St Mary’s NS

St Mary’s NS

A big congratulations to our Scor na nOg group, who won the county final on Thursday last . Well done to Ciara Maguire, Jenny Kelly, Maeve Greene, Dylan McKeon, they were fantastic. I would like to thank all the parents who helped prepare the children for confirmation and to Monsignor Earley, also a word of thanks to the mass servers and there parents. Thank you to our parents association whom prepared teas and coffees and looked after everyone on the day. Finally a big thank you to Maura Cox who looked after the choir on the day. It was all very much appreciated.

Trad session

We are having a traditional music session in aid of St Mary’s NS on Sunday, 27th April at 3pm in Rathowen Community Centre, come and enjoy it with us. There will be musicians, dancers, singers. Refreshments will be served and a raffle with lots of fantastic prizes on the day. Adults 10 euro, children 5 euro, and families 25 euro. Tickets will be on sale or you can pay on the door. All are welcome and your support would be greatly appreciated.

Happy holiday

We wish Gerard and Sarah Moran, a happy holiday as they head to Austraila to visit their sister, Lily who is there for the last seven months. Enjoy


Draw take place on 14 April, results next week.

Holy week ceremonies

Holy Thursday, mass in Rathowen church at 8pm. Good Friday, Lord Passion 3pm. Stations of the cross 7pm. Saturday, Easter vigil 9pm. Easter Sunday, mass at 11am in Rathowen.

Happy Easter

Hope everyone has a safe and enjoyable Easter weekend.


All notes to be in by 7pm on Saturday. Davidpatrick7@eircom.net