Thank you

Thank you

The SVP society would like thank everyone who contributed to their church gate collection. €753 was raised. Thank you for your support.

Tridiuum To St Joseph

St Joseph’s Parish Carrickmacross extend an invitation to all, to come and join us for Our Tridiuum to St Joseph, on the 29th, 30th April and 1st May (the Feast of St Joseph, the worker). Masses 10am and 7.30pm. Guests speakers include, Sr Margaret Anne, Sr Mary Jo, Rev Fr Peter 
Mc Verry, Rev Fr Martin Donnelly, Rev Fr Benedict Hughes, Mgr 
Vincent Connelly. Hope you’ll join 
us for this celebration in the Year of Faith.

Trocaire Collection 2013

AMOUNTED to €2,518.00. Thank you for your support.


50 brave souls to Climb Croagh Patrick on Saturday 11th May 2013. All Proceeds towards the Parish. Sponsorship Cards in the Sacristy after Mass.

Gold Medal

CONGRATULATIONS to Adam Connolly who received a gold medal for participating in the John Paul Awards

Matthews Coach Hire

UPCOMING TRIPS: May 11th: Derry City of Culture €65pp (Meal Incl.). May 25th: Beleek Pottery
 & Lough Erne Cruise €65pp (Meal Incl.). Extended Breaks: June 17th-21st: Waterford & Sunny S
outh East €460pps. July 15th-19th : Enchanting & Musical Donegal €390pps. (All extended breaks 
include hotel, entrance fees & 

Desktop Publishing

FETAC level 4 Desktop Publishing starting Workhouse Tuesday 
16th April 1.30pm-2.30pm for 12 weeks . Come along on the day or call Mary O’Rourke ( MID) 0429664478

Killanny GAA News

“Hunt for the Hunk 2013” in aid of GFC Development fund on Friday 27th of April at 8pm in the Community Centre at 8pm. Adm €10. Please support.

Lotto Numbers 26, 2, 27, 28. No Jackpot Winner. Weekly €20. Lily Kelly, Margaret Crawley, Harry & Anthony Boylan, Anne McCahey, Niamh Reid, Louis Cunningham.

World Record Attempt

KILLANNY GFC are participating in a World Record attempt to hold the greatest number of competitors at any one time in a 3 legged race. 
The event will take place at the Killanny GAA pitch at 11.30 on Saturday 4th May. Anyone who is 
interested in participating can contact Michael Crawley on 086 8102014.

Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland

ARE you caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s or Dementia? The Alzheimer’s Society Of Ireland 
are holding a 5week course of training for family carers with Alzheimer’s or dementiain the Shirely 
Arms Hotel, Carrickmacross. Wednesday evenings April 17th, April 24th,May 1st May8th, and May1
5th. Contact Rosie Murray -01 
207 3800 or

Senior Citizens

PLANS are underway for our Party on Sunday 26th of May. We will start Mass at 3pm, after which a full 
meal will be served. The meal will be followed by bingo and music.
 A church gate collection will be 
held on Sat 11th and Sun 12th of May.

Monster Bingo

DUNDALK Lions Club are holding a monster Bingo in aid of local 
charities on Sunday 21st. April at 3pm in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk. Prize money €5000.


EMBRACING CHANGE (for the better) Workshop: Part of the Invest in YourSELF programme of classes. 2 hr workshop will include 
written exercises to explore your relationship with change. The evening will also include the usual format 
of relaxation, learning positive thinking techniques and healing through Bowen Therapy and meditation. Cost €20.00. To book telephone Marie on 087 653 7880 or you can book via the website:

Inniskeen/Killanny Daffodil W/End 2013

CONGRATULATIONS to you all on a most successful w/end.
€2,218.72 has been lodged to The Irish Cancer Society. This 
money is used to fund FREE HOMECARE NURSING for all terminally
 ill cancer patients so they can live out their remaining days with
 dignity in their own homes. A huge THANK YOU to you all.

Further Education

MONAGHAN Institute Prospectus now available. New courses on offer for 2013/2014 for further details contact the office on 047-84900. Also OPEN Day at Monaghan Institute, 8th May 10.00am – 7.00 pm.

Senior Help Line

A national confidential telephone 
listening service for older people 
provided by trained older volunteers for the price of a local call anywhere in Ireland, LoCall 1850 440 444. Would you be interested in 
taking part in a walking tour of the Camino de Santiago to raise 
funds for this valuable Third Age service. If so contact Neil at or 0834260081.


THE national depression support organization, holds a weekly support group for people experiencing depression in St Peter’s Church of Ireland Parish Hall, Peter Street, Drogheda on the first, third and fourth Wednesday of each month @ 8pm. There is no need for referral and no fee. Aware support groups offer people the space to talk through concerns and explore options available to

Spring Clean Up

We are looking to establish a Residents/ Community group along the Dundalk Rd (Killanny) and the adjoining roads with an immediate objective of carrying out a litter cleanup of these areas. We need you to get involved. You are invited to a meeting in the Killanny Community Centre on Monday April 15th at 7.30pm.

Killanny Active Reirement

NEXT meeting on Tuesday 16th of April at 2:30 in the Parish Hall.

Mental Health

GROW is Ireland’s largest community based mental health organisation working in the area of mental health. Meetings are free, last two hours, providing friendship and support in a confidential, safe, non-judgmental environment. A small voluntary donation is requested to cover refreshments. 
When: Tuesday 7-30to 9-30p.m. Where: Iontas Community Centre, Castleblayney. Wednesday:, 7-30 to 9-30 p.m. Solas Drop in Centre in the grounds of St. Davnet’s, Monaghan. Info line: 1890 474 474 Roseanna 0860547472.

Acrylic Painting

AN Introduction to Acrylic Painting at the Workhouse, Carrickmacross. 6week course. Tuesday evenings from 7 to 9pm. Starting 23rd April. Run by professional artist/qualified art teacher Orlagh Meegan-Gallagher. Phone 087 689 5524 for details