Knockanure Notes

Knockanure Notes-15/09/2020

By Jer Kennelly

CONGRATULATIONS to all the students who recently received their Leaving Cert results. Now it is planning accommodation and taking precautions, to avoid being infected by C19.

KNOCKANURE School First Holy Communion originally scheduled for 9th May, was held on Saturday, 12th September in Moyvane, fourteen children received their First Holy Communion. Due to restrictions the afters will have to be curtailed.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Wednesday’s from 11am to 3pm. at the Main Altar in St. Mary’s Church, Listowel. It will be live streamed.

SYMPATHY to the family and relations of Anna Greaney who lost her life in Australia recently.

DEATH has occurred of Ita Shine (née Hayes), Upper Dirreen, Athea, on 7th September 2020 Predeceased by her husband Donal, sister Teresa and brothers-in-law Jack, Alphonsus & Joe, sisters-in-law Helena & Maureen. Survived by sons Donie & John, daughters Joan & Mary Ita, sons-in-law Liam & James, daughters-in-law Nora & Catherine, grandchildren Leanne, Daniel, Stephen, Lorraine, Christopher, Tara, Maeve & Amy, brother Seanie, sisters Ann & Helen, brothers-in-law Pat & Bernard, sisters-in-law Eileen & Joan, nephews, and nieces.

DEATH took place of  Timothy (Tadhg) Horan, on 2nd September 2020, of Main Street, Glin, formerly Trieneragh, Duagh, in his 102nd year.

ANNIVERSARIES: Brother William Kelly, Teresa Joan Stack, Desmond Fitzgerald, Joan O’Keeffe, Emmet Kennelly, Vivienne Rogan, Bridget Brosnan, Margaret Daly, Margaret O’Connor, Moira Griffin, Paddy O’Halloran, Bridie Behan, Madeline Barrett, Bill O’Donnell, Sr. Maria Stack, Molly Chrisfield, Timothy Horgan, Mass Moyvane. Sat 12th at 7.30pm for Denny Murphy, Port Road, Killarney; Sun 13th at 11.00am for Bridget, Pat & Dick Stack, Drommurhur; Wed 16th at 7.30pm for Fr. Dan O’Connor, M.S.C. Knocknagree & Cork (Rec Dec); Sat 19th at 7.30pm for Sr. Paschal Hegarty, Presentation Convent, Killarney (Recently Deceased), and Mass on Sun 20th at 11.00am for Jackie Feury, Newcastle West & l/o Glin (Rec Dec (brother to Joan Moloney, The Village).

Mass Knockanure; Sun 13th at 9.30am for Kitty & Jackie Murphy, Kilmeaney; Fri 18th at 7.30pm for Timothy Horgan Jnr, Trien, (Anni) and mass on  Sun 20th at 9.30am for Parishioners.

RADIO MARIA: Via Saorview  Channels 210/411 Mass and Rosary broadcast daily.

FEAST- Wednesday 23rd Sept 2020 is the Feast of Saint Padre Pio (Saint Pio of Pietrelcina).

FREE EDUCATION: 10 September 1966 – Minister for Education Donogh O’Malley announced that free post-primary education will be available to all families.

BEST Wishes to  Denny Mulvihill on the saddle from Malin to Mizen head on his bike and  this time he is raising  funds for cystic  fibrosis,

NEW Moon on 17th. Land is very wet in this area for some time, some cattle housed for past weeks. Growth is good in preserved areas. Already some trees are shedding their leaves and many wild flowers are going to seed, they were great while the lasted.

RELIGION: Adult Education Course held by Fr. Sean Sheehy, beginning on Tuesday 15th September at 7pm and will be held at Cuil Mhuire Pastoral Centre on the grounds of Ardfert Parish Church.

GLORACH BINGO at Fr. Casey’s Carpark  from 2.30pm on the Sundays of September, 20 and 27.

MART Listowel Special Weanling sale on 23rd September.

BUS Green Bus is back on road again.

HEART Valve disease awareness week runs from  14th to 20th September.

BEST Wishes to Laura Enright, Dromreask, She works in Television in Vancouver as production assistant but also has a website EnrightEdits.com . Several more locals also work in Vancouver.

GAA Moyvane; U16s County League Result. Moyvane 2-13- Ballymacelligott 2-10.

Minor County League: Moyvane/Tarbert played Ballylongford/Asdee/Ballydonoghue in Rd 3 of the Minor County League on Saturday last, winning on a final score of Moyvane/Tarbert 1-13, Ballylongford/Asdee/Ballydonoghue 1-11. Moyvane have launched their online Lotto service facilitated by Clubforce.

CENTENARY: Sunday September 20th 2020 , the centenary of the assassination of Patrick Harnett and Jeremiah Healy who were shot by Black & Tan, Thomas Huckerby at Killarney Road, Abbeyfeale.

