Moyvane Notes – 20th May, 2000

COMHALTAS: All those interested in taking part in the Kerry County Fleadh in music, singing and set dancing please forward your names to either the secretary Mary Buckley (49259) or the PRO Breda Enright (49282) before May 24.

First Holy Communion, Moyvane: 10.30am Saturday, May 20.

The Labour Party would like to thank the people of the parish for their generous contribution to their church gate collection last week-end.

Senior citizens outing on May 21. Bus leaves Moyvane from the Presbytery at 11.30am on to Knockanure 11.45, and on to Woodlands, Adare for dinner at 1.00 o’clock approx.

Best wishes to Ms. K. Moloney who will be representing the parish in the Kerry Rose selection in the Brandon Hotel, Tralee this Saturday night, May 20.

The parish of Moyvane/Knockanure will hold its pilgrimage on Sunday, May 28. Parish pilgrims will walk from Knockanure old church via Munhir to the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane. Everyone is welcome to take part in the Pilgrimage as this is one of the main days of the Jubilee year 2000.

Blotto results, Thursday, May 11: Winning numbers 9-14-15-23. Jackpot: £1,100. No winner. Match three numbers: £100, no winner. Lucky Dips: £50 Ann Enright, Lenamore. £25 each Noreen Lynch, Coolaclarig; Mary O’Halloran, Ardfert; £10 each to James Moore, Tarmons East, Leona Fitzmaurice, Lr. Aughrim; Terence O’Brien, Jr, Glin Road; Patsy O’Connor, Clounprohus; Marcella Chute, Listowel. Free tickets: Mary C. Mulvihill; Mike Mulvihill and Denis Mulvihill. All lower Aughrim. Donal O’Connor, Lisloughtin and Noreen Quinn, Pilgrim Hill. Next draw: Thursday, May 18. Jackpot £1,200.

Moyvane seniors defeated St. Patrick’s in the County league on Saturday night last. This win keeps Moyvane in a great position in the league table. Next Saturday, they take on Currow in the Millennium Cup in Moyvane at 8pm.

Moyvane juniors defeated Clounmacon in the Urban League last Friday night. Next Friday they play Duagh in Duagh at 8pm. All players are asked to be in good time for the game. On Tuesday night they play Ballyduff in Moyvane at 8pm in the North Kerry League.

U/12 Moyvane lost to Ballyduff in the County League on Sunday last. This Sunday night, they play Beale in Moyvane at 7pm. All players are asked to be in the dressing room at 6.45pm sharp.

U/14 Moyvane have a bye in the North Kerry League on Wednesday night.

Moyvane/Knockanure Community Games will hold their area athletic finals on Friday evening at 7.30pm in Brosnan’s Park, events for boys and girls U/8 to U/17. The first four in each event will qualify for the County finals in Tralee on June 24 and 25. The games will start at 7pm with a Fancy Dress Parade. The Fancy Dress and athletics are confined to the parish of Moyvane/Knockanure. Prizes will be given in both events. Parents please encourage your children to take part. Admission is £1.

We wish the best of luck to the County teams travelling to Mosney for Sports Induction week-end on May 19.