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Feenagh/Kilmeedy Parish notes for week of 14th of November 2017

FEENAGH KILMEEDY PARISH NOTES FOR WEEK OF 14TH NOVEMBER 2017

 

MASSES

Saturday November 18th at Feenagh Church at 7.30pm – Jim and Mary Keogh R.I.P.

Reader – Margaret Irwin, Eucharistic minister – Una Holmes, Alter servers – Corie Lynch and James O connor.

Sunday November 19th at Kilmeedy church at 10am – People of the Parish.

Reader –Deborah Prout, Eucharistic minister – Kit Kelly, Alter servers – Michaela and Carmella Butler.

DIOCESAN NEEDS COLLECTION

Diocesan needs collection on Saturday and Sunday 18th and 19th of November.

ROSARY

Rosary at Kilmeedy church on Friday November 17th at 7pm.

RAMBLING HOUSE

Rambling house at Aras Ide Kilmeedy on Friday November 17th at 8.00pm. With the usual good music,song and storytelling and dance. there is still a few items to be auctioned,those include a signed Kerry jersey, a John Deere child’s tractor, and a new coffee table with glass top. The proceeds from the auction go to The Childrens Ark Unit at Limerick Regional hospital. Your support will be much appreciated. Thank you , Sean.

CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir practice at Feenagh Church on Saturday November 18th at 6pm.

G.A.A –AGM

Feenagh Kilmeedy G.A.A  club Annual meeting at the Club house on Friday December 1st at 8.30pm.

TABLE QUIZ

Feenagh Kilmeedy Community games Table Quiz at McGuinness’ Bar Feenagh on Friday November 17th .

INVASIVE SPECIES WORKSHOP

Invas Biosecurity is running a free training day in Invasive species Identification and Management in Coote Hall, Kilmallock, on the 25th of November, from 10am-4.30pm. A part of the training takes place outdoors so please bring appropriate attire. It is aimed at community groups and landowners who have an interest in invasive species. To book your place please contact Rhiannon on 063 91300 or contact rlaubach@ballyhoura.org.

 

Newcastle West Enterprise Town

 

Newcastle West Enterprise Town takes place on Friday 17 November from 6.00pm – 9.00pm in Desmond College, Station Road, Newcastle West.

There will be 100+ stands showcasing businesses, community groups, schools, charities, sports clubs etc in Newcastle West and its surrounding area.

The public is invited to come along to this FREE Expo which will be complemented with a visit from a high profile guest, Entrepreneur and Broadcaster BOBBY KERR, and lots of wonderful entertainment.

The purpose of the event is to showcase the range of organisations operating in the area in order to raise their profile and promote Newcastle West and its environs as an excellent place to live, work and visit.

Visit Newcastle West Enterprise Town facebook page for more details.

 

FUNDRAISING DANCE

 

There is a fundraising dance in aid of The Hope Foundation, in the Devon Inn Templeglantine, on Friday 24th November at 9pm. Admission is €5 for adults (children free) and there will be a raffle on the night. Music will be provided by the Mountain Road céilí band.

Hope is a registered charity, funding projects that work with street and slum children in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) in the areas of healthcare, protection, nutrition, training, counselling and human rights advocacy.

Your support on the night would be greatly appreciated. A great night is assured for all!!

KILMEEDY DEVELOPMENT GROUP MEETING

Kilmeedy Development Group will hold a meeting on Wednesday night the 15th of November at Aras Ide, Kilmeedy at 8pm.

COMMUNITY STUDY

The Feenagh Kilmeedy Community Study produced by UCC and CARL is available for anyone who is interested,you can request a copy by contacting or calling to the Old Garda Barracks in Kilmeedy, or phone 087 4374494.

 

Kilmeedy Vintage Run 19th November

It’s all systems go for the annual November Vintage Run on Sunday November 19th. This year’s proceeds are for the Mid Western Cancer Foundation. We are looking forward to seeing friends old and new on the day to support this worthy cause.

Feenagh/Kilmeedy Parish notes for week of 7/11/2017

FEENAGH KILMEEDY PARISH NOTES FOR WEEK OF 7TH NOVEMBER 2017

I.C.A

Kilmeedy  I.C.A. will meet at the school on Monday November 13th at 8pm. The Competition is for the largest cooking apple. The Christmas shoe boxes for Team Hope will be collected at the meeting.

ROSARY

Rosary at Feenagh Church on Friday November 10th at 7pm.

RAMBLING HOUSE

Rambling House at Aras Ide Kilmeedy on Friday November 17th at 8.30pm.

REMBERANCE MASS

Rememberance Mass at Kilmeedy church on Sunday November 26th at 10am. (For all those who died in the last year).

MASSES

Saturday November 11th at Feenagh Church at 7.30pm, Kathleen and William Irwin,Daughter Rita,Grandaughter Marita.

Reader – James Holmes, Eucharistic minister – Cathy Farrissey, Alter servers – Bobby Donegan , Anna and Violet Irwin.

Sunday November 12th at Kilmeedy Church at 10am, Jane McEnroy R.I.P.

