Youth 2000 Summer Festival, Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co Tipperary from Thursday - Sunday (14th to 17th August). For young people aged 16-35, an opportunity not to be missed to experience the Catholic faith and meet many new people. The Festival is donation only. Free buses available. For more information or to book online see www.youth2000.ie or phone 07598 876399.
Summer Serenity at the IOSAS Centre and Celtic Garden, Derryvane, Muff on Wednesdays 30th July/13th August/27th August. An afternoon of food, faith and fun in the beautiful Celtic Garden and IOSAS Centre. Hot lunch at 12.30 pm followed by a tour of the Celtic Garden and a short healing service and blessing. Music and story-telling until 4.00 pm. Cost €10/£8 per person. Individuals and groups welcome. Booking essential (00353) 7493 84866.
Accord Derry – Marriage Preparation Workshop dates: 5th/6th September and 3rd/4th October. Venue: Ardmore Parish Centre. Book online at www.accordni.com or phone Accord Derry at 71362475.
Ancient Order of Hibernians, Derry Division No. 1 half-yearly meeting in the Hibernian Community Hall, 23 Foyle Street at 7.15 pm on Wednesday, 30th July. Very important matters on Agenda.
Good Morning Northwest are looking for volunteers to make morning calls to the elderly and vulnerable adults in the Derry area. We also offer clients an outreach service. We conduct benefit checks, social visits and community maintenance to name but a few. If you have a morning or two to spare, why not volunteer and give something back to your community. For more details contact Shauna on: 71353694 or call into our office at: 82a Brookdale Pk, Galliagh, Derry.
The 8th National Grandparents Pilgrimage to Our Lady’s Shrine at Knock takes place on Sunday 14th September. Blessing of the sick 2.30 pm Mass 3pm. Chief Celebrant, Archbishop Charles Brown Papal Nuncio. Children are invited to compose a prayer for their Grandparents and send it to CGA office Castlebar St Westport Co Mayo. All prayers will be displayed in the Basilica and blessed during the Mass. For further information phone 098 24877 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Explore God’s call for you: 14th September 2014, 2-6pm, St. Teresa’s Church, Clarendon Street, Dublin 2 & 12th October 2014, 2-6pm, Clonard Monastery, Belfast. ExploreAway is a programme which provides the opportunity for young, single, men and women aged 21-40 who are interested in exploring religious life and the priesthood in a reflective and prayerful environment. It promises to be an informative and relaxed afternoon with some good pizza and chat to follow! Booking is essential; please contact Sr. Gabrielle Farrell on 087-3584447 or Fr. Alan on 085-7664480. www.exploreAway.net, www.vocationsireland.com