Killoe

Irish dancing

Irish dancing

Traditional Irish dancing classes every Monday at 5pm in Cullyfad Community Centre and each Saturday in Ennybegs Community Centre, Killoe from 10.30am under tuition of Marian Kiernan ADCRW. All levels and ages catered for. Newcomers very welcome. Enquiries to Marian, Tel 086 8478209.

Yoga

Commencing in the Thomas Ashe Hall, Ballinalee, a six week yoga course on Tuesday, 23rd September 2014 at 8.30pm. Enrolment 15 minutes before first class commences. Cost 70 euro. Further information contact Maureen Bracken Tel 043 3323196.

Grandparents

Celebrations of National Grandparents Day will be held at Our Lady’s Shrine Knock on Sunday, 14 September 2014. Chief celebrant archbishop Charles Brown, guest singer, Fr Liam Lawton and choirs. Anointing of sick at 2.30pm. Everyone is very welcome to a day of faith and healing.

Condolence

It is with sad regret that the parish extend sincere condolence to Kathleen Reynolds and families, Dublin, (formerly Longford), Reynolds families Longford on the bereavement of our ex-Taoiseach Albert Reynolds who was definitely a people’s person and highly respected in the Killoe area plus retaining a loyal mutual friendship with our local Fianna Fail politician, Mickie Doherty RIP. Expressed sympathy to his wife Kathleen, sons Albert, Philip, daughters Miriam, Leonie, Cathy Andrea Emer, sister Theresa, brother Jim, sons/ daughters in law, grandchildren extended families, friends. Months memory mass for Albert will be celebrated in St Mel’s College Chapel on Saturday, 20 September at 12 o’clock. May he rest peacefully. The parish also express sincere condolence to our Bishop Francis Duffy and families on the sad bereavement of their mother, Mary C (Cissie) Duffy, (nee Dolan), Bawnboy, Co Cavan who was laid to rest last week. May she rest in peace.

Nuptials

Congratulations to Aine Brady, daughter of Tom and Nancy, Boher, Killoe who exchange nuptial vows with Sean Meenahan, Longford in St Mary’s Church, Ennybegs, Killoe. Also congrats to Breda Casey, daughters of Bernard and Breege, Ohill, Killoe who exchanged nuptial vows with Robert Ryland, Banagher in Multyfarnham Abbey. Also congrats to Linda Connell, daughter of Tom and Margaret, Soran, Killoe who exchanged nuptial vows with Jason Keogh, Longford in St Mary’s Church, Edgeworthstown. Also congrats to Catherine Bohan, daughter of Jim and Patricia, Cullyfad, Killoe who exchanged nuptial vows with Owen Blackburn, Dublin in St Oliver’s Church, Cullyfad, Killoe. The parish extend a big congrats to all the happy couples and their families for a great future filled with good health and happiness.

Condolence

Sincere sympathy is extended to Mary Monaghan, (nee Quinn, formerly Cullyfad) and families Coolarty, Granard, Quinn families, Cullyfad, extended families, friends, neighbours on the sad bereavement of Mary’s husband, Richard Monaghan who was laid to rest last week. May he rest peacefully. Also sincere condolence to Breege McGrath, (nee Quinn, Longford) and families, Moatfarrell, Ballinalee, extended families, neighbours, friends on the sad bereavement of Breege’s husband, Peter (Petie) McGrath who was laid to rest last week. May he rest in peace. Also sincere condolence to Angela McManus, (nee Brady) and families, Corneddan, Killoe, extended families, friends, neighbours on the sad bereavement of Angela’s brother, Seamus Brady, Bredagh, Carrigallen, Co Leitrim who after a short but bravely borne illness was laid to rest last week. May he rest peacefully.

Lotto

Lotto numbers drawn weekend 31/8/14 – 5, 10, 18, 25. 20 euro winners S Ryan, Lanesboro; Gerry Shanley, Lanesboro; Donagh Corrigan, c/o Doyles; Aida McDermott, Moydow; Francis Courtney, Kilnashee; Sellers prize: B Brady. Jackpot 3600 euro.

Church notes

St Mary’s, Ennybegs, Masses Wednesday 10am, Thursday 11am, Friday 8pm Ann Fenelon, Farnagh Hill, Longford/ Clontumpher. Exposition blessed sacrament both churches 6 – 9pm. Church collectors September Saturday 8pm – Frank Toher/ PJ McManus, Sunday 11am – Matt Clarke/ Bernard Brady. Rainbow support programme for children (5 years plus) and teenagers who have experienced loss through a bereavement or separation in the families commencing in family centre Longford. Wednesday September 24 2014 at 6pm for 12 weeks. Booking essential before 19 September 2014, tel 043 3346827/ 087 2843034.

Cullyfad Bingo

Cullyfad bingo, Wednesday night at 9pm. With the bonus number now worth €1,040 and another €1,000 to be won on “Spin the Wheel”. So come along for a good night’s entertainment. We look forward to seeing you.