Children and parents are supported in helping to prepare children to celebrate the Sacraments of Reconciliation and the Eucharist for the first time by catechists within the parish.
A series of meetings are held each year, at present after the Sunday morning Mass. Children celebrate their First Holy Communion together at a Sunday morning Mass.
First Communions will take place this year on Sunday 18th June 2017.
Full details of dates of the programme of preparation are shown below.
Notes from the sessions are available, each set of notes opens as a .pdf file in a new tab.
Session 1: 22nd January 2017: Notes are here.
Full details of the programme of preparation are shown here: