Moneygall - Dunkerrin

Whist - Results from the Legion Hall on Wednesday 23rd February. Top Score, Mary Hogan and Eddie Guest, Top Lady, Jean Hayes, Top Gent, Willie Hayes, First Half, Sheila Droney, Second Half, Iris Hayes, Quarters, 1st Nora Sullivan and Thady Maher, 3rd Mary Shanahan, 4th Kathleen Kelly. Raffle, Eddie Guest, Willie Hayes, Mary Shanahan, John Droney. Whist continues on Wednesday nights at 8 p.m.

Whist - Results from the Legion Hall on Wednesday 23rd February. Top Score, Mary Hogan and Eddie Guest, Top Lady, Jean Hayes, Top Gent, Willie Hayes, First Half, Sheila Droney, Second Half, Iris Hayes, Quarters, 1st Nora Sullivan and Thady Maher, 3rd Mary Shanahan, 4th Kathleen Kelly. Raffle, Eddie Guest, Willie Hayes, Mary Shanahan, John Droney. Whist continues on Wednesday nights at 8 p.m.

Cards - Prizewinners from the Legion Hall on Sunday, 20th February. Tops, Joe and Maura Bolger, Second, Paddy Cummins and Liam O’Brien, First Six, Billy Jones and Stephen Kenny, Last Six, Jim Treacy and Sean O’Dwyer, Last Game, Pat Guidera and Margaret Costello. Raffle, Margaret Costello, Stephen Kenny, Mick Doyle. Cards as usual on Sunday nights at 8 p.m.

Offaly Local Development Company - Older People Networking Event, Barna Community Centre on Wednesday, 9th March from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. All are very welcome.

Progressive 45 - Results from the Dunkerrin Community Centre on Friday, 25th February. Tops (shared), Mick Keeshan and Pat Guidera, Maura Bolger and Mick Doyle, Second (shared), Josie O’Connor and Ned Ryan, Tom Nolan and T.J. Donoghue, First Six, Jim and Maura Campion, Last Six, John Bolger and Ger Hogan, Last Game, Mick Varley and Mick Droney, Extra Draw, Johnny Hoolan and Gerry Maher. Cards each Friday night at 8.15 p.m.

I.C.A. - The monthly meeting of the Dunkerrin Guild I.C.A. will take place in the Community Centre on this Thursday night, 3rd March at 8 p.m. All of the members are requested to please attend. New members will be very welcome.

Confirmation - We welcome Bishop Kieran O’Reilly on his first visit to our parish on this Thursday, 3rd March at 11 a.m. when he will administer the Sacrament of Confirmation to the young adults from Moneygall and Dunkerrin schools in St. Mary’s Church, Dunkerrin. Please pray for the following candidates, that they will remain faithful to the promises they make. Adam Hogan, Brian Doughan, Dylan Maher, Eoin W. Whyte, James Doughan, Bob Kenny, Daniel O’Meara, Gearoid Larkin, Eamon Ryan, Daniel Quinlan, Cathal Hogan, Niall Maher, Sara Earley, Emma McCormack, Laura Kieran, Orlaith Murray, Rachel Donovan, Aoife Doughan, Jacqueline O’Brien. May the Holy Spirit bless each of them.

Laois / Offaly Palliative Care Team - invite families / carers of those who have died in the past two years and have been known to the Specialist Palliative Care Team / Hospice Team to a Remembrance Service on Friday, 11th March at 8.15 p.m. at the Church of the Assumption, Harbour Street, Tullamore.