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W/E 02/10/2011

posted Sep 30, 2011, 8:20 AM by Unknown user



                        Ruan:                     Sunday, 2nd October at 11:15am        

Jack Galvin Ross, Mary Galvin Ross, Johnny McNamara,

Mary McNamara, Jimmy Lee, Eileen Kelly, Patrick O'Halloran


                           Dysart:                   Sunday, 9th October at 9:45am  

Joe Nestor, Pat Nestor, Alan Woodford, John Hehir


                             Dysart:                   Sunday, 16th October at 11.15am            Brian Meaney


Ruan:                    Mon, Tues, Wed, Sat          9:30am 

Dysart:                  Thurs, Fri                              9:30am

WEEKLY COLLECTIONS:    Thank you very much for your contributions. 

PDF:  €1,065                           Baskets: €170                                Candles:  €20

Priest Coll:  €20                      Priest's Ben Fund:  €325

Readers this Sunday:            Ruan:   Garry Shannon                          Dysart:   Edel Bluett

Readers next Sunday:            Ruan:   Aidan Lawton                             Dysart:   Rosemary Foudy

Euch Ministers this Sun:        Ruan:   M Finn & J Brodie                     Dysart:   G Fitzgerald & E Bluett

Euch Ministers next Sun:        Ruan:   B Ryan & J O'Sullivan                Dysart:   T Kelly & M Lynch

PRIESTS AUTUMN COLLECTION:  Priests' Autumn Collection will be taken up this weekend.

CLARE & SHANNON ARCHAEOLOGICAL & HISTORICAL SOCIETY:  Lecture Series, Tuesday 4th October.  Civic Room.  Ennis Town Council, Drumbriggle.                                                          All welcome.  Cost: €5 per non-members.

FIRST FRIDAY:  Friday next 1st Friday of October.  Mass:  Dysart - 9:30am.  Ruan - 8:00pm

CLARE COMMUNITY GAMES KEEP CLARE CLEAN AWARENESS PROJECT:  Age Categories: U6, U8, U10, U12 & U14 on 31st July, 2011.   A special category will also be included.  This year’s competition can take the form of a poster or a poem.  1st & 2nd from each age group, from each category in your area to go forward for county adjudication.  Exhibition and presentations at Ennis Urban Council Offices, Waterpark House, Drumbiggle, Ennis on Friday December 2nd @ 8pm.  Entries should be sent to Moira O’Loughlin or Bernadette Kelly by October 28th, 2011

SENIOR CITIZENS:  Ruan & Dysart Senior Citizens Committee wish to thank all who contributed to their recent Church gate collection of €542.30.  

Note for your diaries: Christmas Party on Sunday 4th December in Morty Kellys

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING:  There will be a Parish Council meeting on Monday, 10th October in Parochial House at 8:00pm.

TALK FOR PARENTS OF 1ST COMMUNION CHILDREN:  Tuesday, 11th October in Ruan Community Centre at 8:00pm.  Speaker:  Fionnuala Cunnane.

TALK FOR PARENTS OF CONFIRMATION CHILDREN:  Tuesday, 18th October in Ruan Community Centre at 8:00pm.  Speaker:  Fionnuala Cunnane.

CONFIRMATION 2012:  Will be administered by Bishop Kieran O'Reilly on Friday, 16th March in the afternoon.

RECENT WEDDING:  Congratulations and best wishes to Aidan Courtney and Valarie Wallace who were married last weekend in Ruan Church.

RECENT BAPTISMS:  We welcome to our community Dara Cummins, son of Shane and Orla, who was baptised recently.

LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED, LOW INCOME & FARM FAMILIES IN NORTH CLARE AREA:  For all kinds of assistance Tel:  Caroline Crowley - 086 8235598

MEMORIAL SERVICE AND TREE PLANTING CERMONY:  In remembrance of the late Johnny Greene will take place in Ruan N.S. on Sunday 9th October following 11:15 Mass.  Recordings of his most popular songs and music will be available for anyone who is interested.  The family wish to extend an invitation to anyone who knew Johnny to attend.  Refreshments will be available following the ceremony.


LOTTO RESULTS 24/9/2011:  Nos. drawn 16, 17, 27, 28.  No jackpot winner.  

Five lucky dips:  Patsy Casey, Paschal Courtney, Paul Vaughan, Gerard Griffin, Catherine Casey.  

Jackpot for w/e 24/9/2011 is:  €3,750.

 UNDERAGE HURLING:  Ruan contest the U15C Final today at 1:30pm in Clarecastle.  Please support in big numbers.

 INTER-CHAMP:  Our intermediate team got a huge scare in very unpleasant conditions last Sunday and will be hoping for an improved performance all around 

ahead of the replay.  We are still there!

Ger Lyons - Club PRO