Reader – Diarmuid O Connor, Eucharistic minister – Deborah Prout.  Alter servers – Emily Harrold. Josh Gilbourne, Rhys Devine.

CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir practice at Feenagh church on Saturday November 11th at 6pm.

CONCERT

The Concert at Feenagh church on Friday night was very entertaining for all in attendance with the Hand in Harmony choir singing hyms and the parish choir with some youth members sang many hyms to add to the occasion. Pat Brosnan Monegea played the guitar rendering many songs to the delight of all. When all was finished refreshments and a large variety of foods were served at Feenagh Community centre. Fr Patrick Bluett P.P thanked all the entertainers and all who helped and supported.

NEWCASTLEWEST ENTERPRISE TOWN

Newcastle West Enterprise Town takes place on Friday 17 November from 6.00pm – 9.00pm in Desmond College, Station Road, Newcastle West.

All businesses, community groups, schools, charities, sports clubs etc in Newcastle West and its surrounding area are invited to take a stand at the Expo which will be complemented with a visit from a high profile guest and lots of wonderful entertainment.

It is FREE to come along as a visitor and also to take part as an exhibitor.  Registration forms are available from Bank of Ireland, The Square, Newcastle West or email ncwenterprisetown@gmail.com

The purpose of the event is to showcase the range of organisations operating in the area in order to raise their profile and promote Newcastle West.

 

KILMEEDY DEVELOPMENT GROUP MEETING

Kilmeedy Development Group will hold a meeting on the 14th of November at 8pm in Aras Ide Kilmeedy,all are welcome.

KIMEEDY RAMBLING HOUSE

Kilmeedy rambling house will be back again on Friday 17th November at 8pm. Hoping to have another great night. We will have some items for auction on the night with the proceeds going to the Children’s Ark unit in limerick. These items have been donated. We have already €1.800 donated so we hope to make a few more euro’s for  the cause on the 17th of November. Items  are as follows,

A signed Kerry football jersey, A John Deere Child’s tractor, A new coffee table with glass top. The usual  top class music, song and dance and storytelling. See ye all on Friday 17th , Sean.

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Parish Notes 31-10-17

FEENAGH KILMEEDY PARISH NOTES FOR WEEK OF OCTOBER 31ST 2017

MASSES

Saturday November 4th at Feenagh church at 7.30pm – People of the parish.

Reader – Sean O Sullivan, Eucharistic minister – Eily O Brien, Alter servers – Amy and Kate O Sullivan, Tomas Galvin.

Sunday November 5th at Kilmeedy church at 10am – People of the parish.

Reader – Pat Gilbourne, Eucharistic minister – Mary Beaulieu, Alter servers – Ruairi and Muireann O Connor.

CONCERT

Concert Hand in Harmony at Feenagh church on Friday November 3rd at 7.30pm.

ROSARY

Rosary at Kilmeedy church on Friday November 3rd at 7pm.

CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir practice at Feenagh Church on Saturday November 4th at 6pm.

PARISH CEMETERIES

Rosary at Kilmeedy Cemetery on Sunday November 5th after 10am mass it will be followed in Feenagh cemetery.

SYMPATHY

Sympathy is extended to Mrs Siobhan Lynch, her husband Frank (Jnr) and family Cloncrippa Feenagh on the death of Siobhans uncle Liam O Sullivan R.I.P, Hazel grove Buttevant. Extended sympathy to the entire O Sullivan family.

WEST FINAL REPLAY

Saturday November 4th at Tournafulla , West Junior hurling (A) Championship Final Replay between Feenagh Kilmeedy V’s Rathkeale at 3pm.

Halloween Party Night at the Devon Inn

 

This is a fundraiser not to be missed for Milford Hospice and The Mid Western Cancer Foundation at the Devon Inn Hotel on Friday the 3rd of November 2017.

A night full of good food and wine, music, craic, fun, games and lots of prizes and surprises.

There will be competitions for best dressed, best masquerade mask, best Halloween outfit and much more!

Dance the night away to Keep in Touch band and DJ.

Special guests on the night are Elma, Fionnbar & Jema Walsh of Donal Walsh #Livelife Foundation.

All proceeds going to Milford Hospice and The Mid Western Cancer Foundation, two worthy cancer charities in the Mid West.

Tickets are €55 per person. Please contact Joan O’Sullivan 069 82166/ 086 1625960, Geraldine Mulvihill 087 2036112 or Lisa Ruttle 087 9544848.

 

 

Parish Notes 23-10-2017

FEENAGH KILMEEEDY PARISH NOTES FOR WEEK OF 23RD OCTOBER 2017

ROSARY

Rosary at Feenagh church on Friday October 27th at 7pm.

CONCERT

Hand in Harmony church concert in Feenagh on Friday November 3rd at 7.30pm.

MASSES

Saturday October 28th at  Feenagh church at 7.30pm – Michael,Pat and Christina Boyce R.I.P.

Reader – Helen Kenneally, Eucharistic minister – Sharon Danaher, Alter servers – Keith and John Irwin, Donie Moran.

Sunday October 29th at Kilmeedy church at 10am – People of the parish.

