FEENAGH/KILMEEDY PARISH NOTES FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 5 2018

MASSES

Saturday March 10 at Kilmeedy church at 7.30pm – People of the parish.

Reader – Diarmuid O Connor, Eucharistic minister – Stefan Beaulieu, Altar servers –Michael Heenan and Jamie O Doherty.

Sunday March 11 at Feenagh church at 10am – Jack and Bridie Twomey RIP.

Reader – Rosario Irwin, Eucharistic minister – Eily O Brien, Altar servers – Corie Lynch and James O Connor.

DEATH

The death occurred of Neillie Mullaly, Brandon co. Kerry, who was 70 years .He was a native of Feenagh village where his parents had a public house for many years and is now known as the Village Inn. Sympathy is extended to his daughters and his entire family.

CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir practice is in Feenagh church on Saturday March 10 at 6pm.

ROSARY

Rosary at Feenagh church on Friday March 9 at 7pm.

ACTIVE AGE

Active age meeting at Aras Ide Kilmeedy on Tuesday March 13 at 7pm.

RAMBLING HOUSE

Rambling house at Aras Ide Kilmeedy on Friday March 16 at 8.30pm.

THE MUSTARD SEED – INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

The Mustard Seed in Ballingarry is hosting a special supper to mark International Women’s Day on Thursday 8 March.  The dinner will shine a light on leading female food producers with a menu that includes dishes incorporating ingredients from West Limerick and beyond.  Pre booking for the €48.00 5 course dinner is essential by phoning 069 68508 or email [email protected]

LIMERICK AND DISTRICT WOODTURNERS WORKSHOP

Limerick and district Woodturners are holding a once off workshop on the challenges of making Uilleann Pipes.

Demonstrator – Mickey Dunne

Venue – Cresent College  Comprehensive, Dooradoyle, Limerick.

When – Tuesday 27 March at 7.30 – 9.30pm.

Mickey Dunne is a well known leading exponent and maker of Uilleann pipes. He is noted as a master of the instrument. He will discuss the purpose and function of the various components. The intricate crafting of the “Reeds” will get special attention. Ebony and brass are the principal materials. The estimated time for making is three months and includes extensive handwork, wood and metal turning. For further information please e-mail [email protected] or visit www.limerickwoodturners.com. Membership of Irish Wood Turners Guild is open to anyone (Worldwide) and is a non-profit organisation.