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Booking Essential for all Events
 June 2021: 

21 June Celebrating the Summer Solstice. Details to follow soon. 

May 2021: 
17th and 20th May: 'Laudato Si', Zoom talk hosted by Sr Lois Greene, to mark 'Laudato Si' Week 2021.

To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

Continues on Monday and Thursdays: 'Painting the Stars'

This program discusses the Universe Story.  There are several short excerpts by various speakers, followed by discussion questions.  I have used it with groups – young and old – and have always found a ready and appreciative audience.  The topic is closely related to the mandate of Nano Nagle Birthplace and to the present climate crisis in our world. 

You are invited to meet virtually with like-minded people for 1 – 1 ½ hours, at 7:30 on Monday and Thursday evenings (a continuation from March).

 To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

April 2021:
13th April: Wood you Believe -  Coping and Hoping, asking the right questions in a time of crisis

Webinar Presented by Fr. Jim Cogley, Director of Pilgrimage at Our Lady’s Island, and facilitated by Nano Nagle Birthplace using Zoom. On Tuesday 13th April 2021, 7.30pm – 9.00pm: Cost €15. Booking essential please phone 022 26411

Jim uses his amazing wood carvings to explore core human questions. He is a psychotherapist whose special interest is exploring how the past that is unacknowledged can still influence the present  both at personal and ancestral level.

The Corona Storm

Storms come into our lives for a reason.

They last for a season.

Learn the reason and outlast the season.

What can we learn, how can we heal?

How do we weather the storm that is Corona?

March 2021:
4th March: 'Painting the Stars'

This program discusses the Universe Story.  There are several short excerpts by various speakers, followed by discussion questions.  I have used it with groups – young and old – and have always found a ready and appreciative audience.  The topic is closely related to the mandate of Nano Nagle Birthplace and to the present climate crisis in our world. 

You are invited to meet virtually with like-minded people for 1 – 1 ½ hours, at 7:30 on Thursday evenings beginning on March 4th.

 To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

10th March: 'Pondering on Life'
  • based on Jan Richardson’s writings on Sanctuary, invites us to imagine what Sanctuary might mean for us.  Generally, it implies a time to rest, to ponder and to dream as we contemplate where we are in the unfolding path of our lives during this pandemic, and how it calls us deeper into the life of the world during 2021.

You are invited to meet virtually with like-minded people for 1 – 1 ½ hours beginning at 7:30 on Thursday evenings beginning on March 10th.  Sister Lois Greene from Nano Nagle Birthplace in Ballygriffin is suggesting we try it for six weeks and see where it leads us.  It is an opportunity to meet the new Director of Nano Nagle Birthplace and it will give her opportunity to meet you. Mostly it will provide a space to reflect and respond to our call to life in our present circumstances.  To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

January 2021:
21st January: Pondering on Life
  • based on Jan Richardson’s writings on Sanctuary, invites us to imagine what Sanctuary might mean for us.  Generally, it implies a time to rest, to ponder and to dream as we contemplate where we are in the unfolding path of our lives during this pandemic, and how it calls us deeper into the life of the world during 2021.

You are invited to meet virtually with like-minded people for 1 – 1 ½ hours beginning at 7:30 on Thursday evenings beginning on January 21st.  Sister Lois Greene from Nano Nagle Birthplace in Ballygriffin is suggesting we try it for six weeks and see where it leads us.  It is an opportunity to meet the new Director of Nano Nagle Birthplace and it will give her opportunity to meet you. Mostly it will provide a space to reflect and respond to our call to life in our present circumstances.  To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

26th January: 'Mary of Nazareth'

will be offered at 2:30 for 40 minutes on Tuesday afternoons beginning on January 26th.

This session will look at the life of Mary of Nazareth from several different perspectives. To register please contact secretary@nanonaglebirthplace.ie and you will be sent the link for the Zoom connection.

Lois is a Presentation Sister from Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. She has recently become the Director of Nano Nagle Birthplace in Ballygriffin.  She brings leadership experience in administration as a member of the Leadership Team of the Presentation Sisters in NL and as co-chair of the Justice and Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) Committee of Presentation Sisters and Associates in NL.  Her education includes post-graduate degrees in Music Education and in Pastoral Studies.  She has been active in University Campus Ministry and in ministry on retreat and conference teams in Canada, Pakistan, USA and Ireland on various occasions.

 

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