Murroe / Boher Newsletter 13th Oct 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Eric Starr, Borrisokane, Tipperary

Sheila Doyle formerly Cooke (née Geraghty), Dublin, formerly Clonkeen

Maureen Hickey (née O’Sullivan), Bohermore, Ballysimon

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Peter Lynch and Pakie Lane and

Tommy Boyle                                                                          7pm this Saturday

John Clarke                                                                                         9am this Sunday

Willie Clohessy                                                                                    7pm next Saturday

Boher

Laurence Broughton                                                                10am this Sunday

Kitty Roche                                                                                         10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Kathleen Walters.

Murroe: Willie Carey 7pm, Willie Carey 9am, Margaret Holmes 11.30am

Rosary will take place this Sunday at 2.30pm at the Grotto in Murroe Church (weather permitting), otherwise in the Church. Remaining Sunday evenings in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

The Mid-West Branch of the Parkinson’s Association will hold their Annual Church gate collection next weekend 19/20 October.

Epilepsy Collection: Sincere thanks for your contributions to last weekend’s collection. The amount raised was €580.

Lotto Results for 6/10/19 -2,4,6,7- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Ann O’Connell, Sean O’Neill, Frank Boyle & Laura Moore. Next week’s Jackpot €7,200 Draw in Powers.

Senior Dance Classes for fitness and fun will resume on Wed 16th October 8:15 pm in Muintir na Tire Hall, Murroe. Beginners always welcome

Boher Vintage Charity Run This Sunday 13 October at 12 noon, in aid of the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust, in memory of Rory Tynan, RIP.  Cars leave Powers Pub, Abington at 12 noon.  Refreshments served on return.  All welcome

Boher Community Association Silver Circle Draw October Results: The lucky winners are as follows: €1,000 Tom O’Brien, €300 Ger and René Keane, €200 Noreen Foley, €50 Nora Hogan, Karen Bartley, €20 Maureen O’Neill, John Sheehy, Pat Fenton, Mary & Jamie Holmes, Kevin & Laura Tobin. Congratulations everybody! Next Draw Sunday 3rd November at 10.30am at Boher Community Centre.

Murroe-Boher Historical Society – We are resuming our winter talks on Thursday, October 17th at 8.30 p.m. sharp at the Muintir na Tire Hall, Murroe with Dr. Matthew Potter, who will speak to us on the intriguing topic of “Queen Victoria and Limerick Ham.” Admission €5 to non-members. All welcome.

The Cappamore Historical Society will host a Lecture in the local Community Centre on Friday the 18th of October at 8pm. The lecture is entitled “Improving Policing and Community safety in Ireland.: the work of the O’Toole Commission.”  The lecture will be given by Sinead Ryan former Secretary to the independent Commission on the future of Policing in Ireland. There will be a charge of 5 euro to non-members, and Refreshments will be provided after the lecture.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Best of luck to our minor team who kick off their season against Tournafulla on Sunday morning at 10.30am in Boher. Our annual table quiz takes place next Friday (18th) at 8pm in the Valley Inn, Murroe. We hope to see a large crowd for what promises to be a great night

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last The A team had a fine

4-0 win over Carew Park in the 2nd round of the Munster Junior Cup.

Fixtures: This coming weekend it’s the turn of the Youth (U18) team to take centre stage when they take on Aisling Annacotty in the league in Tubber on Sunday 13th at 2pm. The Men’s A, B, and C teams have no fixtures. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Coach still needed for the U-9 Boys, (born 2011). If you’re interested in taking on a fun bunch of guys, maybe a parent or a past player who wants to help out, contact any committee member, or message on Facebook or Twitter, or email murroeafc@gmail.com The club will be able to help out with Training, Gear, etc, but need someone to volunteer.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 29th September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Patrick O’Connor, Corelish, Pallasgreen formerly Boher

Anniversaries:                                                    Murroe

Densie Ryan                                                                                                                         7pm this Saturday

Lizzie McMahon                                                                                                 11.30am this Sunday

Mick and Theo Ryan                                                                                                         7pm next Saturday

Ann O’Loughlin                                                                                                   11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Paul Reilly                                                                                                                             10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Elizabeth O’Connor.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm, Pat Madigan 9am, Breda White 11.30am

“Grow in Love” 1st Holy Communion Enrolment will take place next Sunday 6th October, at 10am Mass in Boher and 11.30am Mass in Murroe.

Rosary will take place each Sunday evening in Murroe Church at 7pm during October.

Blood Donor Clinic will take place this Monday 30th September from 5-8pm in The Community Centre, Caherconlish. Website giveblood.ie

Murroe Boher ICA monthly meeting next Tuesday 1st October at 8pm in the Hall, Murroe. Guest speaker is Councillor Bridget Teefey. New members most welcome.

Fitness Classes for Older Adults take place in Newport Community Centre on Wednesday mornings at 11am. 1-hour class, €8 per class. Contact Teresa 089 4833843 or arrive on the day.

Lotto Results for 22/9/19 -10,11,15, 29- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Kevin Tobin, John O’Loughlin, Seamas Morrissey & Mary Holmes. Next week’s Jackpot €7,000 Draw in O’Neill’s.