RACING in Listowel: Sunday 20th to Saturday 26th September- Behind Closed Doors.

In July, Listowel Race Committee made the unavoidable decision that the Harvest Festival Meeting in September 2020, would not take place as an event open to the general public this year. Stories abound that many have booked beds in town during race week.

INFORMATION: Citizens Information are open for phone and e-mail queries.  Phone Kerry 0761 07 7860 or email [email protected].  10am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

ST JOHN’S Listowel: FRI 18TH CULTURE NIGHT IN LISTOWEL. We are delighted to be collaborating with the Kerry Writers Museum to bring a wonderful evening of music, dance, visual art and all things culture between 6pm and 9pm in association with Kerry County Arts Office.  Full evening programme to be announced nearer the date.

THU 24TH   DRAMA – QUEEN OF TECHNICOLOUR – THE MAUREEN O’HARA STORY

This one-woman show by Elaine O’Dwyer marks the centenary of legendary Irish actress Maureen O’ Hara who was born in 1920. Star of Hollywood’s Golden Age, O’Hara played roles that often mirrored her true persona as a tough, feisty and courageous woman. Elaine takes you on an intimate journey with Maureen, revealing the person she was behind the limelight.  This Visually stunning show and take you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane, superbly enhanced by the rare images of the stars.  Tickets can be purchased over the phone on 068 22566.

CLIMATE: Cultivating Hope. A Faith Response to the Climate Crisis is happening on the 17th Sept at 8pm. This Webinar is brought to you by the Diocese of Kerry JPIC Committee in conjunction with the all-Ireland  Laudato Si’ Working Group of the Irish Bishops  Council of Catechetics. This will feature Lorna Gold, author of ‘Climate Generation’ as its keynote speaker and will be joined by a panel of local activists. To register please email [email protected]

SELLING ONLINE –free three-hour course will provide you with all the information required, contact Aimee Grigg at West Limerick Resources on 069 66295 or email [email protected]

FRI 18TH    CULTURE NIGHT IN LISTOWEL. Collaborating with the Kerry Writers Museum to bring a wonderful evening of music, dance, visual art and all things culture between 6pm and 9pm in association with Kerry County Arts Office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Knockanure Notes-08/09/2020

By Jer Kennelly

SCOIL CHORP CHRÍOST FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: Originally scheduled for 9th May, this celebration will now take place on Saturday, 12th September.  At 11.30am Mass in Moyvane, fourteen children will receive their First Holy Communion. Celebration takes place in Moyvane Church ensuring that the fourteen children could have immediate family with them on their special day.  Best wishes to Adam, twins Ava & Evan, Hannah, Dara, Darragh, Ryan, Muiris, Evan, Amelia, Cillian, Caoimhe, Jack, Danny. On this coming Thursday 10th, Fr Kevin will meet the children in Moyvane Church with a family member at 7.30pm with regards seating arrangements and Saturday’s celebration.  Our special thanks to all in Scoil Chorp Chríost for their help and great support to the children for their special day. Thanks to Ms. McDermott who has done great work with the families and children.

BALLYHEIGUE: Mass Streamed Live on Tuesday 8th September from the Church on the Feast of the Nativity of The Blessed Virgin Mary -The Pattern Day. Please remember if you are visiting the Grotto  to observe social distancing. To avoid touching any hard surfaces. To bring your own hand sanitizer with you.

BEST WISHES to Brother Denis Ahern, Clounmacon, who will be professed a Franciscans on Saturday 12th in the Friary  Killarney.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Wednesday’s from 11am. to 3pm. at the Main Altar in St. Mary’s Church, Listowel. It will be live streamed.

GAA LOTTO: Moyvane GAA Lotto and facilitated by Clubforce, will have an online option. Will hold first draw on Sunday, September 13th in the Paddy Curtin Club Room at 8.00pm.  All tickets purchased for the last draw which unfortunately was not held due to Covid-19 restrictions will be valid for the draw on September 13th.

REACH ACTIVE WORKS: Minor works will continue along the Kilmorna, Trien, Athea and Moyvane –

Knockanure Roads next week, all works will be complete under stop and go or traffic light traffic management system. Jerry Clancy – Liaison Officer Reach Active- 0866072159

KN WORKS: Cable jointing works will continue along the L1010.  A traffic management system is in place for these works. Shane Sheehan -Liaison Officer KN Group- 087 982957.

SYMPATHY: To Joan & Billy Moloney & family, The Village, on the death of Joan’s brother Jackie Feury, Newcastle West & and Glin whose funeral took place on Thursday 3rd. September 2020.

