Thursday, 1 June 2017

Straffan Church - Closed until Sunday 11th June

Note: Straffan Church will remain closed this Sunday (4th June) but will reopen for worship on Sunday 11th June. Thank you to everyone for your patience during the works on the church roof

Sunday, 28 May 2017

Parish Sponsored walk in Glendalough - in aid of Roof Repair Fund

A great day in Glendalough today - All walkers completed the 9k walk and enjoyed lovely weather and good company. See more pics here:

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Sunday School Coffee Morning in aid of Straffan Church Roof Repair Fund

Next Sunday 21st May - Sunday School Coffee Morning after 11.30 service in Christ Church Celbridge - In aid of Straffan Church Roof Repair Fund

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Presentation by Dee Huddleston on Christian Aid visit to India

Leading into Christian Aid Week (14th 20th May) Dee Huddleston of Straffan parish gave a very interesting and moving presentation following her recent visit to India with Christian Aid. She will be giving the presentation again next Sunday in St Finian's Church Newcastle-Lyons at 9am and Christ Church Celbridge at 11.30am. There will be coffee after the service in Celbridge - All welcome at either service 

Straffan Church closed for roof repairs

Straffan Church will be closed for at least two Sundays (14th and 21st) due to essential roof repairs - Watch this space for updates - Alternative services in Newcastle Lyons at 9am or Celbridge at 11.30 

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Presentation to Linda Daly for her work as Slip Hall Administrator

After the United service in Christ Church Celbridge on Sunday 30th April a presentation was made to Linda Daly to mark her retirement as Slip Hall Administrator. Wardens from all three churches and the Buildings Committee presented Linda with a drawing of the hall, the work of local artist and parishioner June Lanigan and a cheque was also presented as a token of our appreciation as a parish for all that Linda has done to promote and improve the hall facility in recent years.

Friday, 28 April 2017

Easter Vestry - Newcastle Lyons

Easter Vestry for Newcastle Lyons is Wednesday 3rd May at 8pm in St. Finian's Church - All welcome

1st Car Boot Sale of 2017

Saturday, 29th April

·       FRESH Home made produce - cakes, jams, breads
·       Crafts - jewellery, giftware, hand-made cards, books, toys
·       Potted plants, crafts, DIY supplies, home furnishings

Location: Church of Ireland grounds, Straffan, Co Kildare
ü Sellers - Gates open at 7:30 o'clock and we finish off from 1:30 pmonwards  No vans or traders.
ü Public - 9:00am - 2:00 pm

Straffan Market & Boot Sale 2017 Dates

13-May; 27-May; 10-Jun; 24-Jun; 08-Jul; 22-Jul; 05-Aug; 19-Aug; 02-Sep; 16-Sep; 30-Sep; 02-Dec. - Christmas Market