Newsletter Vol. 2 No. 2 16th January 2011
PARISH NEWSLETTER: If you would like an item placed in the parish newsletter in any given week you must contact the parish office ( by 12 noon on the Wednesday of the week of publication. If you would like to receive the newsletter weekly by e-mail or have relatives/friends abroad who maybe interested, please e-mail

Parish School Enrolments for Sept. 2011

Lusk National School enrolment packs for Sept 2011, are available to collect from the school office until Fri 16th Feb 2011. These packs may be collected and returned between 9.30 am and 3 pm during school days.  All enquiries should be made to the school office at 8437738.

Applications forms to enrol pupils in Corduff National School for Sept 2011 are now available for collection from the school. A limited number of places are available. Completed applications must be received by Fri 4th Feb at 12.30pm  

Night classes
Enrolment in the Spring evening classes in Skerries Community College will be on the 17th Jan and 19th Jan from 7-9pm. See and follow link in Nightclasses or visit the school website

Lusk Athletic Club
Many thanks to all who turned out on the 2nd of Jan to take part in this year's Goal run, in Lusk. This charity event raised much needed funds for Goal.  The Little Athletics training resumes on the Tuesday 18th at 7pm.

Developing Parish Seminar 2011
A seminar is to be held in All Hallows College on 28th Feb-1st Mar. Entitled Honesty, Healing & Hope, and led by Baroness Nuala O’Loan, the seminar will examine aspirations and expectations for parish development and renewal, including a public lecture, also to be given by Baroness O’Loan. More details can be found on the following page of the All Hallows College website:

Movies that Matter: The Inner Journey

Venue:  Manresa, Jesuit Centre of Spirituality, Dollymount, Dublin 3.
Date:  Begins Wednesday, 19 January and continues fortnightly until 30 March i.e. 6 Wed evenings.
Time: 7.30pm to 10.00pm.
Aim of series:  To make us more aware of the richness of our inner wisdom.  It is a wisdom we learn from the experience of our journey as we search for our dream in life.
Films to be shown in full are:  City Slickers; Shirley Valentine; Cinema Paradiso; Dead Poets Society; All or Nothing; and Awakenings.
Cost:  Contribution at your discretion.
Directors:  Fr. Peter Hannan, S.J. and Ms. Eileen O'Brien.

No need to book.  Just come along.
For full details on the Movies that Matter series please visit or contact (01) 833 1352 /

Workshop: Overview Of Loss and  Bereavement
Thurs, 20th and Fri, 21st Jan 2011 from 9.30am – 4.00pm presented by Brid Carroll. This workshop explores the journey of grief and loss for individuals who have experienced loss in various ways not just through death.  Venue: The Irish Hospice Foundation, Education and Bereavement Resource Centre, Morrison Chambers, 4th Floor, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2. Fee: €180 (2-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea and coffee. For more information or to book a place on this workshop contact Iris Murray, Irish Hospice Foundation, Morrison Chambers, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2. Tel 01 6793188 or email: Website: