Rahealty Community Centre
Progressive 25 Results 15th August
13 games, B. Fogarty, Mgt. Cosgrove, M. Taylor, P. Ely.
On 12 games, Malachy Cullagh, Nuala Breslin.
On 11 games, Joe Mockler, Nancy Eviston.
On 10 games Paddy and Joe Carroll.
Summer Charity Bridge Club – 15th August
1st John Hussey & Michael Gleeson, 2nd Pat Finn & Paddy Gleeson, 3rd Biddy Comerford & Mary Foxton, 4th Patsy Durack & Jim Stokes.
Charity bridge will be held every Monday evening starting at 7.30 p.m sharp in the Anner Hotel, All are welcome
Order of Malta Cadets
First Aid Course for Young People
A first aid class for young people aged between 10-16 years, will begin Friday, 9th September.
The class will run from 5.00 - 6.00 p.m. The classes last for about ten weeks and are held in the Order of Malta Hall, O’Donovan Rossa Street, Thurles. For further information and to book a place contact the Cadet Leader on (087) 9735089. Limited number of places available so booking is advised.
Thurles PFSN Summer Camp ‘11
Thurles Parents and Friends of People with Special Needs Summer Camp concluded on Friday last with a fantastic party at the Guardian Angel Resource Centre at the Pallotine College. Each participant was presented with a certificate and photos of the eventful week by camp co-ordinator Evelyn Nevin. Many thanks to all the volunteers who helped make the camp such a happy and carefree event.
An average of 25 children accompanied by their individual helpers departed from the Pallotine College for different destinations every day. Wednesday was perhaps the highlight of the week as we travelled to the capital, following an invite from Butler’s, to drop into any child’s paradise; i.e. a Chocolate Factory. Over two magical hours were spent on the north side of Dublin where we were shown how chocolate was made and more importantly how it actually tasted. Thanks to Butler’s chocolates and all our hosts during the past week for helping to put loads of smiles (and chocolate!) on all our faces.
Respite Saturday for the month of September will be our next get together.
Hot Rod Racing this Sunday 28th at the new track in Thurles.
New Tar and Chip surface. All classes including Rookie Bangers. First race away at 1 o’clock. All are welcome.
The annual National Pilgrimage of the Apostolate of Our Lady of Fatima to Holycross Abbey will take place this Sunday, 28th August. The ceremonies will begin at 2.30 p.m. with the Rosary Procession followed by the Stations of the Cross, Veneration of the Relic of the True Cross and the Anointing of the Sick. Concelebrated Mass will begin at 4 p.m. Most Rev. Dr. Dermot Clifford, Archbishop of Cashel and Emly will be the chief celebrant and will preach the homily. All are welcome.