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Community Notices

A service to charities and community groups who operate independently of Kinsale Parish

ONLINE ALPHA COURSE
For more information click here alpha-2021
The Alpha course starts on Thursday 21st January at 8.15pm.
To register or if you have any questions, email alphakinsale@gmail.com or call Gearoid on 086 2564069

SVP KINSALE AREA
• SVP Kinsale would like to thank Macra na Feirme Kinsale for the very generous donation of timber blocks. They were very much appreciated, especially during this very cold winter.
• Thank you to everyone who gave so generously to SVP Kinsale during the Christmas period. In particular many thanks to all the anonymous donors who we are unable to acknowledge in person. Happy new year to you all.
The contact number for St. Vincent de Paul, Kinsale Area is 085 2186966

FRIARY OFFICE
The Friary office is closed due to Covid-19 restrictions. If you wish to book a Mass or if you need a Mass card, phone 021 4772138 or email info@carmeliteskinsale.ie

PRIORY INSTITUTE
Online Open Day, Saturday 23rd January 2021.

Priory Institute courses offer the opportunity to study theology from home in your own time and be part of a supportive student community.
For information or to register visit https://prioryinstitute.com/events/january-priory-institute-open-day

KINSALE HISTORY SOCIETY
The Annual Kinsale Record is now on sale at usual outlets.

DUNDERROW NATIONAL SCHOOL
Now enrolling for September 2021
Tel. 021 4774041
Email: info@dunderrow.ie
www.dunderrowns.ie

VIRTUAL MEDJUGORJE PILGRIMAGE
Visit Medjugorje every Wednesday and Sunday night at 8pm to take part in Rosary at the Blue Cross (Wednesdays) and Torchlight Procession (Sundays) via Joe Walsh Tours Pilgrimages Facebook page in company of Philip Ryan and Sean O’Shaughnessy.
https://www.facebook.com/joewalshtourspilgrimages/

KINSALE NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH
Applications for Pendant Alarm for the Elderly
Alarms are provided free. Only monitoring fee to be paid. Contact:
• Kinsale Neighbourhood Watch; or
• Your local Community Alert; or
• Kinsale Garda Station

KARA
Kinsale Active Retired Association

Hope all our members are keeping well and we will meet again in the not too distant future, please God.
A decision has been taken that, in the interest of public safety, the Temperance Hall will remain closed for the remainder of 2020.

COVID 19 SUPPORT LINE FOR OLDER PEOPLE
ALONE manage a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary. The support line is open seven days a week, 8am – 8pm, by calling 0818 222 024.
To volunteer your help, visit www.alone.ie

BIBLE STUDY ONLINE
There are currently two groups in the parish who meet online to study the Bible every week. These groups are ecumenical and meet for about an hour. One group meets on Wednesday mornings and the other group meets on Sunday evenings. Call David 0861727747 or Ger 0876775126 for more information.

BINGO AT THE FRIARY
Bingo at the Friary is cancelled until further notice.

MAKING INTERNET ACCESS SAFER IN OUR HOMES AND SCHOOLS
See ehtrust.org or es-ireland.com

FRIENDLY CALL CORK
A free phone call service for older people who are living alone and perhaps feeling lonely, isolated or vulnerable. The aim is to provide a listening service and offer direction to relevant support agencies and medical practitioners. Receiving a simple phone call a few times a week can make a huge difference to an individual who is living alone. If you or someone you know would like to find out more, please contact Brenda Barry on 021 430 1700 or 087 636 6407, email Brenda.Barry@partnershipcork.ie