Centenary Events

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.