HOLYCROSS AFC.:Holycross AFC boys are holding a football academy weekend August 24 /25 August. The cost for the weekend is €30 and the boys will get a personalized crested football jacket. The camp is open to Holycross registered players from the ages of 6-12 years old. We have some special guests and coaches turning up over the weekend to help out. We are running boys teams from U7 up to and including U18 this year, new players are always welcome
CLIONA’S FOUNDATION CYCLE: Now in its 6th year will take place on Saturday August 31st from the Honeyfitz Theatre in Lough Gur, just 20km from Limerick city. With three routes including an 8km for family and funsters, the organisers have appealed to experienced cyclists with a challenging 90km route and a 40km less arduous route for leisure cyclists. Following the cycle there’s a BBQ, face painting, music and a bouncy castle to keep the entire family entertained. So popular is cycling that Cliona’s Foundation has founded it’s own cycling club which is affiliated to Cycling Ireland and is gaining new members each week. Cliona’s Foundation 6th Annual Charity Cycle was launched in Limerick last weekend by three well known celebrities who were delighted to be part of the event. David Wallace, Leanne Moore and Joy Neville have carved national and international fame in their own right and have supported Cliona’s Foundation over the years. Register on line by logging onto www.eventmaster.ie or on the day with registration starting at 8.30am in the Honeyfitz Theatre. Family Cycle starts at 9.45 a.m., Experienced Cycle starts at 10am & Leisure Cycle starts at 10.30am. Entry is €30 for the Experienced and Leisure Cycles and €25 for the Family Cycle. Entry fee includes insurance, BBQ and entertainment on the day. Sponsorship cards are available by contacting Cliona’s Foundation on 061 400640 and or 087 188 7700. Cards with €100 or more raised will be included in a draw for a €500 cycling voucher.
HOLYCROSS FC: Girls one day Summer Camp on Saturday, 31st August - 10.00am to 3pm. Cost : €30 and for that each girl will get a Club Crested Jacket with personalised initials.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT INFORMATION EVENING: The next Bereavement Support Information Evening will take place in Milford Care Centre on Tuesday 27th Aug 2013 from 7-8.30pm.
BRUFF/ GRANGE/ MEANUS PARISH LOTTERY: At the Parish Lottery on Monday 19th August 2013, the numbers drawn were 18, 19 and 33 and there was no jackpot winner. The lucky dip winners were as follows: Teresa Brosnan c/o Peggy, Michael Toomey c/o Mary Howard, Gretta Purcell c/o Angela, Mike O’Brien c/o Breda and Sean Daly c/o Mary Howard. Promoter’s Prize went to Hanora Horan. Next Lotto jackpot is €1,600 and will be held on Monday 26th August. Congratulations to the above winners. Thank you for your continued support.
MILFORD HOSPICE – 28TH ANNUAL HARVEST FAIR: Is scheduled to take place on Sunday September 1. The Harvest Fair is moving to a new location this year and is taking place at the U.L. Arena. The Harvest Fair Committee once again appeals for your support in donating goods such as clothes, books, toys, bric-a-brac, all goods this year will be checked for quality before being accepted in order to minimize the major costs involved with the disposal of unsaleable items. Items for the Harvest Fair will be accepted on the grounds of Milford Care Centre from Monday 19th August to Thursday 29th August, thereafter only confectionery will be accepted on the grounds of U.L. on the day of Harvest Fair. For further details with regards to donating items to Harvest Fair, please contact the Fundraising Office on 061 485860
ALZHEIMERS SOCIETY OF IRELAND: The Limerick Branch of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland will hold their Monthly Career’s Meeting at their Day Care Centre, Kilmurry Court, Garryowen, Limerick on Wednesday 4th September, from 3.pm to 4.pm tel: 061-313456. All are welcome.