Murroe/Boher Newsletter 02 July 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent Deaths: Kevin Hayes, Murroe Wood

Mary Nuala Cooke (née Brady), Garristown, Dublin formerly Murroe

Margaret Ryan (Luke), Coolbredeen. Reposing at Meehan’s Funeral Home, Newport on Sunday evening from 6.00pm with removal at 7.30pm to the Holy Rosary Church, Murroe. Requiem Mass Monday at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Inch St. Lawrence Cemetery.

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Michael, Bridget and Nora Ryan                                              7pm this Saturday

Annette Ryan and

Alice Kett and

Michael and Rhona Kett                                                          9am this Sunday

Tony McGuire                                                             7pm next Saturday

Boher

Paddy and Mary Nash                                                 10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Marie O’Flynn 10am.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm. Mary O’Brien 9am. Breda Berkery 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday 11.30am, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Mulcaire Men’s Shed will hold a Church Gate Collection next weekend 8/9 July at all Masses in Murroe and Boher.

Cemetery Masses: Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

‘Let’s Talk Family: Let’s Be Family’: Cardinal Christoph Schonborn, who is Archbishop of Vienna, and was chosen by Pope Francis to present Amoris Laetitia – the papacy’s letter on the ‘family’ – is to address a conference at Mary Immaculate College on July 13th entitled ‘Let’s Talk Family: Let’s Be Family’. The Conference is a key moment in the build up to the World Meeting of Families 2018. All are welcome to this conference and there is also a public lecture that evening – it all takes place on Thursday 13th July. For booking details, see poster displayed in the Church Porch or call Deirdre on 061 204507.

Experienced childminder available in Boher to mind children in her own home and from September, Monday to Friday, drop off and pick up after school for Killinure NS. Contact Bernadette 0874027178.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish, on Saturday 8th July. Music by Sam O Doherty. Tea Served. Admission €10. Great night guaranteed.

Helping Hands – Community Handyman Service offer a low-cost service providing minor repairs & maintenance jobs to the elderly, people with disabilities and carers. Our Services include: Hedge & Grass Cutting, Gardening, Cleaning Gutters & Windows, Maintaining Family Graves, Power Washing & Painting, Indoor & Outdoor Carpentry, Flat Pack Furniture Assembly, Painting & Tiling, Laying Laminate Flooring, Fitting Safety Equipment, Water Butt Installation, Charge: €15/Hr. All work is undertaken by skilled handymen who have been Garda checked. All work fully insured. For further information, please contact Ballyhoura Development on 061-450070 or 087-9751917 or helpinghands@ballyhoura.org

Lotto Results: Results not available. Next Week’s Jackpot €10,600 in Crokers

Murroe-Boher Community Games: There was a fantastic turn-out at the County Athletics Finals in Mungret with great attendance from Murroe-Boher bringing home plenty of medals over the weekend.  The U12s relay came 3rd overall, team of Grace Ross, Clara Noonan, Gemma Ryan, Siobhan Cooke and Ellie O Connor.  The U9 multi event girls came 3rd Kerrie Moroney, Kate O Connor, Aideen Kinsella, Aimee Cusack and Lauren Cusack.  The U9 boys multi event came 4th, Peter Ashe, Cillian Holmes, Joseph O Brien, George Crowe and Rian Horgan.  In the individual girls events Gemma Ryan U12 came 3rd in 600m and Laura Flynn came 4th in the U12 Ball Throw.  Siobhan Cooke U12 100m got through to semi-finals. In the boys individual events Mike Carmody U14 800m, just missed out on a medal sprinting the last 100metres.  Oisín Holmes U12 600 qualified for finals.  Jamie Long U12 100m got through to semi-finals.  Ben Ross U10 100m got through to finals.  Peter Ashe U10 100m got through to semi-finals.  Well done to all those who participated.  A big ‘Thank You’ to Noreen O’ Brien & Greg Ashe for their invaluable help.

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Best of luck to Hazel Hourigan and Megan Kiely who will tog out with the county U16 team who play Kilkenny in Ballybrown (New Field) on Sunday (2nd July) at 2.30pm in the first round of the All Ireland Championship. Best of luck girls. Best of luck also to our U8s who travel to Crecora for the second of their cluster blitzes on Saturday (July 1st) at 11am, where they will play games against Ahane, Blackrock/Effin and Crecora. Best of luck to all our girls!

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 25th June 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Jack and Biddy O’Connell and Josephine Ryan and

Susan Ryan                                                                  7pm this Saturday

Annette Ryan and

Alice Kett and

Michael and Rhona Kett                                                          9am next Sunday

Boher

Nora Bartley Months Mind and

Jim Frawley                                                                 10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Kathleen Walters 10am.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm. Michael O’Loughlin 9am. Breda Byrnes 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Murroe National School: End of Year and Farewell to Sixth Class Mass: This will take place in the church on Tuesday, June 27th at 10.00a.m. You are all very welcome to join us at this Mass. The Sixth class pupils have now completed their primary school education with us and we wish them every success and happiness in the years ahead.

Cemetery Masses: Ballinure, this coming Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Ros Fearna Residence will be hosting a Cake Sale on this Sunday 25th June after both Masses in Murroe, straight across from the Church at the GAA hall. Your support will be gratefully appreciated.

Field Day this Sunday 25th June at Powers Bar, Abington. Tug of War “Pub Teams”, Bouncing Castle, Pony Rides, BBQ – Free Admission. Donations to Milford Hospice.

