LOTTO: The Kilcornan Lotto results for Saturday September 21. There was no winner of the jackpot. Lucky dips: Nicola and Josie Dolan, Vanessa McDonagh, Sinead O’Shaughnessy, Dylan and Dean Corrigan. Next week’s jackpot will be €4,450.00.
CHURCH NEWS: Minister of the Word is Edel O’Connell for Saturday September 28 and Michael Keane for Sunday September 29.
The Eucharistic Ministers are Mary O’Neill and Margaret O’Leary for Saturday, Michael Keane and Eilís Griffin for Sunday.
PUBLICATION: A book on the history of all the parishes in the Diocese will be available to purchase shortly. This book is a once off publication and will cost €20, normally would retail at €35. To secure a copy of this publication, please leave your name into the sacristy with €20. Please bear in mind that there is only a limited number of copies for Kilcornan. This book would be a lovely Christmas present.
KILCORNAN AFC: Underage Sponsored Walk; The Annual Kilcornan AFC Underage Sponsored Walk will take place this year on Sunday October 2013 6, at 12pm. Please ensure all underage players are supported in the walk.
Fancy Dress; Coach Inn (The Kilcornan House) will play host to the 2nd Annual Kilcornan AFC Fancy Dress with a live Draw for a €1000. This year DJEvan will play from early to late. A great night was had last year and this year promises to be even better, with prizes for best fancy dress and a raffle for super spot prizes its sure to be an unbelievable night of entertainment.
Tickets for the €1000 draw are available now at €5 per ticket. Bring this ticket on the night and enter the fancy dress for just another €5. Tickets for the draw are available from Rachel 087 9331325/ Tara 085 1447904, 085 1447904 or directly from the Coach Inn.[
If you are not in the draw entrance fee on the night is €10
RETIREMENT: Jim McGrath, known locally as the Master, has retired after many years of teaching in our local National School and to mark the occasion a celebration night will be held on Friday September 27 at 7.30 pm in Kilcornan Community Centre.
Mass will be concelebrated by Fr. Irwin and Fr. Russell, followed by light refreshments and entertainment.
Pupils, past pupils, parents, friends, parishioners and former work colleagues are all very welcome.
SALESIAN COLLEGE: The first school fundraising event will be our annual Bosco Tea Party which takes place on Friday, October 11, 2013. We greatly appreciate the support of our parents for this event. A table of eight people €100. Contact the school office 061 393105 for further details.
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.
After school Music Classes have commenced. If you are interested in learning a traditional instrument, guitar, piano, drums, wind instruments please contact the school office on 061 393105.
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.
WELLNESS WORKSHOP: The Limerick Federation of the ICA are holding a full day training session at the Day Care Centre, Drombanna on October 12 from 9.30 am to 5pm. Such sessions are being held countrywide by SOS that is ‘Suicide or Survive’ aimed at promoting good mental health and combating negative and destructive psychological conditions. This course is free but
Pre-booking is essential First Come, First Served by contacting Noeleen at Lo Call 1890 577 577 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
COURSES: Coláiste na Trócaire, Ratkeale will conduct Leisure courses, 8 weeks in length, during the Autumn months. Courses will consist of Irish for beginners, Art with Agnes, Computer beginners, Computers advanced, Creative Writing,Traditional Irish Music.
Enrolment, which will be from 6-7pm on Wednesday September 25, will be accepted by phone or e-mail.
The classes commence week beginning September 30th 2013. The contact numbers are (069) 64094. EMail: email@example.com