Afternoon Tea Dance in Kilteely Parish Hall, Kilteely, Co. Limerick on Sunday, 29th September from 3pm to 6pm. Music By: Two of a Kind. Tea and home baking served. Admission only €5

Boher Community Development Association: Table Quiz – Boher Community Development Association wishes to thank all who supported in every way, their very successful Table Quiz night.  It was a very enjoyable night and €1,500 was raised.  The proceeds will be presented to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust in memory of the late Rory Tynan, RIP.  Sincere thanks to Liam, Brid and Denis of Pa McGraths who hosted the event, and Frank Ryan and Johnny Skehan. Thank you also to the many sponsors who very kindly supported the event and donated spot prizes.

Progressive 45 every Friday night at 8pm. Boher Community Centre.  All welcome to attend.

Silver Circle Draw – the fourth Draw will take place on Saturday next, 5 October at 9pm in Pa McGrath’s.  All welcome!

Reliable Lady available for light housework and companion care for elderly adults. Please contact 087 2883218

The annual general meeting of the Craobh Pheig Uí Riain (Murroe/Cappamore and surrounding areas will take place on Monday 30th Sept in the Community Centre, Cappamore at 9.00 pm. We would especially like to invite parents of students and adults attending the classes and anybody interested in the promotion of the traditional music, song, and dance in the area to attend this important meeting. A comprehensive review of the past years activities will be given as well as plans for the upcoming year.

Bígi linn

Comfort Keepers are seeking Disabilities support carers in the Murroe & surrounding areas. We are recruiting carers to provide Homecare to elderly parishioners so they can remain living in their own homes. We are holding an Recruitment Open Day Tuesday 1st  October in the Cappamore Community Centre from 10am -3pm Anyone wishing to apply for a position can do so on the day & interviews will be held on the day or if you would like further information please contact Margaret Griffin at  margaretgriffin@comfortkeepers.ie or on 061 490760.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to congratulate on u12 hurlers, who won the Shield Final, at the Ahane Tom Blake tournament, last Saturday afternoon. Our Team was captained by Calum Condon, and player of the tournament was our very own Tommie Cusack. We would also like to congratulate our u10s hurlers, who won the Kilmacud Crokes festival of hurling, in UCD, last Sunday, and to William Ryan, who captained the team on the day. Congrats also to our u8’s, who hurled brilliantly at Ahane’s u8 blitz last Saturday morning. We would like to send best wishes to our Minor team, who are playing Caherline on Sunday afternoon at 4.00pm in Cappamore in the City/East final.

Murroe Boher Camogie: COUNTY SEMI FINALS: Our intermediate team will play in the county semi-final on Sunday (29th) at 2pm in Clarina (New Pitch – Turn right at the traffic lights in the village coming from Mungret direction). We hope that all our supporters and members will travel to the game to support our players. Best of luck to players and management. On Saturday (28th) at 6pm our junior team will travel to Kilmallock for their semi-final. Best of luck to the team and management. On Saturday morning our club will host its second U12 tournament in memory of Johnny O’Brien. It will take place in Harty Park from 9am – 1pm. We will be welcoming teams from Newport, Ballina and Cappamore and look forward to a great day of camogie.

TABLE QUIZ: on Friday 18th October we will host our annual fundraising table quiz at 8pm in the Valley Inn, Murroe. A table of four for €20. This event is always a great success and we hope that the members of the community will support our clubs fundraising efforts and test their knowledge at the same time!

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: On Sunday last the A team came out on top eventually after a penalty shootout in the first round of the Munster Junior Cup against Star Rovers after the scores finished 1-1 after extra time. The Youths (U-18) Team were also in Munster Cup Action last weekend and ended up beating Aisling Annacotty B in the First round of the Munster Youth Cup 1-0 on Sunday. Fixtures: This coming weekend it’s the turn of the FAI Junior Cup to take centre stage. The A team face Charleville away on Saturday evening in the first round of the National Competition at 7pm. On Sunday then the C team take on local rivals Newport Town in Div 3A of the League at 2pm. Keep an eye on the club Murroe AFC Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 22nd Sept 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                       Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Anniversaries:                                              Murroe

Michael Power and

Joe, Bridie and Danny Kirby and

Una and Paddy O’Dwyer                                                                           7pm this Saturday

Biddy Coleman and

Mary and Michael McGrath and

Ann and Jim Jamel                                                                                                  11.30am this Sunday

Densie Ryan                                                                                                             7pm next Saturday

Lizzie McMahon                                                                                       11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Billy Delahunty Months Mind and

Dan Foley                                                                                                                10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Laurence Bartley.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm, Josie Meade 9am, Tom Seaver 11.30am

Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: On Monday 9th September a very successful meeting took place in Muntir na Tíre Hall Murroe to discuss the results of the recent research project in our parish. It was a revelation to discover that a great need was expressed by those in attendance to meet and talk about matters that are dear to the hearts and thinking of many in our parish community, for example, matters of Faith, Family, Youth and Community among others. A follow-up meeting is planned for this Monday 23rd September at 7.30 p.m. at the same venue. Your parish needs your participation. Please come along and bring a friend.

“Grow in Love” 1st holy Communion Programme Dates

6th October, 3rd November, 1st December, 2nd February, 8th March – 10am Boher – 11.30am Murroe.  1st Confessions 11th February 7pm Murroe. 18th February 7pm Boher.

