May


W/E 02/06/2019

posted Jun 1, 2019, 3:40 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Jun 1, 2019, 3:56 PM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124: 


Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636


Weekday Masses:    Ruan: Mon & Thurs @ 9:30 a.m.     Dysart:     Wed @ 9:30 a.m


Masses this Weekend 
Dysart: Saturday June 1st 8:00pm  Mass of Anniversaries 
Ruan: Sunday June 2nd at 10:00am:- Lay Led Liturgy 

Rest in Peace  We remember in our prayers this evening Kevin O’Brien, who was laid to rest last weekend. May his gentle soul rest in peace

Masses next Weekend 
Saturday June 8th 11:00am:- Blessed Sacrament of Confirmation (Pupils from both Ruan and Toonagh N.S.’s). 
Ruan: Saturday June 8th at 8:00pm:- Mass for the People 
Dysart: Sunday June 9th at 10:00am:- Lay Led Liturgy 

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections: €379.58

Thank you all for your kind contributions



Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:-                                           Reader this week:-   

Euch Minister next week:-    Pat O Halloran          Reader next week:- Aidan Lawton


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:-   Sinead Nooonan         Reader this week:-  Monica Tierney


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

All Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all nine churches.

Baptism Dates for June:-  Ballinruan 2nd  - Dysart 9th  - Rath 16th  - Boston 23rd

People intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are

available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


Cemetery Masses this June at 7:30pm: 

Thursday 6th - Blakemount and Dysart.   Thursday 13th - Kiltacky and Ruan.   Thursday 20th - Kilkeedy and The Kyle


Ruan/Dysart Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday This year's holiday will be from 6th to 11th June inclusive.
Contact Mary @ 087 0776583, Sheila @ 087 6546637 or Linda @ 086 8748845  to book a place.

Scouts Open Day We are holding an Open Day at the Ruan campsite, on Bank Holiday Monday, June 3rd next from 11am-2pm.
Entertainment will include a giant slide, tug of war, family fun games and scouting demos. Bring your own picnic and Barbeque will be provided including burgers, hot dogs and sausages. 
Teas and coffees will be provided. Please note this is a family day and children will be in the care of their parents at all times. All are welcome. This is a free event. 

Ruan Camogie Success: The Ruan Camogie U8’s and U11’s took part in competitions at the weekend where they won out both competitions with a brilliant display of camogie. Well done to all who took part, an absolute credit to the club! Huge congratulations to Ruan U14 team who lifted the cup after a tough battle with Kilkishen/Bodyke on Sunday in the U14B Championship Final. 
Well done to all the girls and management!

W/E 26/05/2019

posted May 25, 2019, 3:22 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 25, 2019, 3:37 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636


Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124: 


Weekday Masses:    Ruan: Mon & Thurs @ 9:30 a.m.     Dysart:     Wed @ 9:30 a.m


Masses this Weekend 
Ruan: : Saturday May 25th at 8:00pm Mass for the People.  Mass offered for all Exam Students.

Masses next Weekend 
Dysart: Saturday June 1st 8:00pm  Mass of Anniversaries 
Ruan: Sunday June 2nd  Lay Led Liturgy at 10:00am

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections: €1,278.22

Thank you all for your kind contributions



Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:-     Mary Tierney                   Reader this week:-   Liam Jones

Euch Minister next week:-                                               Reader next week:- 


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister next week:-   Sinead Nooonan         Reader next week:-  Monica Tierney


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

All Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all nine churches.

May Dates:-  Tubber 26th.

People intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are

available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


Sacrament Of Confirmation  Saturday 8th June -11:00am   St. Mary’s Church Ruan for Ruan & Toonagh Schools

 

May Devotion to Our Lady  The Rosary will be recited @ 7:30p.m. in Ruan Church and @ 8p.m. at Fountain Grotto each evening for the month of May commencing on Wed next May 1st.  All welcome.

Toonagh Parents Association: Wish to thank everyone who donated to our ‘Cash for Clothes’ fundraiser. There was, as always a great response to this fundraiser and the children attending the school will benefit greatly from this support.

Bus to Bloom: Should sufficient numbers be interested in travelling to Bloom on Friday, May 31st (Bank Holiday weekend) Toonagh Craft Group will organise a bus. Please contact Denise for info (0876731966).

Ruan/Dysart Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday This year's holiday will be from 6th to 11th June inclusive.
Contact Mary @ 087 0776583, Sheila @ 087 6546637 or Linda @ 086 8748845  to book a place.

Ruan Camogie U14B Semi Final: A huge congratulations to our outstanding U14 team who have qualified for the U14B Final after a fantastic performance last weekend in Shannon where they battled it out with Kilmaley with a final score of Ruan 3-5 Kilmaley 1-6. Ruan now go forward to the final against Kilkishen/Bodyke this Sunday in Fr. McNamara Park, Quin Rd at 3:00pm. Well done girls and management!

Ruan GAA:   Great win last weekend for Corofin/Ruan under 14’s in the B championship against Scariff/Ogonnelloe. After a slow start the boys were behind at half time but a super second half resulted in a 5-11 to 2-7 victory. Well done boys, super performance!

