Upcoming Events to be held in Aubane during August
Sunday August 11th : Aubane Social Club Family Fun Day at Aubane Community Centre at 2pm,Lots of Fun for all the Family, All Welcome
Saturday August 17th : Aubane Bi Annual Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Cork at Aubane Community Centre hosted by John, Noreen and Gobnait Kelleher on Saturday 17th August commencing at 10.30.-1.30pm
Sunday August 18th : Charity Tractor Run based at Aubane Community Centre in aid of Millstreet Pipe Band and Remembering Johnny Hickey Former Chairman and Founding Member of Milllstreet Vintage Club and Member of Millstreet Pipe Band,leaving Aubane Community Community Centre at 12.30pm to make it’s way to Ballinagree Vintage Show,
Details-Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.
The Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Truck Run in aid of the ICRR Air Ambulance Service will be kicking off Tommorrow from 12 Noon with all the Trucks on display before the Start and at the Finish of the Event up at K and L.
The Trucks are Scheduled to Return to K and L by 2.30pm approx.
The General Public are very welcome to come along to see the Trucks up close.
There will be a draw with up to 50 great Prizes to be won,Tickets are priced at €5 each and all Proceeds will go to the ICRR Air Ambulance Service, Millstreet Vintage Club would like to thank all the Sponsors of these great Prizes for there Generosity.
The General Public are encouraged to go out and Cheer on the Trucks as they pass through there Area,check out the Route Map below.
Millstreet Vintage Club are asking people attending 11.30am Mass next Sunday to be mindful of Parking on Clara Road due to the Clubs Charity Truck Run taking place.There will be Stewards on duty to keep the area as clear as possible.Thanking you in advance for your co-operation.
WITH JUST 2 DAYS LEFT TO THE CHARITY TRUCK RUN PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL HAULIERS AND INDIVIDUALS CAN BRING AS MANY TRUCKS AS THEY WANT THERE IS NO RESTRICTIONS ON THE AMOUNT OF NUMBERS TO TAKE PART IN THE TRUCK RUN WE HAVE PLENTY ROOM FOR EVERYONE,LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL.
Millstreet Vintage Club are inviting the General Public to come out to Spectate and Support the Trucks as they make there way along the Route for the Charity Truck Run which is being held on next Sunday July 28th,the Event which is in aid of the newly formed Irish Community Rapid Response Aer Ambulance Service,will kick off from the K and L Depot in Millstreet at 12 Noon,it will then travel on to the following areas namely Rathmore,Knocknagree,Ballydesmond,Newmarket, Kanturk,on to the Mallow Killarney Rd over to the Sandpit House,on to Rathcoole going past the Air Ambulance Base and back to the Finish in Millstreet for a BBQ and Entertainment at K and L Warehouse, if you wish to Travel the Route
Denis O’Sullivan Coach Travel will have a Bus taking part in the Run and People are very welcome to come onboard the Bus and be part of the Run if they wish on the Day,the Trucks will be on display at the K and L Depot before they Depart and when they Return back to Millstreet at the conclusion of the Event and the General Public are very welcome to come along to see the Trucks up Close and Personal.
This year’s Stretcher Race was in aid of Luke O’Donoghue pictured with family, friends and staff of the Bush Bar, Millstreet. Luke will represent Ireland in the World Fly Fishing Championships..
Thank you to everyone that supported and donated generously to the cause and Geraldine Dennehy for capturing the atmosphere of the afternoon perfectly.
[read more …] “Luke O’Donoghue receiving the proceeds from the Stretcher Race”
Millstreet Vintage Club are asking people attending 11.30am Mass next Sunday to be mindful of Parking on Clara Road due to the Clubs Charity Truck Run taking place.There will be Stewards on duty to keep the area as clear as possible, Thanking you in advance for your co-operation.
Following on from the Recent Charity Table Quiz for Pieta House held at McCarthy`s Bar in Millstreet a very impressive sum of €3,678.20 was handed over to Pieta House by Joanne of McCarthy`s Bar at a Function in the Bar on Friday Night last,Joanne paid tribute to Everybody that contributed and helped in any way to make this happen and in particular thanked Noel Ducey for his help, below is a photo of some of the group who attended the presentation.
[read more …] “Impressive Amount collected for Pieta House following recent Charity Table Quiz held at McCarthy`s Bar Millstreet”
Presentation being made to Pieta House following the recent Charity Quiz at McCarthy’s Bar Millstreet on this coming Friday Night July 19th at 9.30pm. Everyone Welcome.
