CAHERSIVEEN -- all the news

KNOCK ANNUAL FRANCISCAN PILGRIMAGE: Pilgrimage to Knock to take place on Sunday June 30th. Bus leaving, from The Fairgreen Cahersiveen at 6 am. Phone Christina on 0669472185/ 0876777148


Swimming lessons at Cuas Crom will start on Monday 1st July to 6th July and Safety Week will begin July 8th to 13th July. Swim week start 10am at the beach and Safety Week starts 10am Monday 8th July at the Community Centre in Cahersiveen. Please contact Marian on 087 9490706 or 066 947 3189 to register your child asap.


Would you be interested in selling your produce or products every Friday at the new Country Market outside Cahersiveen Community Centre? If so, please contact Catherine on 066 9471300 and have a chat with her. Table can be supplied, and a cup of tea or coffee for the Trader all for the price of €5 per day. When the weather is bad we will have the market indoors in our ground floor hall. So, come on, give Catherine a call and let's set up our new country market in town.


Counseling on 0646636100 or email

Talk it out - If something is wrecking your head " talk it out "- A confidential counseling service for young people aged 12-25 living in South West Kerry contact Melissa on 0872266182.


Every Friday from 6 pm to 8 pm Tidy Town's cleaning (weather permitting) Meeting at Cahersiveen Community Centre.

Meeting every Thursday in Marina office at 8 pm. Welcoming new Members!

Cahersiveen Tidy Town's would appreciate any unused trays and flower pots. If you have any please drop them to the Marina offices.

It's that time of year again when the Super Value Tidy Towns Competition begins. The Tidy Towns Judges will visit Cahersiveen at an unknown date during the month of June. This year we, the Tidy Towns Committee feel that we have worked hard to improve and maintain our town for all of us who live here and to present a tidy, clean and interesting place for tourists to visit and for our family members to return home to. You can help us by taking responsibility for maintaining your own property, including any street or pavement areas, freshen up paintwork maintaining your property free liter and weeds you will be greatly assisting us in making our town much more pleasant for visitors and if we manage to score some extra points in the Tidy Towns Results that would be our just rewards.

Cahersiveen Tidy Towns will be holding a Gala Night. Dates and times will be confirmed. Tidy Towns Committee is on going rewarding people for their great participation in the Tidy Towns competition. Awards will be presented on the night of the Gala Banquet.


The local organisers of the Irish Heart Foundation "Happy Hearts" fund raiser sincerely thank the collectors and contributors. The amount raised was €958


Cahersiveen has got a new website with a page for events in and around the town. If you know of anything that should go in ring the Marina on 066 9472777.


The 2013 regatta season opened in Cahersiveen on Sunday last 23rd June with a strong north west wind and strong tides, it was no place for the faint hearted. Our crew rowed well. We competed in 7 races, winning 4. The following are the results: U14 Girls 1st, U14 Mixed 1st, U16 Boys 1st, U18 Boys1st, U16 Ladies 4th, U18 Ladies 4th, Senior Men 3rd.


If you have any BRIEF Articles you wish to have printed in the Cahersiveen Notes, contact the ACARD Ltd. office at the Marina, The Pier, Cahersiveen, Phone 066 9472777, fax 066-9472993 or email: before 10:45am on Friday !!!


OPEN GARDENS DAY will take place Sunday 30th from 2 - 7pm. Registration will be at the Trading Post. Boolteens. ADM €8 which includes refreshments. Mad Hatters Tea Party will be held at Keel Community Centre at 7pm.


Community Meeting: Development of a plan for 'Fishing Dependant Communities' in counties Cork and Kerry information and ideas meetings will be held at the

Cromane Community Centre 3rd July at 7.30pm

IASC OG Community Preschool Cromane

situate at Lake Rd still have a few Free morning places available for September 2013. To book a place contact us by email iascogpre-school@livei.e. or phone Juliet 087 7542926.


Participating in the Ring of Kerry Cycle are Ger O. Connor, Dooks who is doing it for Kerry Down Syndrome and Ashley Casey, Cromane Lower who is cycling for Recovery Haven, Tralee. They have Sponsership Cards and would appreciate your support.


in Cromane on July 2nd 2013.


PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL meeting Thursday night June 27th, members are asked to have numbers for the tour and money. The tour is Monday 1st July to Blarney, bus leaves Currans 8.50 a.m. and Currow 9 a.m.


To celebrate a disco will be held Friday 28th June from 7 to 9 p.m. in Currans Hall.

€5 for NS pupils includes refreshments.


will visit Currow June 27th from 10.15 to 11 a.m.


Centre Committee would like to thank everyone who contributed to the church gate collection, a total of €370 was raised.


Tidy Towns Committee are delighted to welcome a worker from TUAS Scheme who starts Monday.

A worker needs tools and the committee is asking anyone in the parish with a spare wheelbarrow, brush, shovel, rake, hedge clippers or secateurs if they would loan them to the worker.

The tools can be given to O'Sullivans Centra or phone Peter 086 0702847.

5k fun run/walk

The 5k fun run/walk was cancelled last Sunday, the raffle took place and congratulations to all the prizewinners.

We acknowledge the generosity of those who donated spot prizes.


Currow plays Kenmare in R7 of the senior county league Saturday June 29th at 7.30 p.m. at home.

This is a very important game as a win would help the team in their efforts to stay in Div2.

Support for the home team is vital.


We know our opposition in the quarter final as Gaeltacht won in Ardfert Thursday 20th.


The June lotto will take place this Sunday June 30th in Brown Flesk Inn for a jackpot of €2600.


Currow will play host to the first round of this year's Acorn Life U21 Co. championship Wednesday 7.30 p.m. where St. Kieran's taking on Laune Rangers.


EK minor league continues this Thursday evening with the home side travelling to Farranfore to play Firies.


GLENCAR CATTLE SHOW is on Sunday next, June 30 at Lickeen field.

The show starts at 1.30pm with childrens fancy dress. See advert elsewhere in this edition for full details of these events.


Iasc Og Community Preschool Cromane situated on the Lake Road still have a few free morning places available for September 2013. To book a place contacat us by email or phone Juliet at 087 7542926.


There was no winner of the €9,600 looto Jackpot. The numbers drawn were 1, 2, 24 and 28. The €50 lucky dip winners are Leile O' Sullivan London, Patsy Murphy Glenbeigh, Shane Mckenna Glenbeigh. Next weeks Jackpot will be €9,700

Fun, Fit and Healthy Summer Camp

for 6-12 years old. There will be 2 groups, 1 for the younger children and 1 for the older children. Week 1: 15th-19th July, Week 2: 22nd-26th July and Week 3: 5th-9th of August. The camp will involves a range of skills, sports, fun and games. There are limited places for each week so get booking to avoid disappointment. For enquires call 086-3650660 or 087-7769160. Booking forms with more information can be found in Glenbeigh Post Office or ring the above numbers.

Couch to 5k

Want to get fit?? Come and join the couch to 5k on Wednesday evenings at 8pm (starting tonight) Meeting at the GAA pitch, Glenbeigh. Price €3


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