Queen of Peace Adventure Youth Club has purchased extra chairs and tables to cater for a large influx of new members. The club has added a number of new items to the normal yearly programme. Some of the new items are inflatable boat paddling and martial arts. BABY GIRL
Congratulations to Aoife and Connor Murphy. Baby girl Ailbhe arrived on Janu- ary 7. Baby weighted just under seven pounds. New mam and new baby are doing very well. ACTIVE RETIREMENT
The Vevay Active Retirement Association meets every Friday morning in the Villa Pacis. New members are always welcome. LESSONS
The Mobile Phone Lessons for adults programme has expanded by popular demand to include lessons on Laptops, Ipads, eReaders, Digital Cameras and Smart Phones. Courses commence in January 2013. Book now - call Fintan on 086-8199752. PARISH NOTES
Villa Pacis hours: The Villa Pacis hours of opening are from 9am to 1pm and 6.30pm to 10pm. Other hours by booking only.
Rooms to Rent in Villa Pacis: We have a small number of rooms available to rent (at very reasonable rates) in our newly refurbished centre. If you are interested, please contact the Villa during normal office hours or call Declan at 01-276 0045.
Dublin Diocesan Child Safeguarding and Protection Policy: This is available for viewing on the Our Lady Queen of Peace website and on www.dublindiocese.ie or you can request a copy from the parish office.
Parish Child Protection Policy: The Parish Child Protection Policy can be viewed in the Parish Office.
Cards: Mass cards for expression of sympathy, and cards for other occasions are available in the Villa Pacis, Monday to Friday.
Baptism: Baptisms take place in Our Lady Queen of Peace Church on the 2nd Sunday of the Month.
Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish Pastoral Council: The Our Lady Queen of Peace PPC can be contacted via the Parish Office.
A Divine Mercy Hour: This will be held each 'First Friday' at 8pm in this Church - an Hour of Prayer, Adoration, Praise and Petition. All welcome. December's takes place this Friday.
Year of Faith Leaflets: Prayer Leaflets from the Office of Evangelization for the 'Year of Faith' are available in the Church Porch for anyone who would like to take one.
Church Gate Collection: The church gate collection this weekend will be in aid of the Dublin Diocese Children's Pilgrimage to Lourdes.
Bogus Charity Collectors: Please be aware of bogus charity collectors in or around the Church grounds.
Mass for the Sick: The Annual Mass for the Sick will be celebrated on Sunday February 24th at 3pm in St. Fergal's Church, Ballywaltrim, Bray.
Have You an Hour a Week to Spare: Do you have one hour a week to spare in the week? Would you like to spend it in the quiet of the Church? If the answer is yes maybe you would like to commit to becoming a member of the Perpetual Adoration. Please pick up a card at the back of the Church and choose which hour suits your needs.
Perpetual Adoration: Why not spend 1 hour with Jesus? In these challenging times great graces can be obtained. Adorers are required for Day and in particular Night Hours. If you are interested and can help, please contact Chrissi on 272 3865.