May 8th was dry and cloudy much to the delight of the
41 children who received their First Holy Communion in Ovens
church. The ceremony was performed by Fr. Sean, and each child had
an individual contribution to the mass. Sincere thanks to Ms.
Brennan and Ms. Coughlan for all their hard work and preparation
of the children for receiving the Sacrament which was very evident
on the day. Many thanks also to Ms. G O’Donovan for her musical
contribution and choir, an added bonus to this beautiful event.
O’Sullivan was on hand to record the ceremony and will have the
DVD and pictures ready for dispersal before the summer break.
Thanks also to all those who baked, prepared and served
refreshments in the halla. It is really appreciated by all. Many
compliments have been received from families both local and far
away for your thoughtfulness in providing the much needed cup of