Month’s Mind - Month’s Mind Mass for Nonie Moroney (nee Cummins) on Friday, 3rd June at 7.30 p.m.
First Friday - First Friday of June, Evening Mass at 7.30 p.m. in Parish Church with novena prayers.
St. Patrick Parish Website - Please note our website is now activated. Our address is www.doonparish.ie Comments are welcome. The parish newsletter will be posted on the website every week.
May Rosary - During May the rosary will be prayed each morning before 10 a.m. Mass and each Sunday evening at the Grotto at 6 p.m. led by the Legion of Mary.
Tidy Towns - We are open to adjudication any time from this Wednesday, 1st June to 30th June. The co-operation of everybody is essential in keeping our streets litter free. Our beautiful village can be enhanced by hanging baskets, window boxes, painting of premises etc.
Ballyhoura Development Ltd. - Is inviting communities to submit expressions of interest for support from the Rural Social Scheme (RSS) for community projects and initiatives from 1st June, 2011 until 31st March, 2012. For more information contact Catherine Lynch on (063) 91300 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Doon Youth Choir - Are seeking new members from 4th class upwards. One Mass per month in St. Patrick’s Church, Doon. If interested come along to practice on Monday 6th and 13th June from 7.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. Please come along, all are welcome.
Doon Cemetery Mass - Will be held on Friday, 29th July at 7.30 p.m. Please inform all who have relatives interred.
Meeting - Pioneer meeting in Convent on Saturday, 4th June after 6.30 p.m. Mass.
Chernobyl Children International - Mulkear Outreach Group would like to thank everyone who supported our Craft and Food Fair fundraiser last Sunday. A special thanks also to everyone who baked cakes and donated items for sale. June 19th next will see the arrival of 15 children along with their translator from Belarus to Doon and the surrounding parishes for a four week stay of rest and recuperation. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.
Haven Charity - Wish to thank the parishioners of Doon and surrounding areas who gave so generously to the recent church gate collection. 992.84 euro was donated. Haven is an Irish charity founded to build houses for the people in Haiti. In April of this year, 350 Irish volunteers travelled to Haiti to build houses alongside the local people. They are now organising a further group of 300 to travel to Haiti in October.
G.A.A. - Fixtures: Junior ‘A’ East League Doon v Kilteely/Dromkeen on Wednesday, 1st June in Doon at 7.30 p.m. U/8 Hurling Blitz on Friday 3rd in Garryspillane. U/14 Championship Doon v Kilmallock on Sunday 5th in Doon at 11.30 a.m. These are preliminary fixtures, please sign up to text service to get accurate game information (087) 7818652.
Results: Junior ‘A’ Doon 1-9, Cappamore 4-8. Junior ‘B’ Doon 2-12, Ballybricken 1-9. Senior Championship Doon 1-9, Ahane 0-10.
Feile Update - All recycling bags can be returned next Saturday to clubhouse from 10.30 a.m. to 12 noon.