A Presentation following the Recent Tractor Run organised by Millstreet Vintage Club will be made to Cullen Pipe Band on next Friday Night July 19th at 8.30 PM in the Cullen GAA Grounds. Everybody Welcome.
Neily McSweeney, Ballydaly would like to thank everyone who sponsored him for taking part in the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle. €2,065 was raised and donated to Pieta House. Please see below letter from Pieta House:
Millstreet Vintage Club were delighted to Present two Cheques to Andrew O`Sullivan who along with a number of other Cyclists went from Mizen Head to Malin Head for two very worthy causes namely Spinal Injuries Ireland and Breast Cancer Ireland recently,the Cycle was spearheaded by Kildare Man Mark Nugent who suffered life changing Injuries in an Accident back in April 2016 which left him wheelchair-bound,Mark completed the Route with his specially adapted bicycle which he pedaled by hand and was joined by one of his best Friends Mary Fitzgerald who is recovering from breast cancer and had not been on a bike for 35 years before January of this year,the Cycle took 5 days to complete and the Group were welcomed by Millstreet Vintage Club to Dromtariffe Hall where they had Refreshments and an overnight Base with the Vintage Club delighted to be associated with two great Causes and the Club would like to wish the very best of luck to them both for the future.
Pictured below is Andrew O`Sullivan accepting the Presentation on behalf of both Charities from Luke Hurley Vice Chairman and Donie Lucey Chairman and Members of Millstreet Vinatge Club.
Notice to all our Truckers and Trucking Friends out there its now just under 3 weeks to go to the Millstreet Vintage Clubs second Charity Truck Run which is being held on Sunday July 28th,the Event is in aid of the newly formed Irish Community Rapid Response Aer Ambulance Service,the Run will kick off from the K and L Depot in Millstreet at 12 Noon,for more details call Daniel Lucey on 086 8680807.
You can donate to the ICRR Air Ambulance with the following BIC and IBAN details IBAN:IE24MATN99221206094207 BIC:MATNIE21XXX
Congratulations to Catherine Sheehan and all the Sliabh Luchra Cycling Club for completing the 180km Annual Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle from all their friends in Millstreet, Banteer, Rathmore and from all the gang at K&L Deliveries. Well done on a great achievement.
[read more …] “Ring of Kerry Cycle Success for Sliabh Luchra Cylists”
Millstreet Vintage Club made a presentation in Bob’s Bar Ballydesmond on Monday Evening last July 1st to Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service following the Clubs recent BBQ Car Run,a Cheque for €2,000 was handed over to Bumbleance which was an outstanding achievement by the Club and Willie Fitzgerald of Millstreet Vintage Club who was COC for the BBQ Run thanked everyone for their generosity and support which far exceeded all expectations,below are a couple of Photos of the Presentation which are Courtesy of Breeda Piggott.
Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Run and Barbeque in aid of Bumbulance Childrens Ambulance Service on this Saturday Evening June 22nd,nice Scenic Route laid on which will finish up at Bob’s Bar in Ballydesmond for Barbeque and Live Music,Sign on at Corkerys Bar in Millstreet from 5.30pm with Take Off at 6.45pm,Entry Fee €10 for Run, All Vintage and Classic Cars/Vehicles very welcome to attend.Call Willie Fitzgerald on 087 2229874 for details.(Note Bumbulance Ambulance will be on Display )
BARNARDOS NATIONAL COLLECTION DAY
Friday 13th September 2019
Team Leaders / Volunteers wanted
The Barnardos National Collection Day, kindly supported by Dell, takes place on Friday 13th September 2019.
We need you on Friday 13th September 2019 to help with organised bag packs and on-street collections in communities across the country.
This is a fun opportunity to take part in a very worthy cause. Not only will you be giving back to the community, you will also get the opportunity to meet people, make new friends, and establish new networks. By generously volunteering your time you’ll be helping change lives and create brighter futures for some of the most vulnerable children across Ireland.
If interested you can apply by clicking here or go to this web page on barnardos.ie.
If you have any questions please contact us on (01) 7080418 or email <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Thank you! [read more …] “Barnardos National Collection Day”
The Burke & McCarthy family would like to thank all who contributed to the collection for Courtmacsherry Lifeboat
& also to all our friends who helped us. The amount collected was €1,858.00. [1
[read more …] “Lifeboat Collection this Weekend”
Neily McSweeney, Ballydaly is is taking part in the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle on July 6th to raise funds for Pieta House. If anyone would like to sponsor him that would be greatly appreciated, just contact Neily or Ciara and they will arrange to meet.
