Wishing all of the Junior and Leaving Cert students the very best of luck in their exams over the next couple of weeks.
NORTH KERRY SENIOR FINAL
On Friday 9th June: North Kerry Senior “A” League Final [Sonny Harris Cup]
Abbeydorney v Crotta O’Neill’s
Venue: Abbeydorney @ 8.00p.m best wishes to The Crotta players and their management
The North Kerry Hurling Board have agreed to donate the Proceeds from the gate on the night towards former Crotta player and current Mentor Darren Egan rehabilitation. Please support.
SPLIT THE BUCKET
The draw for the May Kilflynn Community Together “Split the Bucket” took place Saturday, 3rd June in Parker’s Pub, Kilflynn.
The winner of the May was Richard Laide, Garrynagore, Lixnaw.
Bucket total was €262 and the split was €131. Congratulations to Harry. Thank you all for the great response and support. St Teresa’s N.S. Principal, Nora Falvey drew the winning ticket, and the winning ticket was bought in Parker’s Pub. Funds raised will be used for projects that will benefit and improve Kilflynn. Your support is greatly appreciated. The next draw for the Kilflynn Community Together “Split the Bucket” will take place Saturday, 24th June in Herbert’s Bar, Kilflynn @ 10:00pm.
Get your entries in (as many as you like) before Saturday night 24th June! It could be your lucky Night! We have buckets at various businesses around Kilflynn: –Parkers Pub, Herbert’s Bar and Zam Zam Kebab.
The concept of the draw is simple, simply place your €2 into the envelope at the venue, write your name and phone on the envelope and you could possibly ‘split the bucket!’
Kyrie Eleison, Monday 3rd July 7.30 p.m. St. Mary’s, Kilflynn, Wednesday 5th July at 7.30 p.m. Killahan Cemetery, Monday 10th July at 7.30 p.m.
OLD CEMETERY KILFLYNN
Prayer Evening: We will have a remembrance evening for all those buried in the Old Cemetery in Kilflynn village, on Wednesday 14th June at 8 p.m. Joining us will be Fr. Denis O’Mahony and Rev. Jim Stephens. This gathering will give everybody the opportunity, if they so wish, to contribute to the upkeep of the cemetery. There will be light refreshments afterwards in St. Columba’s Centre. In the event of unsuitable weather conditions, the ceremony will be held indoors.
KERRY SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP
Garvey’s SuperValu Tralee Sponsored Kerry GAA Senior Hurling Championship Group B:
Crotta O Neill’s
Rd 1: Abbeydorney V Dr Crokes Date: Sat 17th June @5PM in ASP
Rd 2: Dr. Crokes GAA V Crotta O Neill’s Date: Fri 23rd June @7.30PM in ASP
Rd 3: Crotta O Neill’s V Abbeydorney Hurling Club Date: Weekend 30th June/1/2nd July
*NOTE: If Kerry Senior footballers play on 17th June the Abbeydorney V Dr Crokes game will be played on Sunday 18th June @2PM.
Two of the group topping sides will go straight-through to the semi-final stage, with a third group winner having to play in the quarter-finals against the second placed sides in each group. A draw will be made to determine which group winners get direct passage.
MEMORY LANE THEATER
Lixnaw presents the Classic “The Country Boy’ by John Murphy in the Parish Hall, Abbeydorney, on 9th and 10th June at 8pm. Bookings on 087 1469458 or tickets at the door.
ACTIVE RETIRED GROUP
Abbeydorney/Kilflynn Active Retired Group are meeting Wednesday, 7th June, at 10.30 a.m. for lunch in the Parish Hall. New members are always welcome. Please contact 066 7135831 for further details.
MARY’S CHURCH, KILFLYNN
Mass Intention for the week in St. Mary’s Church: on Wednesday 7th June at 10.00a.m, Friday 9th June at 10.00a.m, and Saturday 10th June at 6.00 p.m. Eddie McCrohan, Knocknacaska, Kilflynn.
Parish Office can be contacted by phone 066 4018996 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. or by email: email@example.com
Webcam has been installed in Kilflynn Church – To watch Masses go to www.dioceseofkerry.ie – Abbeydorney Parish and click on ‘watch Mass’. Diocesan
Next weekend the Rossinian Congregation will be making a mission appeal in our parish. The Romanians work in East Africa, running parishes in Tanzania and Kenya, providing health care in rural areas, digging water wells for local communities and providing primary and secondary education for both boys and girls, Christians and Muslims.
ABBEYDORNEY/KILFLYNN CARE GROUP
The Abbeydorney /Kilflynn Care Group Summer outing to Dingle on Sunday 11th June and returning to Chirish Restaurant Abbeydorney for evening tea. Buses leaving both villages at 11.15 a.m. – €35 per person.
CROTTA LOTTO RESULTS
The Crotta hurling club weekly lotto draw was held on Monday 5th June at Herbert’s Bar, Kilflynn.
The Four numbers drawn out of the drum by the independent observer: Graham Harris, Clounsillagh, Lixnaw were 3,5, 6 and 30. There was no winner of the 4,400 Jackpot. Congratulations to the following who won €35 in the lucky dip draw: Brendan Godley, Ballylongane Ballyheigue, Frank O’Donovan, Abbeydorney and Ger Mansell, Abbeydorney
The next draw will take place in Parker’s Pub, Kilflynn. on Monday 12th June at 10.30p.m with a €4,500 Jackpot.
Tickets available 3 for €5 online visit www.crottagaa.club or this link https://play.clubforce.com/play_newa.asp?ll_id=427#Anchor or Herbert’s Bar/Village Store, Parker’s Pub, Zam Zam Kabab, Foley Shop Lixnaw, Abbeydorney Post Office or from Club ticket sellers. Many thanks to all who contribute to our weekly Club Lotto. The Club cannot emphasise enough the importance of our members promoting the Club Lotto among family, friends, and work colleagues. Your continued support is greatly appreciated.
ABBEYDORNEY/KILFLYNN ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
Confidential number 087 7086253. St. Vincent de Paul Society clothes can be donated locally at the Disposal Facility at Abbeydorney GAA Complex or the Railway Bar Car Park, Lixnaw. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Alone are currently looking for befriending volunteers in your area. Visit www.alone.ie for more details and to sign up. If you have concerns about your own wellbeing or are an older person who would like to receive ALONE’s Support & Befriending services, contact ALONE on 0818 222 024 from 8am – 8pm, seven days a week