Date for your Diary: Confirmation for Murroe and Boher Parish will take place in Murroe Church on Thursday 27th February 2020.

Irish Hear Foundation will hold a Church Gate Collection in Murroe and Boher next weekend the 27th/28th September.

Blood Donor Clinic will take place on Monday 30th September from 5-8pm in The Community Centre, Caherconlish. Website giveblood.ie

Kate Madigan from Abington is a Transition Year student in Castletroy College. Kate is fundraising and raising awareness of the great work that the Hope Foundation is doing for children of Calcutta. She will travel and work with the Hope Foundation in Calcutta during Easter next year. Kate will speak about Hope at the weekend masses in Murroe and Boher next weekend September 28th and 29th. Kate would really appreciate your time to listen to her message and give your support.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 28th September. Music by Chris Dallat. Tea served. Admission €10

Lotto Results for 15/9/19 -3,6,20,22 – No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips. Fr. Tom Ryan, Peader Fahey, Mary Ryan (Rath) & Mary Humphreys. Next week’s Jackpot €6,900 Draw in Pa McGrath’s.

Boher Parish Calendar 2020: Boher Parish Calendar project team will be producing a parish calendar again for 2020. All members of the community are invited to submit photos for consideration. Old or modern photos will be accepted and can be related to a number of topics: historical interest, landscape, parish events, etc. Photos can be given to any of the Community Development Association members.  Photos will be scanned/copied and originals will be returned within 5 days

Adult Painting Classes resuming in Murroe hall on Thursday the 3rd of October from 7-9pm.  No experience is needed. beginners are very welcome. 8 weeks. €15 Euro pay as you go weekly.  Some materials and refreshments supplied, just please bring your own acrylic paints and brushes. Please text Jenny on 085-7237256, email jenny28111987@gmail.com or look for Jennifer Lynch artist on Facebook to book a place. Please book in advance.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg are delighted to announce that our u13 hurlers have qualified for the Premier County Hurling Final V Monaleen. A suggested date for the final is Sunday 29th September, but this might change. Our u11 hurlers travelled to Dublin last Sunday morning to play in a festival of Hurling in UCD, and were beaten by 2 points in the Final by Kilmacud Crokes. This Sunday, our u10’s are travelling to UCD to play in a 20 team tournament, and we would like to wish them the best of luck.

Murroe Boher Camogie: On Sunday (22nd) our intermediate team will play a semi-final play-off against Croagh/Kilfinny for a semi-final spot, at 2pm, with venue to be confirmed, keep an eye on our Facebook page for the updated fixture and be sure to get out and support our girls. On Saturday our U10s will travel to Kileedy for their County Blitz day and on Sunday our U8s will travel to Monaleen for their county blitz day, both starting at 9.30am. The county blitzes always prove to be a great day out for our players. Best of luck to our teams and managements in all the fixtures. Hard luck to our U16 team, who are joined with Cappamore, who lost their plate semi-final and finishes their year. Our thanks to all players, management and parents who have worked hard for our club all year. Next Saturday (28th) we will hold our monthly clothes collection form 7.30 – 8pm in Murroe Clubhouse with all donations greatly appreciated.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: The Ladies team had the result of the weekend last weekend with a magnificent win in the prestigious LWSSL Junior Cup Final, played at the home of Football in Limerick, The Markets Field. It was a tight tense affair, but Murroe eventually overcame the Moyross Utd challenge with a 3-2 scoreline. Nicole Bennett with all 3 goals for Murroe.

Also on Sunday last the A team lost out to neighbours Newport Town in the league 3-0, The B team beat Knockainey on a 2-1 scoreline in the league, and the C team lost out in a high scoring affair 7-3 to Moyross Utd in the league also.

This Sunday 22nd it’s time for the Munster Junior Cup 1st Round, so just the one fixture for the men, Star Rovers v Murroe AFC at 2:30pm, The Youths (U-18) Team are also in Munster Cup Action this weekend, facing Aisling Annacotty B in the First round of the Munster Youth Cup away at 2:30pm on Sunday.

The Ladies team’s season has been completed now, well done to Marcella and the team for a great campaign, and especially well done on bringing home the Junior Cup to the Murroe AFC trophy cabinet again! Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Online Club shop: Murroe AFC now have an online club shop with O’Neill’s, so if you’d like to get yourself a nice club tshirt or polo shirt for the season ahead have a look. Link available on the Murroe AFC Facebook Page.

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Murroe Vintage Tractor Run Sunday 22nd Sept 2019

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Murroe Vintage Tractor Run will take place this Sunday 22nd Sept 2019

Starting at Crokers Murroe  at 11.00 am

Proceeds from this Tractor Run will be split between the following Charities

Mid Western Cancer Foundation

Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust

Daughters of Charity St Vincents Lisnagry

For more information regarding this event contact Sean  087 264 4010  https://www.facebook.com/Murroevintage/

 

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 15th September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Evelyn Lorigan (née Hickey), Mongfune. Reposing at her home this Sunday from 4pm to 7pm. Arriving at the Holy Rosary Church Murroe on Monday for 11.30am Mass. Burial afterwards in Abington Cemetery.

