Owning Retirement Homes. Formerly Sue Ryder Homes
A sea of yellow rapeseed. Rich growth of April May
Anniversaries at this time:
Kitty Blackmore; Baby Isabella Wright and her Grandfather Robert Wright;
Patrick Murphy; Jimmy Walsh, Ardclone; Catherine O Donnell, Kilonnerry;
Kate Grace, Gortrush; Leo Doyle, Bawngarriff; Jimmy Mc Namara; Kevin Walsh, Fiddown;
Months Mind (9th June) - Mary Power, Hillcrest
Sunday, 1 July at 9am: Margaret McGrath
Sunday, 8 July at 9am: Margaret Larkin
Sunday, 17 June: Celine & David Kennedy
Sunday, 24 June: Michael & Ann Duggan and their daughter Kathleen-Ann
Sunday, 1 July: Larry O’Gorman
Church Cleaners - June 18th: Ann Chum, Ann Galvin & Mauney Doyle
PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK
Anyone interested in travelling this year, please contact Tessie on 087-6167165 / 643296 or Sally on 643232. The possible date for the trip is Sunday July 29th but will be dependant on numbers. Please ring ASAP to confirm interest.
St. Kieran’s College All Past Pupils Reunion Gala Gala Banquet, Friday 29th June at the Ormonde Hotel commencing at 7pm. Tickets €40.
Golf Challenge, Saturday 30th June at Kilkenny Golf Club. Entry Fee €50.00.
Bookings www.stkierandcollege.ie or 056 7721086.
Ferrybank Library News:
FREE Puppet Show “Goldilocks & the Three Bears” at Ferrybank Library. Don’t miss the opportunity to see a puppet show by renowned puppeteer Miriam Lambert at Ferrybank Library on Saturday June 23rd at 11am – 11.45am. Miriam will bring the story of “Goldilocks & the Three Bears” to life in her original two-tier puppet booth with the help of her signature characters “Peek” and “Book”. Fun and laughter guaranteed! Suitable for 4-7 year olds. To book a place for your little one phone 051 897200 or email email@example.com.
Summer Reading Fun!
Our Summer Stars reading challenge returns to Ferrybank Library and children can register with their parents from Tuesday the 19th of June onwards. Children will read 8 books over the summer holidays and can collect prizes along the way. All those who complete the challenge will get a medal and certificate and will be invited to a celebration show on a Saturday afternoon in the Springhill Hotel in September.
Piltown National School Silver Circle Weekly Draw
Week 8 Winners:
€125: Teddy O’Neill, Tower Road (Seller: A & T O’Neill)
€75: Isobel Quirke, Whitechurch (Seller: J & M Quirke)
€50: Sandra Quinn, Belline Way (Seller: S & P Quinn)
€25: Summer Carroll (Seller: L Carroll)
Week 9 Winners:
€125: Evelyn Cleary, Carrigeen (Seller: L&J O’Brien)
€75: Lally Kiely, Belline (Seller: D. Kane)
€50: Neil Moriarty, Tybroughney (Seller: S&D Moriarty)
€25: Samantha Beresford (Seller: S Beresford)
Piltown Toddler Group meets on every Tuesday morning in Piltown Community Centre from 10:30am to 12 noon. Come in for a chat and a cup of tea. €2 per family, All are welcome.
TUG OF WAR PILTOWN
National Outdoor Championship, Categories: Men, Women & Youths, to be held in Iverk Show Grounds on Sunday 24th June @ 1pm. Schools Competition also. Come and support your local team, The Mighty Oaks & your local school. Admission: €5, under 16yrs free.