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Islandeady Heritage Day! "Islandeady in the Rare Old Times" The Islandeady Heritage Day at Jack's Old Cottage on Sunday 18th August from 2 - 6pm. A fun day for all the family! Plenty to see & do. Watch craftsmen as they work. Travel back in time with games, competitions and skills from a bygone age. Hurling match on the big screen indoors. Music and a cuppa always welcome. ALL FREE.
GOOD LUCK to all the Leaving Cert Students! GOOD LUCK to all the Leaving Cert Students in Islandeady & Glenisland who will receive their results this Tuesday August 13th. Exam Helpline 2019 number is 1800-265-165.
Mayo Addiction & Suicide Awareness fundraising event! Mayo Addiction & Suicide Awareness CLG will hold a fundraising event in the Failte Suite, Ivy Towers, Castlebar this Friday Aug 16th. Show starts at 8pm and finishes at 10:30pm. Admission is €20. A night not to be missed with fantastic performers & special guests. All welcome. Please support.
Local Artists Exhibition! Local Artist Noreen Sadler & her friend Nuala King will be holding an Art Exhibition in the Clew Bay Hotel for the month of August. Everybody welcome to pop in anytime.
Fr. Patrick Burke Vigil Walk! The annual Fr. Patrick Burke Vigil Walk will take place this year on August 15th. Leaving the Blessed Well at Balla at 1am the 20k walk to Knock Shrine will arrive for the 6am mass. Please contact Michael at (087) 9947 842 for more details. Also see events on the Knock Shrine website.
Church envelopes - thanks! Church Envelopes are now available for the coming 12 months. They will be available in the Church Porches from this weekend. All weekly contributions in your envelopes go towards the upkeep & maintenance of the two churches in the Parish. Your weekly contribution ensures our churches are warm, clean, tidy & a high standard for funerals, weddings & weekly masses. People comment on how lovely and welcoming our two churches are. Thank You for your continued support and contributions to YOUR parish church.
Parish RIP's If parishioners know of people who have recently died belonging to themselves or neighbours or with any Islandeady-Glenisland parish connections, please let Fr. Chris or Liam (newsletter) know so they can be included in RIP of newsletter and prayed for/remembered at mass.

The Parish Mass Diary 2019 is open! The Parish Mass Diary is open for Mass Intentions & Weddings for 2019. Please note, when booking anniversary masses for Mon-Fri evenings in 2019, evening masses will now be held at 7pm in Glenisland & 8pm in Islandeady. These times will apply for the First Friday Vigil masses also.
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Islandeady Cycling Club

Islandeady Cycling Club

Indoor Cycling Fitness Classes for Beginners

The islandeady cycling club, based at their clubhouse in Jack's old cottage Islandeady, are running a 6 weeks indoor cycling bike fitness and skills training course on Wednesday 19th september for 6 weeks every Wednesday evening and a second beginners class on Friday september 21st again for six weeks. Islandeady CC are fortunate to have a 12 bike specialized indoor cycling equipment, which runs the Zwift training system that allows individualized training programs based on your current bike fitness, so that each session is tailored to your specific ability and fitness levels making this training course ideal for all abilities and age groups.

Each class is made up of small groups of 12 and led by two instructors and is held indoors in islandeadys state of the art digital bike training facility, for more information on this upcoming 6 week indoor training course, please contact Ray on 087 7499530 or drop an email to

Islandeady GAA

Islandeady GAA

Islandeady GAA Lotto Sunday Aug 11th at 8:30pm in the Halfway. Jackpot &euro5,200.

Draw held on Sun 28th July - Numbers drawn: 1/21/23/29. No Winner.€40 winner: Marie Collum / €30 winners: Mary Finnerty, Bill & Noreen Coyne, Noreen Heston.

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Rambling House in Jack's Old Cottage for Heritage Week! Rambling House in Jack's Old Cottage for Heritage Week will take place on Wednesday evening August 21st from 7.30 - 9.30pm. Join the regular performers and hear a wide variety of music and song, story and verse. No pressure but feel free to contribute if you like in a very relaxed atmosphere. Tea and refreshments in the room at half time! See for yourself why this night is so popular...!!
Islandeady & Glenisland Cemetery Masses - Thanks! Over 1,000 people gathered in Islandeady & Glenisland for CEMETERY Masses last weekend. Sincere Thanks to all who came to remember OUR DEAD & a special THANK YOU to the wonderful & generous people who helped with all the preparations & the arrangements for this special day.
Leitir Mass & Gathering! Leitir Mass & Gathering on Friday August 16th at 7pm - a last chance for past pupils, friends & the community of Islandeady to come together to celebrate & share many memories of Leitir School.
Hospitality Teams - thanks! Many thanks to the Hospitality Teams who continue to extend a warm welcome to visitors and locals. Your generosity does not go unnoticed. We recently received a generous donation from a grateful family. This money will be used to provide basic supplies for the teas in St. Aidan's. If there is anything anyone thinks is needed to make the serving of refreshments better please contact me. We will have a get together to get feedback and share learning's from the first six months. Caroline Price 086 0431053.
Western Alzheimers Carers Support Group Western Alzheimers are holding a Carers Support Group in the Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam on the 1st Tues of every month. For more information contact Tom on 087 1930 233 or the office on 091 565193.
ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service recruiting volunteers! ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service is currently recruiting volunteers to train as marriage preparation course facilitators. If you have a positive attitude towards marriage in the Catholic Church and if you have the enthusiasm to be part of the Accord team in supporting couples who are preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage...Accord wants to hear from you! Successful applicants will receive professional training and will be part of a team delivering marriage preparation courses locally. Contact Aisling on 01 505 3112 or by email to
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