Clogheen

FIANNA FAIL A.G.M.

FIANNA FAIL A.G.M.

The AGM of Clogheen Cumann will take place in St Pauls Community Centre at 8.30pm. All members and knew members are very welcome.

RUBY ANNIVERSARY

Congratulations to Breda and Eddie Fogarty, Fr Sheehys Terrace, who celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary recently. We wish them both many more years of health and happiness together.

THE GATHERING

A very important meeting to discuss what Clogheen will do for the year of the Gathering, come to the meeting on Friday, March 1, at 7.45pm in St Pauls Community Centre with your ideas. Get in touch with your loved ones who are overseas to come home to Clogheen this year and we will give them a welcome they will not forget.

BRIDIE MULCAHY R.I.P.

Deepest sympathies are extended to the Mulcahy family, Ballyboy West, Clogheen, on the death of their mother Bridie who passed away peacefully last week. She was predeceased by her husband Johnny. She is survived by her daughters Mary and Jean, sons Terry and George and all her extended family. Removal took place from St Theresa’s morturary on Monday to St Mary’s Church, after requiem mass on Tuesday she was laid to rest in Shanrahan cemetery. May her kind and gentle soul rest in peace.

PARISH FUNDRAISERS

The first of two parish fundraisers will be on Friday, March 15, in Cahir House Hotel at 9pm - a social dance with a special emphasis on the music of the 60s and 70s remembering the days of the Arcadia ballroom. Music by Breakin Ice. €10

The second fundraiser will be an Inspirational Candlelit Concert in St. Mary’s Church, Clogheen, on Spy Wednesday, March 27. 8pm. €15. Artists: Trudi Lalor, John Hogan, Paddy O’Brien. Tickets from various outlets and also from both Sacristans in Clogheen and Burncourt. 0527465889 for info.

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF ST MARYS

The 150th anniversary of the Parish Church of St. Mary’s, Clogheen will be in 2014. Discussions on how best to celebrate this historic event for the community have been part of the recent Parish Pastoral Council meeting. Your ideas/ suggestions would be welcomed, and if you can be a volunteer to help in the planning, please do make contact .

HEALING & MEDITATION

Introductory night by Marie Wall on Healing and Meditation on Wednesday, February 27, at 7.30pm in Burncourt Community Hall. If you like what you hear you can sign up for five Wednesday nights for €25.

NOTES

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