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As Kerins O’ Rahilly’s U12 Lexi Keane jumps the fence…. whee!

As Kerins O’ Rahilly’s U12 Lexi Keane jumps the fence…. whee!

All rounder Kerins O’ Rahilly U16 Nathali Mulumba winning 3 events and was also a runner up in the Cork Summer Show

All rounder Kerins O’ Rahilly U16 Nathali Mulumba winning 3 events and was also a runner up in the Cork Summer Show

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As Kerins O’ Rahilly’s U12 Lexi Keane jumps the fence…. whee!

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ABBEYDORNEY

Sympathy

Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Canon Moss O’Connell, Diocese of Salford and formerly of Lisereen, Abbeydorney who passed away recently. R I P Community Support Fund: Abbeydorney Development Committee would like to thank Kerry County Council for their continued support through the Community Support Fund 2022.

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Kyrie Ellison Abbey Abbeydorney Tuesday 5th July @ 8pm. St Mary’s Cemetery Kilflynn Wednesday 6th July @ 8pm. Killahan Cemetery Wednesday 13th July @ 8pm.

St Brendans AC

The 2022 Energywise Ireland Banna Run will be held on Sunday, August 31st. There will be 10K and 5K events for adults and a special 5K events for 13-19 year old juveniles. Entry is via MyRunResults.com and the portal is open now.

Active Retired

Abbeydorney / Kilflynn Active Retired are meeting this Wednesday, 22nd June, from 10.30am to 1.30pm in the Abbeydorney Parish Community Hall where a meal will be served. Any enquiries please contact 066 7135831. New members most welcome.

Lotto

Abbeydorney Parish Hall and Community Projects Members Lotto . Results 14/06/2022.

1st Jackpot €10,000. Numbers Drawn: 01,03,12,23 No Winner. 2nd Jackpot €5,600. Numbers Drawn: 01,06,15,18 No Winner. Consolation Prizes: €25 Mary Fealy, Ballymacaquim, Abbeydorney; €25 Eileen Somers, Abbeydorney and €25 Bronagh McKenna, Lixnaw

Names Drawn For Mini Jackpot Draw: Kathy Cooley, Ballyheigue; Pat Quilter and Andrew Sheehy, Ballyduff. Next Lotto Jackpots: €10,000 and €5,700. Tickets €2 each or 3 for €5 One €2 ticket covers both Jackpot Draws. Thank you for your continued support.

Golf Society

Abbeydorney Golf Society results of outing to Newcastlewest Golf Club on Saturday 18th June. 1st James Clifford 47pts; 2nd PJ Barry 38pts; 3rd Chris Quinn 37pts. Front 9 Declan Condon 19pts; Back 9 J J Fealy 19pts. Care Group: Abbeydorney / Kilflynn care group Summer outing to Kenmare on Sunday 10th July. Buses leaving both villages @ 11.30.

St. Vincent De Paul

Abbeydorney / Kilflynn St. Vincent De Paul confidential number 087 7086253.

Soccer

CS Abbeydorney had a splendid 2- 1 win over favourites Iveragh United in the Cup with Ronan O’Donovan on target.

CE Scheme

Upcoming vacancies: Active Retired Facilitator, Environmental Workers and Laundry Assistants. You must be in receipt of an Irish Social Welfare payment for 12+ months and over 21 years to be eligible for the CE Scheme, email your CV to abbeydevcom.ltd@gmail.com /telephone 066 713583 .

ARDFERT

Ardfert Historical Society

Ardfert Historical Society will host its next guided outdoor event on Thursday 30th June at 8pm. This will be a Guided Walk of Ardfert Village and all are welcome to attend this free talk which will last approx. one hour. Meeting at Ardfert Parish Church at 8pm.

Community Games

This is the big weekend for Community Games as the county athletics finals are being held in An Riocht Track on Saturday and Sunday. See Ardfert Kilmoyley Community Games Facebook for details.

St Brendan’s AC

The 2022 Energywise Ireland Banna Run will be held on Sunday, August 31st. There will be 10K and 5K events for adults and a special 5K events for 13-19 year old juveniles. Entry is via MyRunResults.com and the portal is open now.

St Brendan’s AC had another good weekend at the older age-group Munster juvenile championships in MTU Cork on Saturday and Sunday. Eoin Malik got a silver in the U15 javelin and a bronze in the U15 long jump. Aaron Horgan got silver in the 3K walk while Peter O’Mahony got a bronze in the U16 hurdles. A number of pbs and good performances were achieved by these and the other club athletes who enjoyed provincial competition.

A good number of the club’s adults participated in the Ballyheigue 10K and half marathon on Saturday in what was a very enjoyable occasion with Margaret Carlin having a very successful run.

Training: Adult training on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7pm. Check social media for venues. Juveniles are now on a break from training except for national qualifiers.

Upcoming events

This Saturday and Sunday: Kerry Community Games Athletics Finals in An Ríocht track. Good luck to all club athletes involved.

Saturday, July 30th: Munster juvenile B chps

Sunday, July 31st: Energywise Ireland Banna 10K and 5K

Check social media for non-championship events locally.

Contact: 087 7985557 or email stbrendansa.c.kerry@gmail.com

KILFLYNN

Enchanted Festival

The Kilflynn Enchanted Fairy festival returns after a two-year beak on the 25th and 26th of June.

Saturday night a magical parade will take place where the treasure chest holding the Kilflynn Enchanted map will come through the village guarded by the knights and the fairies will create a spell on stage to create hundreds of maps so you can all enjoy the trail on the Sunday.

Sunday morning the trail will open at 11am and all visiting magical humans will be sprinkled with fairy dust so that they can see the fairy houses and enjoy a beautiful enchanted magical fairy trail.

