Knockanure Notes — 29th November, 2023

MEALS: Did you know that you can have meals delivered Monday, Wednesday and Friday from Knockanure Community Centre, for more information contact Centre on 068-49799 or Mary on 087-6328104

BLOOD: Listowel Arms Hotel Blood Donation Clinic, Tues. 28th Nov. & Weds 29th Nov. 16:50-20:10. New Donors welcome and urgently needed at all clinics. Please call 1800 222 111 for appointment.

FEET: Care of the Aged Moyvane/Knockanure. Chiropodist will attend Marian Hall Mon. Dec 4th 11am. For appointment contact Noreen 068-49238. Cost €30.

KNOCK: O’Shea’s of Kerry coach to Knock Shrine Night Vigil for the Feast of Immaculate Conception Thurs. 7th Dec. Coaches depart Listowel 4.30pm (The Bridge) and Abbeyfeale 4.45pm (The Church). €40p/person. Contact 066-7180123.

FEAST of St. Garbhán is celebrated on Wednesday 29th November. One of the many Cork saints venerated in Kerry, where a number of Church sites are dedicated to him – Cill Gharbhán.

Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle is celebrated on Thursday 30th November. The brother of St. Peter, Patron saint of Russia, Scotland and of fishers.

PADRE Pio & 1st Friday evening mass, Listowel at 6.45pm

SHOEBOX Appeal; thank you to everyone who donated a gift-filled shoebox. It was very much appreciated. Pyjamas Day in aid of Knockanure Community Centre, was also held recently by local school pupils.

PARTY: Ballylongford Senior Citizens Christmas Party will be held on Sunday 10th December at 1pm in the Parish Hall, Ballylongford. Admission is €10. Christmas Dinner will be delivered to any of our senior citizens unable to attend.

BUS: Last Monday of Month, leaves 9:15- Moyvane, Lenamore, Tarbert, Ballylongford, Rusheen, Carrigfoyle, Ballyline, Listowel, Tralee arrive 10:45.Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, leave 9:05 Moyvane, Tarmons, Doonard Upper, Tarbert , Lenamore, Killpaddoge, Lislaughtin, Ballylongford, Cloonaman, Asdee, Curraghderrig, Larha, Farranstack, Lisselton Cross, Derra. Bus leaves Moyvane on Wednesday 9:30 for Athea and Listowel;

ATHEA to Croom bus; Con Colbert Community Centre – 07:39- 11:39, and 15:39.

REFLECT: Arguments usually drag out – because one is too stubborn to forgive and the other too proud to apologize!

LEAVES and slippery footpath have caused many fall recently, danger of bikes and cycle paths are also a worry, and many near misses being reported.

PARISH: 2nd Collection on weekend for Diocesan Youth Services.

Funeral Arrangements for Liturgy (Mass/other) must be made with Fr. Brendan well in advance of the event. From the Pastoral Council Meeting; In Future, on holy days (except on St. Patrick’s Day), there will be a 7.30pm Vigil Mass in Moyvane and 9.30am Mass in Knockanure.

The Christmas Mass schedule will be; Christmas Eve: 6.00pm Moyvane and 8.00pm Knockanure

Christmas Day: 9.30am Knockanure, and 11.00am Moyvane.

KNOCKANURE N.S: At a recent Board of Management meeting the following votes of sympathy was passed- To The Kennelly’s Families Lisaneskia, Knockanure., Listowel & Ballincollig on the death of Mike Kennelly.

DEATH of John Sheehy, Cloumacon (Mail Road), Listowel, on November 16th, 2023. Predeceased by his parents Paddy and Maunie and his brother Jimmy. John is survived by his brothers Bobby, Pat, Dick, Joe and Mike, sisters Mary, Helen, Kathleen and Bernie, uncles Jimmy and Joe, aunt Hannah, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, and grandnieces.

Requiem Mass for John was celebrated at Listowel Church on Wednesday 22nd, followed by burial afterwards in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane.

DEATH of Martha Enright (née Mangan), Leeds, and late of Leitrim Middle, Moyvane, on October 28th, 2023, at Wheatfield’s Hospice, Leeds. Wife of the late Jack Enright (of Knockanure). Martha is survived by her daughters Margaret and Yvonne, son John, sons-in-law Seamus and Anthony, daughter-in-law Katrina, grandchildren Catherine, Bernadette, Christopher, Katie, Megan and Jack, nephews, and nieces. Requiem Mass for Martha was celebrated at Moyvane Church on Tuesday 21st of November, followed by burial afterwards in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane.

ANNIVERSARIES: Eileen O Brien, Mary Ahern, Marie Walsh, Catherine White, Bridie C Shine, Tom Barry, Joan Ahern, Nora McAuliffe, John Connor, Timmy Keane, Bridie McCarthy, Kitty McEnery, Anna Maria Horgan,

MASS INTENTIONS: Sat. 25th Nov.’23- Moyvane for Margaret & Johnny Meade (Aniv.’s) Aughrim at 7.30pm; Sun.26th Nov.’23- Knockanure for Paddy & Bridie & Jack Flavin (Aniv’s) Kilmeaney at 9.30am, and mass Moyvane for Fr. John P. Cunningham, Baltimore, USA at 11.00am, Marian Hall Senior Citizens Christmas Mass at 12.30pm; on Tues.28th Nov.’23 mass Moyvane for Bridie C. Shine (2nd Aniv.) and deceased members of the Shine family at 10.00am; Wed.29th Nov.’23 Knockanure a Private Intention at 10.00am; Thur.30th Nov.’23- Moyvane for Kit & Edward Fitzmaurice (Aniv.’s) Leitrim Middle at 10.00am; Fri.1st Dec.’23- Knockanure a Private Intention at 10.00am; Sat.2nd Dec.’23- Moyvane for Kathleen O’Brien (3rd Aniv.) Church Road, Moyvane at 7.30pm; Sun.3rd Dec.’23 – Knockanure for John & Peggy McElligott & daughter Betty Newman (Aniv.’s) Lissaniska & USA at 9.30am, and Mass Moyvane for Bridie Shine (1st Aniv.) Glin 11.00am.

AGM of Moyvane GAA will be held in the Marian Hall on Friday, 15th December at 8.00pm. All are welcome to attend. Any Motions or Officer Nominations must be with Acting Club Secretary Mike Quinn by Friday, 8th December. Email to secretary.moyvane.kerry or text 0868230648.

POST: Last Christmas Posting Dates for the USA: Parcels – December 6th, Registered Post- December 6th, Standard Letter Post- December 11th, Express Post- December 11th.

GLIN: The Glin Knights Centre: is now closed until next Spring.

Old Fair Day Glin Saturday 2nd December in the Square. Please provide your own stall & coverings. All are welcome. The Craft Fair takes place in Ceol Corbrai Community Hall, table spaces are limited and are on a ‘first come first served’ basis. To book your table, for all details please Contact John on 087-207-9268.

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