Notices – 13th January 2019

Recent Deaths

We pray for Pat McCarthy, Rockfort, Maura Sullivan, Curra and Mary O’Donnell, Blackpool, Cork who died recently.


We pray for Mary Lynch, The Lawn, Dan Twohig, Lissagroom, Joe Twohig, Briar Hill & John & Elizabeth O’Donovan, Killountain.

Recent weddings

Congratulations to David Lynch, Russell Hill & Caoimhe Dillon, Ballygarvan and congratulations to Siobhan Murphy Kilmore & John Heavey, Co Galway.


We welcome Niall Gabriel O’Sullivan, Rathnaroughy, Innishannon, Vivienne Teresa Powell, Essex, UK, Kian Daniel McCarthy, Norway, Alex Mark Daly, Cúl na Greine, Crossbarry.

Extra Collection

There will be an extra collection next weekend for Diocesan Needs.

2019 Envelopes for Weekly Collections

The envelopes for 2019 have all been delivered.  The Finance Committee with be at the back of the churches this weekend, with spare boxes if anyone would like to take one.P

Cork ARC Cancer Support (Carols by Candlelight)

Arc House have written to congratulate Audrey Muldoon, Jackie Murphy & Ann MacSeoin on the success of ‘Carols by Candlelight’ in St Mary’s Church before Christmas. €1945 was raised.  They really appreciate the effort of the Innishannon community, including Catherine Shiels and the garden club for decorating the church, thanks to Jack for opening & closing the church and also to Fr. Finbarr Crowley for making it all possible to use St. Mary’s Church.  Thank you to all the singers, musicians & choirs from the community who gave their time on the night to make it such a success.  Innishannon has such a great amount of talent and community spirit and all your support helps to fulfil ARC’s mission and provide cancer support services free of charge for people living with cancer and their loved ones when they need it most.  They also want to assure you that all funds received by Cork ARC are used directly for the provision of cancer support services.  

Valley Rovers Lip-Sync Battles

Lip-sync battles information night.  Monday 21st of January at 7.30pm in Barrett’s lounge. All welcome.

Knockavilla I.C.A

Knockavilla ICA are holding a meeting on Wednesday 16th January at 8.30pm in Knockavilla Community Hall. New members are always welcome. 

Interested in Joining a Choir?

Interested in joining a fun, local choir? River Rhythms Choir is looking for new members! We are a mixed choir that sings contemporary songs at local events and fundraisers. The ability to read music is not necessary. Come on, give it a try! Rehearsals Tuesdays, from 7:45 to 9:30 in Scoil Eoin. Contact Kat (086 3069010) or check River Rhythms Choir on Facebook for more information. All welcome!

Innishannon/Knockavilla Friendship Club

Come join us on January 17th at 10am for a cuppa, chat & sing song around the fire.  24th Jan:  Records with Jimmy McCarthy Jan 31st: Exercise with Noel.  7th Feb: A talk on local history with Michael O Sullivan.  All welcome.  Transport provided, new members welcome.  Call Kathleen 087-7613184/Assumpta 087-9578127.

Innishannon/Knockavilla Defibrillator Group Quiz Night

On Friday, Jan. 25th in Barrett’s Bar, Innishannon 8.30pm. Table of four €40. Please support our voluntary Parish community initiative. All proceeds from this quiz will go towards the ongoing maintenance of our Parish defibrillators (10) and the provision of training courses for individuals / groups within our parish. Great night assured.

Scoil Eoin Enrolment 2019/2020

Enrolment of pupils for next school year is currently taking place. Download application form at Contact details for the school are: office phone 021-4775457, mobile 086-4106194, e-mail Mol an Óige agus tiocfaidh sí.

Community Exercise Group

Location: Innishannon Parish Hall. Times: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 7am, and Monday at 10am. Start Date 14th January. Cost: Free, but donations accepted. Presented by Lighthouse Counselling. For more information, ring Curtis 085-8237118.

Fitness Classes in Scoil Eoin

Run by Fiachra Lynch, Physical Therapy.  Every Wednesday.  Women’s class 7.30pm & men’s class 8.30pm, newcomers welcome.

Valley Rovers GAA Lotto

No Jackpot winner last weekGAA Lotto is on Sunday 13th January 2019 in The Brinny Inn.  Jackpot €5,300.  Last week’s numbers were 07-08-09-21.  Winners of €20: Kay Murphy & Cat, Shell & Chris Hayes c/o Downs Centra, Sharon McCarthy c/o O Sullivan Centra, John & Tricia c/o Twohig’s, Roisin Burke, Ratharoon, Helen Harte, Ballinascarthy, Tim, Bill & Ellen Casey, Innishannon, Tim McCarthy, Clondrohid, Anne Lehane, Dunmanway and Bernard Bugler, Kilnagnady.

Kilmacsimon Rowing Club Lotto Results

Lotto Results 7th January, 2019.  Numbers drawn 6, 10, 30.  No jackpot winner.  €35 winners: B McCarthy, Kilmichael, Laura and Eoin Moynihan, Bandon, Greg Neild, Ballinadee.  Next week’s jackpot is €3,700 and the draw will be held in The Kilbrittain Inn on Monday January 14th 2019.

Evening Classes

Enrolment for night classes at St. Brogans College Bandon takes place on Monday night the 14th of January between 7-8pm in the school. For more information please ring 0872309653/0868607422 or email

Irish Blood Transfusion Board

On behalf of The Irish Blood Transfusion Service.  Please pass on our thanks to all who contributed to the running of this Clinic.  253  Donors attended our Blood Donor Clinic in Bandon GAA Pavilion.  This generosity and commitment to helping others is very much appreciated.  The precious gift of Blood brings life and hope to our hospital patients and their communities.

Innishannon Parent & Toddler Group

Meet every Wednesday from 10-12am at the Innishannon Parish Hall. Enjoy a cup of tea, home baking and a chat with other parents while the kids play, do arts and crafts and some singing in a safe environment. Check out our Facebook page.