Category Archives: Youth Work

New Junior Lay Vicars Choral for St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Since the beginning of November the choristers of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir have been back in action, having waited for the guidelines to allow this for several months. In addition to this, a new group of Junior Lay Vicars Choral has … Continue reading

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West Cork Secret Halloween Event

On the 29th October, Diocesan Youth Officer Hilda Connolly took a group of young people from across the diocese to Kilbrittain to visit the renowned West Cork Secret Halloween Trail. Hilda said: The walk from the carpark to the main … Continue reading

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Choir Camp for Cathedral Choristers

This year and for the first time, seventeen choristers of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork joined a five-day summer camp during the first week of August. The camp was the idea of the Director of Music, Peter Stobart: I was … Continue reading

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Activity Day for Sixth Class run by the Cork Diocesan Youth Council

On Saturday 24th July 2021 Hilda Connolly, the Diocesan Youth Officer, took twelve young people from the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross to the Oysterhaven Activity Centre.  Over the past few months, Hilda has hosted Zoom nights with quizzes, … Continue reading

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Boot Camp on The Long Strand for Cork Diocesan Youth Council

On the 24th June 2021, CDYC were able to hold their first gathering since September 2020. With a lot of debating over what might be a suitable activity for Cork Diocesan Youth Council (CDYC) to run, Hilda Connolly (Diocesan Youth … Continue reading

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