Tai Chi / Yoga classes in Millstreet

Energise Your Body & Calm Your Mind with Infinite Tai Chi and Yoga.

“This gentle form of exercise can prevent or ease many ills of aging and could bbe the perfect activity for the rest of your life.” Harvard Medical School

Canon O’Donovan Centre, Millstreet Town
ASHTANGA YOGA Beginners & Continuation
On Wednesdays 6.30 -7.45 pm
From 30th April
Cost: €70 for 6 weeks course
Infinite TAI CHI & Rejuvenation Exercises
On Wednesdays 7.45 – 9.00 pm
From 30th April
Cost: €70 per 6 weeks course
Boherbue Parish Hall
ASHTANGA YOGA Beginners
On Thursdays 6.00 -7.30 pm
From 1st May
Cost: €50 per 4 weeks
Infinite TAI CHI & Rejuvenation Exercises
On Thursdays 7.30 – 9.00 pm
From 1st May
Cost: €50 per 4 weeks

Please Note: BOOKINGS IN ADVANCE
Contact Irina at 085-7180291 /  email: <email>

Great Response to Daffodil Day 2014 Coffee Morning

Coordinator,  Mary Fitzgerald, Killarney Road and her wonderfully dedicated Team were delighted with the very impressive €1,080.00 fundraised through the recent Daffodil Day 2014 Coffee Morning held at Millstreet GAA Community Hall.   Mary extends sincere thanks to all who supported this very praiseworthy cause.  (S.R.)

Aubane Events Cancellations

As a remark of respect for the late Conor Michael Buckley Meenskeehy, Derrinagree:

  • Set Dancing at Aubane Community Centre on Monday 31 March at 9.15 pm is cancelled, and
  • St. John’s football match against Cullen on Sunday has been cancelled.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Buckley Family RIP.

with thanks for this notice from John F. Kelleher

[read more …] “Aubane Events Cancellations”

Glen Theatre – Wedding Fever / Voice of the Glen

Coming up at the Glen Theatre, Banteer on Sunday 30th March @ 8.30pm is a performance of

“Wedding Fever” by Sam Cree

It’s a hilariously funny comedy ( not to be missed) [see photos]

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Semi-Finals of the Voice of Glen 2014 are on Friday 28th March.Contestants for 3rd round are:
1. Mary Buckely Millstreet Activerly Retired.
2. Eimear Guinee Pieta House
3. Angela Lyons Jeffs Bar Castlemagner.
4. John Murphy Cois Abhainn.
5. Alanna Barry Millstreet Camogie Club.
6. Denis Lehane Quinlans Bar Meelin.
7. Eva O Riordan Mullane Marymount Hospice.
8. Erinn O Connell Forest Hotel Blarney.

Come along and support our two local people Mary Buckley and Alanna Barry. See more info on the Glen Theatre Facebook Page

Hollymount NS Daffodil Day / Coffee Morning

Hollymount National School, Rathmore

are hosting a

Daffodil Day/Coffee Morning in aid of ‘Irish Cancer Society’

from 10am to 12pm on Friday 28th March.

FREE health talk, blood pressure monitoring and BMI will be available on the day.

Come join us for a cuppa and home-baking. Please support.

[read more …] “Hollymount NS Daffodil Day / Coffee Morning”

Meeting the Corkery Family This Morning

Pictured this morning at St. Patrick's Church, Millstreet with Canon John Fitzgerald - members of the Corkery Family - from left - Sr. Rupert, Eily Buckley and Brother Vincent Corkery (presently on an Irish visit from his wonderful work of over 60 years in Malaysia.)   Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Pictured this morning at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet with Canon John Fitzgerald – members of the Corkery Family – from left – Sr. Rupert, Eily Buckley and Brother Vincent Corkery (presently on an Irish visit from his wonderful work of over 60 years in Malaysia.)   Click on the image to enlarge.   (S.R.)

Catering at the European Juggling Championships

EJC_2014_whiteThe organisers of the European Juggling Championships which take place in Millstreet from the 19th to the 27th of July 2014, are seeking food vendors to supply food on site for the EJC festival.

These are the sort of numbers they’re talking about:

  • Customers who live on site for the entire week and require 3 meals a day, as well as snacks and drinks. Day-trippers also attend.
  • Anticipated attendance of 1,500-2,500 jugglers.

Full details and applications can be found here: http://www.ejc2014.org/catering

Millstreet in Spring….Sunshine Between the Rain and the Wind!

