summer camp: Killoe Summer Camp will take place from Monday, July 9th to Friday, July 13th at St. Theresa’s N.S., Killoe. It will cater for children between the ages of 4 and 12. It promises to be a fun filled week of various games and activities. For further information or to book a place contact Clara Brady on 086 3581715 or Lorraine McCloughry on 087 2288159.
DEEPEST SYMPATHY: to James Kenny Kiltyclough on the death of his sister Edith in England recently. RIP.
FLEADH: Well done to all involved in the county fleadh which took place in Ballinalee over the weekend for the first time with a large number of competitors. We wish success to all who have qualified for the Leinster finals in Wexford. The quality of the music and dance in all 3 nights was excellent. We look forward to welcoming the fleadh back in the near future.
DEEPEST SYMPATHY: Deepest sympathy to Phil Mulligan River Crescent on the death of his brother John Mulligan Dring. RIP.
LADIES: Well done to the county ladies gaelic team who won the Div 4 league recently with Sharon Treacy as captain. Aisling Reynolds Michele Farrell and Anne McDonnell were also members of the team.
TEXT ALERT: If you have not paid your 5 euro subscription towards the new scheme you can drop it into myself in the Post office.The numbers are being uploaded into the system at present.
SPRING CLEAN: The local tidy towns are looking for volunteers to help with tidying the approach roads to the village. Please contact myself if you wish to help. I have bags and litter pickers available.
GOLF SOCIETY: The next outing is this Sat in Roscommon Golf Club . Please contact Eoin Fagan re times etc.
SUMMER CAMP: Killoe Summer camp July 9 -13 at St Theresa’s NS . Ages 4-12. It promises to be a fun-filled week with various games and activities. Contact Clara Brady 086 5581715 or Lorraine McClougrey 087 2288159.
MCEOIN COMMEMORATION: As you know I have secured funding for the erection of a monument in the village in memory of the late Gen Sean MacEoin. I am looking for people who are interested in getting involved in a committee to organise a weekend of events around the commemoration in early 2013. An Taoiseach Enda Kenny has agreed to perform the unveiling. Contact me at 087 2715072.
LOTTO NUMBERS: 2,13,23,24. 5 X 20 euro Kris Kirkov Pauline Conroy,Noel Carberry Frankie Brady Seamus Maguire. Sellers prize Patk Earley. Jackpot 5100 euro. Draw in Rawles. Lines 2 euro each or 3 for 5 euro.
NIGHT FEVER: On Saturday night next in the Stags head the fabulous band Night Fever are playing in aid of the local park development. Tickets are 10 euro each and are available locally or on the door.
WEDDING BELLS: The marriage took place in St Marys Church Woodside New York on Friday 20th April of Seamus Columb Drumderg and Catherine Galletto New York. The ceremony was performed by Fr Vincent Miceli. Catherine’s bridesmaids were Rita Epilone Christine Demmers and Caroline Reuche. Bestman was Michael Columb,groomsman Gerry McEvoy Timmy Hartnett and Damien Columb. Junior bridesmaid was Eimear Columb ,ring bearer Conor Columb. The reception was enjoyed by family and friends in Millridge Inn Cottage Long Island New York. Congrats to Seamus and Cathy and may you enjoy a long and happy life.
COMMUNITY GAMES: Our annual sports day will take place on Sunday the 20th May 2012 at 12 noon. We have all the usual events for both boys ad girls to take part in – to toddlers race for U4 60m for U6 and U8 80m for U8 60m hurdles for U10,10m for U10,U12 U14 and U16; 200m for U10,600m for U12,800m for U14,80m hurdles for U14,1500m for U16 ,100m relay for U10,U12 U13 U14 U15 and U16. There will be some novelty events for different ages and the mothers and fathers are not getting away without competing either.