Spiritual Programme for Lent
Session 1– “Exploring our Faith through Creation”.

Acorn Centre,
Tue. 24th Feb at 7.30pm

All are Welcome

Calling all young adults aged 16-35
Youth 2000
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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 www.youth2000.ie 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!

Newsletter for 22/02/2015

ANNIVERSARIES: Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat Feb 21st 7pm Molly & Jack Quinn, Bartley & Nora Mogan, Moy [Anniversary]
Padraig & Katheen Naughton & deceased 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
Thur. Feb. 26th 10am People of the parish
Fri. Feb. 27th 10am No Mass
Sat. Feb. 28th 7pm John Paul O’Connor & deceased family members, Leeha South
Tommy & Mai Forde & deceased family members, Killina
Sun. Mar. 1st 9am Pake, Babe, Bridie, Teresa, Tom & Michael Curtin, Doorus
Jimmy, Patrick & Peggy McInerney
Sun. Mar. 1st 12 noon Ann O’Connor [Months Mind]
Thomas, Mary-Ann, Paddy & Martin Kelly & deceased family members.
Gerry & Teresa Sweeney, Kinvara, [Anniversary]
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,038: 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.

Parish Youth Choir Meeting

Practice Wed. 25th of Feb. 7pm-8pm in the Parish meeting room. All are welcome.

Ceremony of Light

Ceremony of Light – for the Kinvara Parish Confirmation Class will take place in St. Joseph’s Church, Tuesday 24th of February at 7pm.

Transition Year students in Seamount College

Transition Year students in Seamount College are creating a new updated version of the Kinvara 2009 Directory. If you, your business or club would like to be included in the Directory please send your name, phone no. and email to kinvaradirectory@gmail.com or text details to 087 7997911.

The Mobile Library

The Mobile Library will visit Kinvara on March 9th and 23rd between 11am – 12.30pm.

Kinvara Bay Sailing Club

Kinvara Bay Sailing Club will hold an information & registration evening Thurs. Feb. 26th 7.30— to 8.30pm in the Community Centre. New members welcome!

RNLI Table Quiz—in Fahys Pub Nogra on Friday 27th February. Pre book your table at Tyre Aware Ballinderreen

Kinvara Camogie Club

Registration Day 2015 takes place on Sunday 22nd of February 2015 from 12.30-2pm at Kinvara GAA Pitch. New and Existing Members. All Welcome from U6 to Senior.

Seamount College.

Table Quiz Fundraiser will be held in Keogh’s Kinvara on Thurs. Mar. 5th at 8:00pm. To book a table please contact Annie Nolan 086-3002523.

Beginning Experience Weekend in Esker

Beginning Experience Weekend in Esker, Athenry Friday 6th – Sunday 8th March 2015. For people suffering the loss of a spouse/partner through death, separation or divorce. Contact Sean Kelly 086-1647970 or Mary Richardson 087-9384445 for more information

Feileacain (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Association of Ireland)

Feileacain (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Association of Ireland) will host a Service of Remembrance for all babies who died around the time of birth, Sun. March 1st at 3.00 pm in The Church of the Holy Family, Mervue, Galway. Anyone affected by the death of a baby is welcome to attend.

Gort Community School

Wed. 25th Feb. 8pm Information evening for all parents interested in obtaining information on the different Senior Cycle Options offered.

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