New Inn

BOYS’ SCHOOL PARENTS COUNCIL

BOYS’ SCHOOL PARENTS COUNCIL

would like to invite all parents to a short meeting tonight Wednesday, May 23, at 8.30pm. All are welcome.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION DAY

Last Saturday, May 19, in New Inn Church, 17 children received Jesus for the first time in Holy Communion. From the boys’ school were Matthew Barry, Kyle Burke, Conor O’Dwyer Fitzgerald, Kevin Keating, Joseph Lawrence, Thomas Marnane, Diarmuid Monaghan, Diarmuid O’Brien and Jason O’Gorman and from the girls’ school were Aoibhe Bergin, Kerri Browne, Sarah Fitzgerald, Ciara Moloney, Eimear O’Brien, Niamh O’Brien, Claire Ryan and Davina Ryan. We wish them well and will be praying for them and their families.

JUNE CEMETERY MASSES

“Remembering our loved ones.” The annual masses will take place as follows: Tuesday, June 5, at 7.30pm - New Inn, Tuesday, June 12, at 7.30pm – Lough Kent, Tuesday, June 19, at 7.30pm – Knockgraffon and Tuesday, June 26, at 7.30pm - Lagganstown. Weather permitting otherwise in nearest church. Please ensure graves are tidied and altar arranged. WOMEN’S GROUP

had a very successful Treasure Hunt last Tuesday,May 15, in Rockwell College. Well done to all the participants. First: Ml Kerwick, 2nd: Teresa Shanahan and 3rd: Catherine Leamy. A big thank you to the committee members who provided refreshments afterwards in the NICC. Many thanks to Rockwell College for the use of their premises.

NEW INN FESTIVAL - FAMILY FUN DAY

Sunday, June 3, is the date for this year’s festival. New Inn Festival plans to be a fun day for all ages. It will begin with a fancy dress parade themed “Events of 2012”, groups and individuals are welcome to enter. Side shows, sports, athletics, vintage vehicle display, kiddies corner, pet show, baby show and lots more. Daisy returns for another year, tickets are now on sale. More info on facebook or contact Isobel on 0877723538.

NEW INN & DISTRICT VINTAGE & CLASSIC CLUB

would like to thank all who contributed and took part in their run for Alzheimer’s last Sunday, May 13. They plan to present the cheque to the Alzheimer’s Society next Saturday, May 26, in Barron’s Pub, New Inn at 9.30pm. All are welcome.

YOUTH CLUB

is now finished for the summer and back again in September. The annual “End of Year” trip will take place on Saturday, June 16, to Dublin Zoo. A big thank you to all the leaders and parents for all their work during the year. Hope to see you all and maybe some new faces in September.

ATHLETICS

Training with Mary Doyle takes place for 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th class boys and girls every Monday and Wednesday evening in the G.A.A. pitch from 5pm sharp to 6pm. All children must be collected at 6pm sharp.

WOODENSTOWN GROTTO

Rosary will be recited at Woodenstown Grotto every Friday evening at 7.30 pm for the month of May.

PARISH COUNCIL

next meeting will be held on Monday, May 28.

SUNDAY AFTERNOON WALK.

Route: Woodenstown. Duration: 1 hr 20 mins. Please assemble at car park opposite New Inn Church at 2pm this Sunday, May 27. All are welcome.

SINCERE SYMPATHY

is extended to Mairead Moloney and family, Lagganstown, New Inn on the sudden death of John who died recently. Ar Dheis De Go Raibh a hAnam.

SINCERE SYMPATHY

is extended to Richard and Cathy Kelly, Knockgraffon on the death of Cathy’s sister Alice Meegan, Coolville, Co.Antrim who died recently. Ar Dheis De Go Raibh a hAnam.

ROCKWELL ROVERS GAA CLUB

U6 & U8 FOOTBALL BLITZ

Well done to our U6’s who competed at a blitz at Clerihan Fun Day last Sunday, May 13. They won one match and lost one. Team: Cian O’Sullivan, Niamh Perry, Caoimhe Grace, Jack Moloney, Caitlin Clifford, Andrew Gallagher and Lisa Blair. Our U8’s also took part in a blitz, they won 2 games and drew 1. Team: Danny Doherty, Cian O’Brien, Joseph Lawrence, Niamh Ryan, Alyiah McKenna, Cathal McCarthy,Mark O’Grady, Luca Fitzgerald, Sennan McMahon, Eoghan Doyle and Conor Hennessy. Well done to all involved with these young teams especially coach Paul Perry, mentors on the day: Dermot O’Brien, Andy Hennessy, Brendan Ryan and Glen Grace and to the parents who came out to support the teams.

CUL CAMP

Kellogg’s Cul Camp, July 9 to 13, 10am to 2pm. Please note the changed times. Book online to receive discount - http://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/, see promotional packs of Kellogg’s Cornflakes & Rice Krispies for details or contact Geraldine Cleary, secretary on (087 9496630) for more info.

TIPPERARY GAA - DOUBLE HEADER

GAA Munster SNR Hurling and Football Quarter Finals on Sunday, May 27, at Semple Stadium Thurles, Tipperary v Kerry at 2pm followed by Tipperary v Limerick at 4pm. Tickets available from the club, please contact John Hally or Joe Blair.

ROCKWELL ROVERS CONFINED MEMBERS CLUB DRAW

The first draw is being held in the Club house on Thursday night May 31. There will be five monthly draws. There are over €9,000 in prizes with a first prize of €1,200. Contact club secretary John Hally on 086 3638567 or club treasurer Joe Blair on 087 2830337 for more details.