Active Retirement Association (OVER 55’s):  Meetings/activities will resume on Tuesday 26th September at 8.30pm in Ballindine Community Centre.  New members very welcome.

Ballindine Comhaltas

Ballindine Comhaltas are holding the Annual Martin Donoghue Trad Festival on 29th Sept 1st Oct.  Official opening on Fri 29th Sept in Ballindine Centre @8pm.  Music and Sean Nós dancing workshops on Sat 30th Oct in Ballindine school.  Gala concert in Ballindine Church on Sat 1st @ 8.30pm.

Tickets for the concert and all information regarding festival available from and phone 086 – 8804917

GAA lotto results September 11th

Lotto: Results from Monday 11th Sept:  Numbers drawn were:  No winner and 2 match 3: Eileen Feerick, Carrowreagh and Rita McHugh, Pollturick.  Lotto jackpot is €9,700.

Next week’s draw will be in Mullarkey’s on Mon 18th September.

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Milltown GAA “Blue and White Forever”!!

Church Notices September 16th

Sunday 17th Sept 11:00am Nora & Thady Cunningham, Kilgervrin
Monday 18th Sept. 7.30pm Novena Mass – Special Intention.
Tuesday 19th Sept. 10:00am People of the Parish
Wednesday 20th Sept. 10:00am Michael McLaughlin, Donegal
Thursday 21st Sept. 7.30pm John Hession & Deceased members of family Baunmore
Friday 22nd Sept. 7.30pm Francis Kirrane & Deceased of family, Dillonbrook.
Saturday 23rd Sept. 12noon  
Saturday 23rd Sept. 8.00pm St Patrick’s Church, Ballyglass
Sunday 24th Sept 11:00am Michael O’Connor & Deceased members of family, Knock


Please pray for:  Michael McLaughlin, Malin, Donegal (brother of Eileen Meehan, Carrarea) who died recently.  May he Rest In Peace.


Eucharistic Ministers:

Sun 24th Sept: Carmel O’ Donnell, Catherine Brennan, Breda Flanagan.

Sun 01st Oct: Philip Comer, Kay Gilligan, Ann Marie Dolan

Sun 08th Oct: Seamus Gannon, Margaret Nestor, Bridie Acton.

Sun 15th Oct: Catherine Rhatigan, Helen Flattery, Ita O’Connor.


Collectors for September:  Richard Walsh & John O’Donnell.


Church Maintenance for September:  Mary Heaney & Ann Mullarkey.


Adoration Hours: Monday’s 12 noon – 2pm and 6.30 & 9pm.  Tuesdays 10.30 – 12 noon and 7 – 8pm.  Please feel free to come along and spend some time in the presence of the Lord. New members welcome.

Coaching course in Galway

COURSE 1 – Movement for Sport Performance
Overview: “If we can coach athletes or team players to run more efficiently or to run better, it becomes easier for them to develop the skill of running faster”. This course looks at developing the motor skills and physical literacy of athletes and players of all ages to ensure the players develop the building blocks to sprint faster and more efficiently.
This course was originally known as the SAQ Foundation course and is suitable to coaches, parents and mentors working with athletes or players at juvenile, teenage and adult grades.
DATE: Fri Sept 22
TIME: 16.00 to 22.00
VENUE: Galway Community College, Moneenageshia, Galway.
To register and for details contact or call 091-509572, 091-509577 or 091-536459

Well done Galway

All Ireland Hurling Champions: Congratulations to the Galway Minor and Senior Hurling Teams on winning your All Ireland Finals. Fantastic to have two cups coming West. Well done to the players and their management team. So proud of you all!!!


Best Wishes to MAYO on Sept 17th. Claremorris GAA bring the popular “Up for the match” panel discussion to Claremorris Town Hall on Mon 11th Sept. Doors 8pm, Show 9pm sharp. Guests include Shane Curran, Michael Meehan, Pat Fallon and others. All-Ireland tickets to be won on the night.