Our Lady’s Sodality - If you would like to join the annual pilgrimage to Knock with Our Lady’s Sodality members please contact one of the following Maureen (062) 71367; Mary (062) 76191 or Breda at (062) 71448. Leaving Knockavilla on Tuesday, 28th May returning on Wednesday, 29th May.
National Famine Memorial Day - It is expected that the victims of the Great Famine (An Gorta Mór) will be remembered by the ringing of church bells at 2pm throughout Ireland on May 12th. An honour bestowed if it happens.
Bealtaine - Bealtaine is a celebration under the Active Retirement Association held at National level each year from May 1st to 31st. It is intended to encourage the elderly (from 50 onwards) to take part in physical and cultural activities in order to discover hidden talents that would have remained dormant during ones working years. Especially intended for Active Retirement Associations and members. A reminder that no matter what our age we always have potential. To find out more ring (01) 8535178. Website www.bealtaine.com
Rosary - The rosary will be recited each Monday evening during the month of May at the Grotto in Knockavilla at 7pm