Emly Jan 25

CONFESSIONS: Each Sat 3.30pm – 4pm.

CONFESSIONS: Each Sat 3.30pm – 4pm.

READERS – Next Weekend: Sat 7.30pm: Mary Condon.

Sun 11am: Liz Creamer.

(If a reader is unable to fulfil a duty it would be

appreciated if another reader was asked to fill in.)

IRISH BLOOD TRANSFUSION SERVICE: A Blood Donor Clinic will be held in the Community Centre, Lisvernane on Mon January 27 from 6pm to 9pm.

COLLECTORS – January: Sat 7.30pm: Michael O’Dwyer, Nora Bourke,

Dympna White, Mary Heffernan.

Sun 11am: Tom Slattery, John Hennessy,

Peig Quish.

PAINTING CLASSES: Painting classes will begin again in Emly on Thurs 23rd Jan at 8pm. Beginners are always welcome. If interested contact Betty at 062/57128.

CLOTHES COLLECTION – Emly NS: A new & used clothes collection will be taken up at Emly N.S. on Monday January 27. Items may be left at the school each school morning next week. The following items accepted:- New & used clothing, shoes, belts, handbags, ties, linens, household textiles, stuffed toys etc.(any condition once clean.) Mobile phones(placed in a separate bag.

TENNIS CLUB: The tennis courts are closed at present due to damage caused by recent bad weather. The AGM of the Tennis Club will take place on Saturday March 1 at 8pm., in The Forge Bar, Emly. A social night will follow and all are welcome.

BEREAVEMENT EVENING: Anam Cara is holding its monthly parent evening on Monday January 27 from 19:30 to 21:00 at The Horse & Jockey Hotel, Thurles, Co. Tipperary. This event is free, open to all bereaved parents and each Anam Cara support group has a bereavement professional present.

THIRD LEVEL EDUCATION: An open meeting will be held in St. Patrick’s College, Thurles on Tuesday January 28 at 7pm in Assoc with UL, Mary Immac College and Limerick Institute of Technology. Subjects offered in St. Patrick’s College are Accountancy, Business, Irish and Relig Studies. These Teacher Progs are accredited by the Univ of Limerick.

SPORT’S CONFERENCE: St Patrick’s College, Thurles will host a Conference entitled “Exploring the link between Sport and Spirituality” on the 24 and 25 Jan. This will be of interest to a variety of sports practitioners, including coaches, managers, players, athletes etc. Speakers include: Dr. Eamon O’Shea (Manager of the Tipperary Senior Hurling team); Rev. John Boyers (Chaplain to Manchester UnitedF.C.);Cf. http://www.stpats.ie/about/conferences, email sportsandspirituality@stpats.ie or call (0504) 21201.