Holidays for the not so young: in the Tower Hotel Ballybunion from august 17th to 23rd. Cost €180 including transport to and from. Contact Eileen Fitzpatrick 06253160 or Maura Creed 06253214
Whist Card Game:continues each Friday night at Cleeve House at 8:00 pm,
Glenbrohane Old School and Parish Reunion 2013: Friday 9th August. Venue: Old School Glenbrohane. Tickets will be available from Committee Members Shortly. Priority given to former students of the Old School.
Saturday 10th August: 1.00 p.m. Historical Walk to Sliabh Riadh geared towards all walkers with Morgan Murphy starting at the Church in Glenbrohane. Transport available for those unable to walk the full distance. Cup of tea and use of facilities at The Old School after walk. Finishing around 4.00 p.m. All are welcome.8.45 p.m. approx (after 8.00 p.m. mass):Illustrated talk on the History of the Old School by Mike Tobin at the Old School. All are welcome. Music in the pubs later.
Sunday 11th August: 10.00 a.m. Sunday Mass 2.00 p.m. Country Fair. Photographic display in Old School Hall.
8.00 p.m. Dancing at the Crossroads in Ballinvreena.
Further details will be provided as time goes on. Chairman Michael O Reilly, Secretary Mike Tobin, Treasurer Morgan Murphy, PRO Anne (Murphy) Moloney
Little Scholars Knocklong Montessori school: Knockarron Little Scholars Knocklong Montessori school: Knockarron Mini week summer camp running from Wednesday 3rd of July to Friday 5th of July, catering for ages 31/2 to 9 years costing €35. Full week camp running from Monday 8th to Friday 12th July €55. Camps run from 10:00am – 2:00pm. More details to follow. Contact Kate on 087783653
MARTINSTOWN N.S. REUNION: Martinstown National School are holding a reunion for past pupils on 6th July 2013. There will be mass offered for all deceased past pupils at 8pm in Martinstown Church followed by a gathering in the Cosy Kitchen Bar, Elton. All past pupils are welcome for a night of meeting old friends, reliving old memories, chit chat and storytelling. There will also be light refreshments available on the night. If you have any old photos you would like to share, please contact Catherine Ann Moloney on 087 9487606 (Kmulcahy555@gmail.com) or Catherine Crowley on 087 8145788 (Cathod.firstname.lastname@example.org). So come along as your presence will make the night all the more enjoyable
KNOCKLONG Hall Calendar : Thursdays: Parent/Guardian/Carer & New Baby/ Toddler group10:00 a.m. to 11:30am. €3 per family group.
Glenbrohane montly card game: Results from Friday 31st May. 1st and 2nd prize shared with 10 games Emmet and John Dalton, Mary Howard and Jim Fox. 3rd prize Mary and Larry English with 9 games.
Table prizes Donie and Joan Hannon, Mossie McCarthy and Joan O’Brien, Billy O’Mahony and Billy Burke, Mossie Hanley and Tom O’Callaghan
Door prizes: Mossie Hanley, Mary English, Billy O’Mahony and Catherine O’Donovan
Raffle: Ger Leahy, Tom Davern, Catherine O’Donovan and Joan Hannon. Thank you for your support. The next game will take place in August as part of the Gathering Celebrations in The Glen
Knocklong community alert: if you would like to receive text alerts please Joe Moloney 0879136882 or Joe Johnson 0878040532.
Knockainey’s Annual Village Festival: takes place from Wed 26th June until Sunday 30th June, There is something for everyone.
Wed 26th June 7:30pm: Parish walk. A ramble through Knockainey, guided by a local resident. History, stories and lovely views! Refreshments and maybe a song or two afterwards in Jack Lynch’s pub at the top of the hill.
Thurs 27th June 7:30pm: Tour of St John’s Graveyard, with launch of graveyard tour leaflet. Cheese and wine reception. 9:45pm Bat walk/talk
Fri 28th June 8pm: The Gathering concert in the Community Centre. Presented by local people, this concert takes us on a musical tour around Ireland. Music afterwards in Jacks.
Sat 29th June 11am: 5 and 10 km fun run/walk, starting from Community Centre.
3pm: Sports activities, including underage hurling at the Sportsfield.
6 pm: Senior hurling match.
8:30pm: Folk the Recession at St John’s. Please see http://www.musiclee.ie/iartists.php?id=folktherecession for details.
Sun 30th June 1pm: Knockainey Village Fair. All afternoon a feast of music, entertainment, stalls, bouncy castles, wheel of fortune, demonstrations (cookery, hair, nails, magic!) club displays etc. Music later at Moloney’s Pub.