Gortnahoe -

Thanks - Sincerest thanks to all who contributed to the collection for the Emigrants.

Thanks - Sincerest thanks to all who contributed to the collection for the Emigrants.

Diocesan Needs Collection - This collection is to help fund the needs of the diocese and will be taken up this week end. Please contribute generously to this vital fund. Envelopes for the collection were included at the start of the year.

Glengoole National School - Will hold a table quiz this Saturday night in Dolly’s Bar at 9.30pm. All support will be greatly appreciated.

Sympathy - Sincere sympathy is extended to Margaret Cooney, Boulick on the death of her sister Mary Hennessy, Bristol. May she rest in peace.

Mary Willies Golf Society - Go raibh mile maith agat to all who supported the Golf Classic last week through teams, sponsorship and buying tickets. It was a brilliant success. To date the club have cleared €9,500 after all expenses paid. Pieta House, ACT Cork University Hospital and Gortnahoe Playground will be the recipients of this money. Presentations took place in Mary Willies last Saturday night.

Tottenham Hotspur Soccer Roadshow - Will be held this year from Monday, July 1 to Friday, July 5 in Gortnahoe. Places limited to 60 children age 5 to 15. Discount available for booking before May 24. Contact Michael Lyons at 086-8167936 for further information.

Chiropodist - Will attend Family Resoource Centre,Glengoole this Wednesday. Contact the centre at 052 91 57992.

Juvenile GAA - The U-14’s play Boherlahan-Dualla this Thursday in Gortnahoe at 7pm. All players to be there 30 minutes before throw-in and don’t forget gum shields. Membership is now due and must be paid before the end of April. All paid up members will be entered into a free draw for a hoodie.

Gortnahoe Senior Citizens - Will hold a Talent Competition on Tuesday, April 30 at 2.30pm in Gortnahoe Community Centre. Other clubs will also take part. All party pieces will be included from singing to dancing poetry reciting etc.

Day of Prayer - Saturday, May 4 is designated as a special Day of Prayer for unborn life at Our Lady’s Shrine Knock focusing on prayer and liturgy.