Do This in Memory

A special welcome to all the children and their parents preparing for their First Holy Communion.

Newsletter for 08/02/2015

We pray for  Colum Corless, Kinvara & Dublin who died during the week. Sincere sympathies to his family.  R.I.P.
ANNIVERSARIES: Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. Feb. 7th, 7.00 Birdie & Bernie Leech & dec members of the Leech/Brennan families
Delia & Martin O’Grady
Sun. Feb. 8th, 09.00 Tommy Joe Linnane & dec. family members, Nogra
Sun. Feb. 8th, 12.00 Betty & Paddy Joe Griffin, Dunguaire
Thurs. Feb 12th 10am People of the parish
Sat. Feb 14th 7pm Dr. Vivian Greene Dunguaire,  Anniversary
Mary ‘Bobby’ Connolly, Parkroe, 1st Anniversary
Sun. Feb 15th 12pm Michael & Lena Green, Kinvara
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,158: A sincere ‘Thank you’ for you generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.

Parish Youth Choir Meeting

There will be a practice on Wednesday 25th of February in the Parish meeting room (old convent). All are welcome.

Galway Novena

The Galway Solemn Novena takes places

Monday 9th-Tuesday 17th of February.

There are six sessions each day as follows:

Monday-Saturday: 7.45, 11:00, 13.10, 15.30, 19.30, 21.00.
Sunday: 9:00, 10.30, 12.30, 16.30, 18.30, 20.00.
Parish Website

There is a parish website being designed at the moment. If you have any good pictures or photographs of the parish that you think might be suitable please give them to Fr. David or email to

Twinning town Locoal-Mendon

A group of visitors from our twinning town Locoal-Mendon in Brittany will be visiting Kinvara on Saturday 11th April 2015. They will have their own transport so no need to worry about proximity to the village, etc.
The group consists of 17 adults and 13 children.
They’re looking for families to host them for 4 nights from Saturday 11th to Wednesday 15th April.
Please email carol and let her know what you can offer in terms of accommodation e.g. single/double beds, preference to host couples/kids/teens, etc.

Gardening Course in Inagh

‘Growing Organic Vegetables’ with Gardening Author and Lecturer Klaus Laitenberger, Sat 14th Feb 10am – 4pm. Details; Sinéad 087 9537597

French Through Fun!

Seamount College, Kinvara. suitable for all levels and will run for eight weeks starting from 25th February, 7.30- 9.30. Fee €150

French Through Cooking

an eight week course starting from 25th February, 7.00- 9.30. Fee €260, inclusive of materials.
For further information and to book places please contact: 087 2427992

Sing and Play The Easy Way!

Learn how to sing and play guitar in a fun, relaxed and supportive group during a twelve week evening class in Seamount College, Kinvara.

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