Presentation National School – Enrolment for September 2019

We are now enrolling pupils for the coming school year! Our school website gives an insight into the fun and learning which takes place in our school everyday. Enrolment forms can be downloaded from our school website or collected from the school office from 10am  – 3pm. Please return all forms  by February 1st. Please ring 02970957 for any queries.  [millpresns.weebly.com]

Parish Newsletter – 20th January, 2019

PARISH NEWSLETTER
BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – 20th January, 2019
CANON JOHN FITZGERALD P.P.
TEL NOS. MILLSTREET 029-70043/MOBILE 087-7752948
EMAIL: <email> WWW.DIOCESEOFKERRY.IE
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

RECENT DEATHS: Margaret Murphy, Pound Hill.

MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Joan Duggan, West End
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. People of the Parish
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Art, Jackie & Margaret O’Connor, Nohovaldaly
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Donie & Mary Murphy, West End

ANNIVERSARIES: Hannie Murphy, Cockhill; Jackie & the deceased members of the Murphy family, Tanyard; Mai O’Sullivan, Minor Row; Bina Duggan, West End; Kate Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace; Maura Dowling, Murphy’s Terrace; Anna Marie & Sonny Murphy, Clarabeg; Theresa McCarthy, Kilmeedy; Tade Mullane, Curragh; Dan Hickey, Knockduff; Mary, James & the deceased members of the Hickey Family, Derragh; Michael Herlihy, Knockane; Kitty McSweeney, Rathcoole; Timothy & Bridget Nugent, Drumcollogher; Ellen O’Riordan, Carriganima; The deceased members of the McCarthy & Murray Families, Dunmanway.

[read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 20th January, 2019”

Millstreet Vintage Club Cars,Coffee and Chat Morning in aid of Cork Simon Community on Sunday Jan 20th

Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Cars, Coffee, and Chat Morning in aid of the Cork Simon Community, in the Wallis Arms Hotel  Millstreet on tommorrow Sunday Jan 20th All Vintage, Classic, & Retro Cars/Bikes/etc/Members of the General Public are very welcome, so why not come along on the day if you are free and support a great Cause in Cork Simon Community. The Event kicks off at 11am. Contact Donie Lucey on 086-8545873 for more details. New Members are always Welcome to join the Club.

 

O’Flynn Medical Shortlisted for Cork SME Company of the Year

Congratulations to O’Flynn Medical on their nomination for this year’s Cork SME (Small-Medium Enterprise) Company of the Year:

“There is a great buzz at the offices of O’Flynn Medical today when it was announced that we have been shortlisted for the Cork Chamber SME Company of the Year Awards – a milestone in our history that makes us very proud indeed.
We have been very fortunate to have a fantastic staff and great customers to support us along the way, and we are particularly pleased that our efforts in business are being acknowledged by these awards. A sincere thank you to all who have played a part in our business journey to date, and we look forward to continuing our journey during 2019.” [1]


[read more …] “O’Flynn Medical Shortlisted for Cork SME Company of the Year”

Millstreet Adult Learning Centre

Millstreet Adult Learning Centre is now reopened after the Christmas break. Classes for the coming term January to June include:

  • Digital Media (developing skills in Social Media eg: Facebook, Twitter, Digital Cameras etc.),
  • Personal Decision Making,
  • Driver Theory Course,
  • General Learning (One to one and small group tuition available for adults who would like to build confidence with reading, writing, spelling and maths skills needed for work and everyday life)
  • Computer Courses (beginners to advanced classes),
  • English Language (speaking and writing in good English),
  • Arts and Crafts and Singing.

Contact Marie on 086 7707301, Mondays or Thursdays to register or for more information.

Upcoming Events to be held by Millstreet Vintage Club for 2019

Below are Dates for upcoming Events on the Schedule for 2019 to be held by Millstreet Vintage Club to keep a note of in your Diary

Millstreet Vintage Club Cars Coffee and Chat Morning in aid of Cork Simon Community Sunday Jan 20th at The Wallis Arms Hotel Millstreet all Vintage/Classic Cars Bikes Tractors etc Welcome on the Day from 11.00am to 3.00pm,Contact Donie Lucey on 086-8545873 for more details.

Millstreet Vintage Club Cars Coffee and Chat Morning Sunday Feb 24th at Cafe Aroma Millstreet,all Vintage/Classic Cars Bikes Tractors etc Welcome on the Day from 11.00am to 3.00pm,Contact Donie Lucey on 086-8545873 for more details.

