Moyvane Notes – 14th September, 2010

Marian Hall Blotto: 
Numbers drawn last Thursday night were 15   23   25   30. There was no winner. Lucky Dips: €100 Geraldine Nolan, Listowel. €50 Eddie J. Flaherty, Tubbertoureen. €20 each: May Quirke, Rathoran. Margaret & Michael Lynch, Moyvane. Darragh Hennessy, c/o Bridget Fitzmaurice, Aughrim. James Carmody, Ballybunion. Marie Joy, Killocrim. Free Tickets: Esther Cane, St. Brendan’s Park. Mary Daughton, Duagh. Denis Scannell. Anne Marie O’Keeffe, Carrigeen, Brosna. Johnny Mulvihill, Glenalappa. September Jackpot:€10,500. Please note, there will be no draw this Thursday night due to Listowel Races. Next draw at Bingo Thursday, September 23rd. 


Moyvane GAA:
Juniors: Congratulations to Moyvane Juniors who won the Intermediate North Kerry Championship for the second year in a row. They took care of Castleisland Desmonds in Duagh on Friday last on a final score of Moyvane 2-9, Desmonds 2-5. Team and Scorers: Chris Foley, Mike Woods (Captain), Timmy Kennelly, Conor Leahy, Kevin Stack, Mossy Mulvihill, Patrick Finucane, Mike O’ Connor, James Noonan, John Jack Mulvihill (0-2), Tom Keane (1-0), Niall Mulvihill, Kevin Kennelly (1-5), Cathal O’ Connor (0-1), Oliver Carmody. Subs: Ian McCarthy, James Kennelly (0-1), Jackie Mulvihill, Martin Sheehy, Tommy O’ Donoghue, Paul Mulvihill. Manager: Paddy Leahy, Selectors: Michael Walsh, Jeremiah Mulvihill.  Well done everybody.

Race Night: Moyvane GAA Club are holding their annual video race night in Brosnan’s Bar on Thursday, September 16th at 9:30pm. This is a very important event, as it is their main fund raiser for the year. Please come and support your local club.

GAA Lotto: There was no winner of last Sunday night’s Jackpot of €4,200. Numbers drawn were 4   6   25   26.  Lucky Dips of €40 each: Marie Lynch, Lisselton, Paschal Sweeney, Moyvane, Margaret and Michael Lynch, Moyvane, B. Mulvihill, Derry c/o Pat Scanlon, Greg Quinn c/o Mary’s Bar.  Next weeks Jackpot is €4,400 and the draw will be held in Speedy’s Bar.


Jimmy Smith is taking over from Johnny Cronin and dancing will now be on a Friday beginning on Friday, September 24th at 4pm. 

Moyvane Development Association:
The next meeting will take place on Tuesday, September 21st at 9pm.

Moyvane ICA:
Would you like to go to the Ploughing Championship?  Now is your chance, the bus will leave from outside the school at 5am on Tuesday September 21st.

Set Dancing:

Adult set dancing with Timmy Woulfe begins on Monday September 20th in the Marian Hall. Beginners at 8pm. All dancers at 8.30pm.

Knockanure Community Centre:

Health and Beauty Classes will commence at the centre on Tuesday, September 21st from 8pm to 9pm for six weeks. Phone (068) 49799, (068) 49250.


North East Kerry Community CE Scheme Ltd.
A vacancy has arisen on the scheme for an administrator at Knockanure Community Centre. To apply, please submit CV to The Supervisor, North East Kerry CE Scheme, The Bridewell, Tarbert, Co. Kerry.

Guitar Lessons:
Lessons for beginners every Wednesday evening at 6pm. All welcome. Information @ (087) 2884869.


The death has taken place of Fr. Joe Walsh of Leitrim East. He was one of a family of ten born to Mary Hanrahan & Maurice Walsh on April 17, 1924. He was a member of the Mill Hill Fathers and was ordained in London in 1949. After his ordaination he taught in St. Joseph’s College, Freshford, Co. Kilkenny. In 1953 he was appointed to Kuching, Borneo where he spent ten years before returning to Europe where he spent time in Freshford, Glasgow, Dublin, Belfast & Edinburgh. He retired in 1999 and celebrated his Diamond Jubilee last year. His health had been failing for some time and he died on Saturday, September 11 in St. Joseph’s Nursing Home, Rathgar. His burial took place in Bohernabreena cemetery, Dublin on Monday. He is survived by his sister, Peg and many nieces and nephews. May he rest in peace.