Sponsor a Bulb

Sponsor a Bulb

If you would like to sponsor a bulb on the Christmas Tree in memory of a deceased family member or friend, please contact the Parish Office and leave the name of the deceased along with a donation of €10.

Fr. McEvoy P.P. will bless the Christmas Tree on Thursday, 13th December after the Carol Service.

The money generated from this event will go towards the Parish Funds.

Craft Sale

Edenderry Disability Group are holding a Craft sale this Wednesday, 5th December in Larkin’s from 11am – 1pm. Everyone is welcome to come along.

St. Vincent De Paul Collections

The Annual St. Vincent De Paul Christmas Church Gate Collections takes place on Saturday, 8th & Sunday, 9th December.

St. Vincent De Paul carry out tremendous work in this area and help people in all kinds of ways, such as providing food, fuel, cash, education costs and electricity bills.

This year, more than ever, your support will be greatly appreciated.

Leinster Fleadh Cheoil

The Edenderry Branch of Comhaltas wishes to remind everyone that Leinster Fleadh Cheoil will be held in Edenderry next July.

The organising committee of the local Branch of Comhaltas are extremely busy trying to put a programme of events together which will be spread out over one week during the Fleadh.

The committee is made up of the following; Chairman, Sean Norman; Secretary, Mary Hanley; Assistant Secretary, Eileen Swords; Treasurer, Pat Rogers; PRO, Kathleen Donoghue; Head Steward, Michael McNamee; Catering Officers, Bill Foley and Thomas Bourke.

Committee Members: Mary Bracken, Bridget Connolly, Brendan Reilly, Sean O’Laoire, Noreen O’Neill, Mary Whelan, Peter Connolly, James Hogan, Fergus Byrne and P.J. Connolly.

Our next Seisiun will take place on Thursday, 20 December in O’Donoghue’s Lounge at 8.30pm.

Edenderry Events on DVD

Copies of DVD’s of events from Edenderry since the 1980’s are available for €10 per copy. Events such as, First Communions, Confirmations, Parish Events, Concerts, Festival Week Events, ‘Silent Memories’, covering events in Edenderry in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s i.e. Corpus Christi Processions, plus many, many more are currently available.

Gaelscoil Éadan Doire moving to new premises

Gaelscoil Éadan Doire is currently enrolling for September 2013. The School will be re-locating to into it’s permanent accommodation in time for the New School Term in September 2013.

Feel free to call into the school any day between the hours of 9.30am – 1pm. The school is currently located at Edenderry Business Park.

Further information is available on the website www.gseadandoire.ie or contact 046-9773322.

Indoor Athletics at Sports Hall

Indoor Athletics has just commenced at St. Mary’s Secondary School Sports Hall on Mondays from 5pm – 6.30pm.

For further information please contact 087-6771572.

Music Classes at Boys National School

Traditional Music Classes take place at the Boys National School every Tuesday night at 7pm.

Tin Whistle Classes are taking place at the Boys National School on Tuesday nights at 7pm.

St. Vincent De Paul Clothes Bank

The St. Vincent De Paul Clothes Bank is now located at the Aldi Car Park. If you have any unwanted clothes we would be very grateful to receive them. All the proceeds go to Edenderry St. Vincent De Paul which will then be distributed in the local area. Your support will be appreciated. Thank You.


Yoga Classes are still continuing at Oaklands Community College on Wednesday nights at 8pm and will continue up to the end of December. For further information or to book a place please contact 057-9349400 or 087-2355783.

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