Anniversaries:                                                    Murroe

Joan Ryan Months Mind and

Pat Gleeson                                                                                                                           7pm this Saturday

Tommy Cooney Months Mind and

Eugene O’Malley                                                                                                 11.30am this Sunday

Michael Power and

Joe, Bridie and Danny Kirby                                                                             7pm next Saturday

Biddy Coleman                                                                                                   11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Jim Fenton Months Mind and

Celeste Bartley                                                                                                     10am this Sunday

Billy Delahunty Months Mind and

Dan Foley                                                                                                                             10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Helen Hickey.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm, Mary O’Brien 9am, Bridgid McLoughlin 11.30am

Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: On Monday 9th September a very successful meeting took place in Muntir na Tíre Hall Murroe to discuss the results of the recent research project in our parish. It was a revelation to discover that a great need was expressed by those in attendance to meet and talk about matters that are dear to the hearts and thinking of many in our parish community, for example, matters of Faith, Family, Youth and Community among others. A follow-up meeting is planned for Monday 23rd September at 7.30 p.m. at the same venue. Your parish needs your participation. Please come along and bring a friend.

Legion of Mary will travel to Knock Shrine on Sunday 29th September. Bus from Boher village at 8:15am approx. Further details from Mrs Moloney 061 380632.

Parish Choirs: Both Parish Choirs have resumed practice on Thursday evenings – Junior Choir 5.00pm to 6.00pm – Senior Choir 8.00pm to 9.30pm. New members are always welcome. Just drop along to the relevant practice.

Abington Church Harvest Festival takes place this Sunday 15th September at 3pm. All are welcome to this traditional event. A Collection for overseas aid will be taken up on the day.

Milford Hospice Coffee Morning: Denis Holmes will hold a Coffee Morning in aid of Milford Hospice in their showrooms on Thursday 19th September 10am – 2pm. Everyone Welcome to this very worthy fundraiser.

The Irish Red Cross, East Branch will hold a Church Gate Collection in Murroe and Boher next weekend the 21st/22nd September.

Set dancing, ceili, waltz, jive, line dancing, Sean nós etc, for children will resume in Muintir na tire hall Murroe Tuesday 17th September at 4:45pm. Enq Pauline 085 7417609.

Kate Madigan from Abington is a Transition Year student in Castletroy College. Kate is fundraising and raising awareness of the great work that the Hope Foundation is doing for children of Calcutta. She will travel and work with the Hope Foundation in Calcutta during Easter next year. Kate will speak about Hope at the weekend masses in Murroe and Boher on the weekend of September 28th and 29th. Kate would really appreciate your time to listen to her message and give your support.

CPR: Would you know what to do if someone had a heart attack?  Now is your chance to find out! In collaboration with Boher Community First Responder, Irish Water Safety will hold 2 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) CPR courses in Boher Community Centre on 21st September, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm.  These courses are free to members of the community, with the option to register with PHECC (at a cost of €25). Please contact Ita Richardson at cfrboher@gmail.com for further information.

Boher Community Association: Boher Parish Calendar 2020 Boher Parish Calendar project team will be producing a parish calendar again for 2020. All members of the community are invited to submit photos for consideration. Old or modern photos will be accepted and can be related to a number of topics: historical interest, landscape, parish events, etc. Photos can be given to any of the Community Development Association members.  Photos will be scanned/copied and originals will be returned within 5 days. ANNUAL TABLE QUIZ Boher Community Development Association will hold its annual Table Quiz on Friday, 20 September at 8.30 pm in Pa McGrath’s, Boher. All donations will be presented to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust (KBRT), in memory of Rory Tynan. We hope as many as possible will support this event. Lots of spot prizes to be won on the night!

Adult Painting Classes resuming in Murroe hall on Thursday the 3rd of October from 7-9pm.  No experience is needed. beginners are very welcome. 8 weeks. €15 Euro pay as you go weekly.  Some materials and refreshments supplied, just please bring your own acrylic paints and brushes. Please text Jenny on 085-7237256, email jenny28111987@gmail.com or look for Jennifer Lynch artist on Facebook to book a place. Please book in advance.

Craobh Pheig Uí Riain will host music singing and Irish classes again for the coming year. Regular classes will then commence on Monday 16th September at 6.20 pm to 8.50 pm.at Scoil Chaitríona Main St. Cappamore. All traditional instruments are taught including Tin Whistle, Flute, Fiddle, Concertina, Button Accordion, Banjo, Bodhrán. Classes are suitable for beginners, improvers and advanced levels. There will be classes in both Irish and English singing and also conversational Irish language for those interested. Enquiries to 061 381269 or 061 381414

