Reflections to Prepare for Lent
A series of reflections on preparing for Lent will take place in the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar after the 10 am Mass on Monday 10th and Wednesday to Friday 12th -13th March. People from all parishes are invited to attend. Each reflection will last for less than 15 minutes. The reflections will also be transmitted on the Castlebar Church Radio which serves an area for several miles around Castlebar on 105.3 FM and online at www.castlebar.ie. The reflections will not take place on any particular day if there is a funeral Mass due to take place at 11.00 a.m. on that day.
The presenter will be Maura Walsh, R.S.M..
Praying the Scriptures during Lent.
Get to know more of the mind and heart of God this Lent. Every Tuesday during Lent, starting March 11th, you are invited to come and pray the Scriptures in the Family Centre, Chapel St., Castlebar for 30 minutes starting at 10.40 am. Afterwards if you have time you are welcome to stay for a cup of tea/coffee. Facilitator Maura Flynn, R.S.M..
Keeping our young people safe on the Internet.
Information technology can be a great gift but it also poses many dangers to our children. A short free programme on how parents and teachers can help to keep children safe on the internet will be given by Caroline Sweeney on Tuesday 11th March in the Mayo Education Centre (beside GMIT) starting at 7pm. Caroline is a teacher and also a tutor of the National Centre for Technology in Education.
More information available on 094-9025900 or www.thefamilycentre.com