Notices – 15th April 2018

For Ballymountain, Farnagow & Knockroe on Friday 20th April at 8pm in Julie & Bernard Cummins. Friday 4th May for Kilmore/Brinny at Mary & Nelius Cremin’s at 8pm. Friday 11th May for Rathnaroughy at Gerard & Susan O’Sullivan’s at 8pm.
We pray for Jack Murphy, St. Enda’s, Upton, Carmel Moffatt, Kilpatrick/Cumbria, UK, Joan Coughlan, Ballycoughlan, Michael O’Keeffe, Curra, John O Donovan, Laharn and Madge Hyde, Laragh/Bandon (all anniversaries for last Sunday 8th April).
We pray for Liam Manning, Manchester/Innishannon, Dan O’Brien, Lissaniskey, Joe Crowley, Timoleague, Colin Callanan, Rathnaroughy, Mary Barnett, Skibbereen, Tadhg Humphries, Parkmore/Templemartin, Paddy & Christine Ronan, Bandon, Denis Kiely, Ballincollig & Joan Murphy, Kilmore.
Catholic Summer Youth Festival
16-19th August at the Cistercian College, Mount St.Joseph Abbey, Roscrea, Co Tipperary. Call 01-6753690 or Donation only, free buses, ages 16-35, an amazing experience.

Priesthood – Is God Calling You?
“Do not be afraid of what God asks of you! It is worth saying yes to God! In him we find our joy!” Pope Francis. Come and find out more about being a priest in our diocese on Sunday 22nd April 2.30-5.30pm at the Pastoral Development Office, Parochial House, Ballyphehane, Cork. Call Fr Charlie Kiely 021-4537603 for information.
Annual Pilgrimage of the Apostolate of Eucharistic Adoration
Annual Pilgrimage of the Apostolate of Eucharistic Adoration to Knock on Sunday 29th of April. Bus passing through Innishannon at 5.45am approx., stopping at Johnny Crowley’s and back at 11pm approx. Bishop Phonsie Cullinan of Waterford and Lismore diocese will be chief celebrant at the 3pm Mass in the Basilica. Cost €60 including breakfast and dinner in the Clare Inn. Early booking advisable as people will be going from a number of parishes. Notices on the boards in all of the Churches, Contact Stan at 021-4885455 or 086-2611744.
Friendship Club
Our Annual tour on the 28th-29th of May is to Carlow, where we will stay in The Talbot Hotel. €140 consisting of bus, tips, morning tea & scones at the kilcoran lodge, Cahir. Refreshments on arrival to The Talbot hotel. Dinner, B&B, Visiting the secret gardens and returning to Kilcoran lodge for the evening meal with music and dance by our own Dan Murphy. Tel Ann for booking and info 087-4025269. Limited places this year so book on time.
Innishannon Flower & Garden Club
Will host Orla Twomey of Bandon Co-Op Garden Centre. Orla will speak about “Spring time in the garden” and will address general gardening queries. This meeting will take place on April 11th at 8pm in Barrett’s Lounge Innishannon.
Innishvilla Soccer Club
The club A.G.M (adult & underage) will be held on Monday April 16th at 8pm in the clubs dressing rooms. New & existing members are asked to attend. The club was selected as “Club of the Year” at the recent Opinion Awards ceremony held in the Munster Arms Hotel. Congrats to all involved.
Knockavilla I.C.A
Are hosting a talk with guest speaker Maria Collins Nutritional Therapist on Wednesday 18th April at 8.30pm in Knockavilla Community Hall. All welcome
Valley Rovers GAA Lotto
GAA Lotto is on Sunday 15th April 2018 in Johnny Crowleys. Jackpot €4’100. No Jackpot winner. Last week’s numbers were 04-13-17-23. Winners of €20: Timmy Callaghan c/o Johnnys, Caitriona, Michelle & Chris Hayes & Margaret Murnane c/o Crossbarry Inn, Ann Lynch, Farnahoe, Catherine Lyons, Roselawn, Helena Bugler, Kilnagnady, Kate Bernard, Innishannon, Margaret O’Sullivan & Declan Manning, Kilpatrick & Mary O Riordan, Ballinacurra.
Valley Rovers GAA NEWS
Congratulations to John Joe & Eileen O Mahony Dromkeen on winning a €150 voucher for Rochestown Park Hotel in the Cork GAA Clubs Draw.
Fixtures: Senior Football Ch’ship v Newcestown Sunday April 15th in Bandon at 3pm.
Intermediate Hurling League v Aghada Saturday April 21st in Brinny at 5pm.
History of GAA in Innishannon Parish Valley Rovers are in the process of gathering information with the view of recording the History of Gaelic games in the parish in a book. We need your Help!! If you have any memorabilia, pictures, old medals, old minute books, old AGM reports (prior to 2000) etc. in your possession. We have set up an email address for your convenience that you can email any items if you wish. For more details or any queries please contact John Lynch at 087-7617532 or any club officer. Please spread the word!
Kilmacsimon Swimming & Rowing Club Lotto Results
Lotto Results 02 April 2018. Numbers drawn 05, 15, and 23. No Jackpot Winner. €35 winners -Paddy Lovell, Ballinadee. Donal Kelleher, C/O The Copper Grove, JJ Hegarty, C/O Centra, Ballinaspittle. Next week’s jackpot is €1,300 and Mondays draw will be held in The Kilbrittain Inn.
Boston Tea Party
School Fundraising Boston Tea Party will be held on Friday 20th April in GAA Hall at 7.30 pm. Please support. Coláiste na Toirbhirte.
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