Graiguecullen/killeshin

MONTHLY MARKET

MONTHLY MARKET

If you have something to sell and would like to take part in a Monthly Market in the old school in Killeshin, contact 086 3629516 for further information. First Market will be in September.

KILLESHIN FC

Killeshin FC is holding used clothes, shoes and phones collection on Saturday, September 14. Anyone wishing to donate can deliver bagged items to Killeshin Hall car park from 12 to 4pm. on the day or if necessary we will arrange to collect. If collection is required please ring 0851415791 or 0872390562 or 0868512807.

Killeshin FC .Lotto results for Sept 01, numbers drawn were 9, 17, 18 and 23. There was no Jackpot winner. The €25 lucky dip winners were John Lawlor, Paul Dowling, Jason Brennan and Joey Power. Seller’s prize went to Killeshin Stores. Next Jackpot is now €11,000

FIACC’S FOLK MAGAZINE 2013-2014

Now accepting items for the Fiacc’s Folk Our Parish Annual. Please submit any articles, stories or photographs that you would like to be considered for inclusion in this year’s annual. They can be emailed to fiaccsfolk@gmail.com or left at parish office for the attention of the Editorial Committee, Fiacc’s Folk. All items must be handed in no later than Friday 20 September.

PARISH CHOIRS

St Clare’s Children’s Choir practice on Monday nights from 4.30pm to 5.30pm in Parish Centre, please note change of time. Choir is open to all primary school children and First year in secondary school.

Parish Youth Choir practice each from 12.45pm to 2pm. The choir is open to all secondary school students and young adults. Musicians are also very welcome.

ST FIACC’S HOUSE

St Fiacc’s House would like to thank “St. Fiacc’s Fit for Life” group for the donation of €2,200 following their run.

Any Qualified Nurses interested in On Call Hours, please call St Fiacc’s House or 059 9143892.

CHILDREN’S LITURGY

The Sunday school has resumed after the 11.30am Mass in St Clare’s. Invited are all children aged between Four years and First class to take part. The aim is to introduce the children to the Mass by taking part in activities appropriate to their age. These activities will take place in the parish centre. The children will leave at the start of Mass and will be supervised by adults and students from our second level schools. The children will return to Mass at the ‘Our Father’.

PARISH BINGO

Bingo every Tuesday night at 8.30pm in Graiguecullen Hall. Great money to be won on the night.

THURSDAY MORNING CLUB

Thursday Morning Club has resumed after 10am Mass in St Clare’s. Parishioners are invited into the Parish centre after Mass for a cuppa and a chat.

YOUNG READERS COURSE

Course for young readers begins on Monday 16 September from 7pm to 8pm in the Parish Centre and will run for four Monday nights. Any secondary school student who would like to become a reader in our churches is welcome to attend.

PRE-BAPTISM MEETINGS

Next meeting on Monday 04 November from 7 to 8.30pm in the Parish Centre. All parents presenting their child for Baptism during the next few months are requested to attend one of the meetings.

YOUTH MINISTRY SPACE

Our next Parish Centre Mass will take place on Sunday 15 September at 6pm. Tea and chat afterwards.

Reflection Sessions will continue on Monday 16 at 4.15pm in the Parish Centre for any Pope John Paul II Gold Award participants that have not yet completed their reflections with Cathriona.

Our next Movie night will take place on Wednesday 18 September at 6.30 in the Parish Centre.

BRIDGE CLASSES

Bridge Classes for beginners to commence in October. Numbers limited so contact Anne 9131992 or 0879914682.

INDOOR BOWLS

Graiguecullen & District Indoor Bowls now playing on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 4pm in St Fiacc’s Hall. All ages welcome.

GRAIGUECULLEN GAA

There was no Jackpot winner in the recent draw. The numbers drawn were 04, 09, 19 and 20. There was no winner so the next Jackpot will be €10,000, Reserve €10,000. There were four Match 3 winners of €50 each; Mary Farrell c/o Jim Nelson, P J McEvoy c/o MR, Pa Brennan c/o James Dooley (PC) and Keith and Cian c/o Keith Williamson. Seller’s prize of €20 went to Sean Slater, Red and Seamus Nolan.

PRE-MARRIAGE WORKSHOP

Dates as follows: September 13 and 14, Friday and Saturday. October 11 and 12, Friday and Saturday. November 08 and 09, Friday and Saturday.

To reserve a place book on line at www.accord.ie or phone 059 9138738. For further information please contact: Accord Carlow, St Catherine’s Social Service Centre, St Joseph’s Road, Carlow or email accordcarlow@eircom.net.

KILLESHIN COMMUNITY CENTRE

Anyone interested in renting or leasing rooms in the old Killeshin National School please contact Laurence 086 8521941 or Orla 087 7645127

Killeshin Hall

Now taking bookings cost €20 per hour. Contact Dora in Killeshin Stores 0599147900.

HANDBAGS AND GLAD RAGS

Charity Fundraiser for ALMAS, children and families affected by Aids and or poverty, on 29 September from 10.30am ‘til evening in St Abban’s, Killeen. Wanted donations of children’s, ladies and Gents good quality clothes, shoes, jewellery etc. everything accepted. Drop items to Patricia Horahan or contact her on 059 9145499. This is the Charity that Fr Brian Kavanagh is connected with in a personal way.

Boccia

Thursdays in St Fiacc’s Hall from 5 to 6pm for 10 to 18 year olds. Costs are €2 per week. Contact Tracey or Siobhan at Carlow Youth Service 085 7897288 or 085 7897339 or Joanne County Carlow Sports Partnership 087 2568189.

SOCIALLY MONITORED ALARMS

Applications are still been taken for socially monitored alarms in St Catherine’s Community Services Centre. Contact Edel or Pamela on 059 9138700.