Powerstown Lisronagh

BAPTISMS

BAPTISMS

We welcome into the Christian community Fionn Patrick Dempsey, Michael Austin O’Donoghue, and Phoebe Emma Farrell who were baptised in the parish last weekend. We congratulate their parents.

SYMPATHY

We extend our sympathy to Marie Looby, on the death of her mother Maureen Walsh, Clerihan.

We extend our sympathy to Willie O’Donnell, Linden Lea, on the death of his father John O’Donnell, Clonmore South.

We extend our sympathy to Jim O’Dea, Lawlesstown, on the death of his mother Margartet O’Dea, Ballyvaden.

WEDDING

Congratulations to Paul Farrell and Sarah O’Brien, who were married in Powerstown on Saturday last.

WORLD YOUTH DAY

The International Youth Pilgrimage will take place in Madrid, Spain, in August. Anyone interested in this youth festival and pilgrimage can contact Fr. Paul Murphy--051 396616.

TROCAIRE

As Lent is progressing fast it is important to think of the needy of the world. We do this by using our Trocaire boxes during lent to make our contribution.

FIRST FRIDAY

Friday next is the first Friday of the month. Mass in Powerstown on Friday evening at 7.30pm. Mass in Lisronagh on Thursday evening at 7.30pm. Eucharistic devotion on Thursday from 4pm to 7pm.

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA

Parish pilgrimage to Fatima and Lisbon coast takes place in September. Cost €850. Booking- Susan Phelan 6121352.

TENNIS NEWS

Tennis coaching will resume on Saturday, April 2, in Monroe at the following times: seven to 12 years 10a.m to 11a.m, over 12s 11a.m to 12 noon. New members welcome.

AMERCIAN TEA PARTY

An American Tea party in aid of parish funds will take place in Hillview on Friday, April 8, at 8p.m. Details available from Maura Donovan and Mary Cahill.

RATHKEEVIN CARDS

Winners of the Progressive 25, at Rathkeevin Hall, on Thursday, March 24. Winners on 12 games: Jim and Mary Garrett. Sharing second and third on 10 games: Andy Hogan and Teddy Dillon; Nora O’Donnell and Alice McCarthy.

Table Prizes: On the 19th game: John Costello and Pete Kelly. On the 20th game: Philip and Kevin Fahey

Progressive 25 again on Thursday, March 31, at 8.30 pm (sharp).

MONROE CARDS

Results of the game on March 22. 42 players,

1st. on 11 games Chris Noonan and Michael Aherne. 2nd. on 10 games Tess Maher and Peggy O’Connell. Table prize Tom Flood and William Burke.

Game every Tuesday night at 8.30pm, all welcome.

Cookery Classes in Monroe every Tuesday night also contact Jenny on 0879401981 or email jenny@thesweetestthing.ie.