W/E 12/05/2019

posted May 9, 2019, 3:09 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 9, 2019, 3:11 PM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124: 


Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636


Weekday Masses:    Ruan: Mon & Thurs @ 9:30 a.m.     Dysart:     Wed @ 9:30 a.m


Masses this Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday May 11th at 8:00pm, Mass of the People:
Dysart:  Sunday 12th May at 10:00am, Lay Led Liturgy:

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday May 18th at 8:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:  Caoimhe Lynch,  Katie Moriarty,  Tess and Frank Brohan, Deceased members of the Brohan Family,  Frank O’Halloran, Lisduff,  Eileen Moroney,  Mary O’Halloran, Sonny O’Halloran, Hugh Rice.

First Communion Ceremonies - Saturday 18th May Ruan -11:00am and Dysart -1:00pm

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections: €1,150.00

Thank you all for your kind contributions



Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:-     Caroline Meaney                     Reader this week:-   Garry Shannon

Euch Minister next week:-     Siobhan Le Cathelinais         Reader next week:- Emer O Halloran


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister next week:-            Reader next week:-  


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

All Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all nine churches.

May Dates:-   Ruan 12th,  Kilnaboy 19th,  Tubber 26th.

Next Baptism Programme:-  Crusheen on 11th May from 11a.m. to 12 noon.

People intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are

available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


Anointing Mass: Annual Mass and anointing for people with disabilities and chronic illnesses in Ennis Cathedral on Wednesday next 15th May from
2:00 to 3:00pm with Bishop Fintan Monahan as chief celebrant and homilist, assisted by many Priests for the anointing. All are welcome.


May Devotion to Our Lady  The Rosary will be recited @ 7:30p.m. in Ruan Church and @ 8p.m. at Fountain Grotto each evening for the month of May commencing on Wed next May 1st.  All welcome.

Imeall Boirne Parishes - Pastoral Meeting: The next Meeting takes place on Thursday 16th of May in Tubber Hall at 8:00pm. It is very important that all four parishes are represented at this meeting as the current Mass Schedules across Imeall Boirne will be discussed on the evening. Thank You.

Bus to Bloom: Should sufficient numbers be interested in travelling to Bloom on Friday, May 31st (Bank Holiday weekend) Toonagh Craft Group will organise a bus. Please contact Denise for info (0876731966).

Ruan/Dysart Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday This year's holiday will be from 6th to 11th June inclusive.
Contact Mary @ 087 0776583, Sheila @ 087 6546637 or Linda @ 086 8748845  to book a place.

Ruan GAA:  Thanks all those who attended the recent fundraising launch. Thanks to Tubber GAA for the challenge game, a special thanks to the boys and girls from Ruan U10s for showing the large attendance their hurling skills. 
Members of the hurling club will be distributing letters to all houses in the parish during May, support for this fundraising campaign is appreciated.


W/E 05/05/2019

posted May 2, 2019, 8:04 AM by John O'Sullivan

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124: 


Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636



Weekday Masses:    Ruan: Mon & Thurs @ 9:30 a.m.     Dysart:     Wed @ 9:30 a.m


Masses this Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday April 27th at 8:00pm, Mass of Aniversaries: Kevin Pyne,  Paddy Pyne,  Paudie and Vonnie Kelly,  Janet Neilan,  Christina Mahoney, 
Deceased members of the Lynch family, Crusheen ,  Mary Meaney, Christy Meaney,  John O’Brien,  Michael O’Brien,  Pat O’Brien, Hilary O’Brien, 
Deceased members of the O’Brien Family.

Masses next Weekend 
Dysart: Saturday May 4th at 8:00pm, Mass of Aniversaries:   The O’Donoghue Family Drummina, Dysart and The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Knivara,  Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare,  The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan,  Mary O Neill,  Cathy O Neill,  Nora O Neill,  Sr Cecelia O Neill,  Patricia Custy,  Deceased members of Custy family,  Danny Griffin,  Agnes Griffin.
Also "Do This in Memory" Mass for first Holy Communion children, (For Ruan & Dysart Schools)

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections: 

Thank you all for your kind contributions



Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:    Mary O Brien          Reader this week:-   Padraig Casey

Euch Minister next week:-                                       Reader next week:- 


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister next week:- Edel Bluet            Reader next week:-  Tommy Kelly


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

All Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all nine churches.

Next Baptism Dates  :-  Boston 28th April

May Dates:- Crusheen 5th,  Ruan 12th,  Kilnaboy 19th,  Tubber 26th.

Next Baptism Programme:-  Crusheen on 11th May from 11a.m. to 12 noon.

People intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are

available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


First Holy Communion The Volunteer Parents meeting will be on Tuesday next 30th April in Ruan Community Centre @ 7:30p.m.
It is important that all Volunteer Parents attend this meeting.

May Devotion to Our Lady  The Rosary will be recited @ 7:30p.m. in Ruan Church and @ 8p.m. at Fountain Grotto each evening for the month of May commencing on Wed next May 1st.  All welcome.

Bus to Bloom: Should sufficient numbers be interested in travelling to Bloom on Friday, May 31st (Bank Holiday weekend) Toonagh Craft Group will organise a bus. Please contact Denise for info (0876731966).

Ruan/Dysart Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday This year's holiday will be from 6th to 11th June inclusive.
Contact Mary @ 087 0776583, Sheila @ 087 6546637 or Linda @ 086 8748845  to book a place.

W/E 20/05/2018

posted May 18, 2018, 1:31 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 18, 2018, 1:36 PM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

 

Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124:  

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636.


