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WHITE COLLAR BOXING LAUNCH: St.Barrys/Kilglass Gaels White Collar Boxing Launch took place last Sunday night at Costello’s Shannon Bar. There was a good attendance at the launch and the event will take place in October. We will be giving you lots of details in the coming weeks.

WHITE COLLAR BOXING LAUNCH: St.Barrys/Kilglass Gaels White Collar Boxing Launch took place last Sunday night at Costello’s Shannon Bar. There was a good attendance at the launch and the event will take place in October. We will be giving you lots of details in the coming weeks.

CLONDRA CEMETERY SUNDAY: Clondra Cemetery Sunday takes place on Sunday, August 15 next. Prayers and blessing of graves will take place at 7:30pm. Mass at 8pm.

SYMPATHY EXTENDED: We extend sympathy to Jude and Ita Kelly (Cloonmore) and also to Luke Kelly on the death of their niece, Martina Donelly, who passed away last week. May She Rest In Peace.

MUSIC TUITION: Available during the summer season and other school holidays. Experienced and qualified musician and teacher. Willing to travel. Tuition includes Vocal & Piano Instruction, Junior and Leaving Certificate Music Grinds, Musicianship Classes, Aural Skills and Choral Workshops. For further details email music.classes@yahoo.ie or contact (086) 2301365.

Rosary: The Rosary will be recited every Friday evening in St. Anne’s Church, Scramogue at 7pm. Parishoners are asked to participate.

GOOD LOOK ROSSIES: We extend good wishes to Roscommon senior and minor footballers who are in action this weekend. Good look boys!

BUTTERCUPS: Buttercups Playschool is now taking enrolments for September 2011 for children from 10 months to 2yrs. Places are also available for the free ECCE Scheme. For further information contact Maria on (087) 6681958.

COLLECTION: A collection for the upkeep of Clondra Cemetery will take place outside Whitehall Church on Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14. Please support.

COMMUNITY CENTRE: The new centre is open every Tuesday and Thursday from 11 am to 2pm. All are welcome to call. There is always something interesting happening in the Centre each Tuesday and Thursday.

CEMETERY SUNDAY: Kilglass Cemetery Sunday will take place on Sunday, August 7. Scramogue Cemetery Sunday takes place on Sunday, July 31. Mass will take place at 11:30am and this will be followed by the blessing of the graves. Please try and have all graves looking tidy and neat.

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA: A pilgrimage is due to take place from September 22-29. Cost for seven nights is €754. Contact Fr Eamon O’Connor Spiritual Director for further details.

WORLD YOUTH DAY: World Youth Day will take place in Madrid 16-21, August. Maximum of 30 young people from the ages of 18 to 35 yrs are welcome to travel. Details and cost of itinerary are available at frank.mcguinness@elphindiocese .ie

PURPLE ONION EXHIBITION: It was nice to see The Purple Onion Art Gallery exhibiting at the Boyle Arts Festival.Best wishes to Paul and Pauline.

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