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to congratulate on u10 hurlers on winning the John Joe Nevin, tournament in Ballina last Sunday morning. The team was captained by Cillian Holmes, and the player of the tournament was Liam Brouder. Congratulations to all concerned. Our u9’s won the B final on the same day.  Our u13’s beat Na Piarsaigh and Bruff this week, and face Garryspillane on Monday evening at 18.45pm in Harty Park, for a place in the county premier final. Our u11’s are travelling to UCD, on Sunday morning to face Kilmacud Crokes in a festival of hurling. Best wishes, also to our u16 hurlers, who are playing with Ahane this year, in the county Semi-final on Sunday morning in Rathkeale.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Hard luck to Sinead McElligott and Katie Heelan who were part of the Limerick junior team who lost out to a strong Kerry side in the All-Ireland final last weekend. Well done to Sophie Quaid and the Cappamore U14 team who won the Cup Final during the week. Hard luck to our U16 team, who are joined with Cappamore who lost their third-round game. They will play a plate semi-final against Galbally next Thursday in Galbally at 6.15. Next Saturday (21st) our U10s will travel to Kileedy for their County Blitz which is always a great day out. Next Sunday (22nd) our juniors will play Monaleen in their third round in Monaleen

Murroe AFC Notes: Team news: The Youth team had a big 8-4 win over Mungret Regional last Saturday evening, while the C team lost out 3-0 to Athlunkard Villa the same day. On Sunday last then the A team had a fine 1-0 win over Corbally Utd, while the B team lost out 4-1 against Kilmallock.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 8th September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Matt Quigley, Rearcross

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Pat and Nora Ryan                                                                               7pm this Saturday

Mike and Mary Holmes and

Mary, Harry and Tommy Coleman and

Jim, Martin and Babs Holmes and John Foley and

Marie Joyce                                                                                         11.30am this Sunday

Joan Ryan Months Mind and

Pat Gleeson                                                                                          7pm next Saturday

Tommy Cooney Months Mind and

Eugene O’Malley                                                                                 11.30am next Sunday

Boher

James Humphreys                                                                               10am this Sunday

Jim Fenton Months Mind and

Celeste Bartley                                                                         10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Esther Reilly.

Murroe: Willie Carey 7pm, Michael O’Loughlin 9am, Kathryn Buckley 11.30am

Results of the Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: The future of the church at parish and diocesan levels was the subject of the recent study. The results are published and ready for discussion. A meeting to do this will take place on this Monday 9th September in Muintir Na Tíre Hall, Murroe at 7.30 p.m. Your parish needs your participation.

Legion of Mary will travel to Knock Shrine on Sunday 29th September. Bus from Boher village at 8:15am approx. Further details from Mrs Moloney 061 380632.

Pro-Life – a big thank you to all who contributed to the recent Church gate collection in Murroe and Boher. A total of €513.80 was collected.

Bridge Lessons. If you’re interested in learning to play Bridge, Google – Paul Callan Bridge Lessons or contact Bridie (086 8666771). Lessons are starting soon.

Milford Hospice Coffee Morning: Denis Holmes will hold a Coffee Morning in aid of Milford Hospice in their showrooms on Thursday 19th September 10am – 2pm. Everyone Welcome to this very worthy fundraiser.

Mulcair Men’s Shed annual Open Day, Sunday, 8th September, 2pm to 5:30pm. All welcome.

Set dancing, ceili, waltz, jive, line dancing, Sean nos etc, for children will resume in Muintir na tire hall Murroe Tuesday 17th September at 4:45pm. Enq Pauline 085 7417609.

Senior dance classes for fitness and fun will resume on Wed 16th October 8:15pm. Beginners welcome at both classes.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 14th September. Music by Dave Rea. Tea served. Admission €10

CPR: Would you know what to do if someone had a heart attack?  Now is your chance to find out! In collaboration with Boher Community First Responder, Irish Water Safety will hold 2 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) CPR courses in Boher Community Centre on 21st September, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm.  These courses are free to members of the community, with the option to register with PHECC (at a cost of €25). Please contact Ita Richardson at cfrboher@gmail.com for further information.

Boher Community Association Silver Circle Draw September Results: The lucky winners are as follows: €1,000 Dave Mullins, €300 Declan and Louise Kett, €200 Dermot Leen, €50 Donal and Kathleen Murphy, Tina Lynch, €20 Pat Ryan, Mary Meskell, Kathleen Laffan, Jerry & Mary Ryan, Emily Duff. Congratulations everybody! Next Draw Saturday, 5 October at 9pm in Pa McGraths

Doon Community Council: Annual Scrap Metal Collection, Saturday the 6th October. All items of metal except for fridges to Doon community centre. If you need items collected please contact Denis at 086 8652424 or Tim at 086 0748022.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg had a massive weekend last weekend. On Friday evening, we hosted our Annual Ryan Cusack u13 Hurling final. This year, we played Roscrea, from Tipperary in the final, and we ran out comfortable winners. This year’s captain was Tommy Cusack, Oisin Holmes was voted man of the match, also on the night, the Club recognized the Achievements of our Mackey Cup Winners, Darren Collopy captain, Cathal Sheridan and Oisin Holmes. We also, honoured Michael Ryan, on being part of the Limerick Minor team that won the Munster hurling championship this year. On Saturday morning, we hosted u6 blitz V Cappawhite from Tipperary, and we also played Cappawhite in our annual u8 Munster tournament. After 9 keenly contested games, we came out on top, winning the Munster u8 trophy for the 3rd year in a row. This year’s captain was Patrick Leahy.  All players were presented with medals and a BBQ was served to all, Congratulations to all concerned. In the afternoon, we hosted our Annual Jim Commons, u10 Hurling tournament, with 2 team from Galway and Ballina from Tipperary. After a festival of hurling, we came out on top in the final, again for the 3rd year in a row. Congratulations to Cillian Holmes, who was voted player of the tournament, and Nathan Rainsford who captained this year’s team. All players were treated to a BBQ after the medal presentations.  Congratulations to all players and coaches on what was a fantastic weekend for the Bord na nOg, The Bord na nOg, would also like to congratulate Euan Sheridan, Killian Quaid and Brian O’Keeffe, who all played with Limerick u15’s last weekend, and to Mark Nicholas , who played with Limerick U16’s.

