On our Facebook page ( Granaghcommunitynews) we had a great response to all our photos of Easter and especially the babies who returned to Easter morning Mass, over six hundred views. For anyone who cannot access Facebook, go to our Web page - www.granagh.com and see the eight families and the Easter garden. If you would like to advertise an event, send in old photos etc , e-mail us on - firstname.lastname@example.org
You can add photos to the Instagram page by using #granagh.
Thursday 27th Apr, from 7.30 - 8.15pm, will be held Outside at the Soccer Field, weather permitting.
All fitness levels welcomed.
CUPPA's & CUPCAKES: Friday 28th: - Cuppa's & Cupcakes
will be held in Ballingarry Family Resource Centre, from 12.15pm - 4pm, €2 per Cuppa & Cupcake. Lucky Lines will also be sold on the day,stalls are welcome to set up around The Ballingarry FRC on the day. For more information please ring 069 - 68054.
The annual collection for Milford Hospice will be taken up this weekend - 29/30th, at both Masses in the parish.
GRANAGH UTD F.C:
Lotto Results: No Winner. Winning Numbers. 6. 15. 17. 18. Jackpot €5,800.
Lucky dips: Stephen Kiely, Lisduane. Dave Clifford, Graigacurra. John Sheehan, Kilmore.
Thank you for your support. Tickets can be purchased from O'Gorman's shop,
The Rock Bar and Hickey's Bar Croom.
Will be held in Ballingarry Family Resource Centre on Thursday 4th May from 10am - 12pm. €10 per person over 60. No appointment necessary. For information please ring 069 - 68054
Chiropody is in Croom Family Resource Centre (Scout's Den) on Friday 5th May from 10am - 12pm. €10 per person over 60. No appointment necessary. For information please ring 061 - 602878
An introduction to Yoga, will be held in the Community Centre, Sunday 7th May at 12 pm for a duration of 75 mins, at a cost of €10. This is your opportunity to find out what Hat
ha Yoga is all about and whether you would be interested in doing a course of classes
. For more information - e-mail: -
or contact Eileen on 086 - 7953239. Bring a Mat and Blanket.
REMEMBERING OUR DECEASED:
For the month of April, we remember our family, friends and neighbours, whose mortuary cards are displayed on the Church noticeboard:- Margaret Collins, Granagh P.O. Delia Chawke, Austin Chawke. Jimmy O'Gorman, the Shop. Sheila Hanley, Kilmacanearla. Kitty O'Gorman, Knockfierna. John & Una Scanlan & Kitty O'Regan, Liskennett. Mary Agnes Sheehan, Mary McAuliffe, Dan Brosnan & Maurice J. Sheehy, Coolruss. Padraig Fennessy, Croom. Sadie O'Donoghue, Banogue. Mary O'Leary & Ita O'Leary, Castletown. Peig O'Sullivan. Rev Joseph Shinnors. Sr. Clare McMahon, Co. Laois. MISSION:
Dates 7th - 12th May. Early morning Mass at 7.30am in Granagh for those on the way to work. A later Mass at 10.00am in Ballingarry every morning. The Mission teams will visit each Church in the evenings - Ballingarry 6.30pm and Granagh 8pm.
Fr. Laurence Gallagher and Fr. Kieran Brady welcome everyone to join in, whether a regular Mass goer or not.
FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE:
Mondays: - Over 60's Social Club from 2pm, Activities every week, €3 per person, Wednesdays: - Quilting Class from 10am - 11.30am, €3 per person. In the evening, a Book Club for all ages from 7pm - 8.30pm, €3 per Adult, €1 per Child. Thursdays: - Ballingarry Walkers begin at 7pm refreshments afterwards, €2 per Adult, €1 per Child.
Domestic Abuse services are being provided for victims in Newcastle West, Kilmallock and Limerick. They arrange one-to-one meetings, which are strictly private and confidential and free of charge. Also, there are weekly support group meetings. For appointments ring 061-412354, the 24Hour helpline is 1800-200-400.
EVENTS OF INTEREST: Thur 27th - 1st Apr: - Fleadh by the Feale.
Friday 28th Apr: - Gala Concert in Rathkeale Church, 8pm, €15 tickets.
Fri 28th - 30th Apr: - RiverFest in the City.
Sat 29th Apr: - West Limk Endurance 125 for ' CRY' Monagea.
Sat 29th: - Terra Nova Gardening Class 11am.
Sat 6th May: - Darkness into Light, NCW, 4am at the Desmond Complex. Mon/Tue 8/9th May: - Blood Donation Clinic in Kilmallock. Sunday May 28th: - Milford Hospice Memorial Walk.