Ballingarry

Vigil - The Fatima Apostolate Thurles are holding a Three Hour Vigil in Honour of Our Lady of Lourdes, in the Pallottine Chapel, Thurles on Monday, 11th February commencing at 7.30 p.m. The Vigil will be conducted by Father Pat Deely and Eddie Stone. It will conclude with Holy Mass. All are Welcome.

Vigil - The Fatima Apostolate Thurles are holding a Three Hour Vigil in Honour of Our Lady of Lourdes, in the Pallottine Chapel, Thurles on Monday, 11th February commencing at 7.30 p.m. The Vigil will be conducted by Father Pat Deely and Eddie Stone. It will conclude with Holy Mass. All are Welcome.

Sincere Sympathy - We extend our sincere sympathy to the Dunne family, Bouleakeale, on the death of Mary (nee Keating ) on February 1st (peacefully) after a long illness borne bravely. She is deeply regretted by her loving husband Seán, son Eddie, daughter Alena, mother Biddy, father Michael, brothers Michael, Joe, and Tom, sister Brigid, mother-in-law Kitty, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends. Reposing at her residence on Saturday, her mortal remains were removed on Sunday morning to the Church of the Assumption, Ballingarry. Following Requiem Mass, she was laid to rest in the adjoining cemetery. “ Go ndeana Dia trocaire uirthi”.

 

Community Games - Entries are been sought for the following categories in Community Games 2012/13. Cross Country (U/14) will take place in Thurles on Sunday, 10th Feb. Entries on the day. Art & Model Making takes Place in Pres. Sec. School, Clonmel Sat. 2nd March at 2pm. Entries by 24th Feb. Quiz takes Place in Thurles Pres. Sec. School on 1st March at 9pm. Entries on the night. Draughts in Newport Community Center on 3rd March. Project & Handwriting in Silvermines on 23rd March, Entries by 16th March.

Talent Competition (Various) in Lattin on 23rd Feb. Entries by 16th Feb. Gymnastics takes place in Monroe on 1st April at 10am. Closing date for entries 25th March. Swimming in Clonmel Pool, Girls on Sunday, 10th Feb. & Boys on 3rd March. Closing date for entries 24th Feb. Duathlon (Run/Cycle/Run) in Newport on 17th Feb. Entries by 10th Feb. Entrants must be resident in the parish and all events are open to both boys & girls. For details of competitions contact Secretary on 9154484 or email decla@eircom.net.

Collection Boxes - Boxes for 2013 are still available on the front pew.  If you are not using a weekly envelope and would like to do so please call to the sacristy. Thank you for your continued support towards the parish finances.

The Old School - Step dancing in the school every Friday evening from 5pm to 6pm. Adult set dancing every Monday night from 9pm to 10pm.  All are welcome so please come along for an enjoyable night of dancing.

Urlingford Library - Has new opening hours; Closed Monday, Wednesday and Friday; Open Tuesday 10-1, 2-8. Thursday 10-1, 2-5. Saturday 10-1.30. Top New Year’s Resolution; Read More Books. You know where we are!!

Credit Union - Ballingarry Credit Union is open every Friday night from 7.30 p.m. – 9 p.m. New Members welcome.

Community Alert - Watch out for your neighbours. Report anything suspicious, Garda 052 – 9154100. Senior Citizens wear your Community Alert alarm at all times.

St. Josephs Graveyard Queries - Freephone 1800 20 26 27.

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