June 21st is MND Global Awareness Day, and Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association are holding a Drink Tea for MND event
Friday, June 21, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM
at O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet.
[read more …] “Drink Tea for MND”
The children of Stepping Stones Pre-School and Afterschool in Derinagree held a fun Pyjama day and raised an amazing€490 for CLIONA’S FOUNDATION ( SEE clionasfoundation.com) a very worthy non-profit organisation that helps families with seriously sick children all around Ireland. We were so thrilled to help and hand over the cheque to Phil who came from Limerick to personally thank us.
[read more …] “Stepping Stones Fundraiser”
The Launch of The Millstreet Vintage Club Truck Run which is supporting the Irish Community Rapid Response on the provision of an Air Ambulance from Rathcoole will take place on tommorrow Sunday June 2nd in Millstreet Town Park,the Truck Run itself will take place on Sunday July 28th.
Those interested in the Air Ambulance and its Service can get a view of the AW109 helicopter in Millstreet Town Park on Sunday at 4pm.
Irish Community Rapid Response (ICRR) founder John Kearney has been striving for a decade to launch a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) in Ireland.
When in operation, the helicopter will be within 20 minutes’ flying distance of a large swathe of the south of the country, from Kerry to Wexford, covering much of the area.
The air ambulance is expected to respond to up to 500 calls per year, and bring most of the population of a 15,000-square-kilometre area within 20 minutes of critical medical care over seven days a week.
It will be critical in getting emergency cases from inaccessible locations to hospitals.
So why not come along to Millstreet Town Park on Sunday June 2nd at 4pm to see at first hand what this unique Service is all about,Everybody is very welcome to attend.
If you wish to do so you can now Donate to the ICRR Air Ambulance with the Instructions stated below.
Joanne and Family@McCarthys Bar Milstreet would like to thank most sincerely everybody that supported our Quiz for Pieta House on Friday Night last May 24th,many thanks also to all the People that gave Spot Prizes and to Everyone that helped out both on the lead up and on the Night,we will be presenting a Cheque to Pieta House in a little while once all the Sponsorship Cards have been collected.
This Saturday Night May 25th : Music by Autumn Gold
Bank Holiday Saturday Night June 1st : Music by The Rogues
Bank Holiday Sunday Night : Music by Anthony Lehane
There is a Charity Table Quiz happening in McCarthys Bar Millstreet on this Friday Night May 24th at 8.30 pm for Pieta House,why not come along for a Good Night Out for a Great Cause,Everybody Welcome.
Mushera Platform Fundraising Afternoon Tea Dance at the Marquee in Ballinagree (at the Back of Laine Bar)
Next Sunday April 28th 2019 from 3pm to 5.30pm,Spot Prizes on Door Tickets,Proceeds to Ballinagree Playground
MILLSTREET GAA CLUB PRESENTATION
TO “FRIENDS OF KIERAN”
Pictured at the presentation in Pairc Ui Rinn Mark Ellis, Michael Murphy, Kevin Crowley and Pearse O’Neill who accepted the cheque on behalf of “Friends of Kieran”.
On last Wednesday night in Pairc Ui Rinn Millstreet GAA Club presented a cheque of €1,000.00 to the “Friends of Kieran Fund” which had been raised at the Poc Fada held on March 18th in aid of Kieran O’Connor, Cork County football player, who is ill and undergoing treatment at the moment. The fundraising event which was organised by the club and in particular, Michael Murphy, was very well supported and we would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who participated, made donations and assisted with stewarding on the day. The presentation was made before the Charity Benefit game between Cork and Kilkenny in Pairc Ui Rinn.
A Great Night was had at the Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Pub Quiz held in McCarthys Bar Millstreet on Friday Night last,there was a great Turnout and the Club wishes to thank everyone who took part and as a result Local Charities will benefit from the proceeds made on the Night,the Club would like to thank Joanne in McCarthys Bar for providing a great Venue,Denis Cremin for being a fantastic Quiz Master,Noreen Meade for checking the Answers and keeping the Scoring updated and Denis Lane for the use of his Amplification Equipment and to Sean Radley for coming along to take some Photos,also many thanks to the people who donated Spot Prizes for the Draw held as well, Congratulations to the Winning Team and to the people that won Spot Prizes on the Night also.