Attymass Parish Newsletter
Entries for the parish newsletter should be addressed to Fr John
Maloney. Contact details here.
requested for Jack Corocran,
Ballymore and formerly of
Motherwell, Scotland – following a short illness at Mayo University
Hospital. Reposing at his residence on Monday evening from 5 o’clock
until 9 o’clock and on Tuesday evening from 4 o’clock with removal at
6.30 to the Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph, Attymass
arriving at 7 o’clock.
Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 o’clock followed by burial in Killeen
Old Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to COPD c/o Gallagher
Funeral Directors, Bonniconlon.
We remember in our prayers, Jack
Corocran, Ballymore, Peggy Ferguson, née
Padden, Leeds and late of Carrowkerribla
and Kathleen Collery, Coolaney, mother of
Fr. Seamus Collery, and all whose
anniversaries occur around this time. May
they rest in peace.
4th & 5th November:
Envelope: €688.03 Loose: €43.88
A sincere thank you for your
contributions to the parish.
LADIES SOCIAL GROUP
The Group meets Monday evening at 8 pm
in the Community Centre. New Members
SENIOR CITIZEN GROUP
Mass for the deceased members of the Fr.
Peyton Centre Senior Citizen Group will be
held on Tuesday 21st November at 12.15
pm. Family members are welcome to
The Annual Parish Bereavement Service
will take place on next Sunday 26th
November between 5-6pm, We will
remember those who died in the parish
between November 2016 and October 2017
and we welcome the inclusion of names of
relatives who may have died elsewhere
during this time. Please let us know by
Friday 24th November.
Congratulations and best wishes to
Melody and Philip Harrison who were
married in Attymass Church, on Saturday
4th November. We wish them every
blessing and happiness in their married life.
A Christmas Cookery Demonstration is
being held in the Community Centre on Thursday 7th December at 7.30
pm, by renowned chef Ronan Fox. BCRFM, Ballina Community Radio are
broadcasting live from the community centre on the night. There is a
complimentary raffle & mulled wine reception. Any Attymass based
craft producers who wish to display their products at the cookery
demonstration please contact Dympna Moran 087 996 1393 or Christine
Tolan 087 7441355 before 27th November.
There will be a 7am morning Mass on
the Thursdays during November– there
will be no 9.30am Mass.
HEALTH CARE COURSE
Mayo North East LEADER Partnership
Company is organising a free Healthcare
Support Training Course in Swinford for
unemployed people or people in part-time
employment who are interested in
pursuing a career as a care assistant. On
successful completion of the course
learners will have gained a Healthcare
Support QQI Level 5 Major award. Garda
Vetting must be successfully completed.
Training will commence one day per
week in January 2018 and conclude in
July 2018. Latest date for receipt of
application is Friday 8th of December.
Please contact Dolores McNicholas at
0877704251 email firstname.lastname@example.org
to book the course.
This training is funded under The Social
Inclusion and Community Activation
WESTERN CARE BINGO
The Western Care Association Annual
€10,000 Monster Christmas Bingo will
take place in Breaffy Sports Arena at
Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar on Sunday,
November 26th 2017. Guaranteed
prize fund of €10,000 plus Monster Raffle.
Single books €20, double books €25.
Doors open at 1.30pm and the Bingo will
commence at 3pm sharp; Free Car parking.
Bus services available from all parts
of the region to this year's Contact Tom
Tarmey on 086 2202169 for details or
Join Bofield Band and friends for a
night of music, song and dance with a
Rambling House in Fr. Peyton Centre on
Friday 8th December at 8.30pm.
THE ICON OF THE HOLY
FAMILY, WMOF 18
THE ICON of the Holy Family, consecrated
for the World Meeting of Families 2018,
will visit the diocese next month from December
1st through to December 11th.
There will be three Parishes/Venues hosting
the ICON: Holy Family Kiltimagh
(December 1st-5th), Father Peyton Centre,
Attymass (December 5th-7th) and Immaculate
Conception, Ballymote (December 7th-
11th) All are invited to come along to any
of these locations and to spend a bit of time
in prayer in the presence of the Icon.
MEDJUGORJE IRISH CENTRE PILGRIMAGES 2018
Seven nights B&B and Airport Shuttle
service from €279 per person. Book any
flight - any time and we provide guaranteed airport shuttle service.
Call us for
further info and book the dates that suit you. Tel. 01 4434510 or email
RHS HOME CARE
RHS Home Care is a Non Commercial Home
Care Provider bringing
professional home care services to those who need assistance to remain
their own homes. We are now recruiting new Healthcare Assistants in your
and would love to hear from you. Potential applicants must have the
Fetac/QQI level 5 (two modules completed care skills and care of the
person). Please email you CV to email@example.com or call Aoife on 090
STEP AHEAD FOOTCARE
Step Ahead Footcare is a new
Podiatry/Chiropody Clinic in Garden Court
Ballina. It is owned and run by Elaine Igoe a native of Bonniconlon. To
or book an appointment please phone 087 6001324.
ROSARY ON THE COAST
Over the last two months over a million Polish faithful travelled to the
borders of their country to pray for the preservation of the faith
including the protection of the Unborn Child in Poland. Ireland’s
faithful are now being asked to pray for the preservation of the faith
especially among the youth and to pray for protection for our Unborn
babies, in the island of Ireland. The "Rosary on the Coasts for Life and
Faith" takes place on Sunday 26 November, the Feast of Christ the King.
The Rosary on the Coasts for Life and Faith prayer location list is
available at www.coastalrosaryireland.ie or you can contact us for more
information by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or 087 278 6552.
Ward Agricultural Consultants have holding Glas Training Days locally on
Saturday 25th of November and Saturday 2nd December. Farmers in GLAS 1
& GLAS 2 must complete their training before 31 December 2017, or
they will be thrown out of the scheme. Call Siobhan on 0879193371 for
TREE OF REMEMBRANCE
Remembering is a very special to all of
us during the month of November. We have place a tree in the sanctuary
called the tree of remembrance, where we can write the names of our
loved ones and hang them on the tree and these become it’s special
SHINE A LIGHT
You can sponsor a light on the Hospice
Christmas Tree in Knock for someone you know, living & deceased, at
all pharmacies in Mayo & Roscommon, Hospice shops & Knock
Shrine. The Tree Lighting ceremony takes place in Knock at 2pm on Sunday
3rd December following a 5km memorial walk. All welcome. Contact
The Mayo Roscommon Hospice Memorial 5km
Walk takes place December 3rd in Knock at 1pm to mark the beginning of
the 25th anniversary of Palliative Care Services in Mayo and Roscommon.
Registration is now open on Eventbrite or through the Hospice Office.
Cost of registration is €15 per person and includes a souvenir t-shirt.
All proceeds raised go directly to local Palliative Care Services. For
more info call 0949388666. Thank you for your support.
Social Dance Classes With Eunice Moran Every Wednesday Night In Ballina
Rugby Club. Beginners @ 7pm Intermediate at 8pm. Learn to Jive, Waltz,
Quickstep and Foxtrot. No partners required. 087 714 6901 for more
The parish web-site, www.attymass.ie, is undergoing a major overhaul to
update content and to make the site more compatible with the mobile
devices which many of us use today to access the web. During the process
latest news, contact details etc will still be accessible. New sections
will be added as they are completed. Any community group, organisation
or individual wishing to be included on the revamped site are encouraged
to contact the web administrator, Stephen, preferably by email (email@example.com
or by txt/phone on 083- 8148953 to discuss requirements or arrange a