Confirmation in Edenderry

Confirmation in Edenderry

The Sacrament of Confirmation for boys and girls of the parish will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Church on Saturday next, 28th April.

Comhaltas News

Edenderry Branch of Comhaltas are holding a Table Quiz in O’Donoghue’s Lounge on Thursday, 26th April at 9pm. All are welcome to the quiz.

Traditional Music Classes takes place at the Boys National School on Tuesday evenings. A wide range of musical instruments are catered for in the classes including Tin Whistle, Flute, Accordion, Mandolin, Banjo, Fiddle and Concertina.

Set Dancing Classes takes place on Thursdays nights at the Boys National School. New members are always welcome. For further information on the Music and Dancing Classes please contact 085-7037937.

Edenderry Comhaltas are holding a Table Quiz in O’Donoghue’s Lounge on Thursday, 26th April at 9pm. All are welcome.

Fleadh Cheoil Uibh Fhaili

The Offaly Fleadh Cheoil will be taking place in Banagher from 11th – 14th May. For further information please contact Jimmy Bracken on 046-9731972.

Cubs and Scouts

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 Groups meet 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.

First Communion

First Communion will take place on Saturday, 19th May for Scoil Bhride and Gaelscoil.

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

Historical Society Annual Outing

The members of Edenderry Historical Society will be going on their Annual Outing to The Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan from Friday, 4th May - Sunday, 7th May. All are welcome.

There are still a few places left for this outing. If you are interested in finding out more please contact any member of the Society.

Prayer Day with Eddie Stone

The Edenderry Prayer Group are travelling to Clonfert on Satuday next, 28th April for a day of prayer and healing with Eddie Stone. A bus will leave from O’Connell Square at 9am. For further information or to book a seat please contact 9731252.

MiDoc Services

Midoc Services for the Edenderry area is now in operation and can be contacted Monday – Friday; 6pm – 8am on 1850 302702

Farmers Market

The Farmers Market is now open on Thursdays & Fridays at Granary Court from 10am – 5pm. Included in the stalls are Italian Deli, Electronic Toys, Ladies Clothing, Sports Memorabilia, Plumbing & Hardware plus many more.

Fibromyalgia Group

The Midlands Fibromyalgia Support Group holds meetings on the last Tuesday on every Month at the Day Care Centre, Arden Road, Tullamore at 8pm. The helpline is open on Tuesdays from 10am – 1pm, phone 1800 201068.

Personal Alarms

Personal Alarms & Smoke Alarms are available from the North Offaly Development Network to persons over the age of 65.

If you know someone who would benefit from these alarms, then please contact North Offaly Development on 057-9362755.

Ladies football Training

Indoor Football Training for all girls of 12 years of age and under takes place at St. Mary’s Secondary School Sports Hall on Friday evenings. All young girls are encouraged to come along for training in a safe, clean environment and also getting some exercise at the same time.

The times are, Girls under 12, 5pm – 6pm; Under 10’s & u.8’s, 6pm – 7pm

Play Badminton

Badminton for adults takes place every Wednesday evening at St. Mary’s Secondary School Sports Hall at 8pm. New members and beginners are most welcome.