Church Services for Easter-Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Crosspatrick 7.00pm, Johnstown 8.00pm .Exposition after Mass to 10.30pm. Good Friday..Devotions of the Passion Johnstown 3.00pm, Crosspatrick 7.00pm. Good Friday is a day of fast and abstinence. Holy Saturday Vigil of the Resurrection in Johnstown at 9.00pm
Alzheimer Cafe-Where can you meet other carers or family members with a similar story to yours Harry’s Bar, Langtons Wed April 3rd 11.00am to 1.00pm. All are welcome.
Carers Association-A Coffee Morning and Cake sale in aid of the Carers Association will be held in Crosspatrick Hall on Easter Sunday March 31st after 9.30am Mass Hope to see everybody there for a great cause, (All donations gratefully received)
Spa Development-At the recent AGM a new Committee was elected to Spa Development. They are Chairperson Eamon Hughes, Secretary..Cathy Dermody, Treasurer Vincent Morrissey and PRO Eoin Ryan. As such, the Committee would like to invite anyone who has interest in, or ideas regarding the town and its surrounding area to the upcoming meeting on Thursday April 4th at St. Kieran’s Hall at 8.00pm. This will be an opportunity to discuss the future of the town and any ideas to make it vibrant and successful as possible. Please consider joining us for the night.
An ARC welding course-will take place after Easter in Colaiste Mhuire for 9 weeks. Information 0879057118.
lotto-Spa Development/Fenians Lotto for March 19th.. Winning numbers 1,2,22,25. There was no jackpot winner or no match 3’s.. 4 lucky dips of €50 Michael Queally c/o J. Murphy, Eugene Grehan c/o Mary Grehan, Joe OBrien c/o Shem Delaney Mary Grehan c/o Mary Grehan next weeks jackpot € 3,800 and the venue for the draw Ryans of the Cross.
Whist Drive-a whist drive was held recently in St Mary’s Hall. The winners were top score Alice Bergin, Amy Caldbeck, Anna Brennan, Patricia Delaney, Mary McEvoy, Tom Cooke, Breda Brennan, Joan Moloughney, Veronica Muldowney, Jake Caldbeck, Eileen Maher, June Bennett, Ml. Maher, Lauren Caldbeck, Emma Caldbeck. Raffle results Paddy Delaney (2), Kelly Caldbeck (2) Brigid Walsh, Anna Brennan, Ellis Caldbeck, Amy Caldbeck, Mary Doheny, Joan Moloughney, Lorna Allen, Thomas Dunne. The proceeds of the night were presented to The Rev Cruckshank for the Christian Motorcycles Association of which the Rev Ian is an ardent member. This Association , which was established in the 70s is interdenominational and evangelistic in nature . The members believe there is nothing more fulfilling then being a Christian and love bikes. They are dedicated to taking the Gospel of Christ to the highways and byways through motor cycling. Since its founding it has expanded into an international industry, the money to be used to purchase bikers bibles.
best wishes-A very Happy Easter to all the readers of these notes and children, we hope you get lots of goodies from the Easter Bunny!!!!!!