Murroe Boher Camogie: ALL-IRELAND FINAL! Best of luck to Katie Heelan, Sinead McElligott and the Limerick junior team who play Kerry at 12noon in Croke Park in the All-Ireland final on Sunday (8th). The match will be shown live on RTE along with the intermediate and senior games so be sure to tune in if you can’t make it to Head Quarters. Well done to our intermediate team who defeated Croagh/Kilfinny last weekend to keep their hopes of qualifying for a semi-final alive. Hard luck to our U16s who lost to Crecora in their second round of championship, they play Doon next Thursday (12th) at home. Best of luck to Sophie Quaid who is playing with Cappamore U14s in the Cup Final on Tuesday (10th) in Monaleen. Well done to our U10s and U12s who continue to play blitzes and challenge games, it’s great to see our future stars continually improving.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: The C team lost out 4-1to Nenagh last Friday evening in the league, while the A team had a bad day losing out on a 6-2 scoreline against Fairview Rangers on Saturday last. The B team had a great win 2-0 against Hyde Rangers on Sunday last. Then on Tuesday last,  the Ladies had a great win in the semi-final of the junior cup on a 4-2 scoreline against near neighbours Cappamore Celtic.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 1st September 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: William (Willie) Coleman, Oola, formerly Cappamore

Patricia (Patsy) McMahon (née Brennan), Barna, Pallasgreen

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Mairead Hayes                                                                         7pm this Saturday

John, Michael and Nell Kett                                                    11.30am this Sunday

Pat and Nora Ryan                                                                               7pm next Saturday

Mike and Mary Holmes and

Mary, Harry and Tommy Coleman and

Jim, Martin and Babs Holmes and John Foley and

Marie Joyce                                                                                         11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Josie and John Quinn and Jerry O’Leary and

Bartholomew and Eileen Hanley                                             10am this Sunday

James Humphreys                                                                               10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Eamon Tuohey.

Murroe: Breda Fitzpatrick 7pm, Willie Carey 9am, Margaret Holmes 11.30am

Results of the Diocesan and Parish Listening Process: The future of the church at parish and diocesan levels was the subject of the recent study. The results are published and ready for discussion. A meeting to do this will take place on Monday 9th September in Muintir Na Tíre Hall, Murroe at 7.30 p.m. Your interest in and attention to this ground-breaking research will be much appreciated. Our parish and the future of our faith community have much to gain through dialogue, open discussion, creative thinking and prayer. We can only do this by coming together to express our immediate needs and desires for the future, something each participant in the research has already done in response to the research questions. Please feel free to talk to Fr. Loughlin Brennan P.P. for any further information you need. Your parish needs your participation.

Viatores Christi wish to thank all who contributed to their collection last weekend. A total of €1391.49 was collected in the Parish

Milford Hospice Harvest Fair takes place this Sunday 1st September on the grounds of University of Limerick. Please support this very worthy event.

Murroe Boher ICA will resume after summer break this Tuesday 3rd September in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, at 9.30pm. New members welcome. Looking forward to seeing you all.

Hynan School of Irish Dancing – Cork and Limerick – Classes beginning on Tuesday 3rd September in Bilboa sports club Cappamore @ 5.30 pm. Classes thought by ex-Riverdance Jason and Shereen Hynan. Contact 0879741939 or 0877176077

Yoga For All – in Boher Community Centre. This class is designed to energise the body and calm the mind with movement, breath and relaxation. You do not have to have done yoga before; you do not need to be a specific body type – all welcome.  Starts Wed 4th Sept – 2 classes to choose from: 4-5pm or 6.30-8pm. Enquiries and bookings to Lucia on 086 8214512

The Murroe Marian Social Club will reopen on Wednesday September 4th at 7.30pm in the Muintir na Tíre Hall. New members welcome

CPR: Would you know what to do if someone had a heart attack?  Now is your chance to find out! In collaboration with Boher Community First Responder, Irish Water Safety will hold 2 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) CPR courses in Boher Community Centre on 21st September, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm.  These courses are free to members of the community, with the option to register with PHECC (at a cost of €25). Please contact Ita Richardson at cfrboher@gmail.com for further information.

Catching the Light Art Exhibition. There will be an exhibition of paintings by Michael O’Brien in the Community Centre, Cappamore starting on Friday, 6th September at 8 o’clock. This exhibition, Catching the Light, is a collection of over fifty paintings consisting mainly of oils with some watercolours. There is a mixture of landscapes, seascapes and still life paintings. Michael took his inspiration from the locality, West Cork and Kerry. The exhibition runs over three days, Friday, 6th opening at 8 o’clock, Saturday, 7th from 10.00 to 6.00 and Sunday, 8th from 10.00 to 5.00. For further information or to view some of Michael’s work check out Facebook or Instagram @michaelobrien.artist. All are welcome.

