Doon Feb 8

Months Mind Masses: Sat. Feb 15:Mary Martin, Glasha Talann & Lisowen at 10am in Convent Chapel.

Months Mind Masses: Sat. Feb 15:Mary Martin, Glasha Talann & Lisowen at 10am in Convent Chapel.

Fri. Feb 28 :Betty Breen, Lisowen at 7:30pm in Parish Church.

Fri. Mar 7:Tommy Richardson, Monastery Rd. at 7:30pm in Parish Church.

Obituaries: Bill Gorman who was laid to rest in Doon on Wednesday January 29. May he rest in peace. Sympathy to the bereaved.

Doon Community Centre: will hold the following classes: Mon: Aerobic tennis 7-8pm, Pilates 8-9pm. Tue: Mother & baby club 10-12am, Irish dancing 6-7pm, Zumba 7-8pm, Unislim 7:30-8:30pm. Wed: Ketttlebells 7:30-8:30pm. Fri: GAA nursery 7-8pm. Sat: Red cross cadets 5:30-6:30pm. Sun: Progressive 45 cards.

CBS Primary School: The parent’s council of the primary school would like to thank all who supported the cake sale last weekend. A special thank you to all who baked cakes, buns, etc., those who donated spot prizes & to all who helped on Sat. & Sun. You will be delighted to learn that the sum of €1,675 was raised. The parent’s council are holding a used clothes collection. Bags of clothes can be dropped to the CBS primary school from Mon. 3rd Feb. until Fri. 7th Feb. Thank you.

“Bleisce”-Doon Parish Journal: due to the success of the sales of “Bleisce” and the generosity of our sponsors we have been able to make donations to charity & worthy causes in recent years. This year we donated to the young and the “young at heart” in the parish. We gave €250 to the two primary schools and €500 to St. Michaels day care centre towards the up grading of their heating system. Many of our parishioners attend the centre and enjoy their time there.

Doon G.A.A:  Lotto: 27th Jan. 2014 No’s drawn 7-10-16-25, no winner. Next week’s draw will take place in Moore’s Bar with a jackpot of €17,000. Fixtures: East senior semi final, Doon v Ahane on Sun. 9th Feb. in Boher, time TBC. Membership: €20 adults & €5 juvenile. GAA National Club Draw: we are currently selling tickets, at €10. If you would like to get a ticket contact any club member.

Progressive 45 winners 2nd feb:

1st: Dinny Morrissey and Ger Beary.

2nd: Phil Bradshaw and Kathleen Heffernan, Mike Greene and Pat Condon.

table prizes: PJ McGrath and Donal Ryan, Helen Doyle and Nonie Lonergan.