Weekday Masses:         Ruan:      Monday, Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:     Wednesday at 9:30am


Masses this Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 20th May 10:00 am Mass of Anniversaries:- The O’Donoghue Family Drummina, Dysart and The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Kinvara
Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare,  The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan, Hugh Rice,  Geraldine Tierney, Newtown Corofin,  Mary and Sonny O’Halloran.

Today we pray for Mrs. Mary Malone (nee O’Connor, Rathkeale) who was laid to rest recently.
May her gentle soul rest in peace.


Masses next Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 27th May 10:00am:- Special Mass for Exam Students. Exam Students will be prayed for at this special Mass and are encouraged to attend.

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly Collections: PDF:   €709.17
Thank you all for your kind contributions


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                  Dysart     Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

Reader this week:         Shane Punch                             Reader this week:   Aidan Hastings

Reader next week:        Shauna Greene                         Reader next week:   Rose Foudy

Euch Min this week:    Carrie Droney                            Euch Min this week:    Ita Hastings

Euch Min next week:   Mary O Brien                             Euch Min next week:  Moira O Loughlin

                            

                                                                                                                            


Thought for the Week

“Be the one who nurtures and
builds. Be the one who has an
understanding and a forgiving heart,
one who looks for the best in
people. Leave people better than you
found them.” (Anon.)


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30 noon rotating between all the churches within
each parish as follows:

May: Kilnaboy 20th—Tubber 27th
June: Ballinruan 3rd - Dysart 10th - Rath 17th -  Boston 24th

All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are
available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


Cluster Meeting The next Imeall Boirne Cluster meeting will take place on Thursday May 31st in Ruan Community Centre at 8:00pm. This is a very important
meeting with regard to planning for the Cluster going forward. Therefore, it is important that each of the four parishes would have good representation in attendance at this meeting.


May Devotions. The Rosary will be recited at the Grotto in Fountain each evening for the month of May at 8.30pm. 


Masses Offered for Exam Students in the Imeall Boirne Cluster as follows:
Ruan:
Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Boston: Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Corofin: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am
Crusheen: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am


IMEALL BOIRNE CLUSTER Over 55's Exercise Classes

A combination of standing and seated exercises focusing on bone strength, flexibility and mobility of all joints, balance and endurance. € 5.00 per class.
Every Wednesday as follows:   Ruan Community Centre at 1.15pm


Aged 16-35? Looking for a place to share and grow in faith? Youth 2000 prayer meeting, Fridays, Poor Clare’s Oratory Ennis at 7:00pm
Join us for adoration, music, reflection, chats and tea. All welcome.


ACCORD
The Accord Marriage Preparation Courses for Clare 2018 are taking place in the Ennis Parish Centre, Station Road Ennis on Fridays from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on selected dates during the year. Details are available from Accord on 085-2358384 or 065-6824297.
Booking is advisable 6 months in advance.  Cost of Course is €170.00

The Parents Association of Toonagh National School are asking that people might keep in mind the Clothes Collection which will be held on Thurs
May 31. The funds generated by these collections have been invaluable in supporting various school activities and the Parents Association appreciates
your help. More details to follow……...


Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday: This year the Lahinch Summer Holiday for the Senior Citizens will be from 13th to 18th June inclusive. Please contact Mary: 087 9776583 Sheila: 087 6546637 or Linda: 086 8748845 to book a place.


Ruan Community Games: Athletics will be held today Sun. 20th May in the G.A.A. Field, registration at 12 noon. 1st event is at 12.30pm.
Children aged from u8 to u16, living in the parish, are eligible to take part in the various competitions. It promises to be a fun-filled family day out.

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto W/E 13/05/18

Jackpot:  €6,100   Numbers Drawn 04, 10, 13, 21

€40 Winners: Mary O Donnell,  Michelle Haran,  Patrick Maher,  Lottie Kenny,  Cliona O Halloran.

Next Weeks Lotto:   €6,200  in Mortys’- Frank Lyon's Team.


W/E 13/05/2018

posted May 11, 2018, 10:38 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 11, 2018, 10:43 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-

 

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636.

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124:  

Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.


Weekday Masses:         Ruan:      Monday, Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:     Wednesday at 9:30am


Masses this Weekend
Dysart Sunday 13th May 7:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:-  Mary O’Neill,  Sr. Cecelia O’Neill,  Nora O’Neill, Cathy O’Neill, Danny & Agnes Griffin
James Hogan,  Miko Neylon,  Mary Glynn,  Mary Lyons,  Alfie Crowe,  Patricia Custy,

Masses next Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 20th May 10:00 am Mass of Anniversaries:- Hugh Rice,  The O’Donoghue Family Drummina, Dysart and The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Knivara,  Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare,  The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


We are seeking volunteers in the parish for the weekly adoration in Dysart Church each Thursday from 10:00am to 1:00 pm but especially from 12 noon to 1:00pm. If you feel you can give a few hours of your time for the weekly Adoration please contact Bernadette on 087-9086209



Weekly Collections: PDF:   €1,459.00
Thank you all for your kind contributions


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                  Dysart     Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

Reader this week:         Rachel O Loughlin                     Reader this week:   Louise McDonnell

Reader next week:        Shane Punch                               Reader next week:   Aidan Hastings

Euch Min this week:    Theresa Cullinan                        Euch Min this week:    Rose Foudy

Euch Min next week:   Carrie Droney                              Euch Min next week:  Ita Hastings

                            

                                                                                                                            


Thought for the Week

People are like stained glass
windows. They sparkle and shine
when the sun is out, but when the
darkness sets in, their true beauty is
revealed only if there is a light
from within.
(Elisabeth Kubler Ross)


Dates for First Holy Communion Ceremonies
Kilnaboy - May 12th 11:00 am   Crusheen - May 12th 11:00 am,  Boston/ Tubber - May 12th 11:00 am


Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30 noon rotating between all the churches within
each parish as follows:

Next Baptism Preparation Meeting will take place in Crusheen on 12th May from 11 am to 12 noon.
For May: Ruan 13th, - Kilnaboy 20th — Tubber 27th

All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are
available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com


May Devotions. The Rosary will be recited at the Grotto in Fountain each evening for the month of May at 8.30pm. The crowning of the Statue of Our Lady will take place on Monday evening the 14th May.