St Patricks Day Parade Millstreet Sunday March 17th

Millstreet Vintage Club Spring Car Run in Memory of Johnny Hickey Sunday March 24th,for more details Contact Denis on 087-2033350.

Sunday April 14th Millstreet Vintage Club Autojumble in Millstreet Town,For Details Contact Dan O`Riordan on 087-2452569.

Sunday May 12th Millstreet Vintage Club Tractor Run, for more details Contact Johnny Flynn on 087-9230332.

Saturday Evening June 22nd Millstreet Vintage Club Annual BBQ Run,Contact Dan on 087-2452569.

Sunday June 30th Circuit of Ireland Stages Run Revisited leaving Millstreet Town Contact Donie Lucey on 086 8545873 for more details.

Sunday July 28th Charity Truck Run leaving Millstreet Town Contact Dan on 087-2452569.

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run Sunday September 8th for more details,Contact Luke Hurley on 086-8805437.

Millstreet Vintage Club CART Tractor Run Sunday September 15th for more details Contact Sean on 087-2600640 or Dan on 087-2452569.

Millstreet Vintage Club Model Toy Show Sunday Oct 13th 2018,Admission 5 EURO,Children FREE,Contact Donie Lucey on 086-8545873 for more details.

Millstreet Vintage Club Weekend Away/Car Run Sat/Sun Nov 23rd/24th for more details,Contact Luke Hurley on 086-8805437.

 

Parish Newsletter – The Baptism of the Lord- 13th January, 2019

PARISH NEWSLETTER
BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
The Baptism of the Lord- 13th January, 2019
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email> www.dioceseofkerry.ie
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

RECENT DEATHS: Pat O’Connell, Tooreenbawn; Ned Casey, Carrigacooleen; John Carroll, Clara Road; Sheila McGarry, Mountleader; Vincent Collins 1., Limerick.

MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Matt Murphy, Minor Row
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Peggie Horgan, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Tom, Eileen & Larry Kelleher, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Chrissie Mullane, Dromnahilla

ANNIVERSARIES: Hannah Mary & Timothy Kelleher, The Bridge; Fr. Joe Murphy, West End; Grace O’Callaghan, Macroom Road; John Desmond, Liscahane; Mary & Dan Casey, Carrigacooleen; Mary & John Ryan, Cockhill; Con D. Kelleher, Aubane; Margaret Murphy, Lisnaboy; Lena O’Keeffe, Knockduff; Eugene Sweeney, Cullen; Willie Murphy, Kilbrin; Denis Duggan, Carriganima; Patrick & Lucy Murphy, Mallow; Jerry Kelleher, Banteer.   [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – The Baptism of the Lord- 13th January, 2019”

Millstreet Vintage Club AGM Report

Millstreet Vintage Club held a very successful AGM at The Parish Centre in Millstreet on last Thursday Night Jan 10th.
There were close on 40 people in Attendance comprising of both current Club Members and also a significant number of New people who also became Members of the Vintage Club on the Night at the Meeting as well.
Dan O`Riordan Club Secretary outlined and recapped on a very successful and busy year for the Club in 2018 with many great events being held including a highly successful Charity Truck Run,Car Runs, Tractor Runs, Barbeque, Cars/Chat/Coffee Morning,Model Show etc taking place and as a result the Club raised over €6,500 along the way during the year as well for some very worthy Charities which included a presentation to both Millstreet Hospital and Millstreet Community Housing of €500 each before the AGM took place on Thursday Night last.

Myra Sheehan Club Treasurer gave a detailed Financial Report for The Year while Club Chairman Donie Lucey in his address thanked all Club Members,Fellow Committee Members and anyone else who helped and supported the Club during the Course of the past Year gone by.

Following this a New Committe for the Club was Elected as Follows:

Geoff O`Sullivan- President
John Barry-Vice President
Donie Lucey- Chairman
Luke Hurley -Vice Chairman
Dan O`Riordan-Secretary
Tim Lucey-Assistant Secretary
Myra Sheehan-Treasurer
Tom Mulcahy-Assistant Treasurer
Bernard Crowley-PRO
Dan Barry/Luke Hurley-Safety Officer.
Finbar Hurley-Equipment Officer

Millstreet Vintage Club presented Awards on the Night for the Best Vintage Car to be brought out for the First Time during 2018 by a Club Member,the overall Winner of this was Mary Keane with both Willie Fitzgerald and Peter Dineen taking the Runner Up Awards in this Category.

