Murroe / Boher Newsletter 11th Nov 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: Leonard Enright, Patrickswell

Mícháel O Súilleabháin, Newport

Anniversaries:                                     Murroe

Deceased members of the Hayes Family and

Bridgit Minihan                                                                        9am this Sunday

Ríaín McEvoy and

Noreen, Edward, Thomas and Wayne Casey                  11.30 this Sunday

Dessie and Noel O’Meara                                             10am next Friday

Martin Fitzgibbon and

Catherine Danaher                                                        7pm next Saturday

Kevin Fitzgibbon                                                          11.30am next Sunday


Laurence Broughton Months Mind and

Paddy and Bridget Skehan                                             10am this Sunday

Mary Nestor and Johanna and John Roche and

Richard and Eileen Leonard and

John McCarthy                                                             10am next Sunday

                              May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Eamon Tuohey.

Murroe: Nora Lonergan 7pm, Suzanne Barron 9am, Breda Berkery 11.30am

Rosary in Local Cemeteries at 3pm each Sunday during the Month of November

Mass for all our parishioners who died during this past year will be celebrated on Friday evening November 30th in Murroe Church at 7.30pm.

MURROE-BOHER NEWSLETTER: Now is the time for clubs, organisations and individuals to be thinking about a contribution to the upcoming Murroe-Boher Christmas Newsletter. Photographs old and new would also be especially welcome and club reports, articles etc and photographs with names please can be emailed to

Coffee Morning due to be held in Boher this Sunday has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.

Murroe Marian Club will hold a Monster 45 Drive in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, Murroe, on Tuesday 13th November at 8pm sharp. Spot prizes galore! Teas served. Admission €6.

St Vincent De Paul Church gate collection will be held in Murroe/Boher on 24th and 25 November at all Masses. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Doon Community Council: A play by Jim Keane “A living will”, will take place in Doon Community Centre on the 24th Nov. @ 8 pm, admission €10. Tickets available from all committee members

Murroe-Boher Historical Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Margaret O’Brien is returning to us to expand on the excellent lecture she presented to us last year. Her talk will be on “Traditional Irish Herbal Medicine and Remedies for Animals”. The talk will take place at the Hall, Murroe, on Thursday, November 15, beginning at 8.30 p.m. sharp. Admission €5 to non-members, includes refreshments. All welcome

Date for your Diary: Sliabh Feilim Singers Annual Christmas concert will be held at 5pm on 2nd December in Abington Church, admission €10.  Given the homelessness crisis, this year we have decided to give proceeds to Focus Ireland.  We look forward to meeting you at our concert for an enjoyable evening of music and song.

Lotto Results for 04/11/18 – 14,15,20,23- No Winner. €20 Lucky Dips Mary Quigley, Kathleen & Biddy, Aisling Moloney & Brian O’Reilly. Next week’s Jackpot €2,400 Draw in Pa McGraths

CFR-Boher: we are holding free training in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of automated external defibrillator (AED) on Saturday, 17th November at 9.00.  We especially welcome those who are interested in becoming CFR-Boher volunteers or are members of sports clubs, though this is not required.  For further information please contact Ita Richardson at 087-6886536 or e-mail

Boher Community Development Association: Boher Christmas Market, Sunday 9th December, at 2pm.  Calling all craftspeople, artists, bakers, (young and not so young), and culinary experts.  Book a stall at Boher Community Centre by contacting Paudie Laffan 086 0785836 and show off/sell some of your creative delights.  There will be a small charge of €5 per stall.  Santa and Mrs Claus will also visit our refurbished Community Centre and children can call to see them in their new grotto.  Great afternoon promised!

Diary Date: Boher Parish Social, Saturday 26 January at the Millennium Centre, Caherconlish. More details later.

Progressive 45 every Friday night at Boher Community Centre, 8pm sharp.

Cappamore Christmas Fair: Bilboa National School will hold its annual Christmas Fair on Sunday 18th November at 2pm in the Community Centre, Cappamore. Our Christmas Fair has always proven to be a very enjoyable day out with a huge variety of competitions and entertainment to suit all ages. There is something for everyone: Wheel of Fortune, visit Santa in his grotto, coats & handbags stalls, bric-a-brac, cakes, toys, books, games, competitions, children’s entertainment, tea & cake, a signed and framed Limerick Jersey raffled on the day and lots, lots more. All proceeds will go towards the development of the school.

Murroe/Boher Camogie Club: Reminder: November 12th we will hold our AGM at 8pm in Murroe Clubhouse, all members, players and parents are asked to attend.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: No fixtures last weekend as the FAI Cup Final was on in Dublin. The A team take on Geraldines this coming weekend in Tubber in the 4th Round of the FAI Junior Cup. The B team and the C team have no fixtures.

The annual Murroe AFC fundraising local draw took place last Saturday night, lots of local winners which is great to see. The main national draw will be on in the middle of the month in Dublin, best of luck to all who bought tickets in that second draw! Prize winners list for the local Murroe AFC draw is on Facebook.

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