12/04/2015 Newsletter :: Second Sunday of Easter

ANNIVERSARIES: Please pray for the following for whom Mass will be offered
Sat. Apr. 11th 7pm John, Ellen & Sr. Rosario Donoghue & deceased family members
Sun. Apr. 12th 9am People of the parish
12:00 Noon Patrick Bermingham [Anniversary]
Stephen & Margaret Donoghue, Gortnaclough
Jimmy & Mary O’Donohue, Cappamore, [Anniversary]
Tue. Apr. 14th 7pm Ballinderreen
Wed. Apr. 15th 9am Ballinderreen
Thu. Apr. 16th 10am Patrick, Mary & Bridget O’Halloran, [Anniversary]
Paddy Gearaghty & Gaughan, Shellin & O’Connor deceased family members
Fri. Apr. 17th 10am Patrick & Delia Burke [Anniversary]
Noel Heffernan, [Anniversary]
Sat. Apr. 18th 7pm Sean & Judy McMahon
Sun. Apr. 19th 9am Bridget O’Connell, [Anniversary]
12:00 Noon Mary & Martin Linnane, Inishrue
Last Sunday’s Collection

€1,490: A sincere ‘Thank you’ for your generosity and support. All the money collected in the weekend collections goes towards the maintenance and upkeep our Parish and Churches.

€490, collection for Holy Places, Thank you.

Fashion Extravaganza :: Seamount College

Pre-loved & vintage fashion extravaganza in aid of Seamount College Pitch Development will take place on Thurs. 23rd. April at the Lady Gregory Hotel, Gort. Sale of pre-loved vintage/designer fashion. Come along and pick up a bargain!  Style talk and fashion tips from TV3’s Marietta Doran, raffle & much more! Tickets available from Seamount, Londis Kinvara, & Treasures Boutique Gort.


As we are coming to the end of Lent 2015, it would be appreciated if Trocaire Boxes could be returned as soon as possible. If all small coins could be changed to €1 & €2 coins it would be a great help when counting.

Lough Derg Pilgrimage

Lough Derg Pilgrimage Season opens Saturday 2nd May with One Day Retreats which continue on 3, 4, 9, 10, 12, 16, 17, 19, 23, 25, of May. Advance booking is essential. The Three Day Pilgrimage season begins on Friday 29th May. You can begin the Three Day Pilgrimage any day between 29th May and 13thAugust. Pre-booking not required. Contact Lough Derg 071 9861518 or email. info@loughderg.org

Kinvara Bay Sailing Club

TABLE QUIZ – to help raise funds for a new safety boat. Raffle, spot prizes & finger food. Friday 17th April @ 8.30pm in Keoghs Bar.  Pre-book your table in DIY Pursuits (€40 per table/€10 per person).

Parish Office

Parish Office Opening Hours:

Tuesday & Wednesday Ballinderreen 9.30am—12.30pm
Thursday & Friday Kinvara 9.30am—12.30pm

Phone no. 086-8577644

Community Centre Concert News

Jim Rooney returns to The Community Centre on Friday 17th April at 8:00 pm with Philip Donnelly to play American Country music at it’s best. Support with bluegrass duo Paul & Cian Mulligan. Adm €15/€12. – Special Guest Seán Keane!

Kinvara Farmers Market

Kinvara Farmers Market are looking for a new site for the weekly Friday Market. If you know of a suitable field, yard or garden within the village that could be rented please contact Pam Fleming on 091-637460

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