Category: Parish Notices

CAMEO evening

Parents and children in Trim and Athboy parishes are invited to the next CAMEO (‘come and meet each other’) evening in the Diocesan Hall, Trim at 5pm on Saturday 2 March 2019.

There will be sweet and savoury pancakes for all and there is no charge for this event. However, attendees may make a donation to cover the cost and any surplus will be donated in full to the Christian Aid Lenten Appeal.

To help us plan, please RSVP by Sunday 24 February if you wish to attend to or by text to 085 808 1483.

Parish Notices

The Mothers Union AGM will take place on Tuesday 22 January at 4pm in the home of Mrs Olive Reilly.

To celebrate the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, ecumenical services will be hosted at St Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Trim on Monday 28 January at 7.30pm (note change of date) and also, in Athboy Community School on Thursday 24 January at 8pm.

The St Patrick’s Cathedral Select Vestry will meet at 8pm on Tuesday 29 January in St Patrick’s National School. To add your name the voting register, please notify the rector or churchwardens or email

The next meeting of Scatter Club will take place at 5pm on Saturday 26 January at the Diocesan Hall in Trim. Scatter Club caters for children of primary school age and new members are always welcome.

Updated training in child protection will be held on Wednesday 20 February at 7.30pm in the Diocesan Hall as part of the parish’s Safeguarding Trust Training programme. This applies to all volunteers who work with children and parish panel members.

Confirmation will take place on Sunday 16 June this year. If anyone in your household is considering confirmation, please contact Dean Paul Bogle directly.

Parish Notices

Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

The always popular Service of Nine Lessons and Carols with the Meath Diocesan Choir will be held at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim at 7.30pm on Friday 21 December.

Athboy Parish Carol Service

Athboy Parish Carol Service will be held in St James’ Church at 4pm on Sunday 23 December. Mulled wine, mince pies and other refreshments will be served after the service.

Christmas Services

A Christmas Eve service of Eucharist will be held at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Trim at 11.30pm. On Christmas Day, Eucharist will be celebrated at 10am in St. James’ Church, Athboy, and at 11.30am in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trim.