Graiguecullen Country Market will be holding a Coffee Morning in aid of County Carlow Hospice on Saturday the 15th December from 10am to 1pm in the Old School Hall, opposite Aldi in Graiguecullen. All are welcome so why not come along and support a worthy cause.
Parish Evergreens and Senior Citizens Annual Christmas Dinner will be held on Sunday 16th December at 1pm in the Talbot Hotel. All Senior Citizens from the parish are invited. Admission is free but those who wish to attend must collect their ticket from the Parish Centre before Monday 10 December.
ST FIACC'S HOUSE
St Fiacc's House Annual Draw takes place on Monday 17th December. Cards available from Fiacc's House. New promoters would be very welcome. St Fiacc's House Christmas Cards for sale at reception in Fiacc's House. St. Fiacc's House would like to say a big thank you to The Three Counties Vintage Club for their generous donation of €400.
COMMUNION TO THE SICK
Communion to the sick and housebound, Fathers John and Brian will bring Holy Communion to the sick and housebound on Tuesday and Wednesday 11th and 12th December. Please note they will not be calling during this coming week.
There was no winner of the recent lotto jackpot. The numbers drawn were 4, 6, 19 and 25. The four lucky dip winners were Ciaran Hosey, Martin Farrell, Jimmy Corrigan, and Tom Hickey, each received €25 and the seller's prize of €25 was won by Peenie Whelan. The next Jackpot stands at €7,200 and tickets can be purchased for €2 from any club member or from the local shop and public houses.
The Parish Carol Service takes place on Friday 21st December at 7pm in St Clare's Church. Liam Lawton, Killeshin pipe band and all our parish choirs and Sunday school children will be taking part. Admission is free but a collection will be taken up to support our local parish St Vincent de Paul Christmas appeal.
Reconciliation Services for Advent at all masses on weekend of 22nd and 23rd December.
Monthly meeting of Finance Committee on this Thursday 13th December at 7.30pm in the parish centre.
PEOPLE IN NEED
Carol Singing will take place on 14th December at Dunnes Stores in aid of people in need in Graiguecullen-Killeshin parish. Please support this very worthy local.
Graiguecullen Community Games Goose Club on Saturday 15th December in St Fiacc's Hall at 7.30pm, please support.
Christmas Party social night with live music, plenty of craic, tea and home baking in Oisín House on Saturday 15th December. To book a table call 0868340387 and admission is €10 including door prizes. Group rates available.
The numbers drawn in the recent lotto were 12, 19, 26 and 27 and there was no Jackpot winner. Next Jackpot will be €10,000, reserve €10,000, and second reserve €4,200. There were two Match 3 Winners of €100 each. Declan, Danny and Brendan Byrne c/o Red and Stephen Mulhall c/o Clerkins. Seller's prize of €20 went to Damo, Helen Mayling and Red.