Tullaroan - Twenty one receive confirmation from Bishop

Confirmation - On Sunday last Bishop Séamus Freeman Confirmed twenty one children from Scoil Ruadáin at the Church of The Assumption, Tullaroan. Those who received the Sacrement of Confirmation were Patrick Burns, Leanne Cleere,Joe Coughlan, Rebecca Cuddiy, Caoime Holland, Jack Keogh, Sinead Keoghan, Ciara Walsh, Noel Breen, Niamh Brennan, Bobby Cummins, John Dillon, Lindsey Guthrie, Aine Lanigan, Eimear Lanigan, Simon Lanigan, Caoimhe Maher, Charlotte Sealy, Adam Tallis, Roisin Treacy, Alice Walsh. Bishop Freeman was assisted by Rev. Patsy Guilfoyle, P.P.

Confirmation - On Sunday last Bishop Séamus Freeman Confirmed twenty one children from Scoil Ruadáin at the Church of The Assumption, Tullaroan. Those who received the Sacrement of Confirmation were Patrick Burns, Leanne Cleere,Joe Coughlan, Rebecca Cuddiy, Caoime Holland, Jack Keogh, Sinead Keoghan, Ciara Walsh, Noel Breen, Niamh Brennan, Bobby Cummins, John Dillon, Lindsey Guthrie, Aine Lanigan, Eimear Lanigan, Simon Lanigan, Caoimhe Maher, Charlotte Sealy, Adam Tallis, Roisin Treacy, Alice Walsh. Bishop Freeman was assisted by Rev. Patsy Guilfoyle, P.P.

Tullaroan Whist Drive - A whist drive in aid of Prague House will be held in the Tullaroan Community Centre on Friday 18th May commencing at 8.45pm. Top score €50.00. Please contact Patricia , Catherine or Eileen if you would like to donate prizes for the raffle.

Hurling - Tullaroan junior hurling team overcame St. Martins in the All County Junior Hurling League held at Muckalee hurling grounds on Saturday evening last. Team: G. Joyce, W. Dooley, S. Cuddihy, A. Carter, R. Maher, P. Kennedy, B. Simpson, C. Maher, P. Walshe, J. Holmes, J. Maher, J. Moore, E. Teehan, J. Norton, N. Sweeney, Subs: P. Sweeney, M. Brennan.

Alzheimer Day Centre and Home Care - Kilkenny Alzheimer Day Centre and Home Care are holding a Tea Day on the 11th of May between 11am and 1pm in St. Fiacres Parish Centre (beside Supervalu, Loughboy); you are welcome to come along on the day. We are also participating in the Stoneyford 10k walk/run on the 20th of May 2012 in Stoneyford Village. If you are interested in sponsoring us for this event or would like a sponsorship card please contact us on 0567771230.

Tea Party - After Mass On Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th May a ‘Tea Party’ will be held in the grounds of Tullaroan Parochial House. All proceeds will go to the Kilkenny Branch, Alzheimer’s Association. All support would be very much appreciated.

Congratulations Karen -There was big celebrations recently in the Make Up and Beauty Studio, Green Street Callan where Karen Maher opened her own business exactly one year ago this May. Karen is daughter of Elizabeth and the late Ger Maher, Courtstown, Tullaroan and is wished all the best for the coming years.

Mini Marathon - Volunteers are needed to take part in the Flora Women’s Mini Marathon which will be held in Dublin on 4th June. Those who would like to volunteer are asked to raise monies for ‘Prague House, Freshford, Co. Kilkenny. If you require further information please contactSuzie on 0879863191.

Scrap Metal Collection- Tullaroan hurling club are organising a scrap metal collection beginning the week of May 7th for one week. All scrap metal including old cars, vans, farm equipment and household metals. Collection can be arranged. If you require any more information please contact Donnie Hogan 087 9812112.

St. Vincent de Paul - There will be a second collection in the Church of The Assumption this weekend in aid of the Society.

Hurlers COOP DRAW - Tickets are now on sale for the Hurlers Co-op Draw and sellers will be calling to all houses in the Parish over the next couple of weeks. As this is one of the big fundraisers for the Tullaroan G.A.A. club your support would be very much appreciated

Colaiste Mhuire, Johnstown- 2012 transition year students present ‘Back to the 80’s’ in the school gym on Friday May 18th at 7.30pm sharp. For further information contact 0568831135.