News Letter Sunday 5th March

News Letter Sunday 5th March

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

1st Sunday of Lent

5th March 2017

Parish Website:

Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)

Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12 Noon

Priest on Sick Call Duty Fr P.J O Driscoll

Tel 087 2552276

The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Diocesan purposes

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1645

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1565

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours needs help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.                                         

  Tuesday 4 am to 5 am,        

 Wednesday 12 midnight to Thursday 1 am,                      

  Thursday 2 am to 3 am   Urgently Needed      

If you can cover any of these hours, even for a short while please let one of the priests know.

Open Day Teach Na Leanaí: Montessori Pre-School CETB centre, college rd Fermoy on Sunday 12th march from 11 am to 4 pm. Now booking for Sept 2017/2018 for free 2 year ECCE places. Enquires to Lisa 086 3847961

Fermoy flower and gardening club: Will hold a talk on gardening by Susan turner of ballymaloe cookery school gardens on Tuesday next march 7th in the Adair hall at 8 p.m. All welcome. Visitors €5.

Gaelscoil de hÍde Fermoy: Would like to invite the people of Fermoy and surrounding areas to an open Day to view the new school on Saturday 11th March from 2 pm to 5 pm. Fáilte roimh chách/All welcome

Items of a Religious or Community Nature are welcome for this Parish Newsletter. Notices should be given in by Wednesday Afternoon to The Parish Office (Tel 025-30856) or email

Social Media and Internet Safety –: This is an information evening for parents of children & teenagers.  Guest speakers Dr Maureen Griffen & Irene Guedan will discuss what is currently popular among Irish students and what the potential dangers are and offer practical advice on how to protect our children online.Takes place in the Youth Centre, Fermoy on Thursday 9th March from 7.30 – 9.30pm.  This is a FREE event and is an initiative of the Mitchelstown & Fermoy Tusla Child & Family Support network.  For further information please contact Cariosa Lynch, Work on 085 6595410.

Gael Scoil de hÍde Fermoy: An Orla Irish weekend course will take place on 24th & 25th March. This course will prepare each student to excellent results in their oral   exam. For further information contact Mairead on 025 31217

Spring Stations 2017: A List of all the dates for the Stations are at the back of the church

List of stations week 6th March to 10th March

Monday 6th March In Clondulane Community Centre at 8 pm

Area 22: Clondulane & careysville

Tuesday 7th March in the Queen of peace Church at 8 pm.

Area1: Pyke Rd,Cúlmona, Rathcarig, Woodlawn, Crann Ard, St Joseph’s Sq, Dublin rd, Wolfe Tone park, Casement Row, & Colmcille Rd

Area 6: Beechfield & Pike Rd Est & Rathealy

Area 8: McDermott Plc, Marian Sq, St Bernard’s Plc & Brigid St

Area 11; Oliver plunkett Hill East, Rathealy Rd, Rathealy Heights, Thomas St, Francis St, Brian Boru Sq, & Bachelor’s Walk.

Area 14: Crough, Knock, Garrynoe, & Boulabwee

Area 20: Ballyhindon

Area 27: Oliver plunkett Hill West, Carrignagroghera,New Barrack Rd, Church Hill & Castlehyde Rd.

Thursday 9th March in the Blue Nuns Convent

Area 4: St Colman’s Pk, Lynch Tce, St Mary’s Tce, Richmond Hill, Uplands & Baile Ard

Area 7: Clancy St, Devlin St, College Rd

Area 9: Chapel Sq, Chapel Hill, Quarry lane, McDonagh Tce, O Connell Plc, Briscoe Tce, & Larchwood Manor.

Friday 10th March at the Home of Pat & Ann McCarthy at 8 pm

Area 18: Grange

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