Millstreet Vintage Club are again planning on having a Busy year in 2019 with many of the Events held during 2018 being planned again for the coming Year with the first Event of 2019 taking place on Sunday Jan 20 which will be a Cars/Coffee/Chat Morning in aid of Cork Simon Community  which will be held at the Wallis Arms Hotel starting at 11am, further details of this Event and all the other Events to take place during the coming Year will follow shortly.
The Club is always open to New Members and if you want to find out more about joining the Club give Donie Lucey a Call on 086 8545873 or Dan O`Riordan on 087 2452569 or you can contact any Club Member and please do check out our  Twitter Page https://twitter.com/MillstreetV for updates, and you can check us out on Facebook as well at https://www.facebook.com/Millstreet-Vintage-Club-1235187116516958/  or Email <email>

Millstreet Students Are True Ambassadors at Magnificent BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2019 at Dublin’s RDS

The wonderfully enthusiastic and dedicated Students from Millstreet Community School at the end of a very full, exciting and tiring Thursday (10th Jan. 2019) inspiring the enormous attendance with their six amazing Projects. We interviewed all of the Students and a very special feature on www.corkmusicstation.com on “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday, 15th Jan. 2019 will be broadcast at 10pm where we shall give a detailed insight into the 55th National Exhibition. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
2018 BTYS Overall Winner, Simon Meehan with Fr. James McSweeney at the Exhibition in Dublin on Thursday. Fr. James was hugely helpful in helping us locate the various people for interviews.
Interviewing the superbly inspiring and wonderfully friendly 2018 Winner, Simon Meehan. Simon from Waterfall near Cork and a Student in Coláiste Choilm in Ballincollig is among the many whom we interview for our special broadcast on Tuesday at 10pm. It makes for fascinating listening.

 

True Ambassadors Supreme for Millstreet Community School participating in the highly prestigious national event. We shall be sharing lots more images later. Every success to all the Students. We thank their Teachers whom we also interviewed for being so very helpful in our attempt to record such an historic occasion.    One of my New Year’s Resolutions this year was to attend this truly fascinating National Exhibition at the RDS…so thankfully the task is fulfilled and now is the time to share the splendid experience!

[read more …] “Millstreet Students Are True Ambassadors at Magnificent BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2019 at Dublin’s RDS”

Millstreet Vintage Club AGM taking place on this Thursday 10th January 2019

Millstreet Vintage Club Annual AGM will take place on this coming Thursday 10th January 2019 in the Parish Centre Millstreet at 8.00pm sharp.All Club Members and anyone out there interested in Vintage/Classic Cars and Tractors are asked to attend,New Members always very welcome to join the Club.

Table Quiz (Friday 1st February) for Millstreet students going to Lourdes as helpers at Easter

Caoimhe O’Leary, Emma Brady, Sarah Bourke and Michelle O’Riordan are 5th year students at Millstreet Community School.  They will all be going on pilgrimage to Lourdes for a week during their Easter holidays 2019 with the Irish Pilgrimage Trust.  They are following in a long line of other students who have gone to Lourdes as helpers and had a wonderfully fulfilling time.

The cost of their flight/accommodation is €670/person and the students are currently fundraising in an effort to cover these costs.  A successful bake sale took place in the parish centre before Christmas.

A table quiz held in The Wallis Arms on Friday 1st February.  More details to follow.  Once again, thank you for your support.

Parish Newsletter – The Epiphany of the Lord – 6th January, 2019

PARISH NEWSLETTER
BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
The Epiphany of the Lord – 6th January, 2019
CANON JOHN FITZGERALD P.P.
TEL NOS. MILLSTREET 029-70043/MOBILE 087-7752948
EMAIL: <email> WWW.DIOCESEOFKERRY.IE
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00A.M.-1.00P.M. & 2.00P.M.-5.00P.M.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. John B “Shamrock” Murphy, West End
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Fr. Joe Murphy, West End
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Michael Dineen, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Michael Lane, Carriganima

