Issue 9 26th February 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


Millennium Centre playground the playground will be open every day from 10am to 5.30 pm. There are restrictions in place that will be reviewed and adjusted going forward. Parents or guardians are required to: To bring their own hand sanitiser for the cleaning of their children’s hands before, and at regular intervals during and after use of the playground equipment. In the absence of such sanitation parents or guardians are requested to refrain from allowing their children use of the equipment. To ensure physical distancing between children. To advise children to avoid touching their face, eyes, nose, and mouth. To ensure children under your care always have regard to the safe use of equipment and to the safety of others. To adhere to the most up to date health advice. Please respect the restrictions in place and we cannot allow unsupervised children i.e., under 18's to be on the grounds and will take steps to ensure compliance.

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.


CAHERLINE GAA CLUB: LOTTO: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, our club lotto remains suspended for the foreseeable future. RETURN TO TRAINING: The GAA has issued advice to clubs and counties for activities that are permissible and not permissible in 2021 until further notice - no on-field activity will be permitted - even at inter county level – until Easter at the earliest. Under Level 5 of the plan for living with Covid-19, individual training only is permitted for GAA clubs. Neither adult or underage teams may train collectively & club games are not permitted. CLUB LIMERICK DRAW: The Club Limerick Draw has been announced for 2021. For only €10 a month, be in with a chance of winning a top prize of €10,000, PLUS 29 additional cash prizes each month. Log onto limerick.ie/club-limerick-draw to join today. 50% of your money goes directly to our club and the other 50% goes directly to supporting our County teams. This is a great opportunity for everyone to give their support to club and county. The first draw for 2021 takes place on March 27th. 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 before training & matches during the latter end of 2020. 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. Once logged in, you will see the membership tab on the left-hand side, click on this and you will see the different membership options available. Click on ‘register’ with the membership option applicable to you; you will be taken to a secure payments link (operated by Stripe) and your payment can be made here by card, directly to the 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).


THE LAST POST: As most people will know the very popular postman John Quinlan retired on the 24th February. We have people asking if we are doing anything to acknowledge his good work. We decided (Kitsy, Marie and Colm) to place a box near the counter at the post office for anyone wishing to contribute or even wanting to write their own personal card. Thank you.


Caherconlish National School: The 50 50 draw is postponed for the moment until a time that it is safe to go back to school. We also have postponed our online payments for the moment until we are up and running again. Thanks for all your support, please stay safe at home.

PARISH NOTES

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

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK - Caherconlish Caherline Parish @ccparishpastora

OUR PARISH SUNDAY MASS available from Sunday 10am during Lent - link through Facebook / YouTube; check Caherconlish/Caherline Parish website.

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

CHURCHES open on SUNDAYS 1OAM to 5PM to drop in, say a prayer, light a candle.

15 MINUTES: if you would like Caherconlish Church to be opened on some weekdays we need volunteers for cleaning. What is involved - 15 minutes using the Sanitising machine within the Church at 5pm Contact pastoral council members or Fr Roy.

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. Please contact the Parish Pastoral Council on 087 1363747 if you have not received your annual Church Building Fund envelopes and we can arrange delivery to you while following the government guidelines.

2021 Trócaire Lenten Campaign - Every year Trócaire asks for your help during Lent to fund lifesaving programmes around the world. You can collect your Box in either Church this Sunday 10- 5pm. Trócaire Resources/ Workshops/ Children’s activities - https://www.trocaire.org › resources

GLENSTAL LENTEN TALKS every Sunday 2pm at www.glenstal/com./abbey/webcam - tick talks

THIS LENT FEAST or FAST

Feast on sowing seeds of compassion and gratitude/Fast from ungratefulness.

Feast on embracing the goodness within me/ Fast from self- pity.

Feast on letting God carry me in my difficult moments/Fast from carrying my burdens alone.

Feast on admitting my strengths and weaknesses/ Fast from negative thinking and discouragement.

Feast on asking for help/ Fast from being self-sufficient.

Feast on my giftedness/ Fast from gossip.

Feast on nourishing and affirming others/Fast from being self-righteous.

Feast on allowing God to love me/ Fast from getting lost in the rush of life.

Feast on respecting the earth and its people/ Fast from polluting our sacred planet.

Feast on welcoming each with Gospel hospitality/ Fast from excluding people from my heart.

Feast on prayer and silence/ Fast from idle talk.

Feast on the Word of God/ fast from making my Lenten journey alone.

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 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

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