I.C.A: I.C.A. annual outing to Derrylad, Folk and Heritage Museum, Athlone will take place on Saturday next 29th June and afterwards you can relax and have a break or go shopping. Then on to Hudson Bay Hotel, Athlone for dinner or other refreshments. Bus will be leaving Notleys Top O’The Hill at 9 a.m. For bookings contact Maura at 9624353, Irene at 9624351 or Maura at 9624540 or any member of the Guild. The cost is €15 per adult which includes bus and entrance to museum and children €5.
ANNADUFF PARISH GATHERING: Meeting takes place on tonight (Wednesday 26th June) in the school at 8.30pm. If you would like to be part of the Gathering Parish Talent Show in Annaduff G.A.A. Centre on Friday July 26th please give your name to any Committee member so that the programme can be drawn up. All are welcome to attend.
Rose of Tralee: tickets are now on sale for the Rose of Tralee at 066 7121322 or online.
Drama workshop: Alan Devine is giving a 3 day drama workshop for teenagers in St. Mary’s Hall, Carrick-on-Shannon from 1st July - 3rd July from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. For further further information see dramaclub.ie.
Children’s Disco: Children’s disco in Annaduff Community Centre on tonight Wednesday 26th June from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission €3. All are welcome. The girls division 2 school winners medals will be presented on the nightl
Church news: Please note change of Masses while St. Mary’s Church, Annaduff is being refurbished as follows: Masses will now be celebrated in Drumsna Church: Monday evening 7 p.m. followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 8 p.m. Holy Hour: Maura Ward, Annie Cox, Irene Beirne, Kathleen McWeeney: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 a.m. Friday (7 p.m.).. Saturday evening Vigil Mass 7 p.m. in Drumsna and the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass will be celebrated in Annaduff N.S. Readers and Ministers for the month of July: Readers: Saturday: John Faughnan. Sunday: Anne Shanley. Ministers: Saturday: Liam Faughnan, Thecla McLoughlin. Sunday: Anne Marie Cox, Maura Ward. Counters: Maura Ward, Bridie Cox, Peter Beirne. Sacristy Duty: Saturday: Myra Dolan, Sunday: Irene Beirne. Altar Society: Maura Faughnan, Marie Duignan.
Sympathy: Deepest sympathy to the Faughnan family, Aughintass on the death of their mother Maura, peacefully, in the care of the Nurses and Staff, Laurel Lodge, Nursing Home, Longford on Thursday 20th June last. She was predeceased by her husband Tommy and son Seamus, and is survived by her sons Fr. Cathal, Liam, Tomas, Padraig (Balbriggan) and daughter Mairin Clear (Shankill), sister Teasie (Reynolds) Dublin and her brothers Fr. P.J. (N.Z.), John (Ballinamore), Fr. Cathal (C.Ss.R Dundalk) and Michael (Mohill), daughters-in-law, son-in-law, sister-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Her burial took place in Annaduff Cemetery on Sunday last after Funeral Mass in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Drumsna. May she rest in peace.
Rise UP FOR LIFE: All Ireland Rally for Life on Saturday 6th July, 2013 Parnell Square, Dublin City Centre at 2 p.m. Contact 01 8730463. Life is our most precious gift.
Lotto draw: The Parish and G.A.A. Lotto took place in Taylors, Drumsna on Sunday. The winning numbers were 3, 8, 18, 20. There was no jackpot winner. The following were our prize winners. €50 was won by Kevin McWeeney, Drumlim. €25 prizes were won by: Lisa Duignan, Gortinee, Mark Reynolds, Derrywillow, T.P. Cox, Dromod Bar, Mary Clarke, c/o Oliver Shanley, Dromod. Congratulations to our winners. Thanks to all who contributed. The next Lotto Draw will be held in Cox’s Steakhouse, Dromod on Sunday July, 7th. The jackpot will be €4,800. Thanks to Liam for accommodating the draw on Sunday.
Bingo: Bingo continues in Drumsna Community Centre on Thursday night at 9 p.m.