Aubane Social Club Upcoming Events

Aubane Social Club Upcoming Events

Afternoon Tea Dance Sunday 10th March 3-5.30 pm. Music by Peter Lane at Aubane Community Center

Fitness Class in Aubane Community Centre on Thursday 14th March for five weeks concluding on Thursday 11 April. Start Time 8.00pm – 9.00pm. Payment of €40.00 on first night,futher details contact John F Kelleher 086 1942161 or Noreen Kelleher 087 9486673

Good Friday Table Quiz on Friday 19 April at 8.30 pm. Table of Four People  40 Euro. Under 18s Half Price. National School and Secondary School children welcome. Raffle on the Night

Easter Egg Hunt for kids on Saturday 20th April on the grounds of Aubane Community Center.
– more details to follow

Family Fun Day in July.- more details later

 

Celebration of Easter Vigil 2018 in Millstreet

Millstreet Choir pictured after having greatly enhanced the Liturgy of the Easter Vigil on Holy Saturday night in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Lighting the Paschal Candle.
Sharing the Light in St. Patrick’s Church.

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Holy Week Ceremonies 2018

HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES 2018

We invite you to enter into the spirit of Holy Week by joining us for the Holy Week Ceremonies which celebrate the anniversaries of the events of the Passion, death and Resurrection of Our Lord. They are taking place at the following times:

BALLYDALY CULLEN MILLSTREET
Holy Thursday
(Mass of the Lord’s Supper)
6.30 p.m. 8.00p.m.
Good Friday
(The Lord’s Passion)
6.30p.m. 3.00p.m.
Holy Saturday
Polish Community –
Blessing of Food
2.00p.m.
Easter Vigil 9.00p.m.

ALTAR OF REPOSE

Cullen Millstreet
After Mass until 9.00p.m. After Mass until midnight

 

CONFESSIONS

Millstreet Cullen

Holy Thursday

After Mass As announced

Good Friday

After The Liturgy of the Word

Holy Saturday

12.30 to 1.00 p.m.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

Ballydaly Millstreet

Good Friday

8.00p.m. 8.00p.m.

READERS

Millstreet Ballydaly Cullen
Holy Thursday

8.00 p.m.

Bernie Cronin Gillian McCarthy
Good Friday 3.00p.m.

Aideen Buckley (readings)

The Passion

Liam Burke (N)

Liam Flynn (O)

6.30p.m.

Jim Deery (readings)

The Passion

Liam Fitzgerald (N)

Noreen Meade (O)

Holy Saturday

8.00 p.m.

Maria Kelleher

Padraig Creedon

Sharon Lane

Easter Sunday Michael Cashman Maeve O’Sullivan Marie Morley

EUCHARASTIC MINISTERS

Millstreet Ballydaly Cullen
Holy Thursday

8.00 p.m.

Group B

Of Vigil Mass

6.30p.m.

Group E: Con Goulding & Mary Twomey

Good Friday

3.00 p.m.

Group B

Of 11.30 Mass

6.30p.m.

Group F: Denis O’Mahony & Peg O’Riordan

Holy Saturday

8.00 p.m.

Group C

Of Vigil Mass

Easter Sunday Group C

Of 11.30 Mass

Group F Group G: Mgt. Fitzgerald & D. Morley

Should you be unable to attend the above ceremonies, please exchange with someone else.

MINISTERS OF THE EUCHARIST:

On Holy Thursday night there will be a re-commissioning Ceremony for the Ministers of the Eucharist in Millstreet & Cullen. All Ministers are asked to make a special effort to attend.

Preparing for Easter 2017 in Millstreet

Jerry Lehane reminds us of the annual Easter Parade in Millstreet this Easter Sunday and (below) Members of Millstreet Pipe Band practise in their very colourful setting of the Creche “Bandroom” in preparation for the important Millstreet Parade. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

And we share further images: [read more …] “Preparing for Easter 2017 in Millstreet”

Cruinniú agus Ceiliúradh na Cásca 2017 – Celebrating Easter Monday 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: [read more …] “Cruinniú agus Ceiliúradh na Cásca 2017 – Celebrating Easter Monday in Millstreet”

Arrests in Millstreet (11th May 1916)

ARRESTS IN MILLSTREET

During the past week the military visited Millstreet and arrested the following members of the local Sinn Fein organisation—Messrs J. Twomcy, J. Bnckley, J. Riordan, P. Carmody, L.Buckley, and M. Riordan. Accompanying the military were District Inspector Egan, Macroom, and Sergeant Mulcahy, Millstreet, assisted by some members of tho local force.