Masses Offered for Exam Students in the Imeall Boirne Cluster as follows:
Ruan:
Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Boston: Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Corofin: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am
Crusheen: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am


IMEALL BOIRNE CLUSTER Over 55's Exercise Classes

A combination of standing and seated exercises focusing on bone strength, flexibility and mobility of all joints, balance and endurance. € 5.00 per class.
Every Wednesday as follows:   Ruan Community Centre at 1.15pm


Aged 16-35? Looking for a place to share and grow in faith? Youth 2000 prayer meeting, Fridays, Poor Clare’s Oratory Ennis at 7:00pm
Join us for adoration, music, reflection, chats and tea. All welcome.


ACCORD
The Accord Marriage Preparation Courses for Clare 2018 are taking place in the Ennis Parish Centre, Station Road Ennis on Fridays from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on selected dates during the year. Details are available from Accord on 085-2358384 or 065-6824297.
Booking is advisable 6 months in advance.  Cost of Course is €170.00

Toonagh Craft Mornings
The craft mornings in Toonagh Hall on Wednesday mornings from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon, hints/tips on knitting, crochet and enjoy a “cuppa” with friends.


Cute As A Button—Arts & Crafts for Kids
In Toonagh Hall on Sat morning from 9:15am to 10:45am, pay as you go classes for children aged 4 to 12 years. €10 per child or €15 for two siblings. For more info call Pamela Vaughan 0876224698 or Aisling Hurley 0863751807.


The Parents Association of Toonagh National School are asking that people might keep in mind the Clothes Collection which will be held on Thurs
May 31. The funds generated by these collections have been invaluable in supporting various school activities and the Parents Association appreciates
your help. More details to follow……...


Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday: This year the Lahinch Summer Holiday for the Senior Citizens will be from 13th to 18th June inclusive. Please contact Mary: 087 9776583 Sheila: 087 6546637 or Linda: 086 8748845 to book a place.


Ruan Community Centre: An informal traditional music session/lesson for adults and teenagers (minimum age 1st year in Secondary School)
begins on Mon April 23, from 8.30-9.30pm,€4 per session for a six-week trial run. All Welcome!

Ruan Camogie: A huge congratulations to Emily Whelan, Sinead Hastings, Aoife Anderson and Kate Ford on being selected for the Clare U14 squad. A brilliant achievement & doing the club proud. We wish them all the best with their season.


Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto

Jackpot:  €   Numbers Drawn 

€40 Winners: 

Next Weeks Lotto:   € in Mortys’-   's Team.

W/E 28/05/2017

posted May 26, 2017, 12:09 PM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in June

 

Ruan:          Sunday 4th June 2017 at 10:00 am

                    Tess Brohan    Katie Moriarty           Kitty Purcell      PJ Purcell              Francis O’Halloran        Caroline O’Halloran

 

Dysart:        Sunday 11th June 2017 at 7:00 pm

                    Patricia Hanrahan

 

Mass for Exams: Mass for students doing exams in Ruan on Wednesday 31st May at 8:00 pm

 

Weekday Masses:      Ruan:  Monday and Tuesday at 9:30 am.   Wednesday at 8:00 pm

                                         Dysart:  Wednesday at 9:30am

                                   

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                       Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

 

Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €499.50       Baskets: €71.17         Candles:  €17.33       Education Fund:  €43.00

 

Next Baptism Preparation Course: Tubber on Saturday 17th June from 11:00 am to 12 Noon.   All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised 

 


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist


Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                       Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:       Garry Shannon                                 Reader this week:          Aidan Hastings

Reader next week:     Liam Jones                                         Reader next week:         Maria Peoples

Euch Min this week:    Eileen Hannon                                Euch Min this week:       Edel Bluett

Euch Min next week:   Francis Howard                              Euch Min next week:      Sinead Noonan

 

Lay Led Liturgies:  There will be a meeting with Maureen Kelly, Pastoral worker re: Lay Led Liturgies in Ruan Community Centre on Thursday 8th June 2017 at 8:00 pm.

 

Annual Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 2nd July 2017, sharing with Ferns as we have in previous years.  Led by Bishop Fintan Monahan.  Ceremonies begin at 2:30 p.m.  For bus transport please contact: Glynn’s Coaches 065 6828234

 

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  The 61st Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes under the leadership of Bishop Fintan Monahan will leave Shannon Airport on Monday 26th June returning on Saturday 1st July.  €692 with €10 for online booking includes flight transfers, hotel and full board.  Book online at www.joewalshtours.ie or through your local parish.  Sick and assisted pilgrims most welcome, please contact Fr Tom Ryan Pilgrimage Director at 061-364133

 

Limerick / Clare Group 3 Day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg on June Bank Holiday Weekend Saturday 3rd June – Monday 5th June.  Bus leaves Arthurs Quay Limerick at 5.45am with pickup available in Ennis, Gort.  Contact James Treacy on 0860572216 or 061921470.


