LOTTO - There was no winner in the Emerald’s lotto last week so the prize fund is now E5,800. Jackpot is E3,800. There was one winner having three numbers winning E200: Rita O’Dwyer. Five lucky dips of E20 each: S. Neville, Austin Cleere, Fr. Maher, Anne Holmes, Sean Manogue. Promoters prize: The school.
WHIST DRIVE - Next whist drive in St Mary’s Hall, Johnstown is on Friday night March 22. Proceeds in aid of charity. Doors open usual time.
CARDS - A game of cards every Monday night in Urlingford Community Hall. Your support much appreciated.
ANNIVERSARY MASS - 3rd Anniversary Mass for Peter Moriarty, No 4 Emerald Gardens, Urlingford this Saturday, March 23 in Church of the Assumption, Urlingford at 7pm.
ANNIVERSARIES - Anniversaries prayed for at all Masses in Urlingford and Graine last weekend: Alice Broderick, 4 Riverside Park, Billy Hickey, Millbrook, Joseph Grace, St Mary’s Ave, David Phelan, Kildranagh, Michael and Ellen Burke, Tubrid.
COLLECTION - A church gate collection in aid of Sr Consilios Rehabilitation Centre, Cuan Mhuire will be held this weekend, March 23 and 24 in Urlingford and Graine. Your support will be much appreciated.
THE FATIMA APOSTOLATE - Are holding a Three Hour Vigil in Honour of Our Lady of the Annunciation in the Pallotine Chapel, Thurles, on Monday, March 25 from 7.30pm to 10.30pm. Eucharistic Hour Fr Emmet O’Hara SCA; Marian Hour and Holy Mass Most Rev Seamus Freeman, SAC Bishop of Ossory.
OSSORY PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES - Bookings are now invited for the Ossory Pilgrimage to Lourdes which will take place from May 22 to 27 incl. Cost is E735 pps and Is inclusive of the bus to the airport from Kilkenny City, the bus t and from the local airport in Lourdes, five nights accommodation with three meals each day, full religious pilgrimage programme and the service of both a chaplain and the staff of Joe Walsh Tours. Book now at 051 880414 or firstname.lastname@example.org between Monday and Friday 10.30am to 2.30pm except Wednesdays.
COLAISTE MHUIRE - Johnstown: ARC Welding night class starting on March 19 at 7.30 to 9.30 pm (subject to full class members). Duration: 9 weeks. Cost is 100 euro. Must enrol first and to enrol you must ring 087 9057118. There will be a Tig Mig welding class starting tomorrow (Thursday) 7.30-9.30. 10 weeks €120.
COLLECTION - Lenten Station envelopes are still available in Church Porch so you can pay to the collection as soon as possible. Easter Offering envelopes will be available next week.
STATIONS - Stations of the Cross in Urlingford Church Thursday, March 21 at 7.30pm.
URLINGFORD/GRAINE DEFIBRILLATOR GROUP - Meeting once a month in the Urlingford Community Childcare Centre. We would like to get as many volunteers as possible so please come along and bring a friend – together we could save a life.
MILL FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE - Spaces are available in the allotments, large and small allotments. Interior design and computer classes starting. If you are interested in any of the above contact the MFRC on 056 8838466.
URLINGFORD NS - Scoil an Chroi Ro-Naofa Urlingford NS enrolment for September 2013 has now begun. If you have not yet been in contact with the school regarding enrolling a child for September please do so at 056 8831512 from 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday or by calling to the school office. Closing date for enrolments is April 12, 2013.
EMERALDS CAMOGIE CLUB - Will hold Keep Fit/Circuit Training each Friday for members from U16 upwards. Classes will be held in the Old School, Urlingford at 7.30pm. Also GAA Skills Camp for Primary School boys and girls on Monday, March 25 to Wednesday, March 27, 9.30 to 2pm. Cost E30 per child. Family discount available. Contact Sinead Curran 087 2943889.