An opportunity for some quiet thought in the ‘Manresa’ prayer room. Thursdays 1:00-1:15

Clash of the two remaining Jesuit schools in Donnybrook. Tuesday 3rd March, 16.00.

'Mum, can you lend me twenty quid?’ An evening seminar delivered by Elizabeth Burton-Phillips author, founder and Chief Executive of the Charity DrugFAM on how addiction affected her family. Wednesday 4th, 7 – 9pm in the Refectory. Thursday 5th, in the Boys' Chapel, 09.15 - 10.45.

All Ireland Schools and Universities Cross Country Championships. Saturday, March 7th.

Gala Concert on Tuesday 24th March. Adults: €15, Concessions: €10

Celebrate the Clongowes Bicentenary at a Gala Black-Tie Event in Clongowes on Saturday May 16th at 19.00. Tickets on sale from Tuesday February 10th.

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    All Ireland Schools and Universities Cross Country Championships While cross country running in Clongowes may have its origins in the arcane ‘Paper Chases’ of the Victorian school two centuries ago, in which ‘the most athletic boys’ as Hares led the Hounds a merry dance across the plains of Kildare, athletics as we know it was […]

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    On Sunday, 8th February 2015 we were privileged to have the Papal Nuncio, His Excellency The Most Rev Charles John Brown come to visit and celebrate Sunday Eucharist with us, in another landmark occasion for our Bicentenary year. Archbishop Brown was a most gracious and warm guest of the college who took time in a […]

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    Not many students get to meet the author of their Leaving Certificate text but just before the Mid-Term Break (Tuesday 10th, February) 31 members of Rhetoric were present to hear Jennifer Johnston, author of How Many Miles to Babylon? in the James Joyce Library. School Librarian Ms Jane O’Loughlin takes up the tale… An opportunity to […]

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    Fr Moloney leaving CWC

    Last Tuesday (10th February), Fr Leonard Moloney SJ announced that he would be stepping down as Headmaster of Clongowes Wood College in August, after eleven years in the position. In a letter to parents Fr Moloney said: ‘Having served for almost eleven years, I will be leaving with not a little sadness and with great […]

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