Murroe / Boher Newsletter 18th Feb 2018

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent deaths: Denis O’Malley, Castletroy and late of Madaboy

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Kitty and Tom Lynch and

Mattie and Maureen Hoyne                                                             7pm this Saturday

Maureen Kenny Months Mind and

Michael Humphreys and

Florence Byrnes and

Ned O’Malley                                                                                       11.30am this Sunday

Jim Casey                                                                                             10am next Friday

Ryan and Bobby Cusack and

Jimmy Galligan                                                                                    7pm next Saturday

Eileen O’Brien                                                                                      9am next Sunday

Peggy Fitzgerald Months Mind and

Paddy and Patrick Owens and

Jimmy Coleman and

William and Bridget Maher and

Noreen Dee                                                                                           11.30am next Sunday


Agnes Smith and

Tommy and Mary Bartley                                                                                10am this Sunday

John Finucane Months Mind and

Pat Carmody                                                                                        10am next Sunday

                                          May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Laurence Bartley

Murroe: Evelyn Lorigan 7pm. Suzanne Barron 9am Kathryn Buckley 11.30am.

No Adoration in Murroe next Friday.

Weekly Envelopes are now being delivered. If you don’t get a box of envelopes and would like one, please contact Fr Brennan or Fr Ryan, or call to Sacristy in Murroe.

Confirmation Day – Next Thursday, February 22nd: Time 11am – The boys and girls to be confirmed with their sponsors should be seated in the Church by 10.45. Please be on time.

St Vincent’s Centre, Lisnagry wish to thank all who contributed to their recent collection. Amount raised was €675. Special thanks to the collectors who braved the elements.

Church Windows Fundraising: Jimmy Buckley will perform in concert in Murroe Church on Sunday 4th March 2018. Tickets cost €20 each and are currently available in Post Office and Local shops in Murroe, and O’Neill’s and Pa McGrath’s in Boher.

Cashel & Emly Lourdes Fundraising Draw: Tickets are now available and can be purchased locally from Liz Barron, Boher or Mary O’Brien, Murroe.

The Murroe Marian Club will reopen on Wednesday 28th February 2018 at 7.30pm. The club meets every Wednesday evening at 7.30pm and new members are always welcome

The Centenary Oak planted by President Michael D. Higgins at the monument in April 2016 is now in its final home at the Five Roads. A suitably worded plaque indicates its location there. Many thanks to the Murroe/Boher Historical Society and Murroe Tidy Towns for funding this project.

Housekeeper/Childminder required in Annacotty Area. Approx 30/35 hours per week

Contact: Caoimhe 087 9676687

The AGM of Murroe Tidy Towns Will take place on Wednesday next 21st February at 8pm in the Valley Inn. New members very welcome.

Murroe Tidy Towns are holding a Table Quiz on Friday 2nd March at 8pm in the Valley Inn. Table of 4 is €20.   Raffle on the night with lots of spot prizes. Your support woud be very much appreciated.

Painting art classes resuming in Murroe hall on Thursday the 22nd Feb from 7-9pm.  No experience is needed. Absolute 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 or look for Jennifer Lynch artist on Facebook to book a place.

Community First Responder Boher are holding their AGM on Wednesday 28th February, 8pm, in Boher Community Centre.  Everyone with an interest in Community First Responders are encouraged to attend as there have been a number of changes since CFR Boher was set up in 2016.  Even if you are not available as a volunteer, your experience could be very valuable to the smooth operation of CFR Boher.

A Coffee Morning will be held in Boher Community Centre after 10am Mass on Sunday 4th March. The funds raised will be used to send a number of students and teachers from St. Clement’s College to Zambia to participate in volunteer work for two weeks in March. This work will involve building, farming and community projects for the poor. We are raising funds to provide equipment to help these communities. Please help this worthy cause.

Children Dance Classes, Set Dancing, Sean Nos, Waltzing, Line Dancing, Jive, etc will commence in the Muintir na Tire Hall, Murroe on Tuesday 20th February from 5 to 6 pm.

Lotto Results for 11/02/18 -8,13,22,31- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Paudie Meehan, Calla & Smirnoff, Charlotte Ryan & Mary Ryan (5 Roads). Next week’s Jackpot 5,200. Draw in O’Neill’s

Murroe Boher Ladies Gaelic Football Club would like to wish our club players the very best of luck this weekend as they will proudly fly the Limerick flag, with their respective Limerick teams on Sunday. Munster LGFA Minor Championship, Clare v Limerick, Sunday Feb 18, St. Joseph’s GAA Pitch, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare. Throw In – 2pm. Wishing our Minor Players Anna Madigan, Aoife Ryan and Charlotte Walsh the best of luck against Clare on Sunday. Lidl Ladies NFL Division 4 – Round 3, Limerick (H) v Wicklow, Sunday Feb 18, Askeaton, Throw in – 2.00pm. The club would like to extend best wishes to our senior Murroe Boher players Grainne Regan and Shauna Ryan, who will line out for the Limerick Junior Team against Wicklow this weekend also. Please come and support our Murroe Boher Girls and their respective Limerick Teams!

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