Newsletter – Sunday 26th June 2011

Drum Mass Intentions
Saturday 25th 8pm: Thomas & Margaret Nolan and grandson Martin, Doohan
Sunday 26th 10am: John Higgins, Crannagh
Friday 1st 7pm: John Kilroy, St. Coman’s Park and Will Horan
Saturday 2nd 8pm: Sonny & Bridget Lawless, Cornafulla SOuth
Sunday 3rd 10am: Gloria Walsh, Crannaghbeg

Clonown Mass Intentions
Sunday 26th 11am: Timothy, Mary, Laurence & Paddy Geoghegan
Friday 1st 8pm: Tommy & Mai Curley
Sunday 3rd 11am: Johnny & Mai Harney and John & Nell Salmon

Official Opening of Cornafulla N.S.
On Monday 27th June at 1pm by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Most Rev. Bishop Christopher Jones. All are welcome.

Drum Clonown Community Games
Well done to all who completed last weekend in the County Roscommon Athletics Finals to those who secured medals. Good luck in the national finals.

Drum Cemetery Voluntary Group Collection
Newsletter with update on the continuing work in the cemetery and envelopes for the annual collection will be distributed over the coming weeks in the Drum Parish and surrounding areas. Thanks for your continued support. More details on

Elphin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Under the leadership of Bishop Jones, departs Knock on Sunday 28th August and returns Friday 2nd September. Fully inclusive price €677 for 5 nights full board. Booking forms available at Drum Parish Office 090-6437125 or from JWT 01-2410800.

Thank You
Sincere thanks to all who attended, organised, supported and participated in last Sunday’s open air mass in Drum cemetery. Thanks to all who contributed to Drum Heritage’s collection which came to over €1,000.

Drum Walking Group
Roscommon Sports Partnership are starting up a walking group on Mondays at 7.30pm at Drum Community Centre, starting Monday 27th June. This is a new initiative for anyone interested in the fresh air and outdoors, while getting fit and keeping healthy at the same time! Anyone can join us with no costs involved. All are welcome.

Athlone Gymnastics Club Summer Camps
Taking place from 4th-8th July and 11th-15th July inclusive. Boys and girls age 6 and over are welcome. For further information contact 087-9188993.

Marriage Jubilee Celebration
The Annual Diocesan Jubilee Celebration of Marriage will take place in St. Patrick’s Church, Castlerea on Sunday 10th July at 3pm with Mass celebrated by Bishop Jones. All married couples are invited to attend, and a special welcome to those celebrating a significant jubilee (60yrs, 50yrs, 40yrs, 25 years). Refreshments afterwards in Tully’s Hotel, Castlerea. Please register with the Cuan Aire Family Life Centre 094-9620057 by Friday 1st July.

Monksland Summer Camp
4th-8th July 2011 from 10am-1pm daily at the Monksland football pitches. Activities include fun and games, soccer and races. Cost €15 for 1 child, €35 for 3 children. Registration night on Tuesday 14th June at 7pm in Monksland Community Centre. Places are limited. For further information contact Sara at Roscommon Sports Partnership on 090-6630853.


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