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Ireland Reaching Out

Posted on: 16 June, 2012

Town center from above

John Joe Conwell from Ireland Reaching Out will hold an information session on Thursday, June 28th in the Rathkeale House Hotel at 7.30pm. Offering an opportunity for individuals/communities to learn how they can get involved and benefit from the initiative. Admission is free. All are welcome.

Baptism Preparation Programme:- takes place in the Parish Centre at 8.00pm. on Tuesday, June 26th. All parents with a child to be baptised must first have attended one of these one-hour baptism programmes. Please ring 069-62141 to book your place.

Parish Mission - October 2012 - Survey:- Completed surveys must be back to us by next Sunday 24th June at the latest. Survey forms are available at the entrances to the church. Please place your completed survey forms in the box marked 'Parish Mission Survey' at the back of the church near the bookstall. Thank you.

Pioneers:- Congratulations to all the young people who made thier Confirmation recently and have decided to join the Pioneers to abstain from alcoholic drink until they are 18/21 years and to abstain for life for all drugs. Fr. Richard Keane presented the pins at the Mass of the Feast of the Sacred Heart last Friday 15th June. We had two Jubilarians presented with their pins. Nora Forde received her silver pin and diploma for 25 years and Martin Sheehan was presented with his gold pin and diploma for 50 years. Directly after Mass we went to the Parish Pastoral Centre for refreshments.

Newcastle West Schoo of Music - Summer Camp - July 9th to 13th: 10am. to 2pm. Please note the new venue - Community Centre. Arts and crafts, music, singing, drama etc. Tel: 086-3351847 or 087-6520499.

Newcastle West G.A.A. Club - Cake Sale: - A cake sale will be held from 12noon to 2pm. this Sunday, June 17th at the G.A.A. Pitch to raise funds for the juvenile teams. Please support.

Healing Retreat and Anniversay Celebrations:- Maranatha Prayer Ministry invites you to a Healing Retreat through ministry of Fr. Xavier Raj CSsr (India), Joe Dalton, and Dana, enriched with Holy Rosary, Healing Mass, Eucharistic adoration and Confession next Sunday 24th June from 2.30pm. to 7.30pm. at St. Paul's Church, Dooradoyle. All are welcome.