Anniversaries & Months Minds: 13th/14th Apr:
6:30pm Michael O’Meara, Church Road & Putney London (who died in Jan)
9am PJ Byrnes
10am Mary, Dan & Noreen Morrissey, Cooga.
11am Margaret & Richard Connolly, Kilkenny & Commonaline.
Dun Bleisce Historical & Literary Society: will hold a talk in the Pastoral Centre on Mon. 8th Apr. @ 8pm. The talk “The Congo/Katanga 1961 & The Siege of Jadotville” will be given by retired Colonel Noel Carey. All welcome.
Doon Friends of Lourdes: If you would like to put forward the name of any parishioner who is of pension age or ill, and who would like their name to be included in the draw for a trip to Lourdes, please contact Mairead Murphy (086) 8891047 or Sandra Ryan (087) 6448470 before Tue. 9th Apr.
Milford Hospice, Run or Walk: the annual Jacinta O’Brien Plassey 10k will take place on Sun. 21st Apr. @ 10am, from UL arena. Register before the 8th for early bird rates, online or in UL arena. For more details go to www.jacintaobrien10k.com. All support is greatly appreciated.
Daffodil Day: Bridget Duggan would like to thank most sincerely everyone who helped & contributed so generously to the Irish Cancer Society, total raised €1,810.
Friends of Limerick ’73: would like to thank everyone who baked & supported their Charity Cake Sale for Milford Hospice, MS Limerick & Lisnagry, €1,566.60 was raised.
Apostolate of Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration: are holding a National Pilgrimage to Knock on 20th April. Papal Nuncio Charles Brown will celebrate Holy Mass. Bus will pick up in Doon at 8:15am, fare €20. Contact John O’Brien 380614, Mary McCleod or Marcia Mooney 380240.
Doon Community Council: Hall will be closed for the month of Apr. due to renovation works being carried out. All classes being held in other locations so please check notice board.
Doon I.C.A: AGM will take place on Thur. 11th April at 8pm in Pastoral Centre. New members most welcome.
Fr. Liam Lawton Concert: in Aid of Caherconlish/Caherline Parish Funds: On Sunday April 21st at 8.pm, Caherconlish will have the honour of welcoming Fr. Liam Lawton as he performs in Concert in our Lady Mother of the Church, Caherconlish. Fr. Liam will be joined by local Adult and Youth Choirs under the direction of Valerie Walsh. This concert is being organised by the Parish Pastoral Council.
For the past 20 years Fr. Liam he has been composing sacred and inspirational music and has performed in venues including the Vatican, Carnegie Hall, the White House and the Eucharist Congress held in Dublin. His song Cloud’s Veil was adopted as an anthem across America following 9/11.
Tickets cost €20 and are available at Caherconlish Post Office or by contacting Phil on (087) 1363747, Nuala (086) 8443288 and Fr. Roy Donovan on (087) 2225150 or email: Philomenamartin_619@hotmail.com.
Doon GAA: Lotto-1st Apr. no’s drawn 10-14-17-23, no winner. Next week’s draw will be held in The Local Bar, jackpot €8,400. Fixtures: Minor C/Ship Doon v Na Piarsaigh in Doon on Fri. 12th @ 7pm. Results: U21 C/Ship Doon 4-12 Mungret 0-8. Cash 4 Clobber: As part of our feile fundraising campaign for both hurling & camogie, we are collecting any unwanted clothes, bags, shoes, etc. Items can be placed in ordinary bin liners. Bags can be returned every Sat. morning between 11am – 12 noon. Supporters Text Service: if you would like to receive match alerts, please text your name to (087) 9387755.
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