PARISH NOTES 15/01/2018-22/01/2018 


Congratulations to Sean and Siobhan Fitzgerald whose child William Padraig was baptised in Powerstown on Saturday.


We extend our sympathy to the family of Joan Ryan, Meganstown, especially to her sons, James and Michael, daughter,

Mairead, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relatives and friends.



Monthly Meeting Wednesday 17th January 8pm

Catering: Tulip Group - Mary White, Mary Condon, Valerie O'Callaghan, Bridget Redmond and Anna Flaherty


Applications are now being taken from parents who wish to enrol their child(ren) in Junior Infants in Lisronagh N.S. forSeptember 2018.  All enquiries to the School Secretary please, on 052 6122167.  Our school Open Day will be held on Sat. 3rdFebruary next at am.  Come along and see our excellent facilities.


Rathkeevin National School would like to invite enrolments from Parents of Juniors Infants for September, 2018. (Closing date 26th February, 2018) Enrolment forms are available from the school office. Please contact 052-6121680.



Powerstown/Lisronagh Community Games are holding an information meeting for anybody interested in games art&modelling, gymnastics, swimming,talent, quiz and many more activities in Monroe on Monday night 22nd January @ 8pm . All are welcome.


The weekly card game held on Thursday the 11th.January.

Winners were:

 Paddy Franey and David Blissett; on 13 games.

Eddie and June Cooney; John McNamara and Michael Power; Michael O’Gorman and Mick; all on 9 games.

Table Prizes on 19 and 20 games; Eddie and June Cooney with Jim and Mary Garrett.

Beginners or seasoned card players are welcome to our well run card game.

Partners available if required.

Cards again on Thursday the 18th.January 2018 at 8.30 pm.

Parish Projects

  • Powerstown Graveyard Project

    The parish Graveyard Project allows you to search and view the graves in Powerstown cemetery, including headstone images and a mapping of the graveyard.

    View graveyard page


  • Powerstown Church Bicentenary 1810-2010, A Commemorative History

    This book is the collaborative endeavour by several parishioners, who covered a variety of topics, ranging from the geographical to the historical aspects of the parish.

    View book details