• Ian O'Gorman

Kilcornan Notes May 15, 2017

LOTTO: Results for Saturday May, 13 Jackpot was not won. Lucky dips picked were; Alan Ryan, Monica and Mike Heavenor Pat McMorrow and Larry O'Connell. Next week's jackpot will be €2050.00.

CHURCH NEWS: Minister of the Word for Saturday May, 20 is Margaret O'Leary and for Sunday May, 21 is Katie Shiels. Ministers of the Eucharist are Ann O'Brien and Kathleen Hayes for Saturday. Josephine Horan and Kathleen Holland for Sunday.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: Congratulations to the children of Kilcornan, Tadhg Mulvihill, Sadie Loftus, Huey McCauley, Mark O'Rourke, Faith O'Shaughnessy, Aoife Kelly, Cillian O'Shaughnessy, Stephen Bryce, Ava Rose Maher, Gavin Rushe, Roisín Cahill, Sorcha Murphy, Joshua Glackin, John Ward and Declan Hutchinson, who received their First Holy Communion last Saturday and to their Teacher Miss Fiona O'Connor and celebrant Priest: Fr. Tony Kelleher for making it such a special day for the children and their families. As is tradition in Kilcornan the Parents Council provided refreshments to all in the Community Centre after Mass. Thank you to the ladies who provided the food.

COMMUNITY COUNCIL: A Church Gate collection will be held at both Masses this coming week end. Your usual support will be appreciated.

HISTORICAL OUTING: Brother John Feehney, well known author and local historian will lead an outing for the Thomond Archaeological Society on Sunday next May, 21. Meet at Castletown church, Pallaskenry at 2.45pm for guided tour of historical sites in the area including Beagh Castle. Non members welcome

GROW: GROW is a community based organisation that provides support and education around emotional and mental well-being. Our 12-Step Recovery Program provides effective peer support, motivation and empowerment to enable people to take action and improve their mental health. It is a free, confidential service, and there is no referral process- anyone over the age of 18 can simply turn up at a meeting. The Newcastlewest Meeting (which serves the greater West Limerick area) is held every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm at the Desmond Complex. Anyone wishing to know more about GROW and our services please come to this meeting, check our website WWW.GROW.IE, or contact Eimear Purcell at 086-7780664. Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any further queries regarding GROW.

DIGITAL SKILLS FOR CITIZENS: COMPUTERS FOR BEGINNERS Little or no experience with computers? Looking to get IT savvy, get some skills under your belt? Then we have a great opportunity for you, we are offering a Digital Skills for Citizens course. We are currently taking names for a waiting list for this FREE 5-week run in conjunction with Mobile IT. Priority given to those in receipt of a social welfare payment or actively job seeking. To find out more please contact Adrienne on 087 2273294.

SELF EMPLOYMENT SUPPORTS: If you are considering Self Employment and would like to know more about the process involved you should contact our Enterprise Officer Brenda Heath. We are currently rolling out a series of FREE Enterprise Training Workshops for all those considering this route including workshops on Steps to starting your Business, Book-keeping, Marketing and Health & Safety. If you wish to find out more please contact Brenda Heath at West Limerick Resources on 069 66297 / or our support Worker Dee Collins on 069 62222 /


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