Moyvane Notes – 29th January, 2007

Moyvane/ Knockanure Community Games:

Any children (underage from August 1st) interested in taking part in the following events:

  • U14 Boys/ Girls Solo Music & Group Music
  • U14 Boys/Girls Solo Singing
  • U15 Indoor Soccer Boys/Girls (Panel 8 must be over 13 years of age)
  • U13 Indoor Soccer Boys (Panel 8 must be over 10 years of age)
  • U11 Mixed Gaelic Football (Panel 20 must be over 7 years of age)
A list of the other events will be displayed on the noticeboards in the Marian Hall and Community Centre. Any children interested in taking part in any event, please give your name, date of birth and event at the schools. Also, parents must be responsible for the transport of their children to training and events.

Annual Parish Retreat:
The annual Parish Retreat for Moyvane & Knockanure will take place at the Ardfert Retreat Centre on Sunday 18th February. For further information and booking, contact Nodie Brosnan (49352), Julia Stack (49401) or Bridie Shine (49103).


Moyvane defeated Tarbert in the North Kerry Championship on Sunday last (28th Feb) in Moyvane. This was a very good game and a close and exciting finish. They now play Ballylongford in Moyvane on Saturady next at 2.30pm in the semi-final. Lets get out and give them our best support.

The A.G.M. of the Moyvane G.A.A. Club will be held on Friday night next, 2nd February at 8pm in the Marian Hall. All members should attend

Ladies Gaelic Football:
The A.G. M. for the Ladies Gaelic Football takes place on 12th of February at 8pm in the Marian Hall. All parents & friends welcome. Registration will follow on Sunday 18th February at 12 o’ clock at the Marian Hall. Fee is €30 per player.

Gorta Church Gate Collection:
Gorta is holding its Annual Church Gate Collection at all Churches on Saturday and Sunday next, February 3rd and 4th.

The Division 5 mixed league team defeated County 4-3 in the Pres., Tralee on Wednesday last. The team was: Krystal Crowley, Fran Collins, Eileen Roche, Padraig Hanrahan, Sean Pender, Maurice Cuddigan and Micheal Nolan.

The Schools Badminton competition was held in Tralee during the past week. Moyvane players on teams were Aidan Kennelly, Con Mulvihill, James Noonan, and Paul Kennelly, who were runners-up on the U14 Tarbert team, Kevin Fitzmaurice on the winning U16 team, and Kevin Kennelly, James McSweeney and Padraig Keane on U19 runners-up team. Girls were Elaine Hudson on the U14 runners-up team for Presentation Listowel, Breda Lane & Aishling Flaherty on the winning U16 team for Tarbert Comprehensive and the all-Moyvane team of Mgt. Flaherty, Shauna Foley, Denise Collins & Michelle Corridan were runners-up on the U19 Tarbert team. Those on winning teams will represent their school and county in the Munster finals in UL on February 8th.

Doubles Championships were played in Tralee Sports Complex on Saturday last.  Girls runners-up, u14 were Aileen Kennelly & Elaine Hudson, U16 winners were Breda Lane & Aishling Flaherty, U16 boys finalist was James Noonan playing with Joshua Boyd, Listowel.

Community Games Badminton will be in Moyvane on Saturday next.

Creative Writing Programme:

A Children’s Creative Writing Programme will commence at The Seanchaí Centre, Listowel on Saturday 3rd February from 10.30am. The programme will run for 8 weeks and children from the age of 5 to 12 years can participate. For a morning of fun, imagination and creativity, contact Cara or Noreen at the centre, Tel. 068 22212.

Cura – Kerry:
Cura Kerry, The Crisis Pregnancy Agency, is holding an information night on 7th February 2007 in The Brandon Hotel at 8pm, for anyone interested in joining as a volunteer. We look forward to meeting with you and all are welcome to attend.

Marriage Enrichment Weekend:
A married couples gift to each other at the Ibis Hotel, Cork 9th – 11th February on a Marriage Enrichment Weekend by Worldwide Marriage Encounter. For more information, contact 021 4381511/026 42579.

St. Michael's College Enrollment Night:
St. Michael’s College will hold their Enrollment and Open Night for the Academic year 2007/2008 on Thursday 1st February 2007 from 7pm – 9pm.


  • Wed. 31st, 9.15am – Mary O’Sullivan & the deceased members of the O’Sullivan family
  • Thurs. 1st, 7.30pm – Knockanure
  • Fri. 2nd, 7.30pm – Ellen, Patrick & Paschal Walsh
  • Sat. 3rd, 7.30pm – Eileen King, Months Mind
  • Sun. 4th, 11.00am – Nell & Jeremiah Kiely

Stations for Upper Gortdromasillihy & Tubbertoureen at the home of Denis & Mary Flaherty on Friday next, 2nd February at 8.30pm.