Comhaltas Ceoltoirí Éireann Music Classes: Craobh Pheig Uí Riain will host music singing and Irish classes again for the coming year. Registration will take place on Monday 9th September from 6pm to 7pm at Scoil Chaitríona Cappamore. Regular classes will then commence on Monday 16th September at 6.20 pm to 8.50 pm.at Scoil Chaitríona Main St. Cappamore. Tuition is given by very experienced teachers and students are prepared for SCT exams run by Comhaltas along with Fleadh Cheoil competitions. All traditional instruments are taught including Tin Whistle, Flute, Fiddle, Concertina, Button Accordion, Banjo, Bodhrán. Classes are suitable for beginners, improvers and advanced levels. There will be classes in both Irish and English singing and also conversational Irish language for those interested. Enquiries to 061 381269 or 061 381414

Course in Greek & Roman Civilisation, in Crescent Comprehensive College, starting 17th September.  Enrolment, 4th and 10th September.  Fee: €100. Further details from Ms. Paula Keane, 087 621 8503.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: The C team lost out 2-0 to Dromore Celtic last Friday evening in the league, while the A team had a good win on a 5-3 scoreline against Carew Park on Saturday last. The Youth team also had a great win 5-3 against Shelbourne on Sunday last. The A team then lost out to Moyross Utd 3-1 on Tuesday last, while the Ladies had no fixture, and the B team lost out to Wembley Rovers on 3-1 scoreline too.

Fixtures: The A team face Fairview Rangers away on Saturday evening 31st at 6:30pm and the B team face Hyde Rangers away at10:30am on Sunday 1st.  On Tuesday 3rd the B team are away to Knockainey at 6:30pm and the Ladies team play Cappamore Celtic in the Junior Cup in Tubber at 7pm. Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

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Kathleen Kirby will be representing Murroe Tidy Towns in this years Going For Gold competition on the Joe Nash show (Limerick Live 95fm) next thursday 29th August between 10.00am and 12 noon.

The Murroe Tidy Towns committee would appreciate your support by voting for Murroe on the Going for Gold Limerick 95fm website  https://www.live95fm.ie/goingforgold/

Voting is FREE and will only be open between 12 noon and 12 midnight on thursday 29th August.

Please show your support for the great work done by the Murroe Tidy Towns Team

 

 

 

 

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 18th August 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Recent Deaths: Pascal Grant, Clonbealy, Newport

Joan Ryan, Tullow, Newport, late of Annagh Hill, Murroe.

James (Jim) Fenton, Cloughnadromin, Ballysimon. Reposing at Cross’ Funeral Home (Gerald Griffin Street) this Sunday evening from 5.00pm with removal at 7.00pm to St. Nicholas’ Church, Boher. Requiem Mass Monday at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Ballysimon Cemetery

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Mary and Steve Casey and

Winnie and Mikey Rainsford                                                   7pm next Saturday  .  .

Liam Cooke                                                                                         11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Patsy Laffan Months Mind                                                      10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Eilish Bartley.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm, Pat Madigan 9am, Breda White 11.30am

A huge thank you to everyone who supported Rhona’s tea party. We raised 1134 Euro.

Milford Care Centre: This year the Milford Hospice annual Harvest Fair celebrates its 34th anniversary and is scheduled for Sunday 1st September at the University of Limerick. There will be a fun filled Programme of activities and entertainment. Items such as plants, bottles for the bottle stall, and homemade cakes along with new items for the Wheel of Fortune will be accepted on the day only. All other goods such as toys, fancy goods, designer/good quality handbags & scarfs are being accepted at the Hospice from the 19th August 2019. For further details, please contact the Fundraising Office on 061 485859/485860

Lotto Results for 11/8/19 -16,27,30,31- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dip Anne Fitzgerald, Caroline Hickey, Willie Power & Biddy Rainsford. Next week’s Jackpot €6,400 Draw in Powers.

Viatores Christi (Lay missionary association) is visiting parishes in Cashel and Emly. They will preach at all Masses in Murroe/Boher next weekend 24/25 August.

The Eileen Leonard Memorial GAA & Camogie Club Funday will take place on Saturday 24th August in Cappamore GAA field at 4pm. The evening will include activities such as Long puck challenge, crossbar challenge, penalty shootout and more, followed by the Eileen Leonard Memorial Challenge Cup Match at 5.45pm and BBQ after. Open to all GAA & Camogie Club members from U6 up.

Murroe-Boher Community Games: All the best to everyone taking part in the August Festival this weekend in UL.  The pitch and putt competition is being held in Murroe on Sunday from 9:30am, best wishes to all involved.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Best of luck to our intermediate team who play Bruff in the third round of championship on Sunday at 11.30am in Bruff. We are hoping a big support will get out to follow the girls. Best of luck to our players and management.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: The Mens teams are back in action after the summer break. The A team had a fine 3-0 win over Athlunkard Villa on Tuesday evening last in their first league fixture, while the B team went down to Herbertstown on a 4-0 scoreline. The C team face Mungret Regional away this Friday in their first league fixture.

