Parish Choir

New members are welcome.

Contact Sr. Rosarii: 086 3344475


Gospel Choir

Practice Tuesdays at 8 pm in the Parish Church to sing at 6 pm Vigil Mass.

New members are welcome.

Contact Eithne Rainsford. 

Centring Prayer/Contemplative Group

Meetings in Old Baptistery Thursday Evenings at 8.10 pm.

All welcome.

Group Leader: Gerry Carbery


The Children’s Choir

Practice 3.00 pm on Monday to sing at 10.30 am Sunday Family Mass.

Contact Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker)

Parish Adoration Group:

Adoration takes place in the Old Baptistery

Monday from 10 am to 5 pm.

Thursday from 10 am – 2 pm.

You are welcome to contribute an hour to Jesus in Adoration

Add your name to a roster, or just show up for any length of time to pray.


Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker)

Do this in Memory:

Preparation Group for First Holy Communion.

Contact: Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker)

Parish Baptism Group:

Preparation for parents and Godparents in advance of the Sacrament of Baptism.

Contact: Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker)

Parish Liturgy Group:

Church Readers 

Contact:Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker)

Parish Prayer Group:

Prayer and scripture readings every Tuesday night at 8 pm

in Community Service Centre, Leinster St.

(situated behind building of Fingleton Auctioneer)

Contact Peggy at 059 86 38136

or Ann

Pioneer Centre:

Registered Centre to PTAA.

Log book held in Parish Office.

Gold/silver/replacement pins can be ordered on request.

New Membership invited.

No meetings at present.

Contact Elaine (Centre Pioneer Secretary) 059 86 38391 or 086 1801391

Mercy Associates Group:

Lay Associates of Sister of Mercy.

New members welcome.

1 year commitment.

Recommitment each year is very welcome.

Study life and charism of Catherine McAuley, Prayer, and refreshments.

Meeting held 3rd Monday of each month

at 8 pm, in Cuan Mhuire, Cardenton, Athy.

Contact: Elaine Foley (Mentor) 86 38391

Contact: Phil Tubridy 086 1509619

Parish Altar Society / Church Carers:

Responsible for cleaning and light maintenance of Church and Church grounds.

Please contact Natasha Geoghegan (Pastoral Worker).

Athy & District Care of the Elderly:

Meeting in St. Vincent’s Hospital

18 member committee currently.

Chairperson: Mary Walsh 085 7616379

Secretary: Marion Nolan 085 7286169

St. Vincent de Paul Society:

Assistance for those in need.

Contact: St. Vincent’s Shop,

Oznam House,2 William St. 059 86 32132

Open Monday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm

Athy Cemetery Committee:

Information from Athy Urban District Council

059 86 31444

Dominican Choir

Occasionally join us in St. Michaels

Contact Anne Marie Heskins through the Parish Office

Dominican Laity

Meet every third Sunday at 1pm

Contact Tom through the Parish Office