ANNIVERSARIES: Breda O’Driscoll, Sheila Barry, John Patrick Ryan, Ned Stack, Ando Brosnan, Elma O’Connor, Hugh Goulding, Fr. Michael Maher, Anna Maria McGibney, Kitty Murphy, Jack Costello, Michael Scanlon, Fr. Joe Walsh, Sr. Mercedes O’Connor, Padraig Kelly, Sr. Anthony O’Connor, Mary Broderick, Margaret Mullins, Brendan Daly. Mass Moyvane; Sat 5th at 7.30pm, a Special Intention – Sick; Sun 6th at 11.00am for Johnny & Mena Hanrahan, Ballygoughlin, Glin;  Wed 9th at 7.30pm for Ned & Mary Ellen Stack, The Village & deceased of the Stack family & Ned Scanlon; Fri 11th at 7.30pm for Fr. John Quinlan, S.M.A. Cork & Tralee (Rec Dec); Sat 12th at  11.30am  First Holy Communion Scoil Chorp Chríost and 7.30pm mass for Denny Murphy, Port Road, Killarney and

Sun 13th mass at 11.00am for Bridget, Pat & Dick Stack, Drommurhur.

Mass Knockanure – Sun 6th at 9.30am for Alan Smyth, Sallynoggin, Dublin (Rec Dec) (relatives in Knockanure), and Sun 13th at 9.30am for Kitty & Jackie Murphy, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna.

FEAST of Blessed Frederick Ozanam,  founder of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is celebrated on Wednesday 9th September.

IRISH Book by Seamus Collins of Athea has been shortlisted for an award.

CULTURE Night / Oíche Chultúir will return for its fifteenth edition on Fri 18 Sep 2020.

Many of this year’s events will take place online / digitally, but there are safe offline events programmed too. Kerry Writers Museum Tales From The Kingdom: Poetry, Music and Song Kerry – Listowel / Literature, Music / 7.30pm;

KDYS: Deirdre Nagleis in KDYS Killarney –text or call 085 8501296 Ger Loweis in KDYS Listowel–text or call087 9263803.

GLORACH BINGO IS BACK: at Fr. Casey’s Carpark  from 2.30pm on the Sundays of September 13, 20 and 27 next when the Glorach Bingo returns in a new outdoor setting. All Covid restrictions will apply.

KNOCK: The National Grandparents Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 13 September at 3pm. The pilgrimage can be accessed on 13 September from this link: knockshrine.ie/watch

RACING: Listowel is a left handed rectangular flat track of about 1 mile with run in of 2 furlongs. 5 hurdles and 6 fences on circuit. Sad that we will be denied the racing festival this year.

FARMING Talks; On exploring ways to improve farm returns with better resource management.

https://smartfarming.ie/

ST JOHN’S Listowel; MON 7TH – Dating Amber is an Irish comedy-drama film directed by David Freyne. The film features two closeted teenagers in 1990s Ireland who decide to start a fake relationship. Enjoyable Irish coming-of-age comedy, featuring Sharon Horgan and Barry Ward.

THU 10TH   FRANCES KENNEDY – LIVE AND KICKING BACK! Frances Kennedy is back with her one woman live performance of her world famous songs, stories and grown up humour a long with her friend Sonny Egan.

FRI 18TH    CULTURE NIGHT IN LISTOWEL. Collaborating with the Kerry Writers Museum to bring a wonderful evening of music, dance, visual art and all things culture between 6pm and 9pm in association with Kerry County Arts Office.

LIMERICK Women’s Mini Marathon – 26th and 27th September 2020. A virtual event allowing a person to participate wherever and whenever suits them over the 26th and 27th of September.

All participants will receive a custom quarter zip running top as well as a bespoke medal in the post.

https://limerickminimarathon.com/

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Knockanure Notes-01/09/2020

By Jer Kennelly

KNOCKANURE COMMUNITY CENTRE AGM:  will held in the Centre at 8pm on Friday 4th September in accordance with HSE guidelines, social distancing adhered to and the wearing of masks is left to individual choice. All welcome especially new members.

REACH ACTIVE WORKS:  Permanent road resurfacing will take place between Ahavoher, Graveyard and Knockanure Substation, works will be completed under a stop and go system. (Weather Dependant).  Minor works will continue along the Kilmorna, Trien, Athea and Moyvane – Knockanure Roads next week, all works will be complete under stop and go or traffic light traffic management system.  Jerry Clancy 086/6072159.

FIRST FRIDAY CALLS:  With the continued high numbers of C19 infection across the country, the September First Friday calls will not take place.

DEATH of Joan Keane born 28/05/1921, Passed away Melbourne 23/08/2020 Daughter of Daniel and Johanna Keane, of Carrueragh, Knockanure, Moyvane. Sister to Peg, Lil, Mary, Teresa & Dan (all dec). Loved Auntie Joan to many. Thanks to all at Mary Mackillop/St Vincent’s Care Services, Hawthorn East for their care since 2012.

