Graiguecullen Killeshin

Graduation Masses

Graduation Masses

The sixth class graduation ceremony for the children from Killeshin N.S. will take place this Tuesday 23rd June at 7.30pm in Holy Cross Church and afterwards in the school.

The sixth class graduation ceremony for the children from St Fiacc’s N.S will take place this Wednesday 24th June at 7.30pm in St Clare’s Church. May God bless these young people as they leave primary school and begin their secondary education.

Priest’s Collection

Sincere thanks to all who contributed to the quarterly collection for the support of the priests.

Envelopes can still be handed in at the Sunday Mass or the Parish Centre.

Your prayers, friendship and support is valued and appreciated.

Eucharistic Ministers Rota

A new rota is being drawn up at the moment.

If you wish to be taken off the list or included please contact Cem Crowe 086 2606733

Cemetery Masses

Leaugh – this Monday 22nd June at 7.30pm

St Mary’s – Monday 13th July at 7.30pm

Family Masses

Next Sunday 28th June at 10.15am in Holy Cross and 11.30am in St Clare’s.

Children who recently received their First Holy Communion are encouraged to attend.

Peter’s Pence

This collection will be taken up at all Masses next weekend. Envelopes are provided in the envelope boxes.

Thursday Morning Club

The Thursday morning coffee club is now finished and will be back in September.

Have a great summer!!

Pre Baptism Meeting

The next meeting for parents who are presenting children for Baptism in the Parish will be held on Monday 29th June at 7pm in the Parish Centre. Parents presenting children for Baptism in July and August are asked to attend this short meeting.

Graveyard Masses

St Mary’s Monday July 13 at 7.30pm.

Graiguecullen Bingo

As usual on Tuesday night @ 8.30pm.

The Jackpot is €2,130 in 50 nos.

Check on DOUBLE Number for the full house and Win or share €1,880.

Social Dancing

Carlow Lions Club Social Dancing Tuesday 23rd June at 9pm in Seven Oaks Hotel in aid of the Maintain Hope children’s home.

All welcome to support this worthy cause.

Killeshin GAA

Will hold its family fun day on Sunday 5th July at 2pm in the Killeshin GAA Sports Ground. A great day promised with Tug O War, Bouncy Castles, Bottle Stalls and much more.

St Abbans Athletic Club Open day

St. Abbans Athletic Club Crettyard is holding an Open Day and BBQ at their Club Grounds, Monavea on Sunday June 28th at 2pm as part of their 60th Anniversary Celebrations.

All members and supporters, both past present and future are welcome to join us.

Bouncing Castles for the kids.

Laois Walks Festival

Rossmore Killeshin, this walk is a must for the wonderful views of the Barrow Valley, Dublin and Wicklow Mountains.

Meet: Oisín Park, Killeshin 2.30pm on Sun, 19 July Grade B • 8 km • 2 hours.

The Kitchen

‘The Kitchen’ run by St Clare’s Hospitality volunteers opened on Wednesday, May 13. The address of ‘The Kitchen’ is The Waterfront, Mill Lane. Initially the opening hours are from 12.30pm-3.30pm from Monday to Friday where a hot lunch will be served.

Lunches are free but a donation box is available should anyone wish to donate.

Volunteers are essential to keep this service going.

If you are interested and feel you could give a few hours per week please call into the centre.

Or contact the parish office 0599141833.