The annual Christmas Bazaar will take place this year on Sunday next December 9th in the Parish Hall. All the usual stalls to include Wheel of Fortune, Bottle Stall, Cake stall, fresh produce, etc., Santa will arrive at 3.30pm. Looking forward to your support.
CHRISTMAS BAKE SALE AND COFFE MORNING
Fancy some home made Christmas fayre? If so, come and join us at St. James School Hall Castledermot on Saturday next the 8th of December from 11:00am – 1:00pm for our Christmas bake sale and coffee morning. All support would be greatly appreciated.
Rev. Isaac Delamere, sends us his Church news -Santa Run: A family santa run is being organised by Timolin Cub Scouts on the 16th of December. Registration will take place in Timolin hall from 12:30pm and the run begins at 1:15pm. Please see local posters or contact Richard Ryall for further details.
SOUTH KILDARE ACTIVE RETIREMENT - GO FOR LIFE GAMES
There was a capacity attendance at the SKAR Gor for Life Games in Moone Hall on Thursday last. Eddie Hennessy of the Kildare Sports Partnership said it was the biggest turnout ever at a meeting. The games will continue each Tuesday evening at 7pm in Moone Community Hall. A good turn out is anticipated for to-nights meeting. Over 55’s from anywhere in South Kildae are invited to come along and participate.
CHRISTMAS WHIST DRIVES
8th Dec. at 8:30pm in Timolin Hall.11th Dec. at 8:30pm in St. James School Hall. The first Parish Whist Drive of 2013 will take place on the 12th January at 8:30pm in Timolin hall .
We greatly look forward to lunch at Crookstown Inn on Tuesday next the 11th of December with our more senior parishioners and their parish visitors. If you would like to join us please let the Rector know.
We extend best wishes to Fr. Colm O’Siochru on the announcement of his retirement. We wish him good health and happiness in the years ahead. We will miss his support and interest in our community and as well as his enthusiasm and love of the St. Patricks Well service.
Thank you to everyone involved in spreading the chippings along the driveway leading to the Church and to all involved in cutting the trees along the avenue. The grounds of the Church look beautiful, the volunteer efforts of everyone involved is greatly appreciated.
DEDICATION OF TIMOLIN CHURCH
The Archbishop has said that he looks forward to coming to rededicate Timolin Church following the renovation work which is nearing completion. At the service which I expect will be in the spring, the Archbishop will dedicate some gifts which have been donated to the church in memory of parishioners who have died. If you too would like to donate a gift to the church please speak to the Rector.
Congratulations to Jenna Coyle and John Luttrell who were married in Timolin Church on the 20th of October. Many a summer bride would have been envious of the sunshine which they enjoyed on their wedding day in October. We wish them both God’s blessing and happiness for the future. The Rector was assisted at the wedding by the Rev. Ruth Noble from Mountmellick.
Raymond Condell son of Tommy and Iris recently got married. It was lovely that all of Raymond family were able to travel for the wedding which took place in Washington. We wish them God’s continued blessing and every happiness.
The 4 1/4K Santa Run will take place in Timolin on Sunday December 16th and is organised by the Jim Roche RR Memorial Committee and Kilomarathon Ireland and is in aid of Timolin/Moone Cub Scouts Project. Registration will take place from 12.30pm in Timolin Hall. Every adult will receive a Santa suit and entry fee is €20. For further information contact Richard Ryall, Cub Leader 086 8129437.