Murroe / Boher Newsletter 29th April 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

Lily and Mick Hayes                                                     7pm this Saturday

Subscribers to St Josephs Young Priest’s Society

and for Vocations to the Priesthood                               10am Tuesday

James Cummins and

Willie Cunningham and

Michael and Kathy Ryan and

Joe, Bridie and Danny Kirby                                         7pm next Saturday


Peggy Keays                                                                 10am this Sunday

Nuala McLoughlin and Bridget Foley                            10am next Sunday

                              May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Laurence Bartley.

Murroe: Elizabeth Power-Lynch 7pm, Josie Meade 9am, Bridgid McLoughlin 11.30am.

Jimmy Buckley: Following on from a recent late late show appearance Jimmy Buckley is in concert in The Holy Rosary Church Murroe, this Sunday 29th of April. Doors open 7 pm concert at 8pm tickets available on the night. All funds raised in aid of church refurbishment

Mulcaire Tug of War at Powers Pub, this Sunday. First Pull scheduled for 12.30.

Murroe ICA meeting on 1st May at 8pm. There will be a Flower Demonstration on the night. All welcome.

Exam Mass will take place in Murroe Church on Friday 18th May 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.

Trócaire: Many thanks for your contributions to Trócaire. Special thanks to the children of Scoil Mhuire Murroe who contributed €165. Total raised to-date €2365.

Darkness into Light: register by 4th May to guarantee T-shirt! Walk on 12th May 4.15am starting from Muintir na Tire hall Murroe.  Information on Murroe DiL facebook page or contact any member of the committee.

A reunion (for anyone who attended the Convent Secondary School, Doon up until 1965) will be held on Tuesday, July 10th 2018 in Ballykisteen Golf Hotel, Co Tipperary (starting about mid-day). Further information is available from our web site: Spread the word, please.

Lotto Results for 22/04/18 -7,21,27,30- No Jackpot Winner. €20 Lucky Dips Richard Laffan, Amy Shaw, Maureen Coleman & Joan Carey. Next week’s Jackpot 6,200. Draw in Crokers.

June Bank Holiday Weekend: The Boher Community Development Association Charity Cycle in aid of Cliona’s Foundation in memory of Ciara McCarthy, has been rescheduled to Friday evening, 1st June and the Boher Family Fun Day will take place on Sunday 3rd June. More details on these events later.

LCFE Cappamore Campus will hold an Open Morning on Wednesday 9th May from 10am – 2pm. Courses include Animal Care, Construction Technology, Nursing Studies, Childcare and many more. Apply online at  Phone the College any morning 9.30am – 1.30pm on 061 381272 or call into the College for further details.

Move for Life: Could you benefit from being a little more physically active? Interested in meeting new people? Then come join us!  Move for Life is a research study being run by the University of Limerick in association with Limerick and Clare Sports Partnerships. We need 600 people from Limerick and Clare who are aged 50+ and would like to become more active.  We will provide each area with four fun physical activity programmes that include: Women on Wheels, Get Ireland Walking, Men on the Move and Go for Life Games. All programmes will run for 8-12 weeks. It is a great opportunity to meet others and to help you live a more active and healthy lifestyle. Register online at or call Limerick hub 061333600. Free Health Check/Induction. Time – all venues – 6-10pm. Caherdavin Community Centre, Monday 14th & 21st May. Claughaun GAA Club, Tuesday 22nd & 29th May. Croom Civic Centre, Wednesday 23rd & 30th May. Newcastle West Community Centre, Thursday 24th & 31st May

Murroe AFC Notes: Tickets are selling rapidly for out 50th anniversary dinner dance and are still available from any committee member. The clubs 50th Anniversary Dinner Dance takes place in the Castletroy Park Hotel on Friday May 4th at 7-30pm. A great night celebrating the clubs 1st 50 years with music by local band TRAFFIC and DJ till late. Tickets are €30 and can be got from Jimmy Quinn 087-2334561 Noel Regan 086-8109682 or ANY committee member.

Murroe Boher GAA Club are running a Golf Classic on the 10th/11th May in Ballykisteen Golf Club. If anyone is interested in playing or putting in a team, they can contact Rory on 086 31768224, or any member of the committee. A team of 3 players cost €120 or you can sponsor a Tee box for €50. This fundraiser is to complete our Ball Wall facility, due to be complete by June 01st.

Murroe/Boher Camogie Club Best of luck to our intermediate team who play in the league semi-final on Sunday (29th) at 2.30pm in Croagh against Croagh/Kilfinny. Our u16 team also played a plate semi-final on Friday evening against Doon. Best of luck to both teams and please come out and show your support!

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