Knocklong Feb 1

CHURCH NOTICES: Sympathies are extended to the family of Sr. Michael Moloney of Kylemore Abbey formerly Riverside Knocklong who died recently.

CHURCH NOTICES: Sympathies are extended to the family of Sr. Michael Moloney of Kylemore Abbey formerly Riverside Knocklong who died recently.

Saturday/sunday 1st/ 2nd February

KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am GLENBROHANE masses are as follows this Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 10:00am.

Exposition and adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: continues in both churches on Wednesday Knocklong 9:30am to 5:30pm Glenbrohane 10:30 am to 12:30pm. Anyone wanting to give time please contact the priests or the committee. All welcome

WHIST: card game on Friday nights in Cleeve house at 8pm.

Active Retirement Group: craft classes every Monday 10am to 12:30 pm in Cleeve House

Chiropodist: There will be chiropody session on Thursday February 20 weather permitting.

Glenbrohane community association: next meeting to take place in the middle for February. Get your thinking caps on for ideas and plans to be discussed for the coming year in the Glen

Apostolic Workers used stamps and Religious Christmas cards would be most useful to the apostolic workers. They can be left by the organ in both churches. Many thanks for those all ready received

Knocklong Hall calendar: Monday Thump Boxing at 7:30pm €8 per class or €40 for six classes Tuesdays Set dancing & Seannós Dancing – 8:30 pm sharp note the time change €6 per class, more welcome to enjoy the Craic and company.

Wednesday: Drama Classes 12weeks from January 22. Time 7:45pm-9:15pm. Charge €2 per class. Come and join the group all welcome, over 18s only. Contact Mary on 0879776047.

Thursday’s Parent and Toddler group at 10 – 11:30am during school term. Welcome new members €3 per family unit. Minders of any children welcome, grandparents’ babysitters all considered family units.

Friday’s Knocklong Youth Club- 7-8pm for 4th-5th-6th classes

Gardá Clinic is being held in Knocklong Community Centre every second Monday evening Monday February 10 and February 24 - between 7pm and 8pm. Gardá Dino Wilkinson will have application forms other information details with him. Looking for passport age card etc. Drop in and get help at this time.

Walking club every evening from Community Centre at 7pm sharp

KDA: Check us out on . If you would like to add you business to our business directory please contact . Check the community through sound on the page it is a good listen. Bonus ball has been ended for the moment watch this space for more events in the KDA calendar.

Elton tidy towns More details contact Mag on 0879924001

Knocklong/Glenbrohane/elton Voluntary Housing: invites you to the official Opening of Cleve House on Thursday February 6 at 7pm more details later

Beekeepers: are there any beekeepers in the Knocklong, Glenbrohane, Elton area please contact 0879641388

Glenbrohane Defibrillator: in emergencies pleas ring 0876577355

The Canavour Players: are proud to present ‘It’s the Real McCoy’ a hilarious comedy in 3 acts by Tommy Marren at 8:30pm sharp. Complimentary tea and coffee at interval. Why not enter our raffle and be in with a chance to win some great prizes. This year you will have the opportunity to pre-book tickets, details to follow. Looking forward to seeing you at the show. Thursday Jan 30 to Sunday Feb 2 and Wednesday Feb 4 to Sunday Feb 9.

gARRISPILLANE gaa: lotto No winner. Numbers were 12-20-22-24. Lucky dip winners are Margaret Harty, J.J. Creed, Eileen Martin, Brendan Ring and Anne Power

GAA NATIONAL CLUB DRaW: will take place March 17. Prizes include Trips to America, Australia, Boston, All Ireland hurling and football tickets, concert tickets, €1,000 shopping spree and €1,500 travel voucher. All money raised in local club stays in local club. Tickets €10 contact any club officer for yours; you have to be in to win. Scrap metal: anyone with unwanted scrap metal please contact the club as we will gladly tidy up and dispose of it for you.

Knocklong community alert: if you would like to receive text alerts please Joe Moloney 0879136882 or Joe Johnson 0878040532

Knocklong National School: registration forms for children intending to start school in September 2014 are available in the school or at the Little Scholars Montessori

Many thanks form Derek and Helen Lawrence to all who ordered greeting cards etc. during 2013. The total raised was €3000 which has been divided between Milford Hospice, I.G.D.B. and one other charity. To continue your support contact Derek on 0877916189

Drama time again in Granagh ‘ The Honey Spike ‘ by Bryan McMahon,

Performance dates Friday 31st January, Saturday 1st February, and Sunday 2nd February in the Community Centre, Granagh 8.00pm nightly. Shop & Raffle each night.

Wanted kind responsible families to look after French, Spanish, German students during the summer holidays, for more information please contact Jane O’Regan 0876576427

On Saturday next February 1 Minister for Arts, Culture & Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenehan will visit Knockfierna at 2.30pm. Mr. Deenehan will launch a guide brochure of Knockfierna which shows famine roads, potato ridges which are still intact since the famine of 1847. All are welcome for this very unique occasion. The afternoon will be followed by entertainment at the Rambling House. All are welcome.