Moyvane Notes – 13th October, 2001

THE Development Association are holding the third pub quiz at Hanrahan’s Bar on this Friday night. The Village Festival will get off to a great start with Stocktons Wing in concert on the opening night of the Village Festival on Friday, October 26. There will also be a Ceili and many other events at the Village Festival.

Bookings for use of the Community Centre and its facilities should be made through the caretaker or secretary at 49357.

The AGM of the Moyvane Fine Gael Club takes place this Thursday night October 11 at 9pm in the Community Centre.

Chiropodist will be at the Marion Hall on Saturday next October 13 between 1.30pm and 5.30pm. For appointments please contact Eileen Quinn at 49472.

Blotto: There was no winner of the £2,400 jackpot in the draw held during Listowel Races. The winning numbers were 2, 11, 12 and 26. Three people matched three numbers, and won £35 each. They were Padraig Horan, Aughrim, Moyvane; Ivan O’Brien, c/o Nora Fitzmaurice and Owen and Niamh Stack, Drommurhur, Moyvane. Lucky dips £10 each: Mary Leahy, Clounbrane, Moyvane; Niall Guiney, c/o Martin Kennelly, Kilbaha; John Cunningham, Kilbaha; Teresa Julian, 2 Doon Road, Ballybunion; John Ahern, Leitrim Middle, Moyvane and Darragh Sweeney, c/o Pascal. Free tickets for next draw: John Cooke, Doon West, Ballybunion, Marie and D.J. Mulvihill, Cahirdown, Listowel; M.J. Cronin, Mail Road Cross, Moyvane; Martin Kennelly, Kilbaha, Moyvane and Nora Kennelly, Leitrim East.

Last Thursday night nobody got it right either and the £2,500 jackpot was not won. The winning numbers were 4, 16, 26 and 28. There were seven match threes. They were: The Slemon family, Ahalahana, Moyvane; Mary Sheehy, Leitrim Middle; Maureen Moore, Ballinoe; Mike Fitzgibbon, Milford, Co. Cork; John J. Ahern, Leitrim Middle; Richard O’Connor, Keylod and Willie Creegan, Glin. Lucky dips: £10 each – Francis Thornton, Kilbaha; Josephine Moloney, Moyvane Village; Ita O’Connell, Glenalappa; Bridget Stack, Drommurhur and Anne Finucane, Keylod. Free tickets for next draw: Maura and Keith Walsh, Tarmons; Kathleen Kennelly, Main Street, Moyvane; David Sheehy, Lisselton; Joseph Mulvihill, Leitrim West and Kitty Scanlon, Leitrim West. This Thursday night’s jackpot will be at £2,600 and the draw will be held in bingo in the Marian Hall.

It is hoped to run a course on how improve the reading skills of children up to the age of 12. The course is free of charge and will take place in the Marion Hall for eight weeks one night a week for two hours, contact 068-49003.

GAA Juniors: Our juniors have qualified for the final of the North Kerry Intermediate championship which is hoped to take place this weekend. Players and supporters are asked to check local posters for definite clarification.

Under-21: Moyvane are down to play Beale in the first round of the championship on Sunday October 14 in Listowel at 1.30pm sharp. Due to the fact that our juniors will be playing players are advised to check posters or contact the secretary for their fixture.

Seniors: Our seniors received a bye in the first round of the championship so we must wait for the next round draw to know our quarter-final opponents. More details next week.

Night Classes on the new Euro will commence shortly for two nights per week at Riverside Workshop for anyone wishing to learn more about the conversion to Euro’s. If you wish to take part please hand in your name into the Workshop at Well Lane or phone 069-63077. All are welcome, classes are free.