Parish Visitation in Oct.
Tues. 8th Oct. Mountrath Country
Wed. 9th Oct. Mountrath Town
Thurs. 10th Oct. Ballyfin Parish
Our Parish Based Confirmation Preparation Programme has begun.
Introductory Meetings for Parents / Guardians of children who have enrolled in
the Confirmation Programme arearranged for
Ballyfin National School for Wed. 9th Oct. at 7.00 pm
and Scoil Bhride, Mountrath (Girls School) for Thurs. 10th Oct.at 7.00 pm
when we will be launching the “You Shall Be My Witness” Programme
Proclaimers of the Word (Readers) Meeting
Tues. 6th November – Time 7.30 pm Meeting Room in the Convent.
All Readers are requested to attend this important Meeting.
If you feel that you will not be able to attend this Meeting,
we ask you to let us know as soon as possible.
Contact either Geraldine Moore or Fr.Joe
Laois Hospice Coffee Morning
A note of thanks to all involved in our
recent Coffee Morning in aid of Laois
Hospice. Your generous support is much
Mountrath School of Grinds
Do you know someone who wants extra
support in the following areas?
Secondary school Maths- up to and
including Leaving Certificate
French- Higher and Ordinary Level
English- Higher and Ordinary Level
Primary school- Irish, English Maths
All qualified teachers with years of
experience. Classes will take place in the
€10 per student per class (€100 for the
term) there will have to be 4/5 per class
for a subject or class to go ahead.
Text Gina on 086-8739818 with the following
details: Name of Student,
Subject, Higher or Ordinary level, what year
group and a contact number. She will send
your details to the relevant subject teacher
Mountrath Cottage Market
Sat. 5th Oct. Macra Hall and Yard, Main St.
From 10.00 am to 2.00 pm
Homemade – Home Grown – Home Produced
Senator David Norris will be dropping by
Ballyfin Vintage & Veteran Club 2nd. Steam Threshing Festival
Steam Engine & Mill arrives at The Deadman’s Inn,
Vintage tractors, cars, machinery, bouncing castle, stalls, music, raffles & more.
Adults €5, under 12s free
Proceeds in support of local charities.
For queries or more information
call Pat O’Connor at 087-7824481.
Please Note – This Event has been changed to 5th / 6th Oct.