FAS: Vacancies now available on the Killoe/Newtownforbes FAS scheme. Apply with CV to Tony Mahon FAS Parish Hall, Newtownforbes tel 087 4126265.
DANCING: Come dancing to Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe on Tuesday nights from 8 – 10pm. Refreshments served. Everyone is very welcome.
COUNSELLING:A PCI college low cost counselling service is now available at a number of convenient locations nationwide. For confidential information or arrange an appointment contact Kerry tel 076 6024244.
LOTTO: Lotto numbers drawn weekend 20/01/13 – 6, 17, 20, 27. 20 euro winners Damien Collum Lettergunnell; Davy Ward c/o the Olde Forge; Stephen Coy c/o MB Coy; Igoe family Micknagh; P Duke Templemichael Terrace. Sellers prize Megan Lee. Jackpot 2800 euro.
CHURCH NOTES: St Marys Ennybegs Masses Wednesday/ Thursday at 10am,Friday 10am. First Friday Holy Communion calls Thursday/Friday in the usual order. Collectors for February Saturday 8pm Mass – OJ McManus/ Frank Toher, Sunday 11am Mass – Noel Devaney/ Brendan Bracken. Choir practice Thursday 31 January 2013 at 7.30pm.Exposition Blessed Sacrament in both churches Wednesday 6 – 10pm. St Olivers Cullyfad Mass Friday at 7.30pm.
COMMUNITY GAMES: The County Finals of the Indoor Soccer were held last weekend in Kenagh – results next week. All committee members are requested to attend the next Community Games meeting so as to vote for area nominee.
KILLOE IN THE CAPITAL: To celebrate Killoe’s GAA success and to mark the year of The Gathering, a special event will be hosted at the Irish House Party at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin on Friday, 8th February at 8pm. This celebration with music, dance and refreshments aims to bring together Killoe people who are based in the city and all those in Dublin who have associations with Killoe. The Irish House Party at the Tivoli Theatre has strong connections to the parish through Gerry Quinn of Templeogue and Treanlawn and his family. Parishioners are encouraged to tell anyone they know who is based or living in Dublin about this special event. Further details can be found on The Gathering-Killoe facebook page.
Cilleo Yew Tree Players: Rehearsals are well under way for our upcoming two act production of John B. Keane’s ‘The Chastitute.’ Dates for the diaries are 21st, 23rd, 24th and 25th of March for a great night’s entertainment not to be missed!
Support group: Longford Mother to Mother breastfeeding support group will meet on Wednesday 6th February in Ballinalee Health centre from 1030am to 1230pm. All mums and mums to be welcome to drop in for a cuppa and a chat. The group now also meet on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 11am in Esquires Coffee House, Longford. (next date 21st February) Find our page on Facebook.