BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 28.11.2017
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sunday’s GAA Lotto:
4-10-28-30. The Jackpot of €7,250 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will
be €7,300. The two €50 winners were: Jacob Quille, Buncurrig and Kit
Collins, Dreenagh. The €25 winner was Teresa Lawlor, Tiershannon.
NORTH KERRY BOARD AWARDS: Congratulations to Jordan Goggin who was
presented with his Man of the match Award for his display in the North
Kerry Under 14-A Championship Final. Congratulations also to Graham
Slattery who was presented with his Man of the Match Display in the Tom
Healy Cup Final. The Awards Night was held at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on
Friday last, many thanks to the North Kerry Hurling Board for organising a
most successful and enjoyable night for the very large attendance. The
guest of honour was All-Ireland and All-Star Tipperary Goalkeeper: Brendan
JUVENILE CLUB AGM: The AGM of the Ballyheigue GAA Juvenile Club will take
place on Monday 18th December in the Club Room at 7.30pm. All parents,
coaches and anyone who would like to help out with the Under-Age section of
the Club. Please come along. Any Motions can be sent to – Juvenile
Secretary Cara Flavine before 11th December.
BALLYHEIGUE COMMUNITY CENTRE: We would like to thank everyone who supported
our fundraising Variety Concert on November 25th. All the talented acts
that gave up their time, everyone who came along on the night and everyone
who bought tickets to show support for our event we would like to thank you
KERRY HOSPICE FOUNDATION: There will be an OPEN DAY at the new Inpatient
Unit, Tralee on Friday 1st December from 4.00pm to 7.00pm. All welcome.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: The Ballyheigue annual Christmas Bazaar will be held on
Sunday 10th December with Santa arriving on the beach at 5.30pm. Bazaar
opens immediately after, in the Community Centre. Door Prize: 20 bags of
Coal, Luxury Hampers, and Free entry. Come along for the Festive Fun.
KERRY CHORAL UNION: Presents O Holy Night with Miriam Murphy, Soprano.
Sunday 10th December at 7.30pm. St. John the Baptist Church, Castle
Street, Tralee. Musical Director: Sharon Reidy. Accompanist: Ian Sexton.
COACH TO KNOCK SHRINE: O’Shea’s of Kerry Coaches will travel to Knock
Shrine on the Vigil of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Phone
COURSING LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 20th November
in the B*allyheigue *& District Coursing Club Lotto: 1-3-8-28. Jackpot was
not won. The €50 winner was: Donal Carrick, C/o Pat. The €25 winners
were: Donal Mulvihill, C/o Christina, J.P. Corridan, C/o White Sands and
Linda Hayes, C/o Christina. Next week’s Jackpot €8,000.
PANIC ALARM: A new alarm system for the elderly has been announced by
Minister Michael Ring. If you wish to apply for one please write your
name, address, and age and telephone number on a piece of paper, place it
in an envelope with the words PANIC ALARM on the outside and hand the
envelope into the post office.
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: Advent Retreat “A Breath of Life”*: *Fr. Louis
Hughes, Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd December.* “*Healing in the Spirit”: Fr.
Jim McManus, C. Ss. R.*, *two Day “Healing Retreat”: Tuesday 12th and
Wednesday 13th December 10.00am – 4.00pm. Book Now- Contact 066 7134276.
PARISH RETREAT (Ballyheigue Women): Evening of Reflection & Prayer Tuesday
28th November 7.30pm – 10.30pm, at Ardfert Retreat Centre: Contact: Mary
White (066) 7133327.
ROSARY OF REPARATAION to Our Lady of Fatima in the Grotto, Ballyheigue at
3.00pm on Saturday 2nd December. All very welcome.