St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday August 19th 2018

Mass Intentions

Sat. Aug. 18th Vigil 7pm Mary O’Brien (1st A) Mary & Padraig Mc Donagh (A)

Sun. Aug. 19th 10.30am Winifred Mc Donagh (A) People of the Parish, 12noon Barry John Roach (A) Sally Rabbitte (A)

Mon. Aug. 20th 10.00am No Intention

Tues. Aug. 21st 10.00am No Intention

Fri. Aug. 24th 10.00am No Intention

Sat. Aug. 25th Vigil 7pm People of the Parish

Sun. Aug. 26th 10.30am No Intention, 12noon No Intention


Cemetery Sunday

New Cemetery Bohermore  Sunday Aug. 19th. Mass at 11am. Devotions at 5.00pm.


World Meeting of Families

The World Meeting of Families 2018 will be officially opened with a ceremony in Galway Cathedral on Tues. Aug. 21st at 7:30pm. The ceremony will be led by Bishop Brendan Kelly and will include a blessing of families with the relic of Blessed Karl of Austria.


Merlin Woods Community Garden Picnic

Join the ARD Gardening Group & ARD Women's Circle for a fun filled day on Sat. Aug. 25th from 2-5pm. BBQ, bug hunt, games, face painting, sing song in the garden. Bring a dish to share. All welcome. Further Information 085 2484380.


Craft Village

A new Craft Village will open at the Galway Crystal Heritage Centre on Fri Aug. 24th. It will run on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, from 10am until 5pm, initially for an 8-week period. If you are a producer and would like to take a stall or offer a talk/class/demonstration email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


New Bridge Club

There is a new Bridge Club commencing in the Menlo Park Hotel on Thurs Sept 6th at 10.00am.  New members welcome.  For more details please contact Noreen on 087 9793722.


Child Protection

St. Brigid's Parish is committed to the protection of all children, young people and vulnerable adults in our parish. The Galway Diocesan Policy on Safeguarding Children, Young people and Vulnerable Adults is available on



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