 ‘Gift yourself a day away’ Tue 27th or Wed 28th June – The Annual Ladies Retreat at Glenstal Abbey. Relax, reflect, pray and enjoy the company of others in the peaceful and beautiful surrounds of the monastery.  Cost €45. To book your place, call Reception – 061 621005, email – events@glenstal.com Information on all events @ www.glenstal.org

Maranatha Prayer Ministry invites you to our 6th Anniversary Maranatha Healing Retreat on this Sunday, 25th June, 2017 at 2.30pm at St. Pauls Church, Dooradoyle, Limerick through the Rev. Fr. Charles Benoit, Monks of Moyross, Limerick with beautiful Spirit Filled Praise and Worship Music and Song, Confessions, Rosary, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Talk, Mass and Adoration and Laying on of hands for healing.  Tea after in hall.  All welcome……

The next meeting of GIY – Mulkear Group will take place on Wednesday 28th June in Cappamore Community Centre at 8.00p.m. The subject will be ” The Organic Garden – Yield, Healing! Hope! This presentation will deal with the benefits of growing our own food – whether in a window box, polytunnel or garden. The speaker will be Jim McNamara, founder of Organic College, Dromcollogher. He is a native of Killoscully. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Lotto Results 18/6/17 -11,12,27,29- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Willie O’Sullivan, Ross Kennedy, Sarah Griffin & Sam Noonan. Next Week’s Jackpot €10,500 in Pa McGraths

Rearcross Tidy Towns/Rearcross FC Community Day – Sunday 25th June. Joe Dolan Tribute Band live on stage at 2:00PM – Admission is €5.00 per head for tickets purchased up to 6:00PM on Sat 24th June and €10.00 per head on the day. Children are admitted free of charge. Tickets can be purchased at Kennedy’s Discount Store Newport, The Congo Bar, The Rising Sun, McCormack’s Kilcommon and Kennedy’s Rearcross. Other events include Slieve Felim Family Challenge; Bouncy Castles/Super Slide/Demo Ball/Water Zorbing; Juvenile Tricycling/Go Karting; Milk Churn Racing; Slow Bicycle Race; Calf Raffle; Cake Sale; Juvenile Soccer Blitz; Juvenile Lucky Dip; Penalty / Sharp Shooter Competition; Commodity Auction; Gala Raffle; Pony Rides; Face Painting/Balloon Twisting & more..

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to thank everyone that helped out, baked cakes, dropped off food at our Tournaments on Sunday June 18th. It was a great success, and a great time was had by all who supported them. Congratulations to our u9’s, who won the Reale Memorial Cup and to our u11’s who won the Rhona Kett Sheridan Shield final. A big congratulations also to Killian Holmes who was voted player of the tournament in the Reale family Cup. A huge thank you also to our sponsors.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 18th June 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent Deaths: Seamus Fleming, Cappamore formerly of Cappanahanna, Murroe

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Andrew (Odd) O’Donoghue                                        7pm this Saturday

Deceased members of the Grimes family                                9am this Sunday

Margaret Culhane                                                        11.30am this Sunday

Jack and Biddy O’Connell and Josephine Ryan and

Susan Ryan                                                                  7pm next Saturday

Boher

John and Mary Fitzgibbon and

Brian O’Mahoney                                                        10am this Sunday

Nora Bartley Months Mind and

Jim Frawley                                                                 10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Eilish Bartley 10am.

Murroe: Breda Fitzpatrick 7pm. Suzanne Barron 9am. Saundra Ni Chiosog 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Best wishes to our Parishioners who travelled to Lourdes on Friday.

Cemetery Masses: Ballinure, Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Engraved Ring found in Murroe. Please contact 0871774785 for more details.

Ros Fearna Residence will be hosting a Cake Sale on Sunday next 25th June after both Masses in Murroe, straight across from the Church at the GAA hall. Your support will be gratefully appreciated.

Church gate collection on 24th/25th June for Murroe Community Text Alert Scheme. This scheme is run on a voluntary basis so your support is greatly appreciated. Anyone wishing to join the scheme can leave their details with the collectors on the day.

Field Day Sunday next 25th June at Powers Bar, Abington. Tug of War “Pub Teams”, Bouncing Castle, Pony Rides, BBQ – Free Admission. Donations to Milford Hospice.

Reliable Kind Teenager available for babysitting/child minding, Garda vetted & references available, contact 086 6055545.

‘Gift yourself a day away’ Tue 27th or Wed 28th June – The Annual Ladies Retreat at Glenstal Abbey. Relax, reflect, pray and enjoy the company of others in the peaceful and beautiful surrounds of the monastery.  Cost €45. To book your place, call Reception – 061 621005, email – events@glenstal.com Information on all events @ www.glenstal.org

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish, on Saturday 24th June. Music by Tommy Carroll. Tea Served. Admission €10. Great night guaranteed.

Abington Church’s annual history day will take place on Saturday, June 24, beginning at 2pm. The theme this year is, “John Jebb: The Abington Years (1775 – 1834).” Prior to becoming Bishop of Limerick, John Jebb occupied the position of Rector of Abington from 1810 to 1823, when he earned the respect and affection of Catholics and Protestants alike. Proceedings will begin at 2 p.m. with a talk by David McBurnie and Grainne Keays, reflecting on Bishop Jebb’s time in Abington. After the talk there will be a field trip to Abington cemetery, the site of the old Abington Church, and then on to the scutching mill at nearby Millbank House. At the mill, Dan Dinneen and Thomas Holmes will give short talks on Jebb’s contribution to the flax industry and employment in the area. Finally, the group will adjourn for refreshments to Pa McGrath’s in Boher at approximately 4.30 p.m. Admission to church is free with €6 charge per head at McGraths. All welcome.

Boher Community Development Association: On Sunday, a large crowd attended the GAA pitch in Boher, for the Family Fun Day. It was a tremendous success. The day commenced with a Fancy Dress competition which was followed by a number of races. There were also a number of side shows. The “Fittest Family challenge” proved very popular. All those who participated in the various events thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Sincere thanks to Cpl. Jimmy O’Donnell and Cpl. James Farrell, for organising the “Fittest Family challenge” and John Kennedy, Dunnes Stores for providing refreshments for the participants. The emphasis was on fun and a most enjoyable day was had by all who took part. Sincere thank you to everybody who took part and helped with the event.

