Camp Bosco Copeswood 2012

Camp Bosco, a summer camp for boys and girls aged 5-15, ran for three weeks in July in Copsewood. From as far away as Dooradoyle, Glin, Loughill, Foynes and Shanagolden, there were 120 children the first week, 130 the second, and 230 the last week. The 40-strong camp staff included teachers and specially trained junior leaders from the school, and Salesian clerics Dominic and Paul from Vietnam.

International Eucharistic Congress - Dublin 2012

Thanks to all who visited our Salesian Stand at the Eucharistic Congress. It was great to meet so many friends and visitors. May the experience of the Congress deepen our love for the Eucharist and our sharing of that love in our everyday lives.

Salesian Cardinals Visit Dublin Eucharistic Congress

Attending the 50th International Eucharistic Congress in Dublin (10-17 June 2012), two Salesian Cardinals paid a visit, celebrated Mass and had a festive meal with their fellow Salesians on 12 June in the Irish Salesian Provincial House, Crumlin, Dublin.

Salesian Pilgrimage 2012

In taking a pilgrimage, the pilgrim would often pray for guidance and hold a question in their heart. For us Salesians this journey is of special significance as we prepare for the bicentenary of the birth of Don Bosco, founder of our congregation in 2015.

Successful Afternoon at Acre Day 2012

A very successful Afternoon at the ACRE was held on Sunday 20th May. The event opened with a blaze of sunshine and drew a steady flow of visitors over the three hours. This is the second year of the event which is held in collaboration with the Celbridge Creative Group.

2nd Annual Past Pupils Road Race - Celbridge 2012

Sixty runners took part in the 2ndAnnual Salesian Past Pupils Road Race on Saturday 19 May at Salesian College,Celbridge. Distance of 4,2 km. We raised €1,100.00 in support of the local ACRE and Our Lady\'s Hospital for Sick Children. Each runner received a special commemorative medal.

Spring / Summer 2012 at Palleskenry Agricultural College

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Attending World Youth Day - Madrid

Great fun was had and lasting friendships made as many of our young people travelled from Ireland to Madrid to join in the World Youth Day celebrations.

Salesian Activities

Some pictures of Salesian life and Activities