Thought for the Week

"Confirmation strengthens us to defend the faith and

to spread the Gospel courageously."          (Pope Francis)

 

Safeguarding: We recognise all the good work with children and young people going on in our parish and thank all the volunteers that give their time and commitment in this work.  We all have a responsibility to safeguard children through promoting their welfare, health and development in a safe and caring environment that supports their best interests and prevents abuse.

 

Ruan Fun Run: Thursday 1st June @ 7pm. Pre-registration forms available at school. Registration on evening of the 1st from 5:30pm

 

Lahinch Holiday: The annual senior citizens holiday in Lahinch will be held this year from 20th to 25th June.  All seniors in the parish are welcome.  Please give names to Sheila Lynch 087 6546637 or Mary O’Donnell 087 9776583

 

Date for your Diary: Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage Climb Saturday 15th July departing at 8am from St. Patricks Hall. Cost €25. (Limited Places)  

To Book please email: corofinparish@yahoo.co.uk

 

Clarecare Collection will take place on the week-end of 10th/11th June.  See letter from Clarecare on the notice board.


Crusheen Parish are holding a series of talks over the coming weeks – called Life in the Spirit –with some excellent speakers, including Dr Jessie Rodgers who lectures in Scripture in St Patrick’s College Maynooth. They take place in Crusheen Church Meeting Room from 8.00-9.00pm every Wednesday night. The programme of speakers is as follows:    Wed. May 31st     Brendan Walshe (Tralee)    Wed. June 7th     Fr. Dan Woods  ( Kilcommin)     Wed. June 14th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )   Wed. June 21st    Fr. Ger Fitzgerald  (Ennis)  Wed. June 28th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )


Ruan Gaa: 

Summer Camp: Ruan Hurling & Camogie Clubs are holding their own Summer Camp from August 22-25. The camp is for Primary School children and promises to be a great week of fun, hurling, camogie and a great way to finish off the summer holidays. The Registration nights will take place in Ruan GAA Field on, Mon May 29th & Wed May 31st from 7.00 to 8.00. All children must be registered by May 31st at the latest.


School of Excellence: Ruan Hurling & Camogie Clubs are running a School of Excellence from July 5-7. It is for Secondary School students and the head coach will be leading GAA Coach Kevin Brennan. The Registration nights will take place in Ruan GAA Field on Mon May 29th & Wed May 31st from 7.00 to 8.00. All players must be registered by May 31st at the latest. For any other information contact a member of the organising committee: Mike Noonan, Paddy O’Halloran, Gearóid Roughan, Ellen Jones, Miriam Strand, Ann Marie O’Donoghue, Claire McDonagh or Paul Howard.

 

Tickets for Munster hurling game via Limerick will be distributed to clubs on Monday. If you require tickets give details to Flan @ 0851742503 by Sunday.

 

Lotto Results:  W/E: 21/05/2017:    No’s drawn:  3, 8, 25, 26             No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Tegan Foudy, Teena Meere, O’Connor Grandchildren, Chloe Howard and Michael O’Regan.       

Next Week’s Jackpot:  €8,550         Team:  Ger Lyons


W/E 21/05/2017

posted May 20, 2017, 2:21 PM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in May

Ruan:          Sunday 21st May 2017 at 10:00 am

Burns Family Nooan      O’Donoghue Family Drummina     O’Donoghue Family Kinvara          Michael O’Donoghue Cooraclare        Sonny O’Halloran         Mary O’Halloran      

 

Weekday Masses:      Ruan:  Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:  Wednesday at 9:30am

 

Mass for Exams: Mass for students doing exams in Ruan on Wednesday 31st May at 8:00 pm

                                      

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                       Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €1047.79                 Baskets: €160.85         Candles:  €28.61       Trócaire:  €72.60     Education Fund:  €87.15                  Priests Collection:  €290.00        

 

Next Baptism Preparation Course: Tubber on Saturday 17th June from 11:00 am to 12 Noon.   All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised 

 

Recent Baptism: We welcome into our Community Cliona Grace O’Halloran, daughter of Vincent and Emer, Róisín Norah Callinan, daughter of Oliver and Noelle and Bella Sophia McGuane, daughter of Sean and Ylonah  who were baptised recently.


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan        Sunday at 10:00 am                                         Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:        Padraig Casey                                      Reader this week:      Louise McDonnell

Reader next week:    Garry Shannon                                       Reader next week:     Aidan Hastings

Euch Min this week:    Mary Quinn                                         Euch Min this week:   Tommy Kelly

Euch Min next week:   Eileen Hannon                                    Euch Min next week:  Edel Bluett

 

Confirmation:  Ruan Saturday 27th May at 11:00 am

 

May Devotions: The rosary will be recited at Our Lady's Grotto in Fountain each evening during the month of May at 8.30pm     


 Rosary in Ruan Church each evening at 7.00 pm for the month of May

 

Annual Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 2nd July 2017, sharing with Ferns as we have in previous years.  

