Operation Transformation

Time to peal yourself off the armchair. Put soaps on hold and the pints can wait. Get fit, lose weight and make new friends. No excuses! Starting 12th January in Kilanerin Hall at 7.30pm. Special Guest each night. Start with weigh in and blood pressure test. Wear appropriate walking gear and bring a torch. €5 per night or pay in advance 6 nights for €25. Contact Michael Hughes for more details.Read more …

6th Annual Poetry Competition Winners announced!

Congratulations to the 2016 winner Catherine D’Arcy for her poem ‘Do what makes you happy’, and to the runner-ups Katie Cunningham, Laura Ivers and Michaela Chambers in the 6th Annual Kilanerin.com Poetry Competition 2016. To check out all the entries and winners click here If you would like to get a printed copy of the calendar booklet please contact us.  Read more …

1916 Commemoration

Old Kilnenor Historical Society is holding a 1916 Commemoration to remember the local involvement in the Rising, including; Paddy Boland (Pallas), Mick Kilty (Custodium) & John O’Donohoe (Knockbrack). The Ceremony will take place in Pallas on Sunday, 5th June, after a special Commemoration Mass at 11am mass in Sts Peter & Paul Church. Followed by entertainment and refreshments. Traffic diversions will be in place. For more information: please contact info@oldkilnenor.com, check out www.oldkilnenor.com or www.kilanerin.com/oldkilnenorRead more …

Church News

For the immediate future beginning on Saturday, 2nd April, there will only be one mass in each Church.   The Saturday night mass will be in Ballyfad at 7.30pm and the Sunday morning mass in Kilanerin at 11am. In case of an emergency or funeral the priest on duty will be Fr William Howell 087 6408683 or 087 2378773 BALLYFAD CHURCH Holy Thursday mass 7pm Easter Sunday 9am - Anniversary mass: Jimmy Bolger (Oulart) Eucharistic adoration on Wednesday 10am to 12 noon. KILANERIN CHURCH Good Friday service 3pm Holy Saturday 7pm Easter Sunday 11am Eucharistic adoration on…Read more …

GAA News

Results The first team had a win over St Mary's on Sunday last whilst the second team went down to Askamore during the week. Fixtures The adult hurlers are in Kilanerin on Sunday 27th at 4pm v Buffers Alley. Cul Camps A reminder that you can now book online for this years two Cul Camps, 4th-8th of July and 8th-12th of August.  https://goo.gl/7Wa9Vv Sports Gear Keep putting in and taking out football boots and hurls and helmets that may have gotten too small for anyone in your house. The box is at the Gym…Read more …

Whist

First lady at last weeks whist was won by Donal Kavanagh, second lady was Sadie Mordaunt, and half time lady was Ann Cowman. First gent was Marie Cushe, second gent was Noel Carter, and half time gent was shared by Ross Bailey and Peg Byrne. Raffle winners on the night were Donal Kavanagh, Eilish Murphy and Breda O'Connor. Whist continues on Wednesday night at 8.30pm.  Everybody associated with Kilanerin Whist extend sympathy to Alice and the Gibney Family on the death last week of our good friend Terry.Read more …

Easter Sunday Run/Walk

Easter Sunday 10K road run & 5K run and family friendly walk starting at 1pm sharp at Ballyfad Hall. Register online ar runireland.ie or on the day from 11.30am. Entry 10K €15  and 5K €10, under 16 €5. Info or queries to Pat 087 249 4275 or Gordon 085 719 8018Read more …