Holycross - Ballycahill

St. Pio - Tonight Thursday, 6th June meeting of the Friends of St. Pio will be held in the Abbey at 8pm.

St. Pio - Tonight Thursday, 6th June meeting of the Friends of St. Pio will be held in the Abbey at 8pm.

Thanksgiving & Reparation - On this Sunday, 9th June in the Abbey commencing at 2.30pm, Prayers in thanksgiving and reparation to the two hearts, that of Jesus and Mary. The ceremony commences with the recitation of the Rosary followed by Divine Mercy Devotions, Stations of the Cross concluding with Mass at 4pm. Evening prayer continues with the regular devotions in the Cathedral, Thurles at 7pm followed by a rosary procession with the Statue of Our Lady of Fatima being carried through the streets of Thurles.

Sympathy - Sympathy to Hannie McGrath, Farney on the death of her sister Nora Ceaser, Innisfallen Avenue, Thurles and formerly of Farney Villa; sympathy also to Andy Slattery, Galbertstown and to Paddy Slattery, Cormackstown on the death of their brother-in-law Gussie Fitzgerald, The Ragg, Thurles.

Collection - This Saturday and Sunday, 8th and 9th June the Holycross Ballycahill Active Retirement Group will hold their annual collection. As heretofore, your kind and generous financial support will be again much appreciated.

Tidy Village - Now that we have the glorious weather there is no excuse for anyone not to come out of doors and make sure that their frontages are litter and grass free. Up to now the bad weather hindered the work, now lost time has to be made up in preparation for the judging of our village in the Tidy Towns competition. The judges commence their work in June. We would like our village to continue gaining extra points. With everyone giving a hand, our endeavour in having Holycross ranked among the top in the competition and reckoned as a village to be visited for its tidiness, neatness, cleanliness and our architectural heritage The Abbey.

Family Fun Day - Gaile National School will hold a Family Fun Day and Barbeque on Sunday, June 15th from 2 to 5pm. This promises to be a great free day out for all the family and all are welcome to come along. See you there.

Workshops - Mindfulness & Relaxation Summer Workshops & Classes - Holycross. Do you want to reduce stress, anxiety and depression with gentle, active participation in Mindfulness & Relaxation at The Studio Holycross. Weekend workshops from June 22nd & 23rd. Evening classes or full day instruction from July 15th. Men, women & groups welcome. Take home tips for continued wellness. Call Geraldine (085) 2749493 for information & reservation.