SENIOR CITIZENS OUTLING: Takes place on Wednesday 5th June to Blarney & Cobh. (Titanic Exhibition is optional) Bus leaving from the Church at 9.30am. Fare including lunch and evening tea is €35. Names & fares to Vera Ryan as soon as possible please.
OOLA YOUTH CLUBS: New members are currently being recruited for Oola youth club, Juniors 8- 12yrs (Saturday evening 6pm) and Teen for Senior club (Friday night) We urgently need to train up new leaders. Please contact Dermot on 06251166 or any of the leaders. The youth club had been providing safe recreational activities in the community for the past 20 years so please come along and help to keep it going. Junior club has closed until Sept while we recruit new members & leaders.
OOLA DEFIBRILLATOR GROUP: Wish to thank most sincerely all those gave so generously to their Church Gate Collection recently that raised €560 and will go to train people in the community. If anyone is interested in being training in CPR and in using a Defibrillator they can contact Una Hogan on 086-8430138.
BINGO: every Tuesday in Oola at 8.30pm, all are welcome.
PROGRESSIVE 45: Results from this weeks games were 1st Christy Matthews & Mary Buckley, 2nd Chrissie Bourke & Larry Ryan, Seamus O Dwyer & Pat Treacy, John Joe McGrath & Seano Ryan. Table prizes – Mairead Downey & Lil Bargary, Eddie McConnell & Michael Ryan. Cards every Thursday in Oola Community Centre, new people welcome.
OOLA Lotto: Numbers drawn this week were Zara Ryan – Monard, John Cummins –Doon, K Ryan & Nora Corbett, Sean MacDuna – Oola, Marie Nash – Cullen, Nora Stokes – Oola, Billy Downey – Oola, Breda Landers – Newtown. Promoters – James O Donovan & Peter Gardiner.
OOLA GAA: County Senior League - Oola 2-08 Mountcollins 1-10. Oola had a one point victory over Mountcollins played in Oola last Friday evening. In a lively contest Oola Mountcollins were quickest out of the blocks registering 3 points before Oola got their first score. However two goals, one from Joey Shanahan and another from Brian Fenton had Oola in front at the half time whistle. In the second half Mountcollins managed to draw the with a few minutes remaining however heading into injury Oola went on to get the winning score and hold out for a win by the slightest of margins.
Team John O Grady, Shane Whelan, Padraig Ryan, Pat Ryan, Fiachra O Grady, Keith Bourke, Don Anderson, Conor Ryan, Denis Moloney, Joey Shanahan, Derek Ryan, David O Donovan, Brian Fenton, Eddie Kiely, Kevin O Donovan, Paul Fenton.
U14 girls: Unfortunately the under 14 girls lost the B shield final against St.Ailbes in Herbetstown last Sunday evening. They were up against a stronger team on the evening and hopefully next year they can win some silver wear. Team on the evening was Alex English, Roisin Mc Carthy, Sophie Ryan, Tara Tobin, Emily Thomas, Mary Walsh, Ellen Hogan, Ruth Dwyer, Mirium Hayes (capt), Ann Hayes, Olivia O Connell, Aine Stokes, Roisin O Connell, Orla Maher, Katie Lonergan, Kathleen Bradshaw, Nicole Coleman, Chloe Maher, Stephanie Beary, Ellie Bourke Renee Conway. Manager Chloe O Connell Selectors Ann Marie O Brien, Ger O Connell, Caroline Bradshaw, Janice lynch. Trainer-John stokes.Well done to everyone who was involved with the team trough out the year.