ANNIVERSARIES: Julia Kelleher, Kilmeedy; Jeremiah “Darby” Kelleher, Minor Row; Con Corcoran, Pound Hill; Bertie Kelleher, Murphy’s Terrace; Kathleen Cronin, The Rectory; Nell Hickey, Mill View; Daniel O’Mahony, Main Street; Martin Cleary, Clara Road; Clement Kelleher, Tooreenbawn Tim O’Sullivan, Lisnaboy; Kevin Gardiner, Duarigle; Julia & Tim Kiely, Tubber; John & Kitty O’Riordan, Ballydaly; P.J. Murphy, Old Youghal Road & Newmarket; Julia Vaughan, Newmarket; Ellen O’Riordan, Carriganima; Tom, Christy & the deceased members of the Goggin family, Carriganima. [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – The Epiphany of the Lord – 6th January, 2019”

Jobs: Childcare Practitioner Wanted

Curious Minds are currently seeking a childcare practitioner to work under the AIM inclusion model Level 7 support in a Junior ECCE room. This is a Better Start AIM position. The hours are 9am-12pm Monday – Friday during term time until end of June 2019.

***Extra hours are available also ***

The Ideal candidate will have:
• a minimum QQI Level 5 qualification in Early Childcare and Education
• Experience working with children who have additional needs would be desirable but not essential
• First Aid and Child Protection also an advantage
• Immediate start ( following Garda Vetting)

Any further information please contact via email <email> or PM Curious Minds on Facebook. [1]

[read more …] “Jobs: Childcare Practitioner Wanted”

Parish Newsletter – The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph – 30th December, 2018

PARISH NEWSLETTER
BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph – 30th December, 2018
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email> dioceseofkerry.ie
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

RECENT DEATHS: Denis O’Riordan, Knocknakilla; Pat Shortt, Birmingham; Patricia Herlihy (née Tangney), Thurles & Millstreet.

MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Nora O’Keeffe, Ducon Road
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Eddie Murphy, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Dan & Peggy O’Leary, Ploverfield
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Peg & Paddy Healy, Murphy’s Terrace

ANNIVERSARIES: Doireann & Noel O’Sullivan, Liscahane; Hannah Murphy, Main Street; Willie Joe Forde, Mologhroe; Kitty O’Riordan, Kanturk. [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph – 30th December, 2018”

Parish Newsletter – 23rd December, 2018

PARISH NEWSLETTER
BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
Fourth Sunday of Advent – 23rd December, 2018
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email> dioceseofkerry.ie
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following:

RECENT DEATHS: Martin Lawlor, Claramore & Manchester, Denis O’Riordan, St. Joseph’s Gardens and Knocknakilla  

MASS INTENTIONS THIS WEEK-END:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. John Kelleher, Station Road
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Donnchna Murphy, Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Ned, Kitty & Sr. Joseph Cremin, Coalpits
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Con O’Sullivan, Claramore

ANNIVERSARIES: Han & Luke O’Keeffe, The Tanyard; John “Sing” O’Sullivan, Mill View; Bina Singleton, Mill View; Robert Justice, Main Street; Tim Duggan, West End; Paul Fitzgerald Jnr., Clara Road; Noreen & Christy Dennehy, Church Street; Dick, Nicholas & Mona Pomeroy, Clara; Imelda & Jerome Pomeroy, Mountleader; The Deceased members of the Pomeroy Family, Willowbrook; John O’Riordan, Knocknakilla; Helen Moynihan, Lackadota; Margaret O’Hare, Cloghoulamore; Kevin Hickey, Shanaknuck; Timothy, Julia & Catherine Murphy, Coolikerane; Ellen O’Sullivan, Coolinarne; Bridie & Con Riordan, Gortavehy William Buckley, Lislehane; Patie Hickey, Mologhroe; Oona & Pat O’Reilly, Dublin; Cathy Sheehan, Derrygallon & Newmarket; Peg Counihan, Cullen & Dublin; Jane O’Dowling, Cork; Michael Lane, Carriganima; The deceased members of the Leahy Family, Macroom; Mary Randles, Kilgarvan; Philip & Catherine Murphy, Carrigadrohid; Mikey Joe O’Sullivan, Laught; Tim Lehane, Banteer; Teresa & Eugene Sweeney, Dublin; John, Hannah, Kitty & Brendan Dennehy, Lackabawn & New York; Jeremiah Cronin, Kilcorney.  [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 23rd December, 2018”

Christmas Greetings from Aubane Social Club

Christmas Greetings from Aubane Social Club.

Christmas Day Climb Dec 25th 10.30 am in Aid of Air Ambulance Service.

Around the Fireside on Thursday Dec 27 in Aubane Community Centre at 8.30 pm.

Monday Night Set Dancing will resume on Monday Jan 7th 2019.