There is a no more appropriate date for our Annual Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving of Loved Ones than Sunday, November 1st – All Saints Day, starting at 7pm. It is always a very moving service, with comforting liturgy, the lighting of individual candles and music sung by the choir.
Philip Molloy of Newstalk introduces a showing of Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window (1954) starring James Stewart (pictured below) and Grace Kelly, this Thursday, October 22nd, in the Parish Centre at 8pm. There is no charge but any donations on the night for the ongoing work of The Dining Room in Dun Laoghaire would be most welcome. Please book seats on firstname.lastname@example.org
Application forms for places in Junior Infants for September 2016 at Glenageary Killiney National School will be available for collection in person from the school office from Monday, November 2nd to Friday, November 13th, between 8.30 am and 2.30 pm. The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Monday November 16th by 2.15 pm. The current admissions policy is available on gkns.ie
The speaker at our service of Harvest Thanksgiving at 10.30am this Sunday, October 11th, will be Rosamond Bennett, chief executive of Christian Aid since 2012. Before that she worked in the corporate sector for more than 20 years, including as head of communications at the Northern Bank and as head of marketing for both Northern Bank and National Irish Bank. Rosamond is also an elder in Whitehead Presbyterian Church, Co Antrim. We look forward to welcoming her to Glenageary
The church will be decorated for the harvest on Saturday from 9am. All are welcome to come and help. Donations of vegetables, fruit or flowers will be gratefully received.