DEATH occurred on Thursday 27th August 2020 of Sr. Paschal Hegarty Presentation Convent, Killarney, / Listowel. Sr. Paschal. Dearly loved and sadly missed by her sisters Sr. Martina, Sheila (Carey), Nora (Hurley) and Teresa (D’Arcy), brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, relatives, her Presentation Sisters Community and many dear friends. Predeceased by her sisters Annie, Elizabeth and Sr. Kathleen and her brother Martin. Burial in Kilsinane Cemetery, Listowel.

The death has occurred of Mary Cullinane (née O’Callaghan) Upper Fairhill, Cork – On August 6th, 2020. Mary (nee O’Callaghan), Upper Fair Hill, wife of the late James and mother of Jim, Philip, Marie (McLean), Fiona (Dorgan) & Irene (Morrissey). Sadly missed by her loving family, grandchildren, great-grandchild, brothers, sisters, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, and grandnieces.

ANNIVERSARIES: Liam Nolan, Michael Joe Daly, Margaret Kennelly, Mossy Meade, Jim Barry, John Carroll, Jeremiah Brendan Sheehy, Vincent Wash, Charles Guillin, Martin Jordan, Fr. Gerard O’Connell, Delia O’Donoghue, Patsy Buckley, Mick Shine, Dan Foley, Paul Collins, Mass Moyvane – Sat  29th at7.30pm for Peggy Enright, Church Road;  Sun 30th at 11.00am for Seán Larkin, Maurice & Mary Dowling & Hillary Dowling; Wed 2nd  at 7.30pm for   Mary Cullinane, Cork City (Rec Dec) (sister to Madge Kiely, Aughrim); Fri 4th at  7.30pm for Stephen & Mary Roche, Bedford; Sat 5th  at 7.30pm  Mass for Special Intention – Sick;  Sun 6th at 11.00am mass for Johnny & Mena Hanrahan, Ballygoughlin, Glin;

Mass Knockanure – Sun 30th  at 9.30am  for Parishioners and  Sun 6th mass at 9.30am Alan Smyth, Sallynoggin, Dublin (Rec Dec) (relatives in Knockanure).

FEAST of St. (Mother) Teresa of Calcutta is celebrated Saturday, 5th Sept.

ABANDONED: I have heard of many who feel abandoned over the past six months, restrictions and fear have worn away the Christian kindness that was second nature to people in the past.

HELPLINES:  Jigsaw support line on freefone 1800 JIGSAW (544 729). It will provide free mental health support and advice to young people aged 12 to 25 years old, and parents or concerned adults.

WEST Limerick 102fm, volunteers who might want to get involved in station, Contact the station at 069-66200.

THE PERMANENT DIACONATE – Final Call – The diocese of Kerry is seeking candidates who feel they may have a calling to be permanent deacons. The diocese already has six deacons. The hope is to begin a “come and see” programme this autumn as a few have already expressed interest. Information leaflets on the permanent diaconate are available in the church. Any interested candidates should establish contact via a local priest or the diocesan office ([email protected]) by the 10th September, 2020. –  Bishop Ray.

ST JOHN’S:TEL:068 22566 EMAIL: [email protected] THUR 3rd DRAMA:ACCORDING TO SYDNEY- Starring Rose Henderson (Father Ted/Fair City/Take Off Your Cornflakes) who plays Ruth, a law graduate, who has been married for 25 years to the opinionated Sydney, who has sadly died.

SAT 5TH ART EXHIBITION: STILL HAVING THE CRAIC- 3-5pm Collaboration between artist Dave Morrison and Ballybunion Active Retired Group – it started as a unique calendar and has become a very beautiful exhibition.  The exhibition will remain in the Theatre for the month of September.

MON 7TH    FILM CLUB – DATING AMBER- Dating Amber is an Irish comedy-drama film directed by David Freyne. The film features two closeted teenagers in 1990s Ireland who decide to start a fake relationship.

THU 10TH   FRANCES KENNEDY – LIVE AND KICKING BACK! – Frances Kennedy is back with her one woman live performance of her world famous songs, stories and grown up humour a long with her friend Sonny Egan.

BECOME A BIODIVERSITY LEADER IN YOUR COMMUNITY WITH WEST LIMERICK RESOURCES:  We are now taking applications for an online training programme to help you become a Biodiversity Leader in your community. The training is free of charge and will be held as a series of webinars taking place on Wednesday evenings, beginning September 16, and running for eleven weeks.  A certificate will be awarded to each participant who completes 75% or more of the course. Three trainers will cover different aspects of Biodiversity.  Places are limited to 30 and participants will need access to internet and a smart phone or laptop.  Due to Covid-19 the entire course will be held online through Zoom and assistance can be given to show participants how to link in.  For further enquiries or application form please email Fran at [email protected]

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