Meanus Nov 23

Church Notes: Reader for the Month of November at Meanus Mass is Josephine McCarthy.

Church Notes: Reader for the Month of November at Meanus Mass is Josephine McCarthy.

The Eucharistic Minister is Niamh O Connor.

The collector is Michael Foster.

The Month’s Mind Mass for the late Mary Hogan is on next Saturday night, November 23 at 7.30p.m.

First Communion Programme: The next First Communion Programme which was scheduled for November 24 has been postponed until the following Sunday December 1 which is the first Sunday of Advent.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Mass: This Friday November 22 is the 50th Anniversary of the tragic death of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. In Bruff where his great grandfather Thomas Fitzgerald was baptised Requiem Mass will be con-celebrated for the happy repose of his soul at 11am. At the invitation of Bruff Heritage Group Bishop Brendan Leahy has kindly arranged to lead the con-celebrated Mass. All are welcome to attend.

Keep Fit takes place in Meanus: Community Centre each Monday night commencing at 8p.m. All welcome to come along and join in the fun as well as getting in shape for the Christmas Festivities.

The Parent Toddler Group meets in the Community Centre, Meanus each Tuesday morning from 9.30 a.m. until 11 a.m. All very welcome to attend.

Set Dancing is held in Meanus Community Centre each Wednesday night, commencing at 8.30 p.m. sharp. All welcome to attend.

Appointment: Congratulations to Joan O Connor, Caherguillamore, who has been appointed Principle of Scoil Dean Cussen, Bruff.

Christmas Market: Bruff Heritage Group are holding their Annual Christmas Market this year on Saturday 7th December 7 in the Old Courthouse Building. Anybody wishing to host a stall can get in contact with Paul on 087 3945426.

Cards: Winners at last Sunday night’s cards in Meanus were: 1st Prize: Fintan Stone and Tom Dunworth. 2nd Prize: Pat Condon and Mike Greene, Theresa Hayes and Eily Browne. Table Prizes: Joe Finn and Kathleen Keyes, Tom Begley and Sean O Connor, Dan O Rourke and Mai McKeogh.

Raffle: €50 Eily Browne, €25 Fintan Stone, €10 Pat Condon, Phil McNamara, Ann Potter, Theresa Hayes, Pat Riordan, Eily Browne.

Cards continue in Meanus each Sunday night commencing at 8.30 p.m. All welcome to attend.

A Card Drive in aid of Meanus Not-So-Young Christmas Party: will be held in Meanus Community Centre on this Sunday night, 24th November. Support would be greatly appreciated.

Christmas Party: The Christmas Party for the Not-So-Young of Bruff, Grange and Meanus will be held this year on Sunday, 1st December at Meanus Community Centre commencing at 2 p.m. All welcome to attend. The usual helpers and anybody else willing to help on the day are asked to keep this date in their Diary. The Party could not go on without the great help that is available each year which makes the event so successful and enjoyable.

Bruff Camogie Club: Bruff Camogie Club are holding their AGM on Saturday November 23rd at 8pm in the Bruff GAA Complex. The Club requests that one parent of each girl playing Camogie would attend please. It takes a lot of voluntary help to run a club and all assistance would be much appreciated.

Camogue Rovers GAA Club: The club are holding their Annual General Meeting in Meanus Community Centre on Friday November 29 commencing at 8pm. All club members are invited to attend.