St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday November 18th 2018

Mass Intentions

Sat. Nov.17th Vigil 7pm Patrick Cooke (A)

Sun. Nov. 18th 10.30am Tony Kilkelly (A) 12noon People of the Parish

Mon. Nov. 19th 10.00am Maureen Lynch (A) Winifred Mc Donagh (RIP)

Tues. Nov.20th10.00am Alan Conboy (A)

Fri. Nov. 23rd 10.00Mary Duffy (B.R.)

Sat. Nov.24th Vigil 7pm People of the Parish

Sun. Nov. 25th 10.30am John & Kevin Mc Kiernan (A) 12noon Paddy, Nora & Pat Concannon (A)



St. Brigid's Parish Table Quiz

In aid of our Parish will be held on Thursday November 22nd inFlannery's Hotel at 8.00pm. The cost is €40 per table of 4 or €10 each. We are asking you to support us by getting a team of 4 people.


November Mass

The John Paul Centreare having their November Mass in St. Brigid's on Wed Nov 21st Mass at 11.45am. All are welcome.


Ballybane Christmas Fayre

The Ballybane Taskforce are hosting a Christmas Fayre on Sat. Dec. 8th in the Ballybane Community Resource Centre for all the family. Lots of festive delights! Stalls €10. To book a stall contact: Breda 091 755381/Imelda 091 768305.


All Parish Volunteers - Data Protection Forms

To comply with legal requirements all Parish volunteers must sign and return the Data Protection forms as soon as possible to either Fr. John or Breda at the parish office.



A Gentle Journey Towards a New Beginning in College Chapel, NUI Galway on Nov. 24th from 10am - 2.00pm. This retreat provides a prayerful opportunity to step back from the stress of life. Contact 091 495055 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Candlelight Service

Pieta  House Candlelight Service, Sun. Nov. 25th 3.30pm in the Augustinian Church. The service is a time to remember our loved ones not only those who have died by suicide. 


Public Event in Ballybane on Improving Your Home Energy Efficiency

Galway Energy Co-operative is holding an event at the SCCUL Enterprise Centre from 7-9pm on Wed. Nov.  21st to highlight the various grants and support schemes for carrying out home energy improvements as part of a community scheme.


St. Nicholas' Christmas Fayre

Takes place in St. Nicholas' Collegiate church in Lombard Street on Sat. Nov. 24th 10am - 2pm.  There will be choirs singing, stalls selling, teas, coffees and lunch for munching and lots of activities for children as well.


Keeping in Balance: Day Retreat 

Sat. 1 Dec. 1st from 10:00am-4:00pm at the Jesuit Centre, 6 Ely Place, Sea Road, Galway. Cost €20. Info This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 086 8776537.


Festive Fair

Western Alzheimers are holding a Festive Fair in Tribeton, Merchants Road, Galway (formerly Mc Donaghs Hardware) on Sun. Nov. 25th from 11- 6.Come along and support this fair full of local crafters whilst supporting a local charity.


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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