Deaths and Anniversaries
Please remember in your prayers
Brónagh Murray (wife of Brendan, formerly of Carncose), who was buried during the week
Charlie Murtagh who died recently
Elizabeth Moore (1st Anniversary Mass on 27th October (today) at 10 am in Coolcalm) James McBride, Fran Fullen, Annie Mary Fullen, Alphonsus Shaw, James Connery
whose anniversaries occur at this time.
Keenaught: Vigil 7.30 pm
Coolcalm: 10 am
Keenaught: Monday at 10 am
Coolcalm: Tuesday at 10 am
Friday is the Feast of All Saints:
Keenaught: Vigil 7.30 pm (31st October)
Coolcalm: 10 am
Saturday is the Feast of All Souls:
Coolcalm: 10 am
Masses in Ballinascreen Parish
Moneyneena: Vigil 6 pm
Moneyneena: 10 am
Sixtowns: 11 am
Straw: 7.30 pm
Straw: 10 am
Sixtowns: 11 am
Remembrance Candles are available at the back of the church. £1.20 each.
Mass for the Dead in Desertmartin will be celebrated on Tuesday 5th November at 7.30 pm in Keenaught.
Sick Visitation: Fr. Dermot will visit the sick and the housebound of the parish this week, on Thursday 31st October and Friday 1st November.
Sunday Collection: Last week amounted to £1,101.70 and Mission Collection amounted to £855.30. Thank You.
St Mary’s Parochial Hall ~ Knocknagin Hall Committee
Advice Ni Clinic. Friday 1st Nov 1pm-4pm in the Parish Hall, for appointment contact Micheal 028 9244 8738
Gala Variety Concert Sunday the 3rd Nov Tickets are now available from any Committee member cost £12 all proceed in aid of Hall restoration
Crochet Classes: Thursday evenings 7-9pm with Tutor Mary.
Sewing class: Friday evenings 7-9 pm with tutor Rosemarie.
5 week block= £25, payable on first night-beginners welcome
Yoga: Monday Mornings, 10.30-12pm with tutor Angela.
5 way to Wellbeing programme: Funded by Public Health Agency
28th Ocober: Flower arranging demo with Nuala 7.30 – 9.30pm, please bring a small tray, a block of oasis and a pair of scissors,
Yoga wellness activity Wednesday 18th Dec.
NiHSCT are recruiting volunteers to train as community walk leaders in their local community to help encourage people to keep out walking. This will help improve physical and mental health. Training will be offer for all levels and you will get a opportunity to train for higher levels of walks
If enough interest is shown we will organise walking Group in Desertmartin Parish Hall.
If you wish to to register in any of the above contact Olive 07887 614094, Anne 02879642711 or Philomena 0786638 1473
Everyone is welcome to come along to any of the events to listen & learn, and enjoy the company,craic and have a bit of fun.
Sunday 17th November: CRAFT FAIR- Tables are all booked everyone welcome to come along purchase some beautiful Christmas gifts
Christmas Bingo night Wednesday 11th December
Are you or someone you know blind or partially sighted and keen to get into paid employment?
RNIB (the Royal National Institute of Blind People) has secured funding to provide a full range of tailored one to one support, training and paid work placement for six Blind or Partially Sighted people to be supported into employment in your area. To qualify you must be of working age and currently unemployed. Places are extremely limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. For further information and to secure a place contact Anne Cahill, Eye Work Too Programme on 02890 334103, mobile 07845 499482, email Anne.Cahill@rnib.org.uk or website rnib.org.uk/eyeworktoo
Lissan Leisure Club – Whist Drive in Lissan Hall, Claggan Road on Friday 1st November at 8.30 p.m. Top score £50.00. Supper served. Admission £5.00. Everyone welcome.
Kilcronaghan Centre: Apple Tart Making Class, 12 noon – 2 pm. Tuesday 29th October, £5, everything supplied.
Gentle exercise class, also suitable for those with limited mobility. Monday 4th November, 10.30am – 11.30am x 4 weeks. £3/wk. Booking essential for both.
Christmas Craft Fair & Art Sale. Beautiful handmade local crafts. Edenbane Art selling original paintings at budgets to suit everyone. Friday 8th November 6pm – 10pm & Saturday 9th November 10am – 4pm.
Festive refreshments served. FREE Admission
Sewing classes will start back in An Rath Dubh (Moneyneena) on a Monday night from 7pm to 9pm starting on the 4th November. New Members Welcome. Anyone wishing to register or just to find out more about the classes please message Michelle on 07902 673685. As spaces may be limited, places will be given on a ‘first come’ basis.
St Colm’s HS: The staff and pupils of St Colm’s would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to the community for their generous support for the recent Coffee Morning. A special word of thanks to all our sponsors. A total of £2100 was raised for STEPS and Macmillan.
Sarsfield Accordion Band: Band Practice continues every Thursday at 7.30 pm. New members always welcome. Please remember the ‘Reminiscence Night’ on 16th November in St. Mary’s Hall.
ber the ‘Reminiscence Night’ on 16th November in St. Mary’s Hall.
St. Martin’s GAC – News
Lotto Numbers 4 11 12 17
£50 winner: £50 winner Ben O’Connor Gortahurk Rd ~ Jackpot £4350
Scor na nOg
The club are seeking entrants for Scor na nOg which will take place later this year. Participants must under seventeen years of age. The categories are: Irish Dance; Solo Singing; Ballad Group; Instrumental Music; Recitation and Question Time. For further information please contact Shea Shiels on 07796135759 or Sinead McGuckin on 07858662564.