A wonderfully colourful rainbow over Cashman's Park on 25th Feb. 2014.   Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
A wonderfully colourful rainbow over Cashman’s Park on 25th Feb. 2014.   Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)
Patrick Buicke enhances the appearance of Millstreet Town Park still further with the splendid painting of the railing near the dressing rooms.
Patrick Buicke enhances the appearance of Millstreet Town Park still further with the splendid painting of the railing near the dressing rooms.
The superb new railing recently put in place at the Station Road entrance to Millstreet Town Park near the new William Neenan Gate.
The superb new railing recently put in place at the Station Road entrance to Millstreet Town Park near the new William Neenan Gate.
With beautiful Clara Mountain in the background Millstreet Town Park is looking magnificent on a bright Spring day - 26th Feb. 2014.
With beautiful Clara Mountain in the background Millstreet Town Park is looking magnificent on a bright Spring day – 26th Feb. 2014 as ever-increasing numbers of people who are exercising use the very popular pathway which surrounds the Park.

 

Mark Meets Mark!

Local man Mark Ellis kindly took the time to pose for a photo with Mark Kelly Tullamore Co.Offaly.after the Cork versus Laois game in Portlaoise last nite.Mark is a proud Cork supporter and the grandson of Brendan an Margaret Bourke
Local man Mark Ellis kindly took the time to pose for a photo with Mark Kelly Tullamore Co.Offaly after the Cork versus Laois game in Portlaoise on Saturday night.  Mark K. is a proud Cork supporter
and the grandson of Brendan an Margaret Bourke of Millstreet.  We thank Margaret and daughter, Martina for this much appreciated picture and caption.   And congratulations also to Mark Ellis on Cork’s success in the important match.  (S.R.)

When will your Electricity be back?

Wednesday’s Storm which was named Darwin, caused many faults to the electricity network locally (as well as frightening the life out of most of us), and lots of us have no electricity or the electricity is coming and going. ESB Networks have released the following information on when we may get back to normality:

Friday 14th Saturday 15th Sunday 16th Monday 17th
(1,250 customers) Sneem, Rangue (1,150) Millstreet, Knocknagree, Kilcummin, Ballygiblin, (1150) Boherbue, Cullen, Rathcoole,Coolkereen, Meelin, Farranfore, Flintfield, Barraduff, Farranfore, (670) Valentia, Waterville, Banteer, Rockchapel, Castlemaine, Killorglin, Flintfield, parts of Millstreet, Killorglin, Countess Road, Torc

The table above is from 8:30pm Feb 14th. For more (up to date) information have a look at updatesfromesb.com

LTV Broadcast Update – LTV2 Programme 231 Will Be Available Shortly

As expected, the present weather conditions have affected the broadcasts of LTV.   While it was not possible to transmit programmes this Wednesday or Thursday it is hoped that if weather permits and if necessary repairs are completed,  Sunday, 16th February,  will see the broadcast of our weekly programmes from LTV1, LTV2 and the Sunday Special from 5.30pm.  We shall keep you updated here on our website.   I have LTV2 Programme 231 ready to deliver to Bernard Crowley for uploading on the Millstreet website.   In the programme we travel briefly to Rossbeigh as well as sharing the Boeing Cheque 2014 Presentation.   We have a delightful musical treat from Rockchapel where through the kindness of Jack Roche we share highlights of a brilliant new video of a Bruach na Carraige Musical Journey through the History of Ireland.   And there’s lots more!   (S.R.)

Boeing Swim 2014 Cheque Presentation to Cork Mental Health Foundation

Following a most successful Boeing New Year Swim 2014 a hugely impressive cheque of €3,920.00 was presented to Brendan McCarthy (pictured at centre behind cheque), Development Manager, Cork Mental Health Foundation
Following a most successful Boeing New Year Swim 2014 a hugely impressive cheque of €3,920.00 was presented to Brendan McCarthy (pictured at centre behind cheque), Development Manager, Cork Mental Health Foundation by the Boeing Swim Committee at Tarrant’s Bridge Bar, Millstreet on Friday, 7th Feb. 2014.   Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Some of the excellent information leaflets available at the event.   Lots more information on www.corkmentalhealth.com
Some of the excellent information leaflets available at the event. Lots more information on www.corkmentalhealth.com
Dedicated participants in the annual Boeing Swim with Supporters.
Dedicated participants in the annual Boeing Swim with Supporters.

 

Enjoying the delicious refreshments at the Presentation.
Enjoying the delicious refreshments at the Presentation.

 

The many kind Sponsors of the Annual Event.
The many kind Sponsors of the Annual Event.

John Tarrant covered the event for the newspapers while Brendan Murphy and I recorded for LTV2 to be [read more …] “Boeing Swim 2014 Cheque Presentation to Cork Mental Health Foundation”