Learn bystander CPR in 15minutes: Would you know what to do if someone had a heart attack? Learn to do CPR or refresh your skills next Saturday (24th June) from 10am to 12noon in Boher Community Centre with Community First Responder Boher. Drop in at any time between 10 and 12 or contact Ita Richardson 0876886536.

Lotto Results 11/6/17 -5,6,25,26- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Audrey Quinn, Francis Hickey, Paudie Leahy & Connor O’Malley. Next Week’s Jackpot €10,400 in Powers

Rearcross Tidy Towns/Rearcross FC Community Day – Sunday 25th June. Joe Dolan Tribute Band live on stage at 2:00PM – Admission is €5.00 per head for tickets purchased up to 6:00PM on Sat 24th June and €10.00 per head on the day. Children are admitted free of charge. Tickets can be purchased at Kennedy’s Discount Store Newport, The Congo Bar, The Rising Sun, McCormack’s Kilcommon and Kennedy’s Rearcross. Other events include Slieve Felim Family Challenge; Bouncy Castles/Super Slide/Demo Ball/Water Zorbing; Juvenile Tricycling/Go Karting; Milk Churn Racing; Slow Bicycle Race; Calf Raffle; Cake Sale; Juvenile Soccer Blitz; Juvenile Lucky Dip; Penalty / Sharp Shooter Competition; Commodity Auction; Gala Raffle; Pony Rides; Face Painting/Balloon Twisting & more….. Saturday 24th June events include 5K Walk/Run & 12K Walk at 2:00PM and Horse Drive at 5:00PM

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Saturday morning saw our U8s host their first blitz of the year, hosting St. Ailbes, Cappamore and Kilmallock with each team playing each other once. Well done to all our girls who showed great skill and determination and a thank you to our coaches and volunteers for helping out on the day. Next weekend our U8s with travel to Ballyagran for the second cluster blitz while our U10s will travel to Ahane. Best of luck to all our girls and coaches.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg wish to advise of our tournaments taking place on this Sunday June 18th in Harty Park. The first tournament (Reale Memorial Cup) is an u9 tournament, starting at 10.00am, with 2 teams from Murroe Boher, 2 teams from Killmallock and 2 teams from Ballina, Co. Tipperary. This will be followed in the afternoon, by the Rhona Kett Sheridan Memorial Cup, starting at 14.30. We have Kilconieron from Galway, Ballyea from Clare and JK Brackens from Tipperary competing in this u11 hurling tournament. Teas & Coffees with Sandwiches as well as a BBQ will be served throughout the day. We also have face painting and costume characters appearing during the day and much more, please come and support this community family fun day.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 11th June 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Teresa Cusack                                                             7pm this Saturday

Patrick Owens and

Peggy Whyte and

Tony O’Brien                                                              11.30am this Sunday

Andrew (Odd) O’Donoghue                                        7pm next Saturday

Deceased members of the Grimes family                                9am next Sunday

Boher

William and Christine Bolster and

John O’Connor and

John and Phyllis Hickey and

Nellie O’Gorman                                                         10am this Sunday

John and Mary Fitzgibbon                                           10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Des Duffy 10am.

Murroe: Evelyn Lorigan 7pm. Josie Meade 9am. Tom Seaver 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Cakes required for our Lourdes Pilgrimage. Please deliver cakes to Liz Barron by Wednesday 14th June. Pilgrimage start on 16th June.

Cemetery Masses: Clonkeen, next Friday 16th June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Centenary of Apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima – Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles on 11th– 13th June 2017: Sunday 11th June 7.00p.m.: Opening Liturgy – Theme: The Spiritual Life of St. Francisco of Fatima. Monday 12th June 7.30p.m.: Evening Liturgy – Theme: The Spiritual Life of St. Jacinta of Fatima. Tuesday 13th June 7.30p.m.: Mass – Theme: The Spiritual Life of the Servant of God Lucia of Fatima. 8.15p.m.: Holy Hour with Reflections. Meditated Rosary before 8.00a.m. Mass and 11.00a.m. Mass (excepting funerals) and at 3.00p.m. (with Litany of Loreto) on Mon./Tues. 12th /13th June.  Confessions available on Tuesday, 13th June 3.30p.m. – 5.30p.m. Further details: see www.thurlesparish.ie  or www.fatima.ie

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service will be holding a blood donor clinic in the Community Centre, Caherconlish, on this Monday 12th June. Time: 5pm to 8pm.

Ros Fearna Residence will be hosting a Cake Sale on Sunday 25th June after both Masses in Murroe, straight across from the Church at the GAA hall. Your support will be gratefully appreciated.

Reliable Kind Teenager available for babysitting/child minding, Garda vetted & references available, contact 0866055545.

Mulcair Men’s Shed Annual General Meeting Monday 12th June 8pm in the Shed, Abington Enterprise Centre.

Thank you to all those who gave so generously to the Church Gate collection in aid of Killinure National School Parents Association at the June Bank Holiday weekend Masses. The total raised was €559.72. This money will go a long way towards helping fund things such as the Book Rental scheme, help subsidise costly bus fees and other such endeavours to directly benefit the children and parents of Killinure National School. On their behalf, we thank you!

Boher Community Development Association: On Saturday evening last, a very large number of cyclists, congregated at Boher Community Centre to participate in our Annual Charity Cycle.  Over 140 cyclists left the community centre on a 40k cycle.  €3k was raised during the event.  This exceeded all expectations.  Boher Community Development Association will make a presentation next month to The Jack & Gill Children’s Foundation, in memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan and Cliona’s Foundation, in memory of Ciara McCarthy.  Sincere thank you to all who participated in the cycle, the Marshals, Stewards, John Kennedy, Dunnes Stores, PJ Fitzgibbon for providing car parking facilities and the ladies committee for providing refreshments after the event.

