Moyvane Notes – 21st August, 2012

Marian Hall Blotto:
Results for Thursday, August 16th. Numbers drawn were: 10   15   20   31. Lucky Dips: €100 Anne Finucane, Lisselton. €50 Joan Brennan, Tarbert. €20 each: Rita Hannon, Willowbrook, Clieveragh, Listowel. Bridget Flaherty, Abbeyfeale. Gemma Moloney, Derry, Listowel. Gus Healy, Listowel. Vincent Moloney, Listowel. Free Tickets: Helen Flaherty, Coolkeragh, Listowel. Anne Carmody, Lyre. M. Murphy, Listowel. Hannah Pearse, Woodgrove, Moyvane. Rita Thornton, Listowel. This week’s Jackpot is €9,500 and the draw will be held at Bingo in the Marian Hall on Thursday night.

Don’t forget your local Bingo in The Marian Hall this Thursday night as usual. Last Thursday night the total prize money won was €3,025. Kathleen Shanahan, Kilbaha spun the wheel and won €600. It could be you this week and you could win €2,000.

Graveyard Committee:
A meeting will be held in the Marian Hall on Friday night August 24th at 8.30pm to elect a new committee for Moyvane and Knockanure graveyards. Everybody welcome.

Moyvane GAA: 

U21 Club Shield: Moyvane/Clounmacon lost out to Bally/Asdee/Beale 1-9 to 4-14 in Round 1 of the U21 Club Shield on Tuesday, August 13th. Moyvane Scorers: Timmy Noonan 0-5, Edmund Sweeney 1-0, Padraig Leahy 0-2, Johnny Greaney 0-1 and Tom McCarthy 0-1.
Intermediate NKC: Emmets proved too good for Moyvane B 2-10 to 0-7 in the Semi Final of the Intermediate North Kerry Championship on Wednesday last. Moyvane Scorers: Kevin Kennelly 0-5, Jackie Mulvihill 0-1 and James Flavin 0-1.
Senior County League Round 9: Moyvane were beaten by Templenoe in Round 9 of the Division 4 of the County League on Saturday last on a final score of Moyvane 2-8, Templenoe 1-16.  Moyvane Scorers: Paddy Curtin 1-7, Ian McCarthy 1-0 and John J. Mulvihill 0-1.
Barrett Cup: Moyvane B are home to Na Gaeil B in the Barrett Cup Quarter Final on Friday, August 24th at 6:30pm.
Club Lotto: There was no winner of this week’s Jackpot of €8,400.  Numbers drawn were 3   5   17   20.  Lucky Dips of €40 each: Kerry & Fiona c/o Gerry, Leona & Neilus Lynch, Lower Aughrim, Robert Nolan c/o Speedy’s, Christine Sheehy, Duagh and Ned Healy c/o P. Scanlon.  Next week’s Jackpot is €8,500 and the draw will be held in Brosnan’s Bar on Sunday, August 26th at 10pm.

Senior Citizens:
A special word of thanks to Kearney’s Bar for providing the venue for the recent fundraising. Thank you to Mairead and Gabriel for organising the music for the night, Tom Roche for sponsoring the food and to those who donated spot prizes. Church Gate Collection amounted to €700. Thanks to those who contributed. Outing: Thanks to John Sullivan ‘Kingdom Bar’ Listowel for sponsoring the bus for the day. An enjoyable day, was had by all.

Annual Church Gate Collection:
The annual church gate collection for the Kerry Emigrant Support Services will take place before all Masses this weekend Saturday August 25th and Sunday August 26tn. Due to your continued generosity between 35 to 40 people come back to Ballybunion for a 6 day break in April each year.

Seanchaí Literary & Cultural Centre:
The Seanchaí Literacy & Cultural Centre in the Square, Listowel will host a lecture on ‘Kerry’s Political Dynasties’ by Owen O’Shea on Thursday August 23rd at 8pm, as part of Heritage Week 2012.  For more information tel. (068) 22212/57927.


  • Weds. 22nd, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Denis, Nora & Michael Moloney, Drommurher. 
  • Thurs. 23rd, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Bridie, John & Bridget and deceased members of the McCarthy family
  • Fri. 24rh, 7.30pm – Sr. Carmelita Murphy
  • Sat. 25rh, Moyvane, 7.30pm – Michael Kennelly, Leitrim East
  • Sun. 26th, Knockanure, 10am – Months’ Mind for John Murphy
  • Sun. 26th, Moyvane, 11am – People of the Parish