BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 6.2.2018
THE DEATH occurred of Michael Lynch, Mill Street & Macregol, Birr, Co.
Offaly and formerly of Marian Park, Ballyheigue, Co Kerry. Sympathy is
extended to his family, relatives and friends. Funeral Mass was on
Wednesday 31st January 2018 in St. Brendan’s Church, Birr, followed by
burial in Clonoghill, Cemetery, Birr. May He Rest in Peace.
COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 29th January in
the Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club Lotto: 8-24-26-30. Jackpot was
not won. The €50 winner was Elaine Murphy, C/o Kitty. The €25 winners
were: Murty Lawlor, C/o Macs, Veronica O’Riordan, C/o Kitty and Liz Gaynor,
C/o Sean. Next week’s Jackpot €8,500.
SCOIL NAOMH ERC, GLENDERRY: Are having an Open Day on Tuesday 13th February
starting at 5.00pm for parents of children starting school in September.
IRISH CANCER FREE TRANSPORT SERVICE: The Irish Cancer Society operates a
free transport service for patients attending hospital for chemotherapy
treatment. Volunteer Drivers pick the patient up at the door of their
home, drop them at the hospital door, then when finished treatment, will
pick them up and drop them home. Volunteer expenses are paid. To avail of
this free service contact their healthcare professional, visit the
Society’s website at irishcancer.ie or contact the Irish Cancer Society. Info:
WOMAN’S HEALTH: A discussion on women’s health, for all ages, will be
held in Manor West Hotel on Thursday February 8th at 7.15pm, this is a free
event and guest speakers on the night will include Dr Mary McCaffrey
(consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist) & Dr Louis Keary (consultant
ANAM CARA: Is holding a Bereavement Information Evening on Tuesday 13th
February at 7.30pm in the Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee. A free event and open
to all bereaved parents. To confirm attendance please RSVP to
firstname.lastname@example.org before Monday 12th February or call the Information Line
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE – Contact 0667134276 The Pillars of an Active
Spiritual Life: Rescheduled Course by Fr. Sean Sheehy, Wed. 7th Feb.,
continues every Wed thru March, 7.00pm-9.00pm.
Ardfert Historical Lecture Series: Wether’s Well/Tobar na Molt by Tommy
O’Connor, Thurs. 8th Feb. 8.00pm.
Desert Spirituality: “Taking Time Out – Slowing the Pace” by Anne Alcock,
Saturday, 10th Feb. 10.00am-4.00pm.
The Jesus Prayer: Bishop Brendan Comiskey, Sat. 17th Feb. (Open to All) and
Sun. 18th Feb. (Special Day of support and reflection for recovering
Alcoholic members).Ministry in the Church by Bishop (Emeritus) Bill Murphy,
Gathering for All Parish Readers, Eucharistic Ministers & Parish personnel
in the Kerry Diocese, Thurs. 22nd Feb. 7.00pm-9.30pm.
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Sunday’s GAA Lotto:
1-2-15-17. The Jackpot of €7,700 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will be
€7,750. The two €50 winners were: Oran Cantillon, Maulin and Joan Leen,
Churh Road. The €25 winner was Tina O’Sulivan, Marian Park.
KERRY HURLERS: The Kerry Senior hurlers were defeated by Carlow in Round-2
of the National Hurling League at Austin Stack’s Park, on Sunday. Full
time score Kerry 1-11 and Carlow 1-18.