Today Sunday 29th of June, Ardcarne Parish are holding a day of celebration to mark Fr. Brian Conlon’s 25th Anniversary of ordination and also 10 years of being Priest in Charge of Ardcarne Parish.
Geevagh native Fr. Brian is well known in Boyle having received his secondary education in the former St. Mary’s College in the town and later serving as a Priest in St. Joseph’s as well as being the driving force behind Boyle Family Life Centre.
Starting with a special Mass in Cootehall at 11am con-celebrated with Bishop Jones featuring Cootehall & Parish Choir, afterwards Fr. Brian will plant a tree in the Church grounds.
He will then call to Cootehall NS for ‘Coffee and Cake’ and a chance to chat and mingle.
The climax of the celebration is a night out in The Bush Hotel, Carrick. Doors open at 7pm, food is being served at 8pm and the entertainment starts at 9pm with music and dancing to The Brian Mc Dermott Band and D.J. Willie G. will make this a night to remember!
The will be a donation box at the door to cover costs and a fabulous door-prize on offer.
Also thank you to our sponsors for some wonderful spot prizes which will be raffled on the night – again to help cover costs.
If you have have any queries or wish to help or donate a spot prize then you can email [email protected]