Boher Community Development Association will hold its Annual Parish Fun Day this Sunday 11th June from 1.30pm at the GAA pitch, Boher. Activities will kick off with the children’s fancy dress competition followed by children’s races and novelty races for children and adults. There will also be a number of sideshows. This year we are introducing a “Fittest Family Challenge”! Teams of 4 can enter for the event comprising 2 adults – one male and one female – and two children under 15 years of age. All those who participated in the various events last year thoroughly enjoyed themselves and hopefully even more people will join in the fun this year. All members of our community are most welcome.

Murroe Ladies Gaelic Football: We wish Kate Madigan and her Limerick u14 Gaelic football team the very best of luck on Sunday as they take on Armagh in the All Ireland B semifinal. The team with Club coaches Ken Beirne and Marie O’Flynn as part of the management team recently made history by claiming the B Munster title against Waterford. G4M continues with a match v St Pats planned for Tuesday, new players welcome, details on club facebook page.

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Over the past week we have hosted a very successful Hurl Smart Week. For 5 days, we saw varying age groups of girls come to Murroe GAA Pitch for loads of fun and challenging camogie sessions. A fundamental skills session, introductory coaching and drills session, a ball wall session and an introduction to camogie for 4-7 year olds were among the activities of the week. The highlights of the week were the zorbing and the nutrition and mindfulness talk which both proved to be great successes. Our special thanks to Anne O’Connor for presenting the talk and also to all our coaches, parents and volunteers who trained sessions, helped organise drills and even took part. The week was a great success. Next weekend sees our U8s host a blitz at 11am in Murroe on Saturday while our U10s travel to Ballyagran to take part in their blitz. Both teams will play 3 matches on the day. Best of luck to all our girls!

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg wish to advise everyone about our upcoming tournaments on Sunday next 18th June in Harty Park Murroe. The day will begin at 10.00am with our U9’s competing for the Reale Cup, and this will be followed in the afternoon with our u11’s competing for the Rhona Kett Sheridan cup. Teams already confirmed for the tournaments are Ballina from Tipperary and St. Patrick’s, Ballyraggret from Kilkenny, with more teams to follow. BBQ food will be served as well as teas & Coffees, more details to follow in the coming weeks, please support.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 4th June 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent deaths: Owen (Oweny) O’Neill, Ovens, Cork, formerly of Eyon

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Bobby Holmes Months Mind and

Mary, Eamon and Tom Holmes                                              11.30am this Sunday

Teresa Cusack                                                             7pm next Saturday

Patrick Owens and

Peggy Whyte and

Tony O’Brien                                                              11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Owen O’Neill                                                              7.30pm next Friday

William and Christine Bolster and

John O’Connor and

John and Phyllis Hickey                                                          10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Elizabeth O’Connor 10am.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm. Mary O’Brien 9am. Bridget McLoughlin 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Wednesday and Friday at 10am – No Mass on Monday

Golden Jubilee Celebrations in Killinure N.S. The Board of Management of Killinure N.S. would like to extend an invitation to the Murroe-Boher community to join us on Saturday 10th June, from 2pm to 4pm as we celebrate fifty years of primary education. His Grace, Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly, will bless the school, officially open our new two-classroom extension and unveil a sculpture by local blacksmith Eric O’Neill at 2pm. We will also have our Commemorative book “Caoga Bliain ag Fás” on sale for €10. You are then invited to take a trip down memory lane and visit the classrooms where many old photographs will be on display.

The Sacristans of Boher & Murroe wish to thank most sincerely all who contributed to their recent collection.

Cemetery Masses: Annagh, Friday next, 9th June at 7.30pm. Clonkeen, Friday 16th June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Murroe-Boher Twinning will be hosting a Cake Sale on Sunday 11th June after both Masses in Murroe, straight across from the Church at the GAA hall. Please check out the array of baked goods, including some gluten-free …Variety of choice and price! We appreciate all of your support !!!

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish, on Saturday 10th June. Music by Dermot Lyons. Tea Served. Admission €10. Great night guaranteed.

Boher Community Development Association will hold its annual Parish Fun Day on Sunday 11th June from 1.30pm at the GAA pitch, Boher. Activities will kick off with the children’s fancy dress competition followed by children’s races and novelty races for children and adults. There will also be a number of sideshows. This year we are introducing a “Fittest Family Challenge”! Teams of 4 can enter for the event comprising 2 adults – one male and one female – and two children under 15 years of age. All those who participated in the various events last year thoroughly enjoyed themselves and hopefully even more people will join in the fun this year. All members of our community are most welcome.

Killinure National School – on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Killinure N.S., a get together of past pupils will take place in Pa McGrath’s at 8.30pm on Saturday 10 June 2017, for a sociable chat and reminisce.  Contact Helena Hickey 086 3452931 or Brid Lynch 086 6025016

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Next week sees our club host Hurl Smart Week yet again from the 5th to 10th June. The week promises to be action packed and fun filled for both children and adults. Adults and children are encouraged to grab a hurley and get involved in the activities which will incorporate the skills of camogie for the experienced and newcomer alike. Activities for varying age groups take place each evening in either Murroe or Boher pitches. Please check our Facebook page for the timetable and come along to what promises to be a fun week of camogie.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg wish to advise everyone about our upcoming tournaments on Sunday 18th June in Harty Park Murroe. The day will begin at 10.00am with our U9’s competing for the Reale Cup, and this will be followed in the afternoon with our u11’s competing for the Rhona Kett Sheridan cup. Teams already confirmed for the tournaments are Ballina from Tipperary and St. Patrick’s, Ballyraggret from Kilkenny, with more teams to follow. BBQ food will be served as well as teas & Coffees, more details to follow in the coming weeks, please support.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 28th May 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent deaths: Nora Bartley (Née Frawley) Grange Cross, Brittas

Michael (Curley) Cunningham, Dromsally, Cappamore

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Bobby Holmes Months Mind and

Mary, Eamon and Tom Holmes                                              11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Deceased members of O’Connor Family, Bohergar     10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Laurence Bartley 10am.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm. Michael O’Loughlin 9am. Neville Family 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Rosary takes place this Sunday evening in Murroe Church at 7pm.

