Ballyporeen

LADIES FOOTBALL

LADIES FOOTBALL

The ladies football club are holding their annual cake sale on Saturday, December 15, at 8pm after mass, and Sunday 16 at 11.30am, in the community hall. There will also be a raffle on Sunday with prizes including football hoodies, hampers, wine, chocolates and more. The ladies football club would like to say congratulations to Skeheenarinky Hurling Club on their success on winning the south final on Sunday.

BALLYPOREEN PARENTS COUNCIL

Our annual Christmas panto outing is on Thursday, December 13, and we ask all parents to have pupils at the school by 9pm in order to get them in their groups, and to send a packed lunch. We hope to be back by 3pm.

School calendars are available from any committee member and are on sale at Pat Russells and the post office. E8 each or two for E15.

BALLYPOREEN CHILDCARE COMMITTEE AGM

AGM this Thursday, December 13, at 8pm in Happy Days Childcare centre.

CHOIR

Our annual carol service is on Sunday, December 16, at 7pm. The schools of the parish will also be taking part.

CONGRATULATIONS

We would like to take the opportunity to congratulate the Skeheenarinky Hurling team on their south final win on Sunday last a fantastic display of hurling and a well deserved win to a team who played their hearts. Well done lads and best of luck in the county semi final.

Congratulations also to a very talented Sinead O’Mahony, Galtee View, Ballyporeen, on winning Fame Academy in St. Fanahan’s College, Mitchelstown, last Thursday. We had the honour of hearing Sinead sing at the variety concert which was held in Ballyporeen the following night.

SYMPATHY

Our sincere sympathy to the family and friends of Catherine Crotty, Coolagarranroe, who passed away during the week. Catherine was laid to rest in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballyporeen. May she rest in peace.