Led by Bishop Fintan Monahan.  Ceremonies begin at 2:30 p.m.  For bus transport please contact: Glynn’s Coaches 065 6828234


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  The 61st Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes under the leadership of Bishop Fintan Monahan will leave Shannon Airport on Monday 26th June returning on Saturday 1st July.  €692 with €10 for online booking includes flight transfers, hotel and full board.  Book online at www.joewalshtours.ie or through your local parish.  Sick and assisted pilgrims most welcome, please contact Fr Tom Ryan Pilgrimage Director at 061-364133


Limerick / Clare Group 3 Day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg on June Bank Holiday Weekend Saturday 3rd June – Monday 5th June

Bus leaves Arthurs Quay Limerick at 5.45am with pickup available in Ennis, Gort.  Contact James Treacy on 0860572216 or 061921470.


Ruan Fun Run: Thursday 1st June @ 7pm. Pre-registration forms available at school. Registration on evening of the 1st from 5:30pm


Lahinch Holiday: The annual senior citizens holiday in Lahinch will be held this year from 20th to 25th June.  All seniors in the parish are welcome.  Please give names to Sheila Lynch 087 6546637 or Mary O’Donnell 087 9776583

Thought for the Week

'My trust in God flows out of the experience of His loving me, day in day out, whether the day is stormy or fair, whether I'm sick or in good health,

whether I'm in a state of grace or disgrace.

He comes to me where I live and loves me as I am.' (Brennan Manning)

 

Safeguarding: Our Safeguarding Policy recognises each child as a gift from God, and we value and encourage the participation of children in all activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional, intellectual and social development within the Parish.  Please remember ‘Safeguarding children is everybody’s responsibility’

 

The Net Team are leaving on Monday morning; there will be a farewell night in Crusheen on Sunday night at 8 pm

 

NET Ministries: On behalf of all of us we would like to thank the community for supporting us throughout our time here.  It has been a wonderful journey and you all have been so kind, encouraging, and welcoming.  We are sad to leave but hope to return for a visit in the future.  May God bless you all.

 

Monster Bingo Night: The Committee members of Toonagh Hall & Sports Complex are currently selling tickets for a Monster Bingo Nite which will be held in Tracy's West County Hotel on Sat. 27th May at 8.00pm, as a fundraiser for the Hall and Sports Complex. Tickets must be purchased from committee members, for the hall to benefit, as tickets bought on the door will not go towards the Hall. Contact Moira O'Loughlin, Sinead Noonan, Mikey Casey or Ger Barry for further details and for tickets.

Successful Fundraiser: The Parents Association of Toonagh N.S. held a very successful clothes collection recently. Thanks to all who contributed to the event, the sum of €810 was raised, which will be used to the benefit of the children in the school.


Crusheen Parish are holding a series of talks over the coming weeks – called Life in the Spirit –with some excellent speakers, including Dr Jessie Rodgers who lectures in Scripture in St Patrick’s College Maynooth. They take place in Crusheen Church Meeting Room from 8.00-9.00pm every Wednesday night. The programme of speakers is as follows:   Wed. May 24th    Brendan Walshe  (Tralee)  Wed. May 31st     Brendan Walshe (Tralee)    Wed. June 7th     Fr. Dan Woods  ( Kilcommin)     Wed. June 14th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )   Wed. June 21st    Fr. Ger Fitzgerald  (Ennis)  Wed. June 28th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )


The 37th SMA Pilgrimage to Knock takes place on Saturday 27th May. The SMA Novena in honour of Our Lady Begins on Friday 19th May and ends at Knock Shrine on Saturday 27; View the Novena Live online www.sma.ie/category/parishes/


Mid-Clare Region of the Pioneer Total Abstinence Association Annual Fundraising 5 K Walk - Bank Holiday Monday June 5th 2017 at 7 pm, start and finish at Matt Talbot Centre, Chapel Lane, Ennis.


Ruan Gaa: 


Summer Camp: Ruan Hurling & Camogie Clubs are holding their own Summer Camp from August 22-25. The camp is for Primary School children and promises to be a great week of fun, hurling, camogie and a great way to finish off the summer holidays.

The Registration nights will take place in Ruan GAA Field on Tue May 23rd, Wed May 24th, Mon May 29th & Wed May 31st from 7.00 to 8.00. All children must be registered by May 31st at the latest.


School of Excellence: Ruan Hurling & Camogie Clubs are running a School of Excellence from July 5-7. It is for Secondary School students and the head coach will be leading GAA Coach Kevin Brennan. The Registration nights will take place in Ruan GAA Field on Tue May 23rd, Wed May 24th, Mon May 29th & Wed May 31st from 7.00 to 8.00.

All players must be registered by May 31st at the latest.

For any other information contact a member of the organising committee: Mike Noonan, Paddy O’Halloran, Gearóid Roughan, Ellen Jones, Miriam Strand, Ann Marie O’Donoghue, Claire McDonagh or Paul Howard.


Lotto Results:  W/E: 14/05/2017:    No’s drawn:  11, 13, 14, 18        No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Lottie Kenny, Michael Keating, Emma Brennan, John Mulqueen and Joe Quinn.       