Exam Mass will take place in Murroe Church on Thursday 1st June at 7pm. All exam students, families and friends are invited to this Mass. A book is available in Church Hall’s where you can write the name and address of a Student doing 2nd or 3rd level exams.

Sacristans Collection Boher & Murroe this weekend. Envelopes are available at Church exits.

Murroe-Boher Twinning will be hosting a Cake Sale on the 11th June after both Masses in Murroe, straight across from the Church at the GAA hall. Please check out the array of baked goods, including some gluten-free …Variety of choice and price! We appreciate all of your support !!!

Cemetery Masses: Annagh, Friday 9th June at 7.30pm. Clonkeen, Friday 16th June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Please Note: The Grounds of Glenstal Abbey will be closed to the public from 10am until 7pm this Sunday 28th May for Glenstal School Annual Sports & Family Day.

Lotto Results 21/5/17 – 2,7,10,16- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Patrick Wrenn, Tom Joe Boyle, Jer O’Sullivan & Anne Duggan. Next Week’s Jackpot €10,100 in Crokers

Coffee Morning for Cancer Research held on 6th May at Madaboy was a great success enjoyed by all who came.  There was great chat, mountains of delicious cakes and above all wonderful entertainment from the Yukealadies led by Sinead Dinneen.  A huge thanks to her and her fellow musicians, Denise, Rachel and Susan.  Indeed a huge thanks to all those who brought the delicious home-baked goodies, those who helped with serving it all and to everyone who came and gave so generously, in spite of other fundraising events.  Our goal was well surpassed and, with a generous donation from Mulcair Credit Union, the event raised €2,270.  This money has been distributed between the charity ‘Breakthrough Cancer Research’ in Cork and ‘The Irish Cancer Society’.

Boher Community Development Association is holding its Annual Charity Cycle on Saturday 3 June, in aid of Cliona’s Foundation in memory of Ciara McCarthy and The Jack and Gill Children’s Foundation, in memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan, commencing at 7pm at Boher Community Centre.  The full cycle loop is 40km for the experienced cyclist, but for the less practiced there are plenty of shortcut routes, which makes it suitable for all fitness levels and ages! There will be refreshments for all participants after the cycle. Entry fee for the cycle is a donation of your choice at registration. Registration for the event will start at 6.15pm. Map route can be viewed on Boher Facebook and www.murroe.net . Killinure National School – on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Killinure N.S., a get together of past pupils will take place in Pa McGrath’s at 8.30pm on Saturday 10 June 2017, for a sociable chat and reminisce.  Contact Helena Hickey 086 3452931 or Brid Lynch 086 6025016. Annual Parish Fun Day on Sunday 11th June from 1.30pm at the GAA pitch, Boher. Activities will kick off with the children’s fancy dress competition followed by children’s races and novelty races for children and adults. There will also be a number of sideshows. This year we are introducing a “Fittest Family Challenge”! Teams of 4 can enter for the event comprising 2 adults – one male and one female – and two children under 15 years of age. All those who participated in the various events last year thoroughly enjoyed themselves and hopefully even more people will join in the fun this year. All members of our community are most welcome.

Murroe-Boher Community Games:  Well done to everyone who took part in the Sports Day in Glenstal on Sunday, the 21st of May.  We had lots of winners on the day from the Under 5’s to the Under 14’s. The U 12 Madeline Hogg Cup was won by Gemma Ryan and Siobhan Cooke and Oisin Holmes won the Fr Peter Perpetual Shield.  We would like to thank everyone who helped out on the night, it is much appreciated. Thank you to the Credit Union and PJ Holmes at Gala for their kind sponsorship.

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Hurl Smart Week will take place in Murroe/Boher from the 5th-11th June with loads of fun games which will incorporate the skills of camogie. The week is designed to introduce girls and parents to the basic skills of camogie while also bringing a fun atmosphere to the training pitch for experienced players and parents. Further details to follow – keep an eye on our Facebook page and spread the word!

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 21 st May 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Paddy Rainsford, Months Mind                                               7pm this Saturday

Mary and Mike Holmes and

Nelly, John and Johnny Mackey and

Breda Ahern                                                               11.30am this Sunday

Boher

Ann Finucane and

Tommy Ryan                                                               10am this Sunday

Deceased members of O’Connor Family, Bohergar     10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Helen Hickey 10am.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm. Suzanne Barron 9am. Breda White 11.30am

 Masses for Coming Week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am.

Murroe – Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10am

Rosary takes place each Sunday evening during month of May in Murroe Church at 7pm.

Congratulations to the pupils of Murroe National School who received their First Holy Communion on this Saturday

Sacristans Collection Boher & Murroe next weekend. Envelopes are being distributed and will also be available at Church exits.

Cemetery Masses: Annagh, Friday 9th June at 7.30pm. Clonkeen, Friday 16th June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 30th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

Coffee Morning in aid of the Jack and Jill Foundation in Memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan, this Wednesday morning, 24th May at 11am. Venue: Delphine Duffy’s home, Farnane Cottage, Murroe.

The Franciscan Missionary Sisters for Africa wish to thank you most sincerely for your kind donations last weekend. A total of €1681 was contributed.