As well as fairies there will be puppet shows, ice cream and delicious food stalls, crafts stalls, face painting and so much more so bring a picnic and dress up for a truly magical experience.

Tickets on sale now online through Eventbrite for €8 plus booking fee or at the gate on the day for €10-under 2s go free.

Care Group Summer Outing

Abbeydorney/Kilflynn Care Group Summer Outing to Kenmare on Sunday 10th July. Buses leaving both villages at 11.30 a.m.

Unwanted Teddies

Calling all unwanted teddies in need of a new home! The teddy’s bear doctors station at the Kilflynn Enchanted Fairy festival will rehome them.

Please drop them to Kilflynn national school, Parkers Pub, Carmel Quinn or David Powers butchers Abbeydorney.

Parker’s Pub

Kilflynn Enchanted Fairy festival Entertainment 2022–Saturday Night 25th June: Music with Ronnie Ryan. Sunday Evening 26th June: Music, Songs and Craic with Bog The Donkey.

St. Mary’s Church

Mass Intention for the week in St. Mary’s Church on Wednesday 21st June at 10.00 a.m, on Saturday 25th June at 6.00 p.m. Deceased members of the Murphy Family, Rae

Parish Office can be contacted by phone 066 4018996 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. or by email: abbeydorney@dioceseofkerry.ie Masses from St. Bernard’s Church, Abbeydorney are streamed live on www.dioceseofkerry.ie, on Sunday at 10 a.m. Go to Abbeydorney Parish and click on watch live Mass. Webcam has been installed in Kilflynn Church–To watch Masses go to www.dioceseofkerry.ie Abbeydorney Parish and click on ‘watch Mass’. Diocesan Kilflynn Eucharistic Adoration Monday (7.00 p.m.-8.00 p.m.)

Celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Fr. Denis O’Mahony’s Ordination on Friday 24th June. Concelebrated Mass with Bishop Ray Browne at 8.00 p.m. Refreshments afterwards in the Community Hall. All welcome.

St. Vincent De Paul

Abbeydorney/Kilflynn St. Vincent De Paul confidential number 087 7086253. St. Vincent de Paul Society clothes can be donated locally at the Disposal Facility at Abbeydorney GAA Complex or the Railway Bar Car Park, Lixnaw. Your support is greatly appreciated.

Cemetery Masses

Kilfeighney cemetery mass will take place on Tuesday 28th June at 7.30p.m and mass will be celebrated in Kyrie Eleison, on Tuesday 5th July 8.00 p.m. and in St. Mary’s, Kilflynn, on Wednesday 6th July at 8.00 p.m. and in Killahan Cemetery, Wednesday 13th July at 8.00 p.m.

KILMOYLEY

Community Care Lotto

There was no winner of the €10,000 jackpot for the 13th of June 2022. The numbers drawn by John Fitzgerald were 7,21,28,29. The €50 winner was Kathy M Curran, Lerrig and the two €30 winners were Phil Corridon, Kilmoyley and Megan Maunsell, Lerrig.

Pony club

Congratulations to Aoibhinn O’Driscoll who was a member of the Kingdom queens team that came in first place in the girl’s section of the National Minimus Competition. Aoibhinn also came in 6th place in the overall girl’s section - what a fantastic achievement. Well done also to Laura Collins for all her hard work training the kids, making this success possible.

Split the Bucket

The winner of our split the bucket draw on Friday evening was Mary O’Donoghue with a jackpot of €148. The envelope was drawn by James Godley. The next draw will be held on Friday, July 1st. Thank you for your continued support of our juvenile club.

Camogie Cillard

Our Junior team having a well deserved evening in The Oyster Tavern Kerry. Thanks to Jim McGrath and his staff for looking after the girls so well, giving them a well deserved celebration of their achievements. Thanks to Ian Brick, Kerry Camogie Manager for presenting the medals to the players from their 2021 County Camogie Championship and County League wins. An amazing achievement and historical moment for the Club and team considering it was Cillard’s first year to have a Junior team. We are so proud of these girls for their commitment and character to show younger players in our club what can be accomplished by playing camogie and the great friends/memories that are made. Many thanks to all players, mentors and Committee who made this happen. Also, a presentation of a framed picture of Cillard Junior teams first ever match was made to Nuala representing the club by Steve Baker. Many thanks to Steve for the great support you give the club. The future is bright - Cillard Abú.

Athletics

The 2022 Energywise Ireland Banna Run will be held on Sunday, August 31st. There will be 10K and 5K events for adults and a special 5K events for 13-19 year old juveniles. Entry is via MyRunResults.com and the portal is open now.

St Brendan’s AC had another good weekend at the older age-group Munster juvenile championships in MTU Cork on Saturday and Sunday. Eoin Malik got a silver in the U15 javelin and a bronze in the U15 long jump. Aaron Horgan got silver in the 3K walk while Peter O’Mahony got a bronze in the U16 hurdles. A number of PBs and good performances were achieved by these and the other club athletes who enjoyed provincial competition.

A good number of the club’s adults participated in the Ballyheigue 10K and half marathon on Saturday in what was a very enjoyable occasion with Margaret Carlin having a very successful run.

Training: Adult training on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7pm. Check social media for venues. Juveniles are now on a break from training except for national qualifiers.

Upcoming events - This Saturday and Sunday: Kerry Community Games Athletics Finals in An Ríocht track. Good luck to all club athletes involved.

Saturday, July 30th: Munster juvenile B championships.

Sunday, July 31st : Energywise Ireland Banna 10K and 5K

Check social media for non-championship events locally.

Contact: 087 7985557 or email stbrendansa.c.kerry@gmail.com

Community Games The Kerry Community Games athletics finals are being held in An Riocht Track this weekend. Good luck to all the Kilmoyley competitors involved. Full details on the Community Games Facebook page.


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