24 May 2015

Community Events

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Updated 22nd. May 2015

PERPETUAL EUCHARISTIC ADORATION in Hospital Chapel day & night. Ph 9321232

GARDEN CLUB:  Visit Fancroft Mill & Gardens, Roscrea & Laughton House & Garden, Moneygall, Wed 27.  Bus leaves O Connor Sq at 9am.  Ph Eileen 057 9352312.  All welcome.

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA 30 July-6 Aug, €699.  Ph Fr John Nally 0874114450, Pat Kidney 0863192399, PJ Smyth 0868796190.

OFFALY S.P.C.A:  AGM Sun 17, 3pm, Foresters Hall, Church St, Refreshments served, all welcome.


CANTOIRI:  Present a concert at St. Catherine’s Church, Tullamore, Thurs 4 June, 8pm.  Adm €10.


TULLAMORE GRAMOPHONE SOCIETY:  Recital of classical and trad. music on harp and flute, Charleville Castle, Fri 22, 8pm.


LA LECHE LEAGUE BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP:   Meeting Thurs 21, 8pm Health Centre. Ph Eileen 087 2764832, Caroline 085 1760632.  Find us on Facebook La Leche League Tullamore.


CARERS ASSOCIATION:  Providing QQ1 (FETAC) Level 5 Communications module, Thurs 28; 1 day week for 5 weeks in Tullamore.  For more info 057 9370221.


IRISH GIRL GUIDES:  Volunteers wanted (over 18yrs) to be a Leader. Training and mentoring provided.  Ph Val 086 2322151 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for information.


IRISH CANCER SOCIETY:  Volunteers wanted to drive local patients to and from chemotherapy treatments.  Volunteer expenses are paid, ph 01 2316642 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


MEATH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES: 12-17 Sept, €689, ph 01 6359300.  Youths (over 18) ph 087 7631916, hospital pilgrims ph 087 7914828. 


DOCHAS:  Offaly Cancer Support Group drop in Centre, Offaly St.  Phone 057 9328268.  Mon to Thurs 10am – 2pm.


MIDLANDS SIMON SHOP DONATION DRIVE - Mon 18 to Sat 23. Drop donations to Main Street, Tullamore (beside Finlays Pharmacy) opening hours 10am – 5.30pm.  Ph 057 9326991.


COFFEE MORNING & CAKE SALE:  Thurs 28 May, 9am – 1pm, Charleville Centre, Church Rd.  Proceeds to Nepal Earthquake & Console The National Suicide Prevention.


MIDLAND CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP LTD:  Meeting Tues 19, St Mary’s Parish Centre, 7.30pm

READY:  Social evening, Sun 17, 7.30pm, Central Hotel.  All welcome.  To book, ph 9341235

5K FUN RUN/WALK: ScoilMhuire, Wed 27.  Registration 2-3.30pm & from 6pm.Starts 7pm sharp.Adult €10; family €20.

SEXUAL ABUSE & RAPE CRISIS CENTRE:  Confidential Counselling Service, Helpline 1800323232.

MIDLAND LIVING LINKS (Supporting the suicide bereaved).  Ph 0861600641.

FREE ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLASSES Mon, 7-9pm, Parish Centre.  All levels are welcome.

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

GROW:  Strengthening mental health & well being, looking for people to take part in a community survey, ph 086 7940549 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
SHS MUSEUM:  Mon 18 May, SHS.  If you have artifacts to display ph Sean or Roxanne 057 9321747 to arrange drop in time.
 
PARENTS FIRST:  Volunteer parents needed, 1-2 hours weekly to help share their experiences.  Ph 057 9322996 or 086 1959221.

ACCORD are looking for qualified counsellors (diploma or degree level), who have significant knowledge & experience of Person Centred Approach to counselling.    Ph ACCORD 0579341831.

HIDDEN – BUT STILL AMONG US:  Volunteers wanted to visit prisoners in prison.  Text 0851887854; email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND FROM MEATH DIOCESE:  4-12 Sept.  Cost €1250 plus tax, ph 01 8783111 or Kingscourt office 042 9667314 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

OFFALY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICE looking for women to participate in Mini marathon, 1 June.  Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 0579351794.

POWER4GOOD – supporting people in Zambia with disability – looking for volunteers for their shop; also items for shop.  Ph Molly 0872914302

7 DAY MEDJUGORJE PILGRIMAGE:  departs Wed 19 Aug, 2015. €659 all in per person sharing.  Ph  Michael  086 8157305.

TULLAMORE ACTIVE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION:  Members please note New Venue Parish Centre, new day, Thurs 3-5pm.

SUE RYDER CHARITY SHOP:  Would appreciate unwanted gifts, clothes, shoe, handbags & household items.  Also volunteers wanted ph 085 8568283.

IS DYSELXIA UPSETTING YOUR FAMILY:  To have your child read better ph Breda 086 3792360 or ateasewithdyslexia.com.

WORK OF IRISH EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE: Work for Irish Council for Prisoners oversees. www.icpo.ie for information.

PARISH CENTREis available for catering after funerals.  Contact Tom on 9321587 or 086 0547266.

MEDUJGORJE:  Pilgrimage 20-27 May.  Special offer €519 if paid in full before Dec 10th.  For details ph 087 7828283.

ST VINCENT DE PAUL:  good quality furniture wanted urgently.  Collection available. Ph Michael 057 9322072/087 7384828.

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