Roscommon town notes

Missing Brandy A very friendly white collie sheepdog was lost in Roscommon town area on Saturday last, June 30th, 2007. The dog answers to the name Brandy. If you have any information on the whereabouts of this dog, please contact Pat Mullen, Mote Park, Roscommon, or call (087) 2455222.   Cemetery Sunday The Annual Mass will be held in St. Coman’s Cemetery, Roscommon, on Sunday 22nd July at 7 pm.   Summer day camp The long summer holidays are increasingly recognised as a great opportunity for 15 to 17 year olds to take part in organised activities through day camps. Co. Roscommon Support Group Ltd. is holding a summer camp for 15 to 17 year olds from July 24th to 27th, 11 am to 2 pm. For further information contact: (090) 66 25852. Fee: € €10 per person.     Freshstart The Freshstart training programme in Athlone has a limited number of vacancies for September. This is a FÁS approved Vocational course for people with special needs, recovering from illness or unemployed and aims to build confidence, up-skill and help reach potential in the workplace. (No Fees). If interested, talk to Martin at (090) 64 41260.   Cúl camps Roscommon GAA football and hurling cúl camps will take place in Dr. Hyde Park, Roscommon during the month of July, for all boys and girls aged between 6 and 14 years.   All kids receive a full GAA kit.   Following are the dates for each camp: Football cúl camp dates 2nd to 6th July 10 am to 2.30 pm Monday to Friday. Hurling cúl camp dates 16th to 20th July 10 am to 2.30 pm. Monday to Friday. Further information for football from Willie Hegarty at (086) 8356227 and for hurling, contact Willie Hegarty or Proinsias Killian (086) 8603816.   Fruit and veg Seasonal fruit such as strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, blackcurrants and tayberries are available from Frances Greene’s, Lanesboro Road, Roscommon. Also available is homegrown vegetables and home made jam and marmalade.   Recent death Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Kathleen Higgins, Barnhill. We offer sincere sympathy to her bereaved family and friends.   Adorer required Permanent adorer required for Adoration Chapel from 5 to 6 p.m. on Thursday. If you would like to help, please phone Parish Office at (090) 66 26298.   Thank you.   First Friday Friday next 6th July is the first Friday of the month. Masses will be at 8 am and 8 pm. Confessions will be heard at 7.30 pm before evening Mass.   Polish Mass The next holy Mass in Polish will be celebrated on Wednesday July 7th at 19.30 in the Sacred Heart Church, Roscommon.   All are welcome. Confessions will start from 18.30.   Msza swieta po polsku 11- go Lipca w Kosciele Najswietszego Serca v Roscommon.   Swzyscy mile widziani. Spowiedz po polsku zacznie sie na godzine perzed Msza. Proba spiewu od 19.00. Szukamy dzieci/mlodziez do pracy w chorze.   Zgloszenia prosimy kierowac do Marcina. Naszego muzyka, telefon: (086) 3970270.   Psychology certificate A One-year Certificate in Psychology course affiliated to the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, commences in Vita House in early September. Places are allocated on first come basis so early booking is recommended. For details and application form please contact Vita House,   telephone (090) 66 25898.   Wedding Congratulations to Aoife Bruen and John Lally who were recently married in the Sacred Heart Church.   PTAA Rosary and heroic offering will be said in the Church during exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (7.30 to 8 pm) on Friday evening 6th July. Applications for membership of the Pioneer Association will be taken after Mass in St. Coman’s Club.   First Saturday Saturday, 7th July is the first Saturday of the month.   Devotions to our Lady of Fatima will be held in the Sacred Heart Church at 10 a.m. before the morning Mass   Summer Camp There are vacancies for the Summer Camp in Roscommon Community Playgroup, Henry Street, Roscommon for week of 16th to 20th July. Times: 9 am to 12 noon or 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm. For further details, contact Bernadette on (090) 66 27208.   Food addiction A food addiction meeting takes place in St. Coman’s Club every Thursday at 8 pm. People who are struggling with food (eating too much or eating too little) are invited. For further information, contact (086) 8839542.