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Glenties Parish Newsletter 5th November 2018

Masses for week ending 11th November 2018

5th November
7.30pm Novena (2)
6th November
**7.30pm** Novena (3)
7th November
7.30pm Novena (4)
8th November
**7.30pm** Novena (5)
9th November
7.30pm Novena (6)
10th November
11.00am Mary McCarthy R.I.P. (New York)

7.30pm Jack O’Donnell R.I.P. (Ard Patrick)

11th November
11.00am Nancy & Connie McGrath R.I.P. (Meenahalla)



Visitation of the sick & elderly will take place this week as follows : –
Tuesday 6th Ard Connell, Main Street, Tullyard Road, Dr McCloskey Crescent, Stranaglough, Meenalargan, Altar, Ard Patrick.
Wednesday 7th Stonepark, Mill Road, Derries, Kilraine, Drimnacrosh, Tullyhoniver, Narin Road, Loughcrillan Road, Letterilly, Maas, Mulnamina, Gortnsillagh, Drimnasillagh, Buncrobog.

Novena Masses
(1) Friday 2nd November 7.30pm
(2) Monday 5th November 7.30pm
(3) Tuesday 6th November 7.30pm
(4) Wednesday 7th November 7.30pm
(5) Thursday 8th November 7.30pm
(6) Friday 9th November 7.30pm
(7) Monday 12th November 7.30pm
(8) Tuesday 13th November 7.30pm
(9) Wednesday 14th November 7.30pm

World Meeting of Families
On the 10th/11th November there will be a National Collection for the World Meeting of Families 2018. Envelopes are at the rear of the Church for this special collection. Please take one with you and return it in the Collection baskets next weekend. Thank you.

Margaret Connell, THE FOOT CARE PRACTITIONER, will be in the Day Centre on Monday 5th November. To book an appointment call 087 1417180.

SN Éadan Fhionn Fhraoich/Edeninfagh NS: A Cash for Clobber collection will take place in the school on Tuesday 13th November as part of our fundraising efforts for this school year. Black refuse bags can be filled with all types of clothing, pairs of shoes, household textiles and handbags. Filled bags can be left to the school on Monday 12th or early morning on Tuesday 13th. Collection of filled for those unable to come to the school can be arranged by telephoning (086)1798692.

Anam Cara Donegal, the organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding a Parent Evening on Thursday 8th of November at 7:20pm in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. This event is free and open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether their death was recent or not.

The Annual Glenties Parish Social will take place on Sunday 2nd December in the Highlands Hotel commencing at 3pm with Mass. All our Senior Citizens are invited to attend. We are also appealing to the public for any donations towards the running costs of this special celebration. Thank you.

Winter Classes
Starting Monday 5th November
Upholstery – 6 weeks – 7.30-9.30 – €50
Winter Gardening – 6 weeks – 11.00-1.00 – €50

Starting Wednesday 7th November
Découpage – 5 weeks- -10.00-12.30 – €50
Seasonal Floral Demonstrations – 6 weeks – 7.30-9.30 – €50

Starting Thursday 8th November
Dressmaking Course – 6 weeks – 7-9 – €50

To Book a place call Mary on 087/9695053

Glenties Community Centre Amalgamated Ltd CE scheme have vacancies for Horticultural workers, Maintenance workers, C.E criteria applies. To apply for any of the above please e-mail for more information. C.E workers can avail of training to up skill while on CE scheme. Anyone wishing to book the Hall may call to office Monday to Friday 10A.M.–2 P.M 074 9557880 or Mary at 0860872754 or Laura at 0862518322.
Bingo Tuesday 06 November Jackpot €13,300. on 45 numbers or less.
Circuits class: Tuesday & Thursday 6.30AM. Mother and Toddler Group: Friday 10.30—12.00.
Farren School of Speech and Drama Thursday 5.00-6.00pm contact Anna 0877704155.
Piano & Keyboard lessons contact Eamonn Patrick on 087 6505439.
Bowls Monday & Friday nights 8 o’clock. Tai Chi Wednesday night at 8 o’clock.

FREE MEN’S HEALTH EVENING Thursday 8th November 6.00- 9.00pm in The Dolmen Centre. There will be short talks on Nutrition (Food for a Healthy Life) Physio Eireann (Muscle & Joint Pain) and Mental Health Ireland (Minding your mental health). There will be blood pressure tests, hearing tests, and blood sugar levels tests available. Information stands on Weight loss, Smoking, Alcohol reduction, Strokes, Reflexology Social Prescribing, Men’s Sheds and lots more.

Last week’s OFFERTORY COLLECTION amounted to € 1,875.00. Thank You

Church of the Holy Family, Edeninfagh

SUNDAY MASS: *** 12 .15 p.m. ***
Sunday 4th November 12.15pm Sarah Herron, R.I.P., Greenans
Sunday 11th November 12.15pm Danny Gallagher, R.I.P., Greenans

Novena Masses
Monday 5th November 6pm
Tuesday 6th November 10am
Thursday 8th November 6pm
Friday 9th November 6pm
Saturday 10th November 10am

Last week’s OFFERTORY COLLECTION amounted to € 220.00. Thank You

Notices for the Parish Newsletter must be submitted NO LATER THAN 1.00 P.M. WEDNESDAY to the Parochial House, 074 95 51117. Parish email Address:


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