CHURCH NOTICES: Sympathies are extended to the families of Pat Perkins Ballinahinch and Kathleen Morrissey, Lissard, Galbally who died recently.
Saturday/sunday January 18/ 19:
KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am GLENBROHANE masses are as follows this Saturday 7:30pm 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. Anyone wanting to give time please contact the priests or the committee. All welcome
Lourdes:archdiocese of cashel and emly pilgrimage to Lourdes June 16 -21 for five nights. fully inclusive price 708euro. Booking forms available from the pilgrimage section of Joe Walsh tours 10-2410810, Rev Thomas Hearne 062-61409. Application forms available for assisted/invalid section enquiries to Thomas O’Connell 0504-28829 from February 18th
WHIST: card game on Friday nights in Cleeve house at 8:00p.m.
Active Retirement Group: morning group meets every Monday 10am to 12:30 pm in Cleeve House
Chiropodist: There will be no chiropody session in January
Knocklong Hall calendar: Monday from January 13 Frewens Thump Boxing at 7:30pm €8per class or €40for six classes
Tuesdays Set dancing & Seannós Dancing – 8:30 pm sharp note the time change €6 per class, more welcome to enjoy the Craic and company.
Wednesday: Drama Classes 12weeks from January 15 from 8pm-9:30pm over 18s only. Contact Mary on 0879776047. Small fee
Thursday’s Parent and Toddler group at 10:00 – 11:30am during school term. Welcome new members €3 per family unit. Minders of any children welcome, grandparents’ babysitters all considered family units.
Friday’s Knocklong Youth Club- 7-8pm for 4th-5th-6th classes: atch this space for return dates Gardá Clinic is being held in Knocklong Community Centre every second Monday evening Monday 27th January - between 7pm and 8pm. Gardá Dino Wilkinson will have application forms other information details with him. Looking for passport age card etc. Drop in and get help at this time. Walking club every evening from Community Centre at 7pm sharp
KDA: Check us out on www.knocklong.net . If you would like to add you business to our business directory please contact firstname.lastname@example.org . Check the community through sound on the page it is a good listen. Bonus ball winner Phyllis Finnan
elton tidy towns meeting: Thursday 16th January at 7.30pm to discuss plan and activities for 2014. New members are welcome and will help enhance our community spirit even more. More details contact Mag on 0879924001
GAA NATIONAL CLUB DRAW: will take place March 17th. Prizes include Trips to America, Australia, Boston, All Ireland hurling and football tickets, concert tickets, 1000e shopping spree, 1500 travel voucher. All money raised in local club stays in local club. Tickets 10e contact any club officer for yours. Scrap metal: anyone with unwanted scrap metal please contact the club as we will gladly tidy up and dispose of it for you.
Knocklong community alert: if you would like to receive text alerts please Joe Moloney 0879136882 or Joe Johnson 0878040532
Glenbrohane community association: winners of 45 card games Friday 20th December. 1st prize with 12games Joan O’Brien and Kevin Casey, 2nd with 10 games Catherine O’Donovan and Kathleen McGrath, Pat Raleigh and John Morey, Jackie Roach and Maureen Kennelly. Door prize Mary Hyland, Jim English, Deirdre Browne and Bridget Fitzgerald. Raffle winners: Frances Fitzgerald, Helen O’Brien, Kevin Casey, Tom Sheerin, Deirdre Browne, Eileen Mansell and John Morey. Table prizes: Paddy Quinlan and Eileen Mansell, Patsy Murphy and Jim English, Brendan O’Brien and Colm McGrath, Helen O’Brien and Mary Hyland,
Great turnout of 163 people climbed Sliabh Riadh on December 22nd which made the evening very enjoyable. It concluded with a cup of tea in the community centre where there were donations made to PIETÁ house. Thank you one and all for your support.