Issue 13 26th March 2021


Priests: Fr. Roy Donovan: 087-2225150. Fr. Patrick Currivan: 061-351248.


Photocopying: Available at the Millennium Centre. A4: Black/White 10c, Colour 20c. A3: B/W 20c, Colour 50c


CAR PARK SPEED: We would ask that everyone be mindful of their speed when they enter the car park. This is to ensure the safety of all users of the Millennium Centre and Playground. Thank you.


Millennium Centre playground the playground will be open every day from 10am to 5.30 pm.


MILLENNIUM Name Plaque: We are inviting you, your family, your friends, and the wider community to help with our future planning by purchasing; a Name Plaque 6” x 4” (150 x 100 mm) for the sum of €100. You will be registered as a lifetime member of the Millennium Sports and Social Club in return for your support. Your Plaque with your inscription will be displayed prominently in the Millennium Centre and highlighted appropriately. Contact the Millennium Centre for more information.


CAHERCONLISH TIDY TOWNS: Team Limerick Clean-up, TLC6 will take place on Good Friday 2nd April. This will be a “different but doable” event, due to covid restrictions. Registration is only being accepted from individuals and those within their household bubble. Anybody interested in participating can visit www.teamlimerickcleanup.ie.

The Supervalu National Tidy Towns competition will be taking place this year. The format will be different to previous years due to covid restrictions. There will be no adjudicator visits in this year’s competition. Marking will be based on entry form. Periodic updates will appear on the newsletter.


CAHERLINE GAA CLUB LOTTO: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, our club lotto remains suspended for the foreseeable future. CLUB LIMERICK DRAW: The first Club Limerick draw for 2021 takes place on Saturday morning, 27th March. Many thanks to all who have supported it again this year, the best of luck to you in the draw!

MEMBERSHIP: Caherline GAA membership for 2021 can now be paid online through the GAA's Foireann website at returntoplay.gaa.ie. This is the same website where the health questionnaires were filled out. While we will not be back hurling for a while, membership is necessary for insurance coverage when we do return. If you have not already registered on this system, you will have to register with a username and password and assign Caherline GAA as your club. Membership for 2021 is as follows:- Adult Player = €40; Adult non-player = €30; U-21 = €30; All U-18's = €20 (Max €50 per family).CON & ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL: Sponsored by JP & Noreen McManus, the Con & Annie Kirby Memorial is back at Limerick Greyhound Stadium this March & April and with it our club’s chance to €10,000 & a free fundraising night. Each of the Limerick GAA Clubs assigned to the 6 Finalists on Saturday 24th April are guaranteed a prize.


Caherconlish GAA Football Club. The GAA has issued advice to clubs and counties for activities that are permissible and not permissible in 2021 until further notice. Under Level 5 of the plan for living with Covid-19, individual training only is permitted for GAA clubs. Neither adult nor underage teams may train collectively & club games are not permitted.

Membership. All players have to be Registered for the 2021 season to be covered by insurance, Membership for the 2021 season Youth €20- €40 for two or more players. Student: €20 and Adult: €30.

Con and Annie Kirby Memorial Stake: We are drawn in Heat 12; our greyhound is Deadly Tornado running out of trap 2. Best of luck to him. First round is on this Saturday night 27th of March. LIMERICK DRAW: The first draw for 2021 will take place on Saturday morning, 27th March. Log onto limerickgaa.ie/club-limerick-draw to join today or make contact with one of the committee members. Your support would be greatly appreciated. Fundraiser. We are continuing with our old clothes collection and will hold a collection day in late April date to be confirmed. We also can collect, or you can drop them off to us anytime just contact a committee member. Thanks to everyone that support us.


Caherline National School – Enrolment We are currently taking applications for enrolment for September 2021. If you are interested in enrolling your child in Caherline National School please contact the school for an application form, Tel: (061) 351657, alternatively applications can be downloaded from our website; www.caherlinens.ie. Applications can be posted or emailed to the school. Email: caherlinenationalschool@gmail.com.


