Results for Wednesday, November 29: winning numbers 2, 7, 18 and 28; no jackpot winner. 16 match-three winners receive €41 each: Patricia Goodison; Margaret Nolan; Darron Donnelly; K and Anne; Rosarie Scully; Zoemai and Bob; Karen Moriarty; Florance Donnelly; Emma Dempsey; Abby McGrath; Catherina Sheehan; A.K.; Breda Fenlon; M Carley; Jake Fortune, and Pamela Brennan.
Jackpot for Wednesday, December 6, is €17,000. Tickets are €1.50 at the parish office or any promotor. Lotto draw takes place every Wednesday night at Clonard Bingo at 8.30 p.m. If you wish to join or be a promoter please call to the parish office to have it arranged. Results available on clonardparish.ie or Facebook.
Feast Of the Immaculate Conception: Friday, December 8, is the feast of the Immaculate Conception and a Holy Day of Obligation. Vigil Mass on Thursday, December 7, at 7 p.m. Masses on the Holy Day at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Dates For Your Diary: Taizé evening Prayer Service on Sunday, December 10, in Clonard Day Chapel at 7 p.m. All are most welcome. Advent Reconciliation Service will take place on Sunday, December 17, at 7 p.m. in Clonard Main Chapel. Visiting Priests in attendance.
Acorn Shop: Opening Hours Monday to Friday 9.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Christmas Mass Bouquets and Novena Cards available. Vouchers available for Bingo Books, Christmas presents.
Confessions In Clonard: Every Saturday from five to 5.45 p.m.
Clonard Parish Radio: All Church services are broadcast on 92.9 FM Please inform people who are sick or housebound so that they can join us over the airwaves. Masses: Saturday Vigil Mass 6 p.m. Sunday 9 a.m., 10 a.m., and 11.30 a.m. Weekdays: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Santa World is at Clonard Community Centre on Saturday and Sunday, December 9 and 10, from 2.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Visits to Santa, Sleigh rides, Christmas Wheel-O-Fortune, bric-a-brac, Craft stalls, Hamper Raffle, Book Stall, Guess the Weight of the cake, Chocolate Stall, tea and Christmas Pudding Served. The Children’s Liturgy Choir will perform on Sunday, December 10, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission €5 per Santa Visit, Adults Free. Easy Parking for 250 cars.
SUN SHINE CLUB
Come and join us today December 5 in St Joseph’s Club, Bishopswater from 2.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Refreshments served, we hope to see you there.
Thanks to all four sections of Clonard guide unit for helping to raise €200 for Masion a very sick little boy who is off to the USA in December for special medical treatment. The girls held a Pyjamas party and donated all their subs to help Masion. The girls are now busy with the countdown to Christmas and have a jam packed list of events for December. Watch out for more updates.
Christmas coffee morning and Cake Sale in Clonard Hall on Friday, December 15, 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Christmas Music/ Cake Stall/Raffle. Entry €5. Cake Stall donations accepted on the day. Everyone Welcome.
Clonfab Limited Community Employment Scheme have vacancies for three Childcare Operatives working with FAB Huggie Bears. Please contact your local DSP Employment Services/Intreo Office to check your eligibility.
If you are over the age of 21, in receipt of a social welfare payment for one year or more, please contact Joe Ryan at the Clonfab Offices in Clonard Community Centre for more information. Closing date is Friday, December 8. Email clonfab@gmail. com or call 053 9147782 from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. for further details.
CLONARD THRIFT FUND
Pay-out will take place on Tuesday, December 5, from 6.30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Box Office (same place as you pay in weekly).
Our annual general meeting this year is being held in Clonard Community Centre on Tuesday, December 12, at 7.30 p.m. All old and new members are welcome to come along and be part of the club.
Congratulations to Tommy Walsh on winning €203 in this week’s split-the-pot draw, seller this week was Aidan Gilbert. Next week’s envelopes are on sale now, thanks to all for selling and supporting us weekly.
Emer McGrath from Taghmon and Ann Marie Creane from Glynn at the ETB graduations for the Links programme in the Horse & Hound.