Exam Mass will take place in Murroe Church on Thursday 1st June at 7.30pm. All exam students, families and friends are invited to this Mass. A book is available in Church Hall’s where you can write the name and address of a Student doing 2nd or 3rd level exams.

Cappamore Historical Society: Dr. Mary Corcoran, Sociology Dept, NUI Maynooth will launch “Liam Ryan Selected Writings” in the Community Centre Cappamore on Friday May 26th at 7:30 pm. All are welcome to attend.

Sliabh Feilim Singers and guests are holding their annual summer concert on this Sunday 21st May at 7.30pm in Abington church, Murroe.  This year, proceeds are going to Fr John Sweeney’s mission in Argentina.  We hope you will be able to join us for our fun evening of song.  Admission €10

Mulcair Men’s Shed. Road Safety. Presentation by Ms Eileen Cunningham, Road Safety Promotion Officer. Thursday 25th May, 8pm in the Men’s Shed, Abington Enterprise Centre. Non-members welcome

Down Syndrome Ireland wish to thank all who contributed to their recent collection. A total of €315 was raised.

Murroe Boher Community Games Athletics will take place on the Gamesfields at Glenstal Abbey on this Sunday 21st May at 6pm.

Boher Community Development Association 40K annual Charity Cycle will take place on Saturday 3 June at 7pm from Boher Community Centre. Registration from 6.15pm. This is a 40k cycle loop with various shortcut options.  Refreshments following the cycle.  Proceeds will go to Cliona’s Foundation in memory of Ciara McCarthy and The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation, in memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan.

Killinure National School – on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Killinure N.S., a get together of past pupils will take place in Pa McGrath’s at 8.30pm on Saturday 10 June 2017, for a sociable chat and reminisce.  Contact Helena Hickey 086 3452931 or Brid Lynch 086 6025016.

Milford Hospice Memorial Walk: The Milford Hospice 5km Memorial Walk will take place on Sunday, May 28th at the University of Limerick with a start time of 12.00 noon. This event is suitable for those of all levels of fitness and ability and the Centre’s organisers are asking anyone who wishes to take part to register for the event as soon as possible. There will be no entry fee, but the organisers are encouraging people to seek sponsorship for the lunchtime walk or else make a donation. The walk will commence at the University of Limerick Sports Arena and will finish on the grounds of Milford Care Centre. Participants will have the opportunity to place a hand-written tribute on colourful ribbon that will adorn the special memorial tree on the grounds of Milford. A special Memorial Pin will also be presented to each participant. Refreshments will be available after this memorial occasion. It’s necessary for everyone to register for the event on www.eventmaster.ie alternatively registration and sponsorship cards can be arranged by contacting the Fundraising Department at 061 485859, between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday; by email to fundraising@milfordcarecentre.ie Your support is gratefully appreciated

Lotto Results 7 14/5/17 – 1,11,15,18 – No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Biddy & Smirnoff, Ger O’Sullivan, Joe Fitzpatrick & Sinead Hynes. Next Week’s Jackpot €10,000 in Pa McGrath’s

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Well done to Sophie Quaid, Orlaith Hickey and Sarah Jane Flynn who represented the East in the Neville Cup in the Gaelic Grounds. The Neville Cup teams are amalgamations of primary schools in each part of Limerick. The girls were defeated in the semi-final by a strong team from the South. Well done girls. Next Saturday (27th May) we will be holding our monthly clothes collection in Murroe Clubhouse from 7.30-8pm. All donations greatly appreciated

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 14th May 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent Deaths: Bob (Bobby) Holmes, Prague, formerly Cappnouke, Murroe

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Paddy Rainsford, Months Mind                                               7pm next Saturday

Mary and Mike Holmes and

Nelly, John and Johnny Mackey and

Breda Ahern                                                               11.30am next Sunday

Boher

James Lynch and

Nicola Hyde and

Breda Leahy                                                                10am this Sunday

Ann Finucane and

Tommy Ryan                                                               10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Caroline Walters 10am.

Murroe: Breda Fitzpatrick 7pm. Josie Meade 9am. Kathryn Buckley 11.30am

Masses for Coming Week: No morning Mass in Murroe on Tuesday.

Rosary takes place each Sunday evening during month of May in Murroe Church at 7pm.

Cemetery Masses: Annagh, Friday 9th June at 7.30pm. Clonkeen, Friday 16th June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 23rd June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 30th July at 11.30am.

St Joseph’s Young Priests Society: Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly will be chief celebrant in St Michael’s Church, Tipperary at 7.30 pm on Thursday 18th May for the Annual Mass of the society’s A.G.M. This meeting takes place in the Community Centre following Mass. Tea & Refreshments provided. All are most welcome to attend.

Fundraiser in aid of Milford Hospice this Sunday 14th May at 2pm at Powers, Abington. Tug of War, Pony Rides, bouncy Castle, BBQ, Music etc. No admission fee. Something for all the family.

Cappamore Historical Society: Dr. Mary Corcoran, Sociology Dept, NUI Maynooth will launch “Liam Ryan Selected Writings” in the Community Centre Cappamore on Friday May 26th at 7:30 pm. All are welcome to attend.

Sliabh Feilim Singers and guests are holding their annual summer concert on Sunday 21st May at 7.30pm in Abington church, Murroe.  This year, proceeds are going to Fr John Sweeney’s mission in Argentina.  We hope you will be able to join us for our fun evening of song.  Admission €10

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish, on Saturday 20th May. Music by Chris Dallat. Tea Served. Admission €10. Great night guaranteed.

Murroe Darkness Into Light: Thanks to everyone who participated in any way on Saturday morning last. It was marvellous to have over 1150 walkers supporting Pieta House through the village and Glenstal. The organisation would not all have been possible without the 100+ locals who helped run the event and the sponsorship and support from our local businesses and clubs. We also want to thank the Glenstal community for their unstinting support. Looking forward to next year!  Murroe Darkness into Light committee.

