Fr.Brendan Leahy: The Consecration of Fr. Brendan Leahy will take place on Sunday 14th April in St.John’s Cathedral, Limerick. As a Parish we would like to pray for Fr. Brendan, that he will be blessed in his new Ministry.
Anniversary Masses: Shanagolden: Sunday 7th April at 12noon Nellie Allen. Foynes: Saturday 6th April at 6.30pm Sean Flynn. Sunday 7th April at 9am Nora Davitt. Robertstown: Sunday 7th April at 10.30am Michelle and Ronnie Grant.
Trocaire Boxes: Please return your Trocaire Box to either of all the three churches as you leave mass or call into the the church to return one.
Lost Purse: A Black Purse containing a substantial sum of money lost in Reidys, Centra, Foynes, recently. If anyone has any information can they please contact Patrick Finucane on 087-2054807.
Well Done: Well done to all the Children and Teachers of St.Senan’s National School Foynes, who collected 368.00 euro for Trocaire. Well done to all who contributed.
Fashion Show in aid of Limerick Youth Pilgrimage: A Fashion Show will take place in Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel on Tuesday, 16 April 2013, commencing at 8.00p.m. Shops taking part are Bella Sola and Kimono, Newcastlewest and Mike O’Connell Menswear and Dress Hire, Limerick. MC on the night will be Richard Lynch of ILOVELIMERICK.com Hair will be by Marys Hair Salon, Croom. A Cheese and Wine Reception will precede the show. On the night there will be a prize for Best Dressed Woman and Trendiest Man. Some of the young people will perform Live Entertainment at the interval.
Every year 90 young people from all over Limerick travel to Lourdes as part of the Diocesan Pilgrimage. The young people go as volunteers and spend the week working as helpers; bringing patients to and from the various ceremonies, as well as talking, listening and getting to know them. The generosity of the young people ensures that the Diocese can bring lots of Limerick patients and know that the young people who travel will make the experience memorable for the patients.
Monies raised from this fashion show will all go towards the Limerick Youth Pilgrimage. Your support would be very much appreciated.
Tickets, €20 are available from Maria Bucke - 0862619955, Diarmaid Bucke – 0851418012 and Philip Desmond – 0851434644. Tickets also available at the door on the night.
Limerick Diocesan Pilgrimage: 2013 official Limerick Diocesan Pilgrimage to Loudres led by Bishop Brendan Leahy is June 21st to June 26th. Fully inclusive fare of euro 669 early booking recommended. For further information please contact 061-314111.
St.Senans Bereavement Support Group: If you had a recent bereavement or if it was a long time ago, please feel free to contact us: Jerry Corcoran, Cathy Mc Kinney, Chris Dundon on 087-6887792, your call will be confidential and a home visit could be arranged.
St.Senans Social Services: The Chiropodist will attend on the second Monday of each Month in the Community Centre, Foynes at 1.30pm.
Irish Classes: Irish classes continue every Wednesday night at 7.30pm. For further information please contact Shelia O Reilly on 087-6104145.
Foynes Festival 2013: The closing date for the Powers Irish Coffee Championship which is held during the Irish Coffee Festival Weekend from May 31st -June 2nd is fast approaching so if you work in a Hotel/Pub or Restaurant and would like to compete for this very prestigious title dont delay in contact 069 65416 ASAP. Regional heats will be held in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Limerick and Tullamore with the winner from each heat going on to compete for the title in June.
Shanid Comhaltas Group: Shanid Comhaltas Group hold their music lessons in the Community Hall, Shanagolden every Thursday Night from 7pm-9pm. This group caters for all age groups. For information contact Christy on 086-3106503 or Joan on 086-1963847.
Cards: The following are the results held in the Community Hall, Shanagolden: First prize on ten games to Moss O’ Connor and Joan Fitzgibbon, second prize on eight games to Mike Fitzgearld and Mary Clifford.Table Prize: Bridget Kenny and Jack Woulfe, Pat Hastings and Paula Ruane.Raffle Winners:Vinnie Wrenn, Brid Guerin, Sean Moriarty and Eileen Carrig. Lotto ticket winner: Donie Donovan and Joan Fitzgibbon. Cards every Friday night at 9.15pm. All are welcome.
Lottery: The following are the results of the Shanagolden Community Council lottery: The numbers drawn were 7-14-18-21. There was no winner, Lucky Dip winners: 40 euro: Nora Guinane, Abbeyfeale, 30 euro: Ann-Marie Delahunty, Askeaton, 20 euro: Mary Murphy, Feohanagh, 20 euro: Margaret O’Brien, Newcastle West, five free tickets Teresa Mulvihill, Old Abbey,
St.Senans GAA: Limerick Senior Footballers: Best of Luck to Ian Ryan and Andrew Lane who will be part of the Limerick Senior footballers who will take on Clare in the Gaelic Grounds on this coming Sunday 7th April at 2.30pm. If they win this last game they will be in the Division four final and secure promotion to Division three for 2014
County Development Draw: The Club hosts the April draw on this Friday night in The Old Stand Bar, Shanagolden at 9pm. Your support would greatly appreciated .
Membership: Players and members are reminded that their annual memebership is now due for the coming season. Failure to pay this memebership will result in you not being allowed to pla.
Estuary RFC: Estuary Rugby Football Club will hold a dog night in the Greyhound Stadium on the Dock Road, Limerick on Saturday April 6th, Tickets are available from club members 10 euro per adult, under 16’s free. This entry fee will give you free entry into the draw on the night. A bus will leave from Patie Joes Bar, Shanagolden for those who wish to travel on it. We also have a bus from the Foynes Inn Bar, Foynes if enough people wish to go. For Further information please contact Joe Hoyne on 087-6327109 or find us on Facebook.