Our next “Radio Treasures” Programme on www.corkmusicstation.com will be on Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 from 9:30 to 11:00 pm and will include highlights of the recent Easter Sunday night Concert in Kiskeam during the excellent annual Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival. (S.R.)
Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Car Run on this coming Sunday 23 April, starting from Dromtariffe Parish Hall with Take Off at 12 Noon,all Vintage and Classic Cars welcome, enquiries to Denis O Flynn on 087-2033350 or Donie Lucey on 086-8545873.
And we share further images: … continue reading the full article “Preparing for Easter 2017 in Millstreet”
This Easter Monday, 17th April 2017 marks the first nationwide “Ceiliúradh (Cruinniú) na Cásca” (A Celebration at Easter) – A national celebration of our Irish Heritage, our Irish Art and our overall national sense of pride in our many great attributes as a nation. We thank Conor Nelligan, Heritage Officer for Cork City & County for motivating this special Day of Irish Culture. In Millstreet we shall mark the day in the following way:
2pm to 4pm: Millstreet Museum will present an illustrated account of its many treasures and historic items at our Museum Centre in Carnegie Hall.
4pm to 5.15pm: A Guided Tour of Millstreet Town where focus will be placed on its many significant locations.
5.15pm to 6.00pm: Visiting Drishane Estate where an International Event will be taking place with emphasis on a Family Fun Afternoon.
All the events are free and everyone is most welcome. Below we share images from the recent very colourful annual Easter Bonnet Occasion at Presentation N.S., Millstreet. (S.R.)
And we continue with some more Easter Bonnet pictures – Click on the images to enlarge: … continue reading the full article “Cruinniú agus Ceiliúradh na Cásca 2017 – Celebrating Easter Monday in Millstreet”
Language and Culture Night
Date: Friday 12th May 2017
Venue: Millstreet Community School library
The night will be a chance to celebrate the many languages and cultures represented in our school and in the Millstreet area. Admission is free. All are welcome
This week on ‘Where the road takes me’, John Greene visits the National Learning Network in Donemark in Bantry – regarded by many as one of Ireland’s best kept secrets.
The NLN is Ireland’s largest non-Government training organisation. Their motto is ‘Investing in people and changing perspectives. They are striving hard to eliminate the misconception that they only cater for a specific group in the community. The NLN is for everybody from late teens to sixty five years of age, training is free and they even provide their own bus service to and from the centre. In fact, if you can’t come to them, they will come to you in your own home. … continue reading the full article ““Where the Road Takes Me” This Evening on C103 at 7″
Glen Theatre Drama Group Banteer
by Sam Cree directed by Tadhg O’Keeffe.
Final performance tonight Sunday April 2nd @ 8.30pm.
The Annual Daffodil Coffee Morning (coordinated by Mary Fitzgerald & dedicated Supporters) will take place in Millstreet G.A.A. Community Hall this Thursday, 23rd March 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.. All are very welcome to this important and praiseworthy fundraising event. (S.R.)
An important Heritage Meeting regarding the Church and the Mill with the final presentation to be viewed and discussed before going to print will take place at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Tuesday, 21st March 2017 at 8:30pm. All are very welcome to this important meeting. We thank Margaret Bourke for this significant notice. (S.R.)
There will be a Carriganima-Clondrohid Text Alert Group meeting in Clondrohid Hall on Monday, 20th March 2017 at 8pm. We thank Seán Murphy for this important notice. (S.R.)
U21 FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
MILLSTREET -v- BOHERBUE
2.00p.m. on Saturday, 11th March 2017
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE
We thank Sharon Lane for this important notice. (S.R.)
MILLSTREET ST PATRICKS DAY PARADE 2017
CALLING ALL CLUBS, SCHOOLS, GROUPS, PRE SCHOOL AND INDIVIDUALS TO TAKE PART.
DENNY POP MEMORIAL CUP FOR BEST FLEET ON THE DAY
VARIOUS CASH PRIZES UP FOR GRABS ON THE DAY FOR PEOPLE TAKING PART
LIVE MUSIC IN THE SQUARE FROM 4.30 PM
FREE FACE PAINTING IN THE E CENTRE FROM 4.30 PM
PARADE COMMENCES AT 5.00 PM IN THE GREEN GLENS CARPARK STATION ROAD
Coinciding with the administration of the Sacrament of Confirmation in Millstreet the next “Radio Treasures” on Cork Music Station will be broadcast from 9:30 pm on Tuesday, 14th March 2017. Because that will be St. Patrick’s Week the emphasis will be on music and song of Ireland. (S.R.)