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Glenties Parish Newsletter 8th October 2019

9th October
10th October

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will follow Mass with Benediction at 6pm

11th October
7.30pm Jim Breslin R.I.P. (Buncrobog)
12th October

7.30pm Edie Bonner R.I.P. (Ard Connell)

13th October
11.00am John McHugh and deceased members of the McHugh Family R.I.P. (Glenmacaniff, Glenties)

Confessions will follow 11am mass on Saturday morning.

Last week’s OFFERTORY COLLECTION amounted to €1,715.00. Thank You

Visitation Of The Sick & Elderly Will Take Place This Week As Follows
Tuesday 8th – Ard Connell, Main Street, Tullyard Road, Dr Mccloskey Crescent, Stranaglough, Meenalargan, Altar, Ard Patrick.
Thursday 10th – Stonepark, Mill Road, Derries, Kilraine, Drimnacrosh, Tullyhoniver, Narin Road, Loughcrillan Road, Letterilly, Maas, Mulnamina, Gortnsillagh, Drimnasillagh, Buncrobog.
**Please Note That Wednesday Calls Will Take Place On Thursday Of This Week.**

From October onwards, the Traditional LATIN Mass will take place every Sunday in St. Patrick’s Church, Drumkeen at 1100AM.  There will be October devotions immediately after the Mass.

NOW is the time. ANYONE interested in answering Our Lady’s request to do the Five First Saturdays and would like to have a statue of Our Lady of Fatima from WAF (World Apostolate of Fatima/Ireland) please call 0879141588.

The Mens Shed Harvest Fair Draw was held on Tuesday Night (1st Oct) at the Market Hall.   Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all who took part!
1st Prize – Ben Carr – Ewe
2nd Prize John McGowan – Pup
3rd Prize Margaret Timony – Large Storage Box
4th Prize Bernie Martin – Small Storage Box
5th Prize Aoife Mongan – 2 Bags of Coal
6th Prize John Hegarty –  Bottle of Whiskey
7th Prize Joe Gallagher – Bottle of Bacardi
8th Prize William Cunningham – Bottle of Wine

Dance Classes with Joe McGuigan are starting in the Heritage Centre, Ardara on Wednesday 9th October 8-9.30pm.  Everyone welcome.  Join us and learn the Maggie Pickens and lots of other dances.  €5 per class including tea and homebakes.

Naomh Conaill’s Got Talent:  Have you got talent? Then come along to the Naomh Conaill’s Got Talent Show in aid of the Minor Board on Friday 18th October in the Market Hall, at 7pm.The talent show is open to all primary and secondary school children   up to 17 years of age. All acts welcome.
To enter please contact: Owen McGeehan (Fintown) 086 2506653, Robert Farrell (Glenties) 087 9347180 or Linda Kennedy  (Glenties)  086 8504432.
Come along for a great night of fun and entertainment.
Admission: Adults €5, children free

NPR CE scheme have vacancies for participants at Glenties Day Centre, St Shanaghan House Ardara, Leitir Seniors Club and The Dolmen Centre Kilclooney. CE criteria applies. To apply for any of  the above please e-mail or by phone at 9545010 or more information.  C.E participants can avail of training to up skill while on CE scheme.

Cake Sale in the Market Hall Glenties after Mass on Saturday 12th October and Sunday morning 13th October to raise funds for the Halloween Ball which is being run by the Gaelic for Mothers & Others on Sunday 27th October 2019. All proceeds raised at this ball to benefit local charities Glenties Cardiac First Responders and Glenties Christmas Lights.

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.   Anyone wishing to book the Market Hall may call to office Monday to Friday 10 A.M.–2 P.M 074 9557880.
Bowls Mondays 8 o’clock
Tuesday Jackpot €6,200. on 48 numbers or less
Irish Dancing Wednesdays at 3.15pm
Fiddle Classes Wednesday 3.15pm – 7.30pm
Tai Chi Wednesday at 7.30pm
Parent & Toddler Group Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm

Church Of The Holy Family, Edeninfagh

Sunday Mass 12.15pm

Sunday 6th October 12.15pm Sarah Herron, Greenans R.I.P.
Sunday 13th October 12.15pm John Mccallaig, Edeninfagh R.I.P.

Last Week’s OFFERTORY COLLECTION Amounted To € 285.00. 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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