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 are arranged 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 on Tues. 6th Nov. – 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
Ballyfin Vintage & Veteran Club 2nd. Steam Threshing Festival 5th / 6th Oct.
Ballyfin Athletic Club – 60th Anniversary Social Night
The Club would like to invite all members, former & present, to a special social gathering in the function room of the Deadmans Inn, Ballyfin on Saturday 9th November 2019. It promises to be a great night with food, music, good craic and an opportunity for everyone to meet up and share stories. If attending, can you text Breda at 086 7758322 or email Colette @ corourkelaoiscoco.ie or as we need an indication on numbers by Fri. 25th Oct. Please spread the word and looking forward to seeing everyone on the night.
Ballyfin Vintage & Veterans Club Chat Show
With Mr. James Sutton & Guest speakers
Professor Noel Fitzpatrick ‘The SUPERVET’
Fr. Sean Hyland CC ‘Whisperings of my Soul’
Mrs. Anna May Mc Hugh M.D. ‘Queen of the Ploughing’
Ballyfin Community Centre 16th November 2019 7.30pm Sharp
Ticket only event – Ticket €25 (seat allocation) Includes Musical Entertainment
All proceeds to Ballyfin Vintage Club re. Local Charities – Ticket from Deadman’s Inn, Ballyfin – Centra Stores, Ballylinan – The Parish Centre, Portarlington
Phelan’s Bakery, Top Square, Portlaoise – Delaney’s Butcher Shop, Mountrath
Date for the Diary
Ballyfin NS Parents Council are holding a Table Quiz at Deadmans Inn – Fri 15th Nov. more details to follow
Ballyfin Community Alert
Over 65 Years ?? Well you can now apply for free personal monitored alarm if you have landline or mobile. Monitoring cost is free for 1st year. If interested just ring Sheila Dowling at 086 1570145.
The Irish Tenors In Concert
St. Fintan’s Parish Ch, Mountrath Fri. 21st Feb. 2020 – 8.00 pm Tickets €25
This Concert is in aid of Mountrath Church Painting Fund
“We Can Do It”
Tickets will be available in in couple’ weeks