FEENAGH-KILMEEDY  PARISH NOTES FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 13 2018

 ROSARY

Rosary at Feenagh church on Friday, August 17 at 7 pm.

DIOCESAN NEEDS

Diocesan needs collection on Saturday and Sunday 18 and 19 August.

MASSES

Saturday, August 18 at Feenagh church at 7.30 pm – People of the Parish.

Reader – Margaret Irwin, Eucharistic minister – Eily O Brien, Altar servers – John Irwin and Sean Holmes.

Sunday, August 19 at Kilmeedy church at 10 am – People of the Parish.

Reader – Tj Madigan, Eucharistic minister – Stefan Beaulieu.

John Hunt 1949-51 excavations unveiled

Gillian McCormack and the Department of Archaeology UCC have organised a Heritage Week event to mark Gillian’s recent publication of John Hunt’s (of the Hunt Museum) excavations from 1949-51 at Ballingarry ringfort. There will be an illustrated talk, a book launch and a guided tour of the ringfort. It will take place on the 18th of August at 7:30pm at Glenbrohane Community Hall, Garryspillane, Kilmallock, V35Y328. For those wishing to attend the site tour please bring sturdy footwear and dress for the weather! All welcome! For further details: please ring 0868162068 or go to heritageweek.ie.

Limerick Hurling Song 2018

Below is a link to song and words to celebrate Limerick’s

involvement in this years All-Ireland Hurling Final. The song is

entitled “Connors Goes to Croker” and is a Limerick take on “Joxer

Goes to Stuttgart.” It is written by Jacki and John O’Connor and

performed by the O’Connors, Tadhg Maher and Martin O’Malley.

KILMEEDY NATIONAL SCHOOL

 New Principal appointed at Kilmeedy National School: meet the new team on 21 August.

The Board of Management of Kilmeedy National School is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Avril Daly as Principal. Mrs Daly, a native of Feohanagh, was previously on the teaching staff of Monagea NS for 18 years, holding the role of Deputy Principal for the last four years.

The new team in Kilmeedy NS (Mrs Daly, Mrs Jacqueline Quirke and Mrs Sheila Scannell (Special Education Teacher) are looking forward to providing an inclusive and broad-based education where all children are welcome. The curriculum will include sports, music, drama and a range of extracurricular activities availing of the extensive sports field and computer room facilities at the school.

As a small country school, it is across the road from the Butterfly Pre-School and Before and After School Clubs. A school bus service is also available.

All parents of current and prospective pupils are invited to attend a meeting with the new staff at Kilmeedy NS on Tuesday 21 August at 8 pm. Enquiries can be made to Mrs Avril Daly at the school on 063 87128 or just come along on the night.