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Foxrock Parish Pastoral Centre is home to a large number of Parish based groups, current users are:
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Group Activity Contact

The Alcoholics Anonymous group meet on a Friday night at 8.30pm in the Parish Pastoral Centre and for ladies only at 1pm on Tuesdays.  
Active Retirement:     Meets Thursday at 2.30pm. This group organise regular outings including walks and golf.
Click here for Active Retirement Activities for 2016
Contact Maureen Nolan 086 0860095
Alzheimers support group:

Foxrock Social Group is a support group for people with Alzheimers or Dementia and their carers. Meets every Tuesday at 10.30am. Contact Adrienne 01  8625706  
Apostolic Sewing:     Meet at 3pm on Tuesday afternoons to sew altar cloths for the missions. Contact the Centre for more information.
Arch Club:
Providing a secure, social environment for people with special needs, their siblings and friends. A place to meet, learn, form friendships and above all have fun. Contact:
Junior Club: Club:  Shirley Lynch
087 9596831
Intermediate Club:
Marie O'Flynn
086 3667522 Senior Club:
Elva Tiernan
087 1320856
Art Classes:     Weekday afternoon classes in oil painting. Contact Barbara Graham 01 2889324 for further details.
Baby Massage:
Enhances positive touch and bonding between parents and baby. Contact Karen Sheils 087 2276651
Ballet Classes:
Primaballet ballet classes for ballerinas ages 2yrs+ on Tuesday afternoons. For more details or to arrange a free trial class visit www.ballet.ie or contact Primaballet 087  2506031
Bethany Support group:     We have a drop in coffee meeting on the first Friday of every month after the 10 massContact through the Parish Office on 01 2893492
Book Club:     Meet monthly on a Tuesday morning at 10.30am. Contact the Centre for further details.
Carysfort Bridge:     Meet every Monday night.Contact Martha Brawn on 086 2498328
Catechesis of The Good Shepherd:     a programme for children aged three to six years introducing them to Jesus, the Good Shepherd using Montessori method and based on Scripture and Liturgy.Contact Noreen Carroll through the Parish Office 01 2893492
Chair Yoga:     Hatha yoga but in a chair! Suitable for all ages and abilities. Mondays 12.30 Contact Vicky 086 3999220
Charity Bridge:
Thursday mornings at 10.30am.Membership full at present.
Clinical Pilates:
Class given by Chartered Physiotherapist, Sheenagh Sexton. Suitable for back and neck pain. See clinicalpilatesdublin.com Contact 086 8398547
Community and Social Group:
Reaches out to newcomers in the parish. Helping to develop a welcoming inclusive parish community. The group also organises parish community projects. New members always welcome. Contact Marie on 086 3240930
Computer classes for over 55s:
Run in conjunction with Age Action Ireland. Contact Sally on 01 4756989
Craft Mornings:     Every Friday at 10.30am. Bring along your favourite craft and enjoy a cup of coffee with friends. Contact Maeve on 01 2895650
Cuidiu mother & toddler group:
Run in conjunction with Cuidiú. Fridays at 10am. Contact Brenda 086 8843156
Dublin Sugarcrafters Demonstrations and Workshops:
Monthy demonstrations. Contact Avril 083 4258028
Fitness League:
Classes are both chair-based and standing, each person is encouraged to work at their own pace. A varied exercise programme gives a full body workout, developing maximum range of movement, improving physical agility and reducing risk of falls, aches and pains - all to an enjoyable variety of music specially chosen to accompany each exercise. No term fee. Pay-as-you-go. It's never too late to start!
Tuesday mornings 11.15am
Contact Yvonne McMahon 086 3900223
Flower Arranging Classes:
Thursdays @ 7.30pm. Suitable for all levels including beginners. Contact Lorraine 087 2726578
Foxrock Bridge:
Bridge evenings on Wednesdays. Adrienne O'Sullivan 086 3373670
Foxrock Gardening Club:     Hold monthly meetings and seminars. Contact Lucille at 086 8444998
Foxrock Local History Group:
Meetings once a month.Contact Maureen Daly 086 2221693
Gaisce:     Opportunities available for social placements on various days and times including weekends.Contact Maeve 2895650
Garda Siochana:     Community mornings on the First Tuesday of the month at 10.30am. An ideal opportunity to get passport or driving licence forms signed, to get general information from the Garda Siochana or to just have a chat. 