Maranatha Prayer Ministry invites you to our Maranatha Healing Retreat and Family Tree Mass on next Sunday, 21st May, 2017 at 2.30pm at St. Pauls Church, Dooradoyle, Limerick through the Fr. Michael O’Shea, Limerick and Janice and Moss Carrigg, Limerick with beautiful Spirit Filled Praise and Worship Music and Song, Confessions, Rosary, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Talk, Mass and Adoration and Laying on of hands for healing.  Tea after in hall.  All welcome

Murroe Boher Community Games Athletics will take place on the Gamesfields at Glenstal Abbey on Sunday 21st May at 6pm. Online registration is required in advance. Please go to www.murroebohercg.com to register. Registration deadline is Thursday 18th May. Further details will be provided via the website and social media. If you have any queries please contact Noreen O’Brien 087 369 4654 or Greg Ashe 087 2346850.  We look forward to seeing you on the night. Congratulations to Rose Clancy who represented us in swimming at the Community Games Final last weekend in Dublin, well done Rose.

Boher Community Development Association 40K annual Charity Cycle will take place on Saturday 3 June at 7pm from Boher Community Centre. Registration from 6.15pm. This is a 40k cycle loop with various shortcut options.  Refreshments following the cycle.  Proceeds will go to Cliona’s Foundation in memory of Ciara McCarthy and The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation, in memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan.

 Lotto Results 7/5/17 – 2,11,20,28 – No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Tom Ryan, Pat McNamara, Pat Richardson & Donal O’Brien. Next Week’s Jackpot €9900 in Powers

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Well done to our U16 team who brought the club’s league season to a close by winning our first piece of silverware for the year. The girls won the A Plate final in a great game by 2 points. Brilliant stuff girls. That ends our league campaign and championship won’t be taking place until early July. Trainings will continue for all ages groups and our U14 team are joining with Treaty Gaels for the championship so if any girls of that age are interested please get in contact.

Murroe Boher Ladies Gaelic Football: Huge Congratulations to Kate Madigan and Limerick u14 Gaelic footballers who won the Munster B final in Mallow last Sunday in a thrilling match v Waterford, the girls made history bringing a B trophy to Limerick for the first time. Well done to the management team – manager Ken Beirne, selectors Des Clohessy and Marie O’Flynn. Training for all teams and G4M and others continues, details on club FB page.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 7th May 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                   Murroe

Jim Commons and

Mike and Cathy Ryan                                                 7pm this Saturday

Willie Cunningham and

James McNamara Months Mind                                 11.30am this Sunday

John & Molly Coleman and Bridie & Paddy Doyle   Mass offered

Boher

James Lynch and

Nicola Hyde and

Breda Leahy                                                               10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Pat Madigan 10am.

Murroe: Evelyn Lorigan 7pm. Mary O’Brien 9am. Margaret Holmes 11.30am

Rosary will take place each Sunday evening during the month of May in Murroe Church at 7pm starting this Sunday, May 7th.

Haiti Church gate collection: Many thanks to all who contributed to this recent collection. A total of €382.33 was raised.

Congratulations to the Girls and Boys from Killinure National School who received their First Communion this Saturday.

Murroe Marian Club will be celebrating 25 years in existence on Friday May 12th in Muintir na Tíre Hall at 7pm. Former committee members and members of the club are welcome to attend.

Congratulations to all involved in Strictly Come Dancing last weekend. It was a wonderful night in the South Court Hotel. Great credit to the dancers and the committee who put such hard work into providing a spectacular night.

Murroe Boher Community Games Athletics will take place in Glenstal Abbey on Sunday 21st May at 6pm. We are hoping that entries will be in advance.  Keep an-eye-on-the-Facebook-page ww.facebook.com/MurroeBoherCommunityGames. We look forward to a lovely evening in Glenstal and hopefully the lovely weather will continue.

Milford Hospice Memorial Walk: The Milford Hospice 5km Memorial Walk will take place on Sunday, May 28th at the University of Limerick with a start time of 12.00 noon. This event is suitable for those of all levels of fitness and ability and the Centre’s organisers are asking anyone who wishes to take part to register for the event as soon as possible. There will be no entry fee, but the organisers are encouraging people to seek sponsorship for the lunchtime walk or else make a donation. The walk will commence at the University of Limerick Sports Arena and will finish on the grounds of Milford Care Centre. Participants will have the opportunity to place a hand-written tribute on colourful ribbon that will adorn the special memorial tree on the grounds of Milford. A special Memorial Pin will also be presented to each participant. Refreshments will be available after this memorial occasion. It’s necessary for everyone to register for the event on www.eventmaster.ie alternatively registration and sponsorship cards can be arranged by contacting the Fundraising Department at 061 485859, between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday; by email to fundraising@milfordcarecentre.ie Your support is gratefully appreciated

 Lotto Results 23/4/17 – 2,6,8,12 – No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Willie Nicholas, Paddy O’Donnell, Aine Fogarty & John Barron. Next Week’s Jackpot €9600 in O’Neill’s

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Hard luck to our senior team who lost out to Bruff last weekend and now will compete in the intermediate league next year. Our U16 team played the league plate final on Friday evening against Kileedy. Well done to Caroline Hickey, Michelle Daly and Catherine McCormack who all took part in a very successful Strictly Come Dancing event last weekend. Well done to Ciara Walsh and her fellow organisers who organised an excellent community event. Well done also to everyone who took part in the Pieta House Darkness into Light walk on Saturday morning, it was a great success for a great cause. Well done to Anne O Connor and Ita Richardson and their fellow organisers for organising a great event.

