Murroe / Boher Newsletter 11th Feb 2018

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                    Murroe

Edward Ryan and

John O’Brien and

Tom and Nan O’Malley and

Chrissy O’Gorman and

Joe McInerney and

Pat Davis and

Ann and Jim Jamel                                                      7pm this Saturday

Maurice and Peggy Hassett                                          9am this Sunday

Helen Allis (Née Delee) Months Mind and

Jim Berkery and

Esther and Dan Barry                                                  11.30am this Sunday

Kitty and Tom Lynch                                                  7pm next Saturday

Maureen Kenny Months Mind and

Michael Humphreys and

Florence Byrnes and

Ned O’Malley                                                              11.30am next Sunday


Agnes Smith                                                                10am next Sunday

                              May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Helen Hickey

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

Masses for coming Week: Boher – No Mass on Monday.

Weekly Envelopes are now ready and will be delivered shortly. Can the Distributors please collect them in the Sacristy.

Community Houses for the elderly in Gilmartin Park: A house is now vacant. Applications in writing please to – Community Housing, C/O Kathleen Cummins, Gilmartin Park, Murroe, Co Limerick. Note: you must be over 60 to apply. Closing date 23rd February.

Sincere Thanks to all who contributed to recent Homeless Collection. Amount raised was €455.

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.

Darkness into Light 2018 in aid of Pieta House will be held 4am Saturday 12th May.  Following the success of last year’s walk, the event will be held in Murroe again this year.  Registration will open in early February.

Murroe/Boher Lourdes Committee are offering a place to a 5th year student to travel to Lourdes on this year’s pilgrimage as a youth helper, which takes place from 16th to 21st June. Anyone interested are asked to give their names to Liz Barron, Boher ASAP. Draw will take place after 11.30am Mass in Murroe on Sunday next 16th February.

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.

Life of Light Holistic, Buffanoka, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. – Offering Reiki, – Reflexology, – Indian Head Massage, – Hot Stones Massage, – Neck, Shoulder and Back massage. * Open Monday – Saturday – evening appointments available. Contact Grace Gleeson – 087-8177611

Boher Parish Social will take place on Saturday 17 February, in the Millennium Centre, Caherconlish.  This social promises to be a very enjoyable night with music by Johnny Skehan, dancing and an auction of timber and a variety of surprise items held during the night to help raise funds for the upkeep of our Community Centre. Tickets cost €10. Donations of Spot prizes will be gratefully received by Committee members.

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.

Kettlebells for Beginners in Murroe Community Hall. Swing, Sweat and See Results. 4 weeks for €30. Tuesday Feb 6th @6.45pm. Booking essential. Contact Michelle 086 2007898

Experienced Teacher offering grinds in Leaving Cert. Biology all levels, Maths pass level & Junior Cert. Maths and Science all levels. Exam focused. One-to One in person or on SKYPE. Free trial lesson. Call Christina 087 243 5154.

Lotto Results for 04/02/18 -1,7,13,29- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky dips Kathleen & Biddy, Billy Keay’s, Eugene Taffee(Snr) & Gerry Lynch. Next week’s Jackpot 5,100. Draw in Crokers

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg are delighted to announce that we are playing our first competitive Hurling match versus Southside Gaels at 16.00pm on Sunday 11th February on the new Astro Turf facility in Murroe Wood Park.  This is our u14’s in a Feile competition, and all local support would be greatly appreciated. We are also delighted to announce that we have secured the services of Martin Fogarty (ex Kilkenny selector) for a coaching session at the ball wall in Newport (under lights) on Monday evening February 12th from 19.30 to 21.00. All interested parties are invited to attend.

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