St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday October 22nd 2017

Mass Intentions

Sat. Oct. 21st Vigil 7pm Mike Connolly (A) Mary & Michael O’ Toole & Nora Thomas (A)

Sun. Oct. 22nd 10.30am Michael Acton (A) 12 noon Michael Mangan (A)

Mon. Oct. 23rd 10.00am No Intention

Tues. Oct. 24th 10.00am No Intention

Fri. Oct. 27th 10.00am No Intention

Sat. Oct. 28th Vigil 7pm John Dooley (1st A) Michael Molloy (A)

Sun. Oct. 29th 10.30am Mike & Mary Flaherty (A) and deceased family members, 12 noon Christopher O’ Meara (A)


The Annual Ecumenical Memorial Service

In remembrance of the patients who have died in the past at Galway University Hospitals, will be held in the Staff Canteen of the Nurses Home, on the grounds of University Hospital Galway at 7pm on Thurs. Oct. 26th. All relatives and friends of the deceased are welcome to attend.


Save the Date

A Fundraising Table Quiz in aid of St. Brigid's Parish will be held on Thursday November 9th in Flannery'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. Lots of prizes on the night.


Perinatal­­ & Self Care Support­ ­Group

A new Aware Perinatal­­ & Self Care Support­ ­Group meets in Unit­ 8­ Merlin Park from ­7.3­0pm to 9pm every Wednesday. This peer­ supp­ort group is suitable­ for anyone ex­perienc­ing low mood ­or anxiety, which sta­rted duri­ng pregnanc­y or after­ birth. You do not need a diagnosis or a referral. No­ appointmen­t necessa­ry and there i­s no cos­t involved. Further information available from Rosemary 01 661 7211.


Volunteer Drivers

Cope Galway Meals on Wheels are urgently seeking volunteer drivers to deliver meals across the City & County on Tuesdays, own car essential. Phone 091700800 for further details.


Creative Writing Class

Mervue Active Retirement are hosting Creative Writing Classes in St. James GAA Club, Michael Collins Road commencing on Tues. Oct. 31st from 2-4pm. For further information contact 087 9060386.


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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