Feb 16

Pauline Walsh

Reporter:

Pauline Walsh

CHURCH NOTICES: Saturday/sunday 16th/17th February

CHURCH NOTICES: Saturday/sunday 16th/17th February

knocklong mass times are as follows: Saturday 7:30pm Sunday 9:00am and 11:30am

GLENBROHANE mass times are as follows Saturday 7:30 pm Sunday 10:00am

Readers Alter Servers and Eucharistic Ministers: check your rosters

pilgramge to medjugorge: Departing from Shannon September 14th to 21st. Fare half board, for deposit received before February 17th. Further details from John O’Brien, Cooga, Doon, Telephone 06138061

Archdiocese Pilgrimage to Lourdes: 2013 will take place from 16th -20th June fully inclusive price €699. Booking forms available from Joe Walsh Tours, 143 Lower Baggot St. Dublin 2 telephone 01-2410811. Pilgrimage director is Rev. Thomas Hearne 0504-51230.

Whist card game Winners: Bridie O’Sullivan and Nellie Dalton. Raffle Winners - Kit Lynch, Betty O’Keeffe and Margaret Ryan. Whist Card Game continues each Friday night at Cleeve House at 8:00 pm

Glenbrohane Community association: American tea party will take place in the hall on Saturday 16th after 7:30pm Mass. To join a table contact Teresa Tobin 087-7983412. Fundraiser for Johanna O’Brien fund formally of Griston. €10 per ticket and raffle followed by music by DJ Shane in Tobin’s 10.30pm until close all proceeds to cancer research. Next community meeting at the end of February.

Congratulations: to GlenbrohaneNational School quiz team who won the Credit Union quiz in Mitchelstown last week. Best of luck in the next round in Mallow.

GAELSCOIL agus CAMPA GAEILGE FOR GLEANN RUA: The school community of Glenroe National School – staff, pupils, parents, management and the wider community is embarking on a new and exciting venture in September 2013 to launch Gaelscoil Mhuire, Ghleann Rua. Ghleann Rua is the perfect setting for our school. It is rural but easily accessible being centrally located close to Kilfinane, Kilmallock, Ballylanders and Kildorrery.

The parents committee are organising a “Campa Ghaeilge “which will take place during the Easter school holidays from Tuesday 2nd April to Thursday 4th April. The “Campa” will begin at 10:30am and conclude at 2:00pm each day. Activities will include, Art, Sport, Music, Cookery, Quiz and an Easter Egg Hunt.

Please book early to avoid disappointment as places are strictly limited. We invite prospective pupils and those who have a keen interest in the Gaelscoil to enrol for the Campa with a €5 registration fee. For more information or to book your child’s place contact Nicola on 086 827 5944 or Helen on 087 243 6972.

Anyone interested in getting more information on the Gaelscoil contact Principal Michael Dennehy on 063 86080 during school hours.

Glenroe/Ballyorgan Active Group: The February meeting of the group will take place in Glenroe Hall on Tuesday, February 19th at 10am. Mary Martin will give a brief talk on First Aid and safety in the home. There will be gentle exercises for an active life with Norma. After refreshments, we will finish with a game of bingo. All are welcome and we would love to see some new faces. More information can be had by contacting 086 456 9922

Blood donor clinic: Caherconlish Clinic Venue: Community Centre-Date: 18th February 2013-Times: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Canavour Players: thanks all who came and supported the presentation of -“Pull The Other One” in community centre Ballinvreena over the last few weeks

Knocklong National School: School Lotto Friday 22nd January 17-23-27 on lucky dips were Kevin Meade and Adam Finn

Garryspillane G.A.A.: Lotto 6-7-10-13 no winner jackpot now €6,150