G.A.A. - Unfortunately there was disappointment for both our Senior and Junior hurlers last weekend. On St. Patrick’s day, our Junior hurlers played their first match of the County Junior Hurling League against Cappawhite. The game took place in Killenaule with Cappawhite the winners by 2-15 to 0-13. Last Sunday, our Senior Hurlers also played their first match of the County Senior Hurling League against Portroe. The game took place in Portroe with the North Tipperary team victorious on a 4-15 to 1-17 scoreline. Congratulations to our Minor Footballers who defeated Ballingarry in the County Minor Football League which was also played on St. Patrick’s day.
Membership - As the deadline for membership is rapidly approaching, anybody who is yet to pay their membership must do so by March 31st. Membership will not be accepted after this date and it can be given to Joe O’Dwyer.
Daffodil Day - A Coffee / Tea morning will be held in St. Mary’s Hall on Friday, March 25th, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sales tables and Raffle. Table Quiz in Ardagh House, Killenaule on Friday, March 25th, at 9.30 p.m. Auction and Raffle. Refreshments will be served on the night. Table of 4 costs 20 euro. Please support Cancer Care.
Proceeds of both events go to Daffodil Day.
Garden Club - March Meeting of Club members and friends was a very interesting night when two members of Cabra Wetlands, Tom and Michael, gave a talk on Birds in the Garden. Slides were shown of the different birds and the song of each bird was relayed. Competition for members to guess the sounds of four birds was won by Lena Slattery correct answer. Prize was a Nest box for birds. Some Wildlife friendly trees, shrubs and plants suitable for birds was given in list handed to each member and suggested to set aside an unkempt wild area in your garden- vital for wildlife. Next meeting Tuesday, April 12th. Floral Demonstration.
Summertime Begins - Reminder to put all clocks and watches forward for Sunday, March 27th this weekend.
Sympathy - Sincere sympathy to the Doran family on the recent death of their mother Mai (nee Hennessy), Rathroe, to the Carey family on the recent death of Mai (nee Croke), Ballinure. May they rest in peace.
Lourdes Invalid Fund - A church gate collection will be held in Killenaule and Moyglass churches on Sunday, March 27th. Your support is much appreciated also a Table Quiz will be held at Moyglass Village Inn on April 1st at 9.30 p.m. to raise funds. Tables of 4 cost 20 euro. Please support.