Retirement Reception for Hannah Kelleher in Cullen

We’re presently preparing a full feature on the special Mass and wonderful Reception for Hannah Kelleher who after fourteen years of dedication is retiring  from Cullen N.S. where she has been Principal since 2004.  We wish Hannah every happiness in her richly deserved retirement as she embarks on a new phase in life.   Lots more pictures to follow in coming days.  Click on the image below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Retiring Principal, Hannah Kelleher (standing with bouquet on extreme left) pictured with members of her Family at the special reception in Cullen Community Centre following Mass in Cullen Church on Friday, 19th Oct. 2018.

Culture Night in Cullen

Where in Ireland can you be entertained under the one roof by performers fresh from competing in the World Piping Championships in Glasgow, the All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Drogheda and the All Ireland Community Games Choir in the University of Limerick?

It’s all happening in Cullen Community Centre this week Friday night Culture night 21st Sep. 2018 8.00p.m. and it’s free admission.

There will be World Class performances from Cullen Pipe Band plus All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil, All Ireland Scór and All Ireland Community Games Choir winners.  Performers hail from Cullen GAA Scór, Kanturk GAA Scór, Millstreet GAA Scór all ó Barony Duhallow, Millstreet Comhaltas, Freemount Comhaltas Crossfields Ceilí band, Boherbue All Ireland Ceilí Dancers, Newmarket among others including the very talented Casadh Ó Thuaidh group and Cullen Music Group. Arrive early at 7.30p.m. to try out the Pipes and Drums.  See you there.

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Scoil Laitairain 2018

Scoil Laitairain is a 3 week Irish Course which will take place on Monday July 2nd until Friday July 20th 2018 in Cullen Community Centre, Co. Cork. Our course runs from 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday. We aim to promote the speaking of Irish through Irish classes, singing, quizzes, dancing, games and sports. For further information contact 086 3021503 or contact our Facebook page.

Cullen & District Special Needs Association Prizegiving Event 2017

The ten week Sponsored Weight Loss Programme in aid of Cullen & District Special Needs Association came to an end on Monday, 13th March 2017 in Cullen Community Centre. A total of 465 lbs was lost over the ten weeks and a total of €5,270.00 was contributed. Sincere congratulations to the organisers, the winners and all those who helped in any way to make the annual event such a tremendous success. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

And we share lots more pictures from the wonderfully praiseworthy annual event.  John Tarrant will have full details of winners in the “Corkman”. [read more …] “Cullen & District Special Needs Association Prizegiving Event 2017”

Opportunity to Collect Forgotten Clothes Following Summer Camp in Cullen

We’ve been asked to alert those who may have forgotten to collect clothes left after the recent Summer Camp in Cullen that a special opening has been arranged for this Thursday, 23rd July 2015 of Cullen Community Centre from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. so as to give an opportunity to collect forgotten clothes.  (S.R.)

Thank You from the Wall Family

22Friends of Jamie Wall Monster GAA Table Quiz 2015 -800Sheila and Michael Wall and their families, want to sincerely thank the organising committee of the Monster Quiz held in Cullen Community Hall on Easter Monday in aid of The Jamie Wall Trust Fund.

“We are also deeply appreciative of the wonderful support from everyone who was present and those who supported it even though they could not attend. Your kind gesture will never be forgotten and hopefully Jamie’s recovery will be a fitting monument to your magnificent support and goodwill.”

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“Buds of Ballybunion” in Cullen Community Centre on 26th Feb.

The truly excellent Banteer Drama Group's production of John B. Keane's "The Buds of Ballybunion"
The truly excellent Banteer Drama Group’s production of John B. Keane’s “The Buds of Ballybunion” is at the newly renovated Cullen Community on Thursday, 26th February 2015 at 8.30pm. We thank Patricia Moynihan of Cullen for kindly alerting us to this special occasion.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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Superbly Renovated Cullen Community Centre Officially Opened

A wonderfully large gathering assembled on Saturday night 13th Dec. 2014 for the officially opening of the magnificently restored Cullen Community Centre.   It was Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P., Millstreet who performed the opening and later blessed the Hall.   Santa arrived later to a great welcome.  Above we view the "Magnificent Seven" - the dedicated Committee comprising entirely of ladies who so splendidly coordinated the excellent and very successful project.  We share just four of a much larger selection of pictures from the historic occasion.  Lots more images to follow later.   Click on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.)
A wonderfully large gathering assembled on Saturday night 13th Dec. 2014 for the official opening of the magnificently restored Cullen Community Centre. It was Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P., Millstreet who performed the opening and also blessed the Hall.  Santa arrived later to a great welcome. Above we view the “Magnificent Seven” – the dedicated Committee comprising entirely of ladies who so splendidly coordinated the excellent and very successful project. We share just four of a much larger selection of pictures from the historic occasion. Lots more images to follow later.   Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

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