27 May 2016

   

Community Events

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Updated 27th May 2016

 

PERPETUAL EUCHARISTIC ADORATION HOSPITAL CHAPEL: Can you spend an hour with the Lord:  Mon 4-5pm; Fri 12-1.00pm; Sun 2-3pm, 3-4pm.  Ph 085 116 2668.

EXPERIENCE GENTLE DANCES/MOVEMENT FOR MEDITATION AND WELL BEING Thurs 26, 7.15-8.45pm, Parish Centre.  Donation of €5 towards Parish Funds.

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE:  14-21 Sept.  Ph Pat Kidney 086 319 2399 or Luke McNamee 087 911 3118.

“LIFE IN THE SPIRIT” SEMINARS Continue on Wed 8th. June in the Day Chapel at 7.30pm. Musicians are especially welcome.  

ST VINCENT DE PAUL SHOP:  Good quality furniture needed. Please contact Tommy on 057 93 22072.

OFFALY HOSPICE SUNFLOWER DAYS 9-11 June.  Volunteers needed.  Ph 0868595046.

TULLAMORE MEDITATION GROUP: Parish Centre every Monday evening at 7pm

FAMILY CARERS IRELAND: QQI level 5 Communications module, 9 June, Tullamore; Patient Moving & Handling 7 June.  Also being scheduled is a one day workshop on Dementia.  For more info contact the training department on 0579370221. 

PRO LIFE GROUP BUS TO DUBLIN:  Celebrate the 8th, Molesworth Street, Dublin 3-4pm Saturday 4th June. Bus from Tullamore Tel: 087-2563439.

KILBEGGAN FESTIVAL:  Fri 3-Sun 5.  Will start with a threshing and finish with fireworks together with all kinds of family entertainment, music, and fun.  All are welcome.

TULLAMORE SPORTSLINK Monster Draw in aid of new sports facilities Arden Rd.  Tickets available from Camogie, Ladies Football & GAA club members.  

GROW:  Thurs, 2.30pm in the National Learning Network, The Tanyard.  Ph Assumpta 086 8114135; Tues 11am, Community Mental Health Centre.  Ph John 086 803 3126

DOCHAS OFFALY CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: Drop In Centre, Offaly St, Mon to Thurs, 10am-2pm.  Phone 9328268.

OFFALY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES:  Helpline 9351886 for information or to make an appointment.

SEXUAL ABUSE & RAPE CRISIS CENTRE:  Confidential Counselling Service, Helpline 1800 323232.

RAINBOWS – peer support programme helping children grieving death or separation:  Ph 087 103 9292.

SHALOM TIDINGS”, a Catholic magazine featuring informative, reflective & inspirational articles, available from Parish Centre.  Donation of €2 will go towards Parish Funds.

CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION
Tullamore Parish celebrates its 90th Corpus Christi procession this year.  The procession takes place after 6.30pm Mass on Saturday 28th and will end with Benediction in Pearse Park. All parishioners and parish groups are encouraged to take part in this beautiful traditional occasion.  A mini bus will be available to ferry elderly people back to the church after the procession to collect their cars.

TULLAMORE PARISH MISSION FOR THE YEAR OF MERCY Our Parish Mission for the Year of Mercy will run from Sunday 29th May to Friday 3rd June and will be led by the Dominican Fathers. 

Sunday Usual Mass times.  7.30pm Devotions – Rosary, Homily, & Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
Monday  7.30am, 10.00am, 7.30pm.  Today we bring memory cards of family and friends who have died.
Tuesday 7.30am, 10.00am, 7.30pm.  Day of Prayer for Exam Students at all Masses
Wednesday 7.30am, 10.00am, 7.30pm.  Confession and Adoration all day
Thursday  7.30am, 10.00am, 7.30pm.  Prayers for Healing and Holy Anointing at 10.00am & 7.30pm Masses.
Friday 7.30am, 10.00am, 7.30pm.  Dedication of Families to the Sacred Heart.  Adoration all day.

