May 11

Pauline Walsh


Pauline Walsh

CHURCH NOTICES: KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am

CHURCH NOTICES: KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am

GLENBROHANE masses are as follows this Saturday 8:00pm 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.

First communion date: Knocklong Saturday 18th May 2013.

Holidays for the not so young: in the Tower Hotel Ballybunion from August 17th to 23rd. Cost €180 including transport to and from. Contact Eileen Fitzpatrick 06253160 or Maura Creed 06253214.

Whist Card results: winners Mary Raleigh, Margo O’Neill, Pauline Ryan, Francis Burns and Rachael Collins. Game continues each Friday night at Cleeve House at 8:00 pm

Glenbrohane tidy towns: May 11th and 12th the annual church gate collection will take place

KDA: Bonus ball winners (35) Mary Harty and Mary Moloney. Check us out on

Tidy Towns Knocklong and ELTON: Judging begins on June 1st to August 31st. Monday evenings in May 7pm to 8pm the litter picking will continue in Knocklong. Elton is setting up Tidy Towns group to continue the good work. For more details contact Mag on 0879924001.These are our villages let’s keep them special and be proud of the areas.

KNOCKLONG Hall Calendar : Thursdays: Parent/Guardian/Carer & New Baby/ Toddler group10:00 a.m. to 11:30am. €3 per family group. Class’ by sandra 0894769230 €6 – 6.30 pm – 7.30pm Hip Hop for 4-9yr olds - 7.30 pm 8.30pm Hip Hop for 10-17 yr olds – only ten sessions to break up which means 10 hours of new routines song and fun.

Garrispilane Bord Na NÓg: underage hurling training Monday evenings 6:45pm – 7:45pm.

Garryspillane GAA: Lotto 6-17-20-28 no winner jackpot now €6,750.

Fixtures – 1st round Limerick County Senior Hurling Championship- Garryspillane v Croom Friday 10th May in Kilmallock. – please support.

Knocklong Glenbrohane Annual 22nd Charity Cycle: takes place this Saturday 11th May at 9:30am when we cycle to Killarney and return Sunday 12th. This is the 22nd charity cycle and this year’s charities to benefit are Pieta House, IHPCT, and Cancer Care Midwest Region. Information meeting in Knocklong Community Centre on Thursday 9th at 8:30pm. sgt John Moore good friend and supporter of the cycle will give a presentation on safe cycling on the road to and from Killarney. It is very important that all participants attend. On Saturday night in Killarney we will have a music session and Craic in the Avenue Hotel. All are welcome to come along and enjoy.

Knocklong community alert: if you would like to receive text alerts please contact Ned Moloney 0872932320; Joe Moloney 0879136882 or Joe Johnson 0878040532

Thank you: to all who attended the “GATHERING IN KNOCKARRON” last Sunday May 5th. Where Knockarron Community Council unveiled of a memorial to commemorate Four I.R.A. volunteers killed in Lackelly on May 2, 1921

Kilfinane Playschool: Children an exciting new summer camp for ages 3 to 8 years are invited to join at the school. Monday 1st July until Friday 5th July from 10am to 2pm. Additional weeks available depending on demand. Activities including arts and craft, baking, music, dance, picnic, disco, fun and games including outdoor activities(weather permitting) in our specially designed outdoor playground adjoining our state of the art childcare facility. We would ask all children to bring a small packed lunch, drink, sun cream and sun hat, cost is just €40 for the week. Book quick to avoid disappointment as places are limited. For further details and to book your place please contact Kilfinane Playschool ltd at 063 91847 or 087 2726627.
Children €25 and Family €100. Children’s Open American Tournament will take place at the end of May, further details to follow.

PINK UP, ROCK N ROLL & COUNTRY CHATITY SHOW NIGHT: for Irish Cancer Society action Breast Cancer and St. Josephs’ foundation on SATURDAY 18TH MAY 2013 Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown. Finger Buffet €20 Doors Open at 7PM MIDWEEK BREAK FOR TWO ON THE DOOR TICKET and many other spot prizes.