A Press Association Millstreet , Co. Cork, telegram states—Further arrests were made here yesterday morning in connection with the Sinn Fein movement, but attempts to secure arms and ammunition have been futile. Several persons are evading arrest and have taken to the hills. Three hundred Territorials have arrived.

(Cork Examiner – Thursday May 11th, 1916)

Holy Saturday 2016 in Millstreet

At 8pm the Easter Vigil at St. Patrick's Church, Millstreet began with the lighting of the Easter Candle at the Entrance. Earlier in the day there was a special blessing of the Easter Food Baskets - a very special tradition of the Polish Community. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
At 8pm on Holy Saturday (26th March 2016) the Easter Vigil at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet began with the lighting of the Easter Candle at the Entrance. Earlier in the day there was a special blessing of the Easter Food Baskets – a very special tradition of the Polish Community. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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Easter Garden 2016

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Easter Vigil Ceremony 2016 Begins at 8pm

Special Feature for Year of Mercy recently put in place at St. Patrick's Church, Millstreet. Excellent Artwork as always in such projects is by Declan Crowley of Milltech, Cork. Please note (below) that this year the Holy Saturday ceremony begins at 8pm (not at 9pm as in previous years). Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Special Feature for Year of Mercy recently put in place at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Excellent Artwork as always in such projects is by Declan Crowley of Milltech, Cork. Please note (below) that on this year the Holy Saturday ceremony begins at 8pm (not at 9pm as in previous years). Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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Holy Week Ceremonies

Holy Week CEREMONIES 2016

We invite you to enter into the spirit of Holy Week by joining us for the Holy Week Ceremonies which celebrate the anniversaries of the events of the Passion, death and Resurrection of Our Lord. They are taking place at the following times:

Ballydaly Cullen Millstreet
Holy Thursday
(Mass of the Lord’s Supper)
—- 6.30pm 8.00p.m.
Good Friday
(The Lord’s Passion)
—- 6.30pm 3.00pm
Holy Saturday
Polish Community – Blessing of Food 2.00p.m.
Easter Vigil 8.00p.m

Altar of Repose

CULLEN – After Mass until 9.00p.m. 

MILLSTREET – After Mass until Midnight

 

Confessions

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Easter Ceremonies 1916 in Millstreet

Easter 2015 is just gone, but here’s a look back at the Easter Ceremonies in Millstreet 99 years ago, and how different it was:

1916-04 Report on Easter Ceremonies in MillstreetThe impressive ceremonies connected with Holy Week were carried out with the customary solemnity in St.Patrick’s Parish Church, Millstreet. On Holy Thursday High Mass was celebrated at 10 o’clock, the celebrant being the Rev M. F. Scanlan, C.C.; deacon, the Rev. J. J. O’Sullivan, C.C, and the sub-deacon, Very Rev. J. Canon Casey, P.P., V.F. After Mass the Blessed Sacratment was taken from the High Altar to the Alter of Repose. The children of the Presentation Convent Schools, tastefully dressed, and the members of the Children of Mary Society, preceded by cross-bearcer and neolytes (sp?) . inarched in processional order round the Church. The Altar of Repose, where the Sacred Heart rested in a bank of flowers, and lit up by innumerable tapers, formed a beautiful spectacle, and was visited all day by a constant stream of devoted worshippers. On Good Friday Mass of the Pre-sanctified was celebrated by the Very Rev. J. Canon Casey, P.P., V.F., and tho Blessed Sacrament was taken back to the High Altar in processional order, as on Holy Thursday. All through theo day the Church was visited by worshippers, whose demeanour was most edifying. The glorious Feast of the Resurrection was celebrated with all the joy and splendour befitting the great occasion. At nine o’clock Mass, an eloquent sermon on the [read more …] “Easter Ceremonies 1916 in Millstreet”