Next Week’s Jackpot:  €8,400         Team:  Seán Ryan


W/E 14/05/2017

posted May 12, 2017, 8:20 AM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in May

 

Dysart:        Sunday 14th May 2017 at 7:00 pm

                    Mary O’Neill   Francis O’Neill     Mary O’Neill    Mary Lyons       Alfie Crowe   Danny Griffin  Agnes Griffin       James Hogan  Miko Neylon       Mary Glynn

Michael Meere      Vincent Meere      Hugh Rice     Patricia Custy      Michael Barry      Agnes Barry   Patrick Barry     and John Barry who died in England during the week

 

Ruan:          Sunday 21st May 2017 at 10:00 am

Burns Family Nooan      O’Donoghue Family Drummina     O’Donoghue Family Kinvara          Michael O’Donoghue Cooraclare        Sonny O’Halloran         Mary O’Halloran      

 

Weekday Masses:      Ruan:  Monday and Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:  Wednesday at 9:30am

                                 

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                       Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

 

Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €603.20                 Baskets: €146.88         Candles:  €25.42       Trócaire:  €40.00      Education Fund:  €194.50                  Priests Collection:  €205.00         

 

Next Baptism Preparation Course: Tubber on Saturday 17th June from 11:00 am to 12 Noon.   

All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised  

 

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist


Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                      Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:        Emer O’Halloran           Reader this week:      Monica Tierney

Reader next week:       Padraig Casey                Reader next week:     Louise McDonnell

Euch Min this week:      Pat O’Halloran            Euch Min this week:   Gerry Kelly

Euch Min next week:   Mary Quinn                   Euch Min next week:  Tommy Kelly

 

Confirmation:  Ruan Saturday 27th May at 11:00 am

 

May Devotions: The rosary will be recited each evening during the month of May at Our Lady's Grotto in Fountain at 8.30pm.

The Crowning of the Statue of Our Lady will be held on this Monday evening 15th May at 8:30 pm.

Rosary in Ruan Church each evening at 7.00 pm for the month of May

 

NET Ministries:

This week Wednesday, May 17, will be our last youth group in Ruan.  It will start at 6pm in the Ruan Hall.  This will be a combined youth group of Juniors and Seniors, as well as we would like to invite the 5th and 6th classes from Ruan and Toonagh schools.  Come and join us for games and food.

Youth 2000:

Next Tuesday, May 16th, will be our last Youth 2000 prayer meeting in Crusheen Parish meeting room.  The night will start at 7pm, come and join us for a time of prayer followed by tea.

Thought for the Week

'Don't ask God to guide your steps

if you're not willing to move your feet'      (Unknown).

 

Safeguarding: The Parish welcomes the Diocesan Safeguarding Newsletter, which is available on the Diocesan websites www.killaloediocese.ie The Church has a sacred obligation to ensure that children are welcomed, cherished and protected in a manner consistent with their central place in the life of the Church.  Our Parish Safeguarding representatives are Emer O’Halloran and Margaret O’Halloran and they can be contacted via the Parochial House or through Fr Pat O’Neill.   

Please remember ‘Safeguarding children is everybody’s responsibility’

 

Crusheen Parish are holding a series of talks over the coming weeks – called Life in the Spirit –with some excellent speakers, including Dr Jessie Rodgers who lectures in Scripture in St Patrick’s College Maynooth. They take place in Crusheen Church Meeting Room from 8.00-9.00pm every Wednesday night. The programme of speakers is as follows: Wed. May 17th    Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )   Wed. May 24th    Brendan Walshe  (Tralee)

Wed. May 31st     Brendan Walshe (Tralee)    Wed. June 7th     Fr. Dan Woods  ( Kilcommin)    

Wed. June 14th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )     

Wed. June 21st    Fr. Ger Fitzgerald  (Ennis)   Wed. June 28th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )

 

The Clare Branch of the Irish Kidney Association invite Donor Families transplant recipients their carers along with the general public to their Annual Mass of Remembrance & Thanksgiving, on Sunday 21st   May at 12 noon in Ennis Cathedral. The Mass will be celebrated in honour of those whose organs were donated thus giving the Gift of New Life to so many.

 

Annual Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 2nd July 2017, sharing with Ferns as we have in previous years.  Led by Bishop Fintan Monahan.  Ceremonies begin at 2:30 p.m.  For bus transport please contact: Glynn’s Coaches 065 6828234

 

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  The 61st Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes under the leadership of Bishop Fintan Monahan will leave Shannon Airport on Monday 26th June returning on Saturday 1st July.  €692 with €10 for online booking includes flight transfers, hotel and full board.  Book online at www.joewalshtours.ie or through your local parish.  Sick and assisted pilgrims most welcome, please contact Fr Tom Ryan Pilgrimage Director at 061-364133

 

Limerick / Clare  Group 3 Day Pilgrimage to Lough Derg on June Bank Holiday Weekend Saturday 3rd June – Monday 5th June.  Bus leaves Arthurs Quay Limerick at 5.45am with pickup available in Ennis, Gort.  Contact James Treacy on 0860572216 or 061921470.

 

Ruan Gaa: 

Lotto Results:  W/E: 07/05/2017:    No’s drawn:  6, 13, 20, 23        No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Ger Lyons,  Anne Meaney,  Martin Moroney,  Margaret Howard, and Leona Cassidy       

Next Week’s Jackpot:  €8,250         Team:  Ted Wynne

 

Calling to Fr. O’Neill:  If anyone is calling to Fr. O’Neill at the Parochial House, please ring his mobile phone 086 2612124 beforehand to ensure that he will be there to meet you

W/E 07/04/2017

posted May 6, 2017, 9:50 AM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in May

 

Ruan:          Sunday 7th May 2017 at 10:00 am

                    Caoimhe Lynch

 

