W/E 06/12/2015

posted Nov 30, 2015, 8:51 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Nov 30, 2015, 8:52 AM ]
Interschools' Showjumping.
Limerick Clare S.J.I. hosted an interschool competition at Ennis Showgrounds on Sat. last. Representing Toonagh School, Saoirse and Blaithin Barry, Claire O'Gorman and Ava McNulty came fourth overall. Blaithin won the primary school individual section, Ava came fourth and Claire, fifth. Saoirse had a double clear in the competition.

Eucharistic Adoration.
Eucharistic Adoration is held every Wednesday in Ruan Church from 3pm to 7pm. It starts in Dysart  Church on this Thursday, Dec. 3rd from 10am to 1pm. 
The first hour has sufficient numbers, so if anyone is free to join in from 11am to 12 noon or 12 noon to 1pm, where there is space for more, they might contact Fr. Pat (0862612124) as soon as possible.

Senior Citizens Christmas Party.
The annual Christmas party for Senior Citizens will be held at Morty Kelly's on Sun. 13thDec.
 Dinner will be served at 2pm, with music and dancing to follow. All parishioners and friends welcome.

Calendar for Underage Club.
Ruan Minor hurling club has put together a Calendar for 2016 featuring photos of the under 6 to under 14 teams as a fundraiser for the Club, and the support of the community will be much appreciated. 
These would make a lovely Christmas gift and are available in Ruan and Toonagh Schools or from Claire McDonnell or Paddy O'Halloran.

Christmas Fair.
Ruan Tidy Towns & Graveyard Maintenance Group will hold its Christmas Fair on Sun. next, Dec. 6th in Ruan Community Centre,  after 10am mass. 
Items on offer will include home baking, vegetables, turf, timber, farm equipment, books, toys, good quality used clothing. Anyone wishing to donate items may leave them in to the hall on Sat. Evening or before the fair on Sunday. 

Fun Bingo Nite for Playschool.

Purcell's in Ruan is the place to be on this Fri. night, 4th Dec. at 7.30pm for a fundraising bingo nite for the local Playschool.
As well as spot prizes for various games, there will be a raffle, with hampers. Refreshments will also be served and a great night's entertainment is guaranteed