Cloone

Text alert: Do you want to know what’s going on in your own neighbourhood? Text Alert is coming to Cloone and Aughavas. Are you interested? Meeting at Cloone Community Centre at 9.15pm on Monday April 2nd. Come along and see how it can benefit you.

Text alert: Do you want to know what’s going on in your own neighbourhood? Text Alert is coming to Cloone and Aughavas. Are you interested? Meeting at Cloone Community Centre at 9.15pm on Monday April 2nd. Come along and see how it can benefit you.

CLOONE/AUGHAVAS COMMUNITY PLAYSCHOL: Bookings for September 2012 for children who are age 2 years and 10 months on 1st September 2012. If your child is going to school in September 2013 and born between 2nd February 2008 and 30th June 2009 they are entitled to avail of the free pre-school year. Enquiries and/or booking contact Mary Moran playschool leader on 071 9636916 or 086 8382545.Children learn through play in our safe stimulating and educational environment.

NORTH WEST SIMON COMMUNITY: Annual church gate collection in Aughavas/Cloone this weekend 24th/25th March 2012. Your support would be appreciated.

Thanks: Irish Heart Foundation wish to thank everyone who contributed so generously to their church gate collection held in Cloone recently. Amount collected was 297 euro.

OIL PAINTING CLASSES: continue each Monday night in Teach Duchais ,Drumeela from 8-10 pm. Beginners and improvers welcome. Further information from 087 2787139.

PRESENTATION: Cloone GAA is organising a race night on Saturday next 31st March in Creegans Bar and will also present medals to our winning 2011 junior champions on the night. A good night’s entertainment is guaranteed.

10K RACE AND 5K FUN RUN /WALK: Cloone GAA are pleased to announce their first ever 10K race and 5K fun run/walk on Sunday 27th May 2012.

COISTE NA NOG: Aughavas table quiz on Good Friday night in the community centre. Proceeds towards playing gear for players and trainers. Aughavas novelty act team will perform “the Tailors Dummy” sketch. A good night assured,all welcome.

EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS: We hope to run a bus to the Eucharistic Congress on Tuesday 12th June 2012 in the RDS in conjunction with our cluster area. The book has been booked by Mohill parish pastoral council. If anyone wishes to reserve a place on the bus,please contact Fr Sam. Cost for the day will be 3 euro. All details including a full list of activities relating to the congress can be found on the website www.ie2010.ie.

TEXT ALERT: Do you want to know what is going on in your neighbourhood? Text alert is coming to Cloone and Aughavas. Are you interested ? Meeting in Cloone Community Centre at 9.15pm on Monday 2nd April. Come along and see how beneficial it is to you.

AUGHAVAS /CLOONE ACTIVE AGE: Meeting of members in Cloone Com Centre on Thursday 29th March at 8.30pm to discuss future outings. This meeting is being held in conjunction with the distribution of intervention cheese and all members are requested to attend.

LEIITRIM IFA: Public meeting Monday 26th March at 8.30pm in the Bush Hotel Carrick on Shannon.Guest speaker is Mr John Bryan IFA president. All farm famlies are welcome.

AUGHAVAS PTAA: The agm in the parish room after the evening Mass on Friday 30th March. New members are invited to attend. The three commitments for membership are 1 to abstain from all alcoholic drink, 2 to recite the offering twice daily,3 to wear the emblem publicly. Among the membership sections are Young Pioneers (12 years upward) who in addition to abstaining from alcohol promise to abstain from illicit drugs for life.

ENROLMENT FORMS: Parents of pupils wishing to enroll in Fatima NS Cloone in September 2012 can collect enrolment forms at present from the school or from the playschool in the community centre. Contact Mrs Teresa Moran at 071 9636522 if necessary. Completed forms to be returned by March 30th please.

FIRST CONFESSIONS: for the children of Aughavas and Cloone parishes will take place in St Josephs Church Aughavas on next Thursday 29th March at 7.30pm.

RECENT RETIREMENTS: Congratulations and best wishes to Mr Damian Brennan and Mrs Moira Clancy who have retired recently from Cloone NS after over 30 years service each to the education of Cloone children. Their retirements were marked on February 29th by the present pupils with a beautiful mass,presentation and social in the community centre on the teachers last day. It was a fitting and emotional farewell to two very dedicated and much-loved teachers.

WELCOME & BEST WISHES: The parish of Cloone welcomes Ms Tara McCabe Corduff and Ms Ciara Quinn Drumhalla to the teaching staff of Fatima NS Cloone to replace Mr Brennan & Mrs Clancy. We wish them well. Best wishes also to Mrs Teresa Moran Aughavas who takes up the post of principal of the school and to Mrs Amu Tiernan new resource teacher.