The A team face Charleville away on Saturday evening 17th at 6:30pm and the B team face Prospect Priory in Tubber at 10:30am on Sunday 18th. On Tuesday 20th then the A team are at home to Aisling Annacotty at 6:30pm and the B team are away to Knockainey at 6:30pm on Wednesday 21st. On Thursday 22nd our new Youth team (U-18) have their first fixture in Youth Div 2 with a home game against Corbally Utd at 6:30pm.

The Ladies team lost out to league leaders Regional Utd in the cup last Sunday on a 6-1 scoreline. The ladies face Listowel Celtic in Tubber at 7:15 on this Tuesday 20th August.

Keep an eye on the club Facebook page and Twitter feeds for up to the minute fixtures and results!

Online Club shop: Murroe AFC now have an online club shop with O’Neill’s, so if you’d like to get yourself a nice club t-shirt or polo shirt for the season ahead have a look. Link available on the Murroe AFC Facebook Page.

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Murroe / Boher Newsletter 11th August 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                  Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Anniversaries:                                                Murroe

Catherine Ryan and

Robbie Hogg                                                                            7pm this Saturday  .  .

Bridget Mulcahy and

Paddy and Bridget Lynch and

Elizabeth and Denis Hayes                                                      11.30am this Sunday

Nora Beatty and

Deceased members of the Meade Family                                9am next Thursday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Kathleen Walters.

Murroe: Willie Carey 7pm, Mary O’Brien 9am, Tom Seaver 11.30am

Masses for coming week: Boher: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9.30am. Thursday (Holy Day) 10am. No Adoration in Boher on Thursday

Murroe: No Mass on Wednesday morning. Monday, Tuesday, Friday 10am. Vigil Mass at 7pm Wednesday. Thursday (Holy Day) Masses at 9am and 11.30am

Coffee Morning Boher Community Development Association will hold a coffee morning this Sunday, 11 August, at Boher Community Centre, following 10am Mass in Boher, and outside Murroe Church following 11.30am Mass. The purpose is to raise funds for Fr Tommy Laffan’s project in Kenya. We hope you will support our coffee morning.

Milford Care Centre: This year the Milford Hospice annual Harvest Fair celebrates its 34th anniversary and is scheduled for Sunday 1st September at the University of Limerick. There will be a fun filled Programme of activities and entertainment. Items such as plants, bottles for the bottle stall, and homemade cakes along with new items for the Wheel of Fortune will be accepted on the day only. All other goods such as toys, fancy goods, designer/good quality handbags & scarfs are being accepted at the Hospice from the 19th August 2019. For further details, please contact the Fundraising Office on 061 485859/485860

Lotto Results for 05/08/19 -6,8,20,30- No Jackpot Winner. €50 Lucky Dips Marie Mulcahy(Snr), Mary Ryan, Pat McNamara. €20 Lucky Dips Willie Fitzgerald, Philly Fleming, Mary Laffan & Mary Carmody. Next week’s Jackpot €6,400 Draw in Valley Inn.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 17th August. Music by Jimmy Hogan. Tea served. Admission €10

Viatores Christi (Lay missionary association) is visiting parishes in Cashel and Emly. They will preach at all Masses in Murroe/Boher on weekend of 24/25 August.

Feel Good Murroe: Sunday 18th August 2019. Experience a morning of deep rest, relaxation and nourishment through Yoga, Energy Healing & Sound Meditation with local teachers/therapists, Anne O’ Connor, Lucia Sheehan and Sylvia Roche. 10am-1.30pm. €30 with light refreshments. Bring your own yoga mat & blanket. Muintir Na Tire Hall, Murroe. Booking: 086 8214512 Lucia.sheehan@gmail.com

Boher Community Development Association: Silver Circle Draw 3rd August. €1000 Triona Finucane, €300 Marie Keane, €200 Colum Walsh, €50 John Egan, €50 Niall and Michelle Fitzpatrick; €20 Noreen Foley, €20 Tiernan O’Donnell, €20 Bob and Ita Richardson, €20 Niamh Kett, €20 Molly Foley. Congratulations everybody. Next Draw Sunday 1 September, at Boher Community Centre, following 10am Mass.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Our intermediate team take on Crecora at 11.30am in Boher on Sunday morning (11th August) in their second round championship game. The girls lost to a strong Cappamore team in their first round game so we need a big support to come out and support our team. Best of luck to all players and management.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: The Ladies team league fixture with Lifford was postponed on Tuesday night last. The ladies face Regional Utd away in the division 1 cup on Sun 11th at 7pm.

The Men’s teams are back in action for the new season in the coming week, Best of luck to Pat O’Grady and the A team, Dean Landers and the B team, and Ian Guerin the C team, and Ray Ryan and the U-18 team. The A team are at home to Athlunkard Villa in the league on Tues 13th at 6:30pm. The B team are at home to Herbertstown in the league on Weds 14th at 6:30pm. The C team are away to Mungret Regional in the league on Fri 16th at 6:30pm. Come along and support the lads! Keep an eye on the Facebook page for fixtures and results.

Online Club shop: Murroe AFC now have an online club shop with O’Neill’s, so if you’d like to get yourself a nice club t-shirt or polo shirt for the season ahead have a look. Link available on the Murroe AFC Facebook Page.

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