Mar 30

Pauline Walsh

Reporter:

Pauline Walsh

CHURCH NOTICES: KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am GLENBROHANE masses are as follows this Saturday 7:30pm (8:00pm during summer time) Sunday 10:00am summer time begins this weekend so dont forget to put your clocks forward by one hour.

CHURCH NOTICES: KNOCKLONG mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am GLENBROHANE masses are as follows this Saturday 7:30pm (8:00pm during summer time) Sunday 10:00am summer time begins this weekend so dont forget to put your clocks forward by one hour.

apostolate of perpetual eucharistic adoration: celebrating the year of the faith, first annual pilgrimage to Knock Shrine Saturday April 20th a coach will go from the parish taking in our neighbouring parishes if intersted contact Bridget 0863594571 before Wednesday April 17.

Whist Card Game: continues each Friday night at Cleeve House at 8:00 pm

Glenbrohane commuity association-. Variety concert: in the hall Friday 19th April at 8:30pm with Mike Cleary and friends more details to follow Parent/gurdian/carer and newbaby/ Toddler group – Will Continue on Thursdays from April 11th in meeting room the community centre Knocklong from 10:00 am to 11:30am. This is to be a self funding project so to cover cost of the hall each family attending is asked for €3 per week. All welcome

KDA: Grand Annual Balloon Race 2013 on Easter Sunday, March 31st after 11.30am Mass Knocklong. Get your name on a Balloon to be in with the chance of winning €150. Name cards in local Shops and Pubs €3 for 1 Balloon or 2 for €5. Also available on the day just before lift off!! Great fun was had last year don’t miss out this year.

Bonus Ball: winners (27) Patsy Walsh and Dave Kelly.

Tidy Towns Knocklong and ELTON: Judging begins on June 1st to August 31st. A number of tasks will have to be completed by that date which “includes the annual Spring Clean up” in April- Saturday 26th and fun clean up. These are our villages let’s keep them special and be proud of the areas.

KNOCKLONG Hall Calendar: Mondays THUMP boxing is back 7.00 €7 per class in The Community Centre Knocklong. For more information contact John 087-9115411

Wednesday Circuit traiing 7.30pm to 8.30pm with Mark

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 – 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm Zumba for ADULTS

Fridays- Knocklong Youth Club- 6:30pm – 7:30pm 4th 5th and 6th class and from 7:30 to 8:30 for secondary school students. Anyone willing to help for a night would be appreciated contact Yvonne 086-1779022

Knocklong Montessori: is currently accepting enrolment for September 2013 contact 0877837653

Garryspillane GAA.: Lotto 5-9-20-25 no winner jackpot now €6,400

Membership now due for 2013 closing date approaching fee €20 contact Liam Russell or Pat Doyle

Knocklong Glenbrohane Annual 22nd Charity Cycle: takes place of Saturday 11th May 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. Sponsorship cards and further details from John Elliot -0868200169, Helen Harty – 06253421, Mary Raleigh 06253184, Crona Ryan – 0879521906 and Tom Aherne – 0879109232

Knocklong N.S. Lotto: no winner on Friday 15th march numbers were 21-25-28. Lucky dips of €25 were Elaine Sheehan and Liz Ryan. Next lotto draw is on April 11.

Kilfinane Coshlea Historical society: presents a lecture on Castles and Fortified houses in Coshlea and surrounding area by Joseph Lennon historian on Thursday April 4th at 8:30pm in Ballinvreena Hall. All welcome