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W/E 28/11/2012

posted Nov 23, 2012, 8:20 AM by Unknown user


Ruan:                    Sunday 2nd December at 11.15 am

                                David Heywood    Joe Meaney       Michael Cassidy  Martin Cassidy  John Cassidy   Eileen Cassidy  Michael Kerin

Ruan:                    Sunday 16th December at 11.15 am

                                John Sheehan     Paul Howard    John Moroney  Michael Moroney

We pray for the repose of the soul of John Joe Mahoney who is being buried today. We also pray for the repose of the souls of Rachel O’Neill mother of Fr Pat O’Neill and Tom Scanlon formerly of Ruan who were buried during the week.

Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Our Lady – Saturday 8th December

It is a holiday of Obligation:    Vigil Mass:      Ruan:         Friday 7th        7.00 pm

                                                                                Dysart:       Saturday 8th   9.45 am                            


Ruan:                    Mon, Tue, Wed at 9.30 am

Dysart:                  Thurs and Friday at 9.30 am

WEEKLY COLLECTIONS:     Thank you very much for your contributions

PDF:  €788.80          Baskets:  €163.27          Candles:  €26.93              

November Offerings:  €125.00          Priests Collection:  €45.00


Readers this Sunday:          Ruan:   James Hannon             Dysart:  Niamh Lyons 

Readers next Sunday:         Ruan:   Mary Carmel Carroll   Dysart:   Mark Corry

Euch Ministers this Sun:     Ruan:   Eileen Hannon             Dysart:  Flan Lyons

Euch Ministers next Sun:   Ruan:    Francis Howard           Dysart: Geraldine Fitzgerald

IMEALL BOIRNE CLUSTER GROUP MEETING on the Listening Reflection Conversation Process will take place  on Wed 5th December in Ruan Hall at 8 pm

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING on Monday night 26th November in the Parochial House at 8.00 pm.

NEXT BAPTISM COURSE: Corofin on Saturday 15th Dec from 11 am to 12 Noon.

RUAN NATIONAL SCHOOL: Temporary Part-Time Secretary required (10 hrs wk).

Applications to Chairperson BOM Ruan National School to include: letter of application, CV and references. 

Closing date for applications Wednesday 5th December.

CAREWORKERS required by the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Clare Branch for their Community Employment scheme. Please contact “The Secretary” 0656845835.   DSP criteria applies

RUAN TIDY TOWNS COMMITTEE would like to thank all those who supported our recent Church Gate Collection.  The amount collected was €411. Míle Buiochas

KITCHEN SESSIONS:  Music, singing, dancing continues in Toonagh Hall, Fri. nights 7 to 9 p.m.  All welcome.

CRAFT CLASSES:  Knitting, crochet and embroidery classes continue in Toonagh Hall on Wed. nights, 7.30 pm.  Those experienced in the crafts pass on their knowledge to learners. €5 per night, towards upkeep of Hall.

"BUMS  & TUMS" FITNESS CLASS:  Toonagh Hall, Tue next. 27th Nov. 9.30 a.m. €6 per class.  Further info. Aisling 0861928258.

CANCER MAN 2 MAN - Meeting at Sláinte an Chláir, Clare Cancer Care, Kilnamona, Ennis, on Saturday December 1st at 12.30 pm.

CRUSHEEN BINGO:  Every Saturday night at 8.00 pm in Crusheen Community Centre.  Lots of prizes and New Games.  All prizes pro rata.

CAMOGIE NEWS:  The AGM of the Ruan Camogie Club was held on Saturday 17th Nov. Chairperson Brenda O Donoghue & Secretary Janet Neilan reviewed a very successful season in the club, the highlight of which was the winning of the Junior B Final against Feakle in October. A thank you was extended to all parents, players and mentors/trainers for continued support to club in getting to training and games.  The following officers were elected for the coming season. Chairperson Brenda O Donoghue, Secretary: Janet Neilan, Treasurer Bernie O Loughlin,Club Registrar: Niamh Lawton, P.R.O. Mary Hickey, Delegate to County Board, Catherine Lyons, Child Welfare Officer, Frances Heagney

BINGO NITE: Fundraising Event all set for 7th December 2012 at Purcells Bar with start time of 9 pm, see you there for great prizes and Raffle.   Mary Hickey O’Brien


1. Executive meeting of Ruan GAA club will take place on this Monday 3rd December at 8 30 pm. 

Agenda: Annual Social, AGM, AOB.   Please note the Annual General Meeting takes place in Ruan C.C. on Sunday December 9th @2 30pm.

2. Annual Social will take place on Sat. January 12TH2013, at Auburn Lodge Hotel. Tickets €25. This is a joint celebration between Ruan Hurling and Camogie clubs.

Lotto Results: W/E: 18/11/2012   Nos. drawn 10, 18, 20, 12.  No jackpot winner.     

Five lucky dips Brendan McMahon, Roger Carey, Anne Lough, Amy Naughton and Sheila Kirwan.   

Next Week’s Jackpot: €5,550   Team:  John Punch   Venue:  Mortys.      Ger Lyons Club Pro