Church Notes: Reader for the Month of September at Meanus Mass is Margaret O Rourke.
The Eucharistic Minister is Catherine O Riordan.
The collector is Pat Murnane.
The Anniversary Mass on next Saturday night, 14th September is for Pat Barron.
Milford Hospice Fundraiser: Following a recent meeting in Meanus to organise a fundraising event in the Parish for Milford Hospice, Saturday September 21 has been pencilled in as our day. A five hour ‘Hurlaton’ will be held in the local GAA field where all past and present hurlers of Camogue Rovers and indeed neighbouring clubs are invited to “Hurl for Milford” at some stage between 12 noon and 5 p.m., whether your fitness levels will last five minutes or five hours all are asked to take part and donate to Milford Hospice. At 5p.m. a “Parish Walk for Milford” will begin around the walking track when every parishioner will be asked to turn out in support of the great work being done by Milford Hospice.
A Meeting to make arrangements for the day will be held on this Thursday night, 12th September at 8 p.m. in Meanus Community Centre. All interested in helping out are asked to attend. For further details contact Gerard Murnane at 087 6535030.
Coffee Morning: A Coffee Morning in aid of Milford Hospice will be held in Dempsey’s Pub, Meanus, on Thursday 19th September, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. All are welcome.
Tommy Brouder Weekend: Brings a welcome return to” Crystal Swing” who will take to the stage in Meanus Community Centre on Saturday night, 21st September 2013. This will be preceded by local Trad Group, Deise Ceoil, commencing at 9 p.m.
Admission tickets are €10 and are available by contacting 087-2660958 or 087 6354756. Bar facilities will be available on the night. All welcome to come along to what promises to be a great night’s entertainment.
Keep Fit: has resumed in Meanus Community Centre each Monday night commencing at 8p.m. All welcome to come along and join in the fun as well as shedding those few extra ounces.
The Parent Toddler Group has also resumed and is held in the Community Centre, Meanus each Tuesday morning from 9.30 a.m. until 11 a.m. All very welcome to attend.
Death: Sympathy is expressed to Bernie O Donnell, Meanus, her husband Tom and family on the sudden death of her mother Margaret McCarthy, Athlacca.
Cards: Winners at last Sunday night’s cards in Meanus: 1st Prize: Breda O Donnell and Catherine O Regan; Pat Condon and Mike Greene; Caroline Fitzgerald and Joe Dillon and Eily Browne and Theresa Hayes. Table Prizes: Fintan Stone and Tom Dunworth; Ann Potter and Josephine Lynch and Pat O Riordan and Mick Joe Quirke.
Raffle: €50 Patsy Healy, €25 Willie O’Brien, €10 Pat O Riordan, Willie O Brien, Joe Finn, Phil Mc Namara, Joe Finn ( 2 ) and Ted Hynes.
Cards continue in Meanus each Sunday night commencing at 8.30p.m. All welcome to attend.