Doon

WEEKDAY MASS: 10am in the Convent Chapel Monday – Saturday.

WEEKDAY MASS: 10am in the Convent Chapel Monday – Saturday.

EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS 2012

Will be held from June 10-17, 2012. Prayer cards available in church porch as we ask God’s blessings on this unique event.

ANNIVERSARIES: JULY 16/17

Saturday 6.30pm Sean O’Sullivan and Grandparents John and Josephine Franklin

Sunday 9am Thomas, Mary and Eddie Hartnett, Lacknogoneeny

Sunday 10am John Hayes, Toomaline

Sunday 11am Mary Clancy, Bilboa Bridge and Month’s Mind for Sean Clancy.

Month’s Mind John Joe Fahey on Friday August 5, at 7.30pm.

OBITUARY

Danny Coughlan, Kykeogue, Oola laid to rest on Tuesday in Doon. Bridget Treacy nee Dillon, Roscrea and Cooga laid to rest on Monday in Roscrea. Sympathy to the bereaved. Kathleen (Kitty) Ryan, Lower Toomaline R.I.P. Funeral arrangements later.

DOON CEMETERY MASS

Annual Graveyard Mass on Friday July 29 at 7.30pm.

ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE, CAPPAMORE:

The following night classes are on offer for the Autumn: Care for the Elderly FETAC Level 5. Information and Technology FETAC Level 4 and Cookery for special occasions. Please ring the school on 061 381272 for information after August 22.

GRIFFITH COLLEGE

Free Courses for the unemployed as follows: Higher Diploma in Computing (Level 8). Certificate in Computing Science (Level 6) and Special Purpose Award in SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) Management (Level 7). Closing date for applications is August 12. www.gci.ie for further information.

CLONMACNOIS YOUTH FESTIVAL

August 4 – 7. The Youth 2000 summer fest in Clonmacnoise, Co. Offaly is a 4 day Catholic event for youth aged 16-35 bringing together young people from across the country to grow in faith, form new friendships and celebrate with music and prayer. For further information, please log on to www.youth2000.ie

DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK:

On Sunday August 7, 2011.

DOON TIDY TOWNS: The AGM will take place in Doon Community Centre on Thursday July 14 at 9pm. All welcome.

PIONEER PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK

On Sunday July 17. Cost €15. Inquiries please to 061 380201.

DOON GAA

LOTTO July 4: Numbers drawn (4,9,19,21) No Jackpot winner. Thanks to Mary English, her fundraising team and everyone who baked in particular Helen Maher who contributed wonderful cakes to our raffle for our Cake Sale Fundraiser. In excess of €1,200 was raised.

Limerick GAA Hurling Super Camps are being held in Doon from July 19-21, from 10am – 2.30pm for 13-15 year olds only. Each Participant will receive a camp Jersey. The cost is €E35 and registration next Monday evening in the clubhouse from 7pm to 8pm.

Fixtures: Wednesday July 13 at 7.30pm Under 13 Championship Bruff V Doon in Bruff. Friday July 15 – All day U.10 Hurling Blitz Venue TBC. Results: Junior A Championship Doon 2-6 Cappamore 0-21. Under 16 Championship Doon 3-12 Kilmallock 3-12. These are preliminary fixtures, please sign up to text service to get accurate game information.