21 September 2008

Portumna Parish Announcements Sun 21 September 2008 – 25th Sun in Ordinary Time


Masses: St. Brigid’s Church

Saturday 20th September   @   11am   -   (A) Con Hynes
Saturday 20th September   @   8pm   -  

(A) Bernie O’Hara

Sunday 21st September   @   11am   -    
Monday 22nd September   @   8:30am   -    
Tuesday 23rd September   @   8:30am   -    
Wednesday 24th September   @   8:30am   -    
Thursday 25th September   @   7:30pm   -   (A) John Joe Fahy
Friday 26th September   @   7:30pm   -   P.I.
Saturday 27th September   @   11am   -   P.I.
Saturday 27th September   @   8pm   -   (A) Jimmy & Mami Killeen
Sunday 28th September   @   11am   -   (A) John Madden (A) Paddy & Annie Madden (Attygar)



Sat/Sun 27th – 28th Sept

8pm  (V) Breda O’Connor



Eucharistic Ministers:

Sat/ Sun 27th – 28th Sept

8pm (V) Mary Connors, Marie Horan, Rosaleen O’Rourke.

11am: Carmel Hayes,Rita Murray,Michael Dolan. Please Note: If you are unable to attend to your ministry, please take responsibility for providing a substitute.


Altar Servers:

Sat/Sun 27th - 28th Sept

8pm (V) Team (3) R.Loughnane,M.Fahy,S.McDonagh,J.O’Neill,B.Sullivan,E.McDonagh. 11am: Team (6) D.Hanley,E.Barry,K.Donoghue,C.Harte,B.Muldoo



Ezek 18:25-28. Ps 24. Phil 2:1-11. Mt 21:28-32.


Priests Harvest Collection:

On Sunday 28th Sept. Only one basket that weekend.

All are invited to the Alter for a special blessing as they make their Harvest Contribution.


Mission Awareness:

The Franciscan’s will be visiting next weekend 28th Sept to preach at all masses on Mission Awareness.


Fr. Brendan Lawless P.P

T: 090-9741092, Mob. 087-2622076, Dunkellin Terrace, Email: brendanlawless@gaelic.ie

Fr.Abe Kennedy

T: 090-9741188 Mob: 086-1060811, Clonfert Ave


Church of the Ascension Gortanumera

Sunday 21st Sept   @   9.30am   -   (A) Alphonsus & Catherine & Keith Hayes
Sunday 28th Sept   @   9.30am   -   (A) John Mannion (A) Tom & May Conway


Reader: John Connors

Traditional Fiddle Classes:

For beginners and Improvers. Contact Maureen Brown at 09096-27396 or 086-1999828.


Boula Development Committee:

Meeting in Boula hall on Tuesday 23rd Sept at 8.30pm to discuss development of car park repairs and leasing of hall.



One day introductory course on Sat 27th Sept in Portumna Complementary Health Clinic. Fee: €55. Contact Jackie Lally at 086-1965415


Junior Golf:

Every Saturday  (1st tee reserved) from 3pm to 3.45pm


Golf Lessons:

Every Saturday for beginners and adults from 11am.


Stroke Support Group:

Meeting on Wed 24th Sept from 7-8pm in the Health Centre, Ballinasloe. Topic: Private home care, what is it and what is available.


Portumna G.A.A Club:

Has reached the last four in the Ethiad Airlines “Best Team under the Sun” competition. The club needs your support to win. Please log in to www.ethiadhurling.com and vote for Portumna G.A.A during the week.


Pilates Class:

A six week course. Improve core strength, flexibility and posture. For details contact Joan on 086-2357157.


Traditional Music Classes:

Commence in Acorn to Oak, Childcare on Monday 22nd Sept at 6.30pm. All instruments. Competition and exam preparation. Fee: ( on enrolment ) €80 – 10 lessons. Contact Marian at 085- 2737695.


Portumna & District Lions Club:

In association with Sliabh Aughty Cycling Club are holding their Annual Lough Derg Cycle on Sun 28th Sept at 8.30pm. Please contact Lisa on 087-6407966 ( evenings )


Computer Classes:

For absolute beginners and intermediate level starting soon in the IRD Centre, Portumna. Tel: 090-9741867.


Credit Union Car Draw:

Portumna & District Credit Union have launched a car draw for all eligible members. All members have received brochures in the post last week. If any member did not receive one they are available in the credit union office.


Blood Transfusion Services:

Would like to thank all who gave blood on the 30th July. The amount of blood donated was 103 points. They will be in the Shannon oaks on the 5th Nov.

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