Calling all young adults aged 16-35
Youth 2000
youth 2000

Youth 2000 Ireland invites all young adults aged 16-35 to a Catholic weekend retreat taking place from 6th-8th March at Galway Community College, Moneenageisha, Galway City. This will be an exciting weekend attracting over 100 young people from all over the country.

What to expect? Good craic, excellent speakers, inspiring talks and workshops, prayer, great music, group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, a Healing Service, games, lots of time to chill out, meet new people and a reluctance to go home!! For more details, see or call 086-2150607.

The weekend is being organised by young people for young people. Parental consent is essential for all those under 18. All meals are provided and accommodation is on site! Don’t let money be an obstacle; just bring any donation and a sleeping bag. Newcomers very welcome!


Congratulations to Harry Farragher, Trellich, Jack Heffernan, Loughcurra & Abbey O’Connor, Bother na Mias who were Baptised recently.

Newsletter for 15/02/2015

We pray for Paddy Quinn, Caheravoneen who died during the week. Sincere sympathies to his family. R.I.P.
ANNIVERSARIES: Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. Feb 14th 7pm Dr. Vivian Greene Dunguaire, Anniversary
Mary ‘Bobby’ Connolly, Parkroe, 1st Anniversary
Sun. Feb 15th 12pm Michael & Lena Green, Kinvara
Thurs. Feb 19th 10am Morris Family, Loughcurra
Fri. Feb 20th 10am People of the parish
Sat Feb 21st 7pm Molly & Jack Quinn, Bartley & Nora Mogan, Moy Anniversary
Padraig & Katheen Naughton & dec. members of the Naughton & McInerney family, Shanclough.
Sun. Feb. 22nd 12pm Deceased members of the Curtin family, Roo Demense & Joe Curtin who died recently.
John Joe, Nora & John Jnr. O’Shaughnessy
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,277: A sincere ‘Thank you’ for you generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.

Doorus Montessori

Doorus Community Montessori School Ltd. Enrolments for Sept. ‘15. For further details call 091-638927

Parish Youth Choir Meeting

There will be a practice on Wednesday 25th of February in the Parish meeting room (old convent). All are welcome.

The Irish Wheelchair Association

The Irish Wheelchair Association will hold their annual Church gate collection on Sat. 14th and Sun. 15th Feb. ‘15. Your support would be gratefully appreciated.

Join Gerry Duffy

Join Professional Speaker, Goals coach and author Gerry Duffy:

  • 32 marathons in 32 days
  • winner of the 2011 UK Deca Iron Distance Triathlon

for an insight into how to achieve your goals in 
St. Joseph’s National School Hall, Kinvara,
Feb. 23rd @ 7.00 p.m.

  • Tickets €10
  • Limited places
  • Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
  • Tickets available at DIY Pursuites,
  • email; or
  • Darkness Into Light Kinvara Facebook page.

All proceeds going towards the running of the Darkness into Light for Pieta House event (5 km walk/run), which will take place on 9th May 2015

Cake Sale for Coole Music

Cake Sale, books & music, hosted by Coole Music, Sunday, 15th Feb, Kinvara Community Centre, 12.30—2.00pm

Joseph Browne Spring School of Traditional Music

The 9th Joseph Browne Spring School of Traditional Music will take place in Kinvara from Thursday 19th to Sat 21st Feb 2015. A benefit concert for the Spring School will take place on Friday Night 20th of February in KAM’s ‘Gig Room’ in Kinvara Community Centre. Doors open at 8pm for 8.30pm with admission Adults €10 Children €5.

Kinvara GAA Juvenile Club

Kinvara GAA Juvenile Club registration day is on at the pitch from 12.00pm to 1.30pm this Sunday the 14th of February. Club gear will be distributed to all members registering on the day. Looking forward to seeing you all there.

Ballyvaughan/Fanore GAA Club

Ballyvaughan/Fanore GAA Club will hold their Annual Poker Classic on Friday March 13th at 9pm in Logues Lodge, Ballyvaughan. €1500 PRO RATA, great night in store, raffle, prizes and refreshments on the night. Come along and Please Support.

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