COMMUNITY GAMES: The Art and Model Making County Final took place in Carrickedmond on Friday the 23rd. March. In the U8 Girls, Lola Sullivan took Joint 3rd place. In the U10 Girls, Casey Rowley took 3rd. place. In the U14 Boys, James Kennedy took 2nd place. In the Model Making, Aoife Sheridan, took joint 3rd place. Well done to all who represented Killoe in the Art and Model Making Finals and congratulations to the medal winners.
DISCO NIGHT OUT: Scoil Mhuire Parents Association(Longford Convent Secondary School)are hosting a fundraiser and social night on Thursday 29 March 2012 in the Spiral Tree, Main Street Longford from 10pm til late. Everyone is welcome.
MULTIPLE SCLeROSiS: Church gate collection for the Longford branch of multiple Sclerosis will be held on Saturay 31 March/Sunday 1 April 2012. Your support will be greatly appreciated.
GAA: Killoe GAA website reminder. If any persons have images which they would like to be included on the new GAA Killoe website please contact Gerry Rowley or Sean Whelan before closing date 1 April 2012.
CHURCH NOTES: St Marys Ennybegs Mass Wednesday at 10am ,Friday 8pm Saturday 8pm. Note all evening masses during summertime will be at 8pm in both parish churches. Alter Society April rota Sheila Walsh,Bridie Kenny Margaret Connell. Offertory collectors April rota Saturday Mass Donal McGuire/PJ McManus,Sunday Mass Declan Rowley/Terry McCormack. Confirmation St Marys Thursday 29 March 2012 at 2pm. We welcome Bishop Colm O’Reilly to our parish and extend good wishes to our twenty nine youth from 6th class in St Theresa’s NS Clontumpher Killoe and their families.
VOLUNTEERS: Longford Accord are seeking applications from persons who wish to consider becoming a marriage education facilitator. Further details contact Accord Longford tel 043 3347222.
LOTTO: Numbers drawn weekend 18/3/12. 2,5,8,11. No jackpot winner. 20 euro winners Mark Mimnagh Clonbalt; Mel Ireland Knockloughlin; Bill Keane c/o B Bracken; Margie Farrell Longford Carol Lennon Clontumpher. Sellers prize Kiernan shop. Jackpot 7800 euro.
ART CLASSES: Adult art classes are commencing in Ennybegs community centre using water colours and acrylic paint on Friday 30 March 2012 on a weekly basis from 6.30pm – 8pm. Further details contact Mary tel 087 0606276.
Meeting: The monthly meeting of Longford Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will take please Wednesday 4th April at 1030am-1230pm in Ballinalee Health Centre, Granard Rd, Ballinalee. Mums & their nurslings & Mums to be from all areas are welcome. Come along for a cuppa & a chat. Contact Michelle 087 7805873 or Caroline 087 6418083 for further details.
Defibrillator Fundraiser: A fundraiser for a defibrillator for the Parish of Killoe will take place in Begley’s Bar on Sunday, April 15 next. Music on the night will be provided by Connie Reilly and admission is optional. Your support would be much appreciated for this very worthwhile cause.
Watercolour painting: for adults will be held in Killoe Community Centre, Ennybegs, on Thursday March 29 from 6.30pm to 8pm. For further details, phone 087-0606276.