Dysart:        Sunday 14th May 2017 at 7:00 pm

                    Mary O’Neill       Francis O’Neill        Mary O’Neill        Mary Lyons       Alfie Crowe   Danny Griffin        Agnes Griffin       James Hogan         Miko Neylon       Mary Glynn   Burns Family Nooan      O’Donoghue Family Drummina     O’Donoghue Family Kinvara          Michael O’Donoghue Cooraclare        Michael Meere      Vincent Meere      Hugh Rice

 

Ruan:          Sunday 21st May 2017 at 10:00 am

                    Sonny O’Halloran      Mary O’Halloran

 

Weekday Masses:      Ruan:  Monday and Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:  Wednesday at 9:30am

                                 

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

 

Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €1146.92                 Baskets: €190.41         Candles:  €17.92       Trócaire:  €505.65       Priests Collection:  €971.10         

 

Next Baptism Preparation Course: Crusheen on Saturday 13th May from 11:00 am to 12 Noon.   All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised  



Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist


Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                      Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:        Carmel Foley                  Reader this week:      Edel Bluett

Reader next week:       Emer O’Halloran           Reader next week:     Monica Tierney

Euch Min this week:      Mary Tierney               Euch Min this week:   Moira O’Loughlin

Euch Min next week:   Pat O’Halloran              Euch Min next week:  Gerry Kelly

 

Confirmation:  Ruan Saturday 27th May at 11:00 am

 

May Devotions: The rosary will be recited each evening during the month of May at Our Lady's Grotto in Fountain at 8.30pm. The Crowning of the Statue of Our Lady will be held on Mon. 15th May at the same time.


Rosary in Ruan Church each evening at 7.00 pm for the month of May

 

Fitness 4 Fun with John Conroy for both men and women, continues in Ruan Community Centre every Wednesday from 1:15pm to 2:15pm. Cost €5. John who is the founder of Fitness4Fun is an experienced and qualified fitness coach for older adult fitness. Exercise can reduce the risk of developing some age-related diseases and disabilities. People with arthritis, heart disease or diabetes benefit from regular physical activity and exercise can also help people with blood pressure, balance problems or difficulty walking. All are welcome to come.


Thought for the Week

Jesus said "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them,

for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these".                 (Matthew 19:14)

 


A World Day of Prayer will be observed on Sunday, May 7th, also known as "Good Shepherd Sunday."  The purpose of this day is to publically fulfil the Lord's instruction to, "Pray the Lord of the harvest to send labourers into his harvest" (Mt 9:38; Lk 10:2).  Please pray that young men and women hear and respond generously to the Lord's call to the priesthood, diaconate, and religious life. We currently have three seminarians and three candidates preparing to enter to study for the Diocese of Killaloe. Please keep them in your prayers in a special way.

 

Safeguarding: The Parish welcomes the Diocesan Safeguarding Newsletter, which is available on the Diocesan websites www.killaloediocese.ie Our Parish Safeguarding representatives are Emer O’Halloran and Margaret O’Halloran and they can be contacted via the Parochial House or through Fr Pat O’Neill.    Please remember ‘Safeguarding children is everybody’s responsibility’

 


Life in the Spirit Seminars:  The seven week programme of Life in the Spirit Seminars will begin in Crusheen Church Meeting Room on this coming Wed. 10th May from 8 to 9 pm. The speaker on this Wed 10th May is Dr. Jessie Rogers who lectures in Theology and Biblical Studies in NUI Maynooth. Dr Rogers will also be the speaker on Wed. 17th May and 14th June. All are most welcome.

 

The Craft mornings which have been held in Toonagh Hall since last Oct. come to an end for the summer. Those who attended, not only enjoyed a 'cuppa' & shared tips on knitting, crochet and other crafts, but the €2 each person contributed, over the weeks made up a kitty which paid for paint which the local Community Employment scheme used to paint the kitchen, hall and alley in the complex. On the last morning Miriam Strand demonstrated planting window boxes which were raffled, and won by Martina O'Donoghue and Mary Cahir.

 

Corofin Dramatic Society present The Cripple of Inishmaan in Corofin Hall on this Sunday night 7th May at 8:00 pm.  This is the last chance to see this play before their appearance in the All Ireland Finals in Athlone on 9th May.

 

Camogie News: Silverware for u14 Ruan Girls /Stallworth remembered - 29/04/2017, Féile C competition. On Saturday 29th April the Ruan Camogie club hosted the inaugural Janet Neilan Memorial Féile C Competition, in honour of their late friend and Secretary. The day saw 3 very high standard matches played in a very competitive and sporting manner, with the Nielan Family on hand to present the trophy to the final winning and jubilant Ruan team.

A proud day for Ruan, for both winning a county title, and for honouring one of their own in an event enjoyed by all attending. Well done and congratulations to the U14 girls.

The team members are Maeve Casey, Maria Jones, Emily Whelan, Sinead Hastings, Ciara O'Grady, Niamh Glass, Eve O'Connor, Neasden Ni Ainifein, Aoife Anderson, Kate Forde, Aisling Moloney, Aoife Glass, Nevada Ni Lachtnain, Áine Jones, Aimee McDonagh, Alanna Mulqueen, May O'Malley, Summer O'Brien and Alanna Bolger.

 

Ruan Gaa: 

Lotto Results:  W/E: 30/04/2017:    No’s drawn:  3, 8, 11, 21        No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Maeve & Grace Roughan, Trevor Howard, Graham O’Connor, Krystal Vaughan and Pat Ryan.     

Next Week’s Jackpot:  €8,100         Team:  Frank Lyons


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