The AGM of Ardfert-Kilmoyley Comhaltas Branch will take place in the Community Centre, Ardfert on Tuesday 18th Sept at 8.00pm. On the night we will be establishing a New Central Branch between Ardfert, Kilmoyley, Ballyheigue and Churchill. It will be named Craobh Naomh Breandain. During the course of this meeting we will enroll the children for music lessons which this year will take place on Monday nights starting on 24th September between 5 & 7.30pm.
PATTERN DAY MASS:
Our annual Pattern Day at Our Lady's Well & Grotto is on Saturday next 8thSeptember. Mass will be concelebrated at 11.00 o'clock by Bishop William (Bill) Murphy. We pray that our devotion to Mary will bring many graces and favours to our community.
BALLYHEIGUE - OUR CHRISTIAN HERITAGE:
Our long awaited launch of this book by Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., Minister of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, takes place this Friday evening, 7thSeptember at 8.30pm sharp, in the Community Centre. Your presence is very much appreciated. This promises to be another milestone for Ballyheigue and many thanks to the many involved in different ways.
The death took place during the week of Keith Craske, Sraid Thaidhg, Ballyheigue and formerly of Newmarket, Co. Cork. Removal from Hartnett's Funeral Home on Tuesday 28th August 2012. Requiem Mass was on Wednesday at St. Mary's Church, Ballyheigue followed by private cremation R.I.P. Sympathy is passed to his family, relatives and friends.
PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK:
The Causeway/Ballyduff branches of the Catholic Grandparents Association in conjunction with O'Shea's Coaches are running a bus to Knock on September 9th for the Annual Grandparents Pilgrimage. Cost is €30. Enquiries: Eileen 087-9529561 or John 087-2684677.
The Active Retirement Group will be meeting again for the new term on Wednesday 12th September and will commence with a Cooking Class from 11.00am to 1.00 lunch time. This is a 6 week course. Come along and join our Group and enjoy a couple of hours every Wednesday morning. A good way to pass the winter and you still have time to attend to your family.
The Kerryhead Triathlon takes place this Saturday (1st September) at 1pm. Please come out and support the event. The cycle route goes around Kerryhead and will run from 1pm to 2:30pm. We respectfully ask residents and farmers in the area to take extra care when driving at this time and to please keep dogs in. Competitors for the Triathlon can register on www.ballyheigue.ie. To take part you must posess a Triathlon Ireland One Day Licence which must be purchased by Thursday 30th August
CHILDREN'S MATHS WORKSHOP
One hour session per week using computerised maths programmes to support learning and practice all types of maths. 5th and 6th Class students, 3 euro's per child per week, to register a place contact Laura on 7116961. Starts October 4th, 5-6pm.