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NEWS UPDATE

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BACK TO CHURCH!
Our ‘Back to Church’ Sunday this year is really back to Church in more ways than one!
 
Next Sunday 17th September will be the re-opening of Christ Church following the refurbishment.  We do hope that as many people as possible will make an effort to attend the Service and make the occasion one of celebration and thanksgiving.
 
Roger and Debbie Brooks are the hosts for refreshments following this Service and they would welcome donations of some cakes and tray bakes on the day.
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL ENROLMENT
The Sunday School commences again on Sunday 17th September.  As this is the first Sunday back, enrolment will take place after the Service in the Parish Centre.  It is essential that parents/guardians are present to sign the consent form.

MUSIC AT TANEY
Christ Church Senior Choir in Christ Church
Regular Choir practices for the Christ Church Senior Choir will resume at 9.15am on Sunday 17th September in the Sinnamon Hall.  Our Organist, David Adams, is always pleased to hear from you if you would like to join the Choir and help enhance the music of our weekly Services.  Feel free to contact him after the 10.15am Service.
 
Junior Choir
Suzanne Chadwick is actively seeking new members for our Junior Choir which enhances our worship at our family Services each month.  All children are welcome to join the choir, although it is best suited to children from 2nd class upwards.  Choir practices will take place on Tuesday afternoons from 2.30pm to 3.00pm in the Parish Centre. 
 
7TH CO. DUNDRUM GIRLS' BRIGADE
Will be re-opening on Wednesday 20th September at 7.00pm for girls ages 9 years upward and Saturday 23rd September at 10.30am for girls aged 2 – 8 years.  All new members are very welcome. 
Contact: Averil Dobson 086 247 7639 or 01 298 9696.
 
CONFIRMATION
Those wishing to be presented for Confirmation next year are required to register with the Parish Office by the end of September (Tel: 01 2985491).  Classes will commence in October.  The Confirmation Service will be on Sunday 13th May 2018.
 
SNOOKER CLUB
The Taney Parish Snooker Club have a number of vacancies for new members.  They normally play on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday evenings 7.00pm – 10.30pm and on Tuesday mornings at 10.00am.  Members should be over 18 years of age.  There is also a juvenile category for ages 16-18 years.  Application forms are available from the Parish Office.
 
HOSPICE COFFEE MORNING
Dundrum Garda Station is hosting a Coffee Morning next Thursday morning 14th September 11.00am – 1.00pm in aid of Hospice Care at Harold’s Cross and Blackrock.  They would welcome your support.

ADELAIDE HOSPITAL NURSES' LUNCH
This gathering for all nurses who trained/worked in Peter Street is being held on Saturday 14th October 2017 in the Marine Hotel, Sutton 12.45pm.  For further details and bookings please contact Nola Lambert on 087 688 9845.
 
ST. PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL CD LAUNCH
You are invited to the launch of the Cathedral Choir’s latest CD ‘A year at St Patrick’s’ on Friday 29th September at 6.15am.  Admission Free.

TANEY KITCHEN
The “Taney Kitchen” has no re-opened for business.  We welcome back Yvonne and her helpers.  The Coffee Shop is open Monday to Saturday from 9.00am to 2.00pm in the Parish Centre Foyer serving all the usual goodies including teas, coffees, biscuits, cakes, scones, soups and sandwiches.  On Fridays, a three course lunch is served from 12.30 – 1.30pm.  Bookings for this should be made with the Parish Office in advance.
 
TANEY MOTHERS’ UNION
The season is about to resume again following our summer break. We hope you all enjoyed the summer break with family and friends.  There are a few changes to our programme for September and October so please take note for your own information. The Diocesan Festival Service will be held on Thursday 7th of September in Christ Church Cathedral at 7.30 p.m. The Preacher will be the MU World President Mrs Lynne Tenby.  This is followed on Saturday 9th of September by the” MU Big Sing” in the National Concert Hall at 3pm. We have decided to host Afternoon Tea on Tuesday 26th of September at 3.00 pm in the Overend Room, all members are welcome. Please note change of date for the October meeting  on Tuesday 3rd October “Food for the Sole” Rhonda Willoughby will talk about her recipe book  she wrote in aid of the Leprosy Mission.  On Sunday 15th of October we look forward to hearing our Diocesan President Mrs Karen Nelson speak at our 10.15 service in Taney.
(Note: Future meetings will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.)
 
TANEY INDOOR BOWLS CLUB
Taney Indoor Bowls Club has resumed bowling on Mondays at 7.30pm in the Minor Hall.  They also meet on Tuesday mornings 10.00am – 12noon and Thursday evenings at 7.00pm. They would welcome new members.  If you are interested do drop along.  You will be assured of a warm welcome.

TRANSPORT

We have a number of Parishioners who would dearly love to attend Sunday Services, and who require transport.  If you feel in any way that you could offer to collect one or two of these parishioners it would be very much appreciated.  Please contact the parish office or one of the clergy if you can assist.


CONTACT US

The office is open from 9.30am – 3.30pm Monday – Friday. Tel. No.: 01-298 5491

e-mail: parishoftaney@eircom.net Parish Website: www.taneyparish.ie

Please be sure to inform the office of any changes to your contact details – e.g. address, telephone/mobile number or email.


On-call telephone number

The clergy now operate a designated emergency telephone number it is: 083 477 1673.

This number may be called in case or cases of pastoral emergency only, should there be no reply from the parish office or clergy numbers.