The Rosary will be prayed before 10.00am and 7.30pm Masses daily, for the intentions of the people of the Parish.
A Preacher will be available for Confession before and after all Mases.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED The Bereavement Support Group requires volunteers for their one-to-one listening service.  Volunteers will have to complete an application form and as part of our safeguarding policy, will also have to undergo the Garda Vetting process.  Training will be provided.  For application forms and further information, contact Margaret Kelly, Parish Support Services, 057 9326604


PHOTO EXHIBITION by Geashill native Jordan Bolton now on in the Parish Centre, please feel free to pop in and see same.


PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA 11-18 Sept, 2017 (100th Anniversary)
Deposit €100 must be paid before the 6TH MAY THIS YEAR, to secure a place for the special year 2017.   Ph Anna  090 6482228.


MEATH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES 12-17 Sept.  Fare €719. Ph 01-6359300.  Young people interested in helping contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Hospital Pilgrim Section ph Ann Boland 087 791 4828.

AL-ATEEN & AL-ANON:  Meeting, Thurs, 8pm, Health Centre.

COMMUNITY WEEKLY 5K WALK: Wednesday, 8pm from Scally’s Centra.  Refreshments after - tea, water & fruit.

GROW - Community Mental Health Movement - Thurs, 2.30pm, National Learning Network, Tanyard.  Ph 086 811 4135.  Also Tues, 11.30am, Scott Building, Fhionnuisce Centre, Old Hospital.  Ph 086 803 3126.

PILGRIMAGE TO HOLY LAND – led by Archbishop Eamon Martin – 9th Sept, 8 nights; €1495 pps.  Contact MAP Travel, 018783111 or www.maptravel.ie

GEASHILL TIDY TOWNS looking for historical items relating to Alderborough Nursery & St Brigid Anemone.  Ph 086 466 4566.

THE HUB:  Free mortgage arrears advice service.  Facebook or ph 01 5349118 / 086 898 5747.

AWARE:  Weekly meetings, Mondays (except bank holiday), Riada House, 7.30pm; for adults with depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety and other mood related conditions.

DOCHAS OFFALY CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: Drop In Centre, Offaly St, Mon to Thurs, 10am-2pm.  Phone 9328268.

OFFALY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES:  Helpline 9351886 for information or to make an appointment.

SEXUAL ABUSE & RAPE CRISIS CENTRE:  Confidential Counselling Service, Helpline 1 800 323232.

PHOENIX MARKET Sat, 10-3pm, Kilcruttin Business Centre.  All proceeds to local charities.  Ph 087 930 1749 / 087 762 5463.

CONOR McGEE’S ORDINATION In looking forward to my Ordination on the 19th June in the Church of the Assumption Tullamore, I would like to extend an invitation to all who are involved in music ministry in the parish to lend their voices and talents in making this a special occasion and celebration. For further information contact Ciarán Gilligan: 087 222 7243.  Many thanks: Conor Mc Gee (Deacon)

CEILÍ & SET DANCING CLASSES Tues, Durrow Hall, 8.30pm.   Ph Martin: 086 844 7495.  All welcome, including beginners.

OFFALY CIVIL DEFENCE – (Volunteer based service supporting Primary Response Agencies) looking for new recruits.  Contact 057 9327429, 5am-5pm, Mon-Fri; or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

SUE RYDER SHOP
needs donations – gifts, clothing, household items, books, dvd’s, etc.  Ph 085 856 8283.

LIVING LINKS CHARITY SHOP:  Laurelle Plaza, Market Sq: Mon, 10am-5pm; Tues-Fri 10am-5.30pm; Sat 11.30am-4.30pm.  Donations always appreciated.  Support to suicide bereaved.

WORLD YOUTH DAY KRAKOW 2016 (Gathering of young Catholics with Pope Francis):  For young people (18-35) who wish to deepen, share and celebrate their faith. Please find information and booking forms on Diocesan website, www.dioceseofmeath.ie/youth.      

VOLUNTEERS URGENTLY WANTED to teach English, Mondays, 7-9pm, Parish Centre.  Ph Rose 087 6469 680.

OFFALY COMHALTAS:  Traditional Irish music classes, Sat, 12-1, St Mary'€™s Youth & Community Centre. Ph 087 265 6586.

€œTULLAMORE TO CALAIS REFUGEE SUPPORT€:  Looking for donations of goods. Ph Lena 087 328 9123 / Maria 087 350 4486 for information on collection points etc.