Grow:     Thursday morning at 11am, a confidential, anonymous meeting to offer mutual support and personal growth to those experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, isolation and other mental health challenges.Contact Leo 086  8033124
Irish Dancing:
Run dancing classes for children on a Tuesday and Thursday afternoon.
Contact Deirdre Farrell 086 2438118
Le Cheile:
A social group for people in the parish who live on their own, widowed, separated or single.Contact Gemma O'Dowd at gemmaodowd@eircom.net
Lectio Divina:
Mondays at 10.30am. A reflective reading of the Gospel to see how it might apply to our lives.Contact Maeve Davidson 087 6904814
Legion of Mary:
Sees as its priority, the spiritual and social welfare of each individual. They meet every Tuesday evening 7.30pm.Contact James McCann 087 4165750
Living Well With Dementia:     Adapted Physical Activities tailored to individual needs and abilities for those living with dementia and their carers.
Thursday Afternoons, 2.45pm - 4.15pm
For more information and to confirm a place, please contact Mary on 086 0418450
or by email at mspain@livingwellwithdementia.ie
Mother & Baby Yoga:
An ideal way to tone up with interactive poses for mother and baby. Aiding bonding, calm and toning while aiding digestion and motor skills in your new born. Contact Jane on 087 8299926
Pilates:     Combining flowing movements designed to improve muscle strength and flexibility. Contact Doreen Mitchell 087 2451451
Qigong:     The meditative bedrock of Tai Chi.Contact Rosaleen Doyle 01 2893420
Scouts and Cubs:     Meet every Thursday evening.Contact David Flanagan 085 1544155
Social Welfare Advice:
Noel Vance, retired from Dept. of Social Welfare will give free advice on entitlements. Thursday mornings from 10.30am.  
Spanish Classes for Children 4 to 12 yrs:     Productive, dynamic and fun after school classes with Ole School of Languages. Learning languages the fun way! For children 4-12 years old. On Wednesdays @ 4pm.Contact Cristina 085 7884001 or info@olesol.ie or log onto www.olesol.ie for more details.
St Josephs Young Priests Society:
A society of lay people who pray and work to foster vocations to the priesthood and religious life.Contact Dominic Dowling Tel: 2896203 Email: jddowling@eircom.net
Stepping Stones:
Play school runs Monday to Friday from 9.00am - 12.30. ECCE places available.Contact Lynda Clarke 085 1443625 or lyndaclarke@gmail.com
Vicky's Yoga:     Monday 9.15am, Wednesday 9am & Friday 11am. Enjoy the benefits of Hatha Yoga, suitable for all abilities.Contact Vicky 086 3999220
Wednesday Afternoon Social Group:
Social Club for older adults meets every Wednesday afternoon.Contact Anne Nunan 01 2895453
De-stress after work Yoga! Wednesdays @ 5.30pm. An ideal way to switch off from the working day. Develop good posture, alignment and self-awareness.
Further details from Breda O'Malley 087 9295643
Yoga with Louise:
Hatha Yoga 8pm on Wednesday evenings. Improve your strength, flexibility and learn to relax.Please call 087 2055316
Youth Group:     Meets Friday night during the school year, for young people from 1st year - 5th year. Contact Maurice McMonagle 087 8107109
Zumba Gold:
Fit for the young at heart. Be active with great people at the dance party workout that moves at your pace. Combats arthritis and Osteoporosis \ improves memory, posture, flexibility, balance and coordination, Come and dance and party with your friends!! Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Tango, Belly Dancing, Flamenco and Swing are just some of the rhythms we will dance to. Mondays at 2.30pm. Further details from Fiona 087 2866188
Contact the Centre Manager at 01 2895650 or foxrockppc@gmail.com for further information on the above
Foxrock Parish Pastoral Centre, Foxrock, Dublin 18
Tel: + 353 1 2895650 - Email: foxrockppc@gmail.com