Dates for your Diary


September 2023

Thursday 28th September – Clogher Diocesan Synod will be held in the Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 6.30pm starting in the Cathedral with Holy Communion followed by the Synod meeting in the hall.

Thursday 28th September - Monday 2nd October 2023 – Devenish Pairs Bowling Tournament will be held on the above dates with finals night on Wednesday 4th October, in the Reade Hall Monea. Entries to William Harpur, Tel. 02866341237 or 077962217970

Friday 29th September – Slavin Parish Harvest and Gospel Concert at 8pm. Music by Hugh P and Maria Doherty, a father and daughter band, based in Buncrana, Co. Donegal.

Friday 29th September – Autumn Praise in Colour,' in Colebrooke Parish Church at 8.00pm, a restful, fun evening of music and messages with 'Prizes and Surprises' with Revd Dr. Jean Mackarel as well as musicians and soloist. Further details to follow

Friday 29th September – Floral arrangement Demonstration in Scotshouse Community Centre hosted by Currin Parish led by well-known local florist Timothy Elliott, and as ever it promises to be a fascinating and entertaining event. Tickets cost 10 Euros, which will include supper and they will be available from Currin Select Vestry members, in church after Sunday services, or at the door on the night.

Saturday 30th September – Harvest Coffee Morning and Sale in Sallaghy Parish Hall hosted by Sallaghy Mothers' Union with money raised to support the Mothers' Union Overseas.

Saturday 30th September – Musical Evening and Concert in Lisbellaw Parish Church at 8pm featuring Concentio Chamber Choir from Belfast with musical input from Lisbellaw's two local primary schools, Lynda Lindsay, and the Rector. Proceeds from the evening to Parish Funds as well as making gifts to our two local primary schools. Please support this worthy venture.

October 2023

Saturday 7th October – Enniskillen Cathedral Open Day to see the harvest decorations during harvest weekend with services on Sunday 8 October at 11am and 7pm.

Saturday 7th October – Clabby Parish Tractor Run with registration from 10.00am and leaving Clabby Church Hall at 11.00am. For any further details contact Mr. Jim Monteith 028 89521167 or mobile 07751803660.

Tuesday 10th October – Coffee Morning in Ballybay Parish Hall from 11am-12.30pm. All are most welcome to attend!

Friday 13th October – Cleenish Church 260th Anniversary Musical Evening in Cleenish Parish Church, Bellanaleck at 7.30pm featuring the Silver Tones Male Voice Choir, Serenity Music (Wesley Henderson with his daughters Elise and Amy), and a historical brief on the history of Cleenish Church. All friends and parishioners and former parishioners of Cleenish are welcomed to this event and there will be supper in Cleenish Hall, to allow opportunity to renew acquaintances with Cleenish Parish.

Sunday 15th October – BBC Radio Ulster Morning Service Live Broadcast at 10am from Priory Church, Killadeas.

Sunday 15th October – Service of Remembrance in Mullaghfad Church at 3.00pm with Fivemiletown and Lisburn Branches of the Royal British Legion.

Wednesday 18th October – Parish Auction in Dromore Parish Hall.

Thursday 19th October – Clogher Diocesan Board of Social Theology in Action in partnership with CARE are hosting a number of talks on 19 October 2023 in the Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen. The topics that will be covered are the Cost of Living Crisis; helping families who are struggling at 11.30am; Abortion and Northern Ireland; the story so far at 3pm and Gambling;tackling Northern Ireland's gambling addiction at 7.30pm.

Friday 20th October – Embrace Socials Fun Night in Clogh hall. A family fun night and social for all in the group and open to all ages, children, teenagers, adults and families.

Saturday 21st October – Social event in Ballybay for those in secondary school in Ballybay Parish Hall from 8.30 p.m. - 11 p.m. This will be run by "Embrace Socials", a leading Christian entertainment provider. The cost to attend is ?8 per person.

Saturday 21st October – Parish Auction in Derrybrusk Parish Hall in Belle Isle Hall.

Sunday 22nd October – Service of Dedication of Gifts donated to Crossduff Parish Church at 3.30pm. The service will be led by Revd Lorraine Capper (Rural Dean) and the dedication will be carried out by Rt Revd Dr Ian Ellis, Bishop of Clogher who will also be the preacher. Everybody most welcome and refreshments will be provided after the service in the Old Stables.

Friday 27th October – Lisnaskea Parish Concert in The Archdale Centre featuring the 'Silvertones' and other artistes. Further details to follow.

Friday 27th October – Parish Variety Concert hosted by Lisnaskea Parish Church featuring "The Silvertones" in The Archdale Centre.

November 2023

Saturday 4th November – Fashion Show in the Gillaroo Centre, Garrison hosted by Garrison Parish Church at 7.30pm. Clothes are provided by Miss B's clothing shop in Belleek. Also wedding dresses through the decades will be displayed and modelled. Proceeds from the event will go to Garrison Parish Church and the Rectory Fund.

Sunday 5th November – Songs of Praise Service at 3pm in Dartrey Church. Special guests will be Revd Tim Irvine and the Donagh Choir with their choir director, Mrs. Ethne McCord who will be organist for the occasion. Revd. Tim will introduce the hymns, the choir will sing a few pieces of their own and join with the congregation in the singing of the parishioners favourite hymns. Definitely an occasion not to be missed.

Friday 10th November – Parish Table Quiz organised by St. Salvator's Church, Glaslough, in The Oakland's Community Centre at 8pm.

Friday 10th November – CANCELLED-Harvest Dance in the Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan organised by St. Salvator's Church, is no longer taking place and will be rescheduled in the Spring.

Friday 10th November – Music Celebration' to be held in Christ Church Hall, Maguiresbridge at 7.30pm. A night of music, singing and fellowship as local bands, singers and choirs come together to praise God. Tickets available at the door; adults 10, young people 5, primary school children and under free. Refreshments will be served. All proceeds in aid of the Church. Everyone is very welcome!

Saturday 11th November – Devenish Parish Auction and Sale at 2.00pm in the Reade Hall.

Thursday 16th - Saturday 18th November 2023 – Inishmacsaint Parish Pantomine ' Ruth' an old story interpreted by Revd Stephanie Woods in Derrygonnelly Orange Hall at 8pm. Tickets priced 10 for adults and 5 for under 12's from Tel. 07984121395.

Friday 17th November – Clabby Parish Gospel and Musical Evening in Clabby Church Hall at 8pm when artistes include Murley Silver Band, Valley Voices and Ann Bloomfield. All proceeds towards Church funds.

Saturday 18th November – Christmas Craft Fair in Galloon Parish Hall.

Saturday 18th November – Grand Variety Concert organised by Aghadrumsee Parish and Aghadrumsee LOL 1325 at 8.00pm. Tickets available from Vestry and Lodge members.

December 2023

Friday 8th - Sunday 10th December 2023 – Winter Wonderland Christmas Tree Festival in Galloon Parish Church Viewing will begin on the Friday and the weekend will conclude with a carol service on the Sunday. More information will follow.

Sunday 17th December – Carols by Candlelight in Inishmacsaint Parish Church at 7.30pm.

May 2024

Friday 10th - Saturday 11th May 2024 – 2024 General Synod will be held in Armagh with the third day's business to be conducted remotely on the evening of Tuesday 14th May and the evening of Thursday 16th May (if required).


last updated 22nd September 2023