CHANGE TO MASS TIME
For Lent there will be a change of time to the early morning Mass in the Parish Church. 8.30am Mass will be brought forward to 8.15pm to facilitate people going to work and also school arrangement. Other Masses each day will be 10am and 7.30pm. Saturday mornings during Lent early Mass will be at the usual time 8.30am.
POINT TO POINT
Kildorrery Point to Points scheduled for Sunday last were postponed due to inclement weather. They are rescheduled for this Saturday, February 23, weather permitting.
BALLYGIBLIN PARENT’S COUNCIL TABLE QUIZ
There will be a table quiz in the Hunters Rest, Mitchelstown, this Friday, February 22, at 9pm. Proceeds towards local school playground. Tables of four E40.
Adorers are needed for 8am to 9am on Mondays. Contact Nora Hogan 02524149 or Catherine Hanley 0877727496.
OZANAM CENTRE CLASSES
First Aid Refresher Course Saturday, March 2, 9.30am to 4.30pm. Contact Eileen Maher 0879270020.
Seasons for Growth (Living with Grief, Loss and Change in Life). An eight week programme for teenagers (one and a half hours per week). Start Tuesday, February 26, 4pm to 5.30pm at the Ozanam Centre, Thomas St, Mitchelstown. The programme will be facilitated in small groups and will focus on issues such as self-esteem, managing feelings, problem solving, decision making and communications. To book a place contact 02584733.
Computers: Advanced Typing. Thursday, March 14, 7pm to 9.30pm. Beginners computers Monday, March 25, 7pm to 9pm.
IRISH HEART FOUNDATION
The Irish Heart Foundation and other charities as well would be delighted to have your company at the Charity Cookery Demonstration with author, broadcaster and chef instructor Frank Moynihan at T.O. Park, Labamallogga, on Wednesday March 20, starting at 8pm. Admission E10. For more information contact Diane Casey 0871478030.
VOLUNTEER MENTORING OPPORTUNITIES
Le Cheile Mentoring and Youth Justice Services is a child-centred, non judgmental service which recruits and trains volunteers from local communities to work with young people and their families involved in young persons’ probation. Le Cheile are currently looking for males and females in the Mitchelstown and North Cork area to become Young Person Mentors and Parent Mentors. A Le Cheile youth mentor is a role model who through weekly meetings supports a young person to make positive choices. Activities could include, cinema, eating out, snooker, evening classes, etc. or simply chatting with and guiding them with issues affecting their lives. Activity costs will be covered.
As a parent mentor you can help a parent through a difficult period in their life and help them to make positive changes in their home. For more information call or e-mail Claire Carroll 0872016801 / firstname.lastname@example.org
KILDORRERY GAA SOCIAL
Kildorrery GAA Club will hold their Victory Social this Saturday night in Charleville Park Hotel. The Junior A hurlers who won the North Cork, County and Munster Hurling medals will be presented on the night. A large crowd is expected. It starts at 8.30pm.