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Diary events by date:

Jan
14
Mon
Enrolment at Greyfriars Primary School
Jan 14 – Jan 18 all-day

Enrolment will take place at Greyfriars RC Primary School during the week commencing Monday 14 January 2019. Please call the school office to make an appointment with the Headteacher. The deadline for enrolment is Friday 25 January.

Children who reach the age of 5 on or before 19 August 2019 must normally start school in August 2019.  Children who reach the age of 5 after 19 August 2019, but on or before 29 February 2020, may also start school in August 2019, though parents are not obliged to send their children to school until the first entry date after their fifth birthday.

Jan
17
Thu
Parents’ Meeting for First Confessions and First Holy Communions
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm

To be held in St James’ Church Hall.

Feb
16
Sat
Grief to Grace
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

“Grief to Grace” is an apostolate which aims to bring healing and peace to those affected by sexual abuse.  At the invitation of Archbishop Cushley, Father Dominic Allain, International Pastoral Director of the apostolate, will lead an afternoon for all lay people in the Archdiocese.  The event will be held on Saturday 16 February 2019 at the Gillis Centre, Edinburgh (2pm to 5pm) and is entitled: “Grief to Grace – the Effects and Treatment of Sexual Abuse.” Entry is free.  To register go to:

https://grief-to-grace-tickets.eventbrite.co.uk

Feb
23
Sat
Day for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm

There will be a day of study and reflection for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion on 23 February 2019 at the Gillis Centre, Edinburgh. Registration 11am followed by a talk plus Q&A with Father John Deighan. The day concludes with a Holy Hour and Confessions ending at 3:30pm. To book a please contact Anne Lamond: catecheticscommissionbooking@gmail.com

Mar
16
Sat
First Confessions
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am
May
25
Sat
First Holy Communions
May 25 @ 10:00 am