Credit Union compiling Business Directory

Credit Union compiling Business Directory

Edenderry Credit Union Business Support are putting together a business directory for all kinds of business big and small in Edenderry and District area.

If you are in business and would like to be included in the Directory, please contact carol@ecu.ie as soon as possible with all your relevant details.

Edenderry Credit Union Business Support was set up in October 2011 to facilitate the business community to come together to drive our economy and to encourage people to shop and spend locally.

The membership of the Credit Union is 10,000 and this allows leverage contact with a significant number of people in the area.

If you wish to be involved and to attend seminars on different topics which may help you in your business, then please email carol@ecu.ie for a list of upcoming events which are held monthly in Edenderry Credit Union.

Annual St. Padre Pio Pilgrimage

The Annual St. Padre Pio Pilgrimage to Italy takes place this year from Friday, 20th – Friday, 27th July. The all-in cost is €859 per person sharing.

During your week in Italy you will get the opportunity to visit the following places; Benevneto, Pietrelcina, San Giovanni Rotondo, Morcone, Lanciano and many more places of interest.

For further information or to make a booking, please contact the Group Leader, Pat Ryan on 086-8447326.

Men’s Support Group looking for volunteers in Marathon

Are you planning to participate in the Flora Mini Marathon in Dublin this year? Amen Support Services Ltd. are looking for volunteers to run, walk or crawl in the Ladies Flora Mini-Marathon on Bank Holiday Monday, 4th June in Dublin to raise much needed funds to provide services for male victims of domestic abuse.

To registration for the Flora Mini-Marathon log-on to the following website, www.florawomensminimarathon.ie and then contact Amen Support Services on info@amen.ie or 046-9023718 to let us know that you will be joining our team on the day.

Scouts and Cubs looking for new members

The Edenderry Scouts and Cubs Groups are currently looking for Boys and Girls to join. The age group for the Cubs is 9 – 11 years and the Scouts is 12 – 15 years.

The Scouts and Cubs have meeting on a weekly basis at the Parish Centre. The times are; Cubs 6.30pm – 7.30pm; Scouts 7.45pm – 9pm.

For further information please contact 085-7052517.

Beginners Art for Men

Beginners Art Classes for men will be taking place every Tuesday from 2pm – 4pm. For more information on these classes please contact the local library on 046-9731028.

40th Anniversary trip to Lourdes

A small number of seats are still available for the 40th Anniversary Lourdes Pilgrimage which takes place on 24th July. People who have already booked their tickets should pay the full amount as soon as possible.

For further information on the Pilgrimage please contact the Parish Centre on 9733311.

NCBI seeking Women for Marathon

The National Council for the Blind of Ireland are looking for Women to take part in this year’s Mini Marathon which takes place on Monday, 4th June.

Participants will receive a National Council for the Blind of Ireland T-Shirt and Sun-Visor.

To register and to get your sponsorship cards please call to Mrs. Quinn’s Charity Shop, J.K.L. Street or phone 1850 33 43 33.

First Communion

First Communion for the Boys National School and St. Mary’s Girls Primary Schools will take place on Saturday next, 26th May in St. Mary’s Church at 12 noon.

Comhaltas News

Edenderry Comhaltas hold Traditional Music Classes at the Boys National School every Tuesday evening. A wide range of musical instruments are catered for in the classes including Tin Whistle, Flute, Accordion, Mandolin, Banjo, Fiddle and Concertina.

On Thursday nights they hold Set Dancing Classes at the same venue.

New members are always welcome.

For further information please contact 085-7037937 or 086-1510435.

Eucharistic Congress

People aged between 15 – 25 years will have the opportunity to attend the closing Mass Ceremony of the International Eucharistic Congress at Croke Park on Sunday, 17th June. If you would like to attend please contact Yvonne Rooney at yvonne.rooney@kandle.ie

Transport will be available to Dublin.

Services available at Parish Centre

The Parish Centre Office is open each day from 9.30am – 1pm for bookings of Weddings, Anniversaries & Baptisms. They also have signed Mass Cards and Mass Bouquets & Baptismal Candles.

Meeting Rooms are available for rent. For further information please contact the Parish Office on 046-9733311. You can also contact the Parish Office by email: edenderryparishcentre@gmail.com