldine Kenny on Wednesday, 29th Oct at 8pm.
Carrickedmond and Sean Connolly’s played out a draw in the Intermediate final played in Pearse Park, Longford on Sunday last. Final score seven points each. The replay in down for Saturday evening next in Pearse Park Longford. Hopefully, there will be lots of support from the parish in attendance to cheer on the team and hopefully, the Hennessy Cup will be back in Carrickedmond on Saturday night. Best of luck to all involved.
The new badminton season has commenced and will continue from 9pm onwards in St Sinneach’s Hall, Carrickedmond on Wednesday nights. Registration for adults is still been accepted and membership will be €50 for the year. New members welcome.
Defibrillator training Please note that CPR/AED training will resume in Carrickedmond during October. A number of refresher classes will take place and all due their two year recertification will be recertified. Dates and times for these classes will be published later and all concerned will be notified by text. A class for new people wishing to learn the skills of CPR and how to use a defibrillator will take place in St Sinneach’s Hall, Carrickedmond on Thursday, 16th October. If you are interested in booking a place on this class please contact Anthony on 0863993933, Seamus on 0868286748 or Kathryn on 0868226894.
Senior Citizens Mass
A mass and blessing for all senior citizens of the parish will take place in St Sinneachs Hall, Carrickedmond on Wednesday, the 15th October at 3pm. This mass will be celebrated by Fr Charlie and all senior citizens are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony.
The pastoral council will hold their next meeting in the parish house Carrickedmond on Monday night the 20th October at 8pm. All members please take note.
Adult Art Classes
A six week course of morning classes in painting, using either oils or acrylics will begin on Tuesday, the 7th October. The venue is the Heritage Centre, Ardagh and classes run from 10.30am to 12.30. Beginners and intermediate students are welcome. Contact Loretto at 0868478527 for details.