Great Irish Dancing Schools Challenge

At Claremorris Town Hall Theatre presents the Great Irish Dancing Schools Challenge of Mayo v Galway this Monday 2nd of July.  Doors 7pm and Show 8pm.  The Turley Duggan School of Irish Dancing (Mayo) will be taking on Galway Rivals, the Hession School of Irish Dancing.  Over 40 dancers will perform.  Marc Roberts is the MC for the night and will also provide the music.  Judges are Sport Stars:   Anthony Finnerty, Niamh Kilkenny, Alan Dillon and Niamh Kelly.  Proceeds will be divided between both schools of dancing and then each school will divide the funds between the families whose child qualifies for the Worlds.  The “Worlds” takes place in North Carolina next year.  Proceeds from the Raffle will go to Spinal Injuries Ireland.

Volunteers Awards Night for Local Volunteers:

Volunteers Awards Night for Local Volunteers:  There is a “Volunteer’s Awards Night” taking place in the Town Hall in Claremorris next Tuesday night June 12th.  Milltown CPR and Meals on Wheels are both represented at the event and we would like people to support us on the night.

Music by Mick Mulhern, Tickets: €15.  This night is in aid of  The Red Cross, Claremorris who are trying to get funds together to buy a new AMBULANCE.  If anyone is interested, please contact Breda on 087-2026465.  Thank you.

Church Notices June 10th

Day Date Time Church Intention
Sunday 10th June ‘18 11:00 am Milltown Mary Sheridan & Deceased of Frawley and Sheridan Family
Monday 11th  June ’18   7:30pm Milltown Mike Leonard, Carrarea
Tuesday  12th  June ’18 10:00am Milltown People of  the parish
Wednesday  13th  June ’18 10:00am Milltown Feast of St. Anthony
Thursday  14th  June ’18   7:30pm Milltown Edward and Julia Connolly & sons Paddy Joe + Tom and Grandson Brendan, Kilgevrin
Friday  15th June ’18   7:30 pm Milltown Martin & Kathleen Walsh and deceased of family, Liskeavy
Saturday  16th June ‘18 12:00noon Milltown  
Saturday 16th June ’18   8:00pm Ballyglass  
Sunday 17th June ‘18 11.00 am Milltown Paddy & Nora Kelly, Parkroe. (Father’s Day)

Procession Thanks:  Thanks to all who took part and helped out in the Eucharistic procession last Sunday, especially the First Communion children


Please Pray For:  Annette Cummins, California, formerly of Illaun, who was laid to rest in Kilclooney during the week.  May she Rest In Peace.


Offertory Collection:  Sun 3rd June in St. Joseph’s Church Milltown €584.  Thank you for your contribution.


Collectors for June:  Padraig Flannery & Seamus Gannon


  Church Maintainance for June:  Helen Flattery, Bridie Acton, Catherine Brennan, Maureen McHugh


Eucharistic Ministers for June:

Sun 17th June:   Seamus Gannon, Margaret Nestor, Bridie Acton

Sun 24th June:   Noreen Healy, Ann Tierney, Monica O’Donnell

Sun   1st July:   Christina Foy, Margaret Carne, Maureen McHugh


Dawn Magazine:  This will be on sale this weekend. Summer edition Cost €4

SMA Fun day

SMA Family Fun Day:  Today Sunday the 3rd of June in the SMA House, Claregalway at 12 noon until 5pm.  We would be grateful to receive good quality items for various stalls:  unwanted gifts, toiletries, china, ornaments, plants etc.  We would also love to receive some home baking for our cake stall. All items can be handed into SMA House up to and including the actual day.  All proceeds are in aid of our Missions.

Fun camps in Claremorris

Fun Camps at Claremorris Town Hall TheatreStarCamp July 9th – 13thScreenagers (Film acting etc. for 12 to 17 year-olds) July 16th – 20thFirst Aid July 16th – 20th.  Enchanted Fairy and Elf Workshop July 23rd – 28th. Arts and Crafts Aug 1st – 3rd and August 8th – 10thBible Club August 10th.  More to follow.  For Bookings, please contact the Town Hall Box Office on:

094-93 10999 or

Free security course

FREE Door Security and Guarding Skills Course:  This course is commencing in GRETB Dunmore on the 11th of June for 10 weeks.  Job opportunities on completion for women and men in a variety of posts including Concerts, Sporting events, Airports, Retail, Manufacturing.  These qualifications are recognized overseas.  Apply online at or tel: 091-706200