Templemore town news

Congratulations to the boys and girls from St Joseph’s, St Colmcille’s and Killea schools who received the sacrament of Holy Communion last weekend. On Sunday next May 26th the children from Clonmore NS will celebrate their First Holy Communion in Clonmore Church at 10am Mass.

Congratulations to the boys and girls from St Joseph’s, St Colmcille’s and Killea schools who received the sacrament of Holy Communion last weekend. On Sunday next May 26th the children from Clonmore NS will celebrate their First Holy Communion in Clonmore Church at 10am Mass.

Island of Faith & Victory Prayer Walk: A Prayer Walk will be held on Monday next May 27th from Roscrea to Templemore (10am – 4pm). Members of the Word of the Lord Ministry team welcome you to join them as they enter the town around 4pm and/or participate in the Intercession Meeting in McAuley Community Centre at 5pm. Contact Katey Moreland on 087-1238774 for further details.

Recently Deceased: Please pray for those who died recently: Rev Stephen Carey, Templetuohy and Diocese of Camden, New Jersey USA; Bill Bentley, Boherboy, Suncroft, Co Kildare and formerly Templemore. May They Rest In Peace.

Active Retirement Association: The next meeting of the Templemore Active Retirement will be held on Wednesday 29th May, at the earlier time of 2.30. p.m., in the Golf Clubhouse and having regard to the success of our meeting of the 8th May we are certain that those who attended will encourage our absent members to join us on the 29th so be sure to keep that afternoon free. On the 8th May Joan Buckley from Moneygall, representing the Alzheimers Association, attended and was accompanied by two visiting Italian Alzheimers members namely Paole Martinelli and Franco Terrozzimo. Joan spoke briefly to the assembly and thanked our ARA for their efforts for Alzheimers. The visitors were amazed at the teatime spread before them. They were not to know it was our bring, eat and raffle (what was not eaten) day.    For our proposed trip to Lismore, which takes place on Wednesday 5th June, please be good enough to contact Marie Regan 086 851 0059, before the weekend, with your name and €13, so that we can confirm booking.

Community Services Centre Ltd: We are holding our Annual General Meeting and launch of Templemore Community Services Centre Ltd Strategic Plan 2013-2018 on Wednesday, 22nd May at 7.30pm in the McAuley Centre, Templemore. All are welcome.

Full news round-up in this week’s Tipperary Star