Murroe Boher Ladies Gaelic Football: Best wishes to Kate Madigan and Limerick U14 Gaelic Footballers who take on Waterford in the Munster Final this Sunday at 3pm in Mallow, the team is managed by club coach Ken Beirne. Congrats to our Minor team who recently reached the County League “A” Final for the 2nd year in a row and to our u16s who are due to play their League final next week. Our Ladies had a fine win over Feohanagh Castlemahon and meet St. Brigid’s in the next round. Gaelic 4 Mothers training continues. Any enquiries please contact via club Facebook page.

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Murroe/Boher Newsletter 30 April 2017

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent Deaths: Joe Sweeney, Newport

Anniversaries:                                   Murroe

Jim Commons and

Mike and Cathy Ryan                                                 7pm next Saturday

James McNamara Months Mind and

Willie Cunningham                                                     11.30am next Sunday

Boher

Nuala McLoughlin and Bridget Foley                        10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher Esther Reilly 10am.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm. Michael O’Loughlin 9am. Breda Berkery 11.30am

Masses for coming week: No morning Mass on Monday. Daily Masses for remainder of the week – Boher 9.30am and Murroe 10am.

Adoration in Boher this coming Thursday will take place in the Sacristy

Rosary will take place each Sunday evening during the month of May in Murroe Church at 7pm starting next Sunday, May 7th.

Conradh na Gaeilge: Many thanks to all who contributed to their recent collection. A total of €330.56 was raised.

Coffee Morning in aid of Breakthrough Cancer Research Cork and the Irish Cancer Society will be held on Saturday 6th May from 10.30 to 1.00. at Madaboy House, Abington (approx. 400m from Abington Enterprise Centre). Please consider supporting this worthy cause in an effort to fund innovative breakthrough therapies for many types of cancer. Enjoy the best of home baking and a musical surprise. Last year we raised almost €1,800. This year our goal is to top €2,000. For further information:  phone 061-386435.

Cappamore Development Association have in their generosity developed a beautiful garden at the back of the Community Centre. This is a great facility that can be used by the patrons of the Day Care centre and the patrons of St Vincent’s while they are here during the day in Cappamore. An open day and special blessing will take place on Monday 1st May (Bank Holiday Monday) at 2pm. Light refreshments served. Please come and see our beautiful facility. We would appreciate a good attendance.

Maranatha Prayer Ministry invites you to our Maranatha Healing Retreat on this Sunday, 30th April 2017 at 2.30pm at St. Pauls Church, Dooradoyle, Limerick through the Fr. Ger Fitzgerald, Ennis and Sebastian Sales, Anointing Fire Ministry, UK with beautiful Spirit Filled Praise and Worship Music and Song, Confessions, Rosary, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Talk, Mass and Adoration and Laying on of hands for healing.  Tea after in hall

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish, on Saturday 6th May. Music by Sam O Doherty. Tea Served. Admission €10. Great night guaranteed.

Congratulations to local lad Paddy Kelly who received his first cap for Ireland playing with the Irish u 18 clubs and schools rugby squad over the Easter. They beat the English counties u 18 team in a 2-game series up in Ashbourne Co. Meath.

The Parents Council of Killinure National School would like to thank everyone who donated or helped in any way with their recent fund raising activities. Our Bag Pack in Dunnes Stores, Childers Road raised €1,320 and the 5k fun walk/run in memory of Rhona Kett Sheridan for the Jack and Jill Foundation, raised €3,720.

Murroe Marian Club will be celebrating 25 years in existence on Friday May 12th in Muintir na Tíre Hall at 7pm. Former committee members and members of the club are welcome to attend.

Doon Community Council are holding their annual monster table quiz in all five pubs, in Doon, on Friday the 5th of May, starting at 9.30pm. Table of 4, €20 per table. Prizes and raffle on the night.

Murroe are hosting a Pieta House Darkness into Light 5k walk at 4.15am on 6th May. Pre-registration is essential – we will NOT be taking cash on the night!  If you are interested in participating, register on dil.pieta.ie, choosing Murroe as venue. Enter your details, and pay by Credit or Debit card.  Note your Order Number. Collect your t-shirt at the GAA Clubhouse in Murroe from 8-10pm on Wednesday 3rd May. Course information and other news is available on the Murroe Darkness into Light Facebook page. For further information contact Ita Richardson 087-6886536.

LIGHT UP FOR DARKNESS INTO LIGHT: It has been suggested that houses on the route of this year’s Darkness into Light walk would display some outside lights on this coming Saturday morning of May 6 at 4-15 am for a couple of hours. So, root out those Christmas lights and give them an early airing this year just for one important morning and it will add to the meaning and the ambience of the walk on the day. Also, don’t forget to donate to the relevant pages or set up your own page for the cause of Pieta House. Remember no cash is taken on the night and you may register on dil.pieta.ie, choosing Murroe as the venue, entering your details.

Lotto Results 23/4/17 – 2,6,8,12 – No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Willie Nicholas, Paddy O’Donnell, Aine Fogarty & John Barron. Next Week’s Jackpot €9600 in O’Neill’s

Murroe Boher Camogie Club: Best of luck to our senior team who play Bruff on Sunday morning at 11.30am in Meanus (Camogue Rovers GAA Pitch) in the Senior League, be sure to get out and support the girls. Well done to our U16 team who won their League Plate semi-final on Wednesday and are now in the final against Kileedy with fixture TBC. Training continues for all age groups and if new members are interested in becoming part of the club please don’t hesitate to contact a club member or our Facebook page where we keep fixtures updated.

Congratulations to Munster rugby coach, Murroe Man, Greig Oliver, on Munster A’s achievement of winning the British and Irish Cup on Friday 21st April against a strong Jersey Reds team. This is only the second time that Munster A have won this competition – a great achievemen

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