Sunday, 22nd May 2016
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sally Campbell whose funeral took place during the week. We remember the bereaved in our prayers.
Supporting the Parish
Total Offertory: € 850.00
Envelopes Stamullen € 310.00
Envelopes Julianstown € 275.00
Bingo Wednesday night
Join us at our next Bingo on Wednesday, 25th May at 8 pm in the City North Hotel for what is always a great night ….. Looking forward to seeing you all there ……
On the night of the bingo we will hold a Raffle. If you would like to donate a prize please contact Pauline on 086-1607683 or leave items with Carol in the Parish Office. Thank you.
Corpus Christi – 29th May
Children who received their First Holy Communion this year are invited to process to the 10 am and 11:30 am Masses next Sunday. Please meet at 9:30 am at St. Patrick’s NS (9:45 am in the Parish Centre if it is raining) or 11 am at Whitecross NS.
We ask parishioners to pray for all the children from the parish who will take their First Communion this year.
Mass and Blessing of Graves
- The Annual cemetery Mass will take place in Stamullen Cemetery on Friday, 24thMore details to follow later.
- Mass and Blessing of Graves in Moorechurch Cemetery will take place on Sunday, 3rdJuly at 11:30 am.
- Mass and Blessing of Graves in Kilsharvan Cemetery will take place on Friday, 8thJuly at 7:30 pm.
Please alert those outside the parish to these dates.
Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Led by Bishop Michael, the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 12th-17th September. Cost, which includes Return flights, 5 nights full board, gov. Taxes and Travel Insurance is from €719. Contact Pilgrimages Abroad on 01-6359300.
To book on the Hospital Pilgrim Section please contact Lily Brangan on 087-6978783.
If parishioners know of anyone who would benefit from a trip to Our Lady’s Shrine but who might find the cost difficult at this time, please contact Lily on the above number.
Knights of St Colmbanus: St Oliver’s Walk
The Annual Knights of St Columbanus St Oliver’s Walk, visiting seven beautiful churches in Drogheda, will be held on both Friday 27th & Saturday 28th May. The Camino style walk starts from Our Lady of Lourdes Church and follows a 3.2km route finishing at St. Peter’s Church where the National Shrine of St Oliver Plunkett is located. Walkers can complete the walk at their own pace or even over the two days and they will get their Camino style passport stamped at each church. Full details on www.stoliverswalk.com.
Adoration at Silverstream Priory
The Benedictine Monks of Silverstream Priory invite the faithful to join them in adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament daily from Thursday, 26 May (Feast of Corpus Christi) until Friday, 3 June (Feast of the Sacred Heart). The Most Blessed Sacrament will be solemnly exposed in the chapel of the priory from after Holy Mass (11 am Monday—Saturday; 10 am Sunday) until Vespers (6pm).
Meath Partnership iPad/Laptop Classes
Meath Partnership are offering classes for Laptop and iPad/tablet/phone users during June. Classes will be held in St. Patrick’s GAA Club (Wednesdsays 10-12 am and 1-3 pm). Cost €20 for 4 weeks (one class per week). Places strictly limited (min 8 maximum 10). Please contact Mary Davitt 087-6334337 for more information (please indicate if you are a new user).
Down Syndrome Louth Meath Concert
Down Syndrome Louth Meath proudly present The Tredagh Singers and the Drogheda Baroque Players in Concert in Listoke Gardens, Drogheda next Friday, 27th May at 8 pm. More information and tickets from Clare Leonard on 0876383477 for what should be a most enjoyable evening. All very welcome.
The trip to Japanese Gardens and National Stud has been rescheduled for Tuesday, 24th May. The cost for the day including entry fees is €21. Bus will leave Stamullen at 10:30 am.
We are also planning an evening at Fairyhouse Races on Wednesday 29th June…. More details later.
For information or to book contact Rosie at 8411065.
Julianstown Tidy Towns – Help Needed!!
We Need your Help! It’s only two weeks until judging for the Tidy Towns starts, we URGENTLY need a little help. Is their an area YOU think needs a tidy? There is lots to do such as cutting back overhanging brambles, clearing pavements of weeds, Strimiming, and of course weeding the beds, We are out on Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings, and an extra hand works wonders. Our planters will be in situ next week and if you were watching our Facebook Page they look great (Thanks Robert). If you don’t want to join committee that’s fine – any help is always appreciated!
St. Patrick’s GF & HC – Club News
- 1. Minor Ladies Final Replay takesplace on Saturday,21st May at 6pm in Skryne. Patrick’s v Dunsany.
- ‘B’ League Div. 1 on Mondayat GAA Grounds, Stamullen at 7.45 pm. St. Patrick’s v Skryne.
- JBFC on Saturday,28th May at the GAA Grounds, Dunshaughlin at 6pm. St. Patrick’s v Boardsmill.
- Social Dancing is back at St. Patrick’s GAA Centre on Friday,27th May commencing at 9pm. Music by Country Pride. Adm: €5 including raffle.
St. Patrick’s Club – Lotto
Drawn on 17/05/2016. No winner. Numbers drawn:1,3,4,10. Weekly winners: B. Arnold, Gerard Gough, The Supporter, Andy Traynor, A & R Brennan. Next Crossbar draw: May 31st: €950. Next Draw: €6,100.
Stamullen Road Club
An Post Ras Opening Stage on Sunday, 22nd May: Dublin Castle to Multyfarnham, Co. Westmeath, (144.6km): Route: Clonee, Co. Meath, where race will officially start at (12:30), Dunshaughlin on the R147 (12:35), Bohermeen with a prime in honour of the late Phil McDonnell, arriving at (13:18), Kells with another An Post Prime, (13:33), Lough Crew Category 3 KOM (14:18). Multyfarnham,Co. Westmeath. Riders are expected to arrive at (15:06) and will then go on to complete one lap of a local circuit before reaching the finish line in Multyfarnham at (15:30)
Final Stage from Kildare town to Skerries (147.7km): Ceremonial Start at Post Office, Kildare Town (Neutralised for 2:2km), Official Start at Cill Dara Golf club (12:15)
Route: Kilcock, Co. Kildare ((12.57), Dunsany (13:24), Curraha (13:45), Pluckhimin Category 3 KOM (13:53), Garristown (13:54), Naul (14:05), Balrothery (14:12), Cross of the Cage Category 3 KOM (14:18), Skerries Strand Street, arrival time (14:29), before completing three Laps of the Black Hills circuit.
Finish Line for finale expected at (15:21).
Gormanston Beach Clean-up
Please note beach clean-up sessions for the Holiday Season:1st June to 30th September. Days and Time: 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month at 7pm. Meet at Delvin River Viaduct. Clean up generally runs from the Delvin River’s Bremore Beach to Ben Head cliffs. All equipment supplied in co-operation with Meath County Council.
Star of the Sea AC
Star of the Sea A.C. are hosting their annual 5k Road Race on May 24th from 8-8.30 pm. Please note there will be some traffic disruption in Stamullen village, Gormanston Road and Cockhill Road as. There will be plenty of marshals on the route, we hope to keep disruption to a minimum and apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.
Speech & Language Therapy Information Session
Join us for a FREE information session on Speech and Language Difficulties for 5-12 year olds with Speech and Language Therapist Pamela Raftery on Wednesday 25th May at 7pm. Please call 018704401 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place.