Moyvane Notes – 13th March, 2012

Marian Hall Blotto:
There was no winner of last Thursday night’s €7,000 Jackpot. Numbers drawn were: 14   25   26   30. Lucky Dips: €100 Tricia Leahy, Moyvane. €50 Kay Dillon, c/o James Carmody. €20 each: Shane Stack, Listowel. Kathleen Williams, Ballybunion. Noreen O’Connell, Ahalahana. Betty Walsh, Greenville, Listowel. Clodagh, Micheal, Conor, James, Lucy Kissane, Ahalahana. Free Tickets: K.J. & Mary Kate Hanrahan, Ballygoughlin. Liam & Mareda Roche, Listowel. Nell Ahern, Leitrim Middle. Noreen Lynch, Woodgrove. Mary Daughton, Duagh. Next draw this Thursday night, March 15th at Bingo in the Marian Hall.

Moyvane Development Association:
The AGM was held in the Marian Hall recently and the following officers were elected.
  • Chairperson: Denny Flaherty.
  • Vice Chairperson: Bobby Stack.
  • Secretary: Seamus Roche.
  • Assistant Secretary: Molly Nolan.
  • Treasurers: Mike O’Sullivan & Tom Roche.
  • Youth & Liason Officer: Esther Foley.
  • PRO: Ursula Enright.
At the AGM it was decided that a Tidy Towns Sub-Committee would be formed.
  • Chairperson: Noel Stack.
  • Secretary: Brenda Kennelly.
As April is just around the corner it is clean up time. April has been designated National Spring Clean Monthwith the slogan "Get a grip on Litter". In 2011 in Kerry almost 50 tonnes of hand picked litter was collected. Clean-ups will be organised in the village. Dates will be advertised locally. Please watch this space!! Next meeting is Tuesday, April 3rd at 9pm in The Marian Hall.

Moyvane GAA:
Seniors: Moyvane had a bad day at the races last Sunday, loosing to Brosna in Round 3 of the North Kerry League on a final score of Moyvane 0-9, Brosna 2-14.  Moyvane scorers: Timmy Noonan 0-3, James Flavin 0-2, Donal Leahy 0-1, Kevin Kennelly 0-1, Ian McCarthy 0-1 and Owen Stack 0-1.

Minors: Moyvane lost out to Keel/Listry in Round 2 of the County League. Final score Moyvane 3-8, Keel/Listry 1-15. Moyvane scorers: Con Mulvihill 2-2, Timmy Noonan 0-4, Padraig Leahy 1-0, Martin Stack 0-1 and Tom Quinn 0-1.

Senior Fixtures: Please check the Fixture Posters around the village for details of the seniors North Kerry League fixtures.  Moyvane will play Asdee and Ballylongford over the weekend but times and dates are not yet confirmed.

Minor Fixtures: Moyvane are away to Tarbert in Round 3 of the County League on Saturday, March 17th at 4pm.

Scór na bPáistí: Congratulations to the Moyvane Ballad Group who have reached the North Kerry Final after a great performance in Currow on Sunday last.  The final will be held in the Tintean Theatre, Ballybunion on Sunday March 25th at 2pm.  Well done to Amiee Lindsell, Lisa Mulvihill, Margaret Mulvihill, Laura Stack and Lisa Stackpoole. 
Kerry Seniors: Congratulations to Paddy Curtin who scored his first goal for the Kerry Seniors during Kerry’s win over Donegal on Sunday last.

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks jackpot of €6,100. Numbers drawn were 8   9   18  30.  Lucky dips: €40 each Denis and Theresa Mulvihill, Moyvane, Chris McCarthy, Kilbaha, Gerard Donegan, Kilbaha, Eileen Cronin, Mail Road Cross and Stevie Brosnan, Barragougeen.  Next week’s Jackpot is €6,200 and the draw will be held in Kearney’s Bar on Sunday, March 18th at 10pm.

Membership: Club membership of €40 for players and €20 for non-players will close on Friday, March 23rd.  All members will then be registered with Croke Park.
Ladies Football: Moyvane/Clounmacon Ladies were home to Beale on Sunday, March 11th winning on a score of 4-6 to 1-03. Next fixture is away to Ballyduff on Bank Holiday Monday, March 19th at 11.30am

Senior Badminton:
The Division 3 & Division 5 teams had successful outings during the week both winning by 5-2. The Division 3 team of Saorcha Fitzgerald, Carmel Hudson, Jeanelle Griffin, Dermot Keane, James Sheehan and Donnacha Moloney defeating County and the Division 4 team of Francine Collins, Eleanor Sheehan, Louise Behan, Chris McCarthy, Timmy Noonan, Myles Kearney and Padraig Kearney defeated Annascaul.

Knockanure GAA Lotto:
Results March 9th. Jackpot €2,600 Nos Drawn 8   9   21   24. No Winner. Lucky Dips: John Reidy, Abbeyfeale. Mike McElligott, Lisaniskea. Eileen Enright, Lisaniskea. Liam Heck, Ploughman Bar, Abbeyfeale. Kathleen Carmody, Kilmorna. Morgan Sheehy, Duagh. Bar Prize: Siobhan Quinn. Next Week’s Jackpot: €2,700. Last reminder on membership, all membership must be paid by March 23rd as Croke Park will not accept any membership after the end of the month.

Knockanure GAA:
Knockanure GAA wishes to offer its deepest sympathy to Tom and the Flavin Family on the tragic death of Bridie.

Scoil Chorp Chríost:
Scoil Chorp Chríost Parents’ Association, Knockanure are having a used  (clean)clothes, bedlinen, curtains & shoes collection on Friday, March 23rd from 2pm to 3.30pm and on Saturday, March 24th from 3pm to 5pm, at Scoil Chorp Chríost school gate. If you are unable to reach the school, collection may be arranged. Ring or text John (preferably after 6.30pm) at 087 3178616.

Knockanure Community Centre Dance:
A dance will be held at the Centre on Friday, March 16th at 9.30pm. Music by Blue Moon. Admission €7. Raffle and Refreshments on the night. Come along and support your local community centre.

Easter at Knockanure Community Centre:
Easter party time and third annual 5km sponsored walk at Knockanure Community Centre on Sunday, April 1st 2012 (don’t be fooled).. Assemble at 1.30pm. Registration on the day €10. Refreshments on return and monster raffle. On the same day from 2pm to 4pm….Activities for the kids will include a fun quiz, Face Painting, Disco with DJ Shicco and Easter Egg Galore for all kids. Admission €3 per child… concessions. Please support this great fun packed day…you won’t be disappointed. Donation will be going to Listowel Hospice.

Moyvane ICA:
Moyvane ICA will sell daffodils after Mass on Saturday, March 17th and Sunday, March 18th. Please support!

  • Weds. 14th, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Johnny Stack
  • Thurs.15th, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Con & Catherine Mulvihill & their son Con with Stations of the Cross after Mass (led by the Liturgy Group(
  • Fri. 16th, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Vigil Mass for St. Patrick’s Day
  • Sat. 17th, Knockanure, 10am
  • Sat. 17th, Moyvane, 11am – People of the Parish
  • Sun. 18th, Knockanure, 10am – Tim & Hanna Leahy, Trien, Kilmorna
  • Sun. 18th, Moyvane, 11am – Kitty & Mossie Flaherty