Deus Et Patria conference

Deus Et Patria conference

Deus Et Patria conference for young people aged  between 18 and 40 years. In All Hallows College, Drumcronda, Dublin on 30/31 August. Accommodation food and conference only costing 55 Euro, subsidised by the Legion of Mary. Archbishop Charles Brown will be there and many more great speakers. 086 040 5621.

Pilgrimage to Knock

Doicesan Pilgrimage to Knock takes place on Sunday, 7th September. Ceremonies begin at 2.30p.m. with the Anointing of the Sick, and Mass will be celebrated at 3.00 p.m. bus tickets are available at the usual price of €16.00 from the Sacristy or the Presbytery.

Colmcille Ploughing

Colmcille Ploughing Association will hold its annual ploughing and field day on Sunday, 31st August at Dernaserst on the lands of Sam and Andrew Noble. Fun filled day for young and old.


Presently we are recruiting volunteers from all walks of life, from students 16 upwards to those who have retired and wish to share one day a month of their time with another person. Should you be interested, please contact Bernie Belton (086-1296305), Email casalongford@gmail.com

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 the 5th of Sept, commencing at 10 pm with the Holy rosary and Confession. For further information contact 086 0405621 or 0861900640.

Mostrim GAA

The Minor Club is selling lines for All-Ireland Tickets in the coming days - €2 per line or three lines for €5. Cards are available around the town or from any officer. There was no jackpot winner in the last Lotto draw. Numbers drawn were 11, 19, 23, 25. Twenty-five euro winners were James Kelly, Clare Murtagh, Ardagh; Mel O’Neill, Ardagh and Brian Gorman, Ballinalee.

Mostrim Utd

The new 2014/15 soccer season is about to begin in Edgeworthstown. For soccer to continue in Edgeworthstown we need more people to get involved with the Club and help out with teams and managers, this season we hope to have teams for Nursery U-6, U-8, U-9, U-10, U-11, all 7 -a-side, and U-12, U-13 and U-14 (older age groups TBC), 11 a side. Please keep an eye out for our registration evening that is coming soon and we always welcome new players.

Rathown ‘Pride of Place’

Everybody invited on Tuesday next at 9.30 a.m. for celebrations at the Community Centre. See the posters for details and please lend a hand.

Midlands Shotokan Karate Clubs

Karate classes for all ages will begin again this Saturday, 23rd August 11am – 12pm in St Mary’s Community Campus Hall, Edgeworthstown. Hope to see all existing students there and beginners are always welcome. For any other information on Karate in Edgeworthstown call Ciaran Wadd on 083 3068331.