Newsletter – Sunday 6th April 2014

Drum Mass Intentions
Saturday 5th 8pm: Catherine Higgins, Curryroe
Sunday 6th 10am: Brian & Gerry Devine, Ardkeenan
Tuesday 8th 7pm: Andy Kenny and deceased family members, Rooskey, followed by Rosary and Benediction
Thursday 10th 7pm: Baby Seán McManus, Curraghaleen
Friday 11th 7pm: Private Intentions
Saturday 12th 10.30am: Nure and Johnstown Station Mass in the home of Eamon and Breda McManus
Saturday 12th 8pm: Tom Connor and deceased family members, Clonark
Sunday 13th 10am: Angeline & Baby Mia Keegan, Dysart

Clonown Mass Intentions
Sunday 6th 11am: Deceased members of the Shine family, Cunny and Buggane
Sunday 13th 11am: Lena, Peter & Kathleen Dunning

Monksland Area Mass
Tuesday 10th April at 8pm in Monksland Community Centre. All welcome.

Amber Rosemary O’Neill
Cormac Jack Carney
Céad míle fáilte! Congratulations to their parents.

To the children from Ardkeenan, Cornafulla and Summerhill N.S. who made their First Confessions recently in St. Brigid’s Church, Drum.

Drum/Clonown Community Games
Church gate collection on Easter weekend, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th April. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Waste Plastic Collection
There will be a collection of waste plastic at Ballydangan Stores (Moore turn) on Monday 7th April between 9am–5pm. For further information contact FRS Network 071-9662781, 087-3291081 or 086-2521699.

49th Féile Ceoil na Scoileanna
Takes place in the Dean Crowe Theatre from Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th April, at 7pm daily. Matinee on Tuesday and Wednesday at 10.30am. Please come and support. Fáilte roimh chuile dhuine.

‘Join Our Boys’ fundraising events
Your support for these upcoming events would be appreciated:
-Table Quiz on Friday 11th April at 9pm in Millar’s Bar, Ballydangan.
-Coffee Morning on Sunday 13th April at 12 noon in Moore Hall, Ballydangan.

Elphin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Applications are invited for places in the Assisted Pilgrims section for the sick. Forms available from Fr. Ray Milton at 090-6661115.

Lenten Prayer Group
On Tuesdays during Lent at 6.30pm in Monksland Community Centre. Everyone welcome.

Trócaire Lenten Campaign
Envelopes containing Trócaire Fast Boxes are available at the back of the churches. Every home is asked to bring one and support Trócaire in helping people to make a living so that they can escape poverty.

Clonown/Athlone 5k-10k Run
Takes place on Sunday 27th April 2014 in Clonown. Further details on and

Darkness Into Light
This year Athlone will be hosting a Darkness Into Light 5k run/walk fundraising and awareness event for Pieta House, which will take place on May 10th at 04:15am. Further information and registration details are available on


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