Sale of Work
The annual Sale of Work in aid of parochial purposes took place in Ballyouskill Hall on Sunday, November 25. Despite the miserable weather a good crowd enjoyed the afternoon’s entertainment which commenced with a very competitive auction for timber and various items of farm interest followed by the spinner, bottle stall, lucky dip, cake stall and draw for prizes at the end. The First Prize of €300.00 went to popular local publican Frank Brennan, Second Prize: €200.00 - Mai Dooley, Grennan ; Third Prize: Lamb - Ann Dooley, Attanagh; Fourth prize: Christmas cake - Pat Staunton, Ballyouskill; Fifth Prize: Turkey - Mary Kennedy, Barnderry; Sixth prize: Bottle of Whiskey - Pat Mooney, Attanagh; Seventh Prize: 10 Lottery Tickets - Brendan Doheny, Attanagh. Fr. Murphy thanked all who supported this year’s venture in any way.
25 Progressive Card Game
There were eight tables at the 25 Progressive Card Games on Friday, November 23. The winners were John Mooney and Jim Walsh (11 games); Paddy Walsh and Tony Walsh (10 games); the Daltons (10 games).
Painting is making good progress this week and it is expected that the church will be ready for Christmas. There is also great interest in assembling a choir and all are welcome to join.