Bookings/Enquiries: Contact Millennium Centre on 061 351141/0852885181 Email: info@caherconlish.net

Please send notes for the newsletter before 3.00pm on Thursday to: newsletter@caherconlish.net

https://www.caherconlish.net/millenniumcentrebrochure


PARISH NOTES

Keep in Touch - PARISH WEBSITE - Caherconlish – Caherline parish pastoral website www.ccpp.ie

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK - Caherconlish Caherline Parish @ccparishpastoral OUR PARISH MASS for PALM SUNDAY available from Saturday evening - check Caherconlish/Caherline Parish website www.ccpp.ie ; Also, through parish Facebook / YouTube.

Anniversaries can also be booked for people whose anniversaries occur at this time.

HOLY WEEK/EASTER CEREMONIES (An tSeachtain Mhor)

Palm /Passion Sunday (25th March) – 'take away' blessed Palms (in Boxes) available in both Churches (courtesy of Larry Ryan)

GREAT EASTER TRIDUUM (Three) (1/2/3rd April) All three Ceremonies form one Event.

HOLY THURSDAY & GOOD FRIDAY(2nd) – The Lord’s Passion – see Glenstal Abbey & RTE TV 3pm from Knock

Good Friday (2nd) Parish STATIONS of the CROSS available from the Caherconlish/Caherline Parish website www.ccpp.ie

EASTER SUNDAY/FEAST of the RESURRECTION - Parish Mass available from holy Saturday evening from the Caherconlish/Caherline Parish website www.ccpp.ie Bottles of blessed Easter water will be available in both churches.

BAPTISMS – can happen only with Parents/ Child/ Godparents present/ no parties allowed.

CAHERCONLISH CHURCH open daily 10am to 5pm. Drop in, say a prayer, light a candle. CAHERLINE CHURCH open Sundays 10am to 5pm.

Every year Trócaire asks for your help during Lent to fund lifesaving programmes around the world. Trócaire are appealing to you to continue your support this Lent. The contents of each and every Trócaire box, no matter how small, come together to make a significant difference. This virus knows no borders, but neither does our compassion. FAST FROM CONDEMNATION: FEAST ON ENCOURAGEMENT. FAST FROM GREED: FEAST ON GENEROSITY

SPECIAL BROWN 1 ENVELOPECOLLECTION for Diocesan Needs - Accord, Diocesan Office personnel including Finance person, Child Protection & GDPR. Our parish is asked to contribute 10,200e.

PARISH ENVELOPES: We thank you for your generosity in returning the weekly/monthly envelopes. These can be put in the safe (brown) box in either Church.

FIRST COMMUNIONS in both schools are postponed until September.


YOU MAY WANT TO CONSIDER DOING YOUR WEEKLY/ MONTHLY/YEARLY ENVELOPE ONLINE. The Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly has established a secure and easy system for parishioners throughout the diocese to make contributions to their parishes.(a) Go to Diocesan website - https://cashel-emly.ie/donate/ (b) Press Donate to your Parish on top left side (c) Go down the page and you will see Caherconlish/ Inch St Laurence

(d) Fill in your details of donation and press Donate Now


Limerick Youth Club CLIMATE ACTION GROUP FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN EAST LIMERICK “NO ONE IS TOO SMALL TO MAKE A DIFFERENCENo young person is too small in East Limerick to have a positive effect on Climate Change. Through Limerick Youth Service we are setting up a local club for the Castleconnell, Murroe, Cappamore and Caherconlish areas to explore how young people can create positive Climate Action benefits in their local areas. This club will initially be online forums where ideas can be exchanged, and collective actions take to improve the quality of life for young person in East Limerick. The initial meeting for all the clubs will be on at 5 o’clock Friday 26th of March through Zoom .Please contact any of the below people to receive the Zoom link shaym@limerickyouthservice.org 0868907671 or paul.broderick@limerickyouthservice.org 0872175529


RIVERSIDE FUELS: We are now covering your Local area with the following fuel products: Top quality firewood, (Net bags and Plastic bags) Kindling starter sticks and black hopper turf. All our products are seasoned, and air-dried in our specially designed Shed. We deliver six days a week free of charge. For More information on specials offers and prices ETC. Please contact Patsy on 086 6030881

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