Shanagolden/Foynes

Folk Choir: Experienced Keyboard player and Guitarists needed for Folk Choir, please contact Frances Murphy on 086 3823056.Folk choir practices will resume in October and will be every second week, date and time to be confirmed. New singers always welcome, please text me if interested and I will add your name to contact list-086-3823056

Folk Choir: Experienced Keyboard player and Guitarists needed for Folk Choir, please contact Frances Murphy on 086 3823056.Folk choir practices will resume in October and will be every second week, date and time to be confirmed. New singers always welcome, please text me if interested and I will add your name to contact list-086-3823056

Eucharistic Adoration: Eucharistic adoration continues in Foynes Chruch (Crying Chapel) every Thursday after the Morning 9.30am Mass until 10pm. All are welcome.

ORAL HISTORY TRAINING: West Limerick Resources will be running an Oral History Recording Training Initiative this autumn. Training will consist of two elements. Participants will develop Oral History Interviewing techniques as well as examine the legal and ethical issues relevant to gathering Oral History. The second element of the training will focus on digital voice recording and editing techniques. Training will also explore how oral history can contribute to the local heritage of communities and identify suitable ways of showcasing their research. Training is expected to begin in October and to run one evening per week for 10 weeks. The course is free of charge and open to people living in the West Limerick area. To register for the programme contact Suzanne on 069 79114 or email srowley@wlr.ie

PROGRAMME ON MENTAL HEALTH: To mark World Mental Health Day (October 10th) a radio programme, produced by the staff of the West Limerick Primary Health Care Project for Travellers, will be aired by West Limerick 102fm on October 2nd after the 11am news. It will feature Thomas McCann from the Traveller Counseling Service and Aisling McMahon, Clinical Psychologist who recently completed a PhD thesis on mental health in the Traveller community.

Shanagolden Community Council - Upcoming Events: 10km-Sponsored walk organised by Sporting Organisations. The Celtic Tenors in concert in St.Senans Chruch, Shanagolden on Saturday December 21. For further information contact Tom Flavin on 087-2925037 or Joe Hoyne on 087-6327109.

Salesian College: Aoife Finn and Donal Ryan receiving their Outstanding Academic Achievement Awards for Leaving Cert 2013 pictured with Paddy O’Neill Principal, Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick Akash Chaudri, Sinead McCarthy and Sean Holland receiving their Outstanding Academic Achievement Awards for Junior Cert 2013 pictured with Paddy O’Neill Principal, Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. LimericWe wish Colin ryan and the Clare Senior Hurling Team the best of luck in the replay next Saturday September 28 from all staff, students and parents of Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick.Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick our first school fundraising event will be our annual ‘Bosco Tea Party’, which takes place on Friday, 11th October 2013. We greatly appreciate the support of our parents for this event. A table of eight people costs €100. Contact the school office on 061 393105 for further details.Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick – our open night for incoming First year students 2014/2015 will take place on Wednesday October 9 Commencing at 7.30pm in the school hall with the Principals’ address.The School Community would like to wish Fr. Martin Loftus the best of luck on his sabbatical year. Parishioners always enjoyed Fr. Martin’s homilies as did all the students in the school. We look forward to having Fr. Martin back in Copsewood in the near future.

GAA Fixtures: Griffins Coaches Intermediates County Football Championship Semi-Final:

St.Senans V Oola in Clarina Sunday September 29 at 3pm

West Junior B Championship Final:

St.Senans V Feenagh/Kilmeedy in Coolyroe Saturday 28th September at 3pm.

U/14 DNG Shield County Final:

St.Senans V Murroe/Boher To be Confirmed contact 085-1498471 or St.Senans Facebook Page

Results: Griffins Coaches Intermediate County Football Championship Quarter Final:

St.Senans 0-17 Cappamore 3-06

Sympathy: On behalf of St.Senans GAA club sincere sympathy is tendered to the family and friends of the late Kitty Kearns, Monavha, Shanagolden who has died. May she rest in peace

Thank you: The Club would like to thank The Kerry Bar for the refreshments they put on after the Intermediate match on last Friday night.

Church gate collection: The annual church gate collection in aid of Milford Hospice will be taken up before Masses at Foynes/Robertstown/Shanagolden churches this Saturday and Sunday. A little helps a lot.