Murroe / Boher Newsletter 24/7/2016

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                                 Murroe / Boher Newsletter            23/24 July 2016

Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Molly Power                                                    7pm Mass this Saturday

Martin McLaughlin                                          7pm Mass next Saturday

All those laid to rest in Abington Cemetery     11.30am Mass next Sunday


Deceased members of the

O’Connor Family, Sandylane                          10am Mass this Sunday

Christopher Humphreys                                               10am Mass next Sunday

Johnny, Beta, John and Helen Bartley             Mass offered

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers next weekend: Boher: Eilish Bartley 10am

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm, Josie Meade 9am, Breda Berkery 11.30am

Cemetery Masses: Abington, next Sunday 31st July at 11.30am.

No 11.30am Mass in Murroe Church.


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Sunday 7th August. Bus from Murroe Church at 8am, Boher Church 8.15am. Adults €20, Children €5. Please give names to Helen, Murroe P.O. Nonie 386318, Phyllis 386258 or any member of the Legion of Mary.


Missionary Sisters Servants of the Holy Spirit will preach at all Masses next weekend.


This year the Milford Hospice Annual Harvest Fair celebrates its 31st anniversary and is scheduled for Sunday 14th August 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 and books are being accepted at the Hospice from the 2nd August 2016. For further details, please contact the Fundraising Office on 061 485859.


Mulcair Men’s Shed have set up base in Abington Enterprise Centre. The doors are open from 6pm – 10pm, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The idea of our men’s shed is a place that you can drop in with no commitment to take part in any formal activities, the idea is a place to relax for an hour or two, have a chat and a cuppa. Come along and join us.


Cashel & Emly Lourdes Fundraising Committee will hold a Social Tea Dance in Cappawhite Resource Centre on Saturday the 30th of July 2016 Music by:  Sam O Doherty. Dancing from 9.30 –12.30 Admission €8 Tickets available on the door or contact Sean O’Connor 086-8423172 for more info.

Chuckles will be running summer camps throughout the month of July! €60 from 10-2pm Mon-Fri. All materials supplied. Lots of fun, creativity, baking and outdoor play guaranteed. Call 373033 to book a place.


Special Olympics World Winter Games Volunteer 2017 Team: Patricia Gleeson would like to thank everyone who helped out on Thursday 7th July with the Fundraising Bag Packing in Dunnes Stores, Childers Road – those who supported it on the day and also to everyone who have been so generous and helpful in recent times with donations.


GAA Lotto: Results 17/7/16 – 4,7,27,31- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky Dips Ray Ryan, Mary Walshe, Rita & Gerald McInerney and Seamus Collopy. Next Week’s Jackpot €5700 in Pa McGraths.


Murroe Boher Camogie: On Friday evening the county U16 team played Clare in championship. Katie Heelan, Edel Cunningham and Karen Cunningham played for the team. On Sunday the county junior team (with Grainne Regan, Saoirse Barry and Aoife Barry) play Westmeath in Kilmallock at 2.30pm. Hard luck to the same girls who played for the minors who lost out to Tipperary on Wednesday in the Munster semi-final. Murroe/Boher Bord na nÓg and Camogie U10, U8 and U6 are joining forces. Training will take place on Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm and Saturday mornings at 11am in Murroe (except the bank holiday weekend). This exciting development will see all of these boys and girls benefit from the combined expertise of all our coaches. Here’s to the future stars of the parish!


Murroe AFC Notes. Well done to the A & B Teams on reaching the Rearcross semi-finals where they will meet each other so at least one Murroe team will contest the final of this long established tournament. This year the club will also field a C Team for the 1st time and new players are most welcome. Contact Jimmy on 086-2334561 to enquire.

New Club Draw. The club has decided to completely revamp our annual draw which usually takes place at Christmas. This year we are promoting the FAI draw which will give each participant 3 chances to win. There will be a National Draw, a Munster draw and all tickets sold locally by Murroe AFC will be entered into a local draw also (similar to the Christmas draw) There is an incredible prize fund including 4 ford fiesta cars 1 for each province, holidays, trips to soccer games, X-Boxes, mobile phones, vouchers, match tickets and many more. In addition to this the club will run a local draw also where all tickets bought for the National/Regional draw will be entered again for a super prize fund. The National draw takes place on November 23rd at the Aviva Stadium and our local draw will be prior to this. Tickets cost €10 each and are available from players and committee members. Or phone Noel on 086-8109682 or Jimmy on 086-2334561 to enquire.

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