Kilcornan Notes December 18, 2017
LOTTO: The results for Saturday December, 16. The Jackpot was not won. Lucky dips to. Bridget Kelly, Ettie McDonagh, Aaron Cregan and Eileen Tynan. Next week's jackpot will be €3,6050. If you wish to buy lotto tickets, please contact any of the following: Liam Meade, Katherine Maher or John Nealon who will organise tickets for you. €2 each or €20 to be included for 10 weeks, €50 for half year or €100 for full year. Tickets are also on sale at the Beer Garden in Kildimo.
CHURCH CHRISTMAS ARRANGEMENTS: St. John the Baptist Church; Christmas Eve Mass at 11am, 6pm and again at 8pm. On Christmas Morning Mass will be at 11am.
CHURCH OF IRELAND ARRANGEMENTS: On Sunday December, 17 we will have a Carol Service in St. Mary's Church in Askeaton. This wonderful Seasonal Service will commence at 3pm and is sure to entertain and bring the joys of Christmas to us all. Everybody will be very welcome. On Sunday December, 24 we will have the Christmas Eucharist in Castletown Church at 10pm. On Christmas Morning we will have the Christmas Eucharist in St. Mary's Church in Askeaton at 9.30am
ST. V de PAUL: St. Vincent de Paul Society, local branch wish to thank everyone who kindly contributed to the recent Church Gate Collection. If you missed the collection you can still contribute by contacting any members of the local branch of the Society. Our thanks, also, to the organisers and players of the 45 drive in Pallaskenry Community Hall last week.
COMMUNITY COUNCIL: Thank you to everyone who helped with the bag packing in Tesco at the Crescent Shopping Centre on Saturday last in aid of our Senior Citizens Party. The Senior Citizens party will be held on January, 14. Our newsletter is available in the Church and on our web page.
TIDY TOWNS ACTION GROUP: Notice of AGM: The AGM is on Tuesday January, 16 2018 in Kilcornan Community Centre at 8.00pm. Residents aged 16 and over are entitled to vote or be elected to office. We look forward to seeing you there.
KILCORNAN NATIONAL SCHOOL: Kilcornan National Schools Christmas production of 'Oliver Twist' and 'Children of the World' took place in the Community Centre on Tuesday with matinee performance at 10.00am. Well done to all concerned for the wonderful entertainment. Thanks to all who supported 'Operation Christmas Shoebox' sending 79 shoeboxes around the world. Pupils are invited to attend the Christmas Panto 'Cinderella' in the UL Concert Hall on Thursday December 21.
HOPE: There will be a fund raising event in the Lounge of The Seven Sisters in Kildimo on Saturday December, 30, beginning at 9.30pm. All musicians, singers are invited to come and enjoy the music of Mickey Dunne on Uilleann Pipes, and to join in with some tunes and songs. A raffle will also be held. All proceeds and donations are in aid of the HOPE Foundation to send Slaney Mulcair to Calcutta in April 2018 in a project to help the children there.
On behalf of all our contributors to the Community Notes, have a very happy and peaceful Christmas.