COMMUNITY GAMES: Killoe Community Games Annual Social Night and Fundraiser will take place in Begley’s Pub, Ennybegs, on Saturday night, the 18th. August, 2012. We hope to have a good turn out and your support would be greatly appreciated.
25TH ANNIVERSARY: Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe is celebrating its silver jubilee in existence. To mark this outstanding accomplishment the committee are hosting a “meet and greet get together” on Thursday 2 August 2012 at 8.30pm. The parish extend good wishes to the staunch committed long standing voluntary people and all who are instrumental past and present in the community centre success over the past twenty five years. Congratulations! With every success for the next twenty five years. Everyone is very welcome on the night to join with a celebrated mass at 8.30pm for all deceased and living members and subscribers. Refreshments will be served afterwards. Happy anniversary.
SEAN NOS DANCING: Imelda McHugh is now giving lessons in a fun traditional Sean nós dancing creation at Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe on Wednesday evenings. Children from 6 years upwards 7-8pm,adults 8-9pm.Cost 5 euro. Children 3 euro per child. Enquiries tel 071 9638514.
CONDOLENCE: Sincere sympathy is extended to the McKeon families Aughaboy Killoe on the very sad bereavement of their sister Kathleen London/formerly Aughaboy Killoe Co Longford (beloved daughter of the late John and Mary (nee Campbell). The parish express condolence to her sisters Gretta Moira brothers Sean, Gerome Michael, Fergal uncle John Campbell Wexford, aunts Rose Dublin, Kathleen McQuade Granard, Elizabeth Tierney, Granard, Campbell Mahon, Brady families, Co Longford, sisters/brothers in law, nieces, nephews extended families and many friends UK/Ireland. Requiem Mass was celebrated in Our Lady of Lourdes Church Acton London. Remains arriving to St Mary’s Church Ennybegs Killoe Co Longford on Saturday 4 August 2012 for funeral Mass at 12 noon with internment afterwards in Aughaboy cemetery Killoe. May she rest peacefully.
CHURCH NOTES: St Mary’s Ennybegs Mass Wednesday at 10am,Thursday no mass, Friday 10am (First Friday) Saturday funeral mass at 12 noon (receive the remains of Kathleen McKeon London formerly Aughaboy Killoe. Burial afterwards in Aughaboy cemetery) RIP. Saturday Mass 8pm.First Friday calls on Thursday 2 August 2012 (wedding on Friday).Fr Casey will contact everyone re time of visit. Collectors for August Saturday – PJ McManus/Donal McGuire Sunday -Vincent Lennon/ Mattie Clarke, Fr Denis Hartnett Mill Hill Missions will speak at parish mass on Saturday/Sunday 5 August 2012 promoting the work of his missionary order. St Olivers Cullyfad Mass Thursday (First Friday vigil) at 8pm,Sunday Mass 9.30am Thomas and Mary (Cissy) McAliney (nee Lynch Dernacross Killoe).
COLLECTION: The Irish Kidney Association will be holding their annual Church gate collection on Saturday 4 /Sunday 5 August 2012 in the parish. Your support is greatly appreciated.
THANK YOU: The management and staff of th EDI Centre Longford wish to thank everyone for their contribution towards their recent Church gate collection. St Mary’s Saturday 46.90 euro, Sunday 103.15 euro, St Olivers Cullyfad Sunday 130.75 euro. In grateful appreciation to evryone.
GAA: The scrap metal project is now recommencing in the parish. Any persons wishing to dispose of scrap items please contact Frank Kiernan 086 2543591, John Dowd 087 2288179,Gerry Rowley 086 3261661 or any Emmet Og club member. No timber plastic or rubber items.
LOTTO: Lotto numbers drawn weekend 22/7/12- 2,12,13,26. No jackpot winner. 220 euro winners Mickie Begley c/o Begleys pub; Cian & Shane Dooner Clonee; John Lennon Clontumpher,Michael; Duleavy Ohill; Jacinta McKeon Ohill. Sellers prize JP McKenna. Jacpot 9600 euro. The club lotto is now getting handsome. Draw envelopes 2 euro each available at all local outlets or club members. Yearly subscriptions 100 euro, 6 months 50 euro. Quarterly 25 euro. The club sincerely thank everyone for support in the past and or the future.
SYMPATHY: Sincere condolence is extended to Sadie Mulleady and families Drumlish Co Longford on the sad bereavement of her husband Sean (Snr) who was laid to rest last week. The parish express sympathy to his wife Sadie, sons Michael Sean Eamon Declan daughters Collette Fiona sons/daughters in law, brother Anthony (Mulleadys refuse, Drumlish) sisters grand children extended families , friends . Requiem mass was celebrated in St Marys Church Drumlish with burial afterwards in new cemetery Drummlish. May he rest in peace.
FOUND: Gordon setter black/brown colour with collar around neck. Currently hanging out in the Esker vicinity. Contact tel 087 7976880.