Reader – Maura Heenan, Eucharistic minister – Deborah Prout, Alter servers – Michaela and Carmela Butler.

CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir practice at Feenagh church on Saturday October 28th at 6pm.

WEDDING

The wedding took place at St Marys church Carrickerry on Saturday October 21st between David Reidy Kilmeedy and Cathy O Connor Carrickerry. The Bestman was Hugh Reidy, Groomsman was Patrick Reidy, Matron of honour – Tracy Fitzgerald, Bridesmaid – Catherine Wilmott, Flowergirls – Ellen Reidy, Caitlin O Connor. The music was by Sexton wedding singers. The marriage ceremony was performed by Very Rev Fr Timothy Curtin P.P Kilcolman / Coolcappa. The reception was held in the Devon Inn. We congratulate the newly weds.

RAMBLING HOUSE

Rambling house at Aras Ide Kilmeedy on Friday October 20th . The M.C was Sean O Gorman . Before and at the Interval a variety of foods and teas were served. Thanks for your generosity, the proceeds from the previous rambling house was presented to the Limerick 95 stop tour for childrens art unit in Limericks Regional hospital.The following entertained in various music, song and recitation. Teresa Looney and Josie Ahern Croagh, Aoife Long Limerick, Tom Noonan Granagh, Dan and Stephen Madigan Kilmeedy, Eamon Cronin Dromina, David Hunt Pallaskenry, Sean Hartnett  Feoghanagh, Kathy O Brien Limerick, Laura Feely, Sean and John O Gorman Kilmeedy. Also auctioned were some sporting items and other gifts for to be included in the proceeds of the 95 stop tour. The MC Sean O Gorman paid tribute to supporters of the rambling house past and recently who have passed to their eternal reward.

 

 

NOVEMBER DEAD ENVELOPES LISTS

November dead envelop list available in both church porches’ and can be handed in with your donation.

FEENAGH COMMUNITY CENTRE COMMITEE

Feenagh community centre committee are looking for photos for next year’s calendar , you can give your photos to any committee member.

HALLOWEEN PARTY NIGHT IN DEVON INN HOTEL

 

This is a fundraiser not to be missed for Milford Hospice and The Mid Western Cancer Foundation at the Devon Inn Hotel on Friday the 3rd of November 2017.

A night full of good food and wine, music, craic, fun, games and lots of prizes and surprises.

There will be competitions for best dressed, best masquerade mask, best Halloween outfit and much more!

Dance the night away to Keep in Touch band and DJ.

Special guests on the night are Elma, Fionnbar & Jema Walsh of Donal Walsh #Livelife Foundation.

All proceeds going to Milford Hospice and The Mid Western Cancer Foundation, two worthy cancer charities in the Mid West.

Tickets are €55 per person. Please contact Joan O’Sullivan 069 82166/ 086 1625960, Geraldine Mulvihill 087 2036112 or Lisa Ruttle 087 9544848.

 

 

WEST LIMERICK 102FM – 50/50 DRAW WINNERS: West Limerick 102FM have published the winners list for their 50/50 Draw held live on air each Friday. The following were winners since June: Billy Hartnette, Abbeyfeale (€410, June 16), Margaret Brouder, NCW (€351, June 23), Martin Soutcliffe, Templeglantine (€332, June 30), Michelle Young, Askeaton (€426, July 7), Nora Mary Doyle, Coolanoran (€365,July 14), Nicola Hogan, Rathkeale (€464, July 21), Maureen Power (€376, July 28), Noreen O’Keffe, Kilcolman (€562, August 4), Brendan Roche, Mags Bar NCW (€380, August 11), John Carroll, Castlemahon (€378, August 18), Pat Roche, NCW (€492, August 25), Maura Lyons, Bruree (€438, Sept 1), Miriam Guina, Castlemahon (€340, Sept 8), Robert O’Donoghue, Mags Bar NCW (€300, Sept 15), Jim Long, Feenagh (€340, Sept 22), and Ben Scanlan, Feoghnagh  (€404, Sept 29). Laura Denihan Independent living offices NCW (398 Oct 6) A total of €6779 in prize money has been paid out on sales of €13,558 Many thanks for your continued support for our local radio station.

 

 

Kilmeedy Vintage Road Run on November 19th 2017

The next Kilmeedy Vintage Group Road Run will take place on Sunday November 19th 2017. We look forward to seeing friends old and new on the day. More details closer to the time.

 

Employment Opportunity

Community Employment (CE) Supervisor Position Fulltime (39 hrs)

Glenquin-Connello CE Scheme wishes to recruit a fulltime Supervisor for a large Community Employment Project operating in the communities of Ballingarry, Croagh,Adare, Feenagh, Kilmeedy, Kileedy & Monagea.

Please forward CV & Cover Letter to feenaghkilmeedydevg@gmail.com

Closing for applications 20th October 2017

Further Details:

Click Here for: Job Specification
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Feenagh Church 1989

Unveiling of plaque to Monsignor Michael O’Riordan at Feenagh Church in 1989.

Scor Killarney 2016

Feenagh Kilmeedy Leiriu Senior Scor Killarney 2016

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