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NEWS UPDATE

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BI-CENENTARY SERVICE 24TH JUNE
 

On Sunday 24th June we have our Bi-Centenary Anniversary Service and Act of Thanksgiving.  This Service will be at 11.00am in Christ Church, Taney at which the Celebrant will be the Archbishop and the Preacher will Bishop Michael Burrows – a son of Taney Parish!  This will be a united Service and there will no Service in St. Nahi’s at 11.45am that day.  This will be followed by refreshments and the launch of Carol Robinson Tweed’s revised Parish History ‘Taney - Progress of a Parish’.

 

 

'TANEY - PROGRESS OF A PARISH'
The long-awaited update of Carol Robinson Tweed’s book ‘Taney – Progress of a Parish’ will be launched this coming Sunday following the Anniversary Service at 11.00am. The book published by O’Brien Press will be launched by the Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport, Mr Shane Ross TD.  Copies will be available for sale at €20 each and Carol has agreed to sign all copies purchased on the day.  This high quality hard backed book will be of interest to Parishioners, former Parishioners and friends of Taney Parish alike. Please do purchase a copy for yourself, family members and friends.

PIPEWORKS FESTIVAL - Friday 22nd June 2018 7:00pm   Westland Baroque Concert in St. Nahi's
T
his delightful short concert of Baroque music is a fundraiser to go towards the appearance of a young Dublin-based group, Westland Baroque, at the West Cork Chamber Music Festival, where they will perform two concerts and participate in masterclasses given by international baroque specialists. The group includes an ex-Wesley girl, violinist Aisling Lyons, and organist/harpsichordist Matthew Breen, who has deputised for David a number of times in Taney. They will be playing authentic instruments with gut strings and baroque bows. Your support and encouragement would be so much appreciated. Free entry but all contributions most welcome!
 
JOB VACANCY
A vacancy will shortly occur on the Maintenance Team for Taney Parish Centre. Duties will include halls & meeting rooms setup, maintenance & cleaning. DIY Skills an advantage and ability to work on own initiative essential. Hours: Part Time 20 hours.  Afternoon/evening shifts, odd Saturday/Sunday shift.

Applications by e-mail with CV to parishoftaney@eircom.net or by post to Taney Parish Office, Taney Road, Dundrum, Dublin 14 by 6th July.

 

 

DUNDRUM ARTS AND CULTURAL FESTIVAL
Dundrum Arts and Cultural Festival will celebrate thirty-five years of bringing Summer entertainment to Dundrum and District. This year the festival will run from Sunday June 17th to Sunday June 24th with a full and varied programme which features many popular events. We have Children`s Mini World Cup Soccer in Meadowbrook Park with Dundrum Football Club, Stephen Roche Grand Prix cycling classic, Bi-lingual storytelling, Heritage walks and a Heritage Talk, Indoor Bowls, Walking Football. Irish Night in Dundrum House, Set Dance Workshop with Padraig and Roísín McEneany, Family entertainment in Dundrum Town Centre and a Village Day in Main Street Dundrum which will be closed to vehicular traffic on Sunday June 24th. Village Day will have Open Air Opera featuring Hansel and Gretel. This year a special attraction will be The Woolly Farm exhibition of live farm animals plus lots of family entertainment of which 95% is free on Main Street from 2pm to 5pm.
For further information visit www.dundrumfestival.ie
 

EVENING SERVICES AT CHRIST CHURCH TANEY
The Sunday evening Services will be suspended for the months of July & August.

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.