Moyvane Notes – 20th November, 2007

Coiste na nOg:
Congratulations to the Moyvane U12 team on reaching the North Kerry Championship Division 3 Final which was played in Clounmacon on Sunday last. Despite all players putting in a great effort on the day, Moyvane were defeated by Finuge. Team: James Flaherty, Niamh Stack, John Finucane, Joe Colsagn, Aidan Enright, Eamon Flaherty, Paul Kennelly, Erin Finucane, Michael Woods, Coln Eright, Liam Corridan (Captain) and Martin Stack. Subs: Brendan Stack, Donal Stack, Patricia Goulding, Ashley Sheehy, Dylan Mulvihill and Paul Greaney.
The team selectors wish to thank all the players for their commitment during the year.

GAA – Fixtures:
Moyvane seniors are at home to Churchill in the final round of the County League on Sunday 25th November at 2pm. A win for Moyvane would gain the two points needed to reach the play off stage of the competition.

Feale Rangers:
As the celebrations continue in their victory in the County Championship Final, Feale Rangers qualified for 10 finals, won 3 in 1978, 1980 and this year 2007. Feale Rangers is comprised of 8 clubs, those being: Listowel, St. Senans's, Clounmacon, Finuge, Duagh, Moyvane and Knockanure. Knockanure Club was founded in 1901 and in 1949 for one year the area merged with a part of Duagh Parish Islanddanny and were known as the Kilmorna Ramblers. The Moyvane Club was founded in 1923, County Honours include 1 Junior County Championship 1982, 1 Novice County Championship 2006, District Honours Senior : 18 North Kerry Championships, 6 North Kerry Leagues. Minor: 2 North Kerry Championships, 1 North Kerry League, U21 : 1 North Kerry Championship.

Knockanure Community Centre:
The Knockanure Community Centre Officially Opening is now for sale on DVD or video. Contact Leo Finucane on 087 6955721 or the committee members.

Dancing to Johnny Barrett takes place in the Centre on Friday November 23rd. Your support would be appreciated.

31 mms of rain fell in the Moyvane area last week.

KDYS Listowel:
KYDS Listowel is holding a Band Night that is open to all teenagers. It will take place on Friday 23rd November in the Presentation Convent Hall, Listowel 8.30 -10.30pm. Admission €3. No Drink, No Drugs. For info tel. 068 23744.

Old Saying:
If America sneezes, Ireland gets a cold.

Moyvane ICA:

  • Family Fun Day takes place on Sunday 25th November in the Marian Hall from 2-4pm.
  • Cookery Demonstration with Denis Doody of Kingdom Kitchen Catering takes place at the Marian Hall, Moyvane, on Tuesday 27th November, at 7.30pm.
  • Annual shopping trip to Cork City takes place on Wednesday 28th November. A bus will leave the village at 7.30am. Cost €16.


  • Wed. 21st, 7.30pm – Patrick Carmody
  • Thurs. 22nd, 7.30pm – November Intentions, Knockanure
  • Fri. 23rd – Stations for Gortdromagowna at the home of Margaret Carmody at 8pm
  • Sat. 24th, 7.30pm – Deceased members of the Kennelly Family
  • Sun. 25th, 10am – Kathleen O'Connor
  • Sun. 25th, 11am – Patrick Scanlon, Moher

Diocesan Collection next weekend for the Diocesan Youth Service.

The death took place recently of Sr. Maria Kissane, St. John of God Convent, Kilkenny and late of Leitrim East, Moyvane on Nov. 12. She was in her late 70's. Requiem Mass took place on Wednesday in St. Patrick's Church, Kilkenny, followed by burial in Foulkstown Cemetery. Sympathy is extended to the bereaved family.