Shanagolden/Foynes Nov 9

Sympathy: Sympathy is tendered to the family and friends of the late Cornelius Kelly, Ballycormac, Shanagolden. Deepest sympathy is tendered to his wife Mary, Sons, Daughters, Brothers, Grandchildren, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.

Sympathy: Sympathy is tendered to the family and friends of the late Cornelius Kelly, Ballycormac, Shanagolden. Deepest sympathy is tendered to his wife Mary, Sons, Daughters, Brothers, Grandchildren, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.

Fundraising: Events for the development of Captain Tim Madigan Park: The buy a block campaign is taking place at the moment where people can buy a block for €50 and your generosity will be acknowledged on a permanent display in the new building.

Sick and Housebound: For all those sick and home bound and who cannot get to mass on Saturday/Sunday, we are hoping to put in place a service where holy communion will be brought to you after mass at the weekends. Anyone interested in receiving holy communion please give your names to any sacristans. This service will not be replacing the first Friday calls, it will be additional call, and you will be getting benefit of receiving the blessed sacrament.

Eucharistic Adoration: Eucharistic Adoration continues in Foynes Chruch (Crying Chapel) every Thursday after the morning Mass until 10pm.

Relig Mhuire: The Rosary will be recited at Relig Mhuire on all Sundays of November at 3pm. Grave owners are asked to attend.

Folk Choir: Folk Choir practice takes place in Shanagolden Chruch on Tuesdays from 7pm to 8pm. New members are welcome. Contact Frances on 0863823056.

Foynes & District Community Council: We are holding “A Taste of Christmas” cookery demonstration night with chef Deidre Doody on Friday the 29th of November at 7.30pm.Tickets are €10 and available from Grainne Walsh,Rochelle Conroy and Foynes Pharmacy.We promise a great night out!

Thanks to Reidys Centra for Sponsoring the demonstration. On December 1st we are holding our first Christmas Market.We have over 20 stalls confirmed and for one day only Santa will have his grotto in the community centre.

We will also have kids entertainment and carol singing.

Foynes And District Search and Rescue: Foynes and District Search and Rescue would like to thank all those who contributed towards our church gate collection. As always your support is greatly appreciated.

St Senans Social Services: Proposed early spring break 2014 is to Yeats Country Hotel Rosses Point Sligo. The rate is €335 per person sharing including 5 nights bed and breakfast and evening meal. Bus to and from Foynes. Daily tours going to historic places where there will be a small entrance fee per person. The date is Sunday February 23 to Friday February 28. A saving scheme is now in operation and anyone wishing to participate can do so by contacting Anna at 069 65469.

Coirceal Cainte: Interested in learning Irish in a relaxed informal environment? Then come along to an Irish conversational group that meets every Thursday from 8pm to 9pmin Clearys Bar, Newcastle West. For further information please contact 0877949447.

Used Stamps: Pleasedo not throw away those used stamps when they can be used to raise funds for Missionaries. You can send them to the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary, Castleview Gardens, Clancy Srand, Limerick. Thank you.

Limerick Diocesan Pioneers Fundraising Dance: The Limerick Diocesan Pioneers Fundraising Dance will be held in Mungret GAA clubhouse hall on this coming Friday night November 8. Music is by Dermot Lyons. Dancing from 9.30pm to 12.30pm. Admission is €10. Refreshment served. There is no West Limerick Region Dinner Dance this year. So please come along and support the Diocesan Dance. You are promised a great night of music. For tickets contact Maureen on 0879845102.

Day Trip To Dublin: On Sunday 24th November, a coach will leave Newcastle West at 8am. A day to do as you please, meet a friend, take in the sights, ie museums, Trinity College or just browse around. We will be having breakfast and dinner in Naas, at the Harbour view Hotel. For more information and booking contact Maureen on 0879845102. Make a note in your diary we are having our Christmas party on Friday 13th December. For further information and booking ring Maureen on 0879845102.