The Chiropodist will be in attendance in Borris in Ossory on this Thursday February 19. For appointment please contact Lily Sheeran at 0505 41308
Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday February 18, the beginning of Lent. Ashes will be blessed and distributed at 7.30pm Mass in St Canice’s Church, Borris-in-Ossory. There will be no morning Mass in Borris-in-Ossory on Ash Wednesday. Distribution of ashes will take place in Knockaroo Church at 10am and in Killasmeestia at 10.30am.
Beginning on Thursday, there will be evening mass every evening during Lent at 7.30pm in St Canice’s Church, Borris-in-Ossory. There is no morning mass in Borris-in-Ossory during Lent except on Saturday at 10am.
Adoration in Borris-in-Ossory on Tuesday 9.15-3pm. Eucharistic service in Knockaroo on Tuesday at 2.30pm. Adoration 2.30-3.30pm. Eucharistic service in Killasmeestia on Thursday at 10am. Adoration 10-11am.
SOCIAL IN KILLASMEESTIA
The monthly parish social will take place in Killasmeestia Community Centre on Friday February 20 with music by Brian Mc Dermott. Dancing will be from 9.30pm to 12.30am and supper will be served.
RATHDOWNEY ROAD RESIDENTS
A meeting of Rathdowney Road Residents Association will be held in St Canice’s Hall on Wednesday night February 18 at 8pm.
The Community Alert Texting system is proving very effective in reducing crime in the local area. Anyone not already on the system and would like to join can sign up on Saturday February 21st between 7.30 and 8.30pm in the FAS office Borris-in-Ossory.
Daffodil Day this year takes place on Friday March 27 and organisers in the Borris in Ossory area would welcome more volunteers to help sell the daffodils. If anyone has an hour to spare, please contact Lily Sheeran at 0505-41308 or Stella Kealy at 0505-41391.
Social dancing for fun with Maureen Culleton takes place each Thursday afternoon in St Canice’s Hall, Borris in Ossory from 2.30pm-4pm. All are welcome.
Set dancing classes take place each Monday night in St Canice’s Hall, Borris in Ossory, starting at 8pm. For further information please contact Eileen Daly at 087-6699412
BORRIS-IN-OSSORY GAA CLUB
Lotto draw results for Tuesday February 10. Jackpot €4,400.
There was no winner of the jackpot. The numbers were 3, 6, 8 and 11.
The 10 winners of €20 were:
1. Charlie Origan B-I-O c/o Self.
2. Fint Bergin Kyle c/o Pat Moore.
3. Shay Fitzpatrick B-I-O c/o Finty Kealy.
4. Dick Tynan B-I-O c/o Canice Sheeran.
5. Christine & Eoin Fitzpatrick c/o Finty Kealy.
6. Lisa Dunne Portlaoise c/o Tonys Shop.
7. Jim Walsh Snr B-I-O c/o Peggie Walsh.
8. Esther Graham Roscrea c/o T O’Donnell.
9. Larry Levanzin Kyle c/o Pat Moore.
10. Noel Moore B-I-O c/o Pat Moore.
Next Week’s jackpot will be €4,600.
PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES
The Ossory pilgrimage to Lourdes 2015 – under the patronage of the Most Rev. Séamus Freeman SAC, Bishop of Ossory, takes place from May 22 – May 27 2015. Cost is €775 pps. All bookings for both regular and assisted pilgrims please contact: Glenmore Parish Office on 051/880414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10am – 2.30 pm. Friday 9.15am – 12.15pm (closed on Wednesday).