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Joe Cashin

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Joe Cashin

FUN DAY

FUN DAY

Mooncoin GAA Family Fun Day and BBQ 25th August. As part of the ‘Gathering’, this year’s fun day will commence with a special ‘Emigrant’ themed Mass. We invite all Parishioners, and those who are home on holidays to attend our ‘Emigrant’ themed Mass in Mooncoin Parish Church on Sunday August 25th at 11.15am. We invite all who have family, friends and neighbour’s abroad to place a photo or their name and current location on a specially constructed ‘Emigrant Tree’ located inside the Church door. You can also enter their name/location in a specially provided ‘Emigrant Book’ which will be used as part of the Offertory celebration. Wear your, or family members club jersey, or bring along club/Country flags. Family and friends home and abroad can share in this special service with us via the web on the following link: www.churchservices.tv/mooncoinparish

Following the mass we will move across to the Sports Complex for: Exhibition Hurling and Camogie games between current and former teams, Underage Games including Final of Towns land League, pony and trap rides, kiddies corner, Mickey and Minnie, face and nail painting, trace your Family Tree, set dancers, live music with Urban Van Blue and The Three Cailini Musicians, Monster Raffle and much more. Free Entry

CLUB GEAR

This year, Lucozade Sport is offering adult sport clubs free training equipment and kit in exchange for Lucozade Sport bottle caps. Please support Mooncoin GAA Club by collecting Lucozade Sports bottle caps. Please hand your collected bottle caps into the Complex Office for the attention of Maurice Flynn.

WEIGH LIGHTER

We are excited to announce that Weigh Lighter the straight forward Nutrition and weight loss programme is coming to Mullinavat and Mooncoin in September. The extremely successful weight loss programme classes will commence on September 4th in the Parish Church hall from 7-8pm. In Mooncoin starting from September 5th in Comerford’s Lounge from 7-8pm.

The classes which are open to both ladies and gents offer straight forward tips and advice about enjoying a healthy lifestyle, without the use of diet products or gimmicks. Your friendly leader will motivate you to achieve success and have you seeing and feeling the difference in as little as three weeks.

Full details available at www.weighlighter.ie for further information contact your local class leader Gary Murphy on 087 6141587 , email gary@weighlighter.ie or on facebook https://www.facebook.com/GaryWeighLighterForLife.

CYCLE

I am taking part in the Sean Kelly Heritage cycle on Sunday next. I am raising sponsorship for the Irish Kidney Association as my wife Moira had a Kidney transplant over 2 years ago. It has been almost 10 years since I competed in any of those cycles, two weeks ago I took part in a 60k event, so I am now fit enough for 100km.

You can donate through PayPal here if you are interested. Thank you for your time and support, www.irishcyclingphotos.com/?page_id=19707.