Johnstown: Fenian Hurling Monster auction

Auction - A monster auction aid of the Fenian Hurling Club will be held in St Kieran’s Hall on Sunday Nov 18th starting at 1pm. Items for sale include coal, turf, firewood, kindling, farm feeds. There will also be household goods on offer and a cake sale.To make a donation or to pledge goods please contact Billy Fitzpatrick 0868368040, John Maher 08772943684 or Willie Costigan 0872807599. Please have a look around your house and you may be surprised with what you can offer to the auction.

Auction - A monster auction aid of the Fenian Hurling Club will be held in St Kieran’s Hall on Sunday Nov 18th starting at 1pm. Items for sale include coal, turf, firewood, kindling, farm feeds. There will also be household goods on offer and a cake sale.To make a donation or to pledge goods please contact Billy Fitzpatrick 0868368040, John Maher 08772943684 or Willie Costigan 0872807599. Please have a look around your house and you may be surprised with what you can offer to the auction.

Congratulations - We offer congratulations to Fintan and Lorraine Garrett, Bayswell, Crosspatrick on the birth of their baby daughter Hannah Grace. The baptism took place recently in St. Kierans Church.

Rosary - The Rosary will be recited every Sunday during November in Johnstown Cemetery at 2.30.pm weather permitting otherwise in the church.

Whist Drive - The whist drive in St. Mary’s Hall last Friday night was very well supported. All monies raised will be donated to the Samaritans. the winners were Top Score.. Andrew Bailey, other winners.... Breda Brennan, Joan Loughman, Sister Miriam, Bridie Boland, Louise Bailey, Pat Delaney, Henry Miller, John McGinley, Arthur Miller, Mary Orr, Lorna Allen, Patricia Delaney, Thomas Dunne, Bill Cuddihy, Emma Calbeck, Kathleen Phelan, Kitty Butler. Raffle winners..... Alison Calbeck, Rd Calbeck, Tonas Dunne, Henry Martin, John McGinley, Mary Doheny, Annie Walshe and Nancy Ryan. The next whist drive in St. Mary’s will be on Friday Nov 16th in aid of the Irish Wheelchair Association.

SNA jobs - Urlingford Childcare Centre seek to recruit 2 SNA’s under the CE scheme. The hours needed every week are nineteen. Mininium of FETAC level5 in Childcare/ECCE required. All enquiries to urlingfordchildcare@gmail.com or phone 0568838562

Table Quiz - A table quiz in aid of the Carers Association will be held in Barry’s Bar on Friday Nov 9th. Table of 4 € 20. A raffle will include a signed jersey by J J Delaney. Your support would be greatly appreciated for this great association. Nobody knows when one might need a carer!

Collection - The north Kilkenny branch of the Irish Wheelchair Association will hold a church gate collection in this parish next weekend Nov 10/11.

Weekly lotto - The jackpot for Spa Development/Fenians Lotto continues to roll and now stands at €14,400.There were threewinners of match three last week. The numbers drawn were 18,21,22,24. The winners were Pricilla Ricard c/o Post Office, Jim Quinlan, c/o Tommy Sharkey, Kathleen Whitford, c/o Ann Power. They shared €200/ Promoters prize Post Office. This weeks draw Paschals Bar. Prizewinners in the monthly draw for St Kierans Hall are €600 Marie Hickey..promoter T. Sharkey..€250 Mary Browne promoter Mgt Garrett, €100... Ann Stapleton promoter Mgt Ryan, €100 Par Byrden promoter Peter Norton, €100 Jennifer Dermody promoter Nellie and Ml Quinlan, €75 Imelda Curran promoter Evelyn Sweeney.

Art Exhibition - An Art Exhibition is being held in Galmoy Parochial Hall on Sunday, December 2 as part of the Three Counties Christmas Market. If you are a local amateur artist and are interested in exhibiting your work please contact Brian Boyle , Principal Galmoy National School Ph 0568831481.