St. Brigids Parish Newsletter

Sunday July 21st 2019

Mass Intentions

Sat. July 20th Vigil 7.00pm Michael O’ Brien (M.M.) Diarmuid Mac An Adhastair (A)

Sun. July 21st 10.30am No Intention, 12 noon People of the Parish

Mon. July 22nd 10.00am Willie Mc Donagh (B.R.)

Tues. July 23rd 10.00am No Intention

Fri. July 26th 10.00am Charlie Cleary (M.M.)

Sat. July 27th Vigil 7.00pm Paul Keady (A) People of the Parish

Sun. July 28th 10.30am Nano Dinner (A) & deceased family members

12 noon Michael Donlon (A) Gabriel Fahy (A)


Communality Garden Festival & Family Fun Day

Takes place on Wed. July 24th from 1-3pm in the Ballybane Community Garden. There will be lots on offer on the day including tours of the garden, pizzas from the cob oven, healthy snacks and home baking, face painting, music, healthy eating information, fun activities and free blood pressure checks with Croi. For further information contact Imelda 091 768305.


Photographs for History Project

Friends of the Sisters of Jesus and Mary in Ballybane plan to compile a history in tribute to the work of the Sisters in Ballybane. If you have any photographs or memories of your involvement with the Sisters in Ballybane that you could share with us for this project please drop them into the box in Ballybane Library before Aug. 7th. Phone 087 3403815 for more details.


Reek Sunday

The annual national pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick ‘Reek Sunday’ takes place on Sun. July 28th. Mass will be celebrated on the summit of the mountain on the hour with the first Mass at 8am and the last Mass at 2pm. Confessions will be available on the summit from 7:30am to 2pm.


Summer Readathon

Do your kids love books? Then why not get them involved in the Summer Readathon at Kennys Bookshop on Thurs. July 25th. The free event from 11-5pm, will feature visiting children’s authors' with storytimes, giveaways, special offers & more.


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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