Centenary Events 17 Oct 2017 to 23 Nov 2018
Oct 17: Maynooth: The Maynooth Columban Event
Oct 20: NUIM: Mission History Day
Oct: Dalgan: Launch of The Far East Journalism Competition
Nov 23: Dalgan Inaugural Mass: Celebrant: Kevin O’Neill.
Nov 26: Diocese of Cork: Newcestown – Galvin’s birthday on Nov 23.
Dec 15: Dalgan: Christmas Carol Service
Feb 8-9: Dalgan: Inter-Society Mission Colloquium. Two days.
Mar 17: Diocese of Galway: Shrule – First Batch for China 19 Mar 1920.
Jun 10: Dalgan: Cemetery Sunday
Jun 29: Dalgan: Foundation Day
July 1: Dalgan: Columban Family & Mission Day, Celebrating 100 Years of Columban Mission
Aug 22-26: RDS: World Meeting of Families: Columban Stand.
Sep 9: Archdiocese of Armagh: EJG visited Cardinal Michael Logue 8.9.1916.
Sep 29: Magheramore: Foundation Day of the Missionary Sisters of St Columban
Oct 14: Diocese of Killaloe: Opening of Cahiracon: Parish of Kildysart
Oct 28: Archdiocese of Tuam: Belcarra: celebrating John Blowick’s birthday
Nov 23: Diocese of Meath: Dalgan – Closing
Still to be organised: Joint Meeting of the Columbans and the Meath Archaeological & Historical Society, provisionally November 2018.