Gneeveguilla Basketball Club
We are holding our A G M on this Tuesday June 25th at 9pm in the GAA Club in Gneeveguillla. Everyone welcome.
Congratulations to baby Daniel James Lenihan, Gortdarraig Headford who was christened on Saturday last at Shrone Church by Fr. Pat O' Donnell, P.P. with his parents Sadieand Donie, bother Niall, sister Sarah, Godparents : Danny Lenihan, Karina MacSweeney and family and friends,
Deepest sympathies are extended to the family and friends of Phyllis O' Connor (nee O'Leary), Cullen and late ofReadrinagh, Maureen Fleming, Blackwater, Kenmare andlate of Knocknagree; Anne O'Keeffe (nee O'Connell), Lower Coom, Gneeveguilla; Catherine O’Sullivan (nee O’Mahony), Raheen, Headford, Killarney and late of Doocarrig, Headfordwhose deaths occurred during the week. May they Rest in Peace.
Rathmore Parish Cemetery Masses for 2013
Shrone: Tuesday 25th June at 8:00pm
Kilquane: Thursday 27th June at 8:00pm
Old Chapel: Tueday 2nd July at 8:00pm
Beheenagh: Thursday 4th July at 8:00pm
Token Fire Mountain Mass
The annual Mass at the Mass Rock on Token Fire Mountain will take place on Sunday June 23rd at 7am. All are welcome.
IRD Duhallow Award Nomination
The Rathmore Social Action Group has been shortlisted for the IRD Duhallow Social Enterprise Award. The winners will be announced at a banquet on June 21st.
Journey on Us
The Rathmore Social Action Group has been chosen by Iarnród éireann as one of the groups who will receive a free rail journey through the “Journey on Us” initiative. A party of 50 people will now be taken on a trip to any destination in Ireland courtesy of Iarnród Éireann.
Room rental with catering facilities is available for various functions such as community events christenings, meetings. Reasonable rates. DVD Copying
There is a DVD copying service, conversion of VHS tapes to DVD and Hi8 tapes to DVD available at Teach Iosagain.
A series of two day summer camps will be held in Teach Iosagain in July/August. Only €20 per child (hot lunch is included). Also a one day Arts and Crafts Camp will take place on July 25th. Contact the centre for an application form.
A Family Tree mass in Tubrid well Millstreet on Friday 28th June with devotions commencing at7.30pm. Preacher is Eugene Barrett O.F.M. Franciscan Friary cork. There will be a first class relic of Padre Pio at this mass.
To celebrate the end of a busy year where we received out first Discovery Primary Science Award and our football team won their rural schools competition as well as getting to the final of the Rathmore Credit Union 2 teacher schools competition, Hollymount N. S. are hosting a mass followed by a barbeque on Tuesday next June 25th Mass begins @ 12:00. Everyone welcome.
The Kerry GAA club sweepstake Final which will initially involve 72 dogs, will have a value in excess of €5,000 with the heats being held over the previous 3 Friday nights. Each club unit is requested to support the night by selling 40 tickets @ €10 each. Tickets are available from all clubs and Divisional Boards in the county. Clubs may request extra tickets. Any additional revenue can be retained by the club. Car Raffle tickets now on sale @ €10 Prizes: 1st new Opel Insignlsa sponsored by Aherns Castleisland; 2nd prize: Holiday for 2 in Florida for 14 nights with car hire; 3rd prize: holiday for 2 in sesimbra near Lisbon for 7 nights include car hire; 4th Prize: 2 tickets to All lreland hurling or football finals 2014 including Accommodation in Dublin.; 5th prize: weekend away for 2- Malton Hotel; 6th Prize : weekend away for 2- Moran/Bewleys Hotel Group in Ireland; 7th Prize: weekend away for 2- carton house; 8th prize: free entry for 1 year to Kerry GAA Lotto; 9th prize: subscription for 1 year to Croke park GAA season Ticket; 10th prize: signed Kerry GAA jersey,Tickets : €10 or book of 6 for €50.
Be a Volunteer Ambassador for The Gathering 2013. Are you likely to share your local knowledge with visitors? We are looking for friendly, outgoing and knowledge volunteers to give a warm Irish welcome to visitors to Kerry this busy tourist season.Ambassadors will provide information about upcoming Gathering events in the locality and show visitors why Kerry is one of the best place in the world to visit! For more details or to apply visit www.volunteer.ie/events/gathering phone: 01-6369446 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Gathering 2013, It is getting closer to the Discover Duhallow A Day in the Regions which is sure to be a fantastic month full of a variety of events from family fun days to larger festivals and everything in between. I R D Duhallow would like to encourage everyone to go directly to the IRD Duhallow website for details on these wonderful events at www.irdduhallow.com or to pick up a booklet in local shops and business detailing all of the events taking place. Following the great interest from committees and individuals all over Duhallow there is a range of events planned for the month of July in Duhallow to celebrate the Day of Regions in conjunction with The Gathering. The Gathering is an opportunity for people in Duhallow and those abroad to get involved in this national movement: from Monday 1st July to Sunday 3th August. I R D Duhallow would like to thank all the communities that have put so much work into organising their events & in their enthusiastic approach to this initiative. For further information please contact Helen at 029-60633.
Rathmore Walk Why not take part in the historical walk of Rathmore today commencing at 2pm on Sunday July 21st. from Rathmore Church, The 3 mile walk is being organised by Rathmore community Council in conjunction with the Sliabh Luachra Walking Club. This walk will encompass landmarks and will travel from Church to Forge Cross to the fort on the Old Road to Bog road to Shinnagh cross to village. And will return to Teach Iosagain in Rathmore for light refreshments. Guest speakers will provide everyone with a detailed account of these sites on walk route and for a video display on local archaeological sites. Further information contact : Michael 0